This month in the Bend

Saturday 1 July – Trivia night – It’s time to organise your table of participants or just join a team on the night. Come and join the fun – the only pre-requisite is a sense of humour!

BYO drinks and nibbles. Venue: 21 Gongflers Drive – Rudi and Sue’s home. Time: arrive around 7pm for a 7:30pm start. Please text/phone or email Sue an RSVP so you get a spot at a table and a chair!! Email – or message her 0439 101 962.

Parking could be tight – please park respecting other residents and ensure our narrow roads aren’t blocked. Neighbours Gavin and Mal at 37 Gongflers are OK with careful parking in their driveway.  Signage will be out to guide you.

Sunday 9 July 8.30am Bird walk  Meet at the corner of Henley Rd and Catani Blvd near the fire station. Bring binoculars if you have them, water and sturdy shoes.

Wednesday 12 July – Committee meeting 8pm

Saturday 15 July – Cafe Benders 10am at the Fire station. 10am to 12noon. Cake and coffee for sale to support our Brigade. If you can, please bring a cake to share.

Sunday 16 July – Landcare – 9.30am meet at the corner of Catani Blvd and Henley Rd near the Fire shed. Dress to work. You can make a difference. Morning tea provided. Bring hats, water, gloves. Enquiries: Luke Doyle 9712 0902

Sunday 30 July – General meeting – 2pm at Pam and Andy McMahon’s home Gongflers Dve. Guest speaker – Stephen Brend from Parks Victoria. Stephen will give us a short talk, including slides, about the Grey-Headed Flying Fox colony in the Yarra Bend Park which is his responsibility.   The brand new and amazing Residents Publication for the Bend of Islands will also be launched – further details for the day will follow.

Details always on the message tree

Queries to Pam McMahon