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A poem recounted

The Farmers Will I leave…to my wife, my overdraft at the bank – maybe she can explain it. To my son, equity in my car – now he’ll have to go to work to meet the repayments. To my banker, my soul – he’s got a mortgage on it anyway. To my neighbour, my clown […]

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Youth Game Night

On Saturday the 17th of March, a group of teenagers spent a couple of hours at the Stanley Hall, getting together and having fun. For the first activity happening in the community for the teenagers it was a really good turn out as everyone got together without a fuss and had a good time. The […]

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Equipment Hire

The SRCI have been looking into making available some of the equipment which the community has been given or the SRCI has purchased with grant money. Currently we have a community BBQ trailer, a projector and screen. The BBQ trailer is complete and comes with LPG gas, a 4 burner plate, a petrol generator and […]

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Reminder on CB Hand Held Radios

This is a reminder to all who have received hand held CB radios from the Stanley Brigade. As you will recall these units run on AA batteries. AA batteries are liable to corrosion at the ends. If this were to happen when they are located in a CB unit, severe damage can be inflicted on […]

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Chestnuts on local ABC Radio

Listen to local ABC Radio on Thursday April 12th at 10am for a 20 minute program promoting chestnuts. Barbara Lowery, the food writer, will be interviewed by Joseph Thomsen. It is perfect timing with the 2012 harvest well under way in Stanley. Barbara has been following chestnuts with a passion for almost 10 years since […]

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Noticeboard-Sculpture Update

To all involved,  the following is a brief summary of where the Stanley Noticeboard project goes from here after a meeting on Wed Mar 16th between Indigo Council’s Mark Florence, Ben Gilbert, the Friends of Stanley Athenaeum, Stanley Primary School, Mike Byrne and myself:- •        At the meeting it was agreed that Ben Gilbert from […]

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