Wyndham is on the hunt for singers and dancers with ‘W Factor’

Wyndham is on the hunt for singers and dancers with ‘W Factor’

Tweet Move over X Factor, because Wyndham City is looking for those who have the ‘W Factor’. Wyndham City is hoping to discover talented young entertainers who could become Australia’s newest singing or dancing sensation. The W Factor talent search is a competition for young people aged 12-25 who live, work or study in the area of Wyndham. The competition will be held in two heats, being held on Friday 13th March and Saturday 21st March. The top 20 overall performers will then go on to compete at a Grand Final at the Wyndham Cultural...

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Have you visited your local park lately?

Have you visited your local park lately?

Tweet Werribee residents are being encouraged to head outdoors and connect with nature during Parks Week 2015. Held from Monday 9 March to Sunday 15 March 2015, Parks Week is an annual celebration that highlights the important role our parks play in keeping our community healthy. While we may take them for granted sometimes, parks are in integral part of any neighbourhood and they help promote healthy activities, as well as providing a great venue for friends and families to get together and catch up. They also look good too, and we’re sure...

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Get your runners ready for the Wyndham Rotary Fun Run

Get your runners ready for the Wyndham Rotary Fun Run

Tweet People from all over the Wyndham region will be lacing up their running shoes on Sunday, March 1 and taking part in the eighth annual Wyndham Rotary Fun Run. Helping to raise funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal, the event is held for a very worthy cause. The fun run kicks off at Chirnside Park in Werribee from 8.30am, with participants taking part in either a four-kilometre/eight-kilometre walk or a five-kilometre/10-kilometre run along the picturesque Werribee River. If you have never taken part in a fun run...

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Let’s Help Clean Up Werribee

Let’s Help Clean Up Werribee

Tweet If you want to help keep Werribee clean and green then you’re encouraged to take part in this year’s Clean Up Australia Day. By volunteering to roll up your sleeves and pick up litter for just a couple of hours, you will be joining thousands of others around Australia in helping to protect our environment and keep it healthy for future generations. This year is a special occasion for Clean Up Australia Day as it marks its 25th anniversary. Thanks to the efforts of all of those involved in Clean Up Australia Day over the years, many...

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The 5000 poppies project a tribute to our ANZACS

The 5000 poppies project a tribute to our ANZACS

Tweet Wyndham residents are being encouraged to get involved in the creation of more than 5,000 poppies that are being made as a token of respect and remembrance for our past and present war heroes this ANZAC Day. The ambitious “5,000 poppies” project began all the way back in 2013 and as at January 19 it was just 20% shy of its target. Once the 5000 poppies have been created they will be displayed at Federation Square as a tribute to Australia’s service men and women. Poppies have become a symbol of both great loss in war and hope for...

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Country music greats are heading to Werribee Park

Country music greats are heading to Werribee Park

Tweet Live on the Lawn is one of the biggest country music events in Victoria and it’s taking place right here in Werribee this February. The popular event will bring some of Australia’s best country music acts to the stage, including the King and Queen of country music, Lee Kernaghan and Kasey Chambers. Other musical acts set to appear include Adam Brand, Morgan Evans and Melbourne’s own Deep Creek Road. A celebration of country music, Live on the Lawn will have plenty for the whole family to enjoy, including boot-scooting classes and...

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