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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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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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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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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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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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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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Upwey Relief Centre to move to Belgrave Community Hub

Upwey Relief Centre received more community donations of food, batteries, etc. as well as offers of help today (Wednesday) and we have forwarded them to the Belgrave Community Hub for distribution to those in need. The local community has been … Continue reading

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Support for storm affected residents

Message from Knox Council. Support is available for residents still being impacted by power outages and storm damage. Mayor Lisa Cooper urged affected residents to contact Council to discuss their individual circumstances and what help they need. “The storm that … Continue reading

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