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 The Conservation Report contained the full account from Allen Strom of the deputation to the Premier on Kurnell (see elsewhere in this issue). Myles Dunphy moved a motion of thanks for Allen'​s representation,​ and suggested we express our appreciation of the work put into the case by Mr. Guy Moore of the Forestry Advisory Council. The Conservation Report contained the full account from Allen Strom of the deputation to the Premier on Kurnell (see elsewhere in this issue). Myles Dunphy moved a motion of thanks for Allen'​s representation,​ and suggested we express our appreciation of the work put into the case by Mr. Guy Moore of the Forestry Advisory Council.
  
-Paul Barnes, speaking of wildflower protection, mentioned that the N.S.W. Ranger Patrol was organising a meeting to decide on ways and means of garnering information on flowers ​whidh were growing rare and may be the subject of special protection.+Paul Barnes, speaking of wildflower protection, mentioned that the N.S.W. Ranger Patrol was organising a meeting to decide on ways and means of garnering information on flowers ​which were growing rare and may be the subject of special protection.
  
 Coming to General Business, the President announced the latest edict on fire-lighting in the out-doors. In the eastern and central divisions of the State cooking fires may be lit in properly constructed fireplaces, or containers of a type approved by the Local Councils, provided that a cleared space extended five feet in all directions from the fire. More stringent regulations may be imposed if the fire danger increased, but would probably be proclaimed for limited areas and brief periods only, and reviewed and re-imposed if necessary. Roy Bruggy enquired just what was a "​properly constructed fire-place?"​ It appeared that this was not very clearly defined, and Myles Dunphy suggested that local Councils probably had their individual ideas on the subject. Coming to General Business, the President announced the latest edict on fire-lighting in the out-doors. In the eastern and central divisions of the State cooking fires may be lit in properly constructed fireplaces, or containers of a type approved by the Local Councils, provided that a cleared space extended five feet in all directions from the fire. More stringent regulations may be imposed if the fire danger increased, but would probably be proclaimed for limited areas and brief periods only, and reviewed and re-imposed if necessary. Roy Bruggy enquired just what was a "​properly constructed fire-place?"​ It appeared that this was not very clearly defined, and Myles Dunphy suggested that local Councils probably had their individual ideas on the subject.
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   - Katoomba - Six Foot Track - Gibraltar Creek - Cox's River - Tin Pot Hill - Carlon'​s Katoomba.   - Katoomba - Six Foot Track - Gibraltar Creek - Cox's River - Tin Pot Hill - Carlon'​s Katoomba.
  
-====1 1/2 Day Walks.====+====1 1/2-Day Walks.====
  
   - Bundeena - Marley - Wattamolla - Garie - Burning Palms - Bola Heights - Wilson'​s Creek - Helensburgh.   - Bundeena - Marley - Wattamolla - Garie - Burning Palms - Bola Heights - Wilson'​s Creek - Helensburgh.
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 ====What Is A Corroboree?​==== ====What Is A Corroboree?​====
  
-Quiz Kid No.1: A blackfellowts ​ceremony, with dancing.+Quiz Kid No.1: A blackfellow'​s ​ceremony, with dancing.
  
 Quizmaster: Correct, but that's not what we're thinking of. Any other ideas? Quizmaster: Correct, but that's not what we're thinking of. Any other ideas?
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 Quizmaster: Also correct, but still not what we're getting at. Quizmaster: Also correct, but still not what we're getting at.
  
-Quiz Kid No.3: It's a special get-together of the members of Sydney Bush Walkers. The first one is set down on the programme for January 16/17/18, and the venue will probably be Morella Karong. The intention is to provide a kind of junior re-union, about three or four times a year. The full correct title ia "Club Corroboree"​.+Quiz Kid No.3: It's a special get-together of the members of Sydney Bush Walkers. The first one is set down on the programme for January 16/17/18, and the venue will probably be Morella Karong. The intention is to provide a kind of junior re-union, about three or four times a year. The full correct title is "Club Corroboree"​.
  
 Quizmaster: Excellent! Give the lad a bottle of sulphuric acid. Quizmaster: Excellent! Give the lad a bottle of sulphuric acid.
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-====Please ​To Remember The Nineteenth December.====+====Please ​Do Remember The Nineteenth December.====
  
 We almost held another party in town as a Christmas celebration... then wiser counsel prevailed. We say wiser counsel because the Club coffers couldn'​t very well stand another slug like the 25th Anniversary Celebrations this year. We almost held another party in town as a Christmas celebration... then wiser counsel prevailed. We say wiser counsel because the Club coffers couldn'​t very well stand another slug like the 25th Anniversary Celebrations this year.
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 =====Paddy Made.===== =====Paddy Made.=====
  
-===Peade On Earth & Goodwill Towards Men.===+===Peace On Earth & Goodwill Towards Men.===
  
 Paddy knows no better Christmas wish than to hope that all his Bushwalker friends may have that peace and serenity of spirit which comes from the quiet of the bush and the majesty of the everlasting mountains. Also that we may all give and receive more than our share of goodwill. Paddy knows no better Christmas wish than to hope that all his Bushwalker friends may have that peace and serenity of spirit which comes from the quiet of the bush and the majesty of the everlasting mountains. Also that we may all give and receive more than our share of goodwill.
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