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Gone but not forgotten

A small group of Yarra Valley residents came together to commemorate the one year anniversary of the official extinction of the Bramble Cay Melomys...

Parliament protest over Warby logging

Yarra Valley residents gathered at the steps of state parliament to protest about the impact of ongoing and proposed logging of forests surrounding Warburton...

Helping close the gap

Closing the health gap between indigenous and non-indigenous Australians is a key priority for Eastern Health, whose annual family sports day will return to...

A fuss about Freckles

Yarra Valley Chocolaterie has become embroiled in a trademark dispute with Nestle over an iconic Australian lolly. The family owned business has been told to...

YREC back on top

In 2017, Yarra Ranges Enterprise Centre was saved from demise and is now thriving once again in supporting the small businesses of the Yarra...

Cash for cans pledge

The state opposition has pledged a cash for containers scheme that will allow Victorians to cash-in by depositing their used containers. A container deposit scheme...

Yes to Respect returns

The first community gathering for Yes to Respect will be happening on Tuesday 25th February, starting at 6.30pm at Warburton Golf Club. Event organiser...

Yarra Valley Trail open

Yarra Valley residents are now able to walk, run and cycle between Lilydale and Yering, with Stage 1A of the Yarra Valley Trail officially...

The Round-up

Numerous thefts on one night Chirnside’s hair and beauty store Lonique and the Lilydale Bowls Club were broken into on the morning of 31 January...

Phylloxera detected near Yarra Junction

Agriculture Victoria has confirmed new phylloxera detections in the Yarra Valley, including near Yarra Junction. Detections came both inside the current Maroondah Phylloxera Infested Zone...

Out of the madhouse

Medal of the Order of Australia recipient and Christmas Hills resident Sandy Jeffs is releasing a new book with SANE Australia co-founder Dr Margaret...

Art that comes to life

Mount Evelyn will host a menagerie of exotic animals at the weekend, with a showcase of the best taxidermists and their stuffed masterpieces set...

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Loud and Luminous

Warburton photographer Suzanne Phoenix will have her work displayed as part of a major International Women’s Day photography exhibition as hundreds of female photographers...

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