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Stroud Market – Sunday 22 November

This is the last Stroud Market for the year see you at Memorial Ave – 9am to 1pm,  browse the stalls, catch up with friends over coffee and check out Stroud’s antique shops. You’ll find friendly local stallholders offering fresh local produce, plants, gorgeous artisan crafts, jams and value-added gourmet goodies. www.stroudmarket.com

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Wayne Blows

Clocked up 50 years

While some people struggle to last a few years in any one job, Wayne Blows from Booral has clocked up 50. The Great Lakes Council employee started working for the then Stroud Council when he was only 15. His parents were running a dairy farm on the family property at Booral but were doing it tough, […]

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Dance to raise funds for disability car

The Cottage Ball – Friday 13 November Along with his friend Corey Borrow, twenty-eight-year-old cerebral palsy client Josh Egan has been travelling from Stroud to Gloucester in Merv the Merc for nine years, three times a week, to access a day program at the Bucketts Way Neighbourhood Group. “He’s normally busting to get here. He […]

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One person’s trash is another’s treasure

Planet Ark’s National Recycling Week – 9 to 15 November Great Lakes Council residents have another great reason to visit their nearest ReUse Centre (or Tip Shop) during National Recycling Week (9 – 15 November) – and that’s besides finding a bargain or donating unwanted, pre-loved treasures for others to buy. Any resident who visits […]

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Melbourne Cup

Stroud Lions – Calcutta Winners

Thanks to everyone who supported Lions and bought tickets for the Calcutta and to those who came Monday night and participated in the auction. It was a great night and a big thankyou to the Country Club for co-hosting the evening with Lions. David Gorton and Bill Dwyer did a brilliant job running the auction […]

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Bucketts Way Neighbourhood Group

Business Administration Skills

Training at the Bucketts Way Neighbourhood Group Inc The Business Administration Skills course is a five day program designed to give participants a basic set of computer skills. The entry and cost of this program is subsidised and subject to eligibility criteria as determined by the government funding body. Students wanting to enrol in this accredited course […]

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