Monthly Archives: February 2014

ACA Trivia Night 2014

ACA Annual Trivia night (fundraiser) Saturday March 29th 2014, 6pm- 9.30pm, Epping Views Primary School 20 Mansfield Street, Epping North Arrive 6pm – for a prompt 6.30pm start- will run until approximately 9.15pm $10.00 per person – 8 to 10 per table- Either organise your own table of 8 to 10 or join up on a table with others who … > More

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Movie in the Park 1st March

Movie in the Park Saturday, 1st March 2014 Enjoy a fabulous movie at Le Page Homestead in Hawstowe Park, opposite Gordon’s Road, South Morang (5 minutes from the Council offices). BYO picnic and rug/chair, and torch. A sausage sizzle, popcorn, drinks, coffee van and ice cream van will have goodies available to purchase. Activities will begin at 5pm, and the … > More

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Clean Up Australia Day 2014 2nd March

Be part of Clean up Australia Day 2014 on Sunday 2 March. Clean Up Australia Day is a simple way you can take action to clean up, fix up and conserve our wonderful Australian environment.  Last year, over half a million volunteers removed 16,150 tonnes of rubbish at 7,341 sites across the country – and one of those sites was … > More

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Train travel becomes popular

Whittlesea Leader 18 February Damien Ractliffe Train travel becomes popular for peak-hour commuters PEAK-HOUR drivers are dumping their vehicles in favour of trains on the South Morang line, Public Transport Terry Mulder says. Passenger numbers continue to rise on the South Morang line, up 5.8 per cent during the morning weekday peak and 4.8 per cent during the afternoon. Mr … > More

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Votes in Wilderness

Whittlesea Leader 18 February 2014 Cheryl Balfour Community campaigners say the major political parties should focus on the City of Whittlesea in the lead-up to this year’s state election. As Cheryl Balfour reveals, votes are there for the taking, but only if politicians play ball. WHITTLESEA residents are rallying for a better deal from the State Government. Just weeks out … > More

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Compost & Worm Farm workshop 23/2

Keeping happy healthy worms and compost essentials FREE Workshop This Sunday 23 February 2014, 9.30am – 11am You are invited to a free workshop on composting and worm farming at our community garden.  Workshop presenter Wendy Mather will be there to demonstrate how get the most out of composting and worm farms. We will even be able to diagnose our … > More

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Council in an infrastructure hurry

Northern Weekly Helen Grimaux 9 February 2014 Whittlesea council has endorsed an infrastructure strategy that makes the O’Herns Road-Hume Highway interchange its No.1 priority. The strategy has been released by a partnership of seven northern councils in concert with NORTH Link, La Trobe University, Northern Melbourne Regional Development Australia and Mitchell shire council. But at their meeting last week, councillors … > More

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Last chance to RSVP to Feb General Mtg

Don’t forget to RSVP to our first general meeting of the year- Help reduce crime and stay safe! When: Tuesday 18th February 2014 Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm Where: Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre Address: Corner Snugburgh Way & Redding Rise Epping North Light refreshments provided. RSVP: for catering purposes by 5pm Monday 17th February to http://feb2014-mtg.eventzilla.net/ Agenda: Sandy O’Connor, … > More

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General Meeting 18 Feb- pls RSVP!

Just a reminder about our upcoming General Meeting-  Help reduce crime and stay safe! When: Tuesday 18th February 2014 Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm Where: Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre Address: Corner Snugburgh Way & Redding Rise Epping North Light refreshments provided. RSVP: for catering purposes by 5pm Monday 17th February to http://feb2014-mtg.eventzilla.net/ Agenda: Sandy O’Connor, Whittlesea Crime Prevention Officer … > More

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Trivia night performer(s) needed

Hi all! The ACA are looking for a performer (or even some performers) to entertain at our 2014 annual trivia night, Saturday 29th March at Epping Views PS. We would love to have a performer at the beginning when people are arriving (6.15-6.30pm) and also sometime in the middle when there will be a break.  This may be the same … > More

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