After the success of our Fermenting Workshops, we have formed a fermenting co-op! We are making and selling delicious water kefir to raise funds for our community garden, and provide access to water kefir at cheaper-than-retail prices – we think that everyone in the community should be able to afford it. We are calling for […]
Volunteer Position vacant: Massage Professional. The ‘Wellness Services’ at BNC help those in our community facing hardship, by providing services including reflexology, counselling and massage at a heavily reduced cost. Our current massage therapist is retiring and we would really like to see this great service continue. See below for more info or click here […]
Congrats Wallsend Community Centre for providing it’s 25 000th hot meal! What a great initiate, providing locals with nutritious meals and most importantly, companionship. Click here to read the article
It’s #nationalvolunterweek next week (11th-16th of May) and lunch is on us! We’re making home made soup as a way of saying thanks to all of BNC’s extraordinary volunteers. Check in with reception each day for when and where.
PHEW! What a roaring success! We hope you had a good time at our garden party. We would like to send out a gigantic THANK YOU to everyone who supported us: Guests, stall holders, musicians, entertainers, garden fairies, local businesses, community groups, performers…….. Too many to mention. But most of all, to our fabulous volunteers. […]
The ever-so-fabulous Ignite Community Newcastle (who are super helpful at our busy centre) are running a Clean Up Australia Day Event! See below for details.
Our incredible volunteers have done it again! Liz Evans from Ignite Community was nominated for Citizen Of The Year and Grant Gould from Belmont Mens Shed for Volunteer Of The Year. We are so lucky to have such great people here at the centre, working tirelessly, helping the community. Congratulations Grant and Liz!
Congratulations to our latest work placement graduate – Gague- who just finished a work experience placement in our community garden. He enjoyed the experience so much that he is going to come back and continue volunteering for us! We also have another student with us at the moment learning all about the centre and how […]