A day at the Races

On Saturday 3rd  March 2019 customers and staff of Alpine Truss enjoyed a wonderful day out at the Wangaratta Turf Club for The Hygain Ladies Day race meet. Race 6 was of high interest as it was the Alpine Truss 0- 58 Handicap Race, with Levitical (6)  claiming victory ridden by jockey J .Rule.

Employee Dedication to Alpine Truss

Mr Jamie Lavis is our newest inductee to the 15 years hall of fame for long term employment at Alpine Truss.

Jamie otherwise known as ” Farmer” has dedicated his time over a number of areas within Alpine Truss, but more recently he has been working in the Ancillary Shed.

Managing Director George Prothero presented Jamie with a Men’s Dress Watch engraved, congratulating him with loyal service to the company.


This How we celebrate Christmas… Alpine Truss Style.

The end of 2018 at Alpine Truss saw a surprise visit from Santa delivering gifts too all staff for their hard work throughout the year.

Managing Director George Prothero thanked everyone for their hard efforts, wished them a very merry Christmas and to stay safe over the holiday period.

Continued compassion from Alpine Truss, with $12,000 gift to Carevan

CAREVAN Wangaratta recently received a $12,000 contribution from George Prothero on behalf of Alpine Truss.

“This donation from George is vital to Carevan Wangaratta’s sustainability,”

Carevan Wangaratta provides meals to the community three nights a week, at three different locations (Bindall Avenue Mondays, Rangeview Tuesdays
and Apex Park Wednesday).
Regular clientele includes the underprivileged, the homeless, and the lower socio-economic families of Wangaratta and surrounding district.
Anyone in need of a meal is welcome. None are turned away. With no ongoing government funding, the day to day running of the service is reliant on donations like that of Alpine Truss.

Ross Johnston, Carevan treasurer, said. “George is a long-time supporter of Carevan and he has once again shown his compassion to the Wangaratta Community by making a donation to help with the day-to-day running of the van.”

For more information regarding Carevan’s services, phone (03) 5721 2125, email info@carevanwangaratta.org.au, or visit
www.carevanwangaratta. org.au and Facebook: carevanwangaratta.

Article Courtesy – Wangaratta Chronicle- Friday 21st December 2018

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Carevan treasurer Ross Johnston (left) accepts the generous $12,000 donation from George Prothero from Alpine Truss.