city of yarra

In 2016 it was estimated that there were more than 24 million pets in Australia. The shift towards higher-density housing in urban areas, particularly in the City of Yarra, is the biggest threat to pet ownership in Australia. Unsuitable homes and strict body corporate rules that exclude pets in multi-dwelling…

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Melbourne street artist Lushsux is recognised for his large murals on streets, walls and other structures. He goes without a name to keep anonymous and with a following of 210,000 on Instagram, his work speaks for itself. Lushsux is considered the first meme artist on social media. Trending memes are…

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In her three separate tenures as Mayor of the City of Yarra, Cr Jackie Fristacky has invited residents and visitors to ‘travel the Yarra way’. “To travel the Yarra way is to walk, cycle and use public transport,” Cr Fristacky said. In December 2013, the City of Yarra released the four-year Yarra Environment…

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Call outs to get involved in the City of Yarra’s most inclusive celebration of multicultural arts and music, Emerge 2017, are coming to a close this Friday. Created in 2004, in conjunction with Multicultural Arts Victoria’s (MAV) Visible Music Mentoring Program, Emerge 2017 started out as a humble arts festival…

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