Devastating Destruction

Last week it was discovered that parts of environment in the Mt Evelyn Owl Land Reserve, along Hereford Rd, had been destroyed. Many mature and healthy trees have been removed, ground has been compacted by heavy machinery and areas of native ground coverage has been cleared, much to the dismay of many locals and Mt…

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New gym hits Mt Evelyn

With the recent updates in Pokemon Go, Mt Evelyn has gained a third gym. Originally hosting two gyms, one at the Mt Evelyn Skate Park and a second at the War Memorial outside the Mt Evelyn RSL, a third popped up while the gyms were being rebuilt outside the Mt Evelyn Christian Reformed Church. All…

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Mt Evelyn Reading Room

Earlier this year the Mt Evelyn Community House was successful in obtaining the Yarra Ranges Council tender to deliver the Mt Evelyn Community Reading Room service (former Library) in partnership with Eastern Region Libraries. The Reading Room is now open 30 hours per week under the co-ordination of Liz who has been busy recruiting, inducting…

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See Mt Evelyn, Discover Mt Evelyn

Last Thursday evening the See Mt Evelyn exhibition was launched, with many photographs from the photo contest on display at the Mount Evelyn Community House. During the night the winners of the photo contest were announced; Primary School Category: Harper Mckenzie Secondary School Category: Michael Stephens People’s Choice: Greg Carrick 3rd Place, Over 18 Category:…

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Through Our Own Eyes exhibition

Through Our Own Eyes, an exhibition of artworks by Studio 42 has just been launched at Mont de Lancey. The artists who make up Studio 42 meet in the Mt Evelyn Community House art room every Thursday afternoon under the guidance of local artist Sandy Dare. Their works cover mediums including oils, watercolour, pencil and mixed media. The exhibition…

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