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Four Senior State Ministers resign

Four Victorian Government ministers have announced they are resigning from their positions in Cabinet effective immediately, five months out from the State election. They...

Warburton mechanic recognised as runner up in Apprentice of the Year awards

A young mechanic has finished as the runner-up in Box Hill Institute’s Apprentice of the Year Awards, which were held in Federation Square on...

Barista opportunities for migrants in the Yarra Ranges

A free introductory course in coffee making has given a group of young Burmese migrants the opportunity to develop new job opportunities while adjusting...

Road safety set to be supported in the Yarra Ranges

With applications open for new local government area road safety grants, Yarra Ranges Council is set to apply to help reduce road trauma on...

Woori Yallock nurse running to raise funds for sufferers of cystic fibrosis

Woori Yallock nurse Elfie Model is set to pound the pavement next month in the Run Melbourne event on 24 July to raise funds...

New joeys spark hope among Friends of the Leadbeater’s Possum

There has been a breakthrough for the Highland Leadbeater’s Possum, following the birth of two joeys which has created hope for the critical endangered...

Wandin Yallock Primary School’s generous donation to Healesville Hospital

Healesville Hospital has received a donation from Wandin Yallock Primary School in honour of a school staff member and her late husband who died...

Yarra Junction Primary School excited to see strides taken towards improving kid’s mental health

Yarra Junction Primary School noticed a need to address mental health concerns among their staff and student community over the Covid-19 lockdowns and acted...

Recognising 35 years of unwavering medical service from Woori Yallock GP

Woori Yallock residents are likely used to the friendly face of Dr Andrew Kirwan, who has been the GP at Woori Yallock Medical Centre...

Fishing opportunities in the Upper Yarra

The majestic Birrarung or Yarra River running through Warburton is a premier fishing destination for visitors to the Upper Yarra and Yarra Ranges, and...

Remembering beloved local veterinarian Patricia Ellis

When it came to animals, and particularly horses, Patricia Ellis was as passionate as they come. From joining pony club at a young age, to...

Millions in funding for primary schools to support students mental health

The State Government has announced the major $200 million package to help Upper Yarra and other Victorian primary schools deliver mental health programs. The investment...

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Three… winter sports

1. Hockey Played in winter months, field hockey relies heavily on hand eye coordination with each player using a hockey stick to control, pass and...