A lot happens at Windarring in Kyneton.
• Campaspe Downs PGL
• Kyneton Connect
• Midland Express
• Macedon Ranges Shire Council — Meals on Wheels, International Day of People with a Disability
• Kyneton Aquatic Centre
• Kyneton Baptist Church
• Kyneton Agricultural Show
• Kyneton Daffodil Festival
• Kyneton Bowling Club
• Pets Haven Woodend
• Kyneton Cricket Club; and
• Axe Creek Cricket Club.
Flowers on the go
This social enterprise has expanded its client base due to an article in the Kyneton Connect. Flower hire arrangements are now in numerous local businesses.
Fever group (Friday night social group)
Highlights have included outings to Battle of the Bands in Castlemaine, fireworks at the Woodend Winter Festival, local concerts and shows, dinners at local restaurants, art shows,
the Kyneton show and visiting local attractions.
Dance and drama group
Kyneton performers this year joined together with the Gisborne performers to perform together at the end of year Windarring concert.
Amaze N’ Homewares and Gifts
Expanded its range of products and are now a proud stockist of the supplier Basha, a Bangladeshi not-for-profit initiative that supports women at risk. Another new VAP product called “A little cup of things for Dad” was created for Father’s Day.
Windarring and the Kyneton Bowling Club have provided support to individuals wishing to learn lawn bowls. Kyneton Bowling Club has volunteers assisting with training to develop bowling skills.
Windarring has re-developed a relationship with the Kyneton Cricket Club opening up the weekly opportunity to access professional equipment and training. The Windarring team still meets each month with the Axe Creek team for a match.
This year the amount of café orders has doubled keeping the kitchen crew very busy on a Monday morning. Skill development has enhanced due to increased business. The group were very excited with the recent purchase of a new BBQ.
Independent travel and community access
Highlights include BBQ outings, the Melbourne Show, the Marilyn Monroe exhibition in Bendigo, Trentham Falls and railway, shopping outings to Watergardens and Bendigo Marketplace, local parks and reserves, St Kilda beach, Docklands, visiting local emergency services and café outings.
Art and crafts
Kyneton Windarring won a prize in the 2016 Daffodil Festival for a scarecrow named Winny. The arts and craft groups regularly exhibit in community events such as the Kyneton Show and Daffodil Festival.