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200 jobs set to be created by social housing boost

The Victorian Government has announced the $3 million Social Housing Employment Program which will help create 200 jobs through a partnership between Jobs Victoria...

Barak’s artworks up for auction in New York

The descendents of Wurundjeri artist and Ngurungaeta William Barak are calling on the community to help raise funds to purchase two of his artworks...

EACH closing Covid-19 testing clinic in Yarra Junction

The EACH-run Covid-19 Testing Clinic in Yarra Junction will close permanently this Friday 27 May 2022 at 4pm. For those who still wish to seek...

Community organisations band together to reduce waste

Recycling Victoria has sparked a new initiative in the Yarra and Dandenong Ranges, encouraging residents to reduce the amount of waste going into landfills,...

Win for conservationists as Yellingbo landscape expands

Friends of the Helmeted Honeyeater is thrilled to hear of the expansion of the Liwik Barring Landscape Conservation Area in Yellingbo after the land...

Reported sightings of platypus killed by hair ties

Hair ties are becoming a common issue plaguing the humble platypus in the Yarra River. The Australian Platypus Conservancy has received two reports of...

Labor wins, Albanese elected Prime Minister

Australians overwhelmingly voted for action on climate change and the establishment of an integrity commission in the 2022 federal election, as the Liberal Party...

Aaron Violi replaces Tony Smith

Aaron Violi has been elected as the new member for Casey, despite the Liberal Party failing to return to government. The Liberal candidate to replace...

Police and parents join students for National Walk Safely to School Day

National Walk Safely to School Day was last Friday 20 May and primary school students around the Yarra Ranges were joined by their parents...

Labor’s Casey candidate Bill Brindle responds to Federal Election result

Australia is set to be led through the next term by the Australian Labor party after their triumph in the 2022 Federal election, but...

Upper Yarra youth having their voices heard

A Yarra Ranges Council initiative has helped students from two local high schools have their voices heard on the future of the Shire. 24 students...

Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal

Research from the Salvation Army has shown most people in need are struggling to meet basic living expenses like housing, utilities, food and health...

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200 jobs set to be created by social housing boost

The Victorian Government has announced the $3 million Social Housing Employment Program which will help create 200 jobs through a partnership between Jobs Victoria...