Young leader winners 2023. with councillors Jarrod Bell and Naim Kurt. Photo / supplied.

Time to nominate a young leader

The door is open for those wanting to nominate a contender for the annual Hume Young…

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Michael Prewer with his new book RE Generation. Photo / Supplied.

50,000 year generation gap explored by Sunbury author

Climate change has wiped all mammalian life from the planet’s surface, leaving pine trees and mushrooms…

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Sunbury's Rockstars Seafood and Grill restaurant in O'Shanassy St has been listed for sale with an asking price of between $250,000 and $300,000 plus stock.

Rockstars restaurant listed for sale

Sunbury’s Rockstars Seafood and Grill restaurant in O’Shanassy St has been listed for sale with an…

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Vacant retail store.Evans St / file photo Sunbury Life.

Rising costs concern for Sunbury business owners

More than 10 Sunbury business owners responded to an invitation to air their concerns about the…

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Michael (Mic) Whitty at Sunbury Cemetery as part of his worldwide cycle tour of war graves. Photo / Sharon Oakley.

One man, two wheels, and thousands of war graves

Michael “Mic” Whitty is cycling around Australia as part of a 30-year quest to visit every…

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Rubbish in Craigieburn.

Dob in a dumper scheme gets a step closer

Fly tippers across Hume have been put on notice as council bosses explore a range of…

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Hands up at a group meeting question time.

Public question time

At it meeting of Monday 13 May, Hume City Council officers answered the following written questions…

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Graffiti on Station Street Bridge, Sunbury. Photo / Sunbury Life.

Whipper-snipper councillor calls for more action from Vic Roads

A lack of maintenance by Vic Roads staff has caused one Sunbury councillor to get out…

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Hume City Council chamber. Photo / screen grab.

Meeting adjourned as councillor conduct debate becomes unruly

Another meeting of Hume City Council had to be adjourned this week, not because of protesters…

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Yirrangan Rd, Wanginu Park

Long-awaited Jacksons Hill road to be built by 2029

Another decision on the Yirrangan Rd to Watsons Rd connection in Jacksons Hill has been made.…

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Evans St / file photo Sunbury Life.

Business owners invited to air their concerns amid shop closures

A public meeting is being held for local business owners to share how they are faring…

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Median house values rise 1.5%

Houses in Sunbury have risen in value by 1.5% during the last quarter according to figures…

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Hume City Council offices broadmeadows

State budget cuts concern council officials

Hume City’s mayor Naim Kurt says he appreciates the cost-of-living relief provided in the Victorian Budget…

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Sunbury SES volunteers use the jaws of life cutting equipment during a training exercise. Photo / supplied.

Sunbury SES volunteers plan for open day – all welcome

Sunbury’s State Emergency Service (SES) unit is holding an open day featuring road-rescue demonstrations showing how…

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Sunbury BMX riders at the starting gate. Photo / Steve Hart.

Sunbury BMX Club growing fast thanks to new facilities

Drizzly weather couldn’t dampen the spirits of Sunbury’s BMX Club‘s members at the official opening of…

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$28m Jackson Hill road in the balance

A road linking Yirrangan Rd in Jacksons Hill to Watsons Rd, that was due to be…

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Sunbury lotto winner

Sunbury man’s $700,000 lotto win

A Sunbury man has won more than $700,000 with lotto numbers he’s been playing for 10…

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A Nab bank customer looks at a broken cash machine in Sunbury.

Nab bank branch to reopen

The Sunbury branch of Nab bank is to reopen in July following its apparent sudden closure…

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Death at Sunbury leisure centre

Emergency services were called to the Sunbury Aquatic and Leisure Centre, Ligar St, at 10.20am on…

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Sunbury's 25m pool.

Insurer tells council to take a running jump over pool repair bill

Hume City ratepayers will foot the entire half a million dollar bill for repairs to the…

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Hi-Quality Bulla.

Public exhibition next step for Hi-Quality’s energy-from-waste plan

Hi-Quality, the firm with plans to expand its waste management operation in Bulla, is waiting to…

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