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State budget: Palmers Road works get $3.75 million

Getting in and out of Point Cook is about to get easier with the state budget including money to improve Palmers Road. The government has...

State budget: Wyndham infrastructure projects funded

Wyndham is one of 10 growth areas that will share in $50 million funding in 2015-16 for projects to ease pressure on services. The state government...

Werribee South crash: Elderly man dies in hospital

UPDATE: An elderly man whose car struck a tree in Werribee South on Thursday has died in hospital on Friday morning. The 75-year-old Norlane man was travelling...

State budget: Wyndham windfall as Mercy expansion gets $85m

Werribee Mercy Hospital is set to receive a long-awaited expansion, following an $85 million funding injection from the state government. The money, announced in Tuesday’s...

State budget funding saves Wyndham youth program

A learning and employment network that is trying to relieve youth unemployment in Wyndham and Hobsons Bay is among the winners from this year’s...

Manor Lakes club jubilant at Jubilee’s leg-up

Five community groups, including Manor Lakes Cricket Club, will benefit from grants offered by the developers of Wyndham Vale’s newest estate, Jubilee. The aim of...

Wyndham councillors’ new pledge on reconciliation

Wyndham councillors have committed to encouraging greater understanding, respect, inclusion and opportunities for the city’s Aboriginal residents. A draft statement was adopted last week setting...

Eagle Stadium – The name still doesn’t fly for opponents

Eagle Stadium opponents have vowed to continue to campaign against the new name for the redeveloped Werribee Sports and Fitness Centre, despite Wyndham councillors...

Manor Lakes to be a suburb, state government declares

LATEST: Manor Lakes residents have finally got their wish, despite the state government bungling last week’s announcement that the area will become a suburb. Last Thursday,...

Manor Lakes to be a suburb as residents win their battle

EXCLUSIVE: Manor Lakes will officially be recognised as a suburb. The state government will on Wednesday register Manor Lakes as a locality within the City...

Wyndham residents warned over Werribee River blue-green algae

Wyndham residents are being urged to avoid contact with the Werribee River, near the Maltby Bypass after blue-green algae was detected in the area. The...

Wyndham Vale lake crash: Police re-enact scene

Police are re-enacting the Wyndham Vale crash that killed three children when their car plunged into a lake. One-year-old son Bol, four-year-old daughter Anger and...

Werribee designer Stephanie is one of a kind

A former Mackillop College student has been given the chance to exhibit her artwork in the Melbourne Museum. A series of inkjet prints designed by...

Eagle Stadium here to stay after fiery council debate

Despite a marathon and at times fiery debate between Wyndham councillors last Monday night, Eagle Stadium appears here to stay. The new name for the...

Werribee man helping others to Soldier On

A Werribee man wants locals to help make a difference to soldiers who have returned from war physically and psychologically wounded. Keith Walsh is collecting...

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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