Monthly Archives: July 2012

Glenburn Picnic Tables

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The Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed was asked to construct some Picnic Tables for the Glenburn Reserve, but with a difference. After some intial designs it was settled on using several slabs from a Messmate Tree that had been milled at the local Community Timber Project.  The Slabs were nearly 6m long and 1m wide! Construction […]

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The Front Gate

Designed, manufactured and installed by the Members of the Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed. These gates are nearly 3m high and 6m wide. Check out the gallery below to see their manufacture and installation.

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Chainsaw Courses

Over 18 months the Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed ran 16 Certificate II Chainsaw Operation &  Maintenance Courses for members of the Kinglake Ranges Community. The particpants ranges from 16 through to 86 and all learnt how to correctly maintain and operate their chainsaw. Funding was provided by the Scanlon Foundation, Men Building Bridges Grant, Swinburne […]

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Surfs Up For Kinglake Kids

Shortly after the bushfires of 7 February, the founders of the Kinglake Ranges Men’s Shed, Janeden & Cris, organised a trip to the Bells Beach Surf Classic for the kids of the Kinglake Community. Needless to say everyone had a great time. Check out the photo gallery below.

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