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Buses to replace Werribee line between Footscray, Laverton

Buses will replace trains on the Werribee Line between Footscray and Laverton, due to an equipment fault in Newport. Trains will continue to operate between...

Transport disruptions for Hobsons Bay

A level crossing removal project will cause public transport disruptions in Hobsons Bay this week. The level crossing on Ferguson Street, Williamstown is being removed...

Omicron variant forces government to pause return of international students

The Federal government has paused the return of international students due to concerns about the threat of the new omicron strain of COVID-19.. The government...

Young soccer star to represent Team Vic

A local student has been selected to represent the School Sport Victoria 12 years and under soccer state team. Maribyrnong Sports Academy student Leyla Hussein...

Maribyrnong Vaccination rates struggle to increase

Vaccination rates in Maribyrnong continue to plateau as other local government areas (LGA) in Victoria surpass the 90 per cent double dose target. Maribyrnong's double...

Centre reopens with trio of exhibitions

Footscray community arts centre is coming back with a bang, officially opening three exhibitions this Saturday. BOLD, Let's Pull Things Apart Together and Hyphenated Biennial:...

Elves around town

Little elves will be popping up around Hobsons Bay in the lead up to Christmas to help showcase council's Christmas Gift and Event Guide. Locals...

Beach clean-up

Bupa aged care residents took to Altona beach on Friday to help clean the area of plastic litter. The aged care residents worked with Conservation...

Andrews Government reviving fish population in Maribyrnong River

Thirty-two fish habitats have been installed along the Maribyrnong River between Avondale Heights and Flemington Racecourse in a bid to revive its native fish...

Footscray Night Markets are back on!

Footscray night markets are back this December, promising amazing food and entertainment for the whole family. The Night Market will be on each Friday night...

Police investigate stabbing in Altona North

Hobsons Bay Crime Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for public assistance after a man was stabbed at a sporting venue in Altona North. The incident...

Funding push for wetlands centre in Hobsons Bay

Hobsons Bay council has teamed up with Hobsons Bay Wetlands Inc to advocate to the state government for $16 million to build a wetlands...

Williamstown singer-songwriter realises new single

A Williamstown singer-songwriter has just released her new single ahead of her second EP. Thea FitzGerald’s new single ‘Good Like That’ is a vibrant, summery...

Teachers in the west among those appointed to lead new Teachers Excellence Program

Two teachers in the west are among those who have been selected to lead the Andrews government’s new Teaching Excellence Program. Colin Chapman, from Caroline...

Draft plans to improve road safety in Victoria Street, Ferguson Street will consider heritage...

Hobsons Bay City Council has said that draft plans to improve road safety in Victoria Street and Ferguson Street will consider heritage features. The proposed...

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Centre reopens with trio of exhibitions

Footscray community arts centre is coming back with a bang, officially opening three exhibitions this Saturday. BOLD, Let's Pull Things Apart Together and Hyphenated Biennial:...

Elves around town

Beach clean-up