NEWS

POWERING SURGERIES TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Monday, 15 March 2021

A $24,000 donation from Canterbury League Club to purchase an Integrated Power Console (IPC) system has gone a long way to improving the experience of children having ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgery at Canterbury Hospital. The IPC is a specialised surgical tool that helps remove soft and hard tissue, and bone during surgery in

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Scooter brings new lease on life

Monday, 15 February 2021

Long-time Belmore local, Ray Aboud, has been recently rocking the wheels of his new mobility scooter courtesy of a $6,000 donation from Canterbury League Club which helped purchased that and a wheelchair. Last year, Ray lost his right leg after doctors had to amputate it below the knee due to blockages in the veins of

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Meet Judah

Monday, 1 February 2021

Whilst Judah only commenced working at Canterbury in 2018, this Belmore local’s association with the Club started much earlier. “I chose to work at Canterbury as I have always had fond memories of times visiting there as a child,” said Judah. “I’m a Belmore local so it was the go-to place for my family, usually

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Umbrellas cast a welcome shade at local hospital

Friday, 29 January 2021

Staff and visitors to Canterbury Hospital have been enjoying the summer sun safely in the shade thanks to a $5,000 donation from Canterbury League Club which helped purchase seven outdoor umbrellas. The umbrellas were installed at the hospital’s canteen outdoor dining area and provides people with a shaded place to sit during the day. “Since

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Mandatory Face Masks

Monday, 4 January 2021

As announced in the new NSW Government regulations, as of midnight Saturday 2 January, masks are now mandatory for Members and guests on the gaming floor. All front-line Canterbury staff will also be required to wear a face mask when on duty. The safety of our staff, members and guests is our number one priority

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Covid-19 no barrier to bringing Christmas cheer to families in need

Monday, 21 December 2020

Santa and his helpers from Campsie’s Salvation Army will be delivering $5,000 worth of toys and food hampers to families in the local area thanks to a donation from Canterbury League Club. In the weeks leading up to Christmas, the Club purchased trolleys-full of toys, school supplies Woolworths WISH gift cards and pantry items such

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Canterbury donates Christmas hampers to the local community

Friday, 18 December 2020

Christmas is the Season of Giving and here at the Club, we love to share the Christmas cheer! We are proud to donate 100 Christmas Hampers to Canterbury Meals on Wheels and Canterbury Hospital to say thank you to their dedicated volunteers and frontline staff. Thank you for your amazing efforts to the community in

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Thank you for supporting Pink Week!

Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Social distancing as the new normal has not stopped Canterbury’s popular Pink Week from raising $860 for National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) in support of breast cancer research and prevention. From Monday 19 October to Sunday 25 October, $1 was donated to NBCF for every pink dessert sold at Bakehouse Café and The Bistro. Whilst

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Drinking coffee kind to youths

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Patrons getting their daily fix of coffee at Canterbury League Club got a lot more bang for their buck on Thursday 1 Oct when they helped raised $753 for Youth Off the Streets’ Cup of Kindness Day. A whopping 753 coffee/hot drinks were sold on the day across Canterbury, The Lakemba Club and Moxon Sports

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Older pets finding purr-fect matches with other seniors

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Senior pets have a great chance to be re-homed into a new family thanks to RSPCA’s Seniors for Seniors program which was proudly sponsored by a recent $10,000 Canterbury League Club donation. Fiona and her gorgeous cat, Piaf, (pictured) were one of the first few pairings that occurred at RSPCA’s Sydney (Yagoona) Shelter when the

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