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Starlight putting a smile on kids’ faces

Thursday, 30 January 2014

For seriously-ill children life can seem like one giant merry-go-round of hospital and doctor visits, medicines and painful operations. It can be a never-ending cycle for some but this is where organisations like the Starlight Children’s Foundation Australia come in. Formed in 1988, the organisation helps brighten the lives of chronically-ill children and relieve the

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Fighting fit for taekwondo champ

Wednesday, 22 January 2014

In their free time, most other 15 year olds would be hanging out with their friends, going to the movies or playing computer games. Not Deanna Kyriazopoulos. This 15 year old is currently training seven times a week over six days to prepare for the 2014 US Open Taekwondo competition to be held later in

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Variety of sub-sports clubs at Canterbury

Thursday, 16 January 2014

Asides from being proud supporters of the Bulldogs, Canterbury League Club also plays host to many other sub-sports clubs that call Canterbury home. Some of the sub-clubs on offer include the Bulldogs Squash Club, Canterbury Community Backgammon Club, Earlwood Ex-Servicemen’s Senior Citizens Touring Club, Belfield RSL Social Golf Club and Canterbury League Indoor Sports Club

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Bulldogs a hit in The Bay

Monday, 13 January 2014

Over 500 Bulldogs fans excitedly gathered at The Bay Sports Club to welcome their heroes at the annual Bulldogs Family Day on January 10. The event kicked off at 1pm with the Bulldogs split into two groups – one group participated in a social game of bowls while the other half mingled with fans taking

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$4,000 cash prizes in Mahjong Grand Finals

Wednesday, 8 January 2014

Mahjong Australia ended their first season at Canterbury with $4,000 in cash prizes given away at yesterday’s Grand Final game. Two winners, Yuen To and Johnny Lo, won the grand final prize of $1,000 each; beating out 97 other players who participated on the day for season points and cash prizes. Second prize winners, Donald

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$10,000 CANTERBURY RENEWAL CASH WINNER

Friday, 3 January 2014

Nikolaos Kotrotsos is one happy Canterbury Member after walking away with $10,000 cash from our recent Membership Renewal Competition. His name was drawn out of 19,701 entries. To receive an entry Members had to join or renew before 31 December 2013. Nikolaos was delighted to find out he was the winner. He said he will

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C-Life raises money for Movember

Wednesday, 18 December 2013

C-Life team Can-tache-bury did their bit for men’s health in Movember by growing moustaches and raising a total of $1614. For the first time, five Mo’Bros and one Mo’Sista from the gym took part in the month long event which raises worldwide awareness for prostate and testicular cancer, and men’s’ mental health. Their top-earning fundraiser

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Celebrate Chinese New Year at Canterbury!

Monday, 16 December 2013

Come join the team at Dynasty restaurant on Monday February 3 at 7pm as they host an exclusive Chinese New Year dinner and show to usher in the Year of the Horse. The menu will be a 10 course banquet dinner with desserts and fresh fruit platters served at the end. Tasty offerings on the

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Basic life skills necessary for children

Sunday, 15 December 2013

For many school children the concept of budgeting, debt management or preparing for a formal job interview is a difficult one at the very least. Parents are usually the first port of call to teach these life lessons however not all are properly equipped to do so. The situation is further exacerbated as schools do

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Tasty tours highlight multicultural hubs

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Food tours are a great way to try new flavours, uncover hidden food gems and explore different parts of Sydney previously not visited. One such food tour, called Taste Tours, was established in 2010 and has been operated by the Benevolent Society as a long term community development initiative of their Growing Communities Together (GCT)

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