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For the U3A bird lovers

The Aussie Backyard Bird Count 19th – 25th October. Please read through the Competition Terms and Conditions. For Frequently Asked Questions, please follow each individual link below – Bird Identification How to Count About the Count Help with the website and App In 2019 Australia counted nearly 3.4 million birds in seven days!  Follow the link […]

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For the U3A fishing community.

The great Victorian Fish Count,   This year we’d love you to join us for an online presentation with amazing speakers to kick the Fish Count off.  The RSVP is below Come along next Thursday evening at 6pm (22 October) to hear from marine scientists, discover our Great Victorian Fish Count ‘feature fish’, the Victorian Scalyfin, witness the wonder of Giant Smooth […]

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Northern Health is operating the below testing clinics seven (7) days a week at the times stated.

This information is from Northern Health as part of the COVID-19 response. Northern Health is operating the below testing clinics seven (7) days a week at the times stated. Northern Hospital Epping Symptomatic Testing:Drive-Through & Walk-In ClinicNorthern Centre for Health Education & Research (NCHER) car park (enter via Cooper Street)187 Cooper Street, Epping Vic 30768 am […]

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THUNDERSTORM ASTHMA

Grass pollen season brings a seasonal increase in asthma and hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis). It also brings the chance of epidemic thunderstorm asthma. Thunderstorm asthma can affect those with asthma or seasonal hay fever. Having both asthma and seasonal hay fever and poorly managed asthma increases the risk further. The best way that those at risk […]

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Zoom information – “Rights to rent reduction during COVID-19”

WCC Zoom Information Session In Collaboration with Tenants Victoria Presents “Rights to rent reduction during COVID-19” Date: Tuesday 13th October 2020 Time: 1.00 pm – 2.30pm Here about: – The new laws that give you the right to rent reduction and protect you from eviction – The eligibility for a Rent Relief Grant up to […]

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Happy Seniors Festival!

Hello Happy Seniors Festival! Although you are unable to attend events in person this year, there are many interesting online activities available during the month of Seniors Festival.  Attached is information about events available from the Positive Ageing Team and one of our local senior citizen clubs, Whittlesea Chinese Association. More online activities are planned […]

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Lifting of Precautionary Boil Water Advisory

A message from Yarra Valley Water After consultation with the Department of Health and Human Services and Melbourne Water, advises customers that the Boil Water Advisory issued on 28 August 2020 is now lifted across all suburbs. Water Quality testing has confirmed that the water supply in the network is safe to drink. It is […]

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DO NOT DRINK: Yarra Valley Water warning..

‘We’ve become aware of a potential water quality issue affecting your suburb due to electrical damage caused by the storms overnight. The power outages overnight caused undiscinfected water from the Silvan Dam to enter the water supply system. As a precaution, it is advisable for you to bring tap water to a rolling boil before […]

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Walking football newsletter – September edition

Please find the latest Walking Footballer Newsletter. Some great contributions from volunteers and participants. The newsletter will also be mailed to all participants and is one way of keeping in touch, during restrictions. We hope the weekly program will resume in the near future, once it is safe to do so. Con Constantinou   I   Positive […]

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