A proposal to rename Kinglake West and Pheasant Creek into a single township name had 276 responses, with 79 per cent rejecting the idea. The proposal seems unlikely to pass.
Last week Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan visited Kinglake, Strath Creek, Flowerdale and Violet Town to speak with the community and meet author Melanie Harris-Brady about her book, Ten Years On, a personal account of the Black Saturday bushfires and the decade that followed.
Nillumbik Shire Council will hold four of its meetings at venues other than the council chambers in 2019 as part of a commitment to encourage public participation.
A petition signed by 15 people seeks a 25 per cent rate reduction after clearing of The Boulevard, Eildon by Goulburn Murray Water (GMW).
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Epping woman Tanya Viterbo.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Kilmore man Aaron Robinson. An image of Robinson has not been released.
Since 2009 Black Saturday affected communities have come together for a round-robin of Super 8 cricket in a family-friendly day with Kinglake this year hosting the event.
There will be an Under 10’s and Under 12s competition from 9am before seniors commence around 11.30am.
Welcome to our live coverage of Lalor vs Kinglake from Lalor Reserve.
Kinglake resident and Black Saturday survivor, Ross Buchanan who lost children on that fateful day has joined with others to launch the “Aussie Yellow Vest” political campaign.
Refreshed today after a night on his rural property in Kinglake, Handscomb said too much had been made of his homespun technique.
This afternoon – at 4.45pm – La Trobe University Vice-Chancellor, Professor John Dewar and College Director, Tony Cranshaw released a joint statement regarding the murder of 21-year-old La Trobe student Aiia Maasarwe.
Homicide Squad detectives today released images of a t-shirt and cap located at the scene as part of the ongoing investigation into the murder of a woman in Bundoora this week.
Victoria Police this afternoon held a media conference urging the public to assist with their enquiries into the murder of 21-year-old La Trobe University student Aiia Maasarwe between 11pm Tuesday and 1am Wednesday night.
Kinglake Ranges News continues as Murrindindi districts’ number one news site with 96 per cent (Google Analytics) of the local audience in the last 28 days.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing 12-year-old Jamie Clavant last seen 14 January on Yarra Street Warrandyte around 9.30pm.
Police are again, for the fourth time since November, searching for missing 14-year old teenager Jackson May.
Electricity provider SP AusNet tonight confirmed that tomorrow’s planned power outage for maintenance from 8am to 6pm had been postponed following a risk assesment today.
5.30pm UPDATE: Homicide Squad Detective Inspector Andrew Stamper said a woman’s body was found this morning by passers-by in scrub on Main Drive, near Plenty Road, Bundoora around 7am near the side entrance to Polaris Town Centre.
ADVICE 8pm:The bushfire south of Kitchenhams Road has burnt approximately 38 hectares with fire activity still occurring within containment lines.
On Thursday, January 3 Eltham blogger, Ashley Long, claimed Kinglake Ranges News was falsifying statistical data having filed a complaint with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
Tuesday, 15 January has been declared a day of TOTAL FIRE BAN for Victoria.
Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are investigating a fatal collision in Heidelberg Heights around 5.30pm tonight.
On Saturday, Yea hosted Avenel for the second day of their Seymour District Cricket Association (SDCA) two-day match.
The CEO, Paul Guerra, of the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria, will be guest speaker at Strath Creek’s Australia Day celebration at 9.30am on Saturday 26 January.
Indi’s independent MHR, Cathy McGowan, will visit Kinglake on Wednesday 16 January and Thursday 17 January.
Marjorie Taylor had a hundred reasons to smile on Thursday, 10 January receiving birthday cards from Queen Elizabeth II and the Governor-General of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove.