Tuesday, May 4, 2010

What's happening in Templestowe and the surrounding area

The following are links to articles pertaining to the local area.


AUTHORITIES will conduct a traffic count at the "headache intersection" of Golden Way and Bulleen Rd following mounting pressure from residents.

NEVER give up was the mission statement that the former AFL footballer and now Collingwood assistant coach Paul Hudson delivered to an under-18s team under his charge a few years ago.

CONSTRUCTION has started on a million-dollar bike lane in Bulleen Rd.


AN EAST Ivanhoe motorcyclist has died in hospital after a crash in Templestowe yesterday.


The tendency to hold auctions in the outer suburbs, such as Blackburn and Doncaster, was also increasing, according to Noel Jones group chairman Adrian Jones.

It could be the sale of the 47-hectare Eastern Golf Course, in Doncaster, is suffering the same problem. It has been earmarked for a $1 billion mixed-use development but has been on the market since June.


HOUSE prices have risen across the board in Manningham, with Doncaster and Templestowe among the 10 fastest growing suburbs in Melbourne.

The Donvale Reserve will get $60,000 for new change rooms, which will be used by St David's Cricket Club and Donvale Football Club, while Templestowe, Donvale and Serpell reserves will share in $34,000 for new drought-resistant grass.


Rundown government schools in Altona, Ashburton, Bendigo, Collingwood, Eltham, Geelong, Noble Park and Ouyen will be among 93 to benefit from what Premier John Brumby calls the biggest school building program in Victoria's history.

THE Liberal Party has risked alienating its rank-and-file members after a powerful central committee picked its own candidate for Eltham.

MONTSALVAT artists%u2019 colony last week opened a new studio as part of its Artist in Residence program.

- Kelvin Eldridge

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