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Left behind footprints for good

by on November 12, 2022 0

A daughter, Kirsten, was born that year. The next parish was Casterton (known as Siberia in the Methodist parking committee) where again country parish and country football took over. A big final win over Hamilton for the Western Borders football premier flag was celebrated long and hard. The church bells rang all night. A...

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New walking and cycling trails

by on October 19, 2022 0

You may know Victoria’s Big Build for our road and rail infrastructure projects. But you may not know that we are also busy building new cycling and walking facilities. Victorians told us they wanted more opportunities for active transportation. So when we work on road and rail projects, we also plan new cycle paths...

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Sunkin Inaugurates $500 Million Highett Master Plan

by on October 11, 2022 0

Melbourne-based Sunkin Property Group has broken ground on a $500 million+ mixed-use project at the former CSIRO site in Highett, one of Melbourne’s largest and most flexible infill development sites. Following approval in March from Bayside City Council, Sunkin has appointed Delta Group in a multimillion-dollar contract that will see the civil contractor begin...

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Eco Voice joins the Alex Theater in St Kilda

by on October 6, 2022 0

Australia’s leading sustainability news platform partners with the Alex Theater in Fitzroy Street St Kilda to champion sustainability innovation through entertainment, education and community engagement. Together, Eco Voice (www.ecovoice.com.au) and the Alex Theater (www.alextheatre.org.au) will organize sustainability events, produce multimedia content and showcase the latest sustainability innovations and ideas. Eco Voice, first published in...

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The 2022/23 NTFL women’s season starts tomorrow

by on September 30, 2022 0

The 2022/23 NTFL women’s season starts tomorrow Peter Williams Felicity Elliott/AFLNT Media A NEW season of the Northern Territory Football League (NTFL) Women’s Premier League season kicks off tomorrow with the 2022/23 edition starting on the first day of October. The major league change is the inclusion of the Tiwi Bombers for the first...

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What’s new from October 1 to 7? Festivals, concerts, Greek cuisine and more…

by on September 29, 2022 0

CIV OAKLEIGH TRAILS – THE GREEK GASTRONOMY WALKING TOUR The highly anticipated Oakleigh Trail; a 40-minute walk along the restaurant and cafe-bar district of Melbourne’s most Greek suburb begins. Renowned for its strong European influence, with the most prevalent vibe in the area being Greek restaurants and live music venues, Eaton Mall continues to...

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8 Best Things To Do In Des Moines, Iowa

by on September 14, 2022 0

A popular T-shirt at Raygun, a well-known local store in Iowa’s capital, reads “Des Moines!” Let us exceed your already low expectations! It’s quite ironic – the city of insurance in flyover country has gotten really (quietly) cool. With vibrant cultural offerings, awesome bike trails, inventive restaurants, and a thriving beer scene, Des Moines...

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Gannets are dying – Bella Caledonia

by on July 23, 2022 0

Gannets are dying and hardly anyone talks about it. It’s small beer, I guess, when there’s trench warfare in Europe, and when the Iberian Peninsula is on fire. A little beer when the UK has its own red heat alert, when our political system is corrupt, when, for many, ‘managing through’ is no longer...

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Cricket news 2022: Shane Warne’s family sells $10million luxury apartment in St Kilda

by on July 23, 2022 0

Shane Warne’s family have reportedly sold the Australian cricketer legend’s $10million luxury apartment in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. The late cricketing icon, who died in March, helped design the aspects of a lavish property located in the exclusive luxury Saint Moritz development in St Kilda. He even requested that No. 23, his Australian cricket shirt...

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Sir Robin Knox-Johnston hails ‘wonderful and friendly’ Derry amid Maritime Festival celebrations

by on July 21, 2022 0

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, chairman and founder of the Clipper Race, hailed the “wonderful” people of Derry and said leaving the town would be “bittersweet”. Sir Robin, the first person to sail non-stop around the world, was speaking at an awards ceremony in the village at the Foyle Maritime Festival on Wednesday evening, where the...

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A gardening group where friendship grows

by on July 9, 2022 0

mike walen Left to right: Alan Torcetti, Nereida Culpan, Merv Taylor and Robin Petersen from St Kilda Retirement Village and Care Home, Cambridge. When Merv Taylor and his wife Sylvia moved to Bupa St Kilda Retirement Village in Cambridge four years ago, they didn’t know anyone. But they quickly made friends and built a...

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Abraham Benjamin – a family business in its 142nd year – David Benjamin – a family business in Dunedin, New Zealand » J-Wire

by on June 28, 2022 0

Browse > Home / Featured Articles / From Australia’s Jewish past: Abraham Benjamin – a family business in its 142nd year – David Benjamin – a family business in Dunedin, New Zealand June 28, 2022 by Ruth Lillian Read on for the article Abraham and his wife Theresa Falk arrived in Melbourne in 1865...

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Bolton Clarke runs on solar energy

by on June 9, 2022 0

Bolton Clark, Thornlands QLD Australia’s largest independent not-for-profit aged care provider is deploying solar power in more than 20 residential aged care communities in Queensland and New South Wales, which is expected to eliminate more than 3,600 tons of carbon dioxide emissions from the environment each year. Bolton Clarke’s work program – comprising four...

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The Hellenic link with the Anzac commemorated in the Parliament of Victoria

by on May 26, 2022 0

A delegation from the Hellenic Armed Forces, together with representatives of the regional government of Crete, were recently welcomed to the Parliament of Victoria by the President and Speaker of Parliament. The meeting took place as part of the recent visit of representatives to Australia, as part of various commemorative events organized in recognition...

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Major works start on $53m St Kilda Pier project

by on May 24, 2022 0

Major work has begun on the Victorian Government’s $53 million St Kilda Pier redevelopment project, one of Melbourne’s biggest pier improvements. Victorian Ports and Freight Minister Melissa Horne said work on the barges and excavators will begin soon, including the installation of the first of more than 220 steel piles. “St Kilda Pier is...

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Second fiery leaders’ debate, Russia hit Ukrainian school and Melbourne continue AFL winning streak

by on May 8, 2022 0

Hello. It’s Monday, May 9, and here’s a roundup of the latest news. Leaders face off in second debate Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese faced off in their second campaign leaders’ debate, hosted on the Nine Network. Mr Albanese promised to fix the aged care sector, provide cheaper childcare and...

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In the planning: more HMOs in the Old Town and apartments in the city center among the applications this week

by on May 7, 2022 0

Downtown: Two additional floors could be built on top of an existing three-storey office building in Commercial Street to provide accommodation. But the Swindon Borough Council’s Highways Department and South Swindon Parish Council are not supportive. Developer S Bhatia, from Feltham in Middlesex, has lodged a proposal with council to build seven apartments over...

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Todd Murphy to start Australia A Squad

by on April 29, 2022 0

Victorian spinner Todd Murphy has been selected in Australia’s A team for a tour of Sri Lanka in June after just two Sheffield Shield appearances. The Sri Lankan tour marks the first Australian A-team to travel overseas since the start of COVID-19. Team A will play two one-day matches and two four-day matches. Murphy’s...

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Exile from St Kilda for offenders

by on April 12, 2022 0

Letters from the readers: St Kilda exile for offenders Schedule An icon of a desktop calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. Google An icon of Google’s “G”...

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Inside Neometro-style lofts on Brunswick’s Nine Wilson Avenue

by on March 30, 2022 0

Designed by longtime Neometro collaborators MAArchitects and local landscapers Mud Office, Nine Wilson Ave features two- and three-bedroom apartments, as well as Neometro’s signature lofts, which are styled one-bedroom and an early concept of Neometro, which dates back to 1998 when they designed and developed Luxe on St Kilda’s Inkerman Street. With space, flexibility,...

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The ghostly ruins of missing Britain

by on March 19, 2022 0

Walk through the English countryside and you’ll feel like little has changed. Churches and farms, hedgerows and paths – much of this has been preserved for centuries. However, as Matthew Green argues in shadowlands, there is also a story of lost cities and abandoned villages hidden beneath the tranquil surface. His book tells the...

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Scotland’s stunning Outer Hebrides will leave you in awe

by on March 17, 2022 0

This article is sponsored by Visit Outer Hebrides. Emma Simmonds March 17, 2022 Princes Beach (Coilleag a’Phrionnsa), Eriskay / Photo: James Smith Immerse yourself in the fascinating history and intoxicating mystery of these magical islands Whether you’re looking for a stimulating or relaxing getaway, you really can’t beat the Outer Hebrides in Scotland. Situated...

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Cretan Village Festival in Philhellene

by on March 15, 2022 0

Head to the Greek restaurant for an evening of traditional food, wine and beer from the island of Crete, hosted by renowned food writer Sofia Levin. John and Susie Rerakis have been serving Greek cuisine in Melbourne for almost three decades: first at Pireaus Blues, a restaurant they opened in Fitzroy in 1995, and...

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by on March 13, 2022 0

Greek City Times is proud to present a weekly historical snapshotfrom the archives of the national project “In Their Own Image: Greek Australians”by photographer Effy Alexakis and historian Leonard Janiszewski. DR CON CASTAN Since the 1960s, the study of Greek-Australian literature has developed steadily. One of those who carried out his academic investigation during...

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This sapphire always shines brightly

by on March 8, 2022 0

Back Home: Laurel Robinson is back on Yorta Yorta Country. Photo by Megan Fisher Long before Sapphires graced the big screens around the world, winning 26 awards and 27 nominations, the singers were just locals from Shepparton. Yorta women Yorta Beverly Briggs, Naomi Mayers, Lois Peeler and Laurel Robinson composed the original sapphires and...

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Neometro Secures Next Apartment Development Site

by on March 3, 2022 0

Design-focused Melbourne developer Neometro returns to the St Kilda area, securing a prime development site for almost $22 million. The sprawling 5,008m² site in St Kilda East at 97 Alma Road was purchased by Neometro just before Christmas. Neometro Director James Tutton said 2021 was a very significant growth year for Neometro. “We made...

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Bolton Clarke is now Australia’s largest not-for-profit aged care provider

by on February 28, 2022 0

Bolton Clarke has announced that it has completed the acquisition of residential aged care provider Allity, becoming Australia’s largest not-for-profit provider. The acquisition supports Bolton Clarke’s strategy to extend its reach nationally, with the acquisition of Allity increasing its presence in QLD, NSW, VIC and SA. Last month, Bolton Clarke announced it had strengthened...

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Man arrested after electric scooter attack in St Kilda found with ammunition, drugs and explosives

by on February 23, 2022 0

‘Revenge’ speeding Ford driver who made multiple U-turns as he allegedly tried to run over four e-scooter riders is charged and ‘explosives, ammunition and drugs were found in his house” A 33-year-old man was arrested for attempting to injure four pedestrians Police allege the man attempted to run over four electric scooter riders on...

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Discover the hidden highlights of Northern Europe aboard the Seabourn Cruise

by on February 16, 2022 0

Destination: the splendor of Northern Europe During the Nordic summer, Norway, the scattered British Isles, Iceland and Greenland offer a range of cruise destinations as unique and spectacular as anywhere on Earth. Their iceberg-studded fjords and steep cliffs teem with vast colonies of nesting birds and other wildlife. Meanwhile, quaint traditional villages and ancient...

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Zoi Sadowski-Synnott wins New Zealand’s first-ever Winter Olympic gold medal | Winter Olympics Beijing 2022

by on February 6, 2022 0

Zoi Sadowski-Synnott made history by winning New Zealand’s first gold medal at the Winter Olympics, winning the women’s slopestyle title on Sunday morning in smash-and-grab style with a spectacular final that ended the dominance of the United States in the discipline. The 20-year-old, who became an Olympic champion on New Zealand’s national holiday Waitangi...

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F*CKING ANCIENT comes to Adelaide Fringe Festival

by on February 4, 2022 0

Maggie McCormack (Marriage, Hearth Theatre; The Will, Anthropocene Play Company) became tormented and obsessed with not aging in her late teens. Botox, lasers, skincare, wigs, fasting, and even a few trips to the plastic surgeon, all while embarking on a spiritual journey that took her in the opposite direction. Towards its timelessness as a...

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Ten must-see homes for sale in Victoria right now

by on February 4, 2022 0

Make an appointment to inspect this selection of must-see properties. 13 Caraar Creek Lane, Mornington VIC 3931 Hugging Beleura Hill, this glamorous trophy home boasts stunning coastal views with the town looming in the distance. The living areas, terrace and wrap-around pool make the most of the view. Designed to entertain, the home features...

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Neometro’s Nine Wilson Ave, Brunswick Apartments, Secure the Wave of Quick Sales

by on February 1, 2022 0

Design-focused Melbourne developer Neometro has seen early success at Nine Wilson Ave, their latest apartment project in Brunswick’s Jewell Station Village, a multi-stage development that began in 2016. Over 35% of the 73 apartments on offer were purchased during the traditionally quiet Christmas holiday period. Neometro sales manager Andrew Steele said sales were pretty...

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COVID updates: National cabinet meeting ends, case numbers expected to rise when school surveillance begins – as it happened

by on January 26, 2022 0

TAS: the teachers’ union remains concerned The Tasmanian branch of the Australian Education Union is calling on the state government to reconsider its back-to-school plan, which the union says was “underdeveloped”. The union’s David Genford told ABC Radio Hobart he remained concerned about teachers and other staff. “We focused on ventilation, masks and when...

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The 10 Best Scottish Travel Experiences

by on January 25, 2022 0

Hike to the most remote pub on the British mainland It’s a rewarding experience for those who don’t mind getting their boots dirty. The Knoydart Peninsula is literally sandwiched between (the lakes of) heaven and hell (Nevis and Hourn). Kinlochhourn’s 14 winding, marshy miles often feel like hell. An even tougher route traverses the...

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Christian McBride delivers a rhythm push in Live at the Village Vanguard

by on January 6, 2022 0

American bassist and bandleader Christian McBride, now 49, zigzags between brilliant acoustic modern jazz and powerful underground funk. He first recorded in 1990 with the late trumpeter and Miles Davis assistant Wallace Roney, and now his nearly 300 album credits range from Grammy-winning albums with jazz greats to sessions with Paul McCartney, Queen Latifah...

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Flight cancellations continue due to bad weather, sick crews

by on December 27, 2021 0

Flight cancellations that disrupted vacation travel continued through Monday, with major U.S. airlines each canceling dozens of flights Through Business Writer TALI ARBEL AP 27 December 2021, 15:49 • 2 minutes to read Share on FacebookShare on twitterEmail this article NEW YORK – Flight cancellations that disrupted vacation travel continued until Monday, with...

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Roger Squires obituary | Philosophy

by on December 14, 2021 0

My husband, Roger Squires, who died at the age of 81, was an academic philosopher who studied and taught at the University of St Andrews for over 35 years. Roger, the son of newsagents Minnie (née Deeming) and Frank Squires, was born and raised in the small mining village of Polesworth, Warwickshire and...

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Bolton Clarke goes electric with Ohmie GO

by on November 30, 2021 0

Bolton Clarke became the first retiree village operator to sign with electric vehicle start-up Ohmie GO to provide an electric mobility solution to residents. Ohmie GO is an electric vehicle sharing company that allows people to access recent models of cars, bikes and vans near their building, usually booked on an hourly basis....

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