MARIBYRNONG | HOBSONS BAY

Taskforce Lunar arrest three in Altona, seize over $250K cash

Police arrested three people on Wednesday and seized what is believed to be more than $250,000 cash in two separate incidents relating to the...

Four teens arrested following alleged assaults

Police have arrested four teenagers, including a Yarraville girl, following a series of alleged assaults in Docklands and Melbourne’s south-eastern suburbs. Police executed search warrants...

Ward restructure announced for Maribyrnong, Hobsons Bay

The state government has confirmed the new ward structure for 39 councils across the state and Maribyrnong and Hobsons Bay councils are one of...

Call to rescind motion on Palestine

Local Palestinian residents are asking Hobsons Bay council to rescind a motion in response to a petition addressing the Middle East conflict. In its meeting...

Newport trees ‘butchered’

Residents living on High Street, Newport, have been left in the dark over the sudden removal of the street’s trees. It was a quiet December...

Cleaners hung out to dry

Gathered in front of parliament house, Victoria’s school cleaners, many of them from the west and north, united to protest a contract change which...

Take a journey across the bay

John Anrep and Bob Gilpin are friends and artists who have combined their talents to bring a new exhibition to Altona. The Louis Joel Arts...

Jok’s new start

It might have been the off season, but for new City West Falcons shooter Shimona Jok her first steps on the Altona netball courts...

VFL fixture released

Williamstown and Footscray will kick off their Victorian Football League men's and women's seasons on March 22. Both competitions will commence on the weekend of...

Australia lose 2-0 to Hanwha Eagles

Australia lost its two game International Baseball Showdown series to the Hanwha Eagles on the weekend at Altona Meadows’ Melbourne Ballpark. The visiting South Korean...

Dogs wanting to finish strong

Footscray is hoping to end its promising Victorian Premier Cricket season with a bang and finds itself in a good position to do so...

Varcoe’s Viking era begins

Altona’s new era under former AFL star Travis Varcoe is under way ahead of the Western Region Football League division 1 season. The former Cat...

A’s on top

Altona is in the box seat after day one of Victorian Sub-District Cricket Association north-west clash, while Yarraville, Williamstown and Spotswood have work to...

A retirement lifestyle like no other

What does your perfect day look like? Is it a family outing to the beach? A leisurely hike through the Wetlands Bird Sanctuary? Or...

Bradmill Yarraville has best of the west on its doorstep

Bradmill Yarraville, developed in partnership by Frasers Property Australia and Irongate, is ideally located at 355-359 Francis Street, Yarraville, to take advantage of the...

Iconic Bradmill factory retained in new Yarraville community

Bradmill Yarraville, at 341 Francis Street, Yarraville,will retain the iconic heritage of the site’s former life and revitalise the textile factory into a thriving...

Avoid the bargain trap with hearing aids

In a world filled with tempting online deals, it’s crucial to approach certain purchases with caution. Take hearing aids for example – tiny devices...

Treat hospitality staff with respect

Summer can be a great time for dining out, but it can be a hetic and difficult time for those working in kitchens and...

Spruce up your outdoor living areas

As we approach the warmer months and the summer fun season, you may notice that your outdoor area is looking a little worse for...

Staying active

Being active is an important way to look after your physical and mental wellbeing, and there are a number of initiatives within the City...

Celebrating lifelong neighbours

Not many people can say that they have lived next door to each other for 74 years, but Footscray residents Vern Roberts and Wally...

Childcare centre at threat

More than 70 families who attend Saltwater Child Care Centre are at risk of having to find another place to send their children if...

Westside wanders into Maribyrnong

Eat Drink Westside is on again to satisfy the western suburbs’ growing appetite for good food and wine. Eat Drink Westside has become a regular...

Cleaning contracts don’t wash

International students are now cleaning school classrooms in Melbourne’s north-west following the slashing of contract hours, according to the United Workers Union (UWU) property...

The gift that won’t give this year

Premier running race the Braybrook Gift has been cancelled for 2024 after a venue clash. Over 500 applicants, including many from interstate, were warming...

Latest

Ward restructure announced for Maribyrnong, Hobsons Bay

The state government has confirmed the new ward structure for 39 councils across the state and Maribyrnong and Hobsons Bay councils are one of...