Lansdowne Valley news with Times correspondent Margaret Haddon

Heath Watts will entertain at the Lansdowne markets on July 29.
Heath Watts will entertain at the Lansdowne markets on July 29.

The Lansdowne Community Hall markets will be held on Saturday, July 29 at the Lansdowne hall and surrounding grounds.

There will be various stalls selling everything from fresh home baked cakes, slices and jams, plants, craft, second hand goods and lots more.

Heath Watts will be there entertaining with his beautiful music.

Morning tea will be available from the kitchen and the barbecue will be available to purchase one of Ron’s great sausage sandwiches.

The market opens from 8am until noon.

For stall hire please phone Val on 6556 7261 or Rhonda on 0418 920 984.

Football club trivia night

The Lansdowne Football Club’s Trivia Night being held at the Airport Tavern, Cundletown is on Saturday evening, July 15.

The evening will be commencing at 6.30pm sharp.

It is a gold coin to participate and it will be tables of eight to 10 people.

Everyone is invited to attend.

For further information contact Scott 0419 943 329 or email

Entertainment at Upper Lansdowne

A reminder that the Upper Lansdowne Hall committee will be presenting a great night of entertainment with “Snez” who will be performing tomorrow evening Saturday, July 15 at the Upper Lansdowne Hall.

She will be supported by not one but two support acts, Stewart Peters and In Acchord.

It will be a great evening and all for just $15.

Hearty soup and cake will be available from 6.15pm.

For bookings please phone 0409 456 846.

Garden club meets at Coopernook

The Upper Lansdowne Garden Club will meet next Tuesday, July 18 at 10am at Di Palmer’s home in West Street, Coopernook to plan yet another club outing.

Barbushka near Lorne hosted the last outing providing a delicious morning tea with rosella jam, lemon myrtle honey and other goodies along with a talk on the produce they grow on the farm and their exports.

If you would like to join the group’s garden club you will be made welcome no matter where you live. For further information please phone Shirley on 6556 0128. 

School resumes

The first day of term three, Monday July 17, will be a staff development day at our local schools.

Students return to school on Tuesday, July 18.

Drivers please take note: The 40kph school zone will operate on Monday.