Monthly Archives: May 2016

*REMINDER* ACA Winter Newsletter – Call For Articles

Aurora Community Association (ACA) publishes three ACA Newsletters a year on the ACA Website. The ACA Newsletter can provide a great opportunity for North Epping and Wollert residents and those who are involved with the community to connect, to share ideas and information, and to develop as a community. It is the time of year to submit articles, event notifications, and photos for Winter edition. Contributions could be about (but not limited to): Community Events & … > More

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Have your say – RACV Redspot Survey – Win a $500 gift card

Have your say regarding traffic congestion in Epping and go into the running to win a $500 RACV gift card just for sharing. Follow the link to redspot survey which will ask you to share which roads you feel cause the most pain in your area. Feel free to fill in the survey multiple times to register multiple locations. RACV Redspot Survey

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Letterbox drop volunteers required

Do you regularly walk the dog or head out for walks in the Epping North/ Wollert area?  Could you help deliver some flyers for the ACA as you walk? We are looking for people to deliver flyers approximately once a month in Epping North and Wollert including the estates of Eucalypt, Lyndarum, Hayston Valley, Horizon, Summerhill, Eden Gardens and of … > More

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Sign the petition to fund our roads

Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull last week announced the 2016/17 Federal Budget. We are disappointed to see that there is no funding allocation for the OHerns Road/Hume Freeway Interchange in Epping. With the Victorian State Government allocating $40.7 million towards the project and the Federal Government having stated that it would consider the project when presented with a business case, this … > More

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World Environment Day Celebration Event

You’re invited to this exciting World Environment Day celebration event. There are activities for all ages with feeding butterflies, petting a wombat, meeting a blue-tongued lizard, face painting, spotting waterbugs and learning about the history and health of the Merri Creek! You will also take home the new Your Indigenous Garden booklet to enjoy. When & Where: 5 June 2016, 11am, … > More

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TODAY Multicultural celebration 12-5pm

FREE EVENT TODAY 12-5pm! Please come along to our free Multicultural Celebration TODAY, 21st May 2016. We are one. Let’s have some Fun!! Everyone is warmly invited to attend! Saturday May 21 2016 12.00pm – 5.00pm Galada Community Centre 10A Forum Way, Epping North Event Program as follows:  Time               (PM) Event Details Minutes 12.00 Master of Ceremony James Liotta to … > More

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URGENT- multicultural event volunteers needed!

The ACA is looking for volunteers for our Multicultural Festival ‘We are One, Lets have Fun‘ from 12 – 5pm this Saturday 21st May – can you help out for an hour or so? This is gearing up to be a fantastic event for our community but we desperately need some more help on the day!!  Thanks to community members … > More

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Transport an election issue

Whittlesea Leader 17 May 2016 Katrina Hinschen Transport leads agenda   INFRASTRUCTURE PLANS DUEL IN ELECTION   THE date for this year’s federal election has been set and the call is out for candidates to push their parties to “Fund Our Future”. The National Growth Areas Alliance, City of Whittlesea and Leader Community News joined forces earlier this year in … > More

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Position Vacant: Ordinary Committee Member

Position Vacant: Ordinary Committee Member The Aurora Community Association is looking for someone to fill an ordinary member role on its executive committee after Alicia Davenport unexpectedly resigned for personal reasons. ACA Committee meetings occur once a month in the evening.  The time required for the role varies according to activities being undertaken by the Association, however in usual circumstances … > More

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Do you know a woman that wants to stand for local government?

Then make sure she gets along to this forum hosted by the Victorian Local Government Association – GoWomenLG2016 forum on Thursday 26 May 2016, 7pm to 9pm, Preston Town Hall.  The GoWomenLG2016 project encourages women from all ages, backgrounds, cultures, abilities, sexualities or gender identities to get involved in civic leadership and consider standing in the next local government elections … > More

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