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Knox response to bushfires

In this time of tragedy, we have seen the very best of the Knox community. Find out what you need to know here, or what you can do to help here.


Australia Day 2020 Awards for Knox locals

Knox City Council marked Australia Day 2020 by honouring some of its leading community members and by welcoming those who have become our newest
Australian citizens.
Find out who received a nod here.


Puffing Billy – Slow and steady wins the race after 23 years

Puffing Billy celebrates the launch of the restored Garratt locomotive, which arrived on Australian shores from South Africa in 1996. The Garratt celebrated with an inaugural trip to Menzies Creek.
Read more here.


Knox Library upgrade

Knox Library is set to undergo a $450,000 upgrade, and move into Knox Ozone, as part of the State Government’s Living Libraries Program.
Find out more here.

Dorset Road extension

The Federal Government has committed $80 million for the extension of Dorset Rd, and $50 million for the duplication of Napoleon Road, after heavy campaigning since the 2016 council election.
Find out more here.

Aston Shield 2020 awards young citizens

Some of our great young citizens in the Ferntree Gully area have been recognised by Alan Tudge through the presentation of the Aston Shield. The shield, awarded in the spirit of Tilly Aston, is presented to a student for good citizenship. More here.