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Enjoy lending a hand?

Stroud Lions Club is one of the oldest in Australia – they’ve been helping the local community for more than sixty years. Many of the long-time members are retiring and the club needs new helping hands to ensure it can continue to be here for the community. Lions supports the community in many ways: by fundraising for important facilities like the Stroud Community Lodge […]

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The fence needs a lick of paint – Saturday 5 March

To put your name on the list of helpers or for more information contact Karen Hutchinson 0414 863 045. Many hands make light work and everyone is welcome. WHERE | Stroud Showground WHEN | Saturday 5 March, 2016 TIME | 8.30am start

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Pride of Australia Medal – Vote Now

For your local heroes; Brad Smith, Bill Rathbone, Trent Moffatt, Willy Grey, Dean Handcock and Michael Maytom are finalists in the Pride of Australia People’s Choice Medal. This is what the award listing says about these men … “Through extreme weather in Stroud in April this year, with 100km/h winds that were shifting houses off […]

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Creative Ageing in the Great Lakes

Everyone has a story to tell The Creative Ageing art exhibition “Story Telling in the Great Lakes” is now in Stroud and being displayed at Stroud Library. WHEN Monday – 9am to 12noon Tuesday – 3pm to 5pm Wednesday – 9am to 12noon Thursday – 9am to 12noon Read all about the Stroud residents who participated […]

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2015 Citizen of the Year Nominee

John Bowen Our own John Bowen is among 16 nominees for Great lakes Shire’s Citizen of the Year Award. John was the inaugural chairman of the Stroud Community Lodge, a residential aged care facility, which is one of the largest employers in the region. He spent 28 years chairing meetings of the lodge as well as […]

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