Mt Evelyn Business Awards and Dinner

The Mt Evelyn Business Awards are back, run again by the Mt Evelyn Chamber of Commerce and Industry. There are awards in 10 different categories including Service Excellence Award, Community Group of the Year Award, Best Home Based Business Award, Environmental Award, Mount Evelyn Community Bank Business of the Year Award and People’s Choice Award. To nominate a business,…

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Memories Are Made of This

Mt Evelyn’s biggest bi-annual event is this Sunday! The Mt Evelyn Street Party will start at 10am and run until 3pm along the length of Wray Cres. Please note for the duration of Sunday Wray Cres will be closed to traffic between Station St and Birmingham Rd. IGA will still be accessible at both entrances….

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Mt Evelyn Recreation Reserve Planting Day

This Thursday, October 19, Mt Evelyn Environment Protection and Progress Association (MEEPPA) will be hosting a planting day at the Mt Evelyn Recreation Reserve. Working alongside the Shire, MEEPPA aim to plant 1,300 plants, provided through a grant from Melbourne Water. Everyone is welcome to come along and help with planting which will start at…

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Award Well Deserved

Last Tuesday Mt Evelyn local, Roger Boness, was awarded Veteran Community Award at the Victorian Senior of the Year Awards at Government House. Roger was conscripted for national service in 1966 and saw active service in Vietnam. Upon retirement, the 71 year old was elected President of the My Evelyn Returned Servicemen’s League (RSL). Recognised…

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Literature Lovers

A new weekly literature session is starting at the Mt Evelyn Reading Room this Friday. Literature Lovers invites you to come along on with your favourite poem, short story or excerpt from a book to share with the group. Or, if you would prefer, simply join us and listen to others share their pieces. The…

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99.1 Questions for Mt Evelyn

Local community radio station Yarra Valley FM 99.1 are holding a FUNdraiser Trivia Night to help keep them on the air. All are welcome for a great night of fun, lots of prizes and giveaways, and some brain work on Saturday Oct 14 from 7pm at the Mount Evelyn RSL, 49 Birmingham Road. Just $20 per person, BYO…

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