Here, there, everywhere in Belgrave

The HERE ME youth arts project culminated on Saturday 13 April with a Flashmob taking over Belgrave. Local artist and secondary teacher Dani-Ela Kayler ran the HERE ME workshops, which invited young people aged 13-18 years old to share and interact with their community. The Here Me workshops included group discussions exploring ideas, drama-based activities, […]

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Funding for Wellington road

The Federal Government announced on 15 April that $110 million will go towards funding the duplication of Wellington Road. The thoroughfare, between Napoleon Road and Berwick Road, carries more than 10,000 vehicles per day and serves as a critical link between the Casey and Cardinia regions. Member for La Trobe Jason Wood has been lobbying […]

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100 years for Powelltown FNC

Powelltown Football Netball Club is in the midst of celebrating their 100 year milestone as well as the anniversaries of two successful premiership seasons this year. Powelltown FNC held a reunion day for past players on Saturday 13 April, after winning their round one matchup against reigning premiers Yarra Junction. The club will be commemorating […]

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Crucifixion sculpture highlights the plight of refugees

A confronting art installation that draws parallels between Christ’s crucifixion and the treatment of asylum seekers in Australia has been erected at the front of the Tecoma Uniting Church. The work depicts a father, a pregnant mother and child each hanging from their own crucifix and labelled with the sites of Australia’s most controversial detention […]

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The magic park bus

Parks Victoria is excited to announce the commencement of a new garden tour experience for the Dandenong Ranges Botanic Gardens. Starting on 8 April, a new open-air electric vehicle will be available to tour the garden and the vehicle seats up to 13 people. This new shuttle service offers a significant expansion of services to […]

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A festival of fun

A healthy dose of fun and plenty of activities again proved to be a great way to attract the masses, with festival-goers flocking to the PAVE Festival’s Emerald FunFest on Sunday 7 April. Amid the fine autumn weather, the streets and laneways of Emerald were filled with plenty of activity, with live entertainment, children’s rides […]

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