Canning City Lions Club (Inc.)

District 201W1, Western Australia, Australia.

Lions Club of Riverton

Noteworthy Projects

 

  1. Joy Sinclair organised Afternoon Tea Dances at Government House Ballroom, Fremantle Town Hall and the Pagoda Ballroom (this was the last event before the Ballroom was demolished.

  2. Monster Quiz Night was organised jointly with Lynwood Districts to raise funds for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. More than 30 tables of 8 attended the now demolished Lynwood Arms Hotel.  Christine was the organiser for the Riverton Club, Ian Walker was the Auctioneer on the night and the MC was ABC announcer Gerry Gannon

  3. Children’s Easter Fun Day was organised by Jan Hay.  Free event for all children at the Park which is now the Riverton Leisureplex. Bouncy Castles, Animal Farms, Train rides, Fairy Floss etc

  4. Donated a pianola to the Everglades Senior Citizens Centre

  5. City of Canning Directory delivery.  Approximately 5000 directories were delivered.

  6. Monster Raffle held at Riverton Forum with all shops in High Road Riverton contributing

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Several major membership drives did not see any new members join the Club and in 1996 Joy Sinclair and Ian and Christine Walker joined the Lions Club of Lynwood Districts, which has now become the Lions Club of Canning City.  In 2015 a former charter member Ann Boughen re-joined Lions at the Canning City Club.