Community Groups

 

Riverton & Surrounds has many community groups and organisations, which all love to welcome new members.


1ST RIVERTON SCOUT GROUP

The aim of the Scout Association of Australia is to encourage physical, spiritual,social,emotional and intellectual development of Young People, so that they take a constructive place in society as responsible citizens.

Joey Scouts (6-8yrs) – Monday 6.00 – 7.15pm
Cubs Scouts (8-10yrs) – Monday 6 to 7:15
Scouts (11-15yrs) – Monday 6 to 7:15pm
Venturers (15-18yrs) as scouts

14 Torrens Road, Riverton, SA.


GILBERT VALLEY PROBUS CLUB

The Gilbert Valley Probus Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month (February – December) at 10am in the Riverton Community Hall Supper Room. New members always welcome.

Probus provides friendship and an opportunity to enjoy an interesting program of guest speakers and trips away. Membership is open to anyone in the community who is retired or semi retired.

President: Des O’Toole (8847 2561); Membership Officer: Russ Harris (8847 2332).


GILBERT VALLEY LIONS CLUB

Ordinary people doing extraordinary things – supporting people with a disability, community greening, fundraising for worthwhile causes.

Be a part of the change in Gilbert Valley

Monthly 1st Tues at Saddleworth RSL
Dinner meeting monthly 3rd Tuesday at various venues


RHYNIE IMPROVEMENT SCHEME

A local community group in the nearby township of Rhynie.

Contact: Chairman Grant Hovey/Secretary Ron Coglin, PO Box 484, Riverton, SA 5412

Email: rhovey01@bigpond.com


RIVERTON BOWLING CLUB

2 Frederick Place, Riverton, SA 5412

Contact: Administrative Secretary John Glistak, PO Box 103, Riverton, SA 5412

Email: jglistak@rbe.net.au or phoone: 08 8847 2128


RIVERTON COMMUNITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

Committee: Gaynor Bottcher (chairperson); John Glistak (vice chairperson); Ruth Stevens (treasurer); Cassie Griffiths (secretary).

Members: Gary Davis, Jackie Bruce, Vicki Nurse, Coliln Keitel, Rob Furniss, Malcolm Keast.

The next AGM will be held in August 2018.

RIVERTON PLAYGROUP

5 Gilbert Street, Riverton, SA 5412

Riverton Playgroup meets on Thursday mornings  from 10am -12noon during school term at the Riverton Kindergarten.

Cost is $2- per child 1 – 5 years for a casual visit, plus a piece of fruit to share, hat and a water bottle!

Playgroup offers lots of great activities such as home corner, bikes, sandpit, playground, craft, play-dough, stories, cubbyhouse, music, toys….and a chance to meet other children and families.

New families always welcome.

Email: kindy.director@rivertonkgn.sa.edu.au  Phone: 08 8847 2109