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Smokey conditions as burns ramp up

Residents should expect lingering smoke from planned burns this weekend and into next week as wind conditions will likely prevent smoke from dispersing, CFA...

Winners all-round at Oyiti Cup

Everyone was a winner at the second annual Oyiti Foundation Cup in Dandenong on 12-13 April. That’s how Oyiti Foundation for Multicultural Youth head Nyibil...

Non-conviction indicated for Monash Health

Monash Health has been offered a non-conviction sentence indication over the suicide of a patient at Casey Hospital, Berwick in 2015. The health service...

Cobras side raring for 2024

Despite rumours to the contrary, Sandown Cobras All-Abilities football side is still very much alive. The multi-winning club is seeking male and female players aged...

Young stars pitch for glory

Primary school footballers battled it out for trophies at a Dandenong-district tournament on Friday 6 October. St John’s Regional College hosted teams from Carwatha College,...

Passion high at street-style playoffs

Young footballers battled it out in a street-style tournament at Soccer5’s Dandenong on Friday 22 September. The five-a-side teams spanned four divisions – under 14...

Fast cars roar into Sandown

A close finish thrilled motorsport fans at the annual Sandown 500 last weekend. Star Journal photographer GARY SISSONS captured the Supercars Championship practice session on...

School celebrates Andi’s awesome achievement

Andi Mole’s progression through the ranks of the junior cross country talent pool has continued, finishing second in the School Sports Australia 11-year-old girls...

‘Goals n Girls’ drive the change

South East Community Links has organised an epic ‘Goals n Girls’ panel and FIFA Womens World Cup watch party in the heart of Dandenong...

Nawroz Festival a success

The Bakhtar Casey Nawroz Festival 2024 held on Saturday 13 April in Hallam was a resounding success. Drawing a crowd of more than 2000...

Three days of feast and festival

Hundreds packed out the Wat Buddharangsi temple at Springvale South for Khmer New Year celebrations on 12-14 April. The traditional harvest celebration staged by the...

Groove is in The Hub

The hallowed warm sound of vinyl records is attracting a new legion of followers, says Dandenong record shop founder Mark Mannens. His 36-year-old business Radical...

Watershed festival for Dandy Creek

A watershed celebration of Dandenong Creek gave away 1800 native seedlings to more than 1000 visitors at Tirhatuan Park on Thursday 11 April. The annual...

High aims for cancer fundraiser

An annual cycling fundraiser at Sandown Racecourse is aiming unashamedly below-the-belt. The Below the Belt Pedalthon riders will propel themselves around the iconic circuit on...

Search for one truth

Obtaining wisdom demands a great deal of attention, care and elimination of all misconceptions. The human who is searching for the permanent and...

Bell tolls for councillor

A Dandenong South manufacturer has fired back at City of Greater Dandenong councillor Rhonda Garad who addressed a pro-Palestine protest in front of its...

Alleged hoon driver charged with risky ‘trifecta’

A 48-year-old driver who dropped a burnout in Noble Park has been charged with 10 offences. Police officers from Dandenong’s Achilles Taskforce observed the alleged...

Gum trees’ fate in council’s hands

The fate of two towering gum trees controversially approved for removal in central Noble Park seemingly remains in Greater Dandenong Council’s hands. Last year, Planning...

ANZAC Day services across the region

Four ANZAC Day services will be held over three separate days in Greater Dandenong and surrounds this year. On Sunday 21 April, Noble Park and...

Federal MP reflects on ‘priceless’ replica

It’s said imitation is the highest form of flattery. A grateful family obviously thought much of Bruce MP Julian Hill in gifting him a...

Lighthouse shines with caring hub

A Keysborough ‘hub home’ is said to “rewrite the way” that foster and kinship care families are supported. Youth homelessness charity Lighthouse Foundation officially opened...

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Nawroz Festival a success

The Bakhtar Casey Nawroz Festival 2024 held on Saturday 13 April in Hallam was a resounding success. Drawing a crowd of more than 2000...