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Residents' Association

The intriguing mystery of the errant Hoop Pine
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Business in Southbank

What cocktail are you?
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Owners Corporation Law

Breaking up is hard to do
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Federal Politics

Turnbull cuts to Catholic education
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We Live Here

Southbank residents dealt a joker
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Southbanker

Our local Tai aCHIever!
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History

Military health in Southbank
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Yarra River Business Association

Boulevard transformation good news for our river precinct
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Skypad Living

The vertical war on food waste
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Health and Wellbeing

Body awareness, lower back pain and goal setting
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Councillor Profile

The making of a lord mayor
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Pets Corner

A tremendous trio
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Southbank Fashion

Spring racing in Southbank
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Street Smarts

Power Street – Southbank
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Letters

So depressed
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A glance at Southbank’s new park

A glance at Southbank’s new park Image

By Meg Hill

Southbank’s open space deficit is soon to be improved with a European-style public park included in the first stage of OSK Property’s Melbourne Square project on Kavanagh St.

The developer released the first renders of the park last month, with constructions work to get underway next month.

The project will turn a barren car park bounded by the Westgate Freeway and Kavanagh, Balston and Power streets into Melbourne’s largest mixed-use development.

Melbourne Square was approved by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning late last year and has recently had its stage one designs approved.

Almost 4000 sqm is designated to the park space, which will include water features, piazza-style spaces and an outdoor terrace.

“We...

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A landmark exhibition of inches

The Victorian College of the Arts’ (VCA) impact on Australia’s visual arts landscape will be put on display this month as part of a local exhibition at the University of Melbourne’s Margaret Lawrence Gallery on Dodds St.
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Site up for sale

Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) is selling its Southbank headquarters on the corner of Southbank Blvd and Sturt St.
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Welcome feed on again

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Southbank event, the Welcome Dinner Project will return to the Boyd community Hub on June 29.
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Like living sustainably?

The team at the Boyd Community Hub is calling on interested locals to join its regular Sustainability Group meet ups.
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Frisell lights up Jazz Festival

Legendary American jazz guitarist and composer Bill Frisell and his band got the 2017 Melbourne International Jazz Festival underway in magical fashion on June 2.
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Cutting local red tape

Did you know that the Boyd Community Hub hosts free Justice of the Peace (JP) sessions every Monday?
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