Tallong Community Focus Group

The Tallong Community Focus Group (TCFG) was incorporated in August 2005 to promote, advocate and foster the interests of the Tallong community.

Our Objective
To develop and implement strategies in order to facilitate a community in Tallong that enjoys a quiet rural lifestyle with a strong agriculture,environment, heritage and natural aspect.

Activities

To act in an ethical and fair manner-by adopting and following the Model Rules for incorporated associations under the Associations incorporation Act, 1984 for the administration of the group.

To communicate with residents and owners- by holding meetings on Monday night Bi-Monthly [to be advertised 2 weeks prior to meeting] and promoting the area in local publications.

To offer community activities-by preparing and implementing an annual social/cultural program.

To generate improved community facilities- by liaison with relevant authorities including Public Utility Organisations,Goulburn Mulwaree Council and State and Federal Members of Parliament.

To assist residents and owners- by preparing and forwarding supporting letters to relevant authorities, if deemed appropriate.

Tallong Focus Group Committee
Our Committee changes annually, meets  Bi-Monthly and administers the Constitution of TCFG Inc.

Memberships are due now! Membership slips are available at The Midge Tallong and in the  community newsletter.Memberships can be placed in TCFG Letterbox at The Midge or given to Sharon. Membership fee is $2.50 per member for 12 months.

The 2018-2019 TCFG Committee:

  • President: Mrs Christine Wursten (email: president@tallong.com.au)
  • Vice President: Mr Jack Watling
  • Treasurer: Mr Jeremy Porter
  • Secretary and Publicity: Ms Kerry Lawrence (email: secretary@tallong.com.au)
  • Member:Mr Troy Brown
  • Member: Mr Guy Lewis
  • Member: Mrs Lee Mayhew
  • Member:Mr Mark Jellicoe
  • Member: Mr Todd Turner-Sow

Community Events organised by the TCFG: Things we do!

Community Newsletters-  Proudly printed and sponsored by Boral Peppertree Quarry. 

Community Noticeboard-update weekly.If there is an item you wish to be considered to be displayed contact secretary@tallong.com.au 

TCFG Noticeboard at The Midge -updated with community  notices

History Presentation and History Trail, Bi-Centenary 2018

Anzac Day Service and Morning Tea

Armistice Day Service , History Display and Morning Tea

Clean Up Australia Day

Children’s Free Movie & Popcorn Day in the school holidays

Community Car Boot Sale and fundraising BBQ

Fundraising Concerts -Harry Hookey , Jo Caseley 

Community Bush Dance

Free Community Christmas Party- Co Hosting with the Tallong RFS

Election Day- BBQ’S, Cake stall and raffle

Organise community meetings with Boral

Support the Tallong Apple Day Committee

Support the Divergent Church ‘Carols By Candlelight’