Steels Creek Surrounds

Items that relate to areas beyond the Steels Creek geographic location

  • 2017 Festival of Light Fundraising Event at Hargreaves Hill

      Please join us for a fundraising evening for the 2017 Festival of Light at Hargreaves Hill in Yarra Glen on June 18 at 5pm. Come and enjoy wine donated by De Bortoli Wines and cheese donated by the Yarra Valley Dairy WHERE: Hargreaves Hill Yarra Glen WHEN: June 18, 5pm COST: $20 per person […]

  • 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 […]

  • Yarra Valley Arts Open Studios 2017

    Explore the Inspirational world of artists in the Yarra Valley! In Spring 2017 art-lovers can immerse themselves over three weekends of artist studio visits in the beautiful Yarra Valley in Victoria. Connect with artists, be inspired, feel the artworks speak to you, while exploring parts of the Yarra Valley you may not be familiar with. […]

  • Planned burn at ST ANDREWS – FLORA CR ST ANDREWS

    This notice is to inform community members that the ST ANDREWS – FLORA CR planned burn, located on public land at ST ANDREWS (MELWAYS 394 G12) may be ignited at any time within the next 10 days. Please note that this burn will only be ignited if conditions are suitable. The burn may be postponed […]

  • Do you have an idea that could benefit from $3000 of funding?

    Grants News Flash $20,000 Energising Your Community Development Fund  Exclusive to Yarra Ranges  $20,000 in grant funding is being made available to support community groups, clubs and non-profit-organisations in the Yarra Ranges. Groups can apply for up to $3,000 for projects, equipment and initiatives that benefit the local community. Applications will be accepted from Monday 13 March until Thursday 13 April […]

  • Afterburn encore screening on Foxtel Sat 4 Feb

    On the 8 year Anniversary of the 2009 Black Saturday Bushfires; don’t miss the encore screening of the brilliant documentary ‘Afterburn’ on the National Geographic Channel, Foxtel Sat 4 Feb 8.15 pm & Tues 7 Feb 7.15 pm “It’s nature at its worst – but the Aussie spirit at its best. Afterburn follows the efforts […]

  • Community Skill Building Calendar (Jan-Jun 2017)

    The Council has just released their calendar of FREE community skill building workshops being provided for the community. The Council highly recommends a session scheduled to take place in Healesville on 21 March from 6-9pm at the Memo – “Collaborative Leadership“. This session is about working collectively to achieve your group’s vision. Often skill building […]

  • 2017 Community Skill Building Program

    The Shire has released some information with details of the “Yarra Ranges Council Community Skill Building Program” for 2017. There are some great opportunities to increase our communities skills. This calendar of community workshops is available to community groups in the Yarra Ranges municipality. Please share within your neighbourhood and/or special interest groups to help […]

  • October Storms Cleanup – Call to Action Nov 30

    Dear Yarra Valley community members please see message below from our emergency management team… Community Helping Community As you are aware, Yarra Ranges suffered significant impacts as a result of the 9 October Storm with the tragic loss of a local Millgrove resident.  There were 36 homes destroyed as well as over a hundred more […]

  • APPLICATIONS FOR VOLUNTEER GRANTS NOW OPEN

    I write to inform you that the 2016 Volunteer Grants Program is now open. The Australian Government is investing $10 million in Volunteer Grants in recognition of the hard work and many hours volunteers dedicate to not-for-profit organisations. The 2016 Volunteer Grants Program provides funding to support, encourage and increase participation in volunteering in local […]

  • Yarra Ranges Council Storm Recovery Update

    From the Shire: Friday, 4 November 2016 November is typically the time of year where Council begins its preparations for the upcoming fire season, and undertakes inspections on private property to remind landowners to reduce their bushfire risk by removing fire fuels. But since the October 9 wind event, we acknowledge that this year’s fire […]