Boolarra Men’s Shed – Active in our Community – March 2020

We have finally received our grant from the Department of Health and Human Services to install solar panels on the roof of the Shed. The installation will commence on 9 March 2020. I have just received disappointing news that one of our most recent members, Rev. Peter Carter, is leaving our community. Personally, I have…

Men’s Shed Active in Our Community – Sep. 2019

The Yinnar Primary School has approached us to make various activity projects, in conjunction with the kids, for placement in their school grounds. I will report more on this as it develops. Our AGM was held on 24 June 2019 and the new committee is as follows: President – Michael L Watt Vice President –…

Boolarra Men’s Shed Proposal – June. 2011

The Boolarra Community Development Group (BCDG) Sub-Committee appointed to bring the Boolarra Men’s Shed plans to fruition has been plugging away with planning considerations, whilst awaiting Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE) approval for the proposed site handover. Recently appointed Community Project Facilitator, Liz Tyler, has been liaising with DSE regarding soil test requirements and…

Men’s Shed Proposal for Boolarra – March. 2011

A hard-working Boolarra Community Development Group (BCDG) Sub-Committee has been working towards the establishment of a Men’s Shed in Boolarra. A Flyer was recently distributed seeking input from the Community and a number of people responded expressing interest as either users or facilitators. The site for the proposed shed is the old Department of Sustainability…