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Clear laws for Victoria Police‘s use of informants

Hoping to restore public confidence in the justice system and protect informants when they are used, landmark reforms will strengthen Victoria Police’s management of...

Saving money with safe driving

The hip pockets of young Yarra Ranges road users are receiving a welcome boost through the abolition of learner and probationary licence fees, as...

Benwerren bringing peace to people in need

Benwerren in Yarra Junction has been providing time out from stress and challenges for women and children for over 44 years. A lovely old guest...

2022-23 Casey Volunteer Grants Program now open for non-profit groups

Between $1000 and $5000 is available to support not-for-profit community groups based in the Casey electorate who apply before Friday 16 September for the...

Minor flood warning issued for Yarra River

A Minor Flood Warning has been issued for the Yarra and Watts River from Millgrove to Coldstream. The level of the Yarra River at Coldstream...

Yarra Valley Red Cross rebrand

The Hoddles Creek Red Cross branch assists in a large portion of the Yarra Ranges so has chosen to be renamed Yarra Valley Red...

Yarra Valley Water a finalist for Customer Service award

Yarra Valley Water has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2022 Australian Service Excellence Awards (ASEAs). Yarra Valley Water was nominated in the Customer...

Strong winds once again set to hit Upper Yarra

Just weeks after the last strong wins hit the area, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has issued a severe weather warning for parts of...

Heart checks keeping kangaroo safe

One of Healesville Sanctuary’s resident Kangaroos has a particularly important routine, making sure to stay calm when undergoing her heart check, the key to...

Suburban Rail Loop to be cancelled if Liberals elected

The 90-kilometre suburban rail loop project connecting the Belgrave and Lilydale lines to Cheltenham, Clayton, Monash, Glen Waverley and Burwood and eventually Melbourne Airport...

Hillcrest CFA stepping up alongside Upper Yarra brigades

Hillcrest CFA has once again joined the brigade of Upper Yarra firefighters who are set to tackle the ninth annual Melbourne Firefighters Stair Climb. The...

Telephone voting in place for isolated Victorians during November election

Covid-19 positive Victorians will be able to vote via telephone in the November State election. The new regulations will allow people subject to public health...

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Clear laws for Victoria Police‘s use of informants

Hoping to restore public confidence in the justice system and protect informants when they are used, landmark reforms will strengthen Victoria Police’s management of...