Keeping the community informed


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Why eating bánh mì makes you a hero (by keeping a Moonee Ponds local in a job)

Ba Sar has a local first approach – live local, buy local, hire local

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Shout out to 11 local restaurants that fed emergency service workers at the Flemington Estate

Spoiler – Laksa King was on the menu.

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Keeping the community together for the long stretch

Local business owner Kara Alessio has signed up to the Moonee Valley Business Guide as she takes her classes online during restrictions.

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Five ways we’re helping local businesses reopen their doors, outdoors

As restrictions ease, we’re thrilled more of our businesses will soon be able to open up and trade outdoors. Here’s some of the ways we’re helping locals get back to business as soon as possible.

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Free mentoring available to help Moonee Valley businesses survive (and thrive)

Vouchers for Small Business Mentoring Service sessions will help support local companies

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Better Butter Chicken keeps customers content during lockdown

Divine Indian plays its part in two-way relationship with Niddrie community

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Musical Interludes: Why dancing to an empty room is good for business

When attendance rates started dropping in February, this Moonee Valley business owner realised something had to change.

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King of Clippers: finding the positives in a hairy situation

This Moonee Valley barber is seeing first hand what happens when we embrace the ‘love your local’ lifestyle.

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Treat yo mama with our 2020 Mother’s Day guide

For most of us, Mother’s Day is going to look a little different this year. But that doesn’t mean you still can’t treat that special person in your life.

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Community rallies around Little Sister during the pandemic

The owners of the Keilor East cafe have vowed to put up a fight to keep the business going.