Henderson Park at Lemon Tree Passage Will Host Smith Family Garden Party for Communities for Children FEATURED Medowie & Tilligerry News Of The Area Tilligerry Peninsular by News Of The Area - Modern Media - March 19, 2019 The Drum Circle from the 2017 Garden Party at Henderson Park. LEMON Tree Passage Henderson Park is getting ready to host the Smith Family’s Fourth Annual Garden Party on 3 of April 2019. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or email@example.com Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE The event is coordinated by the initiatives of Communities for Children, Ready Set Go and Learning for Life who work across areas of Port Stephens and Mid Coast councils including Raymond Terrace, Karuah, Tilligerry and Tea Gardens/Hawks Nest. Natasha Reece, Project Officer – Communities for Children Raymond Terrace and Karuah for The Smith Family told News Of The Area, “The day will open with a Welcome to Country by Uncle Neville Lilley, local Worimi elder.” There will also be a free BBQ cooked by the Lions Club of Tilligerry and plenty of fun activities for kids and parents including face painting, playgroup, arts and crafts, games and performances. “As an organising group we have made a commitment to a day with minimal environmental impact and part of this will include setting up recycling stations and demonstrations of how you can safely use items around the home as toys for children,” she said. The focus of the Garden Party is on Family Health, Wellbeing and Education. There will be a number of vendors at the event including our partners Save the Children Australia, KU Children’s Services, The Family Action Centre, Interrelate Ltd and Samaritans Foundation. It will also include other community and health organisations such as Centre for Hope, Defence Veterans Affairs, Benevolent Society, Hunter Primary Care, Lifestyle Solutions, Port Stephens Council, Raymond Terrace Public School , Vinnies, Community Transport, and Hume Housing. Book to attend at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-garden-party-family-health-wellbeing-and-education-expo-tickets-55191464155 By Marian SAMPSON Locals enjoying the Garden Party.