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Places Victoria to replace VicUrban

Chairman of the new Urban Renewal Authority Peter Clarke today announced a new trading name for the Urban Renewal Authority – Places Victoria. Mr Clarke said the new name reflected the organisation’s emphasis on creating communities right throughout Victoria with a particular emphasis on urban renewal. “The new name reflects the Government’s charter to create great places to live, great places … > More

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New Recreational Facility

Imagine having access to a picturesque walkway along lush vegetation and a creek right on your doorstep? When work has finished, being able to immerse yourself in nature and exercise the stress away does sounds good, right? Well VicUrban’s sustainable community – Aurora, will soon be able to offer this to residents and the wider population with landscaping commencing on the … > More

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Holiday Season Safety Reminder

Holiday season is nearly here. Here are some things not to forget:- If you are going away have your mail held at the Post office. Turn your water and gas off at the meter. Get someone to collect your junk mail. If away for a long time ask a neighbour or relative to mow your lawn’s. Lastly travel safely and … > More

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Swales/Naturestrip reminder

To all residents, the Swales/Naturestrips are the responsibility of the home owner. Recently VicUrban sent a letter out regarding this. Please ensure you keep the grass cut. If the naturestrips are not looked after the council can fine you.

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In Profile – Who is Cara Horner

May 2011 1. Describe your role at the Aurora Community Association? This is my second year as the Vice President of the Aurora Community Association (ACA).  I was also part of the determined group of Aurora residents who helped make the Association a reality by contributing to the creation of the Association’s Statement of Purposes and also it’s Rules (which … > More

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Aurora Community Association end of year social function

HI Everyone, To those of you whom are members already don’t forget to rsvp. For those of you that aren’t you can join up prior to the social function or on the day, attached is the membership form and the bank account details. It would be lovely to see you all there with your families enjoying a lovely day out … > More

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Clothing and Cookbook Swap Party Friday 11th november council offices

Hi again, this just came through to us- please consider attending or pass onto any lovely ladies in your life living in the municipality who you think may be interested in attending. Please RSVP to Jocelyn.Harte@whittlesea.vic.gov.au or phone 9401 0579 if you would like to attend.  Please dont RSVP to the ACA email address. This is a great initiative to reduce waste and save … > More

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FREE Coffee and Chat- Sunday 16th October 2.30pm

Hi Aurorians, the year is getting away from us and we have just realised that the next Coffee and Chat is only a couple of weeks away! Details are as follows- Date: Sunday 16 October Time: 2.30pm- FREE Creeds Farm Living & Learning Centre Tour!  come along early to see and learn more about the wonderful community space we have! … > More

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Aurora Spring Market

Dear Aurora Resident, This Sunday is the Aurora Spring Market (23/10) from 11am – 3pm at the new Display Village park (enter near sales office on Harvest Home Road and Whitelight Ave). There will be Bunnings voucher giveaways, free plants for your garden, free kids activities including woodwork, story-time, jumping castle and painting.  Live music and food. Come down if you … > More

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Aurora General Store & Cafe

A jam-packed day full of activities and friendly characters will launch the new convenience store ‘with a twist’ at Aurora – VicUrban’s flagship sustainable development. Aurora General Store & Café, offering a fully-catered café, delicatessen and mini supermarket services is expected to be opening its doors to the public on 4 June, 2011. VicUrban General Manager Urban Communities, Rob Vines, said the … > More

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