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Epping Views Primary School traffic chaos

Northern Star Weekly 21 November 2017 Laura Michell VicRoads called on to assess Epping Views traffic chaos   VicRoads will be asked to assess the parking and traffic chaos around Epping Views Primary School and make suggestions on how the traffic flow can be improved. Roads Minister Luke Donnellan visited the school earlier this month to experience how difficult the … > More

Parking spaces at South Morang station to be reduced

Whittlesea Leader 21 November 2017 Paul Shapiro Commuters disappointed proposal to double South Morang station spots has been quashed   THE canning of a proposed multi-level carpark at South Morang train station has been met with community backlash. The Leader visited the station last week and spoke with several commuters in the wake of the Transport for Victoria decision, which ruled out … > More

Creeds Farm Annual General Meeting 2017

Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre invites you to attend the Centre’s Annual General Meeting: 7pm Tuesday 21st November 2017 at Creeds Farm Living & Learning Centre, 2 Snugburgh Way, Epping. There will be a light meal and refreshments on the night, so please confirm your attendance. For more information, call Max Sargent, Centre Manager on 9023 4606 or email … > More

Spring 2017 Newsletter

The Spring 2017 newsletter from the Aurora Community Association is now available at: Contents include: Development Victoria sells Fibre to Home Network Mr Craig Ondarchie MP – Aurora Estate Fibre to Home FTTH Mr Craig Ondarchie MP – Train to Epping North & Wollert Creeds Farm – Adult Activities Creeds Farm – Children & Other Activities Survey – Have … > More


Victoria State Government Media Release 3 November 2017 The Hon Richard Wynne MP Minister for Planning The Andrews Labor Government is building new communities in Melbourne’s north with the services and infrastructure families deserve. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne today joined Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green and Member for Yuroke Ros Spence to unveil Melbourne’s latest suburbs, Donnybrook and … > More

Mayor Pavlidis vows to tackle difficult issues

Whittlesea Leader 7 November 2017 SOUTH West Ward Councillor Kris Pavlidis has been elected as the new mayor of Whittlesea, during a packed council meeting last week. Her deputy will be first year North Ward Councillor Emilia Lisa Sterjova. In her first speech as the newly-elected mayor, Cr Pavlidis outlined her commitment to tackle a number of issues plaguing the … > More

O’Herns Rd upgrade to start in 2018

Whittlesea Leader 31 October 2017 Paul Shapiro LONG-SUFFERING drivers will soon get respite from debilitating traffic snarls, with work on the O’Herns Rd upgrade to begin next year. Last week Thomastown state Labor MP Bronwyn Halfpenny announced Maca Civil has been awarded the contract to build stage one of the $81 million upgrade. Traffic lights and a raised platform will … > More

Epping Views Primary School wants an end to parking chaos

Northern Star Weekly 31 October 2017 Laura Michell Epping Views Primary School is lobbying for Whittlesea council to do more to bring an end to years of parking and traffic chaos around the school. The Mansfield Street school has been plagued by parking and traffic problems in recent years, as the road around the school struggles to cope with the … > More

Contract awarded for O’Herns Road upgrade

Northern Star Weekly 27 October 2017 Laura Michell Whittlesea motorists are a step closer to a less congested commute, with work set to start on the long-awaited O’Herns Road upgrade. The state government has announced that Maca Civil has been awarded the contract to build stage one of the $81 million upgrade. The first stage of the project will replace … > More

Development Victoria sells Fibre to the Home Network

Development Victoria Website 04 Oct 2017 Development Victoria has sold its Fibre to the Home (FTTH) network. The network has been sold to RedTrain Networks Pty Ltd, an experienced and licensed provider that is expanding its investment in fibre infrastructure across Victoria. The sale will not impact services to residents who will continue to receive services from their existing Internet … > More