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Resident describes weekly waste collection as ‘deeply flawed’.

Six months after a major overhaul in October 2023, the waste collection frequency for general rubbish was in the spotlight at the most recent...

Back to where it all began in Warburton

The annual Warburton Reunion was held on Sunday 14 April with attendees coming from near and far to return to their old stomping ground...

Melbourne Water conducting water release for Yarra River

Melbourne Water will deliver an autumn high release of approximately 6.2 GL of water for the environment to the Yarra River commencing on Wednesday...

Community engagement for Central Highlands state forests

The Eminent Panel for Community Engagement from Depart of Energy, Environment and Climate Action (DEECA) is engaging with local communities in the Central Highlands...

Three…facts about daylight savings

War origin The practice of daylight savings was purposed to save energy during the First and Second World War. It would be introduced permanently in...

School zones return for Term Two

Drivers on the road in the mornings and afternoons are urged to take care as school zone speed limits are in place again this...

Victorians urged not to eat wild mushrooms as weather cools

The Victorian Department of Health has urged residents not to eat wild mushrooms as they start to appear more frequently throughout the colder months,...

Calma Koala sensory toy recalled due to choking risk

The Calma Koala Calming Sensory Toy which has been available online directly and through sites like Amazon as well as a range of independent...

Mercedes Benz recalls over 7000 cars due to vehicle fire risk

Mercedes Benz has recalled 7429 GLE and GLS vehicles with a year range of 2019 to 2022 due to a defect that could cause...

Over 24,000 driving infringements issued in a single year

New Victoria Police analysis shows thousands of motorists throughout the state are failing to heed the very basics of driving. More than 24,000 infringements were...

Permit debate

Adventure Dog 2024 was suddenly relocated from Wandin Park Estate in Gruyere to Yarra Glen Recreation Reserve and Showground with about two weeks left...

Outer East tied for lowest percentage of available rental properties in the country

New data has identified the outer-eastern areas of Melbourne as a desert for rental availability, with local government areas (LGAs) such as the Yarra...

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Plenty of opportunities left to help shape Yarra Ranges’ future

Yarra Ranges residents still have plenty of opportunities to have their say on the next council plan. There are many different ways for the...