Fire restrictions to lift in Manningham, Nillumbik

FIRE RESTRICTIONS are scheduled to end later this month in Country Fire Authority (CFA) areas of Manningham and Nillumbuk. A […]

Artists impression courtesy Manningham Council
Macedon Square Streetscape Upgrade

MACEDON Square has remained a vibrant hub for Manningham residents for over 50 years — now it is time for […]

Majesty by the side of the road

WELCOME TO Meeting with Remarkable Trees. I have borrowed the title from Thomas Pakenham’s book that reflects on the character […]

Celebrating 10 Years of Run Warrandyte

A SOLD OUT Run Warrandyte set the pace for community events in Warrandyte in 2021. On the last day of […]

Information Warrandyte shuts up shop

INFORMATION WARRANDYTE closed its doors during the COVID lockdown, and now operator Doncare has decided not to continue operating from […]

Your daily coffee — at what price?

IN EARLY FEBRUARY, café and restaurant workers in Adelaide’s Chinatown started protesting about wage theft and unfair working conditions. The […]

The superpowers of CFA women

HELD ANNUALLY on March 8, International Women’s Day has been celebrated for over a century, with the event’s website claiming […]

Pottery Expo celebrates 21 years by the river

THE 21ST POTTERY Expo was held on the riverbank on the last weekend of February, with ceramic artists from around […]

Protecting our green wedges

GREEN EDGE WarrandyteCAN SOMETIMES I THINK of Melbourne as a vast living organism, growing ever larger, slowly spreading across the […]

March 2021

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Breaking ground on trail extension

WORKS BEGAN ON Stage 2 of the Diamond Creek Trail extension following a ground-breaking ceremony on February 6. Stage 2 […]

Market under threat

THE ELTHAM Craft and Produce Market has been a staple of the Eltham community for 44 years but its future […]

Price of progress

Eltham residents have come out of lockdown to discover that hundreds of trees that graced the Eltham Gateway roundabout have […]

ComBank Closure in Macedon Square

LAST YEAR, The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) made the decision to temporarily close their branch located in Macedon Square, […]

Groove on the Green

After a year of lockdown and isolation, February 6 saw Warrandyte emerge to remember its Year of Wonders, at a […]

Ways to stay connected

THE BRAWL between the Australian Media and digital platforms, moderated by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) through the […]

Council facilities during COVID restrictions

MANNINGHAM and Nillumbik Councils have advised a series of closures of council facilities, following the Victorian Government’s announcementof the return […]

East Metro Women’s Social Competition

SUNDAY SAW the Warrandyte Social Sixers Women compete in the first ever East Metro Social Competition, played against other Social […]

Volunteers recognised in Community Awards

SOME WONDERFUL volunteers have been recognised in various Australia Day awards across the country. Our own local volunteers were recognised […]

Now is the time to create some healthy habits

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Let’s hope 2021 is a successful year in your chosen endeavours after the turmoil and instability of […]