15 Minutes of Fame

Last night Stokers had its first 15 Minutes of Fame under the new committee and we think it was a great night out. With new ideas in mind, Rob had organized the hall to reflect the new lounge style that worked well and Anni and the Kitchenettes did a fantastic job with the Italian inspired fair and Prince themed deserts, so much so that I think they sold out of most things. Well done girls!!! There were 5 acts and all deserve great credit, from rob and his band to kick things off to the last band with the guy that makes his own guitars. There was also a fantastic blues and roots guy who blew us away. We were booked solid and the couple in the Queen room wanted to attend so we made it a 4some and had a great night. Stokers has a lot to offer, enjoy the...

Stokers Lodge Gets a 4WD

Over the last 6 months it has been in the back of our minds that we would have to update car. Tony and I have been careful to consider everything from fuel economy to comfort. Some may remember that our previous car was a Mazda 3 with upgrades including Sky Active Technology that gave fantastic fuel economy and was comfortable for the two of us. Since moving to the Lodge we have been considering 4WD and the choice came down to either the Mazda or The Kia and the Kia won! The car came with lots of extras and is quite lovely including leather trims. BTW the car was wrapped in the showroom for us HA...