Nutrimetics Day and Pub Fundraiser Wednesday 21st October

At the Buchan Neighbourhood House

10am to 12 noon

Make over demonstration

Christmas gift ideas

Raffle to the value of $100.  Tickets $2 or 3 for $5

20% of all sales are going to the rebuilding of the Buchan Pub

All welcome.  Please book by contacting Evelyn on 51559216 or

We had a wonderful day with Christine Zagami.

Group Tash getting a make over The products  nutrimetrics raffle winner

Winner of the raffle was Shane Price.  The raffle raised $103 which goes towards the rebuilding of the Buchan Pub



Massage Tuesday 28th July 2015

From 10am to 7 pm

REMEDIAL MASSAGE THERAPIST Sharon Dent will be offering a range of massage services from the Buchan Neighbourhood House including

Relaxation, Aromatherapy, Sports Therapies,   Remedial Massage Therapy, Pre and Post Natal and baby Massage

Available for adults and children of all ages

$60 one hour session

For further information and bookings

Contact the Buchan Neighbourhood House

or Sharon Dent on 046838-7524

Pamper Day Wednesday 15th July 2015

19 participants attended this fantastic day.

Nutrimetics facial, massage, eyelash tinting, nails painted or brow shaping was part of the pamper package as part of the pamper day.

Then there was beading, colouring in, drawing and mandalas and of course time to chat.  Secret women’s business really.

Fancy teas and coffee, lunch and snacks available throughout the day.

Thanks to Relationships Australia and Bianca Adeti, Mel for the tinting and brows, our Nutrimetics consultants, Elsa Hodge for the fantastic massages.

Buchan Youth Group Lunch Sunday 12th July 11am

At the Buchan Neighbourhood House

We would like to invite all our families to join in to share a meal and chat.

Please bring food to share – we will have a large barbeque as well as an oven to use.

There will be a jar for donations inside the building so if you can make a donation it would be very much appreciated. The money will be used to pay for power costs and the rest saved to put towards activities.

The Buchan Project. Connecting Communties

What is The Buchan Project?

“The Buchan Project” is an innovative program that is designed to introduce  communities to how the internet and Computers can be used for daily life.
The project will offer free training and assistance including local groups and businesses.
• If you would like to learn how to use a computer, communicate online with family friends and business acquaintances.
• If you want to set up a website for yourself your group or business or just learn how to research and find information relevant to your interests.
This project is for you!
A variety of Trainers will be available online in real time with the support of an onsite trainer at the Neighbourhood House using an online program Blackboard Collaborate.

Contact us on 51 559 216 or

Buchan Project Twitter conversation :  #buchenproject


The Buchan Project Timeline

Official Project Launch

Online Training Sessions (Webinars)

Weekend Workshop

Dates to be announced.  Sometime in  April

Saturday  2013                                 10 – 3pm

Sunday     2013                                 10 – 2pm

Emerging Tools and Technologies – Where are we headed?

You are invited to attend our ICT weekend at the Buchan Neighbourhood House where we will be offering a weekend of workshops designed to suit the needs of our community.  Meet our online Tutors.  Fully Catered.  Please RSVP.

Some of the workshop ideas to date:

  • Facing the challenges and connecting in the 21st Century
  • Find out info about the life of Windows 7
  • Website workshops and the Buchan Community Site –
  • How our community groups can benefit through promoting your Events online using Big Diary, EGSC events calendar, Local events calendars
  • Connecting with the NBN and Internet
  • Tourism: Developing identity and using other websites to promote your business ie. Destination Gippsland
  • Farming Uses for the Internet and new technology
  • Library services and technology

Guest Speakers including Liz Boughton from the National Broadband Network and Three Shires ICT Project.

We also encourage you to give us some feedback on any other topics or subjects you would be interested in attending.  The weekend will be design for you to come for the entire time or to just the sessions that are of interest to you.  Further details and timetable will be developed and sent our prior to the weekend.

After school maths program

Every Tuesday Secondary Students 5 – 6 pm  Primary Students 4 – 5 pm This program started on 18th October  for both primary and secondary school students.   Duration of the classes are one hour and conducted by a registered school teacher.   Students participating will need to complete a permission form for working with children regulations.  This program is available to students outside of the Buchan region.


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