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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 …


Lindy Schneider News

Clubs, schools and community groups have the chance to win $3K every day on Nova 100. Tune in to the breakfast show to learn how your group can win big cash prizes in Browny’s Community Chest – an initiative of Bendigo Bank’s Community Bank® branches. Register online at and get your members to vote for you. Hurry, it ends …

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Local Life issue 9 – NOW OUT!

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Our latest issue of Local Life, our exclusive Community Bank(R) newsletter is how available. You can pick up your own copy from either our Warburton or Yarra Junction branch or take a sneak peek here. Your personal copy will also be delivered to your household over the next week! Enjoy. Download your copy here. LOCAL LIFE 9

Kiwani trustee bent on service

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By Kath Gannaway Warburton community worker Peter Kimberley is well known in the Upper Yarra for his work as chair of the Warburton and Upper Yarra Bendigo Community Bank branches, but his voluntary work doesn’t stop there. Mr Kimberley has been elected to the Board of Trustees of world-wide service club Kiwanis International. Kiwanis started in America in 1915 and …

Talitha Boone

Meet our Scholarship recipients – Ms Talitha Boone

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Ms Talitha Boone – Bachelor of Outdoor Education at La Trobe University (Bendigo) With a background in volunteering, missionary and humanitarian work, Talitha and her family worked internationally before settling in Warburton more than 10 years ago. Talitha has been an exemplary student achieving outstanding results at the Mountain District Christian School. Her passion for the environment has led her to …

Mary McIntosh

Meet our Scholarship recipients – Miss Mary McIntosh

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Miss Mary McIntosh – Bachelor of Education – Primary and Secondary Health and Physical Education – Monash University (Peninsula campus) Mary has just completed her schooling at Upper Yarra Secondary College where she has been an inspiring College Captain and leader within her school community. She has lived in East Warburton since she was three years of age and has wanted …

Sebastian Northey

Meet our Scholarship recipients – Sebastian Northey

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Mr Sebastian Northey – Diploma of Digital Interactive Media, RMIT (Melbourne) Homeschooling and distance education have provided Sebastian with the time and space to pursue his love for art. Honing his skills in drawing through his studies in Visual art, Sebastian now has the passion and drive to establish a career in the field and is particularly interested in Interactive …