Greetings to all RPA members and committees from the South Coast
Branch, where you are always welcome to visit if you ‘happen to be
down our way’!
A special welcome to new and ‘newer’ RPA South Coast Branch members;
Jill Hawkins, Claire Crockett, Jeanette Akhurst, Mark Kielly, Bill
Davies, Russel Clanfield, Joe Blyth, Leroy McMillan, Maj. Kim
Jackson, Les Bursill OAM, David Smith, Bob Thompson, Gordon
Douglass, Pig Usher and Dusty Jones.
It’s great to see so many friends, family & associates joining to
keep the Branch viable and vibrant! We look forward to your
involvement, friendship and fellowship.
Congratulations to long time RPA South Coast Branch member Doug
McLeod on the award of his Veteran Member Certificate. Doug joins
Margaret Ford who became a Veteran Member in February.
Congratulations to Branch Member Vicki Saker from Batemans Bay who
successfully completed the 3 day/300kms 2018 Remembrance Bicycle
Ride raising money to support Police Legacy.
Shoalhaven Heads Hotel was the venue for our social luncheon in
March and was attended by Paul & Rhonda Rutledge, Bob & Gail
Williamson, Robert Cochrane, Paul & Jill Hawkins, Ron Akhurst, Leroy
McMillan & John Crockett. A great time was had by all in the sunny
garden by the river….
April saw the Branch bi-monthly meeting held at the Shoalhaven
ExServicemans Club, Nowra with another Social Luncheon being held in
May at Sussex Inlet RSL Club where eleven members enjoyed a
scrumptious and very generous meal in the dining room overlooking
Upcoming social Diary Dates
June 21st – 1100 hrs. AGM Shoalhaven ExServicemans Club, Nowra Guest
Speaker – Les BURSILL OAM.
July 18th & 19th – TATHRA/BEGA Trip - Meet local members at the
Tathra Bowling Club 1100 hrs on 19th.
August 16th – 1100 hrs. Ulladulla ExServos Club – Luncheon
RETIRED POLICE DAY – September – Details TBA
September 28th – 1000hrs – Police Remembrance Day Service - St
Stephens Church – Bomaderry.