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SOTO Supports ‘We Ride Australia’

Posted on November 5, 2018

It’s no secret that we love cycling here at SOTO, but even more than that, we believe in sustainability so when We Ride Australia approached us to talk about improved infrastructure and transport options for all Aussies, it was a no-brainer. We Ride was originally established as the Cycling Promotion Fund in 2000 but was […]

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SOTO staff lend a hand to drought affected farmers with Buy a Bale.

Posted on September 13, 2018

Looking at a drought affected plain from above looks like something from an Indigenous art gallery – the brown concentric circles of dried out plough tracks resembling the Aboriginal dot paintings we all know and love. But whilst the lack of rain we experienced this past autumn and winter might have been great for getting […]

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Darren Robertson Wins the 2018 Ken Dinnerville Memorial Handicap

Posted on June 7, 2018

On a beautiful weekend in late May, an Illawarra local did the region proud by taking the top spot in the venerable Ken Dinnerville Memorial Handicap. Illawarra Cycle Club rider Darren Robertson admitted he had to ‘put my head down and give everything I had’ to leave behind the disappointment of his 8th spot finish […]

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SOTO’s homage to Australia’s local superheroes

Posted on May 31, 2018

As anyone who’s been to the cinema this season knows, being a superhero can be stressful business. With more than 10k beaches, Australia has a pretty big area to patrol for our local, and arguably more superior, version of the Avengers: our friendly neighbourhood lifeguards. And they’ve done a pretty good job for the rest […]

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SOTO a Proud Sponsor of the Australia Day Aquathon

Posted on January 17, 2018

The 2018 Australia Day Aquathon is a great celebration of the nation’s love for sport and our special relationship with the beach. At SOTO, we are passionately enthusiastic about the sense of community that the Aquathon brings into play, so we are delighted to be part of the event as a sponsor. The big day […]

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SOTO Supports Lions Club of Figtree Charity Golf Day

Posted on July 21, 2017

SOTO is thrilled to have had the opportunity to recently support the Lions Club of Figtree Charity Golf Day by way of heartfelt donation. The 4th Annual Charity Golf Day was organised to raise funds for the Kids Fund of The Disability Trust. As an organisation that values community and enjoys getting behind good causes, […]

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Illawarra Locals Rally for Homeless Youth, with Successful Ride Around the Lake

Posted on May 11, 2017

SOTO Engineering was proud to support non-profit organisation Lighthouse as a first-time silver corporate partner of the 8th edition of the annual Ride Around the Lake fundraiser last weekend. The community spirit on the day and in the lead-up to the event successfully raised social awareness and funds for the Lighthouse Youth Initiative program offered […]

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SOTO Sponsors Ride Around the Lake to Support Homeless Youth

Posted on April 3, 2017

SOTO Consulting Engineers is thrilled to sponsor local charity fundraising event Ride Around the Lake 2017. As an event that combines SOTO’s passions for community and cycling, the organisation is excited to support the event in raising funds and awareness for youth at risk of homelessness. Ride Around the Lake 2017 is aimed at ‘breaking […]

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SOTO-sponsored “Pursuit of Precision” Women’s Cycling Team Win Gold at NSW Champs

Posted on February 22, 2017

The women of Illawarra Cycling Club-team, Pursuit of Precision, have conquered New South Wales’ best riders to take gold in the NSW Masters Club Team Pursuit Championships over the 2000m distance. Riders Sharon Gibson, Kerry Seadon, Heidi Montgomery and Deborah Coulls, did the club and the region proud, with a spirited ride which seized victory […]

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