Whittlesea Review

Examining public transport in the City of Whittlesea

City of Whittlesea residents are being encouraged to share their experiences of using public transport to feed into council’s advocacy efforts ahead of the state election. Feedback from residents will give council a better understanding...

City of Whittlesea celebrating World Environment Day

A range of interactive activities will be on offer for the City of Whittlesea’s World Environment Day celebrations from 11am to 3pm on Sunday, June 5. The free festival, at Lauries Field in Brookwood...

Mill Park flashing incident: police charge Lalor man

UPDATE MERNDA Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation Team detectives have charged a man following an incident at a Mill Park shopping centre last week. The Lalor man was charged with sexual activity in the presence...

Northern football: Whittlesea, Kilmore disappointed by losses

By Tricia Mifsud WHITTLESEA found itself once again on the bottom of the Northern Football Netball League division one ladder after a 46-point road loss to North Heidelberg on Saturday. Despite the Eagles leading by one-point...

City of Whittlesea celebrates International Day Against IDAHOBIT

THE City of Whittlesea last week flew the flag for equality, in recognition of the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia, IDAHOBIT. Council raised the rainbow flag in a ceremony on May 17,...

City of Whittlesea invite community feedback on Green Wedge Management Plan

THE City of Whittlesea council is seeking community feedback on a new draft of the Green Wedge Management Plan, following on from last year’s community consultation. Council last year received feedback on the 10-year plan,...

City of Whittlesea community celebrates Neighbourhood House Week

NEIGHBOURHOOD houses in the City of Whittlesea last week celebrated Neighbourhood House Week, with an array of activities encouraging the community to participate. Thomastown Neighbourhood House, TNH, hosted the Promisetown Picnic and Markets on Saturday,...

Call to ‘not leave the City of Whittlesea behind’

Council leaders have made a final pitch to candidates and parties in Saturday’s federal election to ‘not leave the City of Whittlesea behind’. Candidates have pledged little or no direct funding to City of Whittlesea...

City of Whittlesea networking event inspires women in business

The City of Whittlesea’s Women in Business Networking Event provided business leaders with an opportunity to gather, make new contacts and hear from two guest speakers. The event, at Mawarra Functions in Wollert, attracted women...

Big Group Hug calls to donate coats for kids in need

Not-for-profit organisation Big Group Hug is calling for people to donate preloved winter clothes for its Coats4Kids Campaign, which will run until July 31. Big Group Hug provides pre-loved material aid to families in need,...