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Residents' Association

Candidates night success
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Business in Southbank

Gorsia Designs opens in Southbank
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St Johns Southgate

Heroes and villains
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Owners Corporation Law

Why the delay Minister?
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Montague Community Alliance

Can you plan a Montague culture …
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Housing

We are losing our social licence to operate
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Federal Politics

A personally fulfilling outcome
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We Live Here

Make your vote count
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Southbanker

Gold “Porsche-un” for Niven
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History

Limbless in Southbank
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Yarra River Business Association

There’s so much to love about the Yarra
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Skypad Living

Vertical visions of lord mayoral candidates
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Health and Wellbeing

Stress in relationships:the sources and the antidotes
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Pets Corner

Not so graceful groodles
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Southbank Fashion

Spring racing in Southbank
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Street Smarts

Power Street – Southbank
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Letters

Get off your bike!
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Locking out boxes

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The City of Melbourne is playing an active role in removing illegal lock-boxes from public infrastructure, which are used to carry keys for short-stay apartments.

A number of locals contacted Southbank Local News this month, who had reportedly spotted council workers removing lock boxes from tree fencing, bike racks and street furniture along City Rd and surrounds.

Local residents and independent short-stay operators, who are opposed to their use, have welcomed the move.

“The City of Melbourne is aware that some organisers of short stay accommodation services provide their guests keys to their pre-booked apartment building using box-key combination locks,” a council spokesperson told Southbank Local News.

“As many buildings cannot be accessed...

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Inspiring performing arts

Students will converge on Southbank’s Arts Precinct to learn about what it takes to succeed in the entertainment industry.
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Good behaviour bond for Richard Foster

Former Melbourne councillor Richard Foster has received a good behaviour bond for his role in Brooke Wandin’s unlawful candidate nomination in the 2016 council elections.
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Solar Southbank

Southbank could potentially be exclusively powered by solar energy according to the Australian PV Institute (APVI).
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Relationship declaration register thing of the past

The City of Melbourne has ceased its first-of-its-kind relationship declaration register following the legalisation of same sex marriage.
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“Eyewatch” launched

Southbank Police Station commander Snr Sgt Steve Bills has appeared in an online video to help launch Victoria Police’s new “Eyewatch” Facebook page for the City of Melbourne.
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Claims of ill-health protect Doyle

By claiming ill-health, Robert Doyle looks like walking away from allegations of sexual assault and misconduct with a damaged reputation, but with no formal legal finding against him.
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