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Residents' Association

Another big year for the local community
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Business in Southbank

Excellence in education
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Owners Corporation Law

A golden opportunity to re-write the laws
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Montague Community Alliance

The NIMBY – Not in my back yard.
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Federal Politics

Parliament, not a plebiscite, for marriage equality
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We Live Here

Big win for residents in parliamentary vote
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Southbanker

A future in gaming
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Skypad Living

Vertical dwelling energy hacks
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Health and wellbeing

Christmas tips and New Year’s resolutions!
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Councillor Profile

The making of a lord mayor
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Do it yourself

Choosing the right brush
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On the Box

Law, order and entertainment
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What Women Want

Learning to fly
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Pets Corner

Favourite office pet
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Southbank Fashion

Spring racing in Southbank
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Sacred Sites

Wirth’s Park
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Street Smarts

Power Street – Southbank
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Voss re-elected Mayor

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Cr Bernadene Voss has been returned as City of Port Phillip Mayor following October’s council elections.

Joining Cr Andrew Bond as one of the only two returning councillors from the previous term, Cr Voss was re-elected at the November 10 council meeting.

Addressing the meeting, she said she was honoured to resume the role.  

“I am humbled by your faith and I know, as a team, we will see out this first 12 months strongly while we establish our council plan and the first budget for our term,” she said.

“I am particularly excited by this new team of nine councillors. We have spent the last two days together working on our values and behaviours and we want to work as a group.”  

Changes by the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) to the city’s...

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Students take on national competition

Three emerging young ballet dancers from the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School (VCASS) in Southbank will perform on the national stage this month as part of an internationally-renowned dance competition.
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Insight into White Night

New White Night artistic director David Atkins gave local business stakeholders an exciting insight into next year’s festival at last month’s Yarra River Business Association (YRBA) luncheon.
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New controls not strong enough

City of Port Phillip councillors have said that the State Government’s new social housing controls for new developments in Fishermans Bend don’t go far enough.
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The Testing Grounds is back!

The team at Testing Grounds celebrated the reopening of Southbank’s very own experimental art space last month following its big transformation.
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Melbourne trees vulnerable in the future

Melbourne’s city streetscape is set to change after ground-breaking research has prompted the City of Melbourne to reassess which tree species it will plant in the future.
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Local candidate edges closer

Southbank candidate Joe Sarraf is one step closer to being elected to the Melbourne City Council following a decision by the Municipal Electoral Tribunal (MET) on December 5.
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