What's on

WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK IN & AROUND BRIDGETOWN

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Fri 11th August

  • CLUB B 10am – 12 noon, Movie Day “Waking Ned Devine”, enquiries to Danni 0447 713 368
  • MUSIC AT THE CIDERY

Sat 12th August

  • TASTE OF THE BLACKWOOD 10am – 5pm at the Bridgetown Town Hall with local foods, wine & ciders, arts & crafts. Free adult & children’s workshops. Entry is a gold coin donation.
  • BLACK TRUFFLE TASTING BOARDS @ EMPORIUM BISTRO 12 noon – 3pm. The Emporium is presenting a selection of 4 truffle tastes with matching wines. Bookings 9761 2018

 Sun 13th August

  • RIVER PARK MARKETS 8am – 12 noon at the Blackwood River Park with a variety of stalls selling fresh local produce, preserves, plants, bric-a-brac and lots more
  • BLACK TRUFFLE TASTING BOARDS @ EMPORIUM BISTRO 12 noon – 3pm. The Emporium is presenting a selection of 4 truffle tastes with matching wines. Bookings 9761 2018
  • ROSE PRUNING DEMONSTRATION 3pm-4pm at Hillview Garden Centre with Carolyn Cabassi. This is a hands-on practical workshop pruning a variety of roses including climbers. Cost is $10 pp. Book by calling 9761 1672

    Wed 16th August

  • BRIDGETOWN GOLF CLUB CANCER FUNDRAISING DAY 2pmat the golf club with a table of goodies to purchase   and afternoon tea for $5 pp.

 

COMING EVENTS

  • FIVE ELEMENT YOGA WITH CHRISTINE, Monday 14th, 21nd & 28th August, $5/person, suitable for all levels. For more information contact 0499 316 125
  • NANNUP FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL 17TH – 20TH August go to for more info
  • BISCUIT BAKING & MORNING TEA The Bridgetown Family & Community Centre with the Greenbushes Belles & Bridgetown CWA invite everyone to a morning tea of their freshly baked biscuits at 10.30am at the Bridgetown Lesser Hall on Friday 18th August
  • FREE NBN INFORMATION SESSION – INDEPENDENT ADVISOR 23rd August Bookings essential as limited places, phone Bridgetown CRC 9761 2712
  • BVAA PRESENTS THE MOVIE “HACHIKO” a true story of faith, devotion & undying love. Starring Richard Gere & Joan Allen. Saturday 26th August at The Bridgetown Repertory Theatre, tickets at the Visitor Centre.
  • BALINGUP MEDIEVAL CARNIVALE 27th & 28th August dress in medieval costume and join the fun. For more information go to their website

 

Summary

Wed Aug 9

Thu Aug10

Fri Aug 11

Sat Aug 12

Sun Aug 13

Mon Aug 14

Tue Aug 15

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Rain

Rain

Showers increasing

Showers easing

Possible shower

Maximum

11°C

13°C

15°C

16°C

16°C

13°C

14°C

Minimum

4°C

2°C

5°C

7°C

8°C

7°C

6°C

Chance of Rain

90%

70%

90%

90%

90%

90%

90%

 

 

  • FIVE ELEMENT YOGA WITH CHRISTINE, Mondays 7th, 14th, 21nd & 28th August, $5/person, suitable for all levels. For more information contact 0499 316 125
  • AUST GOV. MOBILE SERVICE CENTRE 9th August 9am – 4pm at the Railway Car Park. Staff from Centrelink, Medicare, Child Support, DVA & ATO will be available to assist customers with their queries.
  • TASTE OF THE BLACKWOOD 12th August 10am – 5pm at the Bridgetown Town Hall with local foods, wine & ciders, arts & crafts. Free adult & children’s workshops. Entry is a gold coin donation.
  • NANNUP FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL 17TH – 20TH August go to for more info
  • FREE NBN INFORMATION SESSION – INDEPENDENT ADVISOR 23rd August Bookings essential as limited places, phone Bridgetown CRC 9761 2712

 

 WHAT’S ON EVERY WEEK

MONDAY

  • THE BLACKWOOD CLUB meets between 10am-3pm for social outings and activities. All welcome.
  • CREATIVE DANCE FOR BOYS & GIRLS learn about rhythm & movement, 4pm -4.30pm for kids aged 3 – 5 years. Contact Sean & Norma on 0487 335 695 IN RECESS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
  • DJEMBE DRUMMING CLASS FOR ADULTS 6pm – 8pmContact Sean & Norma on 0487 335 695 for more information.
  • JUBILEE SINGERS meet at 7.30pm at St Brigid’s Church, it is a nondenominational choir that has no auditions you just need to like singing gospel and blues. Phone Jennie on 0438 027 470 for more info
  • BLACKWOOD KARATE at the Bridgetown Town Hall during school term – Juniors & Parents 5pm-6.00pm, Seniors (teenagers & adults) 6pm – 7.30pm. Phone Scott & Michelle 9761 1642 or 0410 335 339 for more info.
  • MONDAY AT HENRI’S Support Programs for Positive Life Changes 5.30pm at Henri Nouwen House, 16 Hester St, Bridgetown. For all enquiries phone 9761 2027
  • YOGA 5.30pm at the Anglican Church Hall, phone Susie on 0413 822 870 for more info

TUESDAY

  • COMMUNAL GARDENING 8am for coffee at the Barking Cow, 9am for gardening at Ashbil Community Garden
  • THREADS OF FRIENDSHIP PATCHWORK GROUP 9am-3pm at the Bridgetown Art & Craft Centre, Steere St. Phone Elspeth 0477 611 147 for more info`
  • BRIDGETOWN DIABETIC GROUP Meets 1st Tuesday of the month at 10 am at the old Convent for support, ideas & socialising. Phone Joy 9761 4208 for more info.
  • 5 ELEMENTS YOGA 6am &9.30am at Natural Therapies Centre. Enquiries to Christine Ashbil 0499 316 125
  • TABLE TENNIS
  • BRIDGETOWN BRIDGE CLUB
  • TUESDAY AT HENRIS Support Programs for Positive Life Changes 10am – 12.30pm at Henri Nouwen House. For all enquiries phone 9761 2027
  • PILATES OPEN MATWORK
  • ZENTANGLE ART CLASSES ALSO PATCHWORK/EMBROIDERY/CROCHET CLASSES at Black Cat Studios. Phone 9761 4427 or 0414 564 433 for more info and bookings.
  • DAY FOR GIRLS Bridgetown Chapter meet 1st & 3rd Tuesday at 50 Flintoff Rd at 9.30am-3pm. BYO lunch. Call Brenda 0407110754 for info.
  • YIN YOGA 11am at Natural Therapies Centre, phone Susie 0413 822 870 for more info

WEDNESDAY

  • WHIST DRIVE at the Bridgetown Bowling Club at 7pm for 7.30pm start. Contact Fiona 9761 1731
  • PROBUS CLUBmeets 2nd Wed each month for a morning tea meeting at The Bridgetown Bowling Club from 10am-12 noon.  New members welcome (retirees or semi retirees) – for enquiries phone Barbara on
  • 0419 927 781
  • SOCIAL GOLF8am at the Bridgetown Golf Club. Cost is $5. Phone Alan 9761 2214 or Lyn 9761 4536
  • OM HEART YOGA SPACE 9am – 10.30amat the Natural Therapies Centre. Phone 0414 702 235
  • THE BLACKWOOD CLUB meets between 10am-3pm for social outings and activities. Phone Margaret Gibbs on 9242 0242
  • SOCIAL INDOOR SOCCER
  • THE BRIDGETOWN CAMERA CLUB meets 1st Wednesday of the month, Silver Chain building, 7.30 pm, beginners & more experienced welcome. Phone George 9761 2491, Brian 0423 879 472 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • BLACKWOOD KARATE at the Bridgetown Town Hall during school term – Little Bears (4 & 6 year olds) 4.20-4.50pm, Juniors (children & parents) 5.00-6.00pm. Seniors (teenagers & adults) 6.00-7.30pm. Phone Scott & Michelle 9761 1642 or 0410 335 339 for more info.
  • YOGA NIDRA(deep relaxation) 4.30pm, 5.30pm & 6.30pm at home studio. Phone Susie 0413 822 870 for more info.
  • BALLROOM DANCING 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month 7pm – 9pmin the uniting Church Hall. Phone 0439969659 for info.
  • BRIDGETOWN FREEMASONS 1st Wednesday of the month at 7pm at their Lodge in Hampton St. Contact the secretary on 9761 1768 for info
  • BRIDGETOWN GO JU RYU KARATE at the Greenbushes Primary School Art & Music Hall 3.15pm beginner class 6 years & up, 4.30pm Senior Grades, 6pm Adults 12+. Enquiries to Damien Bell 0408 913 989 or (W) 9761 1099

THURSDAY

  • AFRO & HIP HOP DANCE
  • BRIDGETOWN WALKING GROUP leaves at 9.00am from the railway car park, all welcome. Cost is $2. Phone Dianne 9799 3230 for more info
  • ARTS & CRAFTS GROUP 10am – 3pm for an informal sewing, knitting & crochet session at the Art & Craft building cnr Steere & Barlee Streets. Phone Karla 9761 1288 for more information.
  • YOGA
  • SOCIAL BOWLS & MORNING TEA at the Bridgetown Bowling Club 9am start. Everybody welcome.
  • BRIDGETOWN/MANJIMUP STAMP & COIN CLUBmeets 1st Thursday of the month in the Bridgetown Library at 4.30 pm.   Phone Dianne on 9799 3230 for more info
  • BRIDGETOWN SING AUSTRALIA
  • PILATES OPEN MATWORK
  • BLACKWOOD WOMEN’S GROUP meet 1st Thurs each month at 1pm at the Bridgetown Showground
  • PATCHWORK QUILTING SEWING GROUP 1pm – 4pm at the Greenbushes Community Resource Centre. Phone 9764 3575 for more info
  • BRIDGETOWN GO JU RYU KARATE behind Ooh La Lollipop (access behind shop) 3.30pm Sub Junior class 5yrs, 4.30pm beginner class 6yrs and up, 5.30pm adults 16+. Enquiries to Damien Bell (W) 9761 1099 or 0408 913 989

FRIDAY

  • MAHJONG 1 pm at the Silver Chain building, beginners welcome. Call Anita 9761 4123 for more info.
  • TOASTMASTERS 1st & 3rd Friday at the Greenbushes CRC, phone Helen 0400 010 832 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for info
  • BRIDGETOWN GO JU RYU KARATE at the Greenbushes Primary School Art & Music Hall 3.15pm beginner class 6 years & up, 4.30pm Senior Grades, 6pm Adults 12+. Enquiries to Damien Bell 0408 913 989 or 9761 1099

SATURDAY

  • FAMILY YOGA 1st Sat of the month 10am-12pm at Natural Therapies. Bookings essential on 0417 334 222.
  • PILATES/YOGA FUSION
  • COMMUNAL GARDENING
  • OLD GAOL & MUSEUM SHED 10am-2pm with exhibitions of historical photos and artefactsfrom the Bridgetown-Greenbushes area. The Historical Society website is
  • BRIDGETOWN GO JU RYU KARATE behind Ooh La Lollipop (access behind shop) 8.30am Adults 16+, 10am beginner class 6yrs and up, 11am Senior Grades. Enquiries to Damien Bell (W) 9761 1099 or 0408 913 989