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Strong year for high-end Wyndham property sales

A four-bedroom house in Point Cook was the most expensive Wyndham property sold in 2015. The property in Panorama Way, Sanctuary Lakes, is built on...

Fines likely over Sydenham Road illegal dumping

Another two residents have been identified as illegal dumpers by Brimbank council in a Delahey street known as a hotspot for hoon behaviour and...

Cherry Street crossing works keep things on track

Although the planned removal of Werribee’s Cherry Street level crossing has been delayed, upgrades at the troubled tracks have made it safer for motorists...

Werribee motel matches ratings with the elite

A Werribee motel has been ranked alongside some of Melbourne’s top hotels. Best Western Werribee Park Motor Inn has made the Star Ratings Gold List, which...

Santa gets sensory at Pacific Werribee

Having a photo with Santa can be tough when your little one isn’t in the mood to pose for a happy snap. It can be...

Artists paint Werribee town red

Six artists, Ana Varea, Bernadette Smallwood, Dana Falcini, Kinga Kaloumaira, Sanela Sinikovic and Vicki Kinai took to Werribee’s Watton Street during the weekend to...

Weerama goes on, with strings attached

Wyndham councillors have voiced concerns about plans for next year’s Weerama Festival. The council voted on Monday night to give the festival committee $30,000 in...

Hoppers kids on message with health DVD

Meet the stars of a new DVD aimed at helping young people learn to access health services. Seven year nine students from Hoppers Crossing Secondary...

Teens light the way with mayoral awards

The community spirit of two Wyndham girls has been recognised with mayoral awards. Ashlee Kruse, 16, won the award for her commitment to sport, while...

Family and sharing central to addicts’ program

As the drug ice continues to impact on lives across the western suburbs, a new program service the problem at Werribee. Odyssey House is offering a therapeutic...

Housing goes up, and up in Watton Street

Werribee’s first high-end apartments are well on their way up, and due to be ready by August next year. The five-storey development by local companies...

Haute couture trackside at Werribee Cup

Fashion sense is alive and well in Wyndham. That’s the verdict of Fashions on the Field organiser Heather Marcus, who was impressed with the...

Plan for west to become Melbourne’s tip slammed

On the eve of the public submission deadline, residents have rejected Wyndham council’s plans to accept waste from across Melbourne. The council is backing three...

Christmas cash for Wyndham sports clubs

The state government is splashing cash around Wyndham, with 13 sports clubs sharing the windfall to pay for coaching courses, first-aid equipment and uniforms. Among...

Bushranger’s dark take on early Melbourne

A unique piece of Australian history has come into the hands of the Werribee Historical Society. Werribee resident Jan Sobye has offered a 105-page document,...

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Point Cook library participates in Simultaneous Storytime

As Point Cook children's librarian Monica Kennedy read from the pages of picture story book 'Family Tree' by Josh Pyke to children attending the...

Point Cook settles