Raymond Eric Fisher

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Mr. Fisher was born in Carlton in 1894 to William and Martha Fisher. Ray enlisted in the Australian Imperial Forces on 30th July 1915, and embarked on the HMAT Warilda on 8th February 1916 where he saw action in Belgium, and at the Western Front in France. During his time away he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. In … Read More

Walk for Monash 2017

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UBC is very proud to once again lend our support to the fifth annual Walk for Monash Children’s Hospital. Funds raised at the event go towards the development of the new Children’s Hospital in Clayton. The new facility will be a world-class, 5-storey building with 230 beds, and is due for completion in early 2017! You can help with registration, course … Read More

Volunteers Needed – 2017 Good Friday Appeal

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Each Easter, UBC coordinates thousands of enthusiastic volunteers, raising money for the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal. There are many ways you can help us on this fantastic day: Counting Room Kid’s Day Out To volunteer at MCEC Metro Collections Regional Activities

Trivia Olympics – Wrap Up

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On Saturday 3rd September at Streeton Primary School, many keen trivia lovers attended the annual UBC Trivia Night. Being an Olympic year, the theme was all things Olympics. It was a great night with many old and new faces competing for the coveted Gold Medal, which went (not without a considerable fight) to ‘Jesus and the Disciples’. The night began … Read More

Grand Final Poster Sales

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Grand Final Poster Sales! The Grand Final long weekend is a busy one for Uncle Bobs, with the selling of Premiership Posters. On Grand Final day, volunteers from Melbourne and Craigieburn had an anxious wait, and then a very busy evening as swarms of passionate Western Bulldogs fans flocked from the stadium to buy their commemorative posters. The following day, … Read More

Brownlow Competition 2016

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Brownlow Vote Count – Monday 26th September 2016 Entry Fee $5 – Winner takes all Minimum additional Donation $5 (per entry) – Helps the work of UBC Download the 2016 Brownlow Medal Competition Entry Form or contact the UBC Support Office for a copy. Nominate a player number and name from each side. Return your entry form and payment by 5:00pm Friday 23rd September 2016. Note: Multiple entries permitted – $5 fee for each … Read More

2016 Good Friday Appeal

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Once again the Club has been able to hand over the magnificent total of $507,074 to the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal. The amount, although a bit lower than our previous year’s record amount, is still a great credit to all members of the Club. This amount could not have been achieved without the efforts of Uncle Bobs throughout … Read More