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Pied piper of Yarra Junction

Cire Services morphed into the Pied Piper of Yarra Junction on Tuesday 22 October when it hosted a teddy bears picnic bursting with fun...

Gibbs ready to take on AFLW

Earlier this year Serena Gibbs played her very first season of organised footy and now she will play at the sport's highest level for...

The forgotten community

Seville East resident Sandy Ison recalls her experience travelling along the Warburton Highway, which includes being on the wrong end of three car accidents: I’ve...

Burn-offs in Reefton

Forest Fire Management Victoria (FFMV) will be carrying out a planned burn-off today in Reefton along Leith Road and Warburton along Woods Point...

Poppy purchase on

The 2019 Poppy Appeal has begun, and the Upper Yarra Sub-Branch needs your help to raise much-needed funds to support our veterans. Upper Yarra Sub-Branch...

The Mandies to honour Healesville local

Long-time Healesville resident Amanda Markin passed away on 4 September less than a year after being diagnosed with breast cancer and now a Healesville...

CFA callout

Healesville Fire Brigade is calling out for community minded people who believe they have what it takes to help protect their town as a...

Road crash ready

The Healesville SES unit has expanded their capability, with two members receiving their road crash rescue accreditation last month. Over several days, Healesville’s Lucy Aston...

Black Spur closures

The Department of Transport has advised that the Maroondah Highway will close between Healesville and Narbethong, through the Black Spur, for four days of...

Remembering hawker Yokum

Before the days of motorised vehicles and shopping centres, people in country areas often depended on travelling salesman, or hawkers, for clothing and footwear,...

A knight in the forest

Warburton’s Redwood Forest was transformed into a medieval battleground of sword wielding knights as a short film project was filmed on the location last...

Driving for a cure

The fifth edition of FightMND's Daniher's Drive has exceeded all expectations by raising over $3.1 million towards the fight against Motor Neuron Disease (MND). In...

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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...