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  • Community Dinner Dance Fundraiser, 2016 [CANCELLED]

    UPDATE (6th Oct): This event has now been postponed/cancelled. This is a repeat performance of a similar dance event run a couple of years ago. There will be nibbles, a delicious main and desert…all interspersed with some old time (and out of time) dancing. BYO drinks. A couple of sessions will be run in the preceding week to […]

  • Notice of the annual general meeting of SCCC Inc

    Dear Community Members, This notice is to advise of the upcoming annual general meeting of the members of Steels Creek Community Centre. The details of this meeting are as follows: Date: 17th August Time: 7:30pm Place: Steels Creek Community Centre, 699 Steels Creek Road, Steels Creek Attached (via the following links) are: • the agenda […]

  • A message from Mayor Jason Callanan

    What’s your vision for the future of Yarra Ranges ? Dear service provider, committee representative, community group representative. We recently wrote to you to encourage you to take part in the development of “My Community” – Yarra Ranges Community Values Statement. Your voice was one of the more than 1,600 responses we received. We will […]

  • Steels Creek Tennis & Social Club Mid-Winter Christmas Dinner

    Mid Winter Christmas Dinner – Bookings essential Come and enjoy a 2 course dinner including: Prime spit roasted beef and pork Hot jacket potatoes Pork crackling (worth a night on it’s own!) Buffet style smorgasbord including hot veggies, hot gravy, hot men, hot women, garlic bread, buttered and plain sliced bread stick, apple sauce, sour […]

  • S4Reel Film Night – 15th July “The Italian Job” (1969)

    Guaranteed laughs; suspense; and drama together with fine food and good company. Dinner and movie in our (warmed for winter) Gold Class venue. The Italian Job (1969). Join Michael Caine and Noel Coward and a gang of English crooks in this swinging 60’s caper packed with fast cars; beautiful girls; and wild action. This is the […]

  • Sustainable Gardening Australia – Master Classes

    Sustainable Gardening Australia has a number of sustainable gardening Master Classes coming up that you may be interested in attending. Habitat Gardening – Footscray – Saturday 13 August, 10:30am to 12:30pm Our indigenous animals are struggling with the effects of urbanisation. You can be a ‘Champion for Wildlife’ by incorporating food, water, shelter and nesting […]

  • Yarra Ranges Shire – Small Grants Program

    Ever wanted to run a community program but wondered about how you could secure funding for it? There are several new funding opportunities available from Council. These are in addition to the Council Community Grants. Through its new Small Grants Program, Council offers support for community groups responding to opportunities and challenges for their communities. Council’s […]

  • Continuation of Yoga Classes

    It is with excitement that we can share the news that Yoga classes at Steels Creek will return! The next term of 11 weeks will start on Tuesday the 12th July 2016, same time 7-8.20(ish)pm. The cost will be $150 for the term ($15 per class, allowing for one week off for sickness (hopefully not!) The […]

  • Steels Creek Garden Club – Session on Succulent Succulents

    The Steels Creek Garden Club invites you to the Steels Creek Community Centre on 12th July to a talk on Succulents. Attila Kapitany, a well known author in this field will be talking and showing slides, plus will have tons of cuttings, seeds and his books on sale. Check out his website at http://www.australiansucculents.com/ Everyone’s welcome – come for […]

  •  Steels Creek Association – Family Pizza Night (June 18th)

    The previous Grapevine message incorrectly published the location of the next community Pizza night. It is being held at the community centre. SCA with the support of VBAF is pleased to offer another community pizza night. WHEN: Saturday, June 18th from 5pm WHERE: Steels Creek Community Centre All Ablaze Woodfired Pizza’s will again be firing up their […]

  • Proposed Telstra Facility at Steels Creek – Coverage Statement

    Dear Interested Residents of Steels Creek,   Thank you for your recent submissions in relation to the Telstra Newsletter about the proposed Telstra Telecommunications Facility at Steels Creek. Many of you requested further information about the predicted coverage area for this site. Please find attached a coverage statement from Telstra for your information. Steels Creek […]

  • Mobile BlackSpots – Steels Creek Newsletter

    To all Steels Creek Residents, Please find attached a newsletter regarding the proposed Telstra Telecommunications Facility in Steels Creek. Telstra are seeking feedback from the community by Monday 6th June prior to lodging a planning permit application. All queries are to be addressed to Emily Wardlaw, Director Planning Services, ExComm Integrated Services email: consultation@acquirecomm.com.au (UPDATE: the […]

  • Sunday Afternoon Tea – Alowyn Gardens

    SUNDAY AFTERNOON TEA – ALOWYN GARDENS – STEELS CREEK COMMUNITY EVENT Come and join other Steels Creek community members for a yummy Sunday afternoon tea, and wander through the beautiful Alowyn Gardens.  This event is complimentary to all Steels Creek community members. Venue:         Alowyn Gardens 1210 Melba Hwy, Yarra Glen VIC 3775 Date:            Sunday 22 […]

  • S4Reel Film Club – Made In Dagenham 2010″

    S4Reel Film Club Guaranteed laughs; suspense; and drama together with fine food and good company. Dinner and movie in our Gold Class venue. Screening Friday 13th May: “Made In Dagenham 2010” The inspiring story of the women who made history back in the “Swinging Sixties” by fighting for equal pay. It is a funny; warm […]

  • Poetry@Chrissy Hills

    Poetry@Chrissy Hills “Open Mic” WHEN: 7.30pm Thursday April 28th 2016 WHERE: Christmas Hills Mechanics’ Institute Hall, 787 Ridge Road, Christmas Hills, Melway 265 H12 COST: $5 Entry Enquiries: Sandy: 0418 523 644 sandyjeffs@ozemail.com.au Featured Reader: Jennifer Harrison Jennifer has written five poetry collections, the most recent being Colombine: New & Selected Poems (Black Pepper 2010), shortlisted […]

  • Living with Bushfire Conference

    What: 3rd Annual Living with Bushfire Community Conference When: 7 & 8 October 2016, 9am – 4.30pm, Multi-streamed Conference & Expo Where: Box Hill Institute Lilydale Lakeside Campus – Jarlo Drive Lilydale Cost: $20 per day including lunch, morning & afternoon tea, Friday drinks & nibbles Dinner: Friday 7 October – 6:30-9:30pm @ extra cost […]

  • S4Reel Film Club – 15th April

    Guaranteed laughs; suspense; and drama together with fine food and good company. Dinner and movie in our Gold Class venue. Screening On Friday 15thth April: DAD & DAVE (1995) This Australian comedy film is based the Steele Rudd stories set in the bush and describing the day to day life of Dad and his gormless […]

  • SCCC Working Bee – 23rd April

    Can you spare anything – from a few minutes to an hour – to help spruce up the community centre grounds? There will be a Working Bee at the community centre on Saturday 23rd April, immediately before the market.  The main tasks are weeding, brushcutting and general tidying up. Bring some gloves, weeding tools and/or […]