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    Richard Doggett was well known through both his association with the Richmond AFL club and as Chairman of the Australian Macadamia Society. The Richmond Tigers: At his funeral, the Richmond club posted this message on their website: ‘Richmond is mourning the passing of 1980 premiership General Manager Richard Doggett, who was killed in an accident…

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  • A Day at the Cricket

    A day at the cricket with Gilchrist Foundation supporters. (Report by Gary Ablett, Director and Chair of the Engagement Committee.)  This has been a year of firsts for the Foundation. Most notable was our successful inaugural Gala Dinner in Ballina in October.  Now I am pleased to tell you about Saturday at the cricket. Fortunately…

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    Over 100 people gathered at the Ballina RSL Club on Friday 7th October to help our Foundation to celebrate launching into the charity world with our Inaugural Gala Dinner. Ballina RSL made setting up so easy and to them we extend our sincere thanks. Thanks also must be extended to our Philanthropic & Fundraising Manager,…

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