On Saturday morning, 25th November 2017, Lodge Pambula Daylight celebrated its 30th installation ceremony with W Bro Harley Jenkins being reinstalled for his second year in the chair. Befitting the special occasion, the installation was carried out by RW Bro Russell Yelds, a senior member of the Mountain Lodge, Bombala, which is the Daylight Lodge's Mother Lodge. The Representative of the Grand Master was our popular District Grand Inspector of Workings who is a member of Lodge Cooma Monaro, a Sister Lodge of Pambula Daylight. The Masters of the Mountain Lodge and Lodge Bega Remembrance also participated in the ceremony with visitors from Lodge Coeur de Lion-Narooma, Cooma-Monaro, Bega Remembrance and the Mountain Lodge.
The Worshipful Master receiving his re-installation certificate from the DGIW VW Bro Bernie Alcock.
GDC RW Bro Kevin Mulcahy, Representative VW Bro Bernie Alcock, W Bro Harley Jenkins and RW Bro Russell Yelds
The Grand delegation, 3 from Pambula Daylight, 2 from Lodge Coeur de Lion-Narooma, 3 from Cooma Monaro and 2 from the Mountain Lodge and 1 from Bega Remembrance with 2 still in the Lodgeroom.
VW Bro Kevin Perry, PDGDC being presented with his 60 year certificate and jewel by VW Bro Neil Dawson the last Master of Lodge Baddeley which was Kevin's Mother Lodge until it surrendered its charter in 2013.
Continuing the family theme of the meeting Bro Stuart Brennand was joined by his Father Paul who now lives in Lakes Entrance and who is also a Past Junior Grand Warden under the Queensland Constitution. The WM had just invested Stuart as Inner Guard
Further family matters with the Alcocks, Charles and his brother Bernie (DGIW) and son Brad. Charles and Brad are members of Lodge Bega Remembrance
The District 49 travelling gavel being presented to the reinstalled Master by the Master of the Mountain Lodge, W Bro Jim Peadon. The history of this gavel is documneted elsewhere on this web site.
Congratulations and gratitude has to be recorded for the caterers who provided a magnificent festive board with short notice.