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Beauty with no stereotypes

Beauty in all of its diversity should be celebrated, says trailblazing Springvale pageant model Hung Pham. Mr Pham is director of the second annual Miss...

Young DJs mix with the pros

Music speaks all languages. And hip-hop certainly speaks to young people led through an inspiring workshop program On Track at Dandenong High School. In four days...

Lanterns light up Springvale

Lanterns, lions and dancers brought colour and movement to the Springvale Children’s Lantern Festival on 22 September. The free family event at Springvale shopping centre...

Film’s ‘short cut’ from Dandy to Cannes

A locally-shot film that won one of the world’s most prestigious awards leads an international list at this year’s Short Cuts Film Festival. All These...

Pictures with invisible meanings

Only a dark light can reveal what lies hidden on the surface of Zakiria Tahirian’s work. The Dandenong artist has riddled invisible ink and UV...

Full flavoured festival

An enthralling mix of Lion dances and sumptuous South Asian street food celebrated a Full Moon Festival at Dandenong Market on Sunday 15 September. More...

Holidays on the wild side

City of Casey’s teen school holiday program offers animal experiences and plenty of other activities on the wild side. Starting 23 September, the low cost...

Show fun for low budgets

The Doveton Show experience still offers families a low-cost but high-fun alternative to the Royal Melbourne Show these Spring school holidays. For the past 15...

Artists find their ‘home’

Six artists ponder the theme of ‘home’ in the return of City of Greater Dandenong’s national exhibition of refugee and asylum seeker works. A striking...

Restoration art

Students from Wallarano Primary School’s Art Academy have given more than a good lick of paint to a neighbouring kindergarten. The 22 students, including...

Dads hurry for curry

If you’re looking for the best curries in town, you’ll find them at Dandenong Market’s Curry Festival this Sunday 1 September. And look at the...

Satire pops housing bubble

Peter Polites’ soaring reputation is built on powerful prose and dark satire. The Western Sydney author is visiting Dandenong as part of the Melbourne Writers...

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Red Roo jumps to world stage

The all-conquering Red Roo Sports basketball club is set to leap from Dandenong to a world tournament in Florida USA. The only catch is funding...