January 31, 2019

As our communities prepare to observe the 10th anniversary
of Black Saturday, Mountain Monthly brings residents and
visitors the following guide to commemorative events and
If you wish to obtain further details of any of the events listed,
please contact the...

January 7, 2019

Check out this handy directory. All the local trades, services and businesses in the one place.

In November 2018, it will be 120 years since the school at Kinglake Central was opened.  At that time, its official name was 'Kinglake Township State School No. 3315'.  The 'township' part was used because the school was located on one of several small blocks set aside...

Let’s talk about rentals

The Kinglake Ranges has always been a popular destination for investors. In fact, many established residents have started in the area by purchasing a property, be it vacant land or an established home for rental investment, with the intention to...

A vote of thanks from the community for the efforts of our CFA volunteer firefighters and other fire authorities for the rapid response to fire outbreaks in the district in mid-March.

For the Kinglake Ranges and other nearby communities, it was a strong reminder that wh...

April 1, 2018

The Kinglake Country Fair returned from its hiatus with stunning success, delivering a fun-filled day for families at the Kinglake Memorial Reserve on March 17th.

The Fair enjoyed fine conditions with plenty of sun and mild temperatures, seeing crowds in excess of 1,500...

March 3, 2018

Construction works have begun on the six outstanding Black Saturday Bushfire Memorials around the Shire.

Murrindindi Shire Council has appointed the building contractor, Fineblade Pty Ltd, to undertake this important work. Work is expected to be completed around the mid...

There is nothing quite like an unexpected encounter with a snake to pull you up short.

And, there has been plenty of evidence lately that many others feel that sense of rising panic when they spot one in the backyard, find one in the house or suspect the cat or dog has...

After a big fire, the habitat changes and we are continuing to see these changes nine years down the track. Vegetation is maturing and diversifying and possums are returning in good numbers as they feed on the plants. Possums are one of the powerful owl’s main sources...

Living Memories January 2018 - Cricket - West v East

The cricket competition between Australia and England for 'The Ashes' is often spoken of as 'friendly rivalry' but players and spectators on both sides are well aware that it is absolutely 'fair dinkum' and that neith...

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