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Knox Council Elections 2020

Five new and four returning councillors will represent the Knox community for the next four years.
Five new councillors, all women, making Knox a national record-breaker.
Details here.

Foothills Community Christmas Lunch

Foothills has announced its 19th annual Ferntree Gully Lunch will be going ahead, with two sessions of the lunch on Christmas Eve. Details here.

Fire Action Week 2020

Victorians are being urged to prepare for the upcoming summer fire season.
Find out what you can do to be prepared here.

COVID-19 – The plan for recovery

Having restrictions lift is such a relief for all Victorians, including locals in Knox. Although many are still in place, after 100+ days of lockdown we can finally get back to some form of normality.
More on what’s been done here.

Creative Industry Renewal grants for Village recovery

Knox Council’s new Creative Industry Renewal Grants have invited community partnerships in arts, music and food events to help rebuild momentum in the Village.
Details here.

KES Indigenous Nursery open once more

Knox Environment Society is excited to reopen the nursery, ready for you to stock up on your indigenous plants and get stuck into the garden once more.
Details here.

Coronavirus Support in Knox

During these uncertain times, it is important to remember to keep calm.
We’re all in this together.
List of community resources available 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.