Steels Creek Surrounds

Items that relate to areas beyond the Steels Creek geographic location

  • New Support For Victorian Communities To Stay Connected

    The Victorian Government is helping communities to stay connected during the coronavirus pandemic through a new grants program to support local initiatives. Minister for Suburban Development Shaun Leane and Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes today announced the opening of applications for the Let’s Stay Connected Fund, with grants available for community organisations, local government bodies, […]

  • Outer East Phone Chat Service

    Outer East Phone Chat Are you stuck at home due to the COVID-19 restrictions and getting a bit tired of your own company? Would you like to be able to have a chat with someone? *This is not a crisis line. Please refer to the numbers in the attachment if you need emergency assistance. 1800 […]

  • New rules for burning off in Steels Creek

    Steels Creek is Category RURAL – Burning off is allowed on any day of the week and before burning off you must register the burn with ESTA (Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority) https://www.esta.vic.gov.au/news/register-your-burn Things to be aware of: ● Only burn for fuel reduction and biosecurity purposes ● Wind speed must be less than 19km/hr ● […]

  • Yea Rotary Art Show 2020 (24th-28th Jan)

    An open invitation is extended to all attend the Opening Night of the 35th Yea Rotary Art Show on Friday January 24th in the Yea Shire Hall. Doors open at 7.30pm and those attending will be given the opportunity to be the first to view and purchase from the magnificent artworks on show. There will […]

  • Not The Archies is BACK!

    Not The Archies is BACK! www.notthearchies.com Know someone great? Paint your mate! With a prestigious portrait prize returning in Sept 2019 to the TarraWarra Museum of Art in the Yarra Valley, Council is also returning the Not The Archies exhibition. Not the Archies encourages the local community to embrace their inner artists and celebrate their […]

  • YAVA Fundraiser – Silent Auction & Fair

    Take the opportunity to purchase great original artworks at amazing prices! YAVA Fundraiser: Silent Auction & Fair 30x40cm pieces available WHEN: Saturday 31st Aug & Sunday 1st September (Fair: Saturday 31st August between 11am-2:00pm) WHERE: YAVA – 252 Maroondah Highway, Healesville (upstairs) Don’t miss out on: SAUSAGE SIZZLE CAKE STALL ART SUPPLY SWAP PRIZES! EVERYONE […]

  • Yarra Glen and District Historical Society AGM – 8th Sept

    The Annual General Meeting of the Yarra Glen and District Historical Society will be held on Sunday 8th September 2019 in the Supper Room of the Yarra Glen Memorial Hall at 1.30pm. Please bring a plate to share. A nomination form for Office Bearers and Committee for 2019-20 is attached together with Minutes of the […]

  • Free Council Event – Community Solutions in a Changing Climate

    Please find attached a flyer for a free Council run event titled “Community Solutions in a Changing Climate”. Expert speakers talking about strengthening community resilience and engaging others and ourselves with climate change. Dr. Susie Burke is a specialist in speaking to children about climate change and coping strategies. Associate Professor Lauren Rickards is a […]

  • Beyond Bushfires Research to Continue – 10 Years On

    Professor Lisa Gibbs and her colleagues at the University of Melbourne are planning to get back in touch with the original study participants of the Beyond Bushfires study over the next couple of months.   The survey will look at how people are managing 10 years after the 2009 bushfires, to build an understanding of […]

  • Please Contribute – Black Saturday Commemorative Edition

    The next Jolly Thing is a Black Saturday commemorative edition. A special edition, marking 10 years and we are calling Screekians near and far to contribute. This is a reflective time for our community, although you may draw upon some tough and challenging  memories, many great and wonderful things have come from it also. Teens and young adults, you were […]

  • Yarra Glen & District Historical Society 2019 Calendar

    Introducing next year’s Calendar featuring the Yarra Glen Primary School &  celebrating their 150 year Anniversary. The 12 Black & White images inside include small group & whole school group photo’s as well as images over the years. It is available through the History Room priced at $12.00 for members & $15.00 for non members. […]