Category Archives: Community

Support for Knox during the pandemic

The State and Commonwealth Governments have been working together to provide supports to individuals doing it tough during restrictions. Continue reading

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After the Storm: Spring in the Dandenong Ranges

Despite damage from the severe weather events of 9 June, most of the Dandenong Ranges National Park in the Ferntree Gully area is still open to the public. Continue reading

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The pain is real, but so is the cause for hope

Throughout COVID-19, many remarkable local community groups have provided all manner of vital assistance to those in need. Continue reading

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Foothills Art Trail: A treasure hunt for the mind and body

These hidden gems are mapped out along the Foothills Art Trail, some hiding in plain sight, waiting for the discerning eye to seek them out. Continue reading

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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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Cat curfew to start in April

Knox will proceed with a 24-hour cat curfew from 10 April 2022, requiring cats to be kept on their owners’ premises at all times. Continue reading

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Celebrating Biodiversity Month in Knox

Biodiversity Month is celebrated every September and promotes the importance of connecting with nature, caring for nature in all its diversity – its biodiversity! Continue reading

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Upwey Archies 2021

The Upwey Archies are back for 2021, with local aspiring artists to have their work publicly displayed in the Upwey Main Street shops.  Continue reading

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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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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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