Monthly Archives: November 2013

Kids activities at Kids & Bubs Market

Dont forget to come along to our Epping Kids and Bubs Market this Sunday 1st December, 1.30- 4.30pm- there are plenty of great activities to help keep the kids amused while you find that special Christmas gift or stock up on clothing, toys and other necessities for your growing children! Free Kids Animal Farm 1.30pm- 3.30pm!     Face Painting 1.30- … > More

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Kids & Bubs Market this weekend!

Just a reminder- the Kids and Bubs Market is on this weekend- Sunday 1st December- please see below for details of the event including some great kids activities! Hope to see you there! Epping Kids and Bubs Market Sunday 1st December 1.30- 4.30pm Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre, Epping North The Epping Kids and Bubs market will be selling … > More

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Better Transport Funding

Whittlesea Leader 19 November 2013 Conversations THE Moving Whittlesea advertisement ( November 12) aims to show how State Government is building a better transport network for Whittlesea. The East West Link road tunnel features here – the inadequately-justified $8 billion project promoted by Premier Denis Napthine. This is a government that has deferred, for the long term, urgently-needed train line … > More

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Woolies Animal Card trade 1 Dec

Woolworths Aussie Animals Card Trade 3.00- 4.00pm Aurora Community Association stall at Epping Kids and Bubs Market Sunday 1st December Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre, Epping North Couldn’t find a Manta Ray? Or a Cockatoo? Echidna elusive? All is not lost!  You can try to trade one of your excess cards for another one you need at the Market!  … > More

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Epping blaze a wake-up call

The Age, November 20 2013 Nick Toscano Through the window of her newly built home, Shubha Suresh looked on in disbelief as thick smoke tore through the parkland. Firebombers roared overhead and traffic was in chaos as her neighbours scrambled through the Epping housing estate’s narrow streets for the freeway. There were three pillars of smoke, said the mother-of-two, which … > More

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Fire danger high in outer burbs

The Age, November 20 2013 Nick Toscano, Vanessa Desloires Fire dangers high in Melbourne’s outer suburbs due to inability to burn off November’s persistent rainfall has heightened the fire risk to homes on Melbourne’s urban fringe and delayed planned burning programs. State fire authorities say mid-year months with above-average temperatures have encouraged grass growth, and recent wet weather meant the … > More

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Andrew Giles MP’s first speech

Please see below the link to Andrew Giles MP’s first speech in Federal Parliament. I thought I’d bring it to your attention, not just as constituents, but also because Andrew mentions the good work the Aurora Community Association does: Video Text (PDF)

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Sign online petition by Wed 27th Nov

Just a friendly reminder for you to sign our online petition for the O’Hern’s Road- Hume Freeway Interchange http://www.communityrun.org/p/oherns-interchange if you haven’t already done so. The petition will close on Wednesday 27th November and will be presented to the Australian Senate by Senator Kim Carr sometime during the first two weeks of December.  We’d be grateful if you could please … > More

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CFA Sunday 24 Nov 2013

On Sunday 24 November 2013, Epping Fire Brigade will be opening their doors to the community as part of CFA Sunday between 11.00am till 2.30pm at Epping Fire Station (BBQ lunch provided). CFA Sunday first began in 2011, with hundreds of brigades opening their stations up to the public. The day is a chance for our community to have fun … > More

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kids-bubs-market-2013

  The ACA and CFLLC are excited to invite you to our first Kids and Bubs Market on 1st December- please see below for details of the event including some great kids activities! Epping Kids and Bubs Market Sunday 1st December 1.30- 4.30pm Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre, Epping North The Epping Kids and Bubs market will be selling … > More

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