Council overwhelms itself on Israel-Hamas conflict

Council overwhelms itself on Israel-Hamas conflict

City of Melbourne councillors spent four hours debating a war taking place on the other side of the world at its February 20 meeting, which expectedly drew usual questions about local government overreach.

Business

Seven Network and Beca make the switch to Melbourne Quarter

Seven Network and Beca make the switch to Melbourne Quarter

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car

The iconic “7” statue will soon no longer be a feature on Harbour Esplanade, with the Seven Network announcing that it will soon relocate its headquarters to the Melbourne Quarter precinct near Southern Cross Station.

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Discover Docklands from the water

Discover Docklands from the water

February 28th, 2024 - Jack Hayes

Melbourne’s award-winning ferry service, Port Phillip Ferries, is offering a unique opportunity to take in our city from the water with their new Docklands Discovery Cruises.

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New Years and AFL give Docklands an economic shot in the arm

New Years and AFL give Docklands an economic shot in the arm

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car

The City of Melbourne’s latest economic snapshot has revealed that New Year’s Eve and AFL games at Marvel Stadium continue to provide the greatest stimulus to Docklands businesses.

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Could Costco’s departure pave the way for a new Docklands High School?

Could Costco’s departure pave the way for a new Docklands High School?

January 31st, 2024 - Sean Car

While the exit of any business from the precinct isn’t usually cause for optimism, Costco’s recent announcement that it will leave Docklands for Ardeer could open the door for a desperately needed secondary school.

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Saluministi Docklands

Saluministi comes to Melbourne Quarter

January 31st, 2024 - Jack Hayes

Melbourne Quarter is the newest location to house Melbourne’s cult-favourite paninis from the team at Saluministi.

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Melbourne Quarter Commercial Tower

Seven Network and Beca make the switch to Melbourne Quarter

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car
Port Phillip Ferries

Discover Docklands from the water

February 28th, 2024 - Jack Hayes
Docklands Marvel Stadium

New Years and AFL give Docklands an economic shot in the arm

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car
Costco Docklands

Could Costco’s departure pave the way for a new Docklands High School?

January 31st, 2024 - Sean Car
Saluministi Docklands

Saluministi comes to Melbourne Quarter

January 31st, 2024 - Jack Hayes

Columns

Docklands needs a high school

Docklands needs a high school

February 28th, 2024 - Ellen Sandell

When it comes to school planning in our inner city, we need bold, creative ideas.

Local News

Growing pains only getting worse: calls continue for the Costco site to become a new school

Growing pains only getting worse: calls continue for the Costco site to become a new school

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car

Pleas continue to mount for the state government to purchase the Costco site for a badly-needed secondary school for Docklands, as the supermarket giant confirms it will vacate its premises by the end of the year.

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A new community space for Docklands

A new community space for Docklands

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car

Not-for-profit organisation Saras.Care has taken over the space at The District Docklands previously occupied by Docklands Neighbourhood House.

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New council plan bolsters women and girls in sport, despite “messy” gender framework

New council plan bolsters women and girls in sport, despite “messy” gender framework

February 28th, 2024 - David Schout

A new policy to provide better access for women and girls in sport has been introduced by the City of Melbourne.

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Melbourne’s celebration of international students

Melbourne’s celebration of international students

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car

Committee for Melbourne is proud to see the return of the Melbourne International Student Week from March 1 to 8, 2024, which recognises and celebrates international students and all they bring to the city.

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Run for the Kids is back this March

Run for the Kids is back this March

February 28th, 2024 - Jack Hayes

The Herald Sun and Transurban Run for the Kids will return Sunday, March 17, taking over the streets of Melbourne to raise much-needed funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal.

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Costco Docklands

Growing pains only getting worse: calls continue for the Costco site to become a new school

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car
SarasCare Docklands

A new community space for Docklands

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car
New council plan bolsters women and girls in sport

New council plan bolsters women and girls in sport, despite “messy” gender framework

February 28th, 2024 - David Schout
Melbourne International Student Week

Melbourne’s celebration of international students

February 28th, 2024 - Sean Car
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Run for the Kids is back this March

February 28th, 2024 - Jack Hayes
Liam Neeson comes to Docklands

Liam Neeson comes to Docklands

January 16th, 2024 - Sean Car
Saluministi Docklands

Saluministi comes to Melbourne Quarter

January 31st, 2024 - Jack Hayes
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