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Canterbury Amalgamates with Punchbowl Club

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Late last year Canterbury Members were asked to vote on the amalgamation of Canterbury Bankstown Tennis & Bowls Club located in Punchbowl. Members voted for the amalgamation and in December 2016, Liquor and Gaming NSW approved the decision. As part of the agreement, Canterbury has committed to $1 million plus funding for core activities to

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Meet The Islands Family

Monday, 31 October 2016

The Islands welcomes you to its table, to join in the warmth and generosity of traditional and modern authentic Greek cooking. Located inside The Lakemba Club, it is a family-run restaurant that welcomes you with a smile, creating an atmosphere that is relaxed, warm and social. Manager Theodore Loudaros and his family team, consisting of

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Meet the Team: Wally

Friday, 21 October 2016

Supervisor Wally has been a friendly face at Lakemba for the past few years now and says that the best thing about working at the Club is the commitment and respect shown by staff on a daily basis. What’s your favourite thing to eat on the café menu? The Fish & Chips served with salad,

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New Authentic Greek Cuisine at Lakemba

Thursday, 6 October 2016

Warm welcome to Theodore and his team who have just opened their brand new restaurant, The Islands, at The Lakemba Club! The Islands, a restaurant with an emphasis on delicious and authentic Greek cuisine, offers a great selection of mezze ranging from tarama to tirokafteri, tiropita, tender souvlaki, and freshly-baked pizzas. Diners can also sink

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Lakemba Legends take on Dooleys in Shuffleboard Competition

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

The day started with genial smiles and good humour all around but it couldn’t hide an exciting tension in the air as teams readied themselves for the chance to win the championship cup. Taking place at The Lakemba Club, the inaugural Western Suburbs Shuffleboard Championship had the Lakemba Legends taking on players from Dooleys Shuffleboard

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Providing Homes for Homeless Veterans

Friday, 22 July 2016

Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Lynne Cosgrove (middle), CEO of RSL Life Care Ron Thompson (second from the right), Manager for Homes for Heroes Adrian Talbot (left hand corner with wife Emily and children Eliza, Sophie and baby Jean).   They have put their lives on the

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More Seniors Trying their Puck at the Latest Craze

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Canterbury Bankstown Express; 19 July 2016

Donate Used Winter Clothing to the Homeless

Tuesday, 31 May 2016

For the month of June, Canterbury will be hosting a winter clothing drive for the homeless – the Club invites all Members and staff to donate and give the gift of warmth this season. The charity drive will be collecting gently used and clean jackets, jumpers, tracksuit pants, socks, beanies, gloves, scarves, hoodies, with a

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Senior Shuffleboard Encourages Community Bonding

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

In a bid to increase senior participation rates in recreational and healthy community activities, a shuffleboard was recently installed at The Lakemba Club for the enjoyment of Members and guests. Shuffleboard enthusiast and Bulldog Legend, Steve Mortimer, has been running tutorials for staff and Members to introduce and teach the finer details of the game.

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Meet the Team: Trish

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Staff member Patricia, or Trish as she likes to be called, has been with working for the Canterbury Group for over eight years, predominantly at The Lakemba Club. What is your favourite thing about working at Lakemba? I like the friendly atmosphere. What’s your secret tip about making good coffee at the Cafe? Make sure

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