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Stanley Cemetery Trust

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, […]

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Stanley Uniting Church

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 […]

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Stanley Social Group

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 […]

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Stanley Recreation Reserve

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 […]

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Stanley Jazz Night – 20th September

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 […]

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