Wyndham’s VCE students set high standards [Wyndham Star Weekly]

Wyndham’s VCE students set high standards by Laura Michell Source – Wyndham Star Weekly, published December 17, 2014 The wait is over for year 12 students from Wyndham schools, with VCE results released on Monday. At Suzanne Cory High School, 200 students completed their VCE this year, with Frank Du named as the school’s dux….

Solid pine blocks that could be used for a variety of things for free?

Solid pine blocks for garden edging for free? Yes indeed. Look no further than our next suburb to the west, Truganina! Heat-treated solid pine 100x100x900mm available in abundance just a short drive away in the Truganina industrial estate. With a bit of sanding, they will make great building blocks for indoor/outdoor furniture projects. With a…

Where to find Christmas lights in Wyndham City

The festive season is upon us. Check out the Xmas lights of Werribee FB page to find out where the Xmas lights are sprouting out in our city! Alternatively, click here to go to Google Maps and check out where the Tarneit/Truganina Christmas Lights are this year. For The Areas of Hoppers Crossing, Point Cook, Manor Lakes, Werribee, Wyndham Vale, Tarneit and Truganina

Carols by Candlelight at Werribee Park [December 13, 2014]

X’mas beckons! Join Wyndham’s celebrations: Carols by Candlelight at Werribee Park on December 13, 2014 Visit their Facebook group here. Details here: This year’s program will feature our favourite depiction of the nativity (with 3x camels & the donkey) with the much loved Wyndham Combined Churches Carols Musical Team, the Sing West Choir, Victorian Police…

Tarneit Listening Post [December 6, 2014]

Some photos from the Tarneit Listening Post held earlier today. Lot of great vibes, happy faces, a positive, multicultural bunch. The location of the Penrose Promenade Community Centre: Not intuitive to find with hardly any landmarks to indicate its meaningful presence, I suggested to the organisers a community hub had to be visible to the community….

Werribee Plaza redevelopment takes shape [Wyndham Star Weekly]

Such exciting times ahead! So what if the east has got their massive shopping monoliths Chadstone (floorspace expanding from 171,217 to 221,217m2) and Knox (expanding from 142,500 to188,500 m2), or if the inner north has Highpoint (156,000m2). The Werribee Plaza redevelopment will increase the centre’s size by more than 25% from 72,000 to 107,000 m2 with 750 construction jobs created + 1200…

Hummingbird Boulevard sporting reserve

Construction on the $3.2m reserve (likely completed in March 2015) has been going on for at least two months and it has left many of our homes caked in generous layers of dust. Nevertheless, the reserve signals exciting times ahead for the community at the Rise. Here’s a sneak preview of what’s being built. Here’s…

8 things you might not know about Tarneit

The blue skies over Tarneit are amazingly beautifully thanks to the relatively flat topography of the area. Here’s a list of 8 things you might not know about Tarneit! [Under Construction] 1. Settled in the 1830s, Tarneit used to be agricultural grazing plains that later became part of Melbourne’s green wedge. 2. Tarneit sits in an…