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Knox Environment Society 40 years old

Knox Environment Society is 40 years old in 2022, recognising four decades of conservation, sustainability and community. Continue reading →
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Knox Environment Society 40 years old

Saving food scraps from landfill

Residents will be able to dispose of food in their garden waste bins from mid next year and maximise the…
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Saving food scraps from landfill

New artwork in Ferntree Gully Village

It’s all part of the Ferntree Gully Placemaking Plan, Knox Council’s initiative to transform Ferntree Gully Village. Photo by Barbara…
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New artwork in Ferntree Gully Village

FROGY jumps into action

FROGY’s plan is to restore upper Blind Creek by weeding, laying mulch, removing rubbish and planting native species. Continue reading…
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FROGY jumps into action

Knox declares a climate emergency

Knox Council’s 10-year Climate Response Plan identifies 56 actions to help reduce greenhouse emissions. Photo by Barbara Oehring. Continue reading…
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Knox declares a climate emergency

Foothills Community Care take over Mountain Gate Op Shop

Foothills Community Care celebrated the official reopening of the Mountain Gate Op Shop in August. Continue reading →
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Foothills Community Care take over Mountain Gate Op Shop

Continuous fire protection by Ferntree Gully CFA 1942 – 2022

Today in 2022, Ferntree Gully Fire Brigade is a strong and very well equipped 100% volunteer organisation, serving our community….
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Continuous fire protection by Ferntree Gully CFA 1942 – 2022

Honouring Queen Elizabeth II

Religious leaders have responded to the death of Queen Elizabeth II after a reign of more than 70 years. Continue…
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Honouring Queen Elizabeth II

Miracle: A piece of Ferntree Gully in the Docklands

A recent exhibition held at Magnet Galleries at District Docklands featured the work of Gully News photographer Barbara Oehring. Continue…
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Miracle: A piece of Ferntree Gully in the Docklands

Continuing the story of Quarry Park

Karin Orpen recounts some of the challenges to transform the Quarry into the wonderful community space we know and love…
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Continuing the story of Quarry Park

COVID-19 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

After heavy campaigning, $130m in funding has been secured for the project, with works to begin with Napoleon Rd. Preplanning is underway. Construction is likely to begin in late 2022.
Find out more here.