On Friday night, in pouring rain, several hundred people gathered at Royal Park for a vigil for a young woman who had been horrifically bashed to death a week earlier. The woman, Courtney Herron, had been reportedly homeless in the weeks before her death. A combination of awful social and personal circumstances, including insecure housing,…
A summary of tonight’s Council meeting …
An abbreviated version of last night’s Council meeting.
Moonee Valley Council today announced a promise from Bill Shorten that an elected federal Labor government will invest $2m for the community hub in Flemington.
A Moonee Valley Councillor has claimed he was gifted tickets to the 2018 Manikato Stakes at the Moonee Valley Racecourse worth $498 – two dollars lower than the gift disclosure threshold.
And more – at tonight’s Council meeting.
Debney’s Park has an extensive and unusual history: tannery, tip, river bank, open space.
In the last decade, it has seen further reductions and improvements – and now it faces an uncertain future.
This timeline tracks these recent events in the life of Flemington’s largest and most important park.