Yarra Ranges LIFE TV launches April 3

The Team at Yarra Ranges Life TV are proud to announce that C31 Melbourne and Geelong will soon be adding our locally produced content – focusing on LIFE in the Greater Yarra Ranges – to their programming line-up. “YR Life TV has been pre-approved to be included as part of C31’s TV and online content…

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Musical Encouragement

Sunday Music is a new youth program being run at the Mount Evelyn Community House on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month during school terms (excluding long weekends) from 12noon to 2pm. The aim of the program is to help high school music students feel less anxious at the end of the year…

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Mount Evelyn Runners Up

Congratulations to Mount Evelyn Cricket Club who were runners up in the 2017 DJ Strachan Shield, playing against Warburton-Millgrove at Woori Yallock. Mount Evelyn 10/201 (K Jones 91, Dan Fraser 34, David Lever 4/71, Daniel Lever 3/73, M Walker 2/54) defeated by Warburton-Millgrove 4/203 (T McKail 116*, L Barnard 49, K Jones 2/42)   Photo:…

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March Community Market

The Mt Evelyn Community Market is on this Saturday, March 25 from 9am to 1pm. Held at the Mt Evelyn RSL, 49 Birmingham Rd, it is full of local small businesses with a variety of products and services. The Mt Evelyn RSL also hold a sausage sizzle, now with egg and bacon rolls, and devonshire…

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Preserving Local Histories

On Saturday 18th March, Mt Evelyn History Group will be hosting a talk on Preserving our Local Histories by Cheryl Griffin. The talk will have a special reference to the role of the Royal Historical Society of Victoria which Cheryl Griffin is the Support Group Convenor of. Everyone is welcome to attend the talk which will…

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Civic Centre Redevelopment community feedback closing soon

Friday March 17 is the last day to fill out the questionnaire and get your feedback in for the Yarra Ranges Council Civic Centre Redevelopment. The Civic Centre Redevelopment details, plans and concept images can be found, and questionnaire filled out online via the Yarra Ranges Council website: https://www.yarraranges.vic.gov.au/Lists/Capital-works-major-projects/Civic-Centre-redevelopment.

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Looking after Mt Evelyn

MEEPPA is the Shires oldest community group, celebrating our 100th year as a Progress Association in 2010. Our name has changed over the years, starting out as EPA, Evelyn Progress Association, becoming MEPA in 1919 after our town became known as Mount Evelyn, and finally in 1974 we formally became Mt Evelyn Environment Protection and…

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Gallery: Community Meal

There was a great turnout on Saturday evening for the Community Meal. We’re currently collecting a gallery of photos from the night to display here and for the Community House to use when planning the next meal. If you would like to submit your photo to the gallery, please email it to info@mtevelyn.news with your name…

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