Our next Monday Morning in the Reserves outing will be Monday 13th November. We will be meeting at the end of Teak ave along the Tarralla Creek ( MEL 50L 11) and weeding the revegetation bed that we have been planting in previously. If you would like to join us, please bring your own gloves and wear suitable clothing and footwear for the bush. Morning tea will be provided.

 Maroondah Festival is being held on Sunday Nov 12th at Town Park, Norton Rd Croydon from 10am to 4pm. CRISP will be having an information stand within the community area, if you are at the Festival, call by and say hello.

Each year, the Maroondah City Council recognises outstanding contributions to the Maroondah community by presenting Awards to individuals and groups at the annual Australia Day celebrations held at Ringwood Lake Park.

Council encourages a wide range of groups and individuals to nominate for the awards

§ Citizen of the Year

§ Young Citizen of the Year

§ Community Event of the Year

Nominations close on Friday 17 November 2017.

Further information relating to the Awards process is available on Council’s website

or from the Councillor Support Officer on 9298 4462.

We are currently looking for articles and items of interest for the next newsletter. If you have any contributions please send them to the editor Linda Hibbs at;

Our end of year celebration BBQ will be held on Saturday 2nd of December. This is a good chance for our members, volunteers and supporters to catch up and celebrate this years achievements. We will be providing the BBQ and drinks if you are able to bring a salad or sweet to share that would be appreciated. Meet in the picnic area at the nursery at 12pm. If you are planning to join us please RSVP as soon as possible for catering purposes.