FUNDRAISERS and OTHER CELEBRATIONS.

I went to Crazy Day on Saturday and I LOVED it. Back to roots size festival. Got me thinking once more of the small fund raisers and the small festivals like my beloved AZALEA Festival and the URUNGS SPORTS WEEK.

Then I figured there must be even older celebrations and fund raisers in my equally beloved HISTORICAL NEWSPAPERS ONLINE from the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF AUSTRALIA so I am going for a hunt this morning and see what other ideas we can come up with for raising money for the BELLO HOSPITAL and other worthy causes. See what Ideas we can come up with for simple pure FUN.

FUN IS NOT A FOUR LETTER WORD.

Okay then, Back into the bowels of the NLA Historic Newspapers and lets see what ideas we can reclaim from the past.

IDEAS FOR FUN AND/OR FUND RAISING IN THE BELLINGEN SHIRE.

A steamer ride to the North Beach
A Cricket Match with Deep Creek.
A day at the Races
Novelty Flower Show.
A Scottish Fair
Belgian Day on the Bellinger

 

fun The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW 1842-1954), Wednesday 18 April 1900,

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Wednesday 18 April 1900,

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article14306491

flower The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW  1842-1954), Friday 22 September 1950,

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842-1954), Friday 22 September 1950,

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article18174156

SCOTTISH FAIR Clarence and Richmond Examiner (Grafton, NSW 1889-1915), Saturday 20 May 1911,

Clarence and Richmond Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1889-1915), Saturday 20 May 1911,

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article61609523

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