Rec Centre construction under way

Rec Centre construction under way

Demolition has been completed and construction is now officially under way on the new Kensington Recreation Centre.

Politics

Council considers new park outside North Melbourne Town Hall

June 15th, 2022 - Sean Car

The City of Melbourne will assess the “benefits, opportunities and impacts” of a new forecourt or park on Queensberry St adjacent to North Melbourne Town Hall following its June 14 Future Melbourne Committee meeting.

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Kensington Neighbourhood Portal goes live, helping connect communities

June 15th, 2022 - Brendan Rees

A new online interactive portal where residents can learn more about the Kensington neighbourhood and have their say on local matters has officially launched.

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Council meets with North Melbourne locals

June 15th, 2022 - Sean Car

The next iteration of its “neighbourhood series” of community-held Future Melbourne Committee (FMC) meetings saw the City of Melbourne assemble with North Melbourne locals at the Meat Market on June 14.

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Dogs free to have fun

June 15th, 2022

Popular parks in West Melbourne and Kensington could receive off-leash dog areas under a plan being considered by the City of Melbourne.

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Greens state MP will re-contest seat in November election

June 15th, 2022 - Carol Saffer

The recent Federal Election saw the Australian Labor Party gain seats in the Lower House allowing it to govern with a majority.

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Council considers new park outside North Melbourne Town Hall

June 15th, 2022 - Sean Car
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Kensington Neighbourhood Portal goes live, helping connect communities

June 15th, 2022 - Brendan Rees
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Council meets with North Melbourne locals

June 15th, 2022 - Sean Car
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Dogs free to have fun

June 15th, 2022
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Greens state MP will re-contest seat in November election

June 15th, 2022 - Carol Saffer

Columns

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The Albion Hotel

June 15th, 2022 - Felicity Jack

The Albion Hotel was rebuilt in 1926, the year that our present Queen Elizabeth was born.

Community

Community bands together to help bring little Theo home after he was struck by a car

June 15th, 2022 - Brendan Rees

A North Melbourne woman has spoken of her relief after being reunited with her furry friend who ran away after being hit by a car.

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One Kensington local doing his part for the community and planet

June 15th, 2022 - Kaylah Joelle Baker

A new sustainability forward idea has been initiated at the McCracken St Food Share Pantry in the form of blue towels, with Kensington local Joseph Tubon at the forefront of the addition.

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Royal Park “death-trap” crossing gets long-awaited funding for upgrade

June 15th, 2022

Parkville Gardens residents are celebrating after the City of Melbourne announced it would spend $1.5 million to upgrade a dangerous intersection at the Royal Park Railway Station.

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More space equals more care! Revamped Lady Huntingfield Early Learning Centre unveiled

May 18th, 2022 - Kaylah Joelle Baker

Having served the local community for more than 80 years, Lady Huntingfield Early Learning Centre has been revamped to provide additional support to the growing North Melbourne community.

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City of Melbourne seeks joint effort with state government to rid the city of graffiti as deterrence reaches critical point

May 18th, 2022 - Brendan Rees

The City of Melbourne has stepped up its fight against graffiti with a cleaning blitz soon to get under way in the city’s north-west.

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Community bands together to help bring little Theo home after he was struck by a car

June 15th, 2022 - Brendan Rees
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One Kensington local doing his part for the community and planet

June 15th, 2022 - Kaylah Joelle Baker
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Royal Park “death-trap” crossing gets long-awaited funding for upgrade

June 15th, 2022
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More space equals more care! Revamped Lady Huntingfield Early Learning Centre unveiled

May 18th, 2022 - Kaylah Joelle Baker
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City of Melbourne seeks joint effort with state government to rid the city of graffiti as deterrence reaches critical point

May 18th, 2022 - Brendan Rees
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