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    A much loved hardware shop falls victim to underworld arson attack

    An arson attack destroyed the hardware shop but the memories escaped the heat and flames. 

    #DeepWest – The essence of Werribee Mansion

    Planning a mini break to Werribee turned out to be a complete treat.

    Journey into railway history at Newport Workshops Open Days

    The historic Newport Railway Workshops are open on the Labour Day long weekend this year (9 to 11 March).

    Scumshine, Smelltona, Fear Park – What’s in a name?

    Returning to Sunshine, where I spent my childhood through to my early twenties, brings with it much pride. At times though, I get a slap in the face. The name I am referring to is ‘Scumshine’.

    City of Hobsons Bay foreshore plan

    The Williamstown Tree Group has expressed its strong support for increased tree planting along the foreshore.

    Community fights to save Willy pool from Council redevelopment

    Current members of the Club and concerned residents are rallying to oppose the current plans to remove the Willy pool.

    PUBLIC SHUT OUT OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW REFORM PROCESS

    When the community has a fair say in decisions about the environment, the outcomes are generally better for people and for nature. 

    DO THE WESTERN SUBURBS NEED A HEALTH CAMPAIGN TO HELP COMBAT THE ILL EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTION?

    Air pollution accounted for 1.3 per cent of Australia's total burden of disease, while high sun exposure accounted for less than 1 per cent.

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