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!
This Nine Mile News edition brings two Stanley bushfire anniversaries. They are: 2003 – January 21st: This bushfire swept from the lower Buckland Gap over the Dingle Range, destroying a weekender cottage in the pines above the Stanley cemetery. Then it spotted over the cemetery & the Beechworth-Stanley Road roaring on towards Yackandandah, going as […]Read the whole story!
The Friends of the Stanley Athenaeum are currently researching an exhibition to be held at the Athenaeum in 2015. It will commemorate Stanley and its contribution to, and the effects of, the First World War on the people who lived here. We are looking for information and photographs about the community, and the men and […]Read the whole story!
MATHISON Captain Gordon Clunes Mackay Australian Army Medical Corps (2nd Field Ambulance) attached 5th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force. Born 10th August 1883 at Stanley, near Beechworth, Victoria [Birth certificate 1883 Stanley 26615 Vic] Educated:Read the whole story!