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Talking trees

Thump! Out of nowhere on a quiet and hot afternoon, a gum tree drops a large branch across Belgrave-Gembrook road in Menzies Creek, halting...

Milestones for our RSLs

 The Mount Evelyn and Lilydale RSL sub-branches are celebrating notable milestones. The Lilydale sub-branch formed 100 years ago at a meeting in the Reading Room...

Burglar bogged

An alleged thief got bogged during his attempted escape following a Monbulk burglary. Police arrested the Melton man, 36, on Mt Dandenong Tourist Road on...

Donations for drought relief

From October to December the Dandenong Ranges Community Bank Group ran an appeal collecting toiletries for dought affected families. The public were asked to...

Honk for humanity

The eclectic village of Belgrave is known for its unique cafes, music venues, a wizard, and of course Puffing Billy. Though, over the last year...

Australia Day done differently

Belgrave will host an afternoon of dance, music, discussion and celebration under the trees at Borthwick Park on 26 January. For the 12th straight year,...

Thanks for the opportunity

 In the lead up to the 2018 Victorian election I spoke to a lot of people across the electorate of Monbulk about why I...

Charges over FTG blaze

Detectives arrested and charged a man following a house fire in Ferntree Gully on Friday 18 January. Police said the fire broke out in the...

Fire engulfs Ferntree Gully home

Emergency services responded to a house fire this morning in Ferntree Gully that is being treated as suspicious. The fire which fully engulfed the house...

Cinema under the stars

 If you are looking for a free family fun afternoon or night out, then check out the extravaganza on offer at the Lilydale Library...

On the cutting edge

Mathieu Dechamps knifemaker’s shop, tucked away in Mount Dandenong, appears fairly non-descript from the outside. However, taking a step inside and you’ll find its...

Bin that butt

 A Yarra Ranges firefighter says a flicked cigarette butt could spark a catastrophic blaze. Montrose CFA PR co-ordinator Eddie Tichelaar said the region was “so...

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Students leading the way in sustainability

The Lilydale Heights Secondary College has been applauded for reducing its environmental impact through the Victorian Government’s ResourceSmart Schools Program. The College received its first-star...

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