Minutes of the GENERAL MEETING held on Monday, the 29th August 2011 in the South West
Community Centre, 171 Sturt Street in Adelaide.

President Lynn Venning welcomed members and opened the meeting at 2:05 P.M.

APOLOGIES: - E. Halden, A. Maschgan & K. McLaren.

Over 80's Birthdays: -

Nenke            Lyall     26 Aug 1919 Foreman, Foundry         Islington            92
Skinner          Maria    25 Aug 1925 Library Assistant           Adelaide            86
Sandford        Max      26 Aug 1929 Weighbridge Attendant  Port Adelaide     82
Jacobs           Hazel    28 Aug 1922 Friend Member                                     89
Van Den Berg Leo       28 Aug 1928 Engineman                    Dry Creek         83
McKenzie       George  31 Aug 1922 Helper, Metal Trades       Islington          89
Hamrol          Edna     31 Aug 1930 Wife of Steve (Deceased)                      81
Nas               John     05 Sep 1926 Senior Train Clerk            Mile End          85 

The death of a non-club member Peter Anthony on the 19th of August 2011, aged 59 years was
reported. Worked for the S.A.R., A.N., National Rail & Pacific National, possibly as an Engineman?


1. The minutes of the previous General Meeting were accepted at the Executive Meeting and
        copies were available from the table.
2. Barrie Stroud was asked to draw the first raffle ticket.
3. The Next Meeting will be held on Monday the 12th of September. A travel DVD of trains in
        Europe is planned at this time.
4. The following meeting will be held on Monday 26th of September.
5. Names and payment for the Christmas Luncheon (on Monday the 12th of December 2011 at the
        Pavilion on the Park) are now being accepted. The cost to members who attend the Christmas
        Luncheon will be $25.00 per person.
6. Members then watched an interesting DVD depicting mainly steam trains on the Peterborough
        Division in the 1950's/1960's thanks to Pat Marzahn.

Members were thanked for their attendance.

The Meeting was closed at 3:05 P.M.

There were 23 members present. Raffle proceeds after door prizes were $36.00

Future meetings will be on 10th & 24th of October and also 7th & 21st November.
Christmas Luncheon will be on Monday the 12th of December at the Pavilion on the Park.

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