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-SOCIAL NOTES FOR MARCH.  +===== Social Notes For March===== 
-dnesday, March 17:  + 
-by Peter Miller. Underwater slides. - Michael Turner. +by Peter Miller. 
-The underwater slides to be shown are of exceptional quality and have taken many yhours ​to film, under difficult conditions. The Club was fortunate to see a collection of slides by the same photographer about two years ago. + 
-DIMER before the meeting will be held at Chehades Lebanese Restaurant 270 Pacific Highway, Crow's Nest at 6.30 pm. +=== Wednesday, March 17: === 
-Wednesday, March 24: Outward Bound Film. + 
--" ThiS-filmil. 6.been made available by the Outward Bound Organization and features mature age participants ​an a walk. This film has been made recently and Should ​be of interest to members who wish to attend an Outward Bound course. +Underwater slides. - Michael Turner. 
-/ednesday, March 31: Wine, Cheese and Nuts. + 
-Melifliers WiII-be able to organize their Easter trips while they sample the wine, cheese and nuts. +The underwater slides to be shown are of exceptional quality and have taken many hours to film, under difficult conditions. The Club was fortunate to see a collection of slides by the same photographer about two years ago. 
-XXXXXXXXXXX + 
-SKIING HOLIDAY. ​ +Dinner ​before the meeting will be held at Chehades Lebanese Restaurant 270 Pacific Highway, Crow's Nest at 6.30 pm. 
-_.There.are,still a few vacancies at Jindabyne for the week of 26th June to 2nd July. The cost is $105 for the week, which includes three meals + 
-Pq,r day. Contact ​BRUCE limy on 81,2473 (H) or 411,4727(B) if you are interested. +=== Wednesday, March 24: === 
-* * * * * * * * * * * + 
-wATKS NOTICE March ,2 - Saturday ​afternoon.  +Outward Bound Film. 
-WeSTORIC SiLIAMAIII STROLL: + 
-. .Ferry.fram.Circulas ​Quay - Darling Street wharf - guided tour of Balmain and historic houses - Balmain Watch House - Devonshire tea - film, slides. $4.50 per person, with all prpceeds ​towards the upkeep of the historic Watch House. +This film has been made available by the Outward Bound Organization and features mature age participants ​on a walk. This film has been made recently and should ​be of interest to members who wish to attend an Outward Bound course. 
-Contact ​liva LIDDLE ​- phone 452,1172(0, 240,1402 (B). + 
-XXXXXX +=== Wednesday, March 31: === 
-Page 13 THE SYDNEY BUSEMIUM February1982.+ 
 +Wine, Cheese and Nuts. 
 + 
 +Members Will be able to organize their Easter trips while they sample the wine, cheese and nuts. 
 + 
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 + 
 +=== Skiing Holiday=== 
 + 
 +There are still a few vacancies at Jindabyne for the week of 26th June to 2nd July. The cost is $105 for the week, which includes three meals per day. Contact ​Bruce Lumby on 81,2473 (H) or 411,4727 (B) if you are interested. 
 + 
 +---- 
 + 
 +=== Walks Notice=== 
 + 
 +__March 27 - Saturday ​afternoon__.  
 + 
 +__Historic Balmain Stroll__. 
 + 
 +Ferry from Circular ​Quay - Darling Street wharf - guided tour of Balmain and historic houses - Balmain Watch House - Devonshire tea - film, slides. $4.50 per person, with all proceeds ​towards the upkeep of the historic Watch House. 
 + 
 +Contact ​Wal Liddle ​- phone 452,1172 (H), 240,1402 (B). 
 + 
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 + 
 +===== The Great Zig-ZagLithgow Valley === 
 + 
 +or 
 + 
 +=== Rails to the West=== 
 by David Ingram. by David Ingram.
-When you receive your next Walks Programme, under date 28th March, you will note a walk from Bell over the Great Zig-Zag Railway ​Zormation + 
-to Lithgaw' ​There are no 1,000 ft cliffs or vistas extending for 60 miles. But - you will see how the railway engineers took the original Great Western Line down off the Blue Mountains into the Lithgow Valley en route to Bathurst and the Goldfields, by a series of galleries considered, at the period of construction,​ to be a World Wonder. Historians say that engineers came from all parts of the world to see it.+When you receive your next Walks Programme, under date 28th March, you will note a walk from Bell over the Great Zig-Zag Railway ​formation ​to Lithgow. There are no 1,000 ft cliffs or vistas extending for 60 miles. But - you will see how the railway engineers took the original Great Western Line down off the Blue Mountains into the Lithgow Valley en route to Bathurst and the Goldfields, by a series of galleries considered, at the period of construction,​ to be a World Wonder. Historians say that engineers came from all parts of the world to see it. 
 Construction took place between 1866 and 1868. When the tools and transport available then are considered, it was a feat of engineering. Construction took place between 1866 and 1868. When the tools and transport available then are considered, it was a feat of engineering.
-Pages could be written about various aspects of the project. Instead you are offered the opportunity of a tour by electric train throughout the _Blue Mountains and ,a ride by steam train over part of the Zig-Zag, if interested, to see for yourself. + 
-This outing involves a return trip of 170 miles by train from Central' ​and the cost of a minifare to Lithgow is about $6.00. Be sure and get a minifare - the ordinary return ticket costs quite a bit more. Naturally it will not be possible to return in time for your favourite television +Pages could be written about various aspects of the project. Instead you are offered the opportunity of a tour by electric train throughout the Blue Mountains and a ride by steam train over part of the Zig-Zag, if interested, to see for yourself. 
-show - the first train back to Central is due at 8.26 pm via thedeviation - not the Zig-Zag. Bring a TORCH for the Clarence Tunnel. + 
-NIGHT OF MAGIC.  +This outing involves a return trip of 170 miles by train from Central and the cost of a minifare to Lithgow is about $6.00. Be sure and get a minifare - the ordinary return ticket costs quite a bit more. Naturally it will not be possible to return in time for your favourite television show - the first train back to Central is due at 8.26 pm via the deviation - not the Zig-Zag. Bring a torch for the Clarence Tunnel. 
-.. . + 
-Our friend, ​Vhaka Newmarch, the New Zealand magician whom so many +---- 
-bushwalkers remember with affection from his previous visit, will be in Australia again this Easter to attend a magicians'​ conference. + 
-Garth andMargaret Coulter invite all his friends to a Night' ​of Magio at their place, 37 Cornwell Avenue, Turramurra at 7 pm an Thursday, 15th April. (Barbecue facilities available.) +===== Night Of Magic===== 
-Not to b.e outdone, Snow Brown and Clarabell are also putting an a barbecue night on Saturday, April 24th for everyone to meet Whaka again. + 
-So come along and bring your children and eats and have a wonderful night. For further details contact Dot Butler, phone 48,2208. +Our friend, ​Whaka Newmarch, the New Zealand magician whom so many bushwalkers remember with affection from his previous visit, will be in Australia again this Easter to attend a magicians'​ conference. 
-*-XXXXX*XXX + 
-THE GREAT ZIG-ZtiG LITHGOW VALLEY +Garth and Margaret Coulter invite all his friends to a Night of Magic at their place, 37 Cornwell Avenue, Turramurra at 7 pm an Thursday, 15th April. (Barbecue facilities available.) 
- or. + 
-RAILS TO THE TEST.  +Not to be outdone, Snow Brown and Clarabell are also putting an a barbecue night on Saturday, April 24th for everyone to meet Whaka again. So come along and bring your children and eats and have a wonderful night. 
-Page 14 THE SYDNEY BUbaWALKER February,​ 1982.+ 
 +For further details contact Dot Butler, phone 48,2208. 
 + 
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 + 
 ..... SNOW'S FLOATING POOL PARTY. ​ ..... SNOW'S FLOATING POOL PARTY. ​
 ,by Bill Gamble. ,by Bill Gamble.
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