BERWICK | BEACONSFIELD

Casey residents impacted by EPA data breach

Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) Victoria’s external contact centre was hacked with thousands of customers’ information stolen, including those of Casey residents who reported odour...

Group effort makes for a safer commute for Beaconhills students

Students walking to Beaconhills College’s Pakenham campus now have a safer commute to school, thanks to a new school crossing across the busy Toomuc...

New quarry approved in Lang Lang

Lang Lang may continue to be an epicentre of truck movements feeding raw materials to Melbourne’s insatiable construction sites after the State Government recently...

Lions roar back to life and Brookers bounced by Bloods

A two-month winless drought for Pakenham in Outer East Football Netball Premier Division is finally over, thanks to a 40-point win over Berwick Springs...

‘Boof’ calls time on Berwick coaching tenure

Berwick has been given extra motivation to finish its season on a high after the decision of senior coach Clint Evans to step down...

Ex-AFL talent shows Wickers how it’s done

A dominant quarter from a former AFL player proved too much for Berwick to overcome in a 35-point loss to Doncaster East on Saturday...

ROC lets one slip as second place becomes up for grabs

The six combatants to contest the upcoming Outer East Football Netball A Grade netball finals series appear to be set with five weeks of...

Cannons fire warning shot to competition

Casey’s senior men had an impressive 2-2 draw with Yarra on Saturday in an enormous result for the club. Yarra top the table in the...

Kolaritsch kicks seven as Lions lock in double chance

Pakenham and Healesville have confirmed their top-two status in Outer East Women’s Division One football after the Lions and Bloods scored convincing victories on...

Stellar supporters of Red Cross

Four stalwarts of Hallam Friends of the Red Cross were awarded at a presentation on 18 June. At the group’s 45th birthday party, Betty...

Call for Doveton Show volunteers

With household budgets under pressure, large crowds are expected to flock to this year’s 18th annual Doveton Show. Designed as an affordable alternative to...

Winter Festival back for 2024

The Winter Arts Festival will be making its return to the City of Casey for the 22nd year, with a line-up of arts, cultural...

Creatures great and small

Horses and ponies, the great and small, were on show at the 21st annual Scottish Heritage Day at Dandenong Showgrounds on Sunday 26 May. Minnie,...

Cast of characters leap off the page

A cavalcade of characters descended on Dandenong Library for the Dandy-Con Comic Festival on Saturday 27 April. The CBD was swamped with costumes – from...

World fashions on parade

Students and families shared bright fashions and tasty foods from around the world for an annual Harmony Day event at Southern Cross Primary School. Along...

Behind the walls of Victoria’s prisons – what life is really like for the people who work there

Ever wondered what it’s like to work in prison? Most people have a very particular idea – high walls, long and dark corridors and...

A true family business

Van Steensel Timbers, a family-owned business, has been a cornerstone of the community since 1965. Founded by Jan Van Steensel, the business was passed...

Navigating the complexities of asthma: A comprehensive exploration

Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition that affects the airways, causing inflammation, constriction, and excess mucus production. It is a common disorder, with an...

Making a difference

Disability Employment Services (DES) are crucial government-funded initiatives aimed at assisting people with disabilities, injuries, or health conditions in finding and maintaining employment. Mission...

BATS Celebrates 35 Years with The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Melbourne’s BATS Theatre Company presents The Hunchback of Notre Dame as their featured 35th Anniversary musical. Since opening its doors 35 years ago as the...

Maintaining Steady Blood Pressure: Key to Cardiovascular Health

High blood pressure, medically known as hypertension, poses a significant threat to cardiovascular health, particularly for individuals with pre-existing heart conditions. Often referred to...

Casey’s Rainbow Action Plan

The City of Casey has since endorsed their Rainbow Action Plan 2024-2028, which aims to improve the lives of the council’s LGBTQIA+ residents and...

Fee-relief for select kinders

The City of Casey has since endorsed the move to exempt some independent-run kindergartens from the $103 fee associated with the Central Registration and...

A new home with the same goals

A new chapter for the Narre Warren and District Family History Group doesn’t necessarily mean a change in operations, with the drive to be...

Dandenong Creek flood threat eased

A flood warning for the Dandenong Creek catchment has been downgraded. SES Victoria issued a Minor Flood Warning to replace a Watch and Act...

Hallam roads flooded

Roads in Hallam have been closed due to flooding as a Watch and Act emergency message remained in place on Tuesday 16 July. Centre...

Expert calls for more measures to pedestrian safety

With shorter days and turbulent weather during the period of May to August, failure to give way from both pedestrians and vehicles was a...

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Lions roar back to life and Brookers bounced by Bloods

A two-month winless drought for Pakenham in Outer East Football Netball Premier Division is finally over, thanks to a 40-point win over Berwick Springs...