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Is now ready to go to Lloyds Auction when we can fit in to our activities – probably next Tue. It has been spruced up and is still available for sale to any member for $ 8,000.00 – a steal really.
Greg, Jamie, and Errol are still recuperating and we will help them out when and if they need assistance. Even Rodger called in sick last Friday and is now on the mend. Frank is in Pindara hospital with Covid and possibly some underlying problems. We will keep you up...
Look out for our Men's Shed Shirts, the guys will be wearing them from this week on. Sublimation and design completed by the veterans support group
We welcome savannah, Kevins granddaughter, to our shed this week. Savannah started her yesterday for a week of work experience, with the full cooperation of her school. Kevin will be her main mentor, taking her through some projects after her introduction, and she is...
A call from Greg Foster resulted in a big gain for the Shed. Greg advised that the SCL had heaps of metals that they wished to get rid of which we accepted on the spot. Thanks to Drew and Graeme who headed off to the SCL and came back with a ute load of metal objects....
Veterans Support Group Shed has a key focus is to advance the well-being and health of its members & to encourage social inclusion
This past year we have improved our areas around the shed to improve the safety and access to tools and workspaces. Allowing veterans of all ages to participate
investing in new soil, raised garden beds, growing and selling of turmeric, garlic and ginger. onsite we also have passion fruit, lemons and avocados
Gumtree and marketplace sales
Thanks go to Roger for coordinating sales
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