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The West Arnhem wire


West Arnhem Shire Council


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West Arnhem Shire Council

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The West Arnhem Wire


Edition 276, 20 September - 3 October 2012

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Wire : fortnightly news in brief from Jabiru, Gunbalanya, Maningrida, Warruwi and Minjilang

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West Arnhem Shire Council.



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West Arnhem Wire - news in brief from Jabiru, Gunbalanya, Maningrida, Warruwi and Minjilang 20 Sept to 3 Oct 2012 West Arnhem Shire Council "##&# 3:30pm. $10 per class or 5 classes for $40. Register your interest at the Jabiru Swimming Pool (phone 8979 2127) or just turn up. The pool opening hours are: ^O XX_`! ^ XF!_@! X)!_@! -Jabiru Swimming Pool -For kids 5 years and above -Accredited, experienced instructor -Learn valuable skills to last a lifetime Learn to Swim Classes Jabiru Area School is calling for parents to enrol their children in the 2013 preschool program. The invitation is open to children who turn four in Semester 2 this year (from 23 July 2012). =! = preschool program recognises how important the early years are to childhood development. This intentional approach to learning recognises that the early years of learning have ! ' ! {% Parents are encouraged to contact the school on 8938 3333 for more information. Call is out for Jabiru preschool enrolments The Jabiru Public Library will be the cool place for kids this school holidays, quite literally. The air-conditioned library provides a range of services to local residents, and can provide relief from the heat, and boredom, of school holidays. Come in and watch a movie, read a book or magazine, use the internet or borrow DVDs. Theres even colouring-in for the youngsters, and a childrens storytime for pre-school aged children every Wednesday from 10:30am. The library is open Tuesdays 10:30am-5:30pm, &# # XF+|F_}+|F! every second Saturday from 10:30am-1:30pm. ! ' ' ( ~ evidence of address), and members can borrow ! XF "4"4_$) DVDs at a time. Jabiru Library keeping cool for school holidays MINJILANG ROAD UPGRADES CONTINUING + / on Minjilang (Croker Island) severely damaged during heavy rains earlier this year. 4 @$' '' ! " currently being upgraded. O ' @ Road has been completed, with the remaining ' ! ! and from the airport road to the barge landing, expected to be completed by the end of September. O !' accessing water to assist with the upgrades as ! !% This mean the truck has further to go to collect water for the project 7