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Expanded eligibility for outage payments

Victorians impacted by severe weather this summer will continue to be supported by both State and Federal governments. The eligibility criteria for the Prolonged...

Growing sustainability one can at a time

From saving a few extra dollars to supporting the health of the environment, the state’s container deposit scheme has proved popular in the eastern...

My Place Yarra Valley inviting ‘freedom fighters’ to fortnightly meetings

Just over a year has passed since My Place Yarra Valley (MPYV) made headlines by attending Yarra Ranges Council meetings in large numbers to...

Lilydale Tennis Club remains in top contenders list

Round 13 results for Lilydale Tennis Club in the Eastern Region Tennis Competition. Junior Open Doubles (JOD10) Lilydale v Selby After round 12 Lilydale...

Croquet competition returns for autumn

Last year, the Autumn and Spring Croquet Shield competitions were cancelled. It is now great to have the Autumn and Spring competitions back, but...

Winds no dampener for Eastern golfers

The destructive winds this week knocked down trees on many golf courses, but Yering Meadows escaped damage. A complete change from round 2 where...

Lilydale Tennis Club players walk away with wins and friends

Round 12 results for Lilydale Tennis Club in the Eastern Region Tennis Competition. Junior Open Doubles (JOD10) Lilydale v Emerald After round 11 Lilydale...

AVSL season ends with a big day

Yarra Ranges Athletics AVSL team had a big day in the final round of the AVSL series for 2023-24. Some outstanding results and plenty...

Lilydale takes top of the table wins

Round 11 results for Lilydale Tennis Club in the Eastern Region Tennis Competition. Junior Open Doubles (JOD10) Lilydale v East Croydon-Kilsyth After round 10...

World Day of Prayer recognises Palestine

World Day of Prayer, Mooroolbark You are invited to a service at the Mooroolbark Baptist Church 153 Hull Road Croydon on Friday 1 March....

New Assange film makes headway

With its premier at the Cameo in Belgrave on Sunday 18 February, the enthralling Julian Assange documentary ‘The Trust Fall’ is making waves worldwide. In...

Give blood, save lives next month in Lilydale

A pop up blood donor centre will be returning to Lilydale in March. From 11 to 22 March Lifeblood will be running out of...

Home-grown artist making an impact

Growing up in a creative household allowed Yarra Ranges based illustrator Cat MacInnes to foster her love and interest in art. "I was lucky...

Comedies and auditions

Lilydale Athenaeum Theatre Piece of Mind is a comedy by Emma Wood (an award winning, internationally produced playwright based in Melbourne) Piece of Mind is a...

YAVA’s latest exhibition ‘From the Earth’

YAVA Gallery and Arts Hub Healesville’s latest exhibition From the Earth includes the thoughts of local artists on the earth. One of the artists...

McLovin’ it 50 years on

As a mere 19-year-old George Caruana had his dreams come true with a job opportunity at one of the first McDonald’s stores to open...

Benefits seen despite slow uptake of community pharmacist treatment pilot

Cutting out the middleman to access treatment and medication for common health problems in participating pharmacies has seen a slow uptake in the Yarra...

Making moves in gender equality through community grants

Grants have been awarded to two outer eastern organisations to help them in supporting and empowering women. Homelessness and foster care service Anchor received $10,000,...

Delay in compensation to Victorians without power

Victorians cut off from the power grid for more than a week following destructive storms will have to wait several extra days to lodge...

Yarra Ranges towns lose power again

Towns in the Yarra Valley are suffering from power outages once again on Thursday 22 February. One outage was reported at 10.42am in Lilydale and...

Violi removed from question time for ‘continually interjecting’

Casey MP Aaron Violi was asked to leave the chamber in parliament last week for repeated interjection during question time. Speaker of the House...

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Expanded eligibility for outage payments

Victorians impacted by severe weather this summer will continue to be supported by both State and Federal governments. The eligibility criteria for the Prolonged...