From This Place – Inspiring Women Artists of the Upper Yarra Valley

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From This Place is a book and exhibition (launching 1 September at the Warburton Arts Centre) that celebrates fourteen local women artists. It is a collaboration between Angela Rivas, photographer, and Lindy Schneider, writer, that explores the story of each artist, and how a sense of place enlivens their work. The project is an inspiration for anyone seeking to develop …

Recognising innovation at the Yarra Junction Women’s Football Club – Sponsorship $4000

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Women’s football has seen rapid growth in the past year. According to the AFL Victoria, more than 100 new female teams have been registered since 2015. The Yarra Valley has joined this fast growing sport with this year’s launch of its first women’s football club. Based in Yarra Junction, training nights (Mondays and Wednesdays from 5.30pm) are being attended by …

Moving up with the new Community Bank Bus

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Our community is the proud owner of a new Community Bank Bus.  Available to local community groups, schools, sporting clubs and local people, the Community Bank Bus is a well established and much valued service that makes not only getting around town but also getting out of the valley more affordable and easy. The new Community Bank Bus seats 24 …

Touring our town – Finding new ways to explore and stay healthy

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What makes a healthy, happy community? Great recreational opportunities, especially those for unstructured activities such as walking and cycling, are key to a ‘good life’ and the Upper Yarra Valley has much to offer its residents and visitors. In fact, in a recent survey, 97% of Yarra Valley people said that they had participated in walking on a monthly or …

Warburton Preschool 50th Anniversary $4,200

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In 2017, the Warburton Preschool turns 50! To celebrate this milestone, staff and families will be engaging locals and visitors in a range of events including an exhibition at the Waterwheel, a mural commission, a presentation plaque, an historical publication and entertainment for children. Warburton Preschool is deeply embedded in the past, the present and the future of Warburton family life. Volunteers are welcome …

Shade Sails for All Saints Kinder Yarra Junction$6,600

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All Saints Kinder, in response to increased requirements for outdoor playtime for their preschool children, have recently created a new sandpit area incorporating natural play resources such as rocks, wood, grass, shrubs and sand. Adequate shade will ensure all the children can safely play out of the elements, not just in summer but all year round, and will also ensure …

ADANAC Turbo Camps – $2200 sponsorship

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Ever year during school holidays ADANAC offer the Turbo camping program to primary and secondary school age children in the valley. Funding helps them provide subsidised places for local children who might otherwise not get to attend and participate in a host of amazing outdoor activities, including canoeing, aqua trampolining, archery, high ropes and more. But more than the fun …

Quarterly Crafternoons – $2470 Funding

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Now in its fourth year, the Quarterly Crafternoons event, held at the Arts Centre in Warburton, has become an essential meeting point for craft enthusiasts from the valley and beyond. With free craft classes (and free materials thanks to our funding) and one of the best afternoon teas you’ll find anywhere (shared by all), the afternoon attracts the young and …

Play gets real at Benwerren

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Play gets real at Benwerren Thank you to the lovely people of Benwerren in Yarra Junction for inviting us along to see just how appreciated the new play equipment we funded last year is! Sponsorship of $10,000 was given to the ‘Time out for women’ service  to develop a children’s playground and multi sensory garden. Benwerren is a not-for-profit, inter-denominational service …

Club Rewards could make the difference

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Club Rewards Our Club Rewards incentive program is available to groups that have received sponsorship from us previously, and offers an additional funding stream that many schools and clubs have benefitted from with hundreds of dollars in additional support. Club Rewards accrue when club members open an account or take out a mortgage with us for the first time. If …