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Celebrating IDAHOBIT

Maribyrnong council celebrated international Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism (IDAHOBIT) on Friday, May 17, by hosting a flag raising ceremony. Councillors in attendance included deputy...

Arif volunteers life experience

More than thirty years of working in community services and family support in federal a local government has given Arif Warasta the knowledge and experience...

Stand for council information sessions

In partnership with local councils, the Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV) is holding a series of information sessions aimed at prospective candidates and the...

Reconciliation week celebration

In the lead-up to National Reconciliation Week, not-for-profit community health agency, cohealth is hosting one free event in Braybrook to encourage unity in the...

Hockey refurbishment on its way

Hobsons Bay council has awarded a $4 million contract to Fleetwood Australia for the redevelopment of the Altona Hockey Club Pavilion. In its meeting on...

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Athlete and student Saffron Canny-Smith tells Jennifer Pittorino about her career so far and her need for a sponsor. Can you tell us your name...

Interesting institute

The Williamstown Mechanics’ Institute has been an important part of our community for well over a century. It’s a great symbol of the story of...

Prestwidge joins Bulldogs

Footscray’s hopes for the Victorian Premier Cricket season have received a huge boost with Jack Prestwidge signing with the club. Prestwidge, who has represented both...

Falcons continue on

The wins keep coming for the City West Falcons with their winning streak up to 10 in the Victorian Netball League championship. It was another...

CYs on the board

Williamstown CYMS is finally on the board in the Victorian Amateur Football Association premier B competition. After a tough start to the season, the CYs...

Bulldogs next generation on show

Footscray’s next generation is getting their opportunity in the Hockey Victoria women’s premier league this season. After a number of retirements during the off season,...

Seagulls continue to improve

Williamstown put together its most even performance so far in the Victorian Football League Women’s competition against Carlton on Saturday. The Seagulls were able to...

Falcons battle through

The City West Falcons were pushed early before coming away with a strong win against the North East Blaze in the Victorian Netball League...

Foot and heel pain help

Foot and heel pain are extremely common yet there is much misinformation about these conditions often leading to misdiagnosis, resulting in incorrect or inappropriate...

Hearing aids: what to expect when you wear them.

Starting to use hearing aids is a big step for anyone, especially if you’re in your 60s and have been missing out on a...

Final opportunity to secure Waterline Place apartment

Seize the final opportunity to secure a luxury Williamstown apartment with spectacular views at Waterline Place by AVJennings. With the building nearing completion, prospective buyers...

New Doutta Galla CEO to champion quality aged care

Doutta Galla Aged Care Services Limited (Doutta Galla) is delighted to announce the appointment of Glenn Rappensberg as its new Chief Executive Officer, who...

Townhomes at Bradmill Yarraville designed with an eye to the future

Pioneer Townhomes, the first homes to hit the market at the iconic Bradmill Yarraville residential mixed-use development, will pay homage to the site’s industrial...

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...

CCTV released as part of investigation into shooting in Altona North

Detectives from the Armed Crime Squad have released CCTV footage as part of their investigation into a series of incidents last year culminating in...

Victoria University survey aims to tackle sports racism

Victoria University professor Ramon Spaaij is leading a community-focussed project on anti-racism in community sport, funded through a VicHealth Impact Research Grant. Mr Spaaij, who...

Council supports Champion Road

Hobsons Bay council will launch an information campaign outlining alternative options to the Level Crossing Removal Project’s (LXRP) plan to completely close the Champions...

Talented duo shine on stage

Two talented Williamstown brothers were born to be stars, with both Sebastian Sero and his younger brother Luka Sero having an impressive history in...

Awakening Footscray with art

South by South East Asian (SXSEA) hosted its second edition of SXSEA, in collaboration with Big Bao. Part of the Sleepless Festival in Footscray, the...

Council grants up for grabs

Maribyrnong council’s annual place-based initiatives grants program is now open for applications. Council said the place-based initiatives funding stream is for small-medium scale place-based activities...

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Hockey refurbishment on its way

Hobsons Bay council has awarded a $4 million contract to Fleetwood Australia for the redevelopment of the Altona Hockey Club Pavilion. In its meeting on...

Falcons continue on

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