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A ‘brilliant night’ at Stroud Road

High praise for the annual fireworks at Stroud Road on Saturday night: “Another brilliant night at Stroud. My family and I travelled from Maitland and enjoyed a great family night out with bonfires, best pumpkin soup my husband has ever had, and of course fireworks. Thank you so much to the community members who organised […]

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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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Tender for community services

Stroud Community Services is inviting tenders for the provision of contract cleaning, gardening and household maintenance. Contact Paula or Juanita on 02 4994 5433, email accounts@stroudlodge.com.au or download the tender document here.

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Gloucester event aims to inspire

Our neighbours in Gloucester are hosting their community-based Sustainable Futures Convention 2017 on 25-26 March 2017. WHEN: Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 March 2017 WHERE: Gloucester High School Auditorium COST: $30 per person per day; ‘Cocktails and canapes’ Saturday evening event  $26 per person MORE INFO: Visit the website,  follow on Facebook or contact Sue Kingston on 0457 306 044, sustainablefuturesconvention@gmail.com Transitioning towards […]

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History tour for Probus group

Stroud turned on a perfect day on Wednesday for Stroud and District Historical Society to welcome another group of keen amateur historians to to the village this week. Historical society president Rodney Gorton introduced members of the North Ryde Combined Probus Club to Stroud’s rich history,  showing them through Stroud Courthouse Museum and Quambi House […]

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The passing of a champion – Stroud Heritage Conservation Trust

Excerpt courtesy of The Sydney Morning Herald; Alan Dobbyn’s career as a newspaper journalist encompassed some, though not all, of the golden age of journalism, when newspapers were the primary source of news and the metropolitan morning newspaper hitting the streets each morning set the agenda for the day. The Sydney Morning Herald, to which Dobbyn […]

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