Scouts’ suc­cess

The Free Press (Corowa) - - FRONT PAGE -

it’s ob­vi­ously not had much work for quite a long time.

“I think it’s just re­ally good for the com­mu­nity as well, there’s plenty of her­itage and his­tory be­hind the hall. See­ing it be looked af­ter, I think that is go­ing to be great for the com­mu­nity.”

More than 95,000 Vic­to­ri­ans cast votes, with suc­cess­ful projects re­ceiv­ing grants be­tween $20,000 and $200,000.

There are cur­rently 48 mem­bers in Ruther­glen Scouts with seven lead­ers, ser­vic­ing peo­ple from Corowa, Ruther­glen, Chiltern, Bar­nawartha and Springhurst.

Ms Field thanked the Vic­to­rian Gov­ern­ment for the Pick My Project ini­tia­tive and “all the lovely com­mu­nity mem­bers that voted for us”.

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