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March 15, 2020

Fringe 2020 – Flying High

What a star studded performance our 2020 Fringe concert turned out to be. Not only did it feature one of Australia’s (via New Zealand) best cornet players, Kevin Joughin, but Hugh Jackman (channelled by M.D. Peter Smith) led us to the revolutionary barricades of the…
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December 13, 2019

Campbelltown Christmas Carols 2019

There were no fireworks, but our centenary year definitely ended with a bang, not a whimper. The warm-up (literally) consisted of community carols in the idyllic surroundings of Thorndon Park. 36 degree heat meant that the parade had to be cancelled, but that didn’t stop…
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November 13, 2019

Remembrance Day 2019

At 11 am on 11 November 1918 the guns on the Western Front fell silent after more than four years of continuous warfare. The allied armies had driven the German invaders back, having inflicted heavy defeats upon them over the preceding four months. In November…
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November 13, 2019

Moonlight Markets 2019

For the last 7 years, the Campbelltown City Council have held their Moonlight Markets at Thorndon Park. The markets are held on the first Friday of November, December, January and February and are regarded as one of the significant markets in SA with over 10,000…
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October 18, 2019

Lobethal Harmony Club 2019

We are almost at the end of October already and the centenary pace continues. This time we partnered with the Lobethal Harmony Club (a male voice choir) in an evening concert at the Lutheran Church. Fitting band and choir on stage was a logistical nightmare…
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October 10, 2019

Centenary Celebrations!

Unfortunately centenaries only happen once in a hundred years, but at least no one can say we didn’t make the most of the occasion. The current band with MD Peter Smith had rehearsed for several weeks prior to the main event, but celebrations really started…