Monday, November 21, 2016

December 2016 Calendar of Activities

01 Dec, Thursday - Parramatta City Daylight Lodge No 1014
Regular Meeting & Christmas Celebrations
10:00 AM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
$10 per person, Ladies invited

04 Dec, Sunday - Lodge Jose Rizal Management Meeting
05:00 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

05 Dec, Monday - Lodge Antiquity No 1 Regular Meeting/
Christmas Party [$40.00 per person dining donation, RSVP]
07:00 PM, Sydney Masonic Centre
All invited in the Christmas Festive Board

07 Dec, Wednesday - Lodge Burnside No 729
06:00 PM, Presentation of 50 Year Certificates
and Jewels and Christmas South [$25.00] Ladies Invited
Castle Hill Masonic Centre

08 Dec, Thursday - Lodge Beecroft Christmas Social Meeting
06:30 PM start, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
All invited, smart casual, dining fee $20.00 [adults]
Please RSVP to Lodge Secretary by 30th November.
If bringing a child under 12yrs old free but please bring a
wrapped gift not exceeding $20 for Santa to present.

09 Dec, Friday - Lodge Alpha No 970 Christmas Party
05:30 PM Tyling, Blacktown Masonic Centre
All invited to the party, $25 per adult. RSVP JW

10 Dec, Saturday - Lodge Jose Rizal Christmas Party
05:00 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Ladies, children & other Brethren & friends invited, Pot luck.

10 Dec, Saturday - Lodge Hellenic Arcadia No 177 Installation
04:30 PM, Egyptian Room, Royal Arch Masonic Temple, Petersham
Ladies invited, $40.00 Dining fee

13 Dec, Tuesday - The Hills Lodge Annual Christmas Party
06:30 PM, [RSVP 3rd December, Lodge Secretary]
Castle Hill Masonic Centre
$20 per adult, children free [Santa will be there!]

13 Dec, Tuesday - The Royal Empire Lodge No 613
40th Frank Kensett Annual Memorial Luncheon
12:30 PM, The President's Dining Room, Parliament House,
Macquarie St Sydney NSW 2000
$150 per person, RSVP only ticketed event

13 Dec, Tuesday - Freemasons' Association 'Spirit of Christmas Lunch'
12:00 Noon, Sydney Masonic Centre
[A three course Yuletide Buffet Lunch, $45 per person, RSVP 07 Dec]

17 Dec, Saturday - District 25 Charity Sizzle Dural
Starts at 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM [one or two hours shift]
Bunnings Dural, 248/252 New Line Rd, Dural NSW 2158

17 Dec, Saturday - Quarterly Grand Communication UGL NSW & ACT
04:30 PM [seated at 04:45 PM, 05:00 PM start],
Brethren only [summer dress]
Grand Communication & Festive Function [07:00 for 07:30 PM]
Ladies & other guests invited, RSVP by 14 Dec, $65 per person,
$70.00 after 14 Dec
Sydney Masonic Centre, 66 Goulburn St, Sydney NSW 2000


Monday, October 31, 2016

November 2016 Calendar of Activities

05 Nov, Saturday - UGL NSW & ACT Freemasons
Masonic Open Day
Various Masonic Centres & Temples
[Castle Hill Masonic Centre not included/close]

06 Nov, Sunday - LJR Management Meeting & Final Rehearsal
02:00 PM Start for ALL Incoming Officers Rehearsal
05:00 PM for 05:30 PM start, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Potluck, Ladies welcome

07 Nov, Monday - Lodge of Antiquity No 1 Remembrance Day
First Impressions on Freemasonry & Lodge of Antiquity No 1
07:00 PM, Sydney Masonic Centre

10 Nov, Thursday - Lodge Beecroft No 359
2nd & 3rd Degree Demonstration, Grand Lodge Team
07:30 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

11 Nov, Friday - Lodge West Epping No 731 Passing
07:30 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
$10 Dining fee

11 Nov, Friday - Lodge Alpha No 970 Passing
[LJR's Bro Roque will be passed]
06:45 PM Tyling, Blacktown Masonic Centre
Corner of First & Boys Ave, Blacktown NSW 2148
Ladies invited, $10 Dining fee, please RSVP with Bro JW.

11 Nov, Friday - Egyptian Room Open Day
07:00 PM start, Royal Arch Masonic Temple
[aka Petersham Masonic Temple]
All invited [children must be accompanied by adult], Smart casual

12 Nov, Saturday - Lodge Jose Rizal No 1045 Installation
05:00 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Installation Banquet [RSVP only] at
Castle Hill Bowling Club

13 Nov, Sunday - District 25 Charity Sizzle
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Bunnings Blacktown

13 Nov, Sunday - Institution & Installation of Hunter Valley Chapter
Order of DeMolay, NSW Grand Council, DeMolay Australia
02:00 PM, Toronto Masonic Centre
57 The Boulevarde, Toronto NSW 2283
Masons and Ladies are all welcome.

14 Nov, Monday - Lodge Galileo No 1019 Raising
07:00 PM Tyling, Sydney Masonic Centre

19 Nov, Saturday - Lodge Education No 814 Installation
06:00 PM Tyling, Egyptian Room, Petersham Masonic Centre
Ladies invited

20 Nov, Sunday - District 25 Charity Sizzle
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Bunnings North Parramatta

21 Nov, Monday - Lodge Hellenic Arcadia No 177 Initiation
07:00 PM Tyling, Royal Arch Masonic Temple
Dining fee $20.00, Ladies invited

22 Nov, Tuesday - Blacktown Hawkesbury Lodge of Instruction
07:30 PM start, Hawkesbury Masonic Centre
731 George St South Windsor NSW
Smart casual with regalia

26 Nov, Saturday - Lodge The Star of Australia No 200 Installation
06:30 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Ladies invited.

26 Nov, Saturday - Lodge Cedars No 1041 Christmas Function 2016
07:00 PM, Villa Blanca, 53 Raymond St, Bankstown NSW 2200
Ladies & guest invited [Ticketed event, RSVP only] $75 per person

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Oct 2016 Calendar of Activities

02 Oct, Sunday - District 25 Charity Sizzle Seven Hills
Bunnings Seven Hills [Abbott Rd entrance]
Starts at 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM [one or two hours shift]
Corner of Windsor and Abbott Roads, Seven Hills NSW 2147

02 Oct, Sunday - LJR Management Meeting
05:00 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Ladies invited, Pot luck

03 Oct, Monday Labour Day - District 25 Charity Sizzle Dural
Starts at 08:00 AM - 040:00 PM [one or two hours shift]
Bunnings Dural, 248/252 New Line Rd, Dural NSW 2158

06 Oct, Thursday - The Grand Master's Golf Challenge
In support of the GM's Charity: Prostrate Cancer Council Australia
12:00 noon pre game sausage sizzle
01:30 PM Tee off, Ambrose - shotgun start
Manly Golf Club, 38-40 Balgowlah Rd, Balgowlah NSW 2093
$195 player. Donation appreciated from non players.

06 Oct, Thursday - Lodge Burnside No 729 Passing
06:00 PM Tyling
Castle Hill Masonic Centre

07-09 Oct, Friday, Saturday & Sunday -
LJR Family Outing and Team Building Weekend
NSW Sport & Recreation Centre, The Vines Lodge
B53 Wangi Rd, Myuna Bay NSW 2264
From 04:00 PM Friday till about 04:00 PM Sunday
$200 per room plus food.

13 Oct, Thursday - Lodge Beecroft No 359 Installation
06:30 PM Tyling, $20 dining fee
Castle Hill Masonic Centre

14 Oct, Friday - Lodge Alpha No 970 Raising
Blacktown Masonic Centre
07:15 PM Tyling, $10 dining fee

15 Oct, Saturday - Lodge Galileo Installation
03:00 PM Tyling, Egyptian Room, Royal Arch Masonic Temple
23-25 New Canterbury Road, Petersham NSW 2049

15 Oct, Saturday - Lodge Education No 814 Initiation
Egyptian Room, Petersham Masonic Centre
07:00 PM Tyling, Ladies invited per Wor Master Pandes.

15 Oct, Saturday - The Sam Harrison Memorial Trivia Night
06:30 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
$10 per adult

17 Oct, Monday - Lodge Axiom No 1047 Initiation
07:00 PM Tyling, Guildford Masonic Centre
corner Kane & Calliope Sts, Guildford NSW 2161
$20 Dining fee

21 Oct, Friday - Lodge Blacktown Kildare No 393 Passing
07:00 PM Tyling, Blacktown Masonic Centre
Corner First & Boys Avenues, Blacktown NSW 2148

23 Oct, Sunday - Charity Golf Tournament
The Australian Masonic Friends of the Philippines, Inc.
Registration: 05:30 AM, Shotgun start at 06:30 AM $50 per player
Fairfield Golf Club, Smithfield Rd [corner Beavors St], Prairiewood NSW 2175

24 Oct, Monday - Parramatta Hills Lodge of Instruction
07:30 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Smart casual with regalia.

26 Oct, Wednesday - Lodge Kilwinning No 13 Installation
06:00 PM Tyling, Oatley Masonic Centre, 11 Letitia St Oatley NSW 2223
Ladies invited at the Installation Banquet

27 Oct, Thursday - The Sir Walter Scott Lodge No 123
Mark Man Ceremony in conjunction with Chapter Federation No 11
07:00 PM Tyling [06:30 PM for MM candidates, $60.00 registration]
Auburn Masonic Centre, 7 Station Rd, [North] Auburn NSW 2144
Festive Board dining fee $20

29 Oct, Saturday - Lodge Horizons No 1032 Installation
Tyling 3:30 PM, Sydney Masonic Centre, 66 Goulburn St, Sydney NSW
Ladies invited in the Installation Banquet - 06:30 PM [$60 per person, RSVP only]
at Villaggio on George, City of Sydney RSL [Lev 2 565 George St Sydney NSW 2000

29 Oct, Saturday - Lodge Woronora No 414 Ladies Charity Night
07:00 PM, Club Grandviews, 821 Forest Rd, Peakhurst NSW 2210
$40 per person or $75.00 per couple, RSVP/Ticketed event



Thursday, August 25, 2016

Sept 2016 Calendar of Activities

04 Sept, Sunday - Father's Day

Father's Day in Australia

Many Australians observe Father’s Day on the first
Sunday of September. It is a day for people to show

their appreciation for fathers and father figures.
Father figures may include stepfathers, fathers-in-law,
guardians (eg. foster parents), and family friends.

04  Sept, Sunday - District 25 Charity Sizzle
Bunnings Seven Hills [Abbott Rd entrance]
Starts at 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM [one or two hours shift]
Corner of Windsor and Abbott Roads, Seven Hills NSW 2147

04 Sept, Sunday - Lodge Jose Rizal Management Meeting
04:00 PM for 04:30 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

05 Sept, Monday - Lodge Antiquity No 1
196th Anniversary & 200 Years of the petition to form
06:30 PM, Sydney Masonic Centre
[Banquet donation charge $40.00]

07 Sept, Wednesday - Lodge Burnside No 729
Address by MWBro R. L. H. Johnson, AM, CMH, PGM
06:00 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

10 Sept, Saturday - Lodge Jose Rizal No 1045
05:00 PM for 05:30 PM, Red Kite Cheque Presentation
Regular Meeting - Past Masters Night
06:00 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

14 Sept, Wednesday - UGL NSW & ACT Quarterly Communication
05:30 PM,   Sydney Masonic Centre
07:00 PM - Grand Proclamation [Ladies invited]
08:45 PM -  Grand Banquet [Ladies invited] $50.00 Dining fee

16 Sept, Friday - Lodge Blacktown Kildare No 393 1st Degree
07:00 PM, Blacktown Masonic Centre

16 Sept, Friday - Lodge Guildford No 321 Re-Installation
06:30 PM Tyling, Guildford Masonic Centre
Kane St, Guildford NSW 2161
Ladies invited, Dining fee $30.00

17 Sept, Saturday - Lodge Education No 814
Flight of the Winding Stairs, Egyptian Room
06:00 PM, Royal Arch Masonic Temple
Petersham Masonic Temple

17 Sept, Saturday - Southern Highlands Freemasons
Bowral Tulip Time Street Parade [13-25 Sept Festival]
02:00 PM, Bowral NSW 2576
Lounge suit, Craft Apron for MMs.

19 Sept, Monday - Lodge Axiom No 1047 Initiation Meeting
07:00 PM Tyling, the Guildford Masonic Centre
Corner Calliope & Kane Sts Guildford NSW 2161

20 Sept, Tuesday - Lodge France No 1021 Regular Meeting
07:00 PM Tyling, Turramurra Masonic Centre
1247 Pacific Hwy, Turrumurra NSW 2074
Lounge suit, RSVP for catering purposes to Lodge Secretary

21 Sept, Wednesday - Lodge Leichhardt No 133 Re-Installation
06:30 PM Tyling, Concord West Masonic Centre
315 Concord Road, Concord West NSW 2138
Installation Banquet fee $25

21 Sept, Wednesday - The Hills Lodge No 1025 Re-Installation
06:30 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Ladies invited, $20 dining fee.

21 Sept, Wednesday - The Cedars Lodge No 1041 2nd Degree Meeting
07:15 PM Tyling, Petersham Masonic Centre
Ladies invited, $30.00 Dining fee for Brethren

24 Sept, Saturday - Certificate Course in Masonic Studies [MM]
08:00 AM for 08:45 AM - 05:30 PM, The Egyptian Room
Petersham Masonic Centre, 23-25 New Canterbury Rd Petersham
$25 per person RSVP: 14 Sept, Neat casual, no regalia

28 Sept, Wednesday - The Queen's Lodge No 229 Re-Installation
06:15 PM Tyling, 6:30 PM Visitors, Orchard Hills Masonic Centre
Ladies invited, $20.00 dining fee.

28 Sept, Wednesday - Lodge Wahroonga No 674 Re-Installation
06:30 PM Tyling, Turramurra Masonic Centre
1247 Pacific Hwy, Turramurra NSW 2074
$30 dining fee.




Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Aug 2016 Calendar of Activities

01 August, Monday - Lodge Antiquity No 1 1st Degree
196th Anniversary & 200th Anniversary since
Petitioning to Form a Lodge
07:00 PM, Sydney Masonic Centre

03 August, Wednesday - Lodge Burnside No 729
Passing of our Bro Reggie Acre
06:00 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Lounge suit

05 August, Friday - Lodge Baulkham Hills No 958
Grand Lodge Demonstration Team
07:30 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

06 August, Saturday - Lodge Education No 814
Lodge Management Training Seminar
01:00 -05:00 PM, Royal Arch Masonic Temple
25 New Canterbury Road, Petersham NSW
RSVP before 31st July to WM or Secretary [$10 per]

07 August, Sunday - LJR Management Meeting
04:45 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

08 August, Monday - Lodge Galileo No 1019 Toastmasters
06:30 PM Tyling, Sydney Masonic Centre
Lounge suit, RSVP $40 per person

12 August, Friday - Lodge Alpha No 970 2nd Degree
07:00 PM Tyling, Blacktown Masonic Centre

14 August, Sunday - District 25 Charity Sizzle
North Parramatta Bunnings
08:00 AM - start - 04:00 PM - finish [an hour or two of your time]
1-9 North Rocks Road, North Rocks NSW 2151

14 August, Sunday - Lodge Jose Rizal Mentor Training Course
01:00 - 05:00 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Smart casual, $5.00 RSVP before Thursday, 11 August

15 August, Monday - Lodge Hellenic Arcadia No 177 2nd Degree
07:00 PM, Egyptian Room, Petersham Masonic Centre
23-25 New Canterbury Road, Petersham NSW 2049

17 August, Wednesday - Lodge Germania No 1036 Raising
06:30 PM, Sydney Masonic Centre
Lounge Suit, $45 Dining fee

17 August, Wednesday - The Hills Lodge No 1025
07:30 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

17 August, Wednesday - The Cedars Lodge No 1041 2nd Degree
07:15 PM Tyling, Petersham Masonic Centre

19 August, Friday - Lodge Blacktown Kildare No 393 Re-Installation
06:00 PM, Blacktown Masonic Centre
Lounge suit, $25 Dining fee

20 August, Saturday - Prince Charles Edward Stuart Lodge No 1745 Consecration
02:00 PM [seated by 02:30 PM], Sydney Masonic Centre
Lounge suit

20 August, Saturday - Lodge France No 1021 195th Installation
05:00 PM Tyling, Turramurra Masonic Centre
Lounge suit

20 August, Saturday - Lodge Education No 814 Raising
06:00 PM Tyling, Petersham Masonic Temple
Ladies welcome.

22 August, Monday - Parramatta & Hills District Lodge of Instruction
Work: Installation Rehearsal as requested by Lodge Beecroft
07:30 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Smart casual with craft regalia

23 August, Tuesday - Blacktown Hawkesbury Lodge of Instruction
Work: The Business of the Lodge by VWBro Ross Partridge
07:30 PM, Hawkesbury Masonic Centre

27 August, Saturday - Australian Lodge of Fidelity No 101
Installation of Bro Darcy Calingao, Wor Master-Elect
06:30 PM, Petersham Masonic Centre

29 August, Monday - The Sydney Lodge No 1020 Triple Initiation
05:30 PM Pre-Meeting Canapes, 06:15 PM Tyling, 07:00 PM GL
South: Bistrot Gavroche French Restaurant, $140 Dining fee, RSVP only

30 August, Tuesday - Lodge Resurgo's 
Formal Family Dinner Function
07:00 PM, Castle Hill Tavern
25 Victoria Ave [corner Salisbury Rd] Castle Hill NSW 2154
$30.00 per person, Members: Dinner suit, Ladies After five
Gentlemen: Coat and tie.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

July 2016 Calendar of Activities

06 July, Wednesday - Lodge Burnside 1st Degree Walkabout
06:00 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre

09 July, Saturday - Freemasons Open Day
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Orchard Hills Masonic Centre



09 July, Saturday - Freemasons Annual Multicultural Exchange Meeting [FAME] LJR Hosting this annual meeting. Third Degree Exemplification.
05:00 PM Tyling, Castle Hill Masonic Centre
Ladies, EAs, FCs invited in the FAME Banquet [please RSVP ASAP LJR Secretary]

16 July, Saturday - District 25 Charity Sizzle Bunnings 
North Parramatta Bunnings
08:00 AM -start - 04:00 PM finish [an hour or two of your time]
1-9 North Rocks Rd, North Rocks NSW 2151

16 July, Saturday - Celebrating 75th Anniversary of the Provincial Grand Lodge NSW Royal Order of Scotland
05:00 PM, Concord Masonic Centre,
315 Concord Rd, Concord West NSW 2138
[Master Masons invited to attend Lodge Meeting with Craft Aprons, Ladies & guests are invited to attend the three course banquet after the meeting. $20 per person RSVP].

17 July, Sunday - District 25 Charity Sizzle Bunnings
North Parramatta Bunnings
08:00 AM -start - 04:00 PM finish [an hour or two of your time]
1-9 North Rocks Rd, North Rocks NSW 2151

23 July, Saturday - Lodge Oorana No 1053 Consecration
02:00 PM, Padstow Masonic Centre
Lounge suit

26 July, Tuesday - Blacktown Hawkesbury Lodge of Instruction
Talk: The Business of the Lodge by VWBro R Partridge
07:30 PM Tyling, Hawkesbury Masonic Centre
731 George St, South Windsor NSW

28 July, Thursday - District 25 Masonic Association
Biennial [7:15] and General [7:30] Meetings
07:00 PM, Castle Hill Masonic Centre



09 July, Saturday Open Day