November issue


Our grateful thanks to Ross Ellard and Steve Masters, who have resigned from their rounds. We are grateful for your help for many years and wish you both well. We welcome & thank Rod Felton & John McMillan for taking on a walking round.

We hope all our walkers and drivers are keeping well. We hope to resume normal printing as soon as possible.

Please let me know if your circumstances have changed or if you intend to take a break as soon as lockdown has ended.

Permanent Walking rounds currently available are:

The following rounds are available, if you can assist with these deliveries, please contact me, details below.

The Basin:

The Basin Shops: 95 Papers

Doongalla Rd, Simpsons Rd, Milleara Rd & part Sheffield Rd (inc) Salvation Army Farm: 60 papers

Temporary / Casual walkers or drivers: For further information on the above rounds, or if you can assist with any deliveries on a casual or temporary basis, we would love to hear from you. There are always people away on holidays or temporary sick, so if you have any time to assist just once a month, please contact Veronica at Please note these are voluntary positions.


Main Duties:

  • Maintain up to date list of Walkers and Deliverers, and numbers of papers required.
  • Attend the delivery of the papers each month at The Basin Community Hall, organise into lots and oversee the collection by the Drivers.
  • Prepare distribution lists for Drivers
  • Liaise with Walkers and arranging coverage for those absent.
  • Report to monthly Committee Meeting.

Qualification, Experience

  • Basic knowledge of Word and Excel.
  • Enthusiasm for volunteering.