past events

Gulgong national meet 2015


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national meet at Gulgong 2015

gulgong wednesday


Wednesday was Gulgong community day with breakfast being cooked by the Showground Society.







community stalls

A variety of community stalls where on hand in the pavilion.







boles competition

The seventh annual soft floor (softies) V's hard floor (tin billycans) camper trailer boles competition was played for the Nyngan Cup trophy hosted by Greg Carthew. The defending champions, Mal & Greg retired unbeaten and did not play.

There were six people including kids playing for the hardies and four players for the softies. Spectators cheered and booed each and every shot, sometimes accompanied by spectacular mexican waves. After strenuous struggles on both sides the winning team for the softies were Peter & Deidre Clarke and for the hardies, Chris Rogers and Craig Quinn.

Under the watchful eye of referee Greg Carthew, a hard fought battle ensued with the game starting out evenly scored, but slowly the softies pulled away. In a thrilling finish the softies triumphed with a 13 to 7 points win.





kids triathlon

Nigel & Amelia Welsh hosted a kids triathlon which included a sack race, egg & spoon race & three legged race.



fold the toilet tent

Happy hour give time for everyone to catch up & have a laugh with the fold the toilet tent competition. Fastest time was Terry Agland.









an evening at the prince of wales opera house

Henry Lawson described the Prince of Wales Opera House as one of those “rough built theatres and stages where the world’s best actors trod”. A performance of “Lawson's Gulgong Mates” was preformed by the Gulgong MADS with a billy tea & damper supper. Members were encouraged to attend in colonial or bush dress for the occasion, adding to the atmosphere of the evening.