UPPER YARRA

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...

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...

Join a platypus survey in Yarra Junction

Upper Yarra Landcare is encouraging locals to join them and Healesville Environment Watch Inc (HEWI) for an evening platypus survey by the Little Yarra...

Warburton Bowls Club secures grant to bolster all-abilities access

The Warburton Bowls Club has successfully secured a grant to improve its capacity to cater to bowlers of all abilities. As part of the Victorian...

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...

U14 Wandin cricketer tons up

Wandin U14s vs Yarra Junction - written by David Marshall Wandin's U14s team have been doing really well this year with many players showing great...

Yarra Junction’s weekend team set for finals

Luck continues to run against the Yarra Junction Bowling Club midweek team. With the last home game of the season a winnable one against...

Improved fortunes for Warburton Bowls Club

An improved week of bowls for the Warburton Bowls Club saw them consolidate their positions in the finals for both the Weekend Division 2...

Podium places for athletes

Yarra Ranges Athletics little athletics athletes excelled at the EMR Region Track and Field Championships over the weekend. The championships, held on a sun-baked...

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...

Feel the energy rising at these live performances

Burrinja Cultural Centre The Black Sorrows in Concert Join Joe Camilleri and The Black Sorrows for a very special afternoon. Joe Camilleri has been at the forefront...

Melting mental illness

In efforts to tackle mental health head-on, local photographer and now author David Eastham has undertaken the task of writing and publishing a book...

Zeitgeist Riders at the Reefton Hotel

The festive season may well and truly be in the rearview mirror now but the Zeitgeist Riders and the Reefton Hotel will be doing...

Calling all actors and audiences

Eltham Little Theatre Audition Notice Play: The Peppercorn Tree Sunday 4 February and Monday 5 February – 7.00pm – 10.15pm. This is a moving Australian drama set in...

Free screening of classic film The Sting

Yarra Ranges Film Society presents a free community event with a special screening of The Sting at 1pm on Saturday 3 February in the...

Quarters: Where Good Food Meets Good Company

Hubert Estate is welcoming Yarra Ranges residents to have their next lunch or dinner at Quarters. Quarters is Hubert Estate’s hero restaurant, led by Executive...

Gear Up for the New School Year: A Guide to Eye Health for Kids

As the school bells chime for the return to classes in 2024, it's the perfect time to ensure your child is set up for...

A new era for Healesville Medical

Healesville Medical Centre is entering an exciting new era under the dedicated stewardship of Dr Joel Monmolin, the new owner with an interest in...

Healthy competition for cash and prizes at Armstrong Green, on the Surf Coast

The newly completed bowling green at RCA Village's newest retirement community in Armstrong Creek will be the venue for a Social Summer Series Bowling...

Spruce up your outdoor living areas

As we approach the warmer months and the summer festive season, you may notice that your outdoor area is looking a little worse for...

Treat hospitality staff with respect

Summer can be a great time for dining out, but it can be a hetic and difficult time for those working in kitchens 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...

Trash and Treasure at Powelltown

This Sunday 25 February from 9am, Powelltown will hold its trash and treasure market. There will be indoor and outdoor stalls, plus a sausage...

Could peri-urban advocacy pave the way for peri-regional recognition?

The push for the Yarra Ranges to be considered peri-regional to reflect the varied needs and lifestyles of the region continues. Peri-regional is a term...

Yarra Valley 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...

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...

Shutdown without a plan

With the recent shutdown of the Victorian timber industry, complaints and inquiries have arisen as to how those in the industry are to be...

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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...