Murtoa Progress Association News

July 14, 2017

Roof Repairs at Stick Shed Nearing Completion  

Contractors Period Building Conservation P/L of Stanley in North Eastern Victoria have almost completed restoration of the roof at the western end of the Murtoa Stick Shed. The Contractors were engaged by Heritage Victoria to undertake these works on GrainCorp’s section of the shed as part of the arrangements put in place to allow ongoing...


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July 14, 2017

New Logo For Stick Shed

The Stick Shed Committee of Management have adopted a new logo for the Stick Shed. The logo, as displayed, was designed by Murtoa graphic designer Ms Natasha Pietsch and was the successful entry from a Logo Design Competition conducted by the Committee od Management. Committee of Management Chairperson Ms Judith Welsh said “The committee received...


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March 14, 2017

Call for Entries for The Stick Shed Logo Design Competition

The newly formed Murtoa Stick Shed Committee of Management are inviting the wider community to unleash their creativity with a chance to make history in creating a logo for the National Heritage Listed icon of Australia located in Murtoa, The Stick Shed. Committee members welcome the logo competition idea as a way for all talented...


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October 7, 2016

Big Weekend had Many Highlights

This year’s Big Weekend in Murtoa provided many highlights to the numerous visitors and locals who attended this year’s event. New attractions as well as the usual events attracted excellent crowds. Big Weekend Committee Chairman David Grigg said “Despite the threatening weather, attendances at all events held over the weekend attracted excellent crowds with many...


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