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sept15-thumbNoise from the Shed is the Katoomba Men's Shed newsletter. From mid 2015 the aim will be to issue the newsletter four times each year, in March, June, September and December.  Earlier newsletters are also listed below.

Noise from the Shed - No 7 September 2015

Newsletter previewThe Spring edition of the KMS Newsletter has just been published.

In this edition

  • Feed the inner man - our Men's Health feature.
  • Shed facilities: computers - a summary of the computer facilities available to members
  • Woodfired oven - an ongoing project by the Tuesday men.
  • Member profile – David Bowskill
  • Anyone for Raspberry Pi - a tiny computer just for enthusiasts.
  • Local sights worth a visit - travel tales.
  • Shedders are resilient - the KMS snowmen!
  • Vale Desley - the sad loss of an early member.

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Noise from the Shed - No 8 December 2015

Noise from the Shed No 8The Summer edition of the KMS Newsletter has just been published.

In this edition

  • Local representatives visit Shed
  • President's message
  • Christmas function
  • Looking out for a mate - men's health feature
  • Aftercare
  • Projects - Shed luthiers and the doctor's bookcase
  • Shed Men - memories from a member
  • Building from recycled materials - TAFE course report
  • Oven ready to cook
  • Growing respect for Shed artist

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Noise from the Shed - No 9 February 2016

no9-thumbThe Autumn edition of the KMS Newsletter has just been published.

In this edition

  • Annual General Meeting
  • Member profile: Stephen Davis
  • NBN coming soon
  • Health in focus: be MedicineWise
  • Dust extraction makeover
  • What a load of rubbish!
  • Market success

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Noise from the Shed - No 10 May 2016

no10 thumbThe Winter edition of the KMS Newsletter has just been published.

In this edition

  • Activity program launched
  • Member profile: Jim Campion
  • Tinkering
  • Restoring an old pump and stove
  • Health in focus: bowel health
  • Shedders at work on history at Tarella Cottage

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Noise from the Shed - No 11 August 2016

no11 thumbThe Spring edition of the KMS Newsletter has just been published.

In this edition

  • Computer upgrade
  • You are not sick, you are thirsty
  • Activity program
  • The house that Jack built
  • Member profile: Peter Kinkead
  • The star project!
  • NBN update
  • Requests and suggestions
  • Dealing with conflict

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