GoomaTown Sundowner

Published on Tuesday, 19 February 2019 at 9:39:00 AM

#Goomatown Sundowner - Thank a Volunteer Day

On Thursday 7 February 2019, Council acknowledged individuals who volunteer with Council and community groups across the district for their invaluable contribution to the liveability of Goomalling.

Our Congratulations also go out to Sue Carr who received a life membership to St John Ambulance after more than 29 years’ service to the Goomalling Sub-centre.

Sue Carr receives Life Membership of Goomalling St john Ambulance

Fifty-six community groups were celebrated at the ceremony ranging from lifesaving services like the St John Ambulance to recreation clubs (listed below).

Volunteers received free supper, a few beverages and a memento pen supported by Department of Communities.

Thank a Volunteer Evening 2019

Goomalling's volunteer organisations acknowledged at the evening (in alphabetical order):

  • Gabby Quoi Quoi Catchment Group
  • Goomalling & Districts Community Financial Services
  • Goomalling Aboriginal Corporation
  • Goomalling Bowling Club
  • Goomalling Children's Centre (Playgroup)
  • Goomalling Community Garden
  • Goomalling Community Opshop
  • Goomalling CRC Committee
  • Goomalling Cricket Club
  • Goomalling Farmers Club
  • Goomalling Football Club
  • Goomalling Go-Kart Club
  • Goomalling Golf club
  • Goomalling Gumnuts Early Learning Centre
  • Goomalling Historical Society
  • Goomalling Hospital Auxilary 
  • Goomalling Konnongorring CWA
  • Goomalling Ladies Hockey Club
  • Goomalling Lions Club
  • Goomalling Men's Shed
  • Goomalling Netball Club
  • Goomalling Nippers Football Club
  • Goomalling Parents & Citizens Association
  • Goomalling Parents & Friends Association
  • Goomalling Primary School Board
  • Goomalling Railway Station Restoration Society
  • Goomalling Twilight Group (f.k.a. Goomalling Senior Citizens Club)
  • Goomalling St John Ambulance
  • Goomalling Swimming Club
  • Goomalling Tennis Club
  • Goomalling Town Bushfire Brigade
  • Goomalling Toy Library
  • Goomalling Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service
  • Goomalling Wado Ryu Karate Club
  • Goomalling Youth Group Inc
  • Jennacubbine Bush Fire Brigade
  • Jennacubbine CWA
  • Jennacubbine Dirt Kart Club
  • Jennacubbine Hall Committee
  • Jennacubbine Progress Association
  • Jennacubbine Sports Council
  • Konnongorring Bush Fire Brigade
  • Konnongorring Hall Committee
  • Konnongorring Recreation Council
  • Konnongorring Tennis Club
  • Mortlock Pony Club Inc
  • Mortlock Sports Council Inc
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Once again thank you to all our volunteers, may you be empowered to know that you have a direct impact of our community's vibrancy and inclusiveness.

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