Buy local this Christmas!

Buy local this Christmas!

Tweet Christmas Day is fast approaching and if you haven’t done your Christmas shopping yet then you should consider buying your presents locally. It may be easy to head online and buy Christmas presents from a popular international brand, but it’s important that we don’t forget our local businesses that are the mainstay of our communities. Every dollar spent in a local business returns many times that amount to the local economy through things like employee wages, rates and the purchase of goods and materials. Shopping locally also...

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Wyndham Carols by Candlelight at the Mansion

Wyndham Carols by Candlelight at the Mansion

Tweet The festive season has arrived in Wyndham and what better way to get into the Christmas spirit than with a night of carols under the stars in front of the beautiful Werribee Mansion? This year’s Wyndham Carols by Candlelight at the Mansion will take place on Saturday 13 December and there’s plenty in store for everyone who heads along. The Christian Churches of Wyndham have planned a spectacular evening that will include a depiction of the nativity (with 3x camels & the donkey) with the much loved Wyndham Combined Churches Carols...

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Help support Mums in Business at the Chevron Markets this Sunday

Help support Mums in Business at the Chevron Markets this Sunday

Tweet There seems to be plenty of great local markets taking place around the Wyndham area in the lead-up to Christmas and one of them will be this Sunday’s Chevron Market. The Chevron Market will feature more than 80 stalls helping to assist mums in business all over Victoria. There will be all sorts of bargains and trinkets up for grabs, with everything from health, skincare and beauty products, to clothing and home décor. Plenty of festive items will also be for sale at the markets such as decorations, toys and yummy Christmas...

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Upcoming Markets around Werribee

Upcoming Markets around Werribee

Tweet If you’re looking for some unique gift ideas this Christmas then you should head to one of the many markets that will be taking place in the Werribee area over the coming weeks. This Sunday, November 9, there will be the Werribee Craft Festival at the Wyndham Civic Centre. Head along to explore more than 80 stalls from across Victoria, showcasing a range of top class, different and interesting crafts for sale. The festival will run from 9am to 5pm and admission and parking will be free. Then next Saturday November 15, from 10am until...

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Werribee Commuters Urged to Walk to Work

Werribee Commuters Urged to Walk to Work

Tweet Are you looking to build more exercise into your everyday routine? If you answered yes then you might like to take part in Diabetes Australia’s upcoming Walk to Work Day on Friday 14 November, which aims to help encourage people to be more active. Walking is one of the simplest forms of exercise and there are lots of benefits for those who find the time to walk throughout the day. Research has found that people who walk before or during the workday are generally healthier, more productive and less likely to be sick or absent. Not only...

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Are you heading to this year’s Werribee Cup?

Are you heading to this year’s Werribee Cup?

Tweet We’re sure that a lot of locals will be heading out on Tuesday to see the ‘race that stops a nation’ but while we all love Melbourne Cup Day another important event on the spring racing calendar is the local Werribee Cup. The Werribee Cup will be taking place on Thursday 20 November at the Werribee Racing Club and will include all of the glamour and excitement of the spring races, with a wonderful atmosphere that would make for a great mid-week event with friends or work colleagues. At the event there will be Fashions on the Field,...

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