MARIBYRNONG | HOBSONS BAY

Westography captures images of vanishing suburban life

An all-but-forgotten era of Australian suburban life has been preserved in a newly published collection by a Seddon photographer tagged the “Westographer”. Warren Kirk’s Westography:...

Georgia is taking part in the Victorian State Schools Spectacular

South Morang’s Georgia Moris loves to perform. The 11-year-old spends her spare time singing, acting, modelling and competing in calisthenics. She dreams of making...

Wine and Cheese Fest coming to Williamstown

Williamstown will this month host the third Wine and Cheese Fest at Seaworks, with more than 60 wine, cheese and gourmet food artisans there...

Community Calendar: July 17-25

Third age learning U3A Hobsons Bay needs new members for classes, including computers, craft and bridge. 83 Bayview Street. ■ Ralph, 9397 2358 Ancient dance Dance performance In...

MY PLACE

What is your connection with the Sunbury and Macedon Ranges area? I have a lifelong connection with the area. I spent my childhood at Mount...

Seabrook Primary School pupils have spring in their step

Seabrook Primary School pupils are hitting the pavement this month, swapping being driven to school for walking. The school is one of nine across Hobsons...

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...

Town Hall concert no longer a pipe dream

A Seddon musician is relishing a rare chance to perform in concert with one of the world’s largest pipe organs. Australian Art Orchestra artistic director...

Enjoy the fruits of spring at the Strawberries and Cherries Weekend

As spring fever descends on Bacchus Marsh, tens of thousands of people are expected to flock to town for the annual Strawberries and Cherries...

Don Watson traces worst words’ impact on language

Author and speech writer Don Watson fears the day we are literally lost for words. The avid reader and lover of language’s latest book, Worst...

Latest

Newport RSL appeals for volunteers

Volunteers are being sought by the Newport RSL Sub-branch to help raise funds for this year's ANZAC Appeal. President Bob Gladysz said the sub-branch aimed...