MARIBYRNONG | HOBSONS BAY

Planting the seeds of growth

Ms Stephanie Banks, deputy principal wellbeing at Caroline Chisholm Catholic College, says the pros and cons of single-sex and mixed education are constantly being...

Growing opportunities for the arts

The Substation in Newport has put the call out to Hobsons Bay residents to join its newly created Community Reference Group. Putting the community...

Another tool 
of the trade

Lengthy lockdown restrictions have been taking a toll on Victorians and grass-roots suicide prevention charity Hope Assistance Local Tradies wants to reach out more...

Boost your immunity with a good sleep

Health and a strong immune system is a hot topic as we all focus on staying safe in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Getting...

Create your space with a wallbed

The number of people having to rearrange their living and working spaces at home has increased 10-fold with the COVID-19 stay at home orders. ‘Working...

Let’s sort it out

Hobsons Bay City Council shares with residents some handy recycling tips and information on what you can do with additional rubbish during Covid-19. For more...

What happens to pets in a separation?

For most households having a pet join the family is an exciting time, but what happens during separation? Unfortunately, says Lucy Padula, accredited family...

Real locals share their passion for goodness

Slow Food Melbourne, part of a worldwide network that supports the notion of “think global, act local”, runs two farmers’ markets providing produce from...

Lending a helping hand
 to vulnerable patients

While we have all been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, its impact is being felt more by some in our community than others. For patients...

Succeed. Belong. Learn.

Starting school is the first little step into your child’s big future. If you are thinking of enrolling your child into primary school next...

Zoom into ‘shrooms

If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise … but it won’t be a teddy bears’ picnic. It...

Put the lid on smelly bins

Home-cooked meals and spring cleaning blitzes have been a common pastime for people staying home to slow the spread of COVID-19 – and the...

Congratulations to our winners!

Congratulations to our Take Off with Avalon competition winners! The lovely Cathy from Werribee is our lucky first prize winner, taking home a double pass...

New programs build connections for 16-20s

Starting in August, Gateways Support Services is launching two new recreation groups to help youths transition into adult programs. The new Bridges program caters for...

Groceries on the run at Altona IGA

IGA Pier Street, Altona is making it easier to get your groceries during the COVID-19 pandemic with its ‘Groceries on the Run’ service. Owner Hitesh...

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Concern as homelessness sector ‘inundated’

Homelessness workers in the northern and western suburbs say they are being “inundated” with requests for crisis accommodation. They are calling on the state government...