Environment

Rain, rain, rain: can we expect floods?

Rain, rain, rain: can we expect floods?

June 8th, 2022 - Rhonda Dredge

Winter arrived this month with a full day of constant rain and locals who work by the Yarra were watching it rise with some trepidation.

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New Riverkeeper to fight for Melbourne’s iconic waterway

May 11th, 2022 - David Schout

In a wide-ranging interview with Southbank News, newly-appointed Yarra Riverkeeper Charlotte Sterrett shares her vision for the river, her thoughts on the proposed Greenline project, and the importance of pushing towards a “swimmable Birrarung”.

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Plans for community battery in Southbank

March 9th, 2022 - Sean Car

Federal Member for our local seat of Macnamara Josh Burns has announced that a victorious Labor Government would provide Southbankers with direct access to renewable energy through the installation of a new community battery.

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Collaborative plan for Yarra River, Birrarung launched

March 9th, 2022 - David Schout

After more than four years of extensive consultation with traditional owners, the community, local councils and a host of government agencies, an overarching plan for the Yarra River, Birrarung has been launched.

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Southbank local makes sustainability a priority

February 10th, 2022 - Spencer Fowler Steen

When Sara Riva moved to Southbank, she quickly realised there was something missing.

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Market goes plastic free

Market goes plastic free

April 11th, 2018 - Southbank News
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