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Buy a Bale Fundraiser BBQ – 9th Sept

Steels creek landcare group are hosting a fundraiser for the Buy a Bale campaign to assist our farmers and let them know that people care. We will be holding a BBQ lunch at Graham and Angie Lloyd's on Sunday 9th Sept from 12 noon. We are asking for a ...
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Steels Creek Landcare – Volunteer Student Program

Do you need any help around your property? Volunteers are again available to assist landowners to undertake a range of tasks. Activities, which you might describe as “high volume low complexity”, have previously included tree planting, firewood stacking, fence removal, property tidy up, weed control plus a whole lot more ...
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Steels Creek Landcare Group – AGM Friday 10th August 2018

AGM and social dinner will be on Friday 10th August starting at 6.30pm for a 7pm dinner SCCC 699 Steels Creek Rd Steels Creek Open to all financial members of the SCLG Dinner provided, BYO wine/drinks. RSVP required by 3rd August to steelscreeklandcare at gmail.com Have you considered joining our ...
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CHOPS upcoming concert at Christmas Hills hall: 7th April, 8pm

There is  an upcoming concert by the Christmas Hills orchestral players (CHOPS)  on 7th April 8pm at the Christmas Hills hall. See flyer below. The concert is an all Bach affair hence the tag 'Baching Mad in Christmas Hills'. CHOPS will be playing with a concert pianist from America Donna ...
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Fruit Fly Information Session: 7th March, 7-9pm

The Chum Creek Landcare Group, in association with the Northern Yarra Landcare Network, invites all fruit growers to learn about fruit flies in a short evening session given by Bronwyn Koll. The Victorian government has recently appointed Bronwyn as the Fruit Fly Regional Coordinator in the Yarra Valley to help ...
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Queensland Fruit Fly in the Shire of Yarra Ranges: Survey

Queensland Fruit Fly in the Shire of Yarra Ranges: On-line survey The University of Melbourne Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences have a couple of students conducting a survey on community knowledge and attitudes to Queensland Fruit Fly, in the Yarra Ranges Shire. Please encourage everyone you know to participate ...
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Yarra Glen River Circuit Walk

Yarra Glen River Circuit Walk - have a say on the proposed works - 8 March, 2-6pm outside Yarra Glen IGA Thanks to the recommendations of the Yarra Glen People’s Panel, Yarra Glen is going to get a very improved river walk. Council Officers are currently working on the brief ...
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Yara Glenergy – Expressions of Interest Sought

See the attached Yarra Glenergy flyer inviting expressions of interest from businesses in Yarra Glen and surrounding areas in the installation of solar panels on their premises. Please pass this on to anyone who might have an interest in applying. For further information, contact Tom Belford, 0417 171 538 ...
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Road Widening Works for Hunts Lane – Stage 2

Information about the stage 2 widening works for Hunts Lane is now available. Works will commence at the end of March 2018 for stage 2 widening works at the bend circled in red in the image attached ...
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Anzac Ave Community Groups Open Day

Community organisations located along Anzac Avenue Yarra Glen will open their doors on Saturday 10 February 2018 from 10.00am – 1.00pm to hold the Anzac Avenue Community Groups Open Day event. The event will give members of the community an opportunity to engage with each organisation, highlighting health, educational, social ...
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Tennis Coaching for Kids Anyone?

With some new families around, we are trying again to see if there is enough interest in Tennis Coaching one day after school at our lovely Steels Creek Tennis Club. We probably need about 4-6 kids, maybe $15 a lesson, we’d need to work out details. Please let us know ...
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Fire Restrictions in Force from Monday 18th Dec

A reminder that fire restrictions come in to force at 0100 hrs on Monday 18th December, so get your burning-off done before then and don’t forget to REGISTER YOUR BURN, otherwise local brigades may pay a visit your property when passers-by see a plume of smoke. More information on planned ...
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Steels Creek Community Centre Family Pizza Night – 3rd March 2018

The next Family Pizza Night will be on the 3rd March at SCCC. Hosted by SCCC. The event will be subsided by funds received from SCA however the time has come that we must now charge for the event. WHERE: Steels Creek Community Centre WHEN: Sat 3rd March, 2018 WHO: ...
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Living with Fire book: Special offer

The book, Living with Fire by Tom Griffiths and Christine Hansen, was published by CSIRO Publishing in November 2012. The publishers currently have a limited number of copies remaining in stock and have offered these to the authors for distribution at a special price of $5 per copy, plus an ...
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Steels Creek Tennis Club Pizza Night – 18th Nov

The Steels Creek Tennis club is having another wood-fired pizza night on Saturday the 18th of November from 5:30pm. There will be a tennis coach for the kids and a fire with marshmallows to cook plus plenty of great pizzas to eat. The event is open to everyone. WHEN: from ...
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