Tag Archives: storm damage

Reiltin’s Celtic Reflections

A fundraising afternoon of fine Celtic musical entertainment with traditional tunes, songs, storytelling and exquisite dancing displays will be held at the Ferntree Gully Bowling Club on Sunday 15 August, starting at 2:00pm. For one afternoon only Celtic group Reiltin … 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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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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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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Storm Damage Support Resources

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

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Upwey Relief Centre to open

Members of the Upwey Community have decided to open a relief centre to assist all residents and volunteers affected by the recent storms. The Relief Centre will now operate out of the Belgrave Community Hub (details here). The centre will … Continue reading

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