Happy Birthday to the following community members – we hope you all have the best day
July 10 - Ashyln O'Donnell
July 13 – Hugo McDougall
July 14 – Ceceila Gilfellon
July 16 – Lynette Cronin
Congratulations to recently engaged locals Marty Wright and Lisa Evans! We hope you enjoy this very exciting time!
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Dumbleyung CRC Reduced Hours
Please note that the Dumbleyung CRC will be
manned by volunteers on
Monday 15th July
Thursday 18th July
Monday 22nd July
There will be reduced hours on these days:
9.30 am to 3.00pm.
Restricted service provision will be available these days.
The Dumbleyung CRC apologises for any inconvenience caused.
Sympathy to family and friends of former locals
Within the last fortnight three former Dumbleyung residents have passed away – Dorothy Bennett, Georgie Walduck and Lil Ainsworth. Our sympathy and thoughts are extended to their families and friends.
Dorothy Bennett, mother of James and Sarah, mother in-law to Shonel and David and Grandmother to Evelyn, Dayna, Sophie, Katie and Grace. Mrs Bennett’s funeral was held in Busselton on Monday 8th July.
Georgie Walduck and her husband John managed the deli opposite the road house. Daughter Lesley is responsible for the Dumbleyung Emblem.
Lil Ainsworth/Fry lived in Dumbleyung with husband Alan Ainsworth who was station master at Dumbleyung.
Article by Beth Bartram
Pictured recently donating their time and pruning the roses at the Dumbleyung War Memorial were Helen Gooding, Liz Dare and Maureen McManus along with Peter Payne from the Shire of Dumbleyung. Thank you for your time and expertise ladies - we look forward to magnificent blooms once again in spring.
The Dumbleyung CRC are seeking volunteer journalists to help write and collate articles for the Quack Chat. If you are a budding writer and would love to contribute local news or have a love of history and writing we’d love to hear from you. Training provided! Contact the CRC on 9863 4829 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help!
Staff and committee of the Dumbleyung CRC along with community members and volunteers contribute to the weekly Quack Chat Newsletter.