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N Underbool Progress Group

Description

This community group is a non-profit organisation open to all residents of the Underbool area. 

Aims:

1.  To enhance Underbool district by both maintaining existing facilities and developing or assisting with development of new facilities and encouraging beautification.

2.  Preserve and promote local history and heritage assets

3.  Encourage activities which will help Underbool to remain an economically viable community

4.  Provide a forum for representation to local government or other bodies

5.  Help to provide a safe and welcoming environment for both residents and visitors

 

Community Resources

Available for hire at very reasonable rates:

Coolroom (on 6' x4' trailer)- contact Colleen Gloster 5094 6373 or 0428 946 373

Laptop Computer - contact Melinda Lynch 5094 6238 or 0428 946 238

Data Projector - contact Melinda Lynch 5094 6238 or 0428 946 238

 

Committee of Management

President: Mrs F Lynch 50946383

Vice President: Mrs J Willsmore 50946310

Secretary: Ms Bev Cummings 0401 155 637

Assistant Secretary: Mrs S McVicar 50946456

Treasurer: Mrs R Winslow  50946206

Committee Member: Mrs N Kelly  0427 638 690

                                 Mrs N. Wandel 50946226

 

Memberships

Community members wishing to join the Underbool Progress Group can contact Maggie Winslow 50946206, for an application form. These can be emailed or collected. Annual memberships are $2.00 and an application form must be completed and returned.

 

 

Volunteer opportunities

Many opportunities to help in a small community are available. Skills required range from catering, small maintenance/handyman jobs, gardening, art, typing, planning and organising, driving, research, submission writing, technology assistance, photography, cooking BBQ, clean-up working bees, problem solving, creative project ideas, ......

Your willingness to share your skills with the community will help keep community spirit in Underbool and will be rewarding to yourself as well as to others. 

Please contact the President 5094 6383 to let us know you are available to help.

The Underbool Progress Group has developed a Facebook page - Underbool Community Events, that the community can use to advertise events, important notices and newsletters relating to our community, and to assist residents to be informed and aware of resources and activities in our district. Please join this site if you are on Facebook.

President's Report 2017

President's Report 2016

President's Report 2015

Underbool & District Community Plan 2014 - 2019

Community meeting March 21st, 2016 - summary of proceedings

 

Précis of meetings may be put in the local newsletter.

 

 Underbool Progress Group are also responsible for this community website - please help us to keep information up to date, you are invited to submit local news, upcoming local events, contact information and activities for your organisation/club, etc or other suggestions for this website - contact 5094 6394.

 

 

 

 

 

Reddy Go Digital project 2016 -a State Government funded initiative to help adults learn and/or improve their digital technology skills. Course content that may be covered, but not limited to, includes email, skype, searching the internet, downloading from the web, online banking, and saving/uploading photos. Classes commenced in Underbool on 1st March 2016 and are run by local volunteers who aim to tailor lessons to meet individual needs. All are welcome, no minimum skills required!

 

For further information phone 03 5094 6383