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  • Shortest Lunch – 24 & 25 June 2017

    Celebrate the shortest weekend of the year at the Shortest Lunch – 24 & 25 June 2017 The Yarra Valley’s smaller winemakers invite you to join them for the Shortest Lunch Festival being held on 24 & 25 June 2017. Take pleasure in the smaller things in a moving feast of entrée size meals and […]

  • Yarra Ranges Council Grants for Community and other updates

    Grants opening soon   Hello and welcome to the new grants season! Council’s annual Grants for Community is on the horizon with the program opening on 1 June 2017. Please visit the Grants for Community webpage for the program’s guidelines, selection criteria, and tips for maximising your application’s chance of success. Grants for Community information sessions will be […]

  • Garden Club: Special Speaker Event -Phillip Johnson

    Renowned landscape artist, Phillip Johnson, will be presenting a special session at the Steels Creek Community Centre on July 11 at 9:30am. Now, working alongside some of Australia’s leading developers, architects and government departments, Phillip Johnson Landscapes has been ‘recreating habitats’ for more than 20 years. Phillip’s designs have focused on the creation of beautiful […]

  • S4Reel Film Club: April – May 2017

    We forgot the camera so just imagine the scene – 25 lively, loquacious locals seated at a long table enjoying fine food and excellent company.  The occasion – the first film for the year was about to be shown at our Community Centre.  A delicious dinner was followed by the beautifully produced and thought provoking […]

  • Fire Danger Period Ends

    The Fire Danger Period for the following municipalities will conclude at 0100 hours on Monday 20 March 2017. Knox City Council Manningham City Council (areas inside CFA Districts) Maroondah City Council (areas inside CFA Districts) Yarra Ranges Shire Council (area inside CFA Districts) The conclusion of the Fire Danger Period is based on the change in […]