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Fri, Feb 21

Teakle Classic Adelaide to Lincoln Yacht Race

The 70th Teakle Classic Adelaide to Lincoln Yacht Race leaves Adelaide. About 50 boats will leave Outer Harbour/North Haven on Friday to compete in a 156 nautical mile race, taking them south west to Marion Reef and then along to the foot of the Yorke Peninsula at Cape Spencer. The yachts then come north west past Wedge and Thistle islands before arriving in Port Lincoln's Boston Bay.

Sat, Feb 22

Leap Year Dance

Enjoy dancing on Saturday, February 22 in the North Shields Hall, starting at 8pm. Bring supper to share and your own thermos. All welcome.

Sun, Feb 23

Catholic Parish Market

Bring your garage sale to us, situated at the rear of the Catholic Church, 12-14 Mortlock Terrace. Most fourth Sunday mornings of the month apart from December and January. Commencing at 8am for sellers and 8.30am for buyers. Sites are available in the courtyard between the church and the hall and the sites spill out into the car park. Room for sellers of produce, bric-a-brac, cakes, barbecue, hot and cold drinks, plants, art, toys, household goods etc. Bookings essential, $10 per site or car. Call Spencer on 0411 649 772.

Sun, Feb 23

Free Squash

The new Port Lincoln Squash Club is hosting free squash on Sundays from Sunday, February 23 until the commencement of a squash competition on March 10. Sundays start 12 noon and finish at 2pm. Bring your friends, kids and family, all are welcome. Venue is the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre. See us on Facebook or join online or email at rosemary.payne70@gmail.com.

Mon, Feb 24

Teakle Classic Lincoln Week Regatta

The Lincoln Week Regatta kicks off on Monday February 24 until Thursday February 27. The regatta is South Australia's largest sailing regatta for yachts, multi-hulls and trailable yachts, and runs from Monday to Thursday of the week following the Teakle Classic. It provides inshore and coastal courses in Boston Bay and around some of the surrounding islands.

Mon, Feb 24

Retired Nurses Lunch

To all retired nursing staff and any interested current employees of Port Lincoln Health Services, you are invited to lunch on Monday, February 24 at 12 noon at the Marina Hotel. Please RSVP to Shirlene on 0429 056 140 by Friday, February 21 for booking. We look forward to seeing you then.

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Sun, Mar 1

Clean Up Australia Day

Sunday, March 1 marks the 30th birthday of the 'Clean Up Australia' organisation. The Friends of the Parnkalla Walking Trail will be conducting collection of rubbish near the trail from Mundy's Mooring to Kirton Point and from nearby beaches and access roads. We would appreciate help from the public, no matter how much time you can donate. Volunteers must be registered between 9.30 and 10.30am at either Shelley Beach or at the junction of Snook's Landing Road and the trail. Please wear protective clothing and sunscreen. Our group can supply gloves, vests and safety glasses, if necessary. Elderly people & children should bring small bags to use for collection. Pick-up tools could also be useful. Enquiries to Lesley on 86826999.

Sat, Mar 14

International Women's Day

Zonta Club of Port Lincoln International Women's Day and Women of Achievement Awards Brunch will be held at the Port Lincoln Hotel Ballroom, March 14. Arrive at 9am for 9.30am start. Guest speaker is Sonya Ryan, for Carly Ryan Foundation. Tickets are $45 from https://SATickets.Com.AU/Event/10656. Inquiries to 0428 830 256.