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June 2023

Resources to help you confine your cat to your property

Friday 2 June 2023

As the timeline for cat confinement and mandatory cat desexing for newly registered cats draws closer, the City of Whittlesea is reminding residents support is available to help pet owners transition to the new requirements.

May 2023

Ceremony commemorates National Sorry Day

Friday 26 May 2023

The City of Whittlesea observed National Sorry Day on 26 May with a heart-felt ceremony to honour the Stolen Generations.

Do you know what to do in an emergency?

Friday 26 May 2023

A new video series produced by the City of Whittlesea aims to help residents understand and prepare for emergencies.

. . . and the winner is Business Network Awards 2023

Monday 22 May 2023

The City of Whittlesea’s thriving business community joined together for a night of celebration at the inaugural Business Network Awards at the Mantra in Epping on Thursday 18 May.

Draft plans for local precinct unveiled

Thursday 18 May 2023

Thomastown residents and business owners are invited to have their say on a proposal to upgrade Nick Ascenzo Reserve and the Alexander Avenue shops to create a shopping and recreation hub.

Be at one with nature this World Environment Day  

Thursday 18 May 2023

Celebrate World Environment Day in the City of Whittlesea this June by taking part in a range of free, fun, nature-based programs.

New soccer pitch to kick participation goals

Wednesday 17 May 2023

Soccer players will be celebrating after plans to install a new synthetic soccer pitch at Harvest Home Road Recreation Reserve moved a step closer this week.

New guidelines to spread community grants further

Wednesday 17 May 2023

A planned overhaul of the City of Whittlesea’s Community Grants program will make it easier for individuals and groups to secure vital funding for worthy causes.

United together to support the LGBTQIA+ community 

Thursday 11 May 2023

The Council will be proudly flying the rainbow flag to recognise the importance of the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism, and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) on May 17.

Help shape your local community

Thursday 11 May 2023

Are you passionate about your local community? Would you like to play a role in helping shape key strategies that will guide the City of Whittlesea over the next five to 10 years?