Celebrate Werribee’s volunteers this National Volunteer Week

Celebrate Werribee’s volunteers this National Volunteer Week

Tweet The Werribee community is being encouraged to take the time to say “thank you” to our local volunteers. National Volunteer Week will be taking place from Monday 11th to Sunday 17th May to help recognise those who give up their time voluntarily to help others. Volunteers play an invaluable role in the Werribee community and there are many local services and events that would not be possible without the hard work and time they put in. The theme for this year’s National Volunteer Week is ‘Give Happy, Live Happy’ which helps...

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Werribee ANZAC March this Sunday

Werribee ANZAC March this Sunday

Tweet Werribee’s annual ANZAC March will be of special significance this year, marking the 100-year anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops at Gallipoli. The march will take place this Sunday, April 19. It will begin by the form up of veterans at the Cultural Centre in Watton Street at 2.20pm. The march will then proceed down Watton Street at 2.30pm down to the Cenotaph at Station Place. At the end of the march there will be a wreath laying ceremony followed by an afternoon tea at the Werribee RSL located at Kelly...

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Find out where you rates are going in Wyndham

Find out where you rates are going in Wyndham

Tweet If you’re a homeowner in Wyndham then you might be interested in heading to an upcoming event where you can find out how your rates are spent. The Wyndham City Council will be showcasing what everyone’s rates dollars helps provide for the community, and this is sure to be informative for any local who wants to know about the services on offer in the area. There will be display booths at the event where you can talk to council members, ask questions and receive first-hand information. The 2015/2016 Budget will also be presented at the...

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Hop along to the I.S.C.W. Easter Egg Hunt

Hop along to the I.S.C.W. Easter Egg Hunt

Tweet The Easter weekend is about to begin and if you missed out on tickets to the famous Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Werribee Park then don’t despair because there is another Easter Egg hunt to look forward to in Werribee this weekend. The Italian Sports Club of Werribee (I.S.C.W.) will be hosting an Easter Egg hunt at Galvin Park Reserve on Easter Saturday and children and adults are invited to join in on the fun. The age groups and starting times will be as follows: 0-2 years 10am-10.30am 3-4 years 10.45am – 11.15am 5-6 years...

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Will you turn your lights off for Earth Hour 2015?

Will you turn your lights off for Earth Hour 2015?

Tweet Everybody in Werribee is being asked to turn their lights off for just one hour on at 8.30pm on Saturday 28 March to show support for cutting carbon pollution for the sake of our food and farmers. As many are aware, climate change is a huge issue facing our country at present, and our farmers are the first to see its effects. Anna Rose, head of Earth Hour with WWF Australia, said: “All Australians are proud of our farmers for feeding the nation, but they are on the frontline of rising temperatures and more extreme weather. Flooding,...

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A taste of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival in Werribee

A taste of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival in Werribee

Tweet The Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is one of the city’s most iconic events, with people travelling from all over the country to experience all of the exquisite tastes of the Melbourne region. But you don’t need to travel into Melbourne to enjoy the festival, as one of the events will be taking place right here in Werribee – the Fromage A Trois Cheese and Cider Festival. As you may have guessed by the name, Fromage A Trios will feature all things cheese and cider, as well as stalls full of boutique beers, premium wines and...

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