Category Archives: members

8th Annual General Meeting 2017

On Thursday night, 24 August,  the Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed held its 2017 Annual General Meeting, its 8th since inauguration. A couple of members decided to step down and take a break, and a couple of new members stood up to take their place. The Shed would like to thank the past committee members, Glenn […]

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“Man Up” Documentary – Breaking the silence on male suicide

Harden up. Suck it up. Man up. We’ve been telling our men this for years, but is it healthy? Suicide is now the leading cause of death for Australian men aged 15-44. And alarming new research suggests that some men choose to take their own life, rather than appear weak by asking for help. Man […]

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Snack foods that promote sleep

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Certain snack foods may help to improve quality of sleep, especially when these foods replace less healthy snacking options. If you like a snack before bedtime why not try replacing your nightly snack with one of these healthy alternatives. Almonds: Magnesium is a mineral with muscle-relaxing properties, and almonds contain enough magnesium to help men […]

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Annual General Meeting Held

On Thursday 13 August 2015, the Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed held their Annual General Meeting. Prior to the AGM we were treated to a fabulous fish, line caught by John W.  Along with a serve of Chips and Salad, everyone commented that it was fabulous. At the Annual General Meeting, 4 positions were made vacant, […]

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Vale Paul Pixton

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It is with great sadness that we were informed today that Paul Pixton lost his battle with Cancer and passed away this week. Paul joined The Shed as soon as we had one, in July 2010.  Paul was instrumental in assisting in the setup of the Metal Workshop, ensuring that members could use this part […]

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Change in Operating Hours

The Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed will no longer be opening for general use on Saturdays. Operating Hours are: Tuesday 10am – 4pm Thursday 5pm – 9pm Friday 10am 4pm Saturdays will now be used for specific projects and activities, which will be advertised to all members as they occur.

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New Member weighs in at 3.3kg

Congratulations to our Committee Secretary Shane and his lovely wife Kat on the birth of their son, and our newest member

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Chook House & Run Installed at the Kinglake Ranges Children’s Centre

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Building of the Chook House and Run was completed at The Shed. Installation was done on site today.

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When A Man Says He Will Fix It…

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2014 Annual General Meeting

Th 2014 Annual General Meeting was held at The Shed on 31st July 2014.  and all positions were filled.  We welcome two new committee members, Phil and Rob to the Committee. Executive Roles were nominated and the following are the committee members for the 2014-15 year. President:  Cris Ruhr Vice President: Glenn Barlow Secretary: Shane […]

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