Winter Time 2015 WPA meeting time changed to 7pm
See “Community Projects Update Page”for the latest progess for Woodenbong.
Woodenbong Progress Association (WPA) is a not-for-profit community organisation made up of volunteers with aims to assist Woodenbong by way of small community projects, such as the half basketball court, skate park and outdoor gym for our children, mowing the local council grounds so Woodenbong always has a well kept appearance, maintaining the Camping Grounds and running community events to fund community requests for support and assistance. Please Note: WPA is not a small business association and operates only at a community level. New members and visitors are always welcome. Meetings are held at the Golf Club on the 1st Tuesday of the month. AGM is held in March each year.
PO Box 27. Woodenbong. NSW 2476
Committees and other services available in Woodenbong
Kyogle Council 02 66321611 A/H Emergency 02 66266800
NRMA Road Service and Assistance Phone: 131111
Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade
A Valuable community service manned by volunteers.
NSW State Emergency Service
Volunteer organisation which and is involved in various emergency services.
Phone:000 SES Emergency Helpline 132500
NSW Police Woodenbong
Providing an effective and efficient policing response to the community of Woodenbong Sector, including areas such as Legume, Koreelah, Muli Muli, Grevillia and Old Grevillia.
Woodenbong Police Station. Unumgar Street. Woodenbong 2476
Senior Constable Luke Rampling. Phone: 0266351244 Woodenbong Police
If the phone is unattended you will be diverted to Lismore Police Station, either describe your situation and they will create a job and call for attention, or if it is a message for Luke, feel free to leave it and he will follow it up personally when able.
NSW Police Urbenville Police Station 02 66341244
Community Care, Aged Care & Emergency Care situated out of the Urbenville Hospital about 20 minutes drive from Woodenbong. Local doctor clinics in Urbenville & Woodenbong.
Community Heart Emergency Defibrillators are located at Fay’s Takeaway & the Woodenbong Hotel.
Woodenbong Medical Practice
Dr. Carolyn May
Dr. Phillip Chalmers
Woodenbong: Phone 02 66351227
Surgery Hours: Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri: 3.00pm – 6.00pm
Urbenville Medical Centre.
‘High Country Medical Practice’
Urbenville: Phone 02 66341275
Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri: 8.40am – 12 noon
Patient Parking off Crown St.
Urbenville Health Service
Hospital: Phone 02 66341600
Aboriginal Medical Service
KDCC (Kyogle District Care Connections) 02 66322194
Kyogle Government Access Centre Agent for Government Departments:- Ageing, Disability and Home Care; Centrelink; NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages; Fair Trading; Housing; NSW Maritime; Office of State Revenue, Fine Payments; Fisheries: NPWG (issue National Parks Annual Passes); Local Courts,
Geneva Street Kyogle 2474 Phone: (Kyogle): 02 6632 1207
NRCT (Community Transport) 02 66323751
Upper Clarence Valley Health & Welfare Council Inc. Community Bus (many services) 02 66341385
W.I.R.E.S (Wildlife Information and Rescue)
Please Report Injured Wildlife to WIRES Rescue Hotline 66281898
Providing information, rescue and rehabilitation of Australian wildlife. Specialising locally in Macropods (kangaroos, wallabies) We ask that drivers check animals injured on roadways, including the checking of pouches, and contact WIRES if needed.
Watsons Bus Services. J. Watson & Son Pty. Ltd. Public Transport, daily services. Charter Groups, Seniors, Schools, Private.
42 Unumgar Street Woodenbong 2476 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 0266351336 Bus Mobile: 0428 874350
Muli Muli Health Post Hall (Hire) 02 66351487
Woodenbong Tip Tues: 9-4 Sat: 9-4
Kyogle Council 02 66321611 A/H Emergency 02 66266800
Local Councillors: Lindsay Passfield 02 6635 1429
Danielle Mulholland 0438931425(Hire) 02 66351294 Woodenbong Public Hall Reserve Trust. Managed and maintained by the Woodenbong Public Hall Reserve Trust. This community hall and supper room is available for functions and hire.
Woodenbong Public Hall
Woodenbong: Every Friday 10am -2pm outside the Woodenbong Public Hall. Phone : Kyogle 02 66321134 Casino: 02 66626160
Open Wednesdays 2.30pm-5.30pm at the Urbenville Hall. Membership is free and run through Tenterfield Library. Woodenbong residents welcome to join.
Phone: 02 66341467
Woodenbong Campdraft Association Inc. Runs the annual campdraft event. Woodenbong Rodeo Club Ltd. Ladies Auxillary.
Caters for the Campdraft Association events and visiting rodeo events. Proceeds donated to local causes.
Manages the upkeep of the Woodenbong RSL War Memorial Hall. Meets occasionally 5 or 6 times a year.
Woodenbong RSL War Memorial Hall Trust.
Provides limited Hall Hire to schools, religious organisations and RSL uses only. Enquiries can be made at the Woodenbong Central School. Phone 02 66351281
Woodenbong R.S.L. Womens Auxiliary
Show Comittee: Woodenbong Show Society Inc.
Organises the running of the annual Woodenbong Show. Attracts entries and exhibits from a wide area.
Woodenbong Central School P & C
Parents & Citizens Association (P&C) brings the school community together. Parents, teachers and community members can help meet the needs of the school community and contribute to decisions about the school. The P&C also raises funds that help finance improvements to our school and provide additional resources.
Woodenbong Craft Group
Meets every Monday 9.30am– 1pm at Woodenbong Golf Club. $2 per meeting includes coffee/tea – please bring a plate to share at morning tea. People can work on their own projects, exchange ideas or simply have a good talk. Occassional workshops.
Sports and Recreation
Sporting and Recreation facilities available in Woodenbong
Urbenville /Woodenbong Seniors Day Care.
Meet at Urbenville & District Bowling Club (ph: 02 66341269) every Thursday 9.30am. Ph: Kim Vandesande 07 4666 5124. Other outings organised.
Woodenbong Tennis Club Inc.
Reformed in 1992, the Tennis Club combined with the Central School to upgrade the school’s asphalt court to an all-weather artificial grass surface with lighting. The club also makes use of an internal court in the school’s sports stadium. Plans the tennis competitions for local players. Court hire available. Phone:
Woodenbong & District Golf Club
Golf Links Road Woodenbong 2476
Ph: 02 6635 1278
“Best Little Golf Club on the North Coast”
The golf club is the only licensed club in Woodenbong, providing a focal point for the community with all the usual club facilities. The 9-hole golf course has a challenging and interesting layout, with separate tees to extend it to 18 holes, as well as being framed by a magnificent scenic outlook of mountain ranges, and the cheapest fees on the North Coast. Open 7 days. Club services limited trading hours. Dining: Friday evening 6pm.
Woodenbong Swimming Pool
The council-owned swimming pool has both a covered “kiddies” pool and a 4-lane, 25 metre pool which is well-used by the Woodenbong Swimming Club, local schools and community members.
Woodenbong Amateur Swimming Club.
An organisation dedicated to the promotion of training young swimmers and promoting events.
Country Womens Association
HOY (Helicopter Relief Fund)
HOY games and raffles to raise money for the Westpac Helicopter Rescue Service. Held 1st Monday of every month at the Woodenbong RSL Memorial Hall at 10am.
The Border Ranges Committee
A committee that assures a well supervised, fun, learning experience for all children interested in Pony Club activities. Phone: Rod 02 66351590 Lynne 02 66351196 or Di 02 66341466.
W.A.G. Woodenbong Arts Group Inc.
Woodenbong’s inspiration to the arts. Promotion of interaction and unity in the love of arts and crafts. Organises art exhibitions such as Roxy Gallery Kyogle in 2010 and displays of their works at the Woodenbong Yowie Country Market. Phone: Jim Grasby. 07 46665152
Woodenbong Yowie Country Market Committee
Executes the running of the Yowie Country Market events held on the last Saturdays of every month at the Woodenbong Public Hall and grounds. Phone: 02 66351176
Anglican Church: 1st Sunday 11am & 3rd Sunday 9am
Catholic Church: Saturday 9 am
Crossroad Ministry: Phone: 02 66351477
Muli Muli Full Gospel Church of Australia: Phone: 02 66351487
Presbyterian Church: 4th Sunday 4pm
SDA Saturday 10am-12noon
Uniting Church: 1st & 3rd Sunday 9am
Woodenbong Progress Association and Woodenbong community members have made every attempt to ensure that all details included on this website at the time of its creation are accurate. Over time, details may change and events may have to be cancelled or postponed due to weather or unforeseeable conditions. The WPA takes no responsibility for incorrect dates or information. If you want information about a business or event, then it is suggested that you contact them directly.