MARIBYRNONG | HOBSONS BAY

Pictures of the month, November

November's best pictures by the Star Weekly photographers.   https://youtu.be/ZQxG6gfiL8c

A keen eye for design

A Lancefield resident’s flair for fashion has won a first-placed prize at the recent Fashion Awards Australia. One of Hayley Shanahan’s four designs won the...

Wine and Cheese Fest for the west

Williamstown will this month host the second Wine and Cheese Fest at Seaworks, with more than 60 vendors expected. Organiser Vil Klun said most of...

My Place: Peter Max

Spotswood’s Peter Max is passionate about cars, motorcycles and people. He speaks with Goya Dmytryshchak.   What’s your connection to Hobsons Bay? I’ve been here about 14...

Check in to Hotel Obscura

Audiences are being warned to expect the unexpected when they check into Hotel Obscura this week as part of the Festival of Live Art...

Bach meets Yarraville

The spirit of Johann Sebastian Bach collides with the streets of Yarraville in Ricercar, a new musical performance by the Present Tense ensemble. Bryce Ives...

Community Calendar

Here's 8 things to do in Maribyrnong and Hobsons Bay Fly in to play A new place space at AB Shaw Reserve, Altona Meadows, will be...

Revolution brewing in the west

A revolution is brewing in Melbourne’s west. As appreciation for micro-brewed craft beer skyrockets, small-scale breweries and brewing teams are popping up right across the...

Pokemon GO hunters flock to Altona beach

Pokemon GO fans are flocking to Altona beach, with businesses reporting up to 300 extra customers a day. Altona Pines fish and chip shop owner...

Community Calendar

Here's 9 things to do in Maribyrnong and Hobsons Bay In focus Williamstown Camera Club is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a free exhibition by members...

Toyota Yaris ZR: Big features in a small package

When you’re lucky enough to test-drive cars for a job you don’t usually have designs on something like a Toyota Yaris, But there’s something...

Colour and movement of the Bathukamma coming to Braybrook

Braybrook will be alive with the colours and sounds of India on Saturday as part of the annual Bathukamma Festival of Flowers. More than 2000...

Motherhood no barrier to creativity

An eclectic collective of artists sharing the ‘motherhood’ thread are holding their first public exhibition in Footscray. Tribe for Art run a weekly playgroup focusing...

Painters and Dockers do Yarraville for Australia Day

Legendary Australian rockers Painters and Dockers will light up the stage in Yarraville this Australia Day as they headline the second Stony Creek Music...

Crime writer visits Altona Meadows library

Footscray crime writer JM Green was a western suburbs librarian for years before she was shortlisted for a Premier’s award for best unpublished manuscript. Now...

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Artists and creatives in Hobsons Bay invited to be apart of...

Expression of Interest are open for artists who live in Hobsons bay to help deliver a creative project. As a part of Hobsons Bay COVID-19...