Category Archives: members

The Christmas Breakfast at Masons Falls 2013

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The Shed Family Lunch 2013

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Shed Hours Over Christmas

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The Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed will be closed for normal activities over the Christmas – New Year Period. The last Shed Day will be Saturday 21st December 2012, and will reopen on Tuesday 14th January 2014. The Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed wishes its Members, their Families, and the wider Community A Very Merry Christmas and […]

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Men’s Sheds – New study reveals their mental and physical health benefits

The Men’s Shed study, conducted by UltraFeedback, compared the mental wellbeing of almost 1,500 shedders with socially-isolated non-shedders to measure the mental health benefits of social interaction. It found: shedders’ mean wellbeing score of 54.3 out of 70 was higher than the non-shedders’ mean score of 51 shedders scored higher on all individual measurements including […]

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Smiley Passes Away

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It is with deep sadness that we have lost one of our Shed Members. On Tuesday evening (29 October 2013), Phillip Edmonds, known to us all as Smiley, passed away. A Shed Member since 2010, always with a smile and a kind word for his mates. We send our thoughts and best wishes to his […]

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MindSpot – Online and Telephone Treatment for Anxiety and Depression

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The MindSpot Clinic is a free telephone and online service for Australians with stress, worry, anxiety, low mood or depression.  They provide mental health Screening Assessments, therapist-guided Treatment Courses and referrals to help people recover and stay well. Stress, worry, fear and panic are words that describe anxiety. If anxiety happens too often it can be distressing […]

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NEW – Bird Feeders now in the Shed Shop

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Brand new in the Shed Shop are a couple of Bird Feeders, designed and made by members of The Shed with recycled timbers.  Free standing and in-ground install. Make sure you check out the Shed Shop and place your order today.  We can’t make them fast enough!!

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Upcoming Activities

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Elmore Field Day Bus Trip $21.00 per person Thursday 3 October Departs Whittlesea Show Grounds at 8 AM 03/10/2013 Returns to Show Grounds at 5 PM approximately Bookings with payments to Whittlesea Show Office 97162835 Tuesdays & Thursdays only. 10 AM to 4 PM Bookings close 4 PM 26/09/2013 Trip will be cancelled and payments […]

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WANTED: Trainee TIG Welders

The Blacksmith’s Tree is slowly being assembled from over 3,000 leaves and hundreds of branches and twigs.  We need TIG welders to help us. A free TIG welding course is being offered to anyone who would like to learn and assist in constructing the intricate canopy of the Tree. The course will give you the […]

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Would you like to win a $100 Bunnings Warehouse Voucher, as well as improve the future of Men’s Sheds?

Dear Men’s Shedders, My name is Sean Ford. I’m a student at the University of Canberra and I’m currently running a study examining the benefits of Men’s Shed membership using a confidential survey that my supervisor and I developed. This is separate to the research study being conducted by Beyond Blue/Ultra Feedback which you may […]

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