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November 2023

The City of Whittlesea joins 16 Days of Activism to prevent violence against women

Wednesday 29 November 2023

The City of Whittlesea is proud to unite with our community in this year’s 16 Days of Activism campaign against gender-based violence.

Norris Bank Reserve upgrade proves a hit with young people

Monday 27 November 2023

An exciting new space that the city’s youth can call their own has been unveiled at Norris Bank Reserve in Bundoora.

Nominate a local hero 

Friday 24 November 2023

Nominations are now open for the 2023 City of Whittlesea Community Awards.

Beautifying The Boulevard

Friday 24 November 2023

Thomastown residents are invited to come along to a street party and learn more about plans to upgrade the shopping strip at The Boulevard.

Celebrating one year of glass recycling

Friday 24 November 2023

Residents in the City of Whittlesea have recycled an incredible 2,132 tonnes of glass since the launch of kerbside glass recycling last year – that's more glass than an Olympic-sized swimming pool could hold.

Council unveils new 10-year Community Local Law

Thursday 23 November 2023

A comprehensive Community Local Law aimed at addressing a wide range of important community issues including fire safety, animal welfare, property regulations, vehicle management, and public behaviour was endorsed at the Council Meeting on 21 November 2023.

Get ready to jingle and mingle at the City of Whittlesea's Carols by Candlelight

Thursday 23 November 2023

The City of Whittlesea is gearing up for a night of festive cheer with Carols by Candlelight back and ready to light up the night with a magical evening of music and fun.

Annual Art Exhibition celebrates local talent

Wednesday 22 November 2023

The City of Whittlesea is proud to announce the opening of its annual art exhibition, the Webs We Weave, which showcases an inspiring collection of oil and acrylic paintings, digital imagery, photography, sculpture, glasswork, and mosaic art, crafted by 97 local artists.

Community groups benefit from new grants program

Wednesday 22 November 2023

More than $95,000 has been allocated to support community groups deliver programs, activities and events in the first round of funding through the new City of Whittlesea Community Grants Program.

Master plan endorsed for Reserve

Wednesday 22 November 2023

A master plan for Nick Ascenzo Reserve was endorsed at the Council Meeting on Tuesday 21 November, providing direction for future improvements to this major open space in Thomastown.