Metro Rail briefing now Tuesday 14th Nov. 7:30pm

Come along to this important briefing where locals can grill the experts and those actually delivering the project.  We thank the Melbourne Metro Rail Authority and contractors for making themselves so accessible. Bring your neighbours and friends to this important briefing session. 7:30pm, Conference Room, Upstairs, Kensington Town Hall, Bellair Street.

November Newsletter out Now

See KA Newsletter November 2017 for this month’s update. Please note. however that the date for the November meeting, featuring the Metro Rail briefing is now TUESDAY 14th November.(still 7:30pm start) upstairs (there is a lift) at Kensington Town Hall.

Help track our birds

If you like to watch birds, and wonder where they nest, you will enjoy taking part in the City of Melbourne’s first-ever ‘HollowBlitz’,a citizen science project to identify birds nesting in tree hollows in our municipality. The Kensington HollowBlitz location is the Stock Route and surveys will be held from 5:30 to 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday 3rd and 4th November. Take part in one, some or all these events in support of our birdlife.) Register here for this free event: https://hollowblitz.eventbrite.com.au Questions to nature@melbourne.vic.gov.au. … Continue reading

Local MP wants your views on dying with dignity

When our local State MP, Ellen Sandell, came to our October meeting she not only told us about what she is doing around the topical local issues, but also said she is seeking the views of her constituents on the dying with dignity legislation that will take up a lot of the remainder of the Victorian parliamentary year. While both houses will be allowed a conscience vote, she is keen to gauge the views of the people of her electorate … Continue reading

Our Westgate Tunnel Submission concentrates on a new park

Thanks to the great team who worked so hard on the presentation to the Panel on September 13. As well as raising traffic issues, we are keen to see the Moonee Ponds Creek finally become a parkland we can easily utilise. See the Kensington Association Submission to the WGTP IAC_130917 and Appendix #1 – MPC – New Linear Park Concept – Land Ownership & Zoning and the Kensington Association KA Powerpoint Presentation 10SEPT2017