Whittlesea Review

Council advocate for affordable housing

CITY of Whittlesea has labelled Australia’s housing system as ‘broken’ during their Everybody’s Home campaign launched on Thursday at a housing authority estate in Lalor.Mayor Lawrie Cox...

Import stars in Whittlesea women’s win

WHITTLESEA Pacers’ women got their first win in the Big V’s State Championship with a 73-58 triumph over Warrnambool Mermaids at home on Sunday afternoon.A back and forth...

Powerful opening

Laurimar opened its Northern Football Netball League season with a strong 88-point win over Reservoir at home on Saturday.The Power were able to open up seven-point lead at...

Strong start for Whittlesea

By Jackson RussellWHITTLESEA has started the Northern Football Netball League division two season with a 91-point away win over Epping.The Eagles came out of...

Council welcomes headspace funding

The City of Whittlesea have welcomed ongoing funding for a satellite headspace service in the municipality announced last week, saying it is the first step in helping young people with their...

Royal commission into mental health starts in Whittlesea

The first step to fixing Victoria’s “broken” mental health system began in Whittlesea on Friday with the Royal Commission into Mental Health hearing the stories of people from the area.

Ruffled feathers

There was an outcry in the public gallery at City of Whittlesea's council meeting last week as councillors debated the future of a proposed poultry farm in Eden Park.

Pacers 0-2 for weekend

By Jackson RussellWhittlesea Pacers’ Big V teams were unsuccessful at the weekend with the women going down 100-67 at the Casey Cavaliers and the men suffering an 81-63 loss to...

Northern clubs ready for the bounce

By Jackson RussellThe Northern Football Netball League season kicks off this weekend, with Whittlesea hoping for success after being relegated to division two, and Kilmore, Laurimar and Mernda all aiming...

Paws-itive impact

AN animal loving family are making a difference by training service dogs to assist people living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, anxiety, sleeping disorders and autism.Mernda residents Brad...