8 Aug 2018 – Latest Newsletter #27 now available

The latest newsletter – #27, August 2018 – is now available, including news and photos, and links to more photos. Highlights:

  • Scrubby Creek Tufa Terraces* working bee in 2 weeks time (25-26 August) needing volunteers to assist!!!
  • Official Notice for the Rimstone Co-operative Limited AGM (including agenda and update on M-3* Shades of Death Cave) – Friday 14 September.
  • The May 2018 Homeleigh* working bee – a report and photos.
  • Photos re: Scrubby Creek Tufa Terraces, and the May Homeleigh working bee (and links to more photos).
  • NEXT Homeleigh Working Bee – November 2018 (date TBA).
  • A special welcome to new Rimstone Co-op members in recent months.

Read all about it, and see the great photos, in Rimstone News #27.

Rob Brain
(Newsletter editor, assisting the Rimstone Co-operative directors).


March 2018 – Latest Newsletter #26 now available

The latest newsletter – #26, March 2018 – is now available. It is a bumper 7-page newsletter, including lots of photos, with larger versions of the photos available in Facebook photo albums (see the links in the newsletter). Highlights:

  • Welcome – to 11 new members in recent months.
  • NEXT Homeleigh Working Bee: 19-20 May, 2018.
  • NEWS: M3 Shades of Death Cave property update, including great photos; and an article on the cave ownership history.
  • Old Timers’ weekend update – Details and photos of the work done, including: rubbish clearing, tip run, cave cleaning/washing, hand rail wire-brushing (with power tools), painting, old fridge disposal, SRT training route planning, power generator maintenance and more.
  • Bowies Cave -Some information about another cave on our M49 Scrubby Creek property.
  • Update on the last Homeleigh working bee (Sept 2017).
  • FMClarity software now being used to assist with tracking and managing property maintenance.

Read all about it, and see the great photos, in Rimstone News #26.

Rob Brain
(assisting the Rimstone Co-operative directors).

18 August 2017 – Notice of 2017 AGM and the latest newsletter

Notice has been posted of the upcoming 2017 Rimstone Cooperative Ltd AGM in the latest Newsletter #25. See the newsletter here.

Also in this newsletter:

  • Latest update on the Shades of Death (M-3) Cave property purchase and the appeal for members and friends to assist with raising funds.
  • Upcoming Homeleigh working bee, 30 Sept – 1 October (plus some days either side of this).
  • Managing Homeleigh – With some current niggling issues, the Rimstone directors are seeking input from members (do we need internet access? improved building security; how to overcome the problem of the hot water being left on after a trip).

Happy reading

Rob Brain
assisting the directors,
Rimstone News – newsletter editor

May 2017 – Latest Newsletter #24 available

LATEST NEWS: Purchasing M-3 Shades of Death property, and seeking funds to assist the purchase.

The new-look Homeleigh Lounge Room

The new-look Homeleigh Lounge Room

May 19-20 (2017) – Homeleigh Working Bee

  • Scrubby Creek Cave and property news and the tufa terraces.
  • Lounge Room project update (and photo).
  • Report from the recent March Working Bee.
  • New director – Welcome Mark T.

Read all about it in Newsletter #24

June 2016 – Latest Newsletter #23 with key event dates and accomm rates

June 2016 – The latest newsletter is now available to view. See the link on the Newsletters page.

In the newsletter, see details about a small increase in Homeleigh accommodation rates, and upcoming events:

  • 8-10 July – Homeleigh Lounge Room Painting Bee
  • 17-25 September – General Homeleigh Working Bee
  • Friday 7th October – AGM (venue TBA).

See the newsletter for all the details.