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Penrith sends off five of its finest

Aug 22, 2016News retirement

On 13th August over 120 friends and family gathered at Penrith Paceway to farewell five of Penrith’s finest Drivers, Norm Mendham, Peter O’Leary, Peter Kschenka, Ron Van Der Zee and Dave Goonewardene. Combined, they have […] Read More »

Gosford’s longest-serving employee is retiring!

Aug 19, 2016News retirement

Yes, you have heard correctly! Read the full notice from his colleagues below. . Read More »

Moss Vale farewells 497 years of service

Jul 11, 2016News

497 years of service to the railways was celebrated at a retirement function hosted by the Moss Vale Social Club recently. Around 60 people turned out to the Goulburn Sports Club to bid farewell to […] Read More »

Penrith send off

Jun 10, 2016News

Retirement drinks and a presentation will be held on August 13th for the following Penrith Drivers: Peter Oleary Peter Kschenka Ron Van Der Zee Norm Mendham Come along and give these drivers the fantastic send […] Read More »

Enfield Smoko

Dec 16, 2015News

The recent Enfield Smoko was a raging success, with Peter Marshall somehow managing to keep the crowd of 150+ in toe. Eight retirees were farewelled at the event, including Bob Matheson, John Sexton, Greg Harrison, […] Read More »

Taree retirement smoko

Dec 4, 2015News

The Taree Railway Retirement Club held its annual smoko recently, with around 80 members – current and retired – attending. The room was filled with the sounds of mates sharing stories from days gone by, […] Read More »

Wayne Howards retirement party / Christmas Party

Nov 5, 2015News

The Leppington Stabling Yard Social Club is hosting a joint celebration on November 20th – a farewell to Wayne Howards who is heading off to retirement, and the annual Christmas party. WHEN: Friday 20 November, […] Read More »

Mt Victoria Social Club send off for Larry Simmon

Oct 16, 2015News

After 30 years on the tracks, driver Larry Simmons is retiring. The Mt Victoria Social Club is inviting everyone to come along and wish Larry all the best on Saturday 14 November at the Lawson […] Read More »

Taree smoko – Nov 2nd. Don’t miss it

Oct 8, 2015News

The 2015 Taree Retirement ‘Smoko’ is coming up on November 2nd. Make sure you head along. Read More »

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