Have Your Say – Kensington Association Survey

The Kensington Association is inviting residents of Kensington and interested parties partake in a survey regarding the ammenity of Kensington. To access the survey, please click here. This survey explores your views about the amenity of our suburb. Since 1977 the members of the Kensington Association have worked to maintain and develop the amenity of Kensington. This survey focuses on what members of the Kensington Association might do to protect and enhance that amenity in the future. The survey closes … Continue reading

Doutta Galla Community Health considers merger proposal

The information below is a copy of a media release regarding Doutta Galla Community Health considering a merger proposal. June 20, 2013 Media Release Doutta Galla Community Health considers merger proposal The Board of Doutta Galla Community Health has announced this week that it is conducting due diligence on a proposal to merge with Western Region Health Centre and North Yarra Community Health. This is the first step in a process which could see the three organisations make the final … Continue reading

C190 – GOES TO PANEL!

The Melbourne City Council has resolved to seek the appointment of a Panel to consider Amendment C190 and the submissions made in response to it. The role of the Panel is to: Give submitters an opportunity to be heard in an independent forum in an informal, non‐judicial manner. A Panel is not a court of law. Give independent advice to the Planning Authority and the Minister about the proposed amendment. We encourage you to consider presenting your thoughts to the … Continue reading

2013 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting for the Kensington Assocation is to be held on August 10th starting at 4:30. All members and interested parties are invited and very welcome to attend the AGM. All committee positions will be made vacant and nominees will be voted to fulfill positions for the following 12 months. The main committee positons to be filled are: Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership Secretary. In addition we will seek to fill other advisory roles. We encourage all … Continue reading

New amendments will benefit Kensington

Kensington heritage amendments C214 (interim) and C215 Why this matters:  These amendments will place a heritage overlay on many properties in the section of Kensington east of the Craigieburn Line, that used to be part of Moonee Valley.  We urged the Council to complete this heritage study.  Soon, we expect it will be exhibited, which will give you a chance to say what you think.   Go HERE for further info. Open space levy C209  Why this matters:  Developers will now … Continue reading