Category Politics

Brunswick Residents Network Newsletter, September 2022

Meet local candidates and discuss issues in State elections at Brunswick forums. Check out our submission on neighbourhood design guidelines. Plus our regular round-up of news on transport, planning, and parks; and history, art and culture events. Scroll down to read in clunky format. Check out this and past issues and subscribe, at Mailchimp: https://mailchi.mp/2a7cb726f1a2/brunswickresidentnews-8680744 […]

Brunswick Residents Network News, July 2022

“Neighbourhood character” consultations; major Brunswick property investor in administration; our regular roundup of traffic, parks, and politics; history events; and more. Read on in clunky format, or have a smoother reading experience here. Have your say on neighbourhood character, parklands and the new tram depot! View this email in your browser Brunswick Residents Network Newsletter, […]

Brunswick Residents Network News, May 2022

Welcome to our monthly newsletter. Read on for updates on planning, parks, politics, plus history, olive oil, and more. For cleaner formatting, read on Mailchimp. New planning challenges follow Bunnings victory. Industrial update; elections; opening the golf course and more on greenery; community gardening; and where to press your olives. View this email in your […]

Brunswick Residents Network Newsletter, April 2022

Bunnings victory by residents analysed. “Why 30kph is the go”, highlights from our March forum. Plus our regular news on everything from planning to parks. Scroll down to read in clunky cut and paste formatting, or read in full original beauty here.         Bumper edition: a great community victory over Bunnings, but […]

Brunswick Residents Network Newsletter, March 2022

With nicer formatting here: https://mailchi.mp/b2001d624a0d/brunswickresidentnews, or read on. Scorecard bites dust; Merri Creek visions; traffic humps for Nicholson “Bends”; culture, history, Council news, and more. *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* <!– Residents win on scorecard – but Brickworks heritage tumbles. Council, planning, culture, the creek, and why to love 30kph View this email in your browser Brunswick Residents Network […]

Brunswick Residents Network Newsletter November 2021

This month’s stories: Moreland name change; walking report; our new Mayor; current VCAT battles and a rare win for residents; government changes to ResCode (learn about a significant planning-nerd issue), farewell to an eminent Brunswick historian; and far too many crashes in northern Nicholson Street. Read on or read in a less clunky format at […]

Brunswick Residents News, July 2021

Welcome to our July 2021 newsletter. Our special feature is a short history of Sydney Road cinemas. Plus we’ve got our regular round-up of planning horrors; some NAIDOC week culture; at least one joke, plus traffic and transport news (especially for tram travellers and bike riders), and some news on local democracy.  Scroll down, or […]

Brunswick Residents News, April 2021

Welcome to our April 2021 newsletter. Scroll down to read, or read it on Mailchimp for nicest formatting. Feature: Police raid on Councillor highlights accountability concerns. Plus planning, culture, parks, walking, and big ideas A big welcome to all our new readers! And remember, we love to hear your feedback. Walking: final call for survey We’ve […]

Brunswick Residents News, February 2021

Lots of local news: links to our Walking Survey, a special feature on transport ideas; planning updates, cultural happenings, Council consultations, the Lomond controversy . . . and much more. Scroll down to read in slightly clunky format, or read here with tidy formatting. What would help you walk more often? Have your say in our […]

Brunswick Residents Newsletter, November 2020

Welcome to our latest newsletter, with a special feature on political skulduggery and its implications, plus lots of updates on planning issues, traffic woes, local culture, and of course the Council election results. Read here (cut and paste from Mailchimp), or read here for nicer formatting. Election results under a cloud; Bunnings goes to VCAT; […]