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Nepal in the picture

An organisation working to unite Nepali people residing in Australia has launched a photo competition. Tarneit man Arun Chitraker, the creative director of Sathi Australia,...

Happy travels for Wyndham snappers

A series of images showing the different faces of Japan, captured by Hoppers Crossing photographer Imran Abul Kashem and Werribee photographer Bill Strong, are...

My Wyndham: Zsuzsika Lencses

My Wyndham: Singer and song-writer Zsuzsika Lencses lives in Manor Lakes. She chats with Alesha Capone. When did your love of music begin? It started when...

Zoo market celebrates Africa

The Village Market, which celebrates African communities, culture and wildlife, will return to Werribee Open Range Zoo. The market, a popular event at the zoo,...

Poetic pupil wins medal

Grade 6 pupil Kristen has received an award for a poem she penned exploring the theme of reconciliation. Kristen, who attends Corpus Christi Primary School...

Seven fish lands student top art prize

Tarneit Senior College student Apshita Farah says she felt “overjoyed” to win a youth art competition. An artwork created by Apshita has received first place...

Diwali lights up city

Thousands of residents across Wyndham are set to celebrate the festival of Diwali this month. Diwali, which is traditionally celebrated from October to November...

Lighting up the west

A festival will be lighting up Federation Trail in Williams Landing and Truganina next month. The Trail of Lights, which will be staged along the...

NAIDOC week ceremony

Werribee Mercy Hospital marked NAIDOC week with a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony last week. On Tuesday, July 9, Wurundjeri elder Aunty Di Kerr...

Grants money for Wyndham

Wyndham council has given more than $90,000 in funding to community groups and causes in its latest round of Identity, Inclusion and Connection grants. Mayor...

MY WYNDHAM: Morwenna Petaia

Truganina's Morwenna Petaia first moved to Wyndham from Hawaii in 2003, then in 2005 moved to Samoa for nine years. While in Samoa, Morwenna...

Anne’s Italian adventure

Anne Tachado will soon head overseas for an "Italian Sabbatical" trip of a lifetime. The Truganina resident, 24, is one of five people from around...

Library for all languages

A Tarneit school has added some newly-translated books into its Library of Languages. The Library of Languages at Baden Powell College, which was funded with...

Happy to be at home

Meet one of Wyndham’s newest dinky-di Aussies. Pinal Subedi was one of 480 Wyndham locals to officially become Australian citizens at a citizenship ceremony last...

Celebrating cultural diversity

Celebrating cultural diversity was the order of the day at Cambridge Primary School last Thursday. The Hoppers Crossing school, which is home to 46 different...

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Creative Christmas

Wyndham artist Catrice Lam has created a series of festive Australian-themed photo boards which have been installed in the Werribee city centre piazza, ...