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Stage two of O’Herns Road upgrade begins

Northern Star Weekly 8 October 2019 Laura Michell Construction has started on the second stage of the O’Herns Road upgrade. The $103 million project will connect O’Herns Road with the Hume Freeway, creating better north-south connections between Cooper Street and O’Herns Road. Extra lanes will be added to O’Herns Road and the freeway. Stage one of the project was completed … > More

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ACA AGM 2019 Meeting Wed 16 Oct 7.30pm CFLLC

Aurora Community Association 24 September 2019 ACA Secretary Dear Aurora Community It takes a team! Consider these questions. In the past year have you joined us for the: End of year BBQ Opening of the Aurora Town Centre Park Meet Your Neighbour at Galada Winter Warmer at Treetop Park Multicultural Festival We Are One Lets Have Some Fun at Galada … > More

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Better bus routes get Wollert pupils to school

Whittlesea Leader 2 September 2019 Margot Taylor Edgars Creek Secondary College pupils commuting to school by bus have been spared an almost 1km walk thanks to a new route. Late last month Thomastown state Labor MP Bronwyn Halfpenny announced the Wollert West 357 bus route would be extended from January next year to run closer to the school. At present … > More

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O’Herns Road Upgrade Stage 2 Community Info Session

August 2019 Major Road Projects Victoria Come along to community drop in session   Works on Stage 2 of the O’Herns Road Upgrade are starting in early September. Come along and meet the team to find out more about the project. If you can’t make it but are interested in learning more, please sign up for updates at roadprojects.vic.gov.au Session … > More

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Edgars Rd extension work under way

Whittlesea Leader 13 August 2019 Nathan Mawby Construction began last week on a missing link road connection Melbourne’s north has waited three years for. The 1km Edgars Rd extension to be built by private developer MAB Corporation will connect Coopers Rd and O’Herns Rd in Epping, helping to spread traffic and slash commute times. Joining a wider upgrade to the … > More

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Green light for stage two of O’Herns Road upgrade

Northern Star Weekly 15 August 2019 Laura Michell A Hume Freeway interchange at O’Herns Road is a step closer, with work about to start on stage two of the project. The contract for the second stage of the  $103 million O’Herns Road upgrade was recently awarded to VEC Civil Engineering, following federal government approvals for the project. The upgrade is … > More

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Work begins on Wollert Community Centre

Whittlesea Leader 6 August 2010 Margot Taylor Work has begun on Wollert’s long-awaited community centre, including a kindergarten, maternal health rooms and 100-person hall. A sod was turned at the $6.5 million Whittlesea Council and State Government-funded Edgars Creek site last week. Mayor Lawrie Cox said the area was in need of a hub. “As one of the more northern … > More

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Creeds Farm Committee of Management Vacancy

The following statement on a committee vacancy is from the manager of Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre, Max Sargent. Creeds Farm looking for community minded people to join our Committee of Management. Joining our Committee is a great way to contribute to your local community, develop your skills and add to your cv too! Our Committee sets the direction … > More

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Aurora Multicultural Festival 23rd August 2019

The Aurora Multicultural Festival will be held on Saturday 24th August 2019, 2pm-5pm, at the Galada Community Centre, 10A Forum Way, Epping North.

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WINTER WARMER EVENT – SATURDAY 3 AUGUST

Lendlease Brochure July 2019 Leandlease Pop on your coats and beanies, embrace the cold and join us at our Winter Warmer event on Saturday 3 August, 6-8pm at Tree Tops Park, Crn Bendoc Street and Moyne Street, Wollert. Visit us in our glowing marquee for hot chocolates, fire performances, crafts, lawn games, music, face painting, fake snow and get to … > More

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