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Residents' Association

Giving credit where it is due
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Business in Southbank

A passion for good food
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Owners Corporation Law

Check the balcony and terrace rules first
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Montague Community Alliance

Life’s too short to be a sceptic …
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Federal Politics

Marriage equality – Let’s get it done
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We Live Here

Media campaign reaches 1 million Victorians
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Southbanker

A supportive Southbanker
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Yarra River Business Association

Looking for the reset button for river businesses
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Skypad Living

Urban forests in a concrete jungle
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Health and Wellbeing

More than just a body transformation
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Councillor Profile

The making of a lord mayor
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Pets Corner

Southbank’s own Jack Sparrow
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Southbank Fashion

Spring racing in Southbank
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Street Smarts

Power Street – Southbank
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Edition - December 2012

New tower to dwarf Eureka

A residential tower proposal is being finalised for Southbank that, if built, would become the tallest building in Melbourne.

20 Nov 2012

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UnBeelievable buzz at Fed Square

If you’ve been hearing a buzzing coming from somewhere, you can rest easy, it’s coming from the rooftop of Federation Square.

20 Nov 2012

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New council, new approach

As reported, the City of Melbourne has a new council and councillors have expressed their desire to provide Southbank residents with a louder voice when it comes to planning decisions.

20 Nov 2012

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Doyle returns to lead City

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle and deputy Lord Mayor Susan Riley were emphatically returned to office during last month’s City of Melbourne elections.

20 Nov 2012

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90,000 Southbank population claim

A seemingly incorrect government population calculation for Southbank has clouded the release of Planning Minister Matthew Guy’s ‘Melbourne, Let’s Talk About the Future’ discussion paper.

20 Nov 2012

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YRBA breakfast function

The Yarra River Business Association (YRBA) is holding a breakfast networking opportunity at the Arts Centre on November 28, its final function for the year.

20 Nov 2012

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NBN comes to Southbank … for some

Some Southbank residents are to be connected to the National Broadband Network (NBN) within the next year.

20 Nov 2012

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Communication is key for new SRG

The Southbank Residents Group has officially undergone a changing of the guard, after a new president and vice-president were elected at last month’s annual general meeting.

20 Nov 2012

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Working hard for the money

Congratulations! If you’re reading this then you’re obviously having a break from work and, according to the latest round of census results, that’s a rarity for Southbank residents.

20 Nov 2012

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Fright night at La Camera

Southgate restaurant La Camera was transformed into a house of horrors last month, to celebrate Halloween.

20 Nov 2012

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3-peat and record set at Eureka climb

The Eureka climb was run and won last week, with a new record time set and both men’s and women’s champions in the elite category defending their titles from last year.

20 Nov 2012

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SES launch on promenade

If you saw an influx of men and woman dressed in orange suits last month, don’t be alarmed, the Victorian State Emergency Service (SES) launched the National SES Week in Southbank.

20 Nov 2012

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Dragon Boat Victoria WTC Wharf Cup

Spectators were treated to a great day of dragon boat racing for the annual WTC Wharf Cup on Sunday, November 18. 11 Victorian clubs competed with a chilly southerly along the river and a rare bend in the racecourse, making for some spectacular racing conditions.

20 Nov 2012

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Small instistitutions win big

Phillip Adams BalletLab may be one of the smaller art facilities in Southbank, but it received a much-needed boost last month, as Premier and Minister for the Arts Ted Baillieu announced grants for arts institutions around Victoria.

20 Nov 2012

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Fine music awards

Despite not strictly being part of the Arts Precinct, St Johns Southgate produces some of the most beautiful music that can be heard anywhere in Southbank.

20 Nov 2012

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Recital centre gears up for festivities

Christmas is always a busy time of year for the Melbourne Recital Centre (MRC) and 2012 is no exception.

20 Nov 2012

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Santa’s got a few tricks

An unexpected problem has arisen within Southbank, thanks to the increasing number of children living with their families in the area.

20 Nov 2012

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Southbank directory a guide to the suburb

The Southbank Local News is launching its newest venture, which will be released over summer, the Southbank Directory.

20 Nov 2012

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