RANGES TRADER
Home News Page 16

News

Speed limit cuts

 Yarra Ranges Council is proposing speed limit drops on nine roads to improve safety. The council is advocating to VicRoads on the community’s behalf in...

A can-do attitude

 The Belgrave South Baptist Church community will donate more than 1000 cans of food to help those in need. The church has collected cans for...

Safely return to running postnatally

Having a baby is a time of incredible joy and exhilaration and a time to adjust to motherhood, sleep deprivation and the amazing changes...

Skate park plea

 A Belgrave South boy spoke up at a Yarra Ranges Council meeting to ask for a skate park. Aaron Denny made a submission to the...

Burrinja builder on-board

 Yarra Ranges Council has chosen the builder that will spruce up Burrinja. Councillors agreed to award the $2.6 million contract for works at the Upwey...

Fire service reform

 The CFA has welcomed fire services law reforms introduced to the Victorian Parliament. The State Government put forward the legislation on Wednesday 29 May. It said...

Grants up for grabs

 Junior Landcare and Biodiversity grants are now up for grabs. Energy, Environment and Climate Change Minister Lily D’Ambrosio said applications were open and $410,000 would...

Caring is key

Lilydale students learnt a lesson in compassion and empathy from a CEO. Vinnies CEO Sleepout ambassador Chris Christofi spoke at Mount Lilydale Mercy College (MLMC)...

Club wants more pokies

Monbulk Bowling Club says that adding 10 new poker machines will help to create a better venue for the community. The not-for-profit organisation has applied...

Big change for Burrinja

 Ross Farnell’s decision to leave Burrinja after two decades leading the Upwey cultural centre wasn’t an easy one. “But 20 years felt like a good...

Growing in the garden

The Patch Primary School and Kinder have launched a new Forest Classroom program. They unveiled the initiative on Monday 20 May, during education week. For two...

Highway crash appeal

A station wagon collided with a tree and light pole on a Burwood Highway centre median after its driver lost control, police said. Officers are...

Your first stop before buying a home. View the whole picture.

Latest

Wildlife rescue plea

One of the region's most well-known animal rescuers Carolyn Seeger is calling for more compassion for native animals. Ms Seeger runs the Emerald Monbulk Wildlife...

Mail Snippets