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Motorcyclist dies in Healesville

Police are investigating a fatal collision in Healesville. They believe a motorbike and a vehicle collided on Ryans Road just after 3.30pm on Saturday 18...

Woori townhouses an “overdevelopment“

Yarra Ranges Council has knocked back an application to build 44 townhouses on a Woori Yallock block. Residents who objected to the proposal for 1370...

School takes a step in the right direction

Millwarra Primary School was one of the many schools across the nation that participated in the National Walk Safely to School Day on 17...

Rotary event a fundraising success

The Rotary Club of Healesville’s Dogs Day Out event was a tremendous success having raised $10,500 for local sporting clubs. The announcement was made at...

New signage will support endangered language

To celebrate the international year of Indigenous languages, Yarra Valley ECOSS’s Leanne Arvanitakis-Hall and Brad Charman from Yarra Valley Signs put up their Woiwurrung...

Ciao makes a return

 The Ciao Yarra Valley Ciao festival is returning to the Yarra Valley to celebrate the region’s rich Italian heritage. The festival will showcase the best...

Council supports road safety group’s concerns

The Seville East Traffic Safety Group presented their campaign to upgrade the Warburton Highway in Seville East to Yarra Ranges Council on Tuesday 14...

Rotary Club shows off their swag

The Rotary Club of Lilydale hosted the Swaggie Bush Dance at Wandin North Hall on Saturday 11 May to raise money towards backpack bed...

Steels Creek’s days of gold

The following is an article from our publication Recollections and Records of Mining at Steels Creek, Victoria by The Vagabond on mining along the...

Trekking to end avoidable blindness

Leonie Bradford and Diana Shaw, of Healesville are two of the 3000 trekkers gearing up for this year’s Wild Women On Top Melbourne Coastrek...

New play space open

 Healesville’s revamped Queens Park play space is officially open. Yarra Ranges Council and State Government representatives were on-hand to launch the upgrade on Wednesday 15...

Young author returns to the Yarra Valley

Local author Catherine Moolenschot will return to Yarra Junction on Monday 3 June to share her story and speak about the process of writing...

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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...