Anzac Day Dawn Service

The Mt Evelyn 2017 ANZAC Day Dawn Service will be held on Tuesday April 25 at 5.45am, at the ‘Mt Evelyn War Memorial Park’, Cnr Wray Cres & Birmingham Rd. The Dawn Service will be followed by a march from the War Memorial Park to the Mt Evelyn RSL Hall, where there will be a community breakfast for everyone attending. Groups…

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Girl Guides International Adventure Day

Mount Evelyn Girl Guides is holding a free event for all girls aged 5-12 this month. On Sunday the 30th of April, girls can register to spend a day travelling the world through games, crafts, cooking and more on the International Adventure Day. Girl Guides is a not for profit, nondenominational, volunteer run organisation. Working with…

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Red Back Spider infestation across Mt Evelyn

Climatic conditions particularly at the start of March as well as extremely humid to wet conditions in February have led to an intense infestation of Red Back Spiders (Therididae- Latrodectus hasseltii) in many areas but especially Mount Evelyn. MEEPPA in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce and several business owners/managers requested urgent assistance from the…

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Road Works – New Pedestrian Crossing

Works are starting on a new pedestrian crossing towards the bottom of York Rd. The pedestrian operated signals will be located between Karen Crt and Hawkins Rd, which will replace the current flagged crossing used by Mt Evelyn Christian School students, residents, and employees and volunteers from Yarra View Nursery. The works will also include “replacement and upgrade…

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Anzac Tokens available

The Mt Evelyn RSL now have volunteers selling Anzac tokens at the front of Mt Evelyn IGA. They will be there Monday to Friday from 11am to 4:30pm up until Monday April 24th, except Easter Friday and Easter Monday. All money raised from the sale of the tokens goes to welfare projects and programs for ex-service people…

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Free Range Art on show

There’s a new exhibition on display at Holy Grill this month. ‘Free Range Art’, a group that meet every Monday to paint and draw at the Mount Evelyn Community House, are holding a group exhibition from Monday April 3 until the end of the month. There are a variety of styles and subjects, and mediums cover acrylics, oils,…

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