Oatley Village Festival
will be held on
Saturday 20 October 2018
There is something for everyone at the Oatley Village Festival, with over 180 food, craft and variety stalls, amusement rides, motor bike rides and live stages of non-stop fun and entertainment.
STALL HOLDER ENQUIRIES
Stall holder bookings open online in July.
Stall holders that traded at the festival last year may apply online from 1 July 2018. Applications will then open online to the general public from 15 July 2018.
STAGE ENTERTAINMENT Festival patrons will also enjoy a wide range of entertainment, including stage bands, dance groups roving bands and even belly dancers.
TRASH AND TREASURE One of the most popular festival attractions is the Lions Trash and Treasure. Located on a 1/4 block, there are treasures galore for all ages and interests. Bargain hunters will enjoy the huge stock of second hand books, jewellery, crockery, cutlery, electrical goods, CDs, DVDs plus vinyl records, tools, toys and lots, lots more.
OTHER ATTRACTIONS The Oatley Lions website provide lots of useful information to help you prepare for the day. For more details click here.
Local duo Nick and Manny team up for a light-hearted music review of the Oatley Festival.
To listen to the hilarious Oatley Festival song click here.
(Performed live at the Oatley Hotel.)
FESTIVAL TRANSPORT OPTIONS
There are so many ways to get to all action at the festival.
Locals may choose to walk or cycle, while others may opt for a train to Oatley. The train station is conventiently located across the road from all the festival action.
Locals are invited to reserve a seat on the Oatley Festival Courtesy Bus. For details contact Jubilee Community Services on Ph 9579 6322 during business hours (Monday-Friday). To speak with Bert, the driver, ring him 0401 969 250 - if unaswered leave him a message.
For those arriving by car, there is off-street parking for festival patrons from 6am - 5pm. Parking fee of $5 applies and funds are use to support local community projects.
2017 OATLEY CLUB HIGHLIGHTS
40th Anniversary Dinner
Gardens on Forest, Peakhurst
Tuesday 28 March 2017
Lions, friends and partners all joined together to celebrate Oatley Lions 40th anniversary of community service. Shown below are three photos taken on the night. Special thanks to all the guests for joinng Oatley Lions members. For more 40th Dinner photos click Here.
Special guest speaker at the 40th Anniversary dinner was Gemma Sisia, founder of the St Judes School in Tanzania The St Judes School project has been supported by Oatley Lions and Leos clubs since 2010.
Gemma was presented with a cheque for $5000
Georges River Lioness Club contributed the
special anniversary cake
Dr Joe Collins accepted a cheque on behalf of the Australian Lions Childhood Cancer Research Foundation for $5000.
Other highlights included the induction of new new members by District Governor, Dennis Halpin (below right). Welcome two new members Yoke (Jing) Kong and Richard Sheahan (below left).
The big surprise on the night was the presentation of the original Oatley Lions bulletin, presented by Wes Owsnett. Wes was the president of Lugarno Lions when Oatley was chartered in 1977.
Thanks to Geoff Pritchard for the graphic design work and Michael O'Farrell for the photography.