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Kokoda challenge an eye-opener for Wyndham schoolgrils

The Kokoda Track is considered an extremely difficult walking challenge, but that didn’t stop two Wyndham students from tackling it head on. Jaileigh Turner and...

Werribee Plaza Library stays open through $370m redevelopment

Wyndham bookworms are being reminded they can still get a healthy dose of reading material as the Werribee Plaza Library will remain open during...

‘Safe seat’ politics hurting Wyndham school kids, say principals

The Napthine government has been accused of playing politics with the education of Wyndham students after three schools that desperately need funding to fix...

Wyndham budget: Focus on fitness, leisure centres

Wyndham council plans to spend $108.79 million on capital works next financial year, but close to a third of the money will be spent...

Parvovirus outbreak in the west prompts urgent warning

A breakout of the deadly parvovirus in the western suburbs has prompted a warning to pet owners. The Australian Veterinary Association is urging cat-lovers like...

Truganina South Primary School pupils juggle school, circus

Many children dream of running away with the circus at one time or another, but a group of Wyndham students has been given the...

Wyndham: Growth area contribution changes ‘flawed’

Reforms that forced growth area developers to give councils $268,000 for every hectare they develop have been overtaken by new government regulation and will...

East-west link work to ease West Gate Freeway traffic jam

Traffic congestion on the West Gate Freeway is set to ease following the announcement that construction of the western end of the east-west link...

Wyndham, Hobsons Bay jobs expo opens door to future

More than 50 exhibitors will be at Werribee Racecourse on May 15-16 for the annual Wyndham Hobsons Bay Region Careers Association (WRICA) expo. In its...

Salvation Army rallies the troops for Red Shield Appeal

Residents are being urged to dig deep and help raise much-needed funds to help victims of domestic violence and homelessness. Wyndham City Salvation Army Captain...

New company on the blocks as Wyndham pools leisure assets

Wyndham council will invest more than $500,000 of ratepayer money in a new company that will manage the city’s recreation facilities. The council announced plans...

Fiery debate as Wyndham council stands divided over transparency

In a fiery debate that divided his colleagues, a Wyndham councillor has accused his own council of not being transparent and not following due...

$1m reward revives 30-year-old Werribee murder case

Police have offered a $1 million reward for information about the murder of a Werribee mother in her home almost 30 years ago. Maryanna Lanciana...

Police seek help over lewd act in Hoppers Crossing

Police are calling on the community to help them catch a sexual deviant who broke into a Hoppers Crossing house last month and performed...

More residents sleeping rough across Wyndham

The number of homeless people in Wyndham has grown by 300 per cent during the past 10 years, a new report by Wyndham council...

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Store deep cleaned after worker tests positive

The ALDI store in Wyndham Village, Tarneit has undergone a deep clean after a worker tested positive for COVID-19. An ALDI Australia spokesperson said the...