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May 15, 2021

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Flamenco dancer Susanna Flower and guitarist Tim Robinson will perform May 12 at the Bruns Bowlo. Photo Jeff Dawson

Marine Rescue Brunswick will soon receive a rescue vessel upgrade to a bigger, safer, and more capable craft; however, a floating berth is urgently required before delivery.

‘We’re therefore embarking on a series of “New Vessel Needs Fundraisers”,’ unit commander Owen Danvers says.

‘We are indeed grateful for the generous help of local entertainment groups who will help us kick off the first event at 6.30pm on 12 May, with a dinner show and dance at Brunswick Heads Bowls Club.’

For bookings phone 6680 1994 or 6685 1328.


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