Monthly Archives: March 2013

Survey-Leisure & Aquatic Strategy

The City of Whittlesea is in the preliminary stages of developing a 20 year aquatic strategy for the city and have developed a survey to understand the needs of the community including aquatic facility priorities, financial implications and facility design options. YOu can find the survey at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=UTZTEOmo2yohTugzTkhjbaDkaqr9xwTLP5IIOYwalQQ%3d Your participation will ensure that your needs and perspectives are included in … > More

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Fire ready meeting this thurs

A fire ready meeting will be held on Thursday March 28th 7.30pm- 8.30pm at the Epping CFA fire station, corner of O’Herns Rd and Epping Rd in Epping. After the Donnybrook Rd Grassfire last month, the CFA has urged residents to attend the meeting.  Epping CFA captain Heath McKenzie said most residents were unprepared for the Donnybrook Rd fire.  “This … > More

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Fun and games at trivia night

The ACA trivia night was held last Saturday night 16th March 2013.  We had over 80 people attend and all had a fantastic night at the event- though in the end it was a tight competition, with the top 3 tables all separated by only half a point each!             Although the accounts haven’t been … > More

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26 Mar 7.30pm Plan Melbourne!

The Victorian Government is inviting community groups from across Melbourne to have a conversation about the future planning and development of the city. The outcomes of these conversations will be used to inform the Metropolitan Planning Strategy (MPS), the plan which will guide growth and change across Melbourne over the next 30-40 years. The MPS will ensure that valued aspects … > More

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Post fire support

Its hard to believe that its been a month since the grass fire threatened our community.  Epping North/ Wollert residents have a couple of final opportunities to get support, ask questions, plan for future emergencies and provide feedback about the fire.  Please see below for details on upcoming events in the next fortnight and ways to provide feedback: 1.  Final … > More

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Last chance to book trivia tickets

Time flies and our trivia night is now only a couple of days away…. Have you been meaning to book your ticket or table but put it off till a date closer to the event?  Well now is that time to book!  Thanks to those of you who have booked and paid for tables- we’ve got 6 full tables booked!  … > More

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Seed saving/ sharing workshop

Seed saving/ sharing workshop Sunday 7th April 2014 10.30am to 12pm Corner of Snugburgh Way and Redding Rise, Epping North at Creeds Farm Community Garden Come along and see what is needed to save your seeds for next summer. -Drying of seeds -Storage of seeds -Swap and share vegetable seeds. Essential: Please RSVP by Wednesday 3rd April creedsfarmers@gmail.com OR call … > More

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Trivia this sat- book now!‏

  Our annual fundraising trivia night is this weekend, Saturday 16th March 6pm (see http://www.aurora.asn.au/events/trivia-night/ for details). Have you booked and PAID for your tickets or table yet? Don’t delay!! Bookings for tables/ seats close WEDNESDAY 13th March Tickets are $10 each, pre-purchased (for catering and organisational purposes) You can make up your own table of 8-10 and organise this … > More

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Epping Fire Ready meeting 28-3

A fire ready meeting will be held on Thursday March 28th 7.30pm- 8.30pm at the Epping CFA fire station, corner of O’Herns Rd and Epping Rd in Epping. After the Donnybrook Rd Grassfire last month, the CFA has urged residents to attend the meeting.  Epping CFA captain Heath McKenzie said most residents were unprepared for the Donnybrook Rd fire.  “This … > More

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Trivia night- Great Prizes, Book NOW‏!

As most of you hopefully know, the ACA (representing the community where we live) is having its major fund raising event for the year on March 16th- a Trivia night!  (See http://www.aurora.asn.au/events/trivia-night/ for events details). Have you booked and PAID for your tickets or table yet? Tickets are $10 each, pre-purchased (for catering and organisational purposes) Bookings for tables/ seats … > More

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