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Art ‘for the fun of it’

Enter the endlessly inventive world of Noble Park painter and sculptor Martin Heatherich. It’s hard to believe the diverse array of found-object sculptures, giant cosmos...

Preps take charge

Prep students cheerily settled into their first day of school at St Anthony’s Primary on 31 January. Photographer Stewart Chambers captured the new students at...

Springvale raises bushfires gift

Springvale Asian Business Association’s annual Lunar New Year Festival attracted huge crowds as well as raising funds for bushfire relief. Celebrating the Year of the...

Ukrainians sing in post-Christmas tradition

A Ukrainian association decked a Noble Park hall with soft lights to observe the traditional post-Christmas ‘blessing of the waters’. About 120 gathered for the...

Building bridges

Dandenong-based Afri-Aus Care continues to go from strength to strength, with its youth support programs for young African-Australians gathering momentum. Among the programs offered are...

Seasonal celebrations at Dandenong Plaza

Armada Dandenong Plaza will be celebrating the 2020 Lunar New Year, Year of the Rat on Saturday 25 January with Chinese themed activities, and...

Family recipes around the globe

The Share Plate Cookbook speaks volumes for the multitudes of cuisine in Greater Dandenong. Its 24 lavishly illustrated recipes include soups, mains and desserts selected...

Sign’s good for historic site

The first sign of restored life has sprung at the site of what will be Dandenong’s newest art gallery. At the site on Mason Street...

Opening the door to creativity

Artists and writers shared the fruits of their year of creative work at The Open Door, Dandenong. On display was a gallery of original artwork,...

Action in all corners

Defying a grim forecast, rains kept away but the crowds poured into the 148th Dandenong Show on 9-10 November. Visitors were treated to a full...

Tales escape hall’s four walls

Noble Park’s 95-year-old public hall has a point of difference. Built in the heart of Buckley Street, it is the only one in Australia still...

Food on the move

Dine Local is often told to arrive hungry when visiting Dandenong Market. The advice remains sound for the market’s comprehensive Street Food walking tour. Our guide...

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Community ‘heart’ needed for Dandenong

Noble Park has the Paddy O'Donoghue Centre. Keysborough's getting the Keysborough South Community Hub. And Springvale will shortly have the Springvale Community Hub. So why doesn't Dandenong...

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