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Public art to transform Ferntree Gully Village

Public art will be installed at key locations in Ferntree Gully Village.  Continue reading

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New Mayor for Knox

Cr Marcia Timmers-Leitch has been elected Mayor of Knox City Council, with Cr Jude Dwight to serve as Deputy Mayor for the next 12 months. Continue reading

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Empowering Our Community

Knox Council’s Empowering Communities program provides funding to community groups and organisations to enhance safety in Ferntree Gully. Continue reading

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Running Rabbits Military Museum est. 2007

Close to the 1000 Steps, there is a military museum dedicated to the heroism of the men involved in the battles along the Kokoda Track.  Continue reading

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A Guide to Ferntree Gully Village and environs

If you want to know more about the history of Ferntree Gully, local parks and gardens, businesses in the Village, or the walks in the National Park – this Guide is for you. Continue reading

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FTG Resident Action Group (RAG) Reunion

A reunion for FTG Residents’ Action Group (RAG) has been rescheduled til Autumn 2023. Find out more here. Continue reading

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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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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 amount of waste that can be composted. Continue reading

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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 Oehring. Continue reading

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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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