29 November 2018 - Donation of $30,000 to Dementia Australia

The first two months of the fundraising campaign has lead to $30,000 being donated for research into early onset dementia.

Further fundraising activities will continue until 30 April 2019.

25 November 2018 - Nomination for "Community Event of the Year"

So successful was the book launch and art exhibition that it's been nominated as "Event of the Year" in the Carrathool Shire, the winner to be announced on Australia Day 2019.

13 October 2018 - Book launch and art exhibition in Hillston NSW

Former Western Lands Commissioner Geoff Wise officially launched the book. "Despite severe drought throughout the Hillston district, and a town population of only 1,400 people, $27,000 was raised on the night. A huge achievement", Mr Wise said.

Results of Auctions and Club 300 Raffle

Item Details Name
"Window to the Outback" quilt       $3,500             Ellen McMaster
Auction of first book $520 Gus Hodkinson
Club 300 1st Prize Joe Rose
Club 300 2nd Prize Lyn Death
Club 300 3rd Prize Sharon Salas
Club 300 4th Prize Rajesh Gupta