Stanley Plateau Harvest Dinner The last of our major fund raising events was held on Saturday 4 June to raise funds to meet the requirement to lodge a further payment of $10,000 with the Supreme Court as a surety for the appeal hearing. We reached the target and the payment was lodged with the Court […]Read the whole story!
Courtesy of the Ovens and Murray by Jamie Kronborg A Barrister representing the Stanley community in its Victorian Supreme Court appeal against a Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal planning decision says that the outcome will determine the future of groundwater ”mining” in the state. Daniel Robinson – who is acting for a local advocacy organisation […]Read the whole story!
Save Stanley Water Campaign As advised previously, a 1st Directions Hearing had been held at the Supreme Court, Melbourne, to consider costs, and other administrative issues, in regard to the Appeal against the VCAT ruling, to grant a permit to Stanley Pastoral a allow it to develop and use a water mining and extraction facility […]Read the whole story!
It seemed that all of Stanley turned out to our fund-raising Pizza event and thanks to a couple of residents quick with their camera, we have some fun images to share. It was wonderful to see so many children enjoying themselves in the school grounds and it seems it’s the perfect venue for them. With […]Read the whole story!
SRCI and the Stanley BIG Car Boot Sale Thanks to the generous donations from many wonderful Stanley residents the SRCI will be having a stall at the upcoming Car Boot Sale on the 14th March at the Recreation Reserve. We have a mound of goodies to sift through and make available for sale. That makes […]Read the whole story!
Stanley Post Office In its very short life, the rather modest Post Office in Pioneer Road has assumed the status of something of a Stanley Institution. So much so that it is almost taken for granted – something that is there and will always be there. The Community Post Office is a location where people […]Read the whole story!
We need to raise money to support the activities of the Stanley Post Office and Primary School. Sometime in the next few months we hope to move the post office into the school. That project is currently under negotiation with the Council and Department of Education and Early Childhood Development. The outcome looks promising. The […]Read the whole story!
STANLEY MATTERS SRCI Musings and forthcoming Annual General Meeting Music and the Arts in support of VCAT Challenge The Jazz night on 20 September was highly successful. It was great to see the Stanley, Beechworth and surrounding communities support a fabulous night of entertainment, while raising an amount exceeding $3000 for the VCAT challenge […]Read the whole story!