Nothing new … Just revisited We are in the process of developing a strategic plan to take us into the future. The idea is to give us a direction over the next five to ten years with broad plans covering that time frame, with more detailed activities in the shorter period. Detailed plans like this […]Read the whole story!
Recognising those who returned from war The WWI Centenary Poppy Tile Project Between 1914 and 1918 some 112,399 Victorians enlisted to fight in the First World War. Those who died from causes associated with battle are commemorated by the War Graves Commission. However, those who returned and then lived out their lives in the community, […]Read the whole story!
September proved a good month for attendances, with double figures being reached on both the second and fourth Sundays. No doubt the milder weather also played a part. We are delighted that our Minister, Rev. Caro Field, has come through her recent knee operation and is making good progress on her recovery. By the time […]Read the whole story!
Last month, those who were able travelled to Albury and saw the film “The Hundred Foot Journey” followed by Afternoon Tea out in a coffee shop. We all enjoyed the outing and film. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 21st October at 2pm at the church. Local resident Gil Malone will speak to us about […]Read the whole story!
The Stanley Recreation Reserve Committee is pleased to announce the arrival of the new operable wall/doors in the Neighbourhood Safer Place (NSP). These doors concertina and very effectively divide the space into two, one smaller than the other. This means that for meetings or gatherings where only a smaller space is required (quicker to heat in the […]Read the whole story!
The Annual Meeting is due on 1st October and hopefully we will have a good response to advertising this event as the Committee is essential to good management of these great facilities. The Honour Boards have now been removed from the School and delivered to the Hall. Thanks to Bob Malone and his helpers for […]Read the whole story!
Direct from a rave review concert at the Melbourne Recital Centre to a Saturday night in the Stanley Soldiers Memorial Hall! What a lucky lot we were in the sell-out crowd for Michelle Nicolle’s gig with her superb backing band led by trumpeter, Gianni Marinucci. Her inventive and adventurous vocal stylings on a great selection […]Read the whole story!
Exploring tracks around Stanley It’s on again The weather is warmer and time to make the effort and get out So here goes – Need mountain bike or similar or cruiser (no skinny tyres) Gravel roads and tracks Only as fast as the slowest Distance to be determined by group but maybe ~ 10k to […]Read the whole story!
Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October 2014 10:00am to 5:00pm See all six gardens for $20 (payable at any participating garden) – with the Beechworth gardens donating all proceeds to Oxfam, and the Stanley gardens to the Stanley Community Post Office and Stanley’s heritage-list Athenaeum. Robert Cowell’s Garden 14 Fletcher Rd, Beechworth (1.3km south of […]Read the whole story!