Month: May 2016

Healthy Biggest Morning Tea draws in the crowd

The lack of sweet cakes and biscuits didn’t deter Members, guests and staff from eating their way through Canterbury’s Biggest Morning Tea and raising $1118.55 in the process. This year Canterbury and C-Life Health Club took a different approach to serving up a heavy sugar-laden breakfast – instead promoting the importance of good nutrition and

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Donate used winter clothing to the homeless

For the month of June, Canterbury will be hosting a winter clothing drive for the homeless – the Club invites all Members and staff to donate and give the gift of warmth this season. The charity drive will be collecting gently used and clean jackets, jumpers, tracksuit pants, socks, beanies, gloves, scarves, hoodies, with a special

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Senior shuffleboard encourages community bonding

In a bid to increase senior participation rates in recreational and healthy community activities, Riverwood Community Centre recently received a donation of a brand new shuffleboard table valued at $11,480 from Canterbury League Club. The game of Australian tabletop shuffleboard is very easy to learn – players play against each other and try to achieve

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Canterbury community program wins ClubsNSW award

Canterbury League Club’s community efforts to feed the homeless in the city has been recognised with a Highly Commended award at the ClubsNSW Club and Community Award last Friday night. There were fifteen other finalists in the highly contested category of Disability, Welfare & Social Inclusion. Every month a group of Canterbury staff members, in

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LARGEST EVER JACKPOT

Congratulations to the lucky member who recently won NSW’s largest jackpot ever in MegaBucks. A massive $658,304.68 was won. “For one of our Members to win over half a million dollars is exciting. That kind of win changes lives” said COO Jon Brain.