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A BADGER Creek couple have refused a debt-reduction deal from the council after alleging contractors stole and burnt belongings in a 2013 demolition. ...

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HETTI Perkins cast an appreciative eye over the works of John Mawurndjul and the late Galumbu Yunupingu as the final work was hung at Tarrawarra M...

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WARBURTON Senior Citizens members were happily tired after a very successful lunch to raise funds to support local people affected by cancer. More...

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MELBA Support Service has held an upbeat grand opening to celebrate its relocation to Swinburne University’s former Lilydale campus. Amid much f...

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Thursday 2 April: MAKE your own Easter card at Lilydale Library. Contact 9294 3120 for more information. Friday 3 April: BELGRAVE Carnival, Belgra...

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FERNTREE Gully’s Angliss Hospital received a $68,000 donation last week for state-of-the-art equipment, raised in a matter of months by passiona...

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Tourist News

Chilli and red wine - a winning combination. 135601_01

BY JODIE SYMONDS

WHAT better way to enjoy your freshly made scone than with a generous serving of fresh homemade strawberry jam?
The Y...

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Meander at Millgrove's fifth Sunday market. 135598_01 Pictures: KATH GANNAWAY
THERE’S nothing new about markets. They have been around for as long as people have needed to eat, drink and dress. Places such as Victoria Market i...

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It's open house at Elaine Pullam's studio ... and lots of others. 135589_01
ONE day is just not enough to discover the amazing wealth of artistic endeavour and talent in the hills. That’s why, for the past 12 years, the Dand...

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Wedding Bells

Photos: Kim Cartmell
WEDDINGS are expensive and there is no getting around it. As a bride on a budget, I have sought out countless blogs and articles with tips for how to ...

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Cameron McKenzie and his wife, Michelle, on their wedding day at Riverstone Estate. 
Picture: Mike Emmett
IT’S arguably one of the most difficult questions when it comes to a wedding – is smaller or bigger better? The question has a myriad of quest...

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Amy and her husband Chris celebrated at Gum Gully Farm. Pictures: WILDBERRY STUDIO
WHEN Amy Sheridan and her husband Chris saw the old wooden chapel at Gum Gully Farm, they knew they found the perfect place to tie the knot. “It was...

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