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Help the Cat Corner

Unfortunately The Cat Corner has been hard hit by Covid 19 and is currently in financial crisis. You can help the Corner continue their life-saving work. Continue reading
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Help the Cat Corner

Global vaccine roll-out relies on Knox local business

Did you know that an important key to the global rollout of the COVID vaccine lies in Ferntree Gully?  Continue reading
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Global vaccine roll-out relies on Knox local business

Foothills Art Trail – Finding art in new places

Ferntree Gully Arts Society is bringing art and the community together to experience a very different exhibition in the windows and on the walls of the local Ferntree Gully Village traders. Continue reading
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Foothills Art Trail – Finding art in new places

Night of destruction on the mountain that will never be forgotten

During the night of 9 June, the strongest winds in the last 50 plus years came from the South East and caused an enormous amount of destruction and heartache on our beloved mountain range. Continue reading
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Night of destruction on the mountain that will never be forgotten

Tribute to a remarkable, resilient community

In recent times, there is no question it has been tough for many throughout Knox. Continue reading
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Tribute to a remarkable, resilient community

Local volunteers recognised at Victoria Day Awards

Each year, the Victoria Day Awards are an excellent opportunity for us to recognise the unsung heroes in our community. Continue reading
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Local volunteers recognised at Victoria Day Awards

Budget 2021 – What’s in it for Knox

The 2021 Federal Budget has a range of benefits for the citizens of Knox. Continue reading
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Budget 2021 – What’s in it for Knox

Proposed Koolunga wetlands will attract species

The new proposed wetlands at Koolunga Native Reserve is exciting for a number of reasons, and will attract new species. Continue reading
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Proposed Koolunga wetlands will attract species

New CEO for Knox Council

Mayor Lisa Cooper said Mr Bruce Dobson is a highly regarded local government leader and joins Knox City Council at an important time. Continue reading
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New CEO for Knox Council

Renters feeling the squeeze in Ferntree Gully

If you’re finding it harder and harder to pay the rent for your Ferntree Gully home, chances are you’re not alone. Continue reading
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Renters feeling the squeeze in Ferntree Gully

Storm Damage Support

Ferntree Gully News is saddened to witness the devastation caused to the Dandenongs and surrounds by the recent storms in June 2021.

List of community resources available 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

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