Hamilton Wood Turners put grant to good use
THE Hamilton Wood Turners welcomed Southern Grampians Shire Council (SGSC) mayor, Mary-Ann Brown, to their home on Thursday to show off their new piece of equipment.
The Woodfast electric speed lathe was purchased thanks to support from council with their Greater Grants Program.
The new piece of equipment will be used by the group of 20 regularly, and will assist them in teaching others their skill.
The group make incredible wooded items including bowls, toys, lidded boxes, kitchen utensils, pens and much more, and said the newest addition will speed up their processes, replacing an older manual control lathe.