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Kangas won’t be killed, club assures

A Chirnside golf course has ditched plans to cull a mob of kangaroos living on the green after months of heavy community pressure. After a...

Truckie testing threatens supply chain

Throughout the pandemic, nurses and supermarket workers racing to fill empty shelves have been praised as the unsung heroes on the frontline of the...

Dog park push

A Healesville dog owner is pushing to see an enclosed dog park created in Healesville to allow her dog to roam freely without the...

Rising rents pushes people to the brink

Nationally the cost of renting has seen a staggering increase, to the point where housing unaffordability is pushing people nearer to homelessness. In the...

Phototherapy push

A Healesville group wants to see phototherapy services in the Yarra Valley in a move that would slash travel times for those who require...

Fresh funds for netball

Netball clubs and associations across Australia are set to receive a much needed funding boost, with Woolworths committing up to $250,000 in Pick Fresh...

Exhibition opens, then closes

While many community events and activities have been cancelled through the latest lockdown, a local art exhibition has had the misfortune of being closed...

Valley postcard

The Yarra Valley had a special visitor recently as Hawthorn legend Shane Crawford journeyed to the region for the latest episode of Postcards. The Brownlow...

Little people represent lots of people

Holy Fools is on a mission to improve people’s awareness around the ever increasing issue of homelessness during this year’s Homelessness Week. In a...

A conversation about homelessness

The first week of August marks National Homelessness Week, which aims to put the spotlight on the impact of homelessness in Australia through national...

Celebrating women of the Yarra Ranges

The Yarra Ranges Regional Museum is celebrating female champions and agents of change in an exhibition called Trailblazers: Women of the Yarra Ranges. Trailblazers: Women...

Dam works progressing

Dam remediation and upgrade works have been completed at the Upper Yarra Dam to ensure the ongoing integrity and stability of the dam wall...

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Empowering women’s employability

Making a good first impression and feeling good about yourself while doing it can be the key to success. That’s why Cire Services’ First...