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Posted by Shawn Paris on May 24, 2015 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (10)

Now-Remembered Australians have a new meeting place and permanent premises thanks to Lismore YWCA.

The YWCA at 101A Rous Road in Goonellabah has offered the group a meeting room with an attached kitchenette for making our coffeeand tea, and a little courtyard outside which has a BBq in it.

We have also been given a storage area there for our growing accumulation of literature and other assets.

Meetings will be held at the YWCA rooms from Friday June 5, 2015.

If anyone ...

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Newsletter April 2015

Posted by Shawn Paris on April 5, 2015 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)






President’s message


Hi everyone! Welcome to Now-Remembered Australians first 2015 Newsletter. Sorry it has been a while since the last newsletter. We now have a new editor so thanks Peter and welcome to the position.

For those who don't already know, the group purchased a twelve-seater bus at the beginning of the year. We are now able to offer more outings and activities. Thanks to W...

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Wattle Place visit

Posted by Shawn Paris on October 23, 2014 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Now-Remembered Australians Inc recently had a visit from Nicole Cunningham, Manager at Wattle Place.

The group took a bus trip in our bus to Lake Ainsworth on Thursday, September 25th and had a delicious seafood feast by the lake.

On Friday, September 26th, we had lunch at Lismore Sports Club.

It was an excellent visit and we appreciate Nicole's taking the time out to come and see us way up here in the far north!

Thanks to NRCF

Posted by Shawn Paris on October 23, 2014 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Now-Remembered Australians Inc. would like to thank the Northern Rivers Community Foundation for funding which allowed us to purchase a towbar for the bus and a trailer for group use. Thanks NRCF for your assistance and provision of a wonderful asset for themembers to use.

Royal commission media release

Posted by Shawn Paris on June 12, 2013 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)




Tuesday 11 June


Royal Commission arrives in Queensland

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has arrived in Queensland. The Royal Commission’s Chief Executive Officer, Ms Janette Dines, announced that face-to-face private sessions with Commissioners started today in Brisbane and will continue for at least four weeks.

Private sessions have been running in Sydney for the last mo...

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Gympie Muster trip

Posted by Shawn Paris on September 11, 2012 at 6:45 AM Comments comments (2)

Now-Remembered Australians Inc. members recently went on a trip to Gympie Muster. 

We stayed at the beautiful Big4 Noosa Bougainvillia Holiday park, where the service was great, and we enjoyed the facilities- a heated pool; games room with pool, table tennis, air hockey and arcade games; giant chess set and jumping pillow.

We arrived in time for a barbecue lunch on the Friday before heading out to the Muster in ...

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Newspaper Article

Posted by Shawn Paris on May 29, 2012 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Forgotten no longer


Andy Parks | 10th May 2012 12:27 PM At the beginning of a Senate Committee report into the “Forgotten Australians” is a quote from Nelson Mandela.

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New meeting place

Posted by Shawn Paris on February 5, 2012 at 4:35 AM Comments comments (0)

   Hi Everyone!

Now-Remembered Australians Inc. will now be holding the fortnightly meeting at the PULSE CAFE in the Northern Rivers Conservatorium and Arts Centre on the corner of Keen and Magellan Streets, Lismore.

It is still at 1pm every second Friday, the day after pension payday.

Hope to see you there!

You can easily see the entrance to the cafe from Keen Street. There are purple and white signs with arrows pointing the way....

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New Meeting Place

Posted by Shawn Paris on February 27, 2011 at 7:09 PM Comments comments (0)

Now-Remembered Australians Inc will, from March 4, 2011, be holding its meetings at Gunnawannabe in Union St., South Lismore.

They will continue to be held at 1pm every second Friday (the day after pension payday).

Hope to see you there! 


Posted by Shawn Paris on October 9, 2010 at 1:39 AM Comments comments (1)


Thanks to everyone who sent entries in to the logo competition. The competition was drawn on August 31st, and above is the winning entry, submitted by Marc Pearce.

It represents a winged creature, but there are holes in the picture (Just like there are holes in the picture for many of us!). The holes represent the missing pieces of o...

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