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Action packed August
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Business in Southbank

Warm up this winter at Lindt
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St Johns Southgate

We need to talk about Kevin
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Owners Corporation Law

Strata law goes to the movies
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We Live Here policy on short-stays
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Crying out for community
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Choosing the right brush
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Health and wellbeing

Posture, metabolism and when did you last visit your GP?
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Winter on the river like never before
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Councillor Profile

The making of a lord mayor
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Market Update

Hip hip, hooray for summer and holidays!
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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

Beware of the danger
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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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Whiteman St issues
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Meet the voices of Montague

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By Sean Car

Montague Community Alliance founders Patricia Avery and Gary Willis have been part of the driving force behind seeking proper planning for the Fishermans Bend urban renewal precinct.

Montague, which roughly borders City Rd, Whiteman St, Normanby Rd and Boundary St, was the first precinct in Fishermans Bend to see cranes rise as development gets underway on a number of projects.

Having moved to their Gladstone St home nearly four years ago, Patricia and Gary said they had no idea about the battle they were in for.  

“We actually bought it and signed the contract on July 5, 2012 and on July 12 Matthew Guy zoned it as a capital city zoning, roughly five days after we bought it,” Trisha said.

“We were very optimistic and didn’t realise that...

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Help shape your gardens

During August, the team at the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (RBGV) is calling on the local community to come and share its ideas on how to improve one of the city’s greatest natural assets.
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High-rise heaven

A Singaporean architecture practice has released its competition entry for the approved redevelopment of Kavanagh Park.
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MCEC delivers economic boost

For the fourth consecutive year, the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre’s (MCEC) end of financial year figures have exceeded expectations and delivered a major boost to the Victorian economy.
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Landmark Supreme Court short-stay decision

A landmark Supreme Court decision has paved the way for short-stay accommodation across the state.
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Southbank a main Pokemon attraction

Pokemon Go enthusiasts are flocking to Southbank from suburbs as far as Pakenham to catch the virtual monsters.
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Community group recasts vision

The South Port Urban Responsible Renewal (SPURR) group has urged the State Government to include public consultation, governance and funding principles in its recast vision for Fishermans Bend.
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