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.

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Meet The Islands Family

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.

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Meet the Team: Wally

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, which is really great value.

If you could be any superhero who would you be?

The Invisible Man.

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Providing homes for homeless veterans

22 July 2016

They have put their lives on the line protecting Australia but ex-service personnel are finding it hard to be back home with more than 3,000 homeless and/or suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

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Senior shuffleboard encourages community bonding

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 Staff Member Trish

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 your milk is hot and there are no bubbles.

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