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Join Southbank3006 for an evening with Lord Mayor Nicholas Reece

Join Southbank3006 for an evening with Lord Mayor Nicholas Reece

July 2nd, 2024 - David Hamilton

Southbank3006 will host new Lord Mayor Nicholas Reece as part of the “Making Southbank A Neighbourhood of Possibilities” event on August 1 at 6pm.


Southbank’s hidden community

June 4th, 2024 - Trisha Avery

It has been great to walk around the whole of Southbank during the past three years and observe how much amenity has been put in place for families and young people.

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Let’s get the “undercroft” on the national agenda

May 8th, 2024 - David Hamilton

Southbank, known for its soaring skyscrapers and bustling streets, stands as the most densely populated neighbourhood in both the City of Melbourne and Australia.

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What are human pollinators and why does Southbank need them?

April 3rd, 2024 - Mary Kay Rauma

Southbank is full of gleaming buildings filled with amenities that sell apartments and attract renters. But what attention is paid to life after sales are finalised and leases are signed?

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Building a stronger Southbank community by embracing diversity

March 6th, 2024 - David Hamilton

In the vibrant tapestry of our neighbourhood lies its true strength: diversity.

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As the rain poured down, the people poured in!

February 7th, 2024 - Jannine Pattison

Southbank3006’s A Very Merry Friend-mas event has fast become the most successful community event held in Southbank, drawing an impressive 1000 attendees from all parts of the community, despite the wet day on Saturday, December 9. 

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Wishing you all, dear readers, a fabulous festive season

December 5th, 2023 - Trisha Avery

The committee of Southbank3006 would like to thank all our members, Southbank News readers and the community of Southbank for your support for our activism and events in 2023.

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Southbank of your imagination

November 7th, 2023 - Mary Kay Rauma

What would a Southbank of your imagination look like?

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Southbankers, it’s time get out your diaries and start saving these dates!

October 4th, 2023 - Jannine Pattison

When Southbank3006 was formed in February 2022 our aim was to bring together the diverse community of Southbank, improve the liveability, culture, and the connected feeling in our vertical village. 

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Working to ensure quiet enjoyment, liveability and a place to live

September 6th, 2023 - David Hamilton

Southbank3006 as a community group has an aim to bring a diverse community together breaking down the barriers created in vertical living in the most densely populated post code in Australia.

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It’s a blooming good idea

July 5th, 2023 - Jannine Pattison

It’s been a busy month across the City of Melbourne with the recent release and adoption of the 2023-2024 budget and the update of the council’s five-year plan. 

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Big wins for Southbank3006

June 7th, 2023 - Mary Kay Rauma

More than 16 months ago, people with common concerns and hopes for the future of Southbank joined together to form Southbank3006.

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Southbank3006 is holding a forum on strata reform on May 28 at Boyd Community Hub – here’s why you should care …

May 10th, 2023 - David Hamilton

Today almost every resident in Southbank lives in a strata scheme as do the majority of people in the City of Melbourne and an increasing number in inner and middle suburbs. The Age’s recent series on the future of Melbourne and its population centres brings this change to top of mind.

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So, what is it about Southbank3006?

April 5th, 2023 - Trisha Avery

On Sunday, March 12, The Age had a four-page spread titled Game Changer. It asked several learned and well-known architects and urban planners about their views on how recent buildings in Southbank and the CBD had changed the skyline.

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A traffic management strategy for all of Southbank

March 8th, 2023 - David Hamilton

Southbank3006’s micro-mobility forum on February 26, the first for the year, brought together experts to discuss the future of transport in Melbourne. This was timely as the City of Melbourne opens its dialogue with residents on pedestrian safety in the coming months.

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Your voice matters: Southbank3006

February 8th, 2023 - Southbank News

Welcome to 2023 and a big happy first birthday to Southbank3006. What a year it has been for Southbankers.

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The advent of the council’s new neighbourhood model heralds a rebirth for Southbank

December 7th, 2022 - Southbank News

On November 22, Southbank3006 gathered with the City of Melbourne in Southbank for two important events.

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Vote for Southbank!

November 9th, 2022 - Trisha Avery

Dear Southbankers, while we are navigating the vicissitudes of spring weather here in Melbourne, we are also racing towards that time in the political calendar of a Victorian State Election. 

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Three fundamental questions to shaping the future of Southbank

October 5th, 2022 - Southbank News

As the air becomes warmer and the blossom trees spring into bloom, Southbankers are yearning to spend more time outside. But where can we go to enjoy these approaching balmy nights?

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Neighbours: Everybody needs good neighbours.

September 7th, 2022 - Southbank News

Just a friendly wave each morning, helps to make a better day!

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Inform, inspire and delight

Inform, inspire and delight

June 8th, 2022 - Southbank News
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