True ‘friends’ of our state park

THE Friends of Warrandyte State Park (FOWSP) is a volunteer-based group that understands the importance of growing indigenous plants in […]

Warrandyte residents praised for campaign

WARRANDYTE residents demonstrated remarkable maturity and rationality when confronted with a disaster scenario last year, according to Joe Buffone, director […]

Warrandyte residents petition Manningham council to oppose petrol station at VCAT

WARRANDYTE residents turned out in force to petition Manningham City Council in opposition to the construction of the proposed petrol […]

VIDEO: Striking a chord

The Diary embarked upon a musical mission to get a taste of what Warrandyte and surrounds has to offer.  We had […]

July 2015

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Bridge too far?

SHOULD we be careful what we wish for? The Manningham Leader carried a story last month under the heading One […]

Bloods fall in thriller

WARRANDYTE suffered an upset one-point loss to Kilsyth at Pinks Reserve on the weekend, in one of the most captivating […]

Burglary at Ruby Tuesday

THIEVES smashed their way into Ruby Tuesday and have stolen items and caused damage estimated at $10,000 after what is […]

Servo to VCAT

WARRANDYTE residents are furious the final decision regarding the development of a 24-hour service station at 1-5 Yarra Street has […]

Best in business

JULIE Quinton has some sound advice for business owners: “You have got to be involved in your community in every […]

Bec hits the wall

From the hills of Warrandyte to the Great Wall of China, local fitness femme BEC ROSTRON completed a marathon from […]

Things to do these school holidays in Warrandyte and surrounds

Stuck for ideas these school holidays? We’ve put our heads together in the Diary office and also asked friends of […]

June 2015

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Break-ins on the rise

WARRANDYTE police and Manningham Crime Investigation Unit (CIU) are urging residents to be on the lookout for suspicious activity after […]

Traffic report due in August

TRAFFIC modelling of the Warrandyte Bridge road network will be conducted and a report handed down by the end of […]

Blacksmith’s Hut moves

ONLOOKERS outside the Old Post Office Museum recently were amazed to see a trailer, loaded with a dismantled building, being […]

Free food and a big heart

WHEN Judith Lightfoot read about a laneway in Ballarat where food is free to anyone who wants it, she thought, […]

Chasing Chastity

IF anyone’s heard a cheerful “N’awlins” accent around Warrandyte recently, chances are you’ve bumped into the community’s latest sporting import. […]

The camel’s kiss

PETE’S jaw dropped mid-sentence as the inquisitive creature’s foul-smelling breath intruded on the deliciously rich, earthy outback air. “Quickly!” he […]

Olivigna applies for helipad in Warrandyte

AN application for a proposed helipad at Olivigna in South Warrandyte is being considered by Manningham council. The helipad will […]