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Futsal comes to the Valley

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

Futsal, or indoor soccer, is a dynamic and well-loved sport that is now available at the Yarra Centre, Yarra Junction every Friday night between 8 pm and 9.30 pm. The goal is for this regular training night to be developed into a competition providing greater access for people in the Upper Yarra Valley. Futsal offers many benefits for health and …

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A Wellspring for Community Health

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

The Wellspring is a community wellness collective that opened its doors at the end of July in the newly renovated ‘old CFA’ building on the main street of Warburton. It is a gathering space for cultivating growth, wellness and positive community that offers a range of services such as yoga, mindfulness, counselling, psychology, acupuncture, pregnancy and birthing support, and more. …

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Feed your Awesome

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

In the first week of September, many health, education, community and fitness representatives from the Upper Yarra Valley will join together to present ‘Love your Body – Feed Your Awesome’ coinciding with Body Image & Eating Disorders Awareness Week, a ‘whole-of-community’ approach to promoting positive body image. During the week, attendees can enjoy a range of free seminars and workshops designed …

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Warburton – all (hydro) powered up

Lindy Schneider Local Life, News

Warburton is leading the way in community-owned renewable energy generation. The Warburton Community Hydro Electricity project hopes to secure funding through the State Government’s New Energy Jobs Fund. An official announcement is expected to be made within the coming month. For the Warburton community, this project will represent a new era in sustainability, generating enough electricity to power around 150 …

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Local Life Digital – doing our bit

Lindy Schneider News

Love Local Life but would refer to minimise your eco-footprint and receive it via email instead of hard copy? Simply join our mailing list and we will send you the latest release on the day it’s launched. You’ll be first to know about the great things happening in your community and reduce waste at the same time. Let’s do our …

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SAVING A TOWN’S CENTREPIECE

Lindy Schneider News

When the Waterwheel complex was put up for tender five years ago, it faced an uncertain future. A team of local people, led by Upper Yarra Community Enterprise (UYCE), facilitated a vision and returned this iconic landmark to the community. Today the Waterwheel complex consists of the Visitor Information Centre, Handmade artisan shop, the Waterwheel Art Gallery and the Indoor …

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Pony Club Victoria – Cross Country Course Sponsorship $10,000

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

With more than 5300 members in Victoria, the Gladysdale-based site of Pony Club Victoria is a much loved and used facility for children and adults to grow in skills and confidence in horseriding and horse sports. The construction of a level 1 and 2 Cross Country Course will make this site the location for the State Championships and provide challenge …

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Being Seen and Heard: Boy to Man – a photographic series of our young men

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

Local photographer Kate Baker is helping young men realise their voice and their value through a unique series of black and white portraits. The project, which features young men aged between 15 and 19 years of age from Upper Yarra Valley schools, sporting clubs, theatre groups and community groups, is highlighting the unique role young people play in our community, …

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Ongoing Sponsorship – more than $125,000 back to the community

Lindy Schneider Sponsorships

In addition to our quarterly rounds of sponsorship, we also make significant contributions to our community via our annual ‘Ongoing Sponsorships’ program. This year we have provided funding in excess of $125,000 to 21 sporting clubs, schools and community organisations! So, if you or a family member goes to a local school, or plays any sport in the region they …