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Young Stroud writers published

Earlier this year, Stroud Writers FAW conducted a children’s writing competition for the students of our three local schools at Stroud, Booral and Stroud Road. A total of 170 children took up the challenge, most also preparing an illustration for their story. All are being published in a 64 page magazine-style book with eight pages in full […]

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Christmas storytime at Stroud library

Stroud Library will host a Christmas themed Storytime Session this Friday 08 December. “There will be lots of stories, songs and Christmas craft at our Storytimes – it’s a lovely way to finish off the year and get ready for the holidays” said Council’s Community Outreach Librarian, Debbie Horgan. Storytime sessions run all year (during […]

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Lions Seniors Christmas event

It’s a fantastic line-up for the annual Stroud Lions Seniors Christmas Afternoon Tea this Saturday 09 December at 2:00 for 2:30pm. Please RSVP by Thursday 07 December to Jackie on 0413 132 915  or Margaret 4994 9208. Transport is available on request. 

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Future of Booral mill

An invitation to meet the new owners of Nicholas’ old mill site at Booral and find out what is planned for the site – tonight from 5-7pm: Please find the following invitation for the people of Booral. Please come along and hear what is planned for the Mill and meet the owners. Its also an […]

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Everyone a winner @ Lions Calcutta

by Stroud Lions Club What a night – with everyone a winner! The Lions’ Calcutta at the Stroud Country Club on Saturday night was the best ever. The best fun, the most successful and then from 9 until 12 dancing the night away to “The Nevilles.” Thank you Stroud, for supporting your local Lions Club […]

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Could the McAskill murders finally be solved?

“One of the most repulsive tragedies in the history of Australia” Are you Intrigued by Stroud’s most enduring mystery – the brutal and ruthless murder of Allan and Mary McAskill at Booral in 1878? Suspicions about the murder have lingered for 138 years. From 31 October to 03 November 30 forensics and policing students from across Australia, […]

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