Classifieds

TRAVEL AND TOURS

CRUISE DISCOUNTS for teachers Phone: 1300 766 331. sales@haraldwalthertravel.com.au

HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION

BLUEYS BEACH 3/4 bedroom townhouse, short walk to beach & shops. All mod cons. Details Ph (02) 9988 4118 or (02) 4963 6576.

KATOOMBA Delightful Keira Cottage 2brm. Views. Walk to station. Ph: (02) 4751 7511.

HUNTER VINEYARDS Whole house farmstay. Spacious 3brm, 2 bathroom, aircon, wood fires, quiet, private. Close to wineries, restaurants and concert venues. Sleeps 8 to 10. Reas. rates & teacher discount. Ph (02) 4930 4097 after 6pm.

ARRAWARRA 30km North Coffs Harbour. Quiet new beachfront unit. Excellent swimming, surfing, fishing, walking. Available anytime $80pn Xmas extra. Ph: (02) 6654 1665 or 0428 127662.

"SERENITY COTTAGE" RIVERFRONT SUSSEX INLET Magnificent river views, 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms, fishing, kangaroos, bushwalks. Pet friendly. www.serenity-cottage.com 0425 866 456.

SCOTTS HEAD (mid north coast) Large 2brm house, large lounge room, dining room, kitchen. Short walk to beaches and river. All modern conveniences, plasma TV. Large entertainment deck. Covered BBQ. Pet friendly backyard. Off street parking. $650-$950. Teacher discount. Details (02) 9665 5347 or 0414 752 349.

WATERFRONT - SOUTH COAST - BURRILL LAKE COTTAGE. Fish and/or relax! Sleeps 9. Book “Balmoral Cottage” (02) 4455 5688. www.stayz.com.au/accommodation/nsw/south-coast/burrill-lake/76464

BLUEYS BEACH 4 bedroom beach house. Put the car away. All new modern facilities. Contact 0419 231 439.

OVERSEAS HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION

APARTMENT PARIS or BURGUNDY HOUSE Great location. www.myfrenchstay.com.au 0416 100 533 Fiona.

BURGUNDY, FRANCE Modest 2-bedroom self-contained house in a charming canal village on the River Yonne. Please visit www.holidayhomeburgundy.com or email: bellg63@yahoo.com.au

SOUTH OF FRANCE – LANGUEDOC Charming stone house with terrace in traditional French market village, wine region, Canal du Midi. From $450 per week. Visit www.languedocgites.com

ITALY-BARGA (TUSCANY) Fully furnished 2 storey townhouse in Medieval hilltop town. Close to Florence, Pisa and Lucca. Sleeps 6 possible 7. Centrally heated, additional full kitchen on covered roof terrace. Excellent base for sightseeing and walking. Euros 500-800 pw. Blog address: escapetotuscany.blogspot.com Inquiries: EMarchetti@icsz.ch or Telephone: (Australia) (02) 4023 4761.

FRENCH COUNTRY COTTAGES Villas, Paris Apartments. Ph: (02) 9440 8796. Email: gites@tpg.com.au Site: www.fcc.net.au

SW FRANCE – LANGUEDOC Adjacent centuries-old stone houses in wine-making village near Carcassonne; one sleeps four, the other eight, from $600 a week: 0414 968 397; www.frenchrentalhouses.bigpondhosting.com

FRANCE SOUTH Traditional house in quaint village in Minervois. Close to Mediterranean. Sleeps 6. $700 pw. 0418 464 379. www.frenchvillageexperience.com

LONDON B & B Spacious rooms, easy city access, laundry and self-catering facilities. Reasonable rates rachelallen1234@gmail.com Tel/Fax 0011 44 208 694 6538.

FRANCE, DORDOGNE Charming French house Dordogne $500pw 0430 146 100.

REAL ESTATE

FOR SALE - 100 ACRES BUSH RETREAT. Orara River frontage 45 mins from Coffs. $185,000. 0417432530; 0415887273.

TAXATION

ACCOUNTANT, TAX AGENT Visit www.austwise.com.au Please call Mike 9808 3166. Ryde.

CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT specialising in tax returns for teachers and academics. Over 30 years experience. Ring (0294814222) or email (richard@rjhickey.com.au). Multiple years a speciality. West Pennant Hills

NOTICES

RETIRING SOON? Volunteers for Isolated Students' Education recruits retired teachers to assist families with their Distance Education Program. Travel and accommodation provided in return for six weeks teaching. Register at www.vise.org.au or George Murdoch 0421 790 334, Ken Weeks (03) 9876 2680.

PUPPIES & DOGS Rescue a dog and save a life. More than 200 to choose from. DoggieRescue.com is committed to rescuing neglected, abused and abandoned dogs from the death rows of Sydney pounds and finding them loving homes and we need YOUR help. Log on to www.DoggieRescue.com and see how you can help keep the dream alive by adopting, fostering, volunteering or simply donating from $29.00 per month or call 9486 3133.

HELP SAVE A DOG'S LIFE! No Kill Pet Rescue is in urgent need of foster carers to help save the life of pound dogs. Anyone with the love of dogs can foster. If you would like to be part of this cause, email: nokillpetrescue2009@gmail.com

VOLUNTEER TO JOIN THE 2017 SCHOOL CROQUET COACHING TEAM (TERM 3) Be coached free - don’t have to join the club - join the team - learn new games. Coach Strathfield Girls HS students. Contact Ruth 9736 3410 or website www.strathfieldcroquet.com

NSW EDUCATION BOWLING CLUB invites all NSW affiliated bowlers who have worked in schools or TAFE to join. We play once a month at various Sydney clubs. Contact Peter Jones 0421 839 269 peter.p.jones53@gmail.com

NEWCASTLE TEACHERS COLLEGE 50TH ANNIVERSARY REUNION - CLASS OF 1966. Seeking expressions of interest to form a committee to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the class of 1966 – 67 students. The event will be held in 2017. Email Lindsay Ewing: lewing@bigpond.net.au or phone 0418 638 864.

RETIRING TEACHERS INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING for History-Based Education Programs at Old Government House and Experiment Farm Cottage Parramatta. Participants will be working with Primary School students from visiting schools during school terms. Flexible training offered. Phone or email Lin Henry on 9635 8149 or ogh@nationaltrust.com.au

NEWCASTLE TEACHERS COLLEGE Section 109-209 Home Ec in 1966-67. Seeking to contact past students before 50th anniversary in 2017. Email Carolyn Clausen (Jenness) dclausen@bigpond.net.au or SMS/call 0434 518 832.