Letters to the Editor: Dear Editor. Congratulations to the Nine Mile News reaching the 100th edition, a feat probably beyond the wildest dreams of the small group of Stanley people who started the newsletter over eight years ago. I was there at the formation of the newsletter, back in the days when we had just lost our Post […]Read the whole story!
Stanley Rural Community Inc. (SRCI) AGM – New Members of the Committee The Annual General Meeting of SRCI was held at the Stanley School on Sunday 18th March 2018. There was a good turnout for a Sunday afternoon with 20 members showing up. President Ed Tyrie addressed the meeting thanking the outgoing committee of Helen […]Read the whole story!
Indigo Shire Council last night (27 March) rejected an application to build a Utility Development to facilitate water mining at Hurdle Flat. An application had been sought to build the facility at 218 Hurdle Flat Road, Stanley, for the purpose of extracting water, transporting it for bottling using Double B water tankers. Councillor Bernard Gaffney […]Read the whole story!
Stanley Victoria Community Newsletter, April 2017 Donate to this most important of causes at StanleyWater.org.au In this issue: SRCI Community Update Cue Springs Update and notification of fundraising activites. Notice of Art Exhibition to be held from 12th – 21st May as part of fund raising efforts. Stanley Landcare Group Great article with good […]Read the whole story!
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!