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Memberships are now due for 2018/19

Just a reminder to members that Membership fees are due for Renewal on March 1st.
Your fees need to be paid prior to April 30th or your Membership will lapse.
N.E.L.F.C is required by Law to advise our Insurance Company of

For this reason, we need overdue Membership Fees paid
and up to date information conveyed prior to April 30.

Membership Application Form    Download

General News
The club has two large VIBROLAPS for sale For $200 each to any Club Member.
This is an ideal opportunity to extend your machinery collection with a fantastic buy.
If you are interested ring John Mason on 67722161.
The Gemshow is well on the way to being organized.
Don’t forget Ray will need help on the Friday. Saturday & Sunday for set up as well as tidying up.
Mike needs numbers so that he can finalize the Agate Creek Trip in July 2018. This promises to be a brilliant fossicking trip as well as great, great fun.
Please take part if you can in the whole trip or just part of it – You will ENJOY.
Contact him on the Header Phone no.
Noel McLaren is unfortunately leaving us to retun permanently to Canada. He has some
rocks from the USA that he wishes to sell to members. If you want to contact him
Phone 67783009
There is a Gemshow to be held in Emmaville on the June Long Weekend 2018.
As this is a new show starting please support them either by trading
or attending if you can
Event Co-ordinators Report JANUARY 2018
Our Christmas Party was a howling success, With good fun and great comraderie. We were
sorry to here that Noel and Martha could not keep the car on the road coming home.
Thankfully they are now recovering.
 The Gemshow is progressing very well. The hall is booked out and with 27 outside traders
booked in with little room left for more traders. The catering is organized and the
showground is organized but I still need helpers at the show from Thursday.
Thank You, Ray

The 2018 Gemshow arrangements are under way and under control.
Looking forward to a great show.



The club trip going up to Agate Creek in July 2018

The trip will be our 2018 Yearly Trip.


Full Minutes
of Annual General Meeting and General Meetings are available
for viewing on the Clubroom Noticeboard by any club member wishing to do so.

Club Membership Fees are the same for 2017—2018
SINGLE - $25.00 (Member over 18 yrs)
FAMILY – $30.00 (Adults/Children Under 18)
Name Badges will be produced / mailed to you with the next Newsletter.
Cerium Oxide and Tin Oxide available at Clubroom for sale to members.
Members unable to attend a General meeting can tender General Business
items in writing to P.O Box 82, Uralla seven (7) days prior to meeting.

NSW State Forests Fossicking Permits
Apply online for a 12 month permit to fossick in NSW State forests. State-wide permits cost $27.50 and covers up to 5 people in a family (2 adults/3 children under 18 yrs )

When fossicking in State forest, you must adhere to all relevant legislation, guidelines, permit conditions and maps. For more info, or to apply for a permit, HERE

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