Issuu on Google+

+ MELBOURNE’S BEST PROPERTY GUIDE WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU \ MARCH 5, 2014

WEERAMA WOWS

history in plane sight Watton Street was awash with colour as thousands of residents celebrated the 30th Weerama Festival ■ PAGE 18

inside TRIPLE-0 CALL Resources are being stretched by the number of people wrongly phoning local police in an emergency ■ PAGE 3

(MARK SMITH)

MY WYNDHAM We meet environmental activist Harry van Moorst ■ PAGE 10 SPORT Giants fall short in deciding game of baseball’s semi-finals ■ PAGE 34

CRICOS No: 00116K

9908A

incorporating

Air space above Point Cook was in short supply at the weekend, with dozens of planes wowing crowds at the Royal Australian Air Force’s centenary air show. Pilot Matt Henderson provided an insider’s view of life in the cockpit as part of six hours of flying displays. Other highlights included performances by the Roulettes and the Navy’s helicopter display team. More than 30,000 people attended the show. ■ STORY BY DAVID BONNICI, PICTURES, PAGE 11

Veterinary Science & Hospital Open Day Sunday 16 March 2014, 10am – 3pm 250 Princes Hwy, Werribee For more information visit

vet.unimelb.edu.au/openday


‘WYNDHAM VILLAGE’ TARNEITS PREMIER SHOPPING CENTRE... RIGHT AT YOUR DOORSTEP. THE CHEAPEST AND BEST QUALITY SEAFOOD PRICES IN THE WEST!! *MUST PRESENT COUPONS FOR ANY OFFER*

Hinode (Sushi) BUY Any Rice Bowl Dish get 2 Handrolls FREE EXPIRES 18/03/2014

Soha Classics

Rugs, carpets & Mats *NEW ARRIVALS* Pots & Pans 100% Aluminium, Hot Pots, non stick cookware. All Sizes Available from 1ltr to 40ltr

MyTouch

Meri’s Deli Mytouch Phone/

VJ Ultimate Nails

Jetts Gymnasium

Brazilian $25 Thursday to Sunday Monday & Tuesday only French full set acrylic $25 Pedicure $25 ALL DAY EVERYDAY

COME IN FOR ARepairs WIDE RANGE Tablet OF PERFECT FOOD FOR 10% off all repairs ALL OCCASIONS!!

JOIN NOW ! NO CONTRACTS, LOW FEES, OPEN 24/7

Conditions Apply

MUST PRESENT COUPONS FOR ANY OFFERS

*CONDITIONS APPLY

EXPIRES 26/02/2014

Sunny Life Massage

WV Lebanese Pizza & D-Kebab A kebab & can of drink $10 /An oregano pizza & small coffee $5

Make a booking or walk in at any time

EXPIRES 18/03/2014

8742 2868

HG Home & Gifts

Brumby’s Bakery

20% OFF all ornaments EXPIRES 18/03/2014 *MUST PRESENT COUPON*

Cutting Crew

$99 for Full Colour , cut, blowwave and treatment EXPIRES 18/03/2014

MyTouch

Custard tarts $2 Cream buns $1 or 6 for $5

Mytouch Phone/ Tablet Repairs 10% off all repairs

EXPIRES 18/03/2014

EXPIRES 18/03/2014

Available Now

Chicken Wings $2.50 Kilo minimum 2 kilo

If you’re looking to

Top Quality Lamb Loin chops $12.50 Kilo

do a Hot Cross Bun

Wyndham Quality Meats

fundraiser for your school, childcare, work or club, Brumbys

BLOSSOMS OF WYNDHAM FRESH FLOWERS ORDER AN ARRANGEMENT FOR ANY OCCASION TODAY!!

Beef Topside $9.99 Kilo Rump Steak $12.50 Kilo

*MUST PRESENT COUPONS FOR ANY OFFERS

Wyndham Village Pharmacy

will be happy to help

WE BULK BILL*

at only $4 per half dozen. Save $2.60!! Offer expires 31st March 2014.

*Childcare Benefit Scheme

OPEN 8.30AM - 9PM MONDAYS TO THURSDAYS OPEN 9AM - 6PM SATURDAYS OPEN 10AM - 6PM SUNDAYS UP TO 70% OFF FRAGRANCES FREE TONY FERGUSON MEMBERSHIP AVAILABLE *SEE IN STORE FOR DETAILS*

9731 6577

Easier, friendlier shopping on your doorstep. Wyndham Village Shopping Centre Sayers Road, Tarneit | 9974 3114 | wyndhamvillage.com.au Please present the voucher at time of purchase to receive offer. Offers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Vouchers valid at Wyndham Village Shopping Centre stores only. Vouchers subject to Availability. One voucher per customer. 2 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

10005271-03-a12Mar©MMP

the fresh fish place


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

HOPPERS CROSSING

(MICHAEL COPP)

jamie’s fresh spin on meals on wheels

EMMA HANNAH

A mobile kitchen run by celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food rolled into Hoppers Crossing last Thursday, ready to teach residents to cook healthy meals. The kitchen will be based at 86 Derrimut Road, next to the Youth Resource Centre, for 10 weeks. Manager Emma Hannah said hundreds of students had signed up for classes aimed at improving basic cooking skills. “We want to strip food back to basics and make it easier for people to cook,” she said. The mobile kitchen will visit 11 municipalities across Victoria over the next two and a half years as part of the state government’s Healthy Together initiative. Wyndham is one of 14 “at-risk” municipalities taking part. The city has one of the highest obesity rates in the west, with 23.9 per cent of men and 18.9 per cent of women considered obese. It also has low rates of fruit and vegetable consumption. The government’s 2012 Victorian Population Health Survey revealed 57 per cent of men and 53 per cent of women in Wyndham did not eat two serves of fruit and five serves of vegetables each day. The mobile kitchen will run 23 classes a week in two, five-week blocks. \ LL » jamiesministryoffood.com

triple-0 ‘mistakes’ stretch police resources “If you want police to attend to an incident, looking at their approach to assaults on police call triple-0, but if you want to report a and Protective Services Officers, and how burglary that happened three days ago, by all they deal with road rage. means, call the station.’’ “We are looking at alcohol as a cause Inspector Christensen’s comments of violence and will be meeting with come as latest crime statistics clubs and licensed venues, but robberies reveal an increase in assaults and [assaults] are not something we can increased robberies in Wyndham. run an operation on. 20 per cent Robberies increased 20 per ‘‘We don’t have any nightclub cent, from 77 reports in 2012 to 93 precinct causing grievances like in in 2013. Assaults (excluding family other areas.” violence) rose 55 per cent to 861 in 2013. There was a decline in Wyndham’s And reports of family violence incidents overall crime rate, with reported offences increased from 513 in 2012 to 605 last year. falling from 12,857 in 2012 to 12,431 last year. Inspector Christensen said police were Residential burglaries fell 36 per cent to 1048

CRIME

Wyndham’s top cop is urging residents to call triple-0 in an emergency instead of the city’s police stations, warning that calls to the stations can go unanswered. Inspector Damien Christensen said the volume of calls to Werribee and Wyndham North stations had become so great that he had to consider redeploying police from specialist taskforces to meet demand. “I’m stuck between deciding do I have a sergeant and four [officers] working on family violence and a sergeant and five focusing on vehicle theft, when the watch house is so busy.

reports; theft of motor vehicles was down 14 per cent to 454; and theft from motor vehicles declined 25 per cent to 1488 reports. \ LAURA LITTLE

GOT A STORY FOR US? NEWS EDITOR \ Matt Crossman mcrossman@mmpgroup.com.au 8318 6822 LAURA LITTLE \ llittle@mmpgroup.com.au 8318 5750 SUE HEWITT \ shewitt@mmpgroup.com.au

Cash when you need it

Werribee 10B Watton Street * Conditions Apply

Playstation 3 Xbox360 Wii U DVD’s & Blu Rays Console Games Gold & Jewellery

We will beat any competitors writtten quote

Cash

MMP06053-04-a21Aug©FCNVIC

Fast Cash | Cheques Cashed | Auto Finance Car Lease | Rentals | MoneyGram

iPhones iPads iPods Mobile Phones Laptops Digital Cameras G5094408AA-dp9May

MMP07007-02-a9Oct©FCNVIC

Cash Stop Werribee now buy and loan against*:

WERRIBEE 40 Station Place Australian Credit License: 389 782

WERRIBEE – 9749 7333

www.cashstop.com.au

03 9741 8544

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 3


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

fringe element seeks valuation revamp RATES

Landowners on Wyndham’s urban fringe have urged the council to push for changes to property valuation processes and triggers for land development in a bid to limit soaring rates bills. Contributing to the council’s review into its rating strategy for next financial year, ratepayers also asked the council to push for changes to the ministerial guidelines for differential rates. Under new guidelines introduced by the state government last year, the council is unable to offer lower rates for landowners on the urban fringe. Previously, rates for urban growth zone properties were 10 per cent less than those for residential properties.

MY TOWN

S

The review began last year after landowners “They haven’t taken any thought into what in Wyndham’s north were on the end of rates the land is like out here,” she said. increases of up to 700 per cent in 2012-13, Last week, Cr Gautam Gupta said the following revaluations. review was one of the council’s most The council attributed the increases to important pieces of work. “The new rates land being brought within the urban have been endorsed by the people who growth boundary in 2010, meaning were upset at the rating strategy,” he “the new it could eventually be sold to said of the new strategy. rates have developers for higher prices. The review also considered the been Residents struggling to pay their introduction of differential rates endorsed” rates protested at council meetings for farm land, rural lifestyle land in July and August, 2012, with police and vacant rural land. Council has called to the August meeting after the decided against the introduction of council came under fire from nearly 200 a differential rate for retirement villages, people in the gallery. despite repeated requests from retirees. At the time, Tarneit pensioner Coralie The review is open for public comment Porter said her rates bill had doubled, from until March 25. \ LAURA LITTLE about $2000 to $4000.

shear bravery behind soldier’s fund-raising strategy Point Cook soldier Tylee Jackson will sacrifice her curly locks for a military crop, but it has nothing to do with her defence force work. The mother-of-four will adopt a short-backand-sides look later this month as part of the Leukaemia Foundation’s World’s Greatest Shave campaign. Ms Jackson says her partner loves her hair but supports her decision to lose her tresses to raise money for research and help people beat leukaemia and other blood cancers. “With each clip I will be closer to raising $500 or more for the cause,” the 42-year-old said. “I don’t know anyone who hasn’t been touched by cancer and it’s time we found a cure.” Leukaemia Foundation state general manager Stephanie Hechenberger said that in Victoria about 3000 people are projected to be diagnosed with a blood cancer this year. \ SUE HEWITT » my.leukaemiafoundation.org.au/ tyleejackson

TYLEE JACKSON WITH CHILDREN KYLA, 10, AND JACKSON, 12

(MICHAEL COPP)

CHARITY

everal years ago I sat next to a Wyndham councillor at a networking function. Introducing myself, I asked this person how their role as a community leader was going. “Well”, was the reply, “I can’t believe how many people expect me to attend functions, meetings and events. If I went to everything, I’d be out two or three times a week. Don’t people realise I’ve got a life, too?” I’ve never forgotten that conversation because, frankly, this person’s attitude towards those who voted for them sucked. I was disappointed when this councillor was re-elected as I strongly believed, and still do, that they consider the position a free ride. Last month, it was pointed out that three councillors have collectively missed six months of official duties in the past year. While their explanations of sickness and executive burnout are reasonable, in the real world not many of us can take months off and still collect a salary. In the real world we have to work through upset emotions, logistical difficulties, personal and family illness. These few councillors give the rest a bad name. Our mayor, Bob Fairclough, is a hard-working, genuine man who you’ll often see at various functions and events, along with other dedicated councillors. To the others, I say step down from your position if you’re not able to fulfil your duties. And I say to you, dear reader, remember those who are making excuses and defending their poor performance. Next time you’re asked to vote, put the easy riders at the bottom of your list. \ EMMA SUTCLIFFE Emma Sutcliffe is a Little River-based freelance writer. You can find her on Facebook at ‘‘Little River Emma’’

Everyone deserves an amazing smile! Dr M Lentini - B.D.Sc. (Melb)

Practice restricted to oral rehabilitation & implants MMP06066-13-a25Sep©FCNVIC

Mr R Privitelli - Hygienist

COMPREHENSIVE FAMILY DENTAL CARE • All aspects of general dentistry • Early detection using laser technology ng Celebrati Our • Minimal intervention using no drill air abrasion/microdentistry In s r a e Y 25 • Orthodontics ity! Commun tooth whitening • Computerised ceramic crowns & fillings completed in one appointment • Emergencies seen promptly • New patients welcome • Member of A.D.A. • Accredited by the Australian Society of Implant Dentistry • All stages of Dental Implants from diagnosis to completion

9742 6928 4 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

Ask us about the Free Implant Information Seminar 21 Princes Hwy, Werribee

www.lentinidental.com.au • www.dentistwerribee.com.au


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

light rail touted to get city moving

council ‘stripped’ of library funding

traffic

student makes a moving decision Cameron Nash got so fed up with travelling on infrequent buses snaking their way along Wyndham’s congested roads that he bought himself a car. The Wyndham Vale university student used to rely on bus services to take him to Werribee station, where he catches the first of two trains to Hawthorn’s Swinburne University. But the trip began to drag out as buses started to take less direct routes and became stuck in traffic. Mr Nash, 21, is one of 12 transport “champions” who have signed up to the council’s Get Wyndham Moving campaign, which urges the state government to provide

RIGOUR • RESEARCH • RESULTS

0413 580 735 www.scottfinance.com.au

SCOTT FINANCe

100mm galvanized steel retaining wall posts H section - $39.60 p/m C section - $24.20 p/m Any length available! 90deg & 45deg sections also available!

NEW LOCATION

Ü

10004952-02-a5Feb©MMP

WE’LL ASSIST YOU ALL THE WAY – FREE OF CHARGE!

FOR PROFESSIONAL USE, BEWARE THINNER SUBSTITUTE

10006470-10-a5Mar©MMP

GET HELP TO FIND AND SECURE THE CORRECT ONE FOR YOU

MALOUF

Email: Sales@maloufsteel.com.au

6 Vella Dr, Sunshine West Tel: 9311 4135

Hours: Mon - Fri 8.00am to 4.30pm, Sat 8.30am to 12.00pm

www.steelsolutions.com.au

funding to improve roads and public transport in the city. He is calling on other young people to add their voices by writing to local MPs and sharing stories of their public transport experiences on social media. “Young people make up a large segment of public transport users in Wyndham,” Mr Nash said. “It’s a frustrating experience, getting around on public transport in Wyndham – that’s why I decided to get involved.” Mr Nash said timetable changes meant a bus trip from Wyndham Vale to Werribee Plaza had blown out from 10 minutes to 40 minutes. “Buses are infrequent and don’t take direct routes,” he said. “And they don’t connect with trains.” \ LAURA LITTLE

SWEETHEART

CAR SALES & RENTALS 23 SYNNOT ST WERRIBEE • Ph: 9741 0484

RENT ITOROWN IT RENTALS FROM $140 PER WEEK

www.rentitorownit.com.au

EVERYBODY GETS APPROVED! BAD CREDIT PENSIONERS SLOW PAYMENTS NO CREDIT CENTERLINK STUDENTS POOR CREDIT BANKRUPTS SINGLE PARENT Low Deposit ● No Credit Checks ●Low Repayments MUST HAVE CAPACITY TO REPAY LOAN All Rental Cars Come With Insurance Roadside Assist Warranty Service Rego Sweethearts will give everybody a chance www.sweetheartscarsales.com JOHN: 0413 000 077 VINCE: 0411 748 192 WE TRADE ANYTHING OF VALUE Jet Skis ● Boats ● Caravans ● Motorbikes etc. Australian Credit Licence 438769 ● LMCT 9051

10006344-01-a4Mar©MMP

WYNDHAM VALE

Wyndham council will need to find $1 million after the federal government withdrew funding for a new library in Tarneit. In June last year, the former Labor government promised the council $1.05 million from the Regional Development Australia Fund. The council has since been told that the Coalition will not honour funding allocated in round five of the project. A spokesman for the Infrastructure and Regional Development Department said the funding would not be honoured as it was an ‘‘election promise’’. Council chief executive Kerry Thompson said the decision was disappointing, but the $6.95 million library would still be built. “It is a critical piece of infrastructure that supports our growing community in Tarneit,” she said. Ms Thompson said the council would need to consider how to fund the gap. Cr Adele Hegedich said it was disappointing that the state government had contributed $750,000 to the project, while the federal government had “stripped” the council of funding. Lalor Labor MP Joanne Ryan disputed the government’s claim that the funding was an election promise, saying it was announced in June last year and had been included in the budget. “The Liberal and National government is just trying to shirk its responsibility in taking away this funding from communities in need. “The Abbott government needs to come clean and explain to our community why it is denying Tarneit this important community facility,” Ms Ryan said. \ LL

ew t r N men e d e Un nag a M

CHINA LANTERN HOUSE

Seafood Asian Cuisine Restaurant

We’ve created a new and exciting Yum Cha! Available 7 days a week.

Special Lunch Banquet From $10.80

(Inc Soup, A La Carte Meal with rice and tea or soft drink) Tel: (03) 9394 8509 Shop 46/47 Sanctuary Lakes Shopping Centre 300 Point Cook Road, Point Cook (Opposite Kmart)

10005083-01-a5Feb©MMP

CAMERON NASH

YOU NEED A MORTGAGE OR LOAN - BUT WHICH ONE?

COME TO SCOTT FINANCE FOR THE BEST ADVICE IN THE BUSINESS

(WAYNE HAWKINS)

TARNEIT

Wyndham’s traffic congestion could be eased by an overhead light-rail service along the Princes Highway, according to a key speaker invited to the launch of the council’s congestion campaign. Environmental geographer and sustainability expert Rob Gell sees the solution to Wyndham’s traffic woes in thinking beyond roads and traditional public transport systems. The former television personality said an overhead light-rail system could be installed along the freeway to the city, while a similar system could be installed in Wyndham to provide travel across the municipality. Mr Gell will help launch the council’s Get Wyndham Moving campaign on March 20. The council last week revealed that 21 of Wyndham’s arterial roads were at, or over, capacity. While the council has outlined a road solutions wishlist – including state funding for arterial road duplications, construction of the western end of the east-west link, the removal of rail level crossings, and more buses and trains – Mr Gell said a new approach was needed. “It’s about having a think into the future and not expecting to do what we have always been able to do,” he said. “We’re not living in the 1950s with V8 cars.” Mr Gell said options for Wyndham included privately funded light-rail systems and the installation of charging stations for electric cars. RACV traffic manager Dave Jones, who will also speak at the launch, said the rapid development of Point Cook was an example of how not to develop estates. “We don’t want to repeat the mistakes of Point Cook where connections to the freeway and public transport are inadequate,” he said. The council is lobbying for $100 million of road works, including arterial road duplications for Dohertys, Palmers, Sayers and Derrimut roads. The campaign will be launched on March 20 at the Wyndham Civic Centre from 7pm. \ SUE HEWITT

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 5


local views WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

www.wyndhamweekly.com.au www.pointcookweekly.com.au

MMP MEDIA PUBLICATIONS 1/75 Watton Street, Werribee, 3030

your voice

PHONE \ 9731 2777

a better way (Weekly, February 26)

CLASSIFIEDS \ 1300 138 910

DISTRIBUTION \ 8669 0510 ADVERTISING FAX \ 9741 7925 EDITORIAL EMAIL\ westnews@yourweekly.com.au EDITOR \ DAVID BONNICI REGIONAL SALES MANAGER \ NICOLE BECCHETTI 8318 5777 GROUP SALES MANAGER \ JAMES STUART 9731 2777 CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & PUBLISHER \ TRENT CASSON tcasson@theweeklyreview.com.au DISTRIBUTION \ 48,000 copies

According to Cr John Gibbons, whose trip from home in Hoppers Crossing to Truganina can take him 40 minutes: “The traffic [in Wyndham] has become unbelievable and is totally intolerable.’’ Cr Glenn Goodfellow also complains that what should be a 10-minute trip down Derrimut Road to council meetings now takes him 43 minutes. What I find totally unbelievable is not the traffic. It’s that these two intelligent men even consider travelling by car in such congestion. ON YA BIKE \ VIA WEB We, the residents of Wyndham, have the power to reduce traffic congestion. Ditch the car. Active transport is transport with benefits – better physical health, better mental health, more connected with nature, unaffected by traffic congestion. You meet other active transport users, there’s no time wasted finding

■ Published by Metro Media Publishing Pty Ltd (ACN 141 396 741). All material is copyright and The Weekly Review endorses the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance’s “Code of Conduct”. Responsibility for election comment is accepted by Trent Casson, 12 Howes Street, Airport West, 3042. All significant errors will be corrected as quickly as possible. Distribution numbers, areas and coverage are estimates only. For our terms and conditions, please visit www.theweeklyreview.com.au

www.reviewproperty.com.au

My shout a car park and much more money in the bank. And no matter how bad the congestion is, it’s not stressful as you’re in control. RIDE ON \ VIA WEB Councillors, you know exactly how to reduce congestion and it’s nothing to do with spending millions of dollars on roads. Get out of your cars and onto your bikes. Easy. I commute by bike every day. It’s fun, I save time and money and congestion is not an issue. RIDER \ VIA WEB

put jobs on the agenda The youth unemployment crisis reveals worrying pockets of disadvantage under Denis Napthine’s watch. As entire industries collapse and employment security declines, the jobs future of our state should be at the forefront of the Napthine government’s agenda. Its actions show the opposite: cutting $1.2 billion from TAFE, reducing the courses on offer and

the number of enrolments. The government’s major infrastructure pipeline consists of one dodgy tunnel. Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews has already released detailed policies to create 10,000 jobs, transform our roads and public transport and get our economy back on track. But in his dysfunctional minority government, Denis Napthine has shown he is more interested in fighting for his own job than fighting for Victorian jobs. TIM PALLAS, OPPOSITION EMPLOYMENT SPOKESMAN

The WEEKLY welcomes letters no longer than 200 words. All letters are subject to editing and must include a name, address and phone number. POST \ The Editor, PO Box 740, Niddrie, 3042 EMAIL \ westletters@mmpgroup.com.au POST A WEB COMMENT \ to any story at www.wyndhamweekly.com.au

Last week it was revealed the north-western suburbs had one of the highest rates of youth unemployment in Victoria. At 14.8 per cent it compares with Geelong at 13.8 per cent – though you don’t see politicians falling over themselves to address the job situation here like they are down the Princes Highway. There is much more political gain to help Geelong, which is made up of a few marginal state and federal seats which can make all the difference when Victorians go to the polls. The media’s interest is further sparked by the unconventional but effective PR work of Geelong mayor Darryn Lyons. Lyons has made jobs the priority for his council. The sprawling north-west requires more of a joint effort. It would be great if politicians at all levels put self-interest aside and banded together to put the region at the top of the jobs agenda. \ DAVID BONNICI \ EDITOR

10007067-01-a5Mar©MMP

HOPPERS CLUB THE PLACE TO BE The Hoppers Club presents

Sunday Sessions Andrew Wishart

X-Factor Finalist

Sunday 30 March

Wednesday – Sunday Nights Atlantic Seared Salmon served with a creamy mash, vegetables and topped with hollandaise sauce. Complimented by a glass of Robert Oatley Signature Series Sauvignon Blanc.

All for $24.00

TINA REBECCA O’CONNOR IS

ly Simpest! B e th

Appearing live at the

Also appearing live at the Hoppers Club Commencing 28th March

Dave Allen Duo Sunday 9 March

Sunday Sessions

Hoppers Club

Kartoon Sunday 16 March

WIN A TRIP WIN A HAMILTON ISLAND ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE Tuesday night’s come alive. Join in our raffle’s to receive your free entry ticket. 11th March – 22nd April All proceeds go to Royal Children’s Hospital Conditions apply.

The prize consists of a trip for two (2) adults to Hamilton Island, Queensland, including three (3) nights’ accommodation at the four and a half star rated Coral Seaview Room at the Reef View Hotel, breakfast daily, Airport to Reef Hotel transfers and unlimited access to the island shuttle service. Also includes a $500 Flight Centre voucher.

2pm - 5pm

2nd to 30th March 2014 FREE ENTRY

HOGANS RD

PANNAM DR

SS FIE LD R

6 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

MO

180-200 Pannam Drive Hoppers Crossing|9749 4844 www.hoppersclub.com.au

HOPPERS CLUB

HEATHS RD


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU hospital funds claim Angers labor mps

HEALTH

The state government has been accused of trying to take credit for Werribee Mercy Hospital’s new rehabilitation centre. At the opening of the centre last Wednesday, state Health Minister David Davis said his government had “secured $28 million from the Commonwealth’s national partnership agreement on improving public hospital services” to pay for the new centre. The comment angered local Labor MPs Joanne Ryan and Tim Pallas, as the centre’s funding was provided by the former Labor federal government. “David Davis completely failed to acknowledge the significant contribution of the former Labor federal government in providing $28 million for the project,” Ms Ryan said. ‘‘Mr Davis of all people should know that this was a joint effort, and should be acknowledged as such.” Mr Pallas said the state government had shown “unbelievable front”. But Mr Davis defended his comments, saying the federal government had provided the state government with funding for necessary health projects. “It was a state government project … the state government manages hospitals across the state” he said. \ LL

WERRIBEE PATIENT STORM ROBBINS

services in the region and believe this building will not only help us meet demand during the next few years, but for decades to come,” Dr Mellors said. Mr Davis said the centre would also benefit patients from Hobsons Bay and Melton and

reduce pressure on Footscray’s Western Hospital. “We know patients prefer to be treated, wherever possible, in their homes or as close as possible to loved ones,” he said. \ LAURA LITTLE

10003088-10-a5Mar©MMP

Werribee’s Storm Robbins hopes a new rehabilitation centre at Werribee Mercy Hospital will make his life easier. Until now, Mr Robbins, who has cerebral palsy, has made regular journeys to the Royal Children’s and Sunshine hospital for rehabilitation. The opening of a rehab centre in Werribee means Mr Robbins, 23, can spend more time in the gym building up strength in his muscles and less time on the road. “People with disabilities can find it hard to travel,” he said. “Without these services, who knows where I could be.” The $28 million centre, funded by the federal government, was opened by state Health Minister David Davis last Wednesday. The centre includes a gym, in-patient ward with 30 multi-day beds, eight two-bed rooms, 14 single-bed rooms, meeting and consulting spaces. It also includes geriatric evaluation and management services, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, and diabetes assessment and care. Mercy Health executive director Linda Mellors said the centre would meet the needs of the growing Wyndham community. “We understand the growing need for health

(MICHAEL COPP)

rehab centre a boon for wyndham

March Super Savers in store now

Open 7 Days 8am to 10pm

231-233 Heaths Rd Werribee

(Next to Wyndham Health Care Medical Centre)

● Friendly professional staff

● Faster prescription filling

Ph: 9748 8198

GET THE BEST BRANDS AT THE BEST PRICES FACE a FACE Subject to Medicare eligibility Werribee 9742 7477 30 Watton St, Werribee

New collections in-store now!

Buy one pair of glasses and you’ll get another pair absolutely free... even multifocals!

EVEN MULTIFOCALS

*See website for conditions. www.kevinpaisleyfashioneyewear.com.au/promotions

WWW.KEVINPAISLEYFASHIONEYEWEAR.COM.AU MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 7


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

in-kind scheme a ‘bad idea’ on projects that would help the wider community. A planning expert has criticised the state It was no use to provide a major government’s plan to allow developers to intersection if congestion on surrounding make in-kind infrastructure contributions local roads was not fixed, Professor Buxton in growth areas, instead of making cash said, adding that there had to be balance payments. between physical infrastructure, such RMIT’s Professor Michael Buxton said as roads, and social infrastructure, like it was a “bad idea” that could lead to community facilities. developers setting the priorities LeadWest’s chief executive, “i am for roads including arterial roads Craig Rowley, said the and freeways, footpaths, walking government’s plan would dubious and cycling trails, health and “accelerate” the provision of about the education facilities, libraries, infrastructure in growth areas. process” community facilities, stormwater He said developers building roads management and IT infrastructure. in their own subdivisions already “It shouldn’t be left to developers had the equipment and staff in place to be making the decisions on what to do other road works in kind, instead of infrastructure is needed,” Professor Buxton paying cash into a government pool. said. “[Planning] infrastructure should be He said the works in kind could also a matter for the state government working include community halls, maternal child with local government.” and health care centres, kindergartens and Professor Buxton said the government’s sport and recreation facilities. Growth Areas Infrastructure Contribution Planning Minister Matthew Guy said works-in-kind plan was unclear about how the plan would allow developers to provide priorities would be set. “I am dubious about infrastructure alongside new housing and the process; it’s not clear enough.” remove the “costly need to acquire land He said developers might choose to later … ensuring better integration of undertake infrastructure projects to benefit public and private facilities”. \ SUE HEWITT their own plans, rather than working

(MICHAEL COPP)

PLANNING

right royal time for centenarian husband William, who was an army driver stationed in NSW during World War II and then a labourer. They raised three children in Footscray, according to her eldest son, Robert Moyses, who lives in Wyndham Vale. “She had five sisters and one brother, three of whom lived to their 90s, but she’s outlived them all,” Mr Moyses said. “I suppose you could say I am the last one standing, or at least sitting,” Mrs Moyses added from her wheelchair. \ SH

MANOR LAKES

Ellen Moyses has waited a long time for royal correspondence, but she finally got a birthday card from Queen Elizabeth for her 100th birthday yesterday. She celebrated the milestone at Uniting Aged Care Manor Lakes and has set herself a new challenge: “I’m going to make it to 101.” Mrs Moyses was born on March 4, 1914 and quips that her birth started World War I the following year. In 1946 she married her late

10004084-05-a11Feb©MMP

SECURITY & SCREEN DOORS

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

SA $10VE 0

Wow!! quality, style and value. MADE TO MEASURE FULLY INSTALLED BEST PRICE GUARANTEED FAMILY BUSINESS

ZIPTRAK BLINDS

SAVE!!!

ROLLER SHUTTERS

UP TO 25%

Manual, Electric or Recharable

ROMAN BLINDS

SAVE!!!

ROLLER BLINDS

Mesh or PVC Best outdoor Blind

SAVE!!!

AWNINGS

UP TO 25%

Canvas or Mesh 2nd Storey option

SAVE!!!

SAVE!!!

VENETIAN BLINDS SAVE!!!

UP TO 25%

DOORS BLINDS & SHUTTERS AUSTRALIA

9369 0344

367 OLD GEELONG RD

HOPPERS CROSSING www.doorsblindsandshutters.com.au

8 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

PATIO BLINDS Crank - Spring or Motorised

SAVE!!! UP TO 25%

Full Blockout or Sheer Plain or Batten

UP TO 25%

Full Blockout or Sheer Day/Night Option

UP TO 25%

Timber, PVC or Aluminium

UP TO 25%


smarter shopping special buys™ on sale

NEW LOOK

CATALOGUEN COMING SOO

wed 05 mar

special buys™ on sale

sat 08 mar

3

YEAR

Easy to empty 2.2L dust container

WARRANTY

1

YEAR

WARRANTY

99 99

99 99

$

$

Child Safety Seat

Multi Cyclonic Vacuum Cleaner

1

16

YEAR

WARRANTY

20

$

99 ea

Mature skin

LACURA® VITACELL Cell Rejuvenation Serum Concentrate 30ml $56.63 per 100ml

LOWER THAN LAST YEAR

69 99

$

39 99

$

ea

Men’s & Ladies Wool Coat

1699 per kg

Kangaroo Fillet per kg $16.99 per kg

Visit Red Ho Spec ia t aldi.c ls at om.a for our u rec ipe! garnish not included

$

$

ea

Steam Mop

red hot SPECIALS $

1

YEAR

WARRANTY

Normal skin

$

for more visit aldi.com.au

7

$ 99

1999

1kg

per kg

Veal Schnitzel per kg

garnish not included

$19.99 per kg

2

ea

on sale 05 to 11 mar

Chicken & Corn Schnitzel 1kg

VIC

VIC

grown

grown

1

2

$ 99

$ 99

$ 69

$ 99

per kg

1kg

per kg

375g

Australian Truss Tomatoes per kg

Australian Crimson Seedless Grapes 1kg $2.99 per kg

serving suggestion

$7.99 per kg

VIC

1

7999

Electric Guitar

grown

$1.99 per kg

ea

Australian William Pears per kg $1.69 per kg

Australian BBQ Flat Mushrooms 375g $7.97 per kg

OPENING HOURS: See your local store or www.aldi.com.au for details. Meat and produce prices valid from 05/03/14 - 11/03/14 in our Victorian stores. Meat and produce prices are also available in Albury and Lavington stores. Some items are sold in pre-packed sizes. While stocks last – please note stocks are limited and will vary between stores. Despite our careful planning, we apologise if selected items may sell out on the first day due to unexpected high demand. In the event of unexpected high demand, ALDI Stores reserves the right to limit purchases to reasonable quantities. ALD4338_W10_C MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 9


MY WYNDHAM \ harry van moorst is keen for green, WRITES REBECCA MILLER

A

Werribee resident for 25 years, environmental activist Harry van Moorst says Wyndham is a great place that needs to be better protected.

Where’s your favourite retreat spot? Walking along Werribee River and admiring our coastline. I don’t want to see it developed, we need to protect it. Favourite place to get coffee or a bite to eat? We have some wonderful Thai, Vietnamese and Indian restaurants. I spend most of my time at the Italian Sports Club of Werribee. What do you love about your patch? The growth of our community through Facebook sites such as those for the Shoestring Garden, Western Region Environment Centre and Wyndham Heritage Recovery Incorporated. What would you change in your neighbourhood? Create more sustainable jobs. There’s a problem of poverty and inequality in Wyndham with people

(Scott McNaughton)

What’s your connection to the local community? I’m the director of the Western Region Environment Centre. I’ve been working there for 15 years, since the end of the [Werribee] toxic dump campaign. After speaking with the council and the community, we set up the environment centre to protect Wyndham’s environment and act as a watchdog for the area. Our focus is on community development within an environmental context, including creating jobs linked to sustainability.

getting left behind due to a lack of employment or job loss. Work needs to be done on public transport and people need to be encouraged to ride bicycles. What do you remember being in Wyndham that’s no longer there? Quite a few heritage buildings have gone, including the Davis House on Watton Street which was demolished

last year. A lot of Wyndham’s history has been lost and a lot of space and land, including agricultural land, due to development. When I came to Werribee there were no traffic lights and it was easy to get around, unlike now. \

SUGGEST A MY WYNDHAM INTERVIEWEE @ clevy@mmpgroup.com.au

INVESTMENT STRATEGIES SEMINAR

Join like minded individuals like yourself in a relaxed environment to enjoy dinner and conversation whilst discussing tried and tested investment strategies. We cover topics like Property Investment, investing your super wisely, Investment Portfolios and planning for your retirement and many more tips to help you in a simple straight forward way. There is a limited amount of seats available and entrance is only available to pre-registered guests.

COMPLIMENTARY ADMISSION 10 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

Tuesday11th and Wednesday 12th March 6:30pm a 7:00pm Start WERRIBEE RACING CENTRE 2 Bulban Road, Werribee Complimentary on-site Parking

LUCKY DOOR PRIZE OF $500 DRAWN ON NIGHT TO REGISTER Phone: 13OO 954 253 Email: enquiry@bostonone.com.au


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

show a soaring success POINT COOK

BRISTOL BOXKITE C-17 CARGO BAY

(MARK SMITH)

More than 33,000 people flocked to Point Cook at the weekend for the Centenary of Military Aviation Air Show. Spectators at Royal Australian Air Force Williams were treated to flying and static displays featuring aircraft that have contributed to Australia’s rich military aviation history. A six-hour flying display provided a spectacular history lesson with dozens of aircraft spanning the past 100 more than years, from a replica of the original Bristol Boxkite through to aircraft 33,000 people from World War II and the Korea visited the air and Vietnam conflicts … then it show was on to the 21st century hardware. The crowd was also wowed by aerobatic displays from the RAAF Roulettes and the Royal Australian Navy’s helicopter display team. THE ROULETTES On the ground there were opportunities to look inside a host of aircraft, including the gigantic C-17 Globemaster transport. support we received from organisations such RAAF head of special events Air as Victoria Police, Public Transport Victoria, Commodore Phil Byrne thanked the VicRail and Wyndham council.” \ DAVID BONNICI community for its support. “I’m extremely pleased with the air show » Picture gallery: wyndhamweekly.com.au and its success was only possible with the

JOHN RAYNOR’S HARVARD TRAINER

We’re all about...

CITY STYLE Urban Trends AW14 AUTUMN WINTER 2014

Be inspired by our New York Autumn/Winter fashion displays throughout Werribee Plaza to help you create an amazing new season wardrobe. Plus enjoy our FREE style lounge and pop-up parades where you can learn all the latest fashion tips for the season.

FREE STYLING SESSIONS

POP-UP FASHION PARADES

Wednesday 26 - Sunday 30 March

Thursday 27 - Sunday 30 March

Treat yourself to a one on one session with our top fashion stylist Maryanne Barja. Book your FREE session* at werribeeplaza.com or contact our Customer Service Desk at the Centre on 9749 5111.

Enjoy our Autumn/Winter pop-up fashion runways showcasing the latest in men’s and women’s fashion.

* Terms and conditions apply. Numbers are strictly limited.

Thur & Fri

11am, 1pm, 6pm & 8pm

Sat & Sun

12noon & 2pm

For full details on fashion events or to register your booking, visit werribeeplaza.com Cnr Derrimut & Heaths Rds Ph: 03 9749 5111

werribeeplaza.com

Like us at facebook.com/werribeeplaza to be first in line for news, events and special invitations, or sign-up as a member online. MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 11


12 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

cash crops at risk from deadly fungal disease never make it to the supermarket. People don’t know that this is hitting farmers Werribee South market gardeners are already struggling with increasing costs, battling a fungal disease that is “ravaging” who have to just give up on some crops.” their broccoli and cauliflower fields. White blister can be caused by long AUSVEG spokesman Andrew White periods of dampness. It can also be said white blister had been known to wipe transmitted through infected produce, out entire crops. seedlings or seeds left behind in soil or The organisation held a field day with carried by wind, rain and irrigation growers, researchers and industry splash. representatives last week to assess Crop planting and rotation the problem. practices can limit the disease, “there’s an Although Werribee South which can wipe out 100 per cent oversupply farmers have seen their crops of crops. of produce” decimated by the disease which Mr Wallace said pressure causes white blisters on plants, on Werribee South farmers was shoppers would never know, increasing, with the development according to David Wallace, president of Wyndham Harbour putting them of the Victorian Vegetable Growers in conflict with new residents who might Association. object to chicken manure fertiliser used Mr Wallace said market gardeners were on farms. forced to plough affected crops back into “White blister just adds to the stress; it the soil and start again. happens all year round and seems to come “Werribee South farmers already hard hit in bursts affecting everyone.” \ SUE HEWITT by high production costs, especially water, now have to deal with nature. There’s an » AUSVEG: 1800 247 666 oversupply of produce, so affected plants

(SUPPLIED)

WERRIBEE SOUTH

little house to fund big results Inspired by the shape of children’s building blocks, a Williams Landing developer is making a cubby to help build the future for young people. Cedar Woods is a part of a cubby challenge to raise funds for youth homelessness charity Kids Under Cover. The charity provides mentoring, scholarships and portable accommodation for young people.

Cedar Woods is one of several developers to meet the challenge of building a cubby to be auctioned to raise funds for the charity. It has created the “Grubby Cubby”, to ‘‘encourage children to get in and play in an interactive way”, according to Cedar Woods marketing manager Stephen Jones. This year’s entries will be on display at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show from March 26-30 and will be auctioned on Sunday, March 30. \ SH

WYNDHAM’S MOST STYLISH EVENTS VENUE

NOTICE TO AFFECTED PERSONS OF TREE CUTTING / REMOVAL

10003710-05-a5Mar©MMP

WILLIAMS LANDING

Looking for a venue to host your next function? Look no further than the Italian Sports Club of Werribee As we have all your needs covered in 2014 Come in and ask us about......... Weddings, Birthdays, Christenings, Anniversaries, Corporate Events, Meetings, Seminars, Community Event etc... Pick up one of our Function Packages from the ISCW Reception area or download them from our website

Under the Code of Practice for Electric Line Clearance Powercor Australia Limited (Powercor Australia) must maintain vegetation clearance around powerlines in compliance with the Electricity Safety (Electric Line Clearance) Regulations 2010 (Vic) (Regulations) and the Code of Practice for Electric Line Clearance set out in the Schedule to the Regulations (Code). Notice is hereby given by Powercor Australia pursuant to Clause 5 of the Code of cutting and removal works on trees that are on public land and within the boundaries of private properties.

Where cutting or removal works are to occur on known trees of cultural or environmental significance (as defined in Clause 5 of the Regulations), the relevant party will be contacted and information pertaining to the (a) details of the impact of the cutting or removal and (b) the actions to be taken to minimise that impact, will be provided.

Enquiries can be made on 5338 3300.

all on 4 Plus ®

ZO351205

These works are scheduled to occur in the municipalities of Wyndham, Melton, Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Moorabool, Golden Plains and Greater Geelong over the next 60 days in order to maintain the required clearance space around powerlines prescribed by the Code.

Ph: 97411225 Email: functions@iscw.com.au • 601 Heaths Rd Werribee. • www.iscw.com.au

alternatives to Dentures or Deteriorated Teeth

As Advertised

^ Subject to suitability. All dental and surgical procedures carry risks. Before proceeding you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner. All On 4 Plus® is a registered trademark of CAID.

eat. live. smile.

appoinTmenTs, free bookleTs & informaTion seminars

1300 all on 4 1300 255 664

www.allon4.com.au

Permanent Replacement of ALL Teeth ON 4 Implants ...in 2 Days^ MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 13


Mayoral Column

Profile \ garden helps karen people grow, writes SUE HEWITT

A

new life has grown for a Karen “It is like what we used to grow in refugee through a Werribee Park Burma long ago. We couldn’t grow our project that has taken him back to vegetables in the refugee camp,” she his family’s roots. says. “The community kitchen garden See Mee Tun is learning about his brings everyone together. Burmese farming and culinary culture ‘‘Mostly we’re Karen people and we while undertaking a horticulturalist tend the garden, harvest the crops and traineeship at Werribee Park. every day we make lunch from the The 21-year-old was born in Burma produce and share it. Here there’s so but was a baby when his family fled much space to grow what we want.” persecution for the overcrowded Parks Victoria chief Mae La refugee camp on the executive Bill Jackson says the “it is like Burmese-Thai border. community kitchen garden, what we See Mee, his parents and developed for culturally and used to grow linguistically diverse (CALD) five brothers lived in the in burma” camp for 15 years before communities from across coming to Australia in 2009, Melbourne’s western suburbs, joining the growing Karen is now at the centre of a thriving community in Werribee. program with a horticultural He was reunited in Werribee with educational facility helping people like Evelyn Kunoo, 49, who he knew at the See Mee. refugee camp where more than 50,000 “When the project began, it aimed mostly Karen refugees eke out an to address some of the mental health existence. issues associated with the effects of Mrs Kunoo lived at the camp for 22 post-traumatic disorders, including years and was a midwife who delivered depression and isolation for women many babies, giving birth to five from refugee communities,” Dr children herself. For Mrs Kunoo, the Jackson says. “Now the project has vegetables being grown in a community grown to include younger members of kitchen garden at Werribee Park – the community; … the women’s kids, like a huge vegetable melon – invoke grandkids, nephews and nieces.” \ shewitt@mmpgroup.com.au memories from a time long past.

Evelyn Kunoo

(michael copp)

What a great weekend of events in Wyndham. ������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������ base in Point Cook. Visitors were given ����������������������������������������� ��������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������� �������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������ ��������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������� ���������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������� ����������������� ��������������������������������������� ���������������������������������������������� �������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������� �������������������������������������������� �������������������������������������������� ��������������������������������������������� ����������������������������������������������� ���������������������� ������������������������������������������� Weerama make Wyndham a great City to live, work and visit. �������������

SEE MEE TUN

Deer Park – West Werribee Junction

Regional Rail Link temporary road closures – Wyndham Vale From Tuesday 18 March until Thursday 17 April Greens Road will be temporarily closed to traffic west of the Wyndham Vale Square shopping centre. Access to the area will be available via Bulban Road. See detour map. Ballan Road The new Ballan Road bridge will be closed overnight on Wednesday 19

14 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

and Thursday 20 March from 8 pm – 6 am to facilitate asphalting and line marking works. During these closures, signed detours will be in place along Manor Lakes Boulevard/ Kinglake Drive. For more information about these works call the Regional Rail Link community information line on 1800 107 925 and select option 4 for the Deer Park – West Werribee Junction project team, or visit www. regionalraillink.vic.gov.au

ZO480050

Greens Road (west of Regional Rail Link tracks)


10004634-01-a5Feb©MMP

MATTRESS UP TO 50% OFF

MADNESS

Considering a career in childcare or kindergarten? Or even to work as a nanny or OSHC, then come along to The Gordon’s information night to see if this could be a career for you. Children’s Services now at the Werribee Learning Centre. Early childhood educators are always in demand, so give us a call today, apply and be ready for a fun, fulfilling and rewarding career.

Stud

FREE y * at The Gordo n

INFORMATION SESSIONS

ZO440161

Dates: Tuesday 11 March Tuesday 18 March Time: 6pm Venue: Werribee Learning Centre 9 Bridge Street, Werribee

For further information phone 5225 0500 or visit thegordon.edu.au 03348

* Come to our info night to see if you are eligible

307 Old Geelong Road, Hoppers Crossing

Ph: 9974 3374

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 15


Business Profile

10005095-01-a5Mar©MMP

news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

wheels set in motion to tackle cancer

As the only ‘live seafood’ restaurant with yum cha in the Point Cook area, China Lantern House is the place for fresh seafood and banquets, new manager Tim says. “All our dishes are made fresh and our fast-paced service makes us the ideal place to have lunch on a busy work day. “And our lunch specials start from $10.80 per person, including soup, an a la carte dish with rice, and Chinese tea or soft drink,” Tim says. The restaurant, also open for dinner, and has on the menu steamed and fried dumplings, including vegetarian, beef, lamb and pork; seafood, rice, noodle and vegetarian dishes; and traditional Chinese desserts. Diners can order their choice of meals off the menu for yum cha rather than the traditional structured banquet. Even though China Lantern has only been open two months it is already pleasing diners, including Melbourne foodies Leon and ‘Chooka’. “Had dinner for two. We had fried chicken and pork ribs. Décor was good and the manager was accommodating. We will be returning to try other items in the near future.” Chooka agreed. “Went and had the all-you-can eat yum cha. It was pretty good and the manager was helpful. Will be back.” China Lantern House, at shop 46/47 Sanctuary Lakes shopping centre, 300 Point Cook Road, Point Cook, opens 11am-3pm and 5-10pm daily. Inquiries: 9394 8509

16 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

Raphael McGowan was cycling across the United States with friends in 2011 when he got a call to say his sister had been diagnosed with cancer. A mole on Tess’s back had turned into a melanoma. Doctors removed the mole, but by the time Tess began treatment the cancer had spread throughout her body. She died less than a year later, leaving behind a husband and a one-year-old daughter. McGowan says his sister’s sudden death stunned his family. “She was so young and had very fair skin and was always sun-conscious,” he says. After struggling to come to terms with his sister’s death, McGowan decided to jump back on his bike and cycle 1900 kilometres from Adelaide to Sydney to raise awareness and money to help with research. The Sydney resident is visiting friends and family along the way, so they can share their memories of Tess. On Sunday, McGowan will arrive in Werribee to meet family from the western suburbs. He will ride to Whitten Oval on Monday, where he will join the Western Bulldogs for a morning tea. Tess was a big Bulldogs fan.

(SUPPLIED)

CHARITY

McGowan hopes to raise at least $100,000 for the Melanoma Institute of Australia. “Tess was on a trial program and it gave her another three months with family and friends,” he says. “It meant we could get out everything we wanted to say and Tess could make her wishes clear.”

McGowan hopes his journey will encourage people to regularly check their moles and be sun conscious. “If you can catch it early, you can get it removed.” \ LAURA LITTLE » cyclingtomarch.com


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

BRIEFS family escapes fire A Laverton family has escaped a fire that destroyed their house last Sunday night. Firefighters were called to Woods Street about 1.45am after neighbours heard screaming and saw flames leaping from the Housing Department house. The family was evacuated from it after being woken up by a smoke alarm. A man in his 30s was treated by paramedics for minor burns and a small cut to his arm. The cause of the fire will be investigated. \ police car rammed Police are appealing for witnesses after a police car was rammed in Hoppers Crossing last Tuesday. Police said a red Ford sedan reversed into the car after it was spotted driving at high speed along Derrimut Road. Police tracked the vehicle to Paloma Court and attempted to stop it, but the driver reversed into the side of the police car and fled the scene. A police officer was taken to hospital with minor injuries. Information to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 \ health message for women South Western Melbourne Medicare Local is urging Wyndham women to look after their health by being screened for breast and

cervical cancer. Statistics show Wyndham has among the lowest screening rates in Victoria. GP Jo-Ann Silva said screening was vital. \ breakfast club Ninety students from across Wyndham will get their school day off to a good start after a local charity received $2000 to provide them with breakfast. The Breakfast Club, which is run by the Sikh community, received the money through the Williams Landing Neighbourhood Grant Scheme. The club provides students with ingredients such as bread, milk and cereal to ensure they have breakfast before starting school. \ be a good sport Wyndham residents can improve their athletic performance by visiting Wyndham Vale’s newest sports medicine centre and high-performance academy. My Physio Evolution will be opened by mayor Bob Fairclough on Friday at 6pm. The centre includes surgeons, physiotherapists, sports physicians, a high-performance gym and the largest Redcord studio in the southern hemisphere. It’s at 141-143 Greens Road, Wyndham Vale. Details: myphysiowyndhamvale.com.au \

Prison Officer Department of Justice It’s nothing like you see on the TV or in the movies. What I find most challenging about the job is learning how to deal with prisoners’ issues that they come up with regarding their impending release, and helping them manage their relationships with their family whilst they’re in prison. It’s just a constant learning process. I think it’s a great career move, and a job you can be proud of. If you believe that becoming a Prison Officer could be your next career move, visit www.cvcareers.com.au Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

It’s the best career choice I’ve ever made ZO420219

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 17


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

PEOPLE

LIVING IN THE

SUBURBS ARE AT RISK

FROM FIRE TOO.

MONIQUE GORNIAKOWSKI, TARA TYERMAN AND EMMA STRATTON

(PHOTOGRAPHS BY CATHY JACKSON)

Homes near grasslands or bush are at risk from fire. Know what to do when one starts. Visit the VicEmergency website.

DO YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO? visit emergency.vic.gov.au call 1800 240 667 download the FireReady app

PUPILS FROM DANCEMAX

10005737-06-a5Mar©MMP

JOIN A REAL CLUB FOR ONLY MEMBERS JACKPOT DRAWS EVERY FRIDAY 7PM, 8PM, & 9PM

WIN A TRIP FOR 2 TO VEGAS OR WIN $15,000 CASH! Major Network Prize Drawn 7th March 2014

$5

FREE BINGO MONDAYS & THURSDAYS EYES DOWN AT 10AM COFFEE & TEA SUPPLIED ROLLING JACKPOTS LUCKY DOOR PRIZES

Thursdays & Fridays, includes pot of beer, gls house wine or pot of soft drink. Selections include Parma’s, Roast, Calamari

and more….

HOT SNACK MENU ALL DAY EVERY DAY COURTESY BUS IS BUSINESS AS USUAL

www.clubmix.org.au PLAYING A GAMING MACHINE, OR PARTICIPATING IN A LOYALTY SCHEME THAT REQUIRES EXPENDITURE ON GAMING MACHINE PLAY OR AGREEMENT TO RECEIVE GAMING MACHINE ADVERTISING, DOES NOT QUALIFY YOU, OR CONTRIBUTE TO YOUR QUALIFICATION, TO ENTER OR PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROMOTION. FULL TERMS AND CONDITIONS AVAILABLE AT YOUR CLUB. IMAGES FOR ILLUSTRATION PURPOSES ONLY, MAY NOT REPRESENT FINAL PRODUCT. PERMIT NUMBER 13/2682

HAPPY HOURS MONDAY to FRIDAY

Bistro open for lunch Thursday & Fridays as well as dinner Thursday to Saturday.

We can now help you with your function needs. Just ring us and ask for Silva for details

HOPPERS CROSSING SPORTS CLUB HOGANS ROAD, HOPPERS CROSSING

9748 6699

www.hopperssports.com.au

18 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

$10 lunch menu

Membership still only $5 a year, so come and join a “real club” and receive 10% of your food & bev and lots more………

ENDS SOON


MARCH 5 | 2014

SPACE, STYLE COMBINE WYNDHAM

RIVER VIEWS, P3

incorporating incorporating incorporating

incorporating

MODERN MOVE

AGENTS’ CHOICE, P4


FR

$258,0 $258,000

READY TO MOVE IN READY TO MOVE IN AUGUST Qualit Low Deposit

Finance Available Lands Quality Inclusions Landscaping Includedthoma Call 9748 6333

Low Deposit Finance Available

Call 9748 6333

thomascarr.com.au

Developed by

*Conditions Apply. Includes first home buyers grant. Illustrated images & floorplans are indicative only and will change according to selected specification. Refer to your Developed by consultants for working drawings Marketed sales forby precise details.

MODERN LIVING AT AFFORDABLE PRICES

*Conditions Apply. Includes first home buyers grant. Illustrated images & floorplans are indicative only and will change according to selected specification. Refer to your sales consultants for working drawings for precise details.

PH

9748

6333

PH

9741

9000

$258,000 $258,000

FROMFROMFROM

* MODERN LIVING AT AFFORDABLE PRICES

MODERN LIVING AT * AFFORDABLE PRICES

READY TO MOVE IN AUGUST*

$258,000

READY TO MOVE IN Inclusions AUGUST Low Deposit Quality

Finance Available Landscaping Included Low Deposit Quality READY TO MOVE IN Inclusions AUGUST Finance Available

Low Deposit Finance Available

Call 9748 6333 Call 9748 6333

Call 9748 6333 *Conditions *Conditions Apply. Apply. Includes Includes first first home home buyers buyers grant. grant. Illustrated images images & Illustrated & floorplans floorplans are are indicative indicative only only and and will will change to selected Refer your change according according to Includes selected specification. specification. Refer to togrant. your *Conditions Apply. first home buyers sales consultants for working drawings for precise details. Illustrated images for & working floorplans are indicative onlydetails. and will sales consultants drawings for precise change according to selected specification. Refer to your sales consultants for working drawings for precise details.

2 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

Landscaping Included

Quality Inclusions Landscaping Included

thomascarr.com.au thomascarr.com.au

thomascarr.com.au

Developed by

Marketed by

Developed by

Marketed by

Developed by

Marketed by

P H

9 7 4 8

6 3 3 3

P H

9 7 4 1

9 0 0 0

P H

9 7 4 8

6 3 3 3

P H

9 7 4 1

9 0 0 0

PH 9748 6333

PH 9741 9000


PROPERTY OF THE WEEK

TARNEIT \ 18 GIOFCHES CRESCENT Think big, with this quality residence opposite the village green in a quiet pocket of Riverview Park estate. On a 567-square-metre block with semi-circular driveway, the 34-square residence (circa 2005) captures river views from the front breakfast balcony. Designed for family living with its practical floor plan dividing the formal from informal and entertainment zones (and the kids from the grown-ups), the two-level treat will appeal to families who appreciate space, style and

comfort. Immediately to the right of the wide hall is the carpeted study, while a powder room and understair storage are opposite a carpeted lounge room with a Heat & Glo gas log fire. At the end of the hall is the living zone, which has the kitchen to the left and the dining and family room divided by an open wall. The well-designed kitchen includes an island bench/breakfast bar, D’Amani stainless-steel appliances (dishwasher, 900mm oven with five-burner gas cooktop), pantry and tiled splashback. A sliding door leads into the

4

PRD Nationwide \ 9742 7557

POSTCODE

3029

2

2

laundry with external access, and beyond into the remote-controlled double garage. French doors open to the covered deck and compact backyard, which includes the basic landscaping. Back in the hall, where a carpeted staircase ascends to a large retreat, three bedrooms with built-in wardrobes, a separate toilet and bathroom with huge bath, oversized shower and vanity. At the front is the sumptuous main bedroom suite, which incorporates a walk-in wardrobe behind a TV wall, an en suite with spa,

Price \ $520,000 – $550,000

dual-basin vanity, separate toilet and large shower, and a front balcony that overlooks the village green. Extras include ducted heating, Bonaire evaporative cooling and timber venetians. Position is another feature that will add appeal for active families, with Werribee River walking and cycling paths, schools (Wyndham Central College, Bethany Primary, Westgrove Primary), bus stop, Werribee Plaza shops, Italian Social Club and Galvin Park sporting facilities nearby. \ ROSS MCGRAVIE

Private sale

Australia’s new home for property With 400,000 listings and growing download the FREE App today! iPhone & iPad is a registered trade mark of Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple, Inc

MARCH 5, 2014 \ REVIEWPROPERTY.COM.AU 3


WERRIBEE \ 13 Purchas Street

YPA Estate Agents Werribee \ 9741 7777

Price \ $295,000 – $315,000

TARNEIT \ 67 Rosegrange Boulevard

Private sale

YPA Estate Agents Werribee \ 9741 7777

Price \ $440,000 – $465,000

Private sale

Here’s good news for anyone struggling to find an affordable property large enough for a growing family. The well-maintained house has four bedrooms with built-in wardrobes, a bathroom, separate toilet, open-plan family-meals zone, and an updated kitchen with oodles of storage and bench space, a dishwasher and stainless-steel appliances, including a 900mm freestanding cooker. Slate floors and brightly coloured feature walls in the kids’ bedrooms enhance the interior. The home has ducted heating and evaporative cooling, while the property’s 12 two-kilowatt solar panels will keep the power bills down. A sliding door from the living zone leads to a large backyard with undercover entertainment area. Beyond are low-maintenance landscaped gardens and ample room for the kids to run amok on the lawn. A single carport and garage are included. \

If babies are arriving faster than your present house can keep up with, then this spacious residence in Tarneit has got you covered. A modern decor flows through four bedrooms, the main with walk-in wardrobe and en suite; the remaining bedrooms have built-in wardrobes. And there’s an open-plan family-meals space and separate lounge room. The large kitchen has ample storage space, including a walk-in pantry, and stainless-steel appliances. Evaporative cooling, ducted heating and a security system are included. A sliding door from the family-meals zone leads to a pergola, accessible from the main bedroom, and there’s a raised garden bed and decking. Low-maintenance landscaped front and back gardens and a double garage in the package. The house on 590 square metres has plenty of scope for a family and is close to schools, Wyndham Village shopping centre and the future Tarneit railway station. \

4

4

postcode

3030

1

2

Property of the Week

postcode

3029

2

2

Shop 3/19 Synnot St, Werribee Ph: 9741 1000 Pat 0417 206 207 www.pellegrinorealestate.com.au

22 PePPermint CresCent Wyndham Vale

WERRIBEE 50 NaNtIlla CREsCENt $595,000

A refreshing change, built by Porter Davis Homes, set in the Manor Lakes Estate • This home has it all water tank, security doors, solar panels, air conditioning, TV points to all rooms, instantaneous hot water and textured feature walls • Open living area, kitchen with s/steel appliances • 4 bedrooms plus study, master with a luxurious ensuite and the privacy of a parents retreat • Established landscaped garden, timber deck & the remote double garage with internal access

For sale Price $399,000 - $429,000 Open Saturday 12.30 - 12.45pm

Trust the sale of your home to

Michelle Chick

I’m a local resident, with local knowledge and 10 years local experience. If you’re thinking of selling or buying call me today!

0416 007 949 michelle.c@sweeneyea.com.au www.facebook.com/SweeneyEAMichelleChick

The ‘can do’ agents..... Werribee 9974 0922 4 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

A RARE GEM WITH OPTION FOR VACANT BLOCK We are offering the growing family this three bedroom home with study which can be easily used as a fourth bedroom. Full ensuite and walk-in-robe to master bedroom, built-in-robes to all other bedrooms. step down lounge, large kitchen/meals area adjoining sitting room, spacious rumpus room and family room with open fire place and cathedral ceilings. Ducted heating, evaporative cooling, dishwasher, double lock up garage. also the lucky buyers will have first option to buy a 707m2 vacant block next door.


ypa.com.au

Werribee 12 Jellicoe Street

3

2

2

4

Werribee Central Location Boasting Stunning Renovations And Appointments There are renovations and there are renovations one can say. When it comes to this home, it’s a simple case of stunning or nothing. And believe us here, stunning it is with appointments and concepts that rarely feature at all, let alone all in one home. A true entertainer delight and designed for living, this gorgeous residence entails a renovated matt vinyl wrap kitchen, upmarket appliances and stone bench tops. A huge adjoining separate meals room is ideal to get all the family together while the formal lounge is quite sizable! Double glazed windows and a full European laundry also feature. Polished solid hardwood flooring features throughout, while pretty much everything has received the once over! Roller shutters, gas heating and air conditioning also feature here. Outdoors a lavish alfresco featuring a combination of merbau decking and casual lounge, rendered walls and stone bench tops, while also being enclosable for all year round entertaining thanks to the commercial grade bi-fold glazed doors. A tandem double carport is also here while there is also a double garage or workshop and for the kids a heap of backyard to run! With this wonderful location, the Werribee CBD, train station and schools are a simple stroll away while freeway access could not be easier! It just seems to have it all!

9741 7777

191 Watton Street, Werribee

Private Sale Contact Agent Inspect

Sat 10.45-11.15am Photo ID required

Contact

John Camilleri 0414 778 940 Kirsty Cunningham 0414 344 475

your property agent™ MARCH 5, 2014 \ reviewproperty.com.au 5


ypa.com.au

Werribee 8 Pennar Way

4

1

3

3

2

Southside Special, In A Quiet Court Location Situated in one of Werribee’s most sought after locations, is this modern family home boasting a large master with retreat, WIR, open plan spa ensuite, plus a private enclosed courtyard. The remaining 3 BRs are fitted with BIRs, with bedroom 2 appointed with an ensuite. Comprising a sunken lounge, central kitchen with WI pantry, while timber bi-fold doors open onto the alfresco. Adjoining the kitchen, is the open plan meals & family area. Features a theatre room, central bathroom, laundry & study. Includes heating, cooling, alarm, 9’ ceilings, floating timber floors to all BRs, double remote garage with internal access, water tank, large shed & unrestricted side access for a boat or caravans. Set on a fantastic allotment of 936m2 with fully landscaped gardens & a circle exposed aggregate driveway.

Tarneit 17 Reflections Boulevard

Private Sale Contact Agent Inspect

By appointment Photo ID required

Contact

Leslie Goodwin 0419 110 582 Tony Vercher 0421 734 414

4

1

2

2

2

Exquisite Classy Contemporary Jewel In Reflections! In a class of its own this ex-display home is sure to blow you away with its excellence, sophisticated design & abundance of space. Stunning façade with a lovely timber decked entrance leading you through to an amazing floor plan which presents a huge master BR with a hotel style ensuite & WIR, study with built-in shelving, state of the art theatre room set up, central bathroom, open plan family/meals area & a gorgeous tiled alfresco with built in overhead heaters. Appointments includes hostess kitchen with stone benches, stone bathrooms, high ceilings, tiled feature walls, ducted heating, evap cooling, security system, halogen lighting, SS appliances, water tank with pump, timber decked seating, double remote garage with internal access & low maintenance landscaped gardens.

9741 7777

191 Watton Street, Werribee 6 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

Private Sale Contact Agent Inspect

Sat 10.45-11.15am Photo ID required

Contact

Bassam Tofaili 0411 449 821 Kirsty Cunningham 0414 344 475

your property agent™


ypa.com.au

Tarneit 29 Penrose Promenade

4

1

2

2

2

Sophisticated, Stylish, Contemporary ‘Wow Factor’ Exuberant, stunning, pristine presentation & sheer class is what this property presents! Comprising 4 fitted BRs, master with a hotel-style ensuite, large WIR & sliding door leading outside, massive formal lounge adjacent to a tiled family meals area, study room or formal dining & a timber decked alfresco. Soaring 9ft ceilings, hostess kitchen with stone bench tops, plantation shutters, halogen lighting, 900mm SS upright cooker, large WI pantry, ducted heating, split system A/C, alarm, video intercom, electric security shutters, café blinds, double remote garage & manicured gardens. Perfectly positioned across from a fantastic kids playground, walking distance to Tarneit Gardens kindergarten/community centre & the new shopping complex, all of this on a whopping 790m2 allotment.

Truganina 8 Cabarita Street

4

2

Young & Vibrant 4 Bedroom Family Treasure This generously proportioned family home comprises 4 Private Sale BRs, the master features a WIR & FES, while the open plan Inspect design boast a huge living area, meals room & large hostess kitchen. Ducted gas heating & evap cooling also feature, while the double garage boasts direct internal Contact access. Outdoors, an under cover decked pergola, all set on 522m2 approx. There is also the opportunity to create unrestricted side access, perfect for caravan/boat access.

9741 7777

191 Watton Street, Werribee

2

Private Sale Contact Agent Inspect

Sat 11.30-12noon Photo ID required

Contact

Bassam Tofaili 0411 449 821 James Antonio 0401 889 248

2 Werribee 2 Villa Walk Exquisite, Picturesque Establishment!

Contact Agent Sat 12.15-12.45pm Photo ID required John Camilleri 0414 778 940 Kirsty Cunningham 0414 344 475

4

This stunning family home features 3 fitted BRs, ensuite Private Sale & WIR to master, study/4th BR, formal lounge with OFP & Inspect formal dining, open plan family/meals area, all-weather entertainment area & double remote garage with rear access. Includes Tas Oak timber floors in living areas, Tas Contact Oak timber kitchen, heating, cooling, 2 sheds & more. Set on approx 1011m2, close to parks, schools, Werribee River bike trails/walking tracks, shops & all amenities.

2

2

2

$490,000 - $530,000 Sat 1-1.30pm Photo ID required Bassam Tofaili 0411 449 821 Tony Vercher 0421 734 414

your property agent™ MARCH 5, 2014 \ reviewproperty.com.au 7


ypa.com.au

Werribee 9 Riversdale Drive

4

2

2

Tranquil Location Near Werribee River This immaculately presented home presents 4 fitted Private Sale BRs, master with BIR & ensuite, formal lounge, open plan Inspect hostess kitchen, meals & 2nd family living area along with a study. Includes heating, cooling, laminate floors, double remote garage plus a 2nd double garage at the Contact rear with attached shed & ample side access for your boat/caravan. Outdoors, a fab entertainment area, and with established gardens there is no work to be done.

Werribee 26 Coventry Drive

Contact Agent Sat 10-10.30am Photo ID required Kirsty Cunningham 0414 344 475 John Camilleri 0414 778 940

3

1

1

Renovated Family Residence With Park Views With all the hard work done, you will be ever impressed Private Sale with the joys that lay within this beautiful home. With Inspect 3 BRs, a huge main living & formal dining with solid polished hardwood flooring, central kitchen adj meals room & renovated main bathroom. Features ducted Contact heating & evap cooling, lock-up garage & a heap of backyard for the kids to play free all in view. Close to park grounds, Werribee River & the Werribee CBD.

9741 7777

191 Watton Street, Werribee 8 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

4 Hoppers Crossing 1/11 Acer Terrace 3 Bedrooms, Ensuite, Central Position! Opportunity knocks with this fantastic first home, Private Sale investment opportunity or a well suited property for a Inspect low maintenance lifestyle. Centrally positioned, walk to public transport, schools, childcare, parklands, bike trails, walking tracks, Skeleton Creek & shops. Three Contact fitted BRs, ensuite & WIR to master, lounge, neat kitchen/meals area, single lock-up garage, a great sized paved pergola area, ducted heating & split system A/C.

1 Point Cook 81 Hemsley Promenade Luxury In Your Own Secluded Paradise!

$280,000 - $299,000 Sat 10-10.30am Photo ID required John Camilleri 0414 778 940 Kirsty Cunningham 0414 344 475

Gorgeous family home with stunning contemporary Private Sale dĂŠcor such as polished Tas Oak timber floors, exquisite Inspect gloss kitchen, heating, cooling, security system, double remote garage with rear/internal access & indoor IG heated LAP POOL & spa with bathroom. Five BRs, ensuite Contact & WIR to master, formal lounge/dining, hotel style bathroom, open plan family meals area, and outdoors a timber decked area surrounded by manicured gardens.

3

2

2

1

$280,000 - $295,000 Sat 10-10.30am Photo ID required Bassam Tofaili 0411 449 821 James Antonio 0401 889 248

5

3

3

2

$615,000 - $640,000 Sat 2-2.30pm Photo ID required Bassam Tofaili 0411 449 821 Tony Vercher 0421 734 414

your property agent™


ypa.com.au

1 Sandalwood Circuit, Tarneit Another Fantastic Result by your property agent… YPA Werribee 9741 7777

7 Angela Drive, Hoppers Crossing Another Fantastic Result by your property agent… YPA Werribee 9741 7777

9 Bromley Street, Wyndham Vale Another Fantastic Result by your property agent… YPA Werribee 9741 7777

55 Church Street, Werribee Another Fantastic Result by your property agent… YPA Werribee 9741 7777

9741 7777

191 Watton Street, Werribee

your property agent™ MARCH 5, 2014 \ reviewproperty.com.au 9


8256 1111 micmpointcook.com.au G! ST IN LI W NE

NE

W

LI

ST IN

G!

POINT COOK

405 Boardwalk Blvd, Point Cook

4

2

2

FAMILY HAVEN IN QUIET POCKET

28 Ranfurlie Avenue, Point Cook

4

2

2

SLEEK AND SPACIOUS FAMILY RESIDENCE

6 Malibu Blvd, Point Cook

3

2

SINGLE LEVEL STUNNER IN PRIME ESTATE

Beautifully presented and with an air of relaxed modern comfort, this 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is a ready-made winner.

Wonderfully defined living zones and an abundance of space, this 4 bedroom plus study, 2 bathroom home is some of the best living Point Cook has to offer.

A fabulous entertainer both inside and out, this modern three bedroom home is relaxed Point Cook living at its finest.

• Huge central living zone with designated lounge and dining areas • Kitchen boasts Caesartsone bench, SS Technika appliances, and a walk-in pantry • Front master bedroom is private and equipped with WIR and ensuite • 3 other beds enjoy BIRs, main bathroom equipped with separate toilet • Double remote garage, separate laundry with external access

• Spacious central living zone has designated lounge and meals areas • Kitchen owns an L-shaped island bench and SS Technika appliances • Three bedrooms have BIRs & surround the central bathroom w/ separate toilet • Front study neighbours the master bedroom featuring WIR and sleek ensuite • Double remote garage, separate laundry, heating/cooling, secure alarm

• Stone kitchen with 900mm Technika stove top and large WI pantry • Generous central living zone with reverse cycle heating and cooling • Master bedroom is expansive and enjoys a WIR and ensuite with dual vanity • Other 2 bedrooms with BIRs surround the graceful central bathroom • Separate laundry with external access, double remote garage

PRIVATE SALE

PRIVATE SALE Inspect:

Price:

Sat 8th Mar 11:00am - 11:30am

PRIVATE SALE

$560,000 - $580,000

Inspect:

Price:

Sat 8th Mar 2:00pm - 2:30pm

$465,000 - $495,000

3

3

2

IN LI W NE

4 Trident Court, Sanctuary Lakes

4

2

91 Beachview Pde, Sanctuary Lakes

2

PRIME FAMILY HOME IN COVETED LOCATION

MODERN AND STYLISH STARTER

Sat 8th Mar 1:15pm - 1:45pm

ST

IN ST LI W NE 37/39 Astley Crescent, Point Cook

Inspect:

G!

$450,000 - $470,000

G!

Price:

4

2

Owning a superb Sanctuary Lakes location and splashed with brilliant modern style, this spacious 4 bedroom home is your next family destination.

A sensational example of stylish Sanctuary Lakes living, this 4 bed + study, 2 bath home ticks all the right boxes.

• • • • •

• • • • •

Pristine Metricon home awash in terrific natural light throughout Open kitchen features an L-shaped island bench & ss appliances Spacious master bedroom owns a large WIR & elegant ensuite 3 other bedrooms with BIRs surround the central bathroom Separate laundry, double remote garage, ducted heat & cool, secure alarm

• • • • •

PRIVATE SALE

PRIVATE SALE

PRIVATE SALE Price:

$345,000 - $365,000

Inspect:

Price:

Sun 9th Mar 11:30am - 12:00pm

$490,000 - $520,000

Inspect:

2

SANCTUARY LAKES STUNNER

Splashed with wonderful modern touches and plenty of space, this 2 bedroom plus study, 2.5 bathroom unit is the perfect starter home. Central living and dining zone with an abundance of space Tiled kitchen boasts SS appls including a Westinghouse dishwasher Expansive master bedroom with an ensuite and walk-in robe 2nd bedroom with dual BIRs, private study, tasteful central bathroom Single remote garage, reverse cycle heating and cooling in bedroom

2

Sat 8th Mar 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lounge/meals area with adjoining kitchen featuring stone bench & ss appliances Master bed features a sleek ensuite with double vanity, huge WIR 3 other well-sized beds (BIRs), elegant main bath with sep toilet Study & 2nd living area Separate laundry, double remote garage, ducted heating, cooling, secure alarm

Price:

Inspect:

POA

Sat 8th Mar 12:45pm - 1.15pm

NE

W

LI ST IN

G!

Sun 9th Mar 12:15pm - 12:45pm

58 Drysdale Crescent, Point Cook

4

2

THE PERFECT FAMILY HOME

2

15 Manna Way, Point Cook

4

2

2

CHARMING SINGLE LEVEL HOME IN PEACEFUL POSITION

1/7 Dewan Ave, Werribee

2

1

A FIRST HOME BUYER’S DELIGHT

A fabulous family entertainer with a great sense of modern comfort,this 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is your next peaceful oasis.

Modern comfort and a no frills attitude are the hallmarks of this four bedroom Featherbrook Estate home.

Located in a peaceful pocket and a sensational opportunity for first home buyers, this two bedroom unit is just waiting to be snapped up.

• • • • •

• • • • •

• • • • •

Front master bedroom has WIR and ensuite, neighbours the study area Spacious central lounge and zone is perfect for all occasions Quality kitchen features an island bench and ss appliances Three other well-sized beds, central spa bathroom has a separate toilet Entertainer’s deck and large garden perfect for the warmer months

PRIVATE SALE

PRIVATE SALE Price:

$470,000 - $495,000

Light-filled & spacious main living zone featuring a private study Airy kitchen impresses with SS appliances & large island bench Main living area flows out to fantastic rear garden & courtyard area Generous front master bedroom graced with huge WIR & ensuite 3 other bedrooms feature BIRs, central bathroom with a separate toilet

Inspect:

Sat 8th Mar 11:45am - 12:15pm

Price:

$385,000 - $405,000

Shop 9, Boardwalk Central Shopping Centre 48 Tom Roberts Parade, Point Cook VIC 3030 10 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

1

Open central living zone with enough space for designated lounge & meals areas Modern kitchen has quality ss appliances & ample cupboard space Both bedrooms are equipped with BIRs Tasteful bathroom features sleek wall tiles & laundry facilities Single car space, pristine front garden, air conditioning, external blinds

PRIVATE SALE Inspect:

Sat 8th Mar 11:30am - 12:00pm

Price:

$225,000 - $245,000

Call now for an inspection

Inspect:

Contact Agent

Quader Syed 0417 301 174 Will Jiang 0478 881 375


8256 1111 micmpointcook.com.au

POINT COOK

5 OPPORTUNITIES TO 12 MONTHS

WIN

FREE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT Management transfers welcome

WHY MICM? • 7 day a week service • Lowest vacancy rate • Multilingual staff

n drawril e z i r p P dA 2n

Call Jeremy today to book your FREE rental appraisal and go into the draw to WIN! Visit micm.com.au/pmcomp to enter

Terms & Conditions: Offer ends 31/3/2014. Prize valid until 31/12/2014. Letting and advertising fees still applicable. Should your property be exclusively listed with another agent, please disregard this communication.

LAND AVAILABLE NOW ADDRESS

PRICE

Lot 330 Boardwalk Blvd 46 Maddock Street Lot 713 Canegrass Drive 42 Featherbrook Drive Lot 657 Grassland Drive Lot 857 Mallee Street 68 Alamanda Blvd 50 Honolulu Drive 49 Lukis Avenue

$300,000 - $330,000 $290,000 - $310,000 $275,000 $310,000 $295,000 P.O.A P.O.A $285,000 - $310,000 $375,000 - $395,000

Shop 9, Boardwalk Central Shopping Centre 48 Tom Roberts Parade, Point Cook VIC 3030

Jeremy Fernandez Business Development Manager 0478 881 369 jeremyf@micm.com.au

SALES CONSULTANT WANTED • Point Cook Area • Grow with the Business • Professional Environment Based at our Point Cook office we have a fantastic opportunity for a Sales Consultant to join our dedicated and professional Sales team. Predominately dealing with house and land sales in the Point Cook and surrounding areas you will be involved in all aspects of Real Estate. To be considered for this role, you will require solid sales experience in Selling & Listing all types of properties, have completed your Agents Representative Certificate, current drivers licence and vehicle. Please email your cover letter and resume directly to MICM Property at careers@micm.com.au

Call now for an inspection

Quader Syed 0417 301 174 Will Jiang 0478 881 375

MARCH 5, 2014 \ Reviewproperty.com.au 11


4A 4B 2C

Room for expanding families

Selling

TaRneiT 11 Mockingbird Drive

View

This family home comprises 4 large bedrooms, 2 luxurious bathrooms plus upstairs & downstairs powder rooms. Offering formal & informal living zones, open kitchen with walk in pantry & the family room with easy access to the outdoor entertaining area. extras incl heat & cool, dbl sided gas fire place & only minutes to all amenities. Too much more to mention!

Price $575,000 - $605,000 Saturday 8th March 1.45pm

PRDnationwide Werribee 2/85 Synnot Street 9742 7557 prdnationwide.com.au/werribee James Ferris 0419 323 179 jamesf@prdwerribee.com.au

4A 3B 2C 1D

4 bedrooms & study

selling

Hoppers Crossing 7 player Close

View

This home set in a quiet court features master bedroom with both Bir, Wir & en-suite, formal living area following through to the open dining, kitchen & 2nd living area. Upstairs is a massive rumpus room with bar & 2 large bedrooms & a balcony overlooking in-ground pool. outside there are also 2 separate sheds plus double garage with rear access.

price $450,000 - $480,000 Saturday 8th March 10.45am & 12.15pm

prDnationwide Werribee 2/85 Synnot Street, 9742 7557 prdnationwide.com.au/werribee James Ferris 0419 323 179 jamesf@prdwerribee.com.au

3A 2B 3C

Character filled home

Selling

Werribee 38 Wyndham Street

View

This well presented family home situated on a corner block offers 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, formal lounge, family living area with OFP, large timber kitchen & dining area with plenty of storage. Additional features incl gas duct heat, s/system cooling & an oversized double garage at the rear of the home, all on a good size allotment. 12 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

Price $420,000 Saturday 8th March 11.00am

PrDnationwide Werribee 2/85 Synnot Street 9742 7557 prdnationwide.com.au/werribee Grant Fitzpatrick 0408 510 838 grantf@prdwerribee.com.au

3A 1B 2C

Quiet & central

Selling

Werribee 15 Tiber Close

View

This well presented home located in a quiet court location is perfect to watch the kids walk to school & is not to far away from the Werribee Plaza. The home would be suited perfectly to the first home buyer, retiree or as an addition to your investment portfolio, with an estimated rental return of $280 p/w. Call today to make an appointment

Price $279,000 Saturday 8th March 10.00am

PrDnationwide Werribee 2/85 Synnot Street, 9742 7557 prdnationwide.com.au/werribee Ash Taylor 0407 808 233 asht@prdwerribee.com.au


MARCH 5, 2014 \ Reviewproperty.com.au 13


The ‘can do’ agents.....

We know what you are looking for....

Property Management that will be there for you long term

“With our combined 18 years experience in the Sweeney Rental Department, we have the local knowledge and stability to offer you that one-on-one service that all landlords are looking for.” If you are looking for an Experienced Property Manager Please contact Kim Richardson or Chloe Turczyniak on 9974 0922 or 0401 459 155 Follow us on 14 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

www.sweeneyea.com.au


The ‘can do’ agents.....

Thinking of selling? Want great results?

Call the team at Sweeney on 9974 0922 or 0407 445 567 23 Princes Highway, Werribee Follow us on

www.sweeneyea.com.au MARCH 5, 2014 \ Reviewproperty.com.au 15


The ‘can do’ agents.....

ANOTHER HAPPY SWEENEY VENDOR! If you’re considering selling, you need to know the Sweeney way!

Tracey Dean 0433 279 103

tracey@sweeneyea.com.au

Shop 38 Wyndham Village SC, Sayers Road 9749 0010 www.sweeneyea.com.au Follow us on 16 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

www.sweeneyea.com.au


The ‘can do’ agents.....

Hoppers Crossing 7 Freesia Court

A 4 B 2 C 2 Wyndham Vale 1/102 Black Forest

Updated and renovated, this property offers the benefits of a new home while sitting in a well established location

A2 B1 C1

Cute, cosy and affordable with public transport is at your doorstep

• Renovated allowing the astute purchaser to simply move in and enjoy • 4 large bedrooms, each with ample robing, master with ensuite • 2 living spaces providing flexible floorplan • Modern kitchen overlooking meals/living and entertaining area • 616m2 of prime terra firma in a quiet court location • Double garage, further shed and grassed yard

• Offering 2 bedroom accommodation inc BIR • Spacious open plan living and dining area • Kitchen with gas cooking and ample storage • Light and bright central bathroom • Over sized outdoor retreat with pergola and grass • Single car garage provides for convenient and secure living • Leased at $240pw until March 2014 or vacant possession can be negotiated

For Sale Inspect Office

$395,000-$415,000 Saturday 12:00-12:30pm Shop 38 Wyndham Village SC, Tarneit. 9749 0010

For Sale Inspect Office

$200,000-$220,000 Saturday 11:00-11:30am Shop 38 Wyndham Village SC, Tarneit. 9749 0010

Contact

Steve Smith 0418 355 521

Contact

Tracey Dean 0433 279 103 Ruby Sweeney 0425 791 050

Under Offer

Tarneit 17 Swordgrass Avenue Impressive northerly home in the popular Claremont Park Estate

A 4 B 2 C 2 Truganina 6 Ford Court

A3 B1 C2

Family home, sitting on 675m2 of land approx

• Wide, tiled entry leads to hallway with three double bedrooms and central bathroom • Hostess kitchen with large pantry, dishwasher adjacent large dining & living zone • Separate formal lounge/rumpus overlooking decked alfresco entertaining area • Master bedroom provides ensuite and large WIR, along with access to alfresco • Lush garden including shed, perfect those who love to enjoy the summer sun • Evaporative cooling, central heating, double garage and much more on offer! • Currently returning $1413 PCM to prompt tenant until June 2014

• Perfectly suited to the growing family, wanting to secure their own retreat • 3 Bedroom accommodation with BIR, master includes WIR • Spacious kitchen with separate meals/dining area • Light and bright central bathroom provides for convenient living • Oversized outdoor garden with large pergola area • Great location, walking distance to Westbourne Grammar and Al-Taqwa College • Within close proximity to Wyndham Village Shopping Centre and public transport

For Sale

$380,000-$415,000

For Sale

$360,000-$380,000

Inspect Office

Saturday 2:00-2:30pm Shop 38 Wyndham Village SC, Tarneit. 9749 0010

Inspect Office

Saturday 11:30-12:00pm Shop 38 Wyndham Village SC, Tarneit. 9749 0010

Contact

Tracey Dean 0433 279 103

Contact

Ruby Sweeney 0425 791 050

Follow us on

www.sweeneyea.com.au MARCH 5, 2014 \ Reviewproperty.com.au 17


The ‘can do’ agents..... A3 B2 C1

Altona 15 Akuna Street

• Spacious open plan area opens to decked alfresco. • Hostess kitchen with a large walk-in pantry. • Downstairs master bedroom with WIR & ensuite. • Two double bedrooms upstairs with BIRS. • Heating, cooling, alarm & blackbutt flooring. • One of two side by side - no common ground.

• Well proportioned to suit a growing family • Front light filled living & dining rooms • Rumpus room has access to the garden • Kitchen has enough room for a great update • Two laundries, two bathrooms & powder room • Walk to train station, schools and shops

Auction Price Inspect Office

Private Sale Inspect Office

Stunning design & layout - ideal for entertaining

Contact

Take a stroll to the beach

Sat 22nd March at 11am $600,000-$650,000 Sat 1-1:30pm 54 Pier Street, Altona. 9398 3799 Paul Lindemann 0418 336 025

Contact

A3 B2 C1

A3 B2 C2

Altona Meadows 149 Victoria Street

• Ideal Altona Green location • Three bedrooms, master with ensuite • Large formal lounge, dining, family area • Garage with rear roller door • Established gardens • Walking distance to school, transport

• Family room with adjacent bedroom & bathroom. • Garage is tiled & lined, suitable for hobbies. • Spacious & stylish kitchen with black stone bench. • Dining area & living room with split system cooler. • Family room opens to pergola & backyard. • Central to local schools, shops and amenities.

Private Sale Inspect Office

Private Sale Inspect Office

Contact

Centrally located with two separate living areas

$440,000-$460,000 By Appointment 54 Pier Street, Altona. 9398 3799 Barry Seignior 0425 850 607 Julie Burt 0410 553 517

Contact

A3 B2 C2 D

A4 B2 C2

Point Cook 24 Juniper Avenue

• Entertain from this modern kitchen & dining area. • Theatre room with custom built cabinetry. • Spacious 3 bedroom home plus study. • Separate formal lounge. Floating floorboards. • Double garage: internal access & rear roller door. • Easy walk to Seabrook Primary & easy fwy access.

• Impressive & with many added extras • A versatile floor plan offering 3 separate living areas. • Fully equipped theatre room. • Master bedroom offers split level feature. • Open plan modern kitchen incl. stone benchtops. • Stunning built in alfresco incl. mains gas bbq.

Private Sale Inspect Office

Private Sale Inspect Office

Contact

FOR THE MONTHS OF OCTOBER - NOVEMBER & DECEMBER 2013

WITH BUYERS WAITING!

Follow us on 18 Reviewproperty.com.au \ MARCH 5, 2014

Quality built home in immaculate condition

$485,000-$515,000 Sat 12-12:30pm 5, 73 Point Cook Rd, Point Cook. 9360 9355 Jodie Lindemann 0425 850 606 Julie Burt 0410 553 517

RECORD SALES ALTONA 9398 3799

$390,000-$425,000 Sat 12-12:30pm 54 Pier Street, Altona. 9398 3799 Paul Lindemann 0418 336 025 Julie Burt 0410 553 517

Seabrook 129 Seabrook Boulevard

Superbly maintained & presented with style & flair

SOLD

$598,000-$655,000 Sat 1-1:30pm 54 Pier Street, Altona. 9398 3799 Julie Burt 0410 553 517 Barry Seignior 0425 850 607

Altona Meadows 30 Hoddle Way

An Exceptional Home in a “Garden Wonderland”

If you want a

A4 B2 C2

Altona North 32A Macdonald Avenue

sticker on your property call

POINT COOK 9360 9399

Contact

NEW LISTING

$570,000-$610,000 Sat 11-11:30am 5, 73 Point Cook Rd, Point Cook. 9360 9355 Jodie Lindemann 0425 850 606 Paul Lindemann 0418 336 025

A4 B2 C2 D

Sanctuary Lakes 8 South Shore Avenue An elegant and family entertainer

• Formal lounge/dining room, 2 living areas & study. • Large open hostess kitchen/meals/family room. • Master with spa, dual vanity ensuite & 2 WIRS. • Enclosed alfresco. Garden with water feature. • Evap cooling, ducted heating, alarm & water tanks. • Close to golf course, gym, pool & shopping centre. Private Sale Inspect Office Contact

$680,000-$730,000 Sat 12-12:30pm Shop 5, 73 Point Cook Road, Seabrook. 9360 9355 Paul Lindemann 0418 336 025 Anthony Kent 0425 850 610

www.sweeneyea.com.au


HOPPERS CROSSING \ 1/11 Acer Terrace

The ‘can do’ agents.....

YPA Estate Agents, Werribee \ 9741 7777

Price \ $280,000 – $295,000

Private sale

If your new year’s resolution was to buy your own place for under $300,000, this postcode Hoppers Crossing property is sure to win approval. The brick-veneer unit has a grey interior – conveniently on trend – and three bedrooms, including the main with walk-in wardrobe and en suite. The remaining bedrooms have built-in wardrobes. There’s a black and grey-tiled bathroom, separate toilet, laundry with outdoor access, carpeted lounge room, tiled meals zone and U-shaped kitchen with ample storage and bench space. A split-system and ducted heating are sure to keep the new owner comfy. Other features include bulk-head ceilings, bay windows, a shaded and paved entertainment area, low-maintenance gardens, a single lock-up garage and additional off-street parking space. The appealing property is close to Hoppers Crossing railway station, Skeleton Creek, parks, a kindergarten, Truganina South Primary School and Westbourne Grammar. Werribee Plaza is also nearby. \

3029

2

1

Buy or Invest in One or Both Units in a Vibrant Seaside Suburb

A2 B1 C1

• Ideally located opposite park then foreshore • Both are two bedroom units • Spacious lounge and meals • Central kitchen – ideal for entertaining • Single garage with roller door • Private courtyards

Auction Inspect Office

Saturday 15th March at 11am Sat 11-11:30am 54 Pier Street, Altona. 9398 3799

Contact

Barry Seignior 0425 850 607 Julie Burt 0410 553 517

www.sweeneyea.com.au

Follow us on

O PE N

DA Y

3

Altona 1&2/229 Queen Street

D

CLUB HEARTLANDS

A AV

E

ULEVAR

DIRECTIONS

YANG

BERO WA S T

GARIG W AY HUMMIN GBIRD BO

SAYERS ROAD

TA RN EI T

RO AD

DAVIS RO AD

LAMINGTO N DRIVE ISABELLA WA Y

MARCH 5, 2014 \ Reviewproperty.com.au 19


STAGE 5 NOW SELLING ilt

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST NOW A VARIETY OF LOT Ph 9684 8121 SIZES AVAILABLE Only 100m walk to the spectacular newly completed, million dollar park. MARKETED

forsythpark.com.au Sales OfďŹ ce Open 7 Days 11am - 6pm 270 Sayers Road, Truganina (Mel Ref 203 F6) *Disclaimer: No responsibility is accepted by the vendor nor the agent for any action taken in reliance thereon. Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries to satisfy themselves on all aspects. Details herein do not constitute any representation by the vendor or the agent and are expressly excluded from any contract.


news WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

three big days at weerama WERRIBEE

Werribee was a hive of activity and colour at the weekend, with thousands of people flocking to this year’s Weerama Festival. The three-day festa began with Busk at Dusk in Station Place on Friday night, giving would-be singers and songwriters a chance to show off their talents. On Saturday, families flocked to Chirnside Park for a children’s fun-fest, followed by a fireworks display. Then on Sunday, close to 15,000 people lined Watton Street for the annual parade. Festival director Warrick Lynch said 1000 people representing 56 community groups took part in the parade. Students from The Grange College led the way, carrying banners spelling out “Weerama”. “The crowd over the whole weekend was really good,” Mr Lynch said. “On Saturday night you could hear the cheers from people watching the fireworks from the street.” \ LAURA LITTLE

KAREN COMMUNITY

FAYE LOCKWOOD

WERRIBEE

» More pictures at wyndhamweekly.com.au

RADHA, GARIMA, ANAGHA AND VRAJ

MANOR LAKES BASKETBALLERS

DEMONSTRATORS AVAILABLE NOW FOR EVALUATION FIAT SCUDO FIAT DUCATO FROM

$32,000

FROM

DRIVE AWAY Y

5 Year, 200,000km Warranty*

$39,900 $

DRIVE AWAY

5 Year, 200,000km Warranty*

• Dual Sliding Doors • Barn Doors Heated Windows • Air conditioning • Bluetooth • ABS/ESC • Radio/CD/MP3/USB • Cruise control • Driver Airbag • 2.0Lt Turbo Diesel • Electric Windows & Heated Mirrors

• 2.3Lt Turbo Diesel • ABS • Manual • Dual Airbags • Rear Barn Doors • Ducato Van MWB/LR

GREAT DEALS ON DUCATO & SCUDO LMCT 114

1300 874 044

*Vans ordered and delivered by 31st March 2014 LMCT 114

WALLACE AVENUE, POINT COOK

werribeefiatalfa.com.au

Geelong Road

Princess FWY

Wallace Avenue

WE ARE HERE

Palmers Ro ad

WERRIBEE ALFA FIAT

Forsyth Road

VISIT FOR A TEST DRIVE TODAY

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 19


Not to be used with any layby’s. Purchase must be over $30. Not redeemable for cash. Valid only at Hizz Menswear Werribee Plaza.

What’s on (thinkstock/istock)

VOUCHER

B B ET L O E T T T ER CA ER S LL PR HE Y IC DS BU E IL S T

10

$

FULL RANGE OF SERVICES AVAILABLE

Onsite Quotes Available or Visit

SHEDCRAFT, 35 SLATER PARADE EAST KEILOR PH: 9336 3136 www.shedcraft.com.au

Shop 114 Werribee Plaza, Crn Derrimut & Heaths Rds www.hizz.com.au

MMP10822-02-a4Sep©FCNVIC

Have your say on Wyndham’s Rating Strategy Since September 2013, the Rating Strategy Advisory Group, comprised of representatives from the Wyndham Community, has been meeting every three weeks to develop a discussion paper on Council’s Rating Strategy. The Rating Strategy Discussion Paper which outlines the key recommendations from the Advisory Group to Council is now available for feedback from the community.

The Rating Strategy Advisory Group will hold Information sessions regarding this Discussion Paper at the Council Chamber (Civic Centre), 45 Princes Highway Werribee, on the following dates:

The Discussion Paper and online submission form is available on Council’s website at www.wyndham.vic.gov. au/ratingstrategy from Tuesday, 25 February 2014 or by contacting 9742 0848. Community members wishing to make a submission should complete the online submission form by Tuesday, 25 March 2014.

For more information please contact Binda Gokhale, Manager Financial Services, on 9742 0857 or Paul Jones, Rating Services Coordinator, on 9742 0849.

Thursday, 13 March 2014 at 6.30 p.m. Tuesday, 18 March 2014 at 6.30 p.m.

www.wyndham.vic.gov.au

BLOSSOM AS A VOLUNTEER Learn how to grow roses and help look after one of Wyndham’s renowned tourist attractions by volunteering with the Friends of the State Rose Garden. No experience necessary. Volunteers meet Wednesday and Saturday mornings at Werribee Park. ■ 9395 3880 INFO NIGHT Wyndham Central College is holding an information night for parents of grade 6 students who will be joining the school next year. It’s at the college on Shaws Road, Werribee, from 7pm on March 18. ■ 9741 4911 TWILIGHT FUN Head to Werribee’s twilight street market on Friday, March 21, to watch local entertainers, try exotic foods or take in a tai chi demonstration. The market is at the Wedge Street Piazza. 3pm-dusk. ■ twilightstreetmarket.wordpress.com

CAR SHOW Old and new cars will be displayed at Werribee and District Collectable Vehicle Club’s annual show and shine at Mossfiel Reserve on Sunday, March 23, 9am-3pm. All cars welcome. Entry $10 per car. ■ 9397 8181 MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL Celebrate Wyndham’s cultural diversity at the Wyndham Multicultural Fiesta at Werribee Park on Sunday, March 23, 11am-4pm. Activities and live entertainment. ■ enquiries@wyndhamcec.org.au RELAY FOR LIFE Cancer survivors and carers are being invited to join a celebration at Wyndham’s Relay for Life. The fund-raising event is on March 29-30 at the Victoria University Athletics Track in Werribee. ■ relayforlife.org.au HORSE SHOW Watch horses and their riders compete at the Equestrian Victoria Masters Games from April 25-27. Categories include carriage driving, show-ring and dressage. At Werribee Park National Equestrian Centre. ■ 9013 0707 \ Want your event listed? Email details by noon on the Wednesday before publication \ whatsonwest@mmpgroup.com.au

HOPPERS CROSSING

3 suburbs in the same postcode

$320,000 median house price

2 Division 1 HCFC premierships

9 child care centres

The local guide to living and buying in Wyndham. There are thousands of reasons to live in Hoppers Crossing, so before you buy, take a good look around Review Property. You’ll discover a property site that combines the latest property listings with all the lifestyle information you need to know about the suburb you’re looking to buy. Local real estate news, auction results are combined with restaurant reviews, school options, local services and much more. Take a good look around your suburb at reviewproperty.com.au

20 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

.com.au Take a good look around


TIME OUT \ pete murray’s time is now, WRITES BEN CAMERON

U

TOTAL VALUE

“for a long time i was a bit shy”

(supplied)

ntil recently, Pete Murray’s relationship with his 2003 album Feeler was somewhat strained. While it tugged on a nation’s heartstrings – selling almost half a million copies and clinching 12 ARIA award nominations through hits like So Beautiful and Bail Me Out – for many years Murray wasn’t convinced of its worth and was initially surprised by its success. “I’m OK with it now,” the self-taught singer songwriter says. “When we mixed it, I thought it should have been a bit more dynamic. But a part of the beauty of the album is that it’s not. “I never listened to that album from start to finish. I just couldn’t do it, there were too many things I didn’t like about it. “Sometimes you go into a kind of post-album blues. I struggled with hearing anything good about it, and when it started having success it really surprised me.” Although appreciating the album has taken him a while, Murray always had a strong connection with the eighth track, My Time. The song encapsulated the feeling that maybe he was wasting it by turning his back on sporting pursuits – he was an accomplished rugby player – and pursuing a music career. “I was spending all this time writing, for a year at least,” he says. “I kinda thought ‘am I watching my life slip away here?’” Murray says he owes it to Feeler for making him a more confident performer and person. “For a long time I was a bit shy and didn’t really believe that things were happening,” he says. “But

I feel really confident when I walk on stage [now]. I’d always look at the crowd and wonder ‘are they digging this?’ “But now I don’t even worry. If they’re not digging it, who gives a shit. As long as I’m enjoying it, I know they’ll enjoy it.’’

Murray will join Bernard Fanning, Josh Pyke and Clare Bowditch at Werribee Park on March 16 for Live on the Lawn. \ bcameron@mmpgroup.com.au » liveonthelawn.com.au

WIN this

$158

The boy from Oz is back – this time in his own show. Todd McKenney is performing the songs of Peter Allen in a high-energy, vibrant and entertaining show that reveals Todd’s considerable talents. His Victorian tour includes performances at The Palms at Crown in Melbourne and Frankston Performing Arts Centre. For tour details, check the website toddmckenney.com.au/ The Weekly is giving away one double pass to the 8pm show at The Palms on April 11. The total prize value is $158. To enter the competition, visit winthisnow.com.au and follow the prompts. Entries close on Sunday and will be drawn the next day at 10am (Melbourne local time) at the offices of MMP Group, 214 Park Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205. Winners will be notified in writing and their names published at winthisnow. com.au. Terms and conditions are available at this website.

JOIN THE CAMPAIGN THURSDAY 20 MARCH 7:00PM - 8.30PM

PUBLIC LAUNCH

WYNDHAM CIVIC CENTRE LOCATION

FUNCTIONS ENTRANCE AREA

45 PRINCES HIGHWAY

WERRIBEE WHAT THE CAMPAIGN IS ABOUT Wyndham City Council is running a new ‘Get Wyndham Moving’ traffic and transport congestion campaign and we need you to get involved.

Keynote Speaker: ROB GELL Environmental geographer, sustainability strategist and campaigner

WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR MORE FAMILY TIME, LESS TRAVEL TIME RSVP: Thursday 13 March, 2014 Phone: 9742 0945 Email: info@getwyndhammoving.com.au Light refreshments will be served

Keynote Speaker: DAVE JONES Manager - Roads and Traffic, RACV

Hosted by: DAVE HUGHES Comedian and Television Presenter 10006745-03-a26Feb©MMP

We want to influence government budget thinking and secure election commitments to address congestion in Wyndham. The campaign website will be launched on the evening which will outline ways to get involved.

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 21


Motoring \ rod easdown FINDS BIDDING FAST AND FURIOUS AT Car auctions

Y

“If the car you want goes over your budget, come back next week. You have to be as cold and efficient as the regulars,” he says. The cars are mostly from government fleets or car dealers who have taken them as unwanted trade-ins. While the service history is usually available (you may have to ask to see it before the auction) and a brief history of the car is displayed, you don’t get a test drive. At best you’ll be allowed to start the engine. The engine bay has usually been steam cleaned, the car is washed and the interior vacuumed, but it’s seldom a thorough job. “You’re mostly looking for repaired on damage,” Joe says. “Check the dipstick for Average, a sludge in the oil. If the radiator has water rather than coolant, forget it. Check the car takes 90 tyres and make sure the registration is seconds to current. Look for exhaust smoke.” sell He likes ex-government cars (“even though they’re white”), especially high-mileage ones from the country that have done most of their travels with a thoroughly warmed-up motor. So how many auctions does he think you should attend before buying? “I can’t think fast enough,” says Joe. “I find a wholesaler to bid for me and sling him $100.” \ reasdown@theweeklyreview.com.au Things you didn’t know about motoring… The 10 most expensive cars bought at auction are a Duesenberg, a Ford GT40, two Mercedes-Benzes and six Ferraris.

(supplied)

ou’ve probably heard about the bargains to be had at car auctions. Tread carefully; it’s a minefield in there. My mate Joe has been going to auctions for years. He’s a professional car detailer and picks up work from the dealers and wholesalers who make up the regular customer base. He sees the people he calls the wood ducks making errors all the time. “They forget they’re up against buyers who have been coming for years,” Joe says. “I’ve seen beginners getting excited when they figure a car will be a bargain because the professional buyers aren’t bidding. It doesn’t occur to them there’s a reason these guys aren’t interested.” So what are the traps? “What’s hardest to get used to is how fast it happens,” says Joe. “On average, a car takes 90 seconds to sell, some take less than a minute. You have to be fast; if you’re not, the auctioneer will knock it down to a regular. “Go on a weekday, not a Saturday. The professionals tend not to come on Saturdays and auctioneers often start the bidding $1000 higher than weekdays. “At the really big ones, like ManheimFowles (in Altona), there can be three auction lines going at once and this gets tricky. You may think you’re bidding for the car in the first line but find your bid is being taken for the car in the second. “The key is to know what you want and how much you’re going to pay, and stick to it.

FUEL SAVER SERVICE Save fuel with Ballan Holden’s Commodore and Astra service.

SAVE FUEL with Ballan Holden’s Fuel Saver Full Service FUEL SAVING FACTS

VN-VY COMMODORE SERVICE INCLUDES: • Replacement of Engine Oil, Oil, Air & Fuel Filters & Spark Plugs. • Check all Fluid Levels, Hoses, Clamps, Air Ducts, Thermostat , Heater Tap, Brakes, Battery, Seatbelts, Steering Linkage, Exhaust systems, Underbody, Front & Rear Suspension and Front and Rear Demister. • Inspect & Adjust Drive Belts, Engine Management, Tyres, Chassis, Body Bolts, Lamps & Lights and Windscreen Washer Fluid (Optikleen included) • Pressure Test Cooling System. • Road Test & provide written Status Report.

IS YOUR COMMODORE RUNNING AT IT’S OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE LEVEL? Excludes HSV models, platinum lugs & synthetic oils. Other parts and lubricants extra.

ONLY

$199

BALLAN HOLDEN 22 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

1. A well maintained car is likely to run more economically than a car overdue for it’s scheduled service. 2. Clean filers and clean plugs play a big part in Fuel Savings. That also means less pollution. 3. Under inflated tyres not only wear your tyres out quicker they also mean less fuel economy. Holden Factory Technicians & Specialised Equipment Factory trained mechanics. • Fuel saving as outlined on current ad. • Free Coffee. • Courtesy Bus. • Hire Cars. • Customer waiting lounge • One stop shop including new tyres. 6 Months / 10,000km Labour Warranty 2 Year/50,000km Fitted Warranty on Holden Approved parts

TS-AH ASTRA SERVICE INCLUDES: • Replacement of Engine Oil, Oil, Air & Fuel Filters & Spark Plugs. • Check all Fluid Levels, Hoses, Clamps, Air Ducts, Thermostat, Heater Tap, Brakes, Battery, Seatbelts, Steering Linkage, Exhaust systems, Underbody, Front & Rear Suspension and Front and Rear Demister. • Inspect & Adjust Drive Belts, Engine Management, Tyres, Chassis, Body Bolts, Lamps & Lights and Windscreen Washer Fluid (Optikleen included) • Pressure Test Cooling System. • Road Test & provide written Status Report.

IS YOUR ASTRA RUNNING AT IT’S OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE LEVEL? Astra excludes diesel models & 2.2lt Z22 engine.

ONLY

$249

323 Princes Hwy, Werribee PH: 9974 8800 FAX: 9974 8811 Email: service@ballanholden.com.au Website: www.ballanholden.com.au


A Weekly Advertising Feature

110 Heaths Road, Hoppers Crossing 3029

Practice Hours: (by appointment only) Monday to Thursday 8am-9pm Friday 8am-6pm Saturday 9am-1pm PATHOLOGY ON SITE Monday-Friday Saturday

8.30am-5pm 9am-12pm

SPECIALIST SERVICES Psychologist & Audiologist

Ph: 9749 3200

Hoppers Crossing Medical Centre would like to welcome Dr Dora Hu & Dr Rachel Day. Dr Hu & Dr Day will be filling in for Dr McGee while she is on maternity leave. Appointments are available with both Doctors now, so please call 9749 3200 for an appointment.

AGED PENSIONERS BULK BILLED

G6670587AA-dc5Mar

PC running a bit slow? Speak to our technicians about the many upgrade options

Mention this ad for a Free 8GB flash drive with any service

VISIT OUR SALES

& SERVICE CENTER

Are You Paying Too Much For Your Prescriptions? EVERYDAY LOW PRESCRIPTION PRICES Antenex 5mg 50 ........................................ Codapane Forte 20..................................... Coversyl 2.5mg 30 ..................................... Coversyl 5mg 30 ........................................ Coversyl 10mg 30 ...................................... Coversyl Plus 30 ......................................... Crestor 5mg 30 .......................................... Crestor 10mg generic 30 (Cavstat) ............. Diaformin 500mg 100 ................................ Diaformin 1000mg 90 ................................ Diamicron 60mg 60 ................................... Levlen ........................................................ Lipitor 10mg 30 ......................................... Lipitor 20mg 30 ......................................... Lipitor 40mg 30 ......................................... Lipitor 10mg 30 generic (Lorstat) ................ Lipitor 20mg 30 generic (Lorstat) ................ Lipitor 40mg 30 generic (Lorstat) ................ Lipitor 80mg 30 generic (Lorstat) ................ Lexapro 10mg 28 generic (Loxalate) ...........

$ 7.95 $ 7.50 $ 9.95 $14.95 $19.50 $24.95 $30.95 $24.95 $ 6.95 $10.95 $15.95 $15.95 $19.95 $24.95 $29.95 $14.95 $18.95 $19.95 $24.95 $14.95

Lexapro 20mg 28 generic (Loxalate) ........... Losec 20mg 30 generic (Maxor).................. Micardis 40mg 28 ...................................... Micardis 80mg 28 ...................................... Nexium 20mg 30 ....................................... Norvasc 5mg 30 generic (Nordip) ............... Norvasc 10mg 30 generic (Nordip) ............. Noten 50mg 30 ......................................... Panadeine Forte 20 .................................... Somac 40mg 30 ......................................... Somac 40mg 30 generic (Salpraz) ............... Temaze 10mg 25 ....................................... Tramal 50mg 20 generic (Tramedo) ............. Tramal 200mg 20 generic (Tramedo) ........... Zoloft 50mg 30 .......................................... Zoloft 100mg 30 ........................................ Zoloft 50mg 30 generic (Eleva) ................... Zoloft 100mg 30 generic (Eleva) .................

$14.95 $17.95 $15.95 $26.95 $29.95 $ 9.95 $ 9.95 $ 6.95 $13.95 $17.95 $15.95 $ 6.95 $ 7.95 $12.95 $14.95 $14.95 $12.95 $12.95

and many, many more.

Priceline Pharmacy Werribee • OPEN 7 DAYS

255 HEATHS RD, WERRIBEE

131 Watton St Werribee 3030 • Ph: 9741 2883

PH: 1300 87 23 28 www.up2date.net.au

Conveniently located next to Coles in the heart of Werribee. *PBS subsidised prescriptions cannot be discounted.

G6668818AA-dc5Mar

HOPPERS CROSSING MEDICAL CENTRE

G6669461AA-dc5Mar

The Clinic Werribee Flu Vaccinations Now Available and Practice Nurse available for pap smears and immunisations

Dr Greg Anderson Dr Joe Garra Dr Anu Selvam

• Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm • Saturday 9am - 12pm • Sunday 9am - 11am G6667856AA-dc5Mar

Phone 9741 1200

Ph: 9749 3200

Practice Hours: (by appointment only)

General Practitioners

Monday to Thursday

8am-9pm

Friday

8am-6pm

Saturday

9am-1pm

Dr Arshad Ghani Dr Sue Scala Dr Carolyn Sharwood Dr Olivia McGee Dr Rachel Day

PATHOLOGY ON SITE Monday-Friday Saturday

Psychologist & Audiologist

OPENING HOURS:

15 PRINCES HIGHWAY WERRIBEE, 3030

110 Heaths Road, Hoppers Crossing 3029

SPECIALIST SERVICES

To make an appointment please call on 9741 1200

Bulk Billing Available

HOPPERS CROSSING MEDICAL CENTRE

8.30am-5pm 9am-12pm

Dr Peter Desmond Dr Elissa Armitage Dr Clodagh Keenan Dr Rakesh Bhaskar Dr Dora Hu

Services Family medicine, Heart Disease, Medication Reviews, Minor surgeries, Diabetes checks, Women’s health, Preventative health, Vaccinations for children & travel

Hoppers Crossing Medical Centre would like to welcome our newest female practitioner Dr Clodagh Keenan. Dr Keenan is available for appointments 4 days per week so please call 9749 3200 to make an appointment time.

AGED PENSIONERS BULK BILLED March 5, 2014

G6670574AA-dc5Mar

WEEKLY – YOUR COMMUNITY MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAMVOICE WEEKLY[ 23 23]


Classifieds Tilers ............................................. 28 Tree Services .................................. 28 TV & Home Entertainment Services ... 28 Washing Machine and Dryer Repairs .. 28

Computer Services .......................... 29 For Sale ......................................... 29 Garage Sales .................................. 29 Wanted to Buy ................................. 29

ADULT 28 Adult Phone Talk .............................. 28 Adult Services................................. 28

LIFESTYLE 28 Massage Therapy ............................ 28

GENERAL SERVICES 23,28 Domestic Services .......................... 28 Education and Tuition....................... 28 Health and Wellbeing ....................... 28

EMPLOYMENT 29-31 Professional .............................. 29-30 Resume Services ............................ 29 Situations Vacant ....................... 30-31 Training and Career Services............. 30

TRADING WORLD 29 Auctions and Clearing Sales.............. 29

CELEBRATIONS 31 Accessories.................................... 31

WESTEND APPLIANCE REPAIRS

� Washing Machines � Fridges � Electric Ovens � Dishwashers � Clothes dryers � Freezers Rec 14181 ALSO ALL TYPES OF ELECTRICAL WORK AVAILABLE

PHONE STEVE 0408 320 861 or (03) 8390 9444

AIR CONDITIONING COOLING & HEATING

For obligation free measure & quote

For a Free Quote PH: 9379 0123

Designer Quality at Factory Prices

WE COME TO YOU FOR ALL YOUR COOLING NEEDS

Call 0430 332 368

G6055554AA-dc26Jun

Lic No: 35546

Factory 2, 207 Derrimut Dve, Derrimut

Mob: 0425 797 864 Ph: 9394 1785

brian.m@bigpond.net.au

G6425413AA-dc5Nov

FROM $550

LIC 49367

FOR FREE QUOTES CALL ROD

G6091337AA-dc19Jun

SPLIT SYSTEMS New New Life Life Bathrooms Bathrooms COMPLETE INSTALL REC 12616

R & K FISHER ELECTRICS 0419 546 004 or 9395 7608 [24 24 ]WYNDHAM WEEKLY –WEEKLY YOUR COMMUNITY VOICE \ MARCH 5, 2014

G6544363AA-dc12Feb

& & Ensuite Ensuite Renovations

 Carpentry  Tiling  Plumbing  Painting Member with FREE QUOTES PHONE: 0402 248 859 HIA 883489

March 5, 2014

G6048056AA-dc5Feb

www.craigmillanta.com.au DBU-1173

CUSTOM DECKS & PERGOLAS

� Your choices & working to your budget � Guaranteed start & finish dates � Full bathroom renovations ~ Shower repairs Retiling ~ 7 year guarantee Phone Ken 0428 211 719

G6609196AA-dc4Feb

Phone: 0412 569 665 AH: 9395 1976

• General Carpentry • Decking • Carports • Pergolas • Re-roofing, Home Renovations and Alterations (Local Tradies)

Free Quotes Doug 0410 227 974 or Brent 0416 913712

DILLON KITCHENS

Phone 9311 8708 or 0421 735 778 www.dillonkitchens.com.au Email: dillonkitchens@gmail.com

ISERMANN & SON CABINET MAKERS

Free quote, call Matt on 0421 033 417/9369 9299

GMS Pergolas

Cabinet Makers Specialising in: • Kitchens • Vanities • Wardrobes • Timber, Vinyl or Laminate Showroom: 1/186 Duke St, Sunshine 3020

DISCOUNT CARPORTS

*Timber Verandahs, Carports and Pergolas *Custom Decks *Centenary Colorbond Verandahs *Landscaping and Synthetic Turf * Will beat any written quote by 10% * Building plans and council permits arranged

No: 24311

Renovations, Bathroom Renovations Steve: 0409 194 962 or 9974 0475 No: 534796

G6066180AA-dc10Jul

SHOWROOM: 367 OLD GEELONG RD HOPPERS CROSSING www.doorsblindsandshutters.com.au PH: 9369 0344 G6500797AA-dc21Jan

BM. Bathroom & Kitchen Renovations • Granite Stone Benchtops Brian Registered with Master Builders

Services • Repairs • Maintenance Over 30 years experience, All types of Air Con, Evap Cooler & Gas Heating System AU31693

(Reg: B1498511X)

0412 103 949

CRAIG MILLANTA Extensions,

For free quotes call now: 1300 550 901

KS Heating & Cooling

Verandah’s � Lattice work. �Unbeatable Pricing�

STEALTH BUILDING SERVICES

Builders and Building Services

G6084690AA-dc12Jun

G6319762AA-dc24Sep

• Evaporative Cooling • Add on Refrigerated Cooling • Reverse Cycle Wall Hung Split System • Reverse Cycle Split Ducted System ARC AU03582

Phone: 9743 7539

Ground floor extensions, free quote, plans and permits provided.

BATHROOMS

Timber & Colourbond Steel

Carport’s � Pergola’s �Free Quotes� �

Ph Mark 0411 860 973

SECURITY DOORS INDOOR BLINDS OUTDOOR BLINDS

Bathroom Renovations Specialising in:

Master Builders

REN’S CARPORTS & PERGOLAS G6133520AA-dc2Jul

Free Quotes

G6457579AA-dc22Jan

G6625700AA-dc19Feb

Contact Harry 0404 671 269

Carpentry, plastering, tiling, electrical, painting and plumbing. • Unblock drains

Pensioner Discount www.tbr.net.au

EVERCOOL AIRCONDITIONING SALES AND SERVICING Installa�on and Maintenance of all Cooling Systems • Aircondi�oning • Split Systems • 24 Hours Service

Total Bathroom Renovations Total quality bathrooms at an affordable cost. st.

es: Servic olas g r • Pe Steel and Timber Pergolas • Weldingg • Deckinscaping UNIQUE DESIGNS • Land g • Pavinreting Permits Services Available • Conc ral Home CALL FOR A FREE QUOTE • Gene tenance Call George Mobile: 0433 793 935 Main

G6012710AA-dc15May

G6642922AA-dc19Feb

Blue Skies Heating & Cooling

CALL 1800 676 448 G6639422AA-dc18Feb

FACTORY DIRECT Guaranteed Lowest Prices

Contact Darren 0423 496 087 / Craig 0468 338 505

CARPORTS - VERANDAHS PERGOLAS - DECKS - PATIOS

We custom build to your budget. TIMBER  STEEL  COLORBOND G6252873AA-dc27Aug

G6373805AA-dc15Oct

Free quote, Fair & reasonable rates Call 1300 850 696 or 0433 874 699 www.surefreeze.com.au L065074

We custom build to your budget.

ns s Pla rmit e P &

Awnings Blinds Curtains

• House • Commercial, Evaporator coolers • Ducted Heaters • Split system, Commercial Refrigeration System, Supplying, Installation, Service • Repair • Get done by us

Experts in Split Systems, Supply, Installation and Service.

Builders and Building Services

G6178431AA-dc23Jul

Air Conditioning

Bathroom Renovations G6429922AA-dc6Nov

Trades & Services

MOTORING 31 Auto Services ................................. 31 Cars New and Used.......................... 31 Driving Schools ............................... 31

G6436140AA-dc6Nov

PERSONALS 29 Births ............................................ 29

Appliance Repairs A Grade Electrician

Car Hire.......................................... 31 Catering ......................................... 31 Dressmaking .................................. 31 Marriage Celebrants ........................ 31 Venues .......................................... 31

PROPERTY 29 Shared Accommodation ................... 29 To Let............................................. 29 Commercial and Industrial Properties 29

GENERAL NOTICES 28-29 Public Notices............................ 28-29

G6634970AA-dc18Feb

Garden Services.............................. 26 Glazing and Glaziers ........................ 26 HandyPerson Services ..................... 26 Kitchens ........................................ 26 Landscaping .............................. 26-27 Locksmiths .................................... 27 Painters and Decorators................... 27 Pest Control.................................... 27 Plasterers ...................................... 27 Plumbing........................................ 27 Reblocking and Underpinning............ 27 Refrigeration................................... 27 Rendering ...................................... 27 Roller Shutters................................ 27 Roofing Services ............................. 27 Rubbish Removal ....................... 27-28 Shower Screens .............................. 28 Skylights ........................................ 28

TRADES & SERVICES 24-28 Air Conditioning............................... 24 Appliance Repairs ........................... 24 Awnings Blinds Curtains ................... 24 Bathroom Renovations..................... 24 Builders and Building Services .......... 24 Cabinetmakers ............................... 24 Carpenters ..................................... 25 Carpet Layers and Services .............. 25 Cleaning Services ........................... 25 Computer Service and Repairs .......... 25 Concrete Products and Services ........ 25 Electrical Services........................... 25 Excavations and Earth Moving ...... 25-26 Fencing and Gates ........................... 26 Floor Services ................................. 26 Furniture Removals.......................... 26 Garages Garage Doors and Carports .. 26

1300 138 910

G6169971AA-dc17Jul

• Wall Units • Vanities• Kitchens • Speciality Items Phone/Fax: 9749 5353 Mobile: 0405 191 962 www.isermanncabinets.com.au

KITCHEN REVIVAL

Specialising in quality kitchen facelifts Re-laminating existing bench tops & doors New cabinets-Kitchen, Laundry, Bathroom G6007530AA-dc8May

Call Chris 9399 8104 or 0419 329 550

Free Quotes


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds

0418 217 888

FLOODED CARPETS CARPET CLEANING UPHOLSTERY CLEANING ABN 92 465 717 255 18 Years Experience FREE DEODORISING

Call Paul 0412

816 479

ABN: 58837568501

CARPET LAYING

G6007779AA-dc8May

Restretching & Repairs Supply and Install FREE QUOTES

Corey 0422 064 682

JLD CARPET STEAM CLEANING P/L

★ Lounge Suites ★ Carpets Cleaned ★ Truck Mounted John Davies Werribee 9742 1349 0408 379 482 G6007879

CARPET & UPHOLSTERY STEAM CLEANING FREE Deodorising 2 bedrooms & loungeroom from $50

LOW RATES

16 yrs exp

0418 310 686

G6494750AA-dc3Dec

P R O F E S S I O N A L

12 years experience.

Call 9742 5155 - 0431 737 907

A F F O R D A B L E

RAY'S CARPET CLEANING ★ Steam/Dry Cleaning ★ Carpets ★ Lounge Suites ★ Car Upholstery ★ FREE quotes. Call Ray Kempa

0408 174 375 / 9749 4463

G6548792

WERRIBEE CONCRETING SERVICE

A1 Dash Computer Repairs

Brian Hayes Cleaning Service ★ Window cleaning (domestic & commercial) ★ ★ Carpet steam cleaning ★

Phone: (03) 9741 6827 Mobile: 0412 860 576

G5947490

CJS CRYSTAL CLEANING SERVICES PHONE 0478 757 993 ✓Reasonable Rates ✓24 hour service ✓30 years experience ✓End of Lease ✓Domestic/Commercial/Industrial ✓Call Carol to book today G5936905

A Bobcat & Tipper Hire

• Site Cleaning • Rubbish Removal • Driveway Digouts • Post & Stump Holes • Concrete Removal • Landscaping Preparation • 3 Tonne Excavator • 12 Metre Dog Trailer

● Qualified Licenced concretor ● Free quotes all areas

★ No fix, No fee ★ We come to you!

www.dashelad.com Call Dale on: 0419 266 999

• Site cleans, rock, soil, rubbish removal • Concrete preps, driveways & nature strips • Post holes • Pool, dam and septic digouts -site cuts • Crush rock and toppings Red Earth Excavations David Borg 0419 578 533 or 9747 1689

0438 063 525

● Plain and coloured ● Slate ● Exposed aggregate ● Shed floors ● Driveways ● Bobcat ● Tipper hire

G6206884

Werribee Mobile Computer Services We come to you when it suits you for your computer needs. Ring Craig 0417 302 845

• Rubbish and Soil Removal • Concrete Removal • Excavations • Nature Strip/Driveways • Soil Levelling • Remove Rock

G6668049

Electrical Services

0433 007 143

G6582524AA-dc5Feb

★ Rubbish, soil and concrete removal ★ Driveways ★ Landscaping ★ Site cleaning ★ Concreting driveways and concrete slabs

Andrew 0401 781 199

Concrete Products and Services

Affordable Concrete and Paving Free • Plain Concrete • Coloured Concrete Quotes MJ Concrete and Paving (Vic) Pty Ltd

No job too small

Competitive Rates & Reliable Service

Call George

0432 418 388 or 9742 3228

Call Joe on 0408 993 912 or 9331 6391

DESI BOBCAT

ALL CONCRETE SERVICES

• 8T tipper hire • Any kind of site & rubbish clearing, levelling, excavation & spreadings

Small Jobs A Speciality ◆ Paths ◆Cross-overs ◆Cross-over Extensions ◆Garden Shed Floors ◆Concrete Cutting

☎ 0419 530 696

G6415299

All Types of Concreting V M CONCRETING

• Slate • Paving • Colour & Pattern, etc • Free Quotes • Call Victor on

ALLROUND CONCRETING VICTORIA All types of concrete  Plain  Exposed  Slate  Stencil Bobcat and Tipper available

CONCRETING Martin

0418 171 280 or 9748 3196

MILLINGTON ELECTRICS

� Switch Boards � Safety Switches � Wiring Checks � LED Lighting

� Power Points � Phone/Data Points � TV Points � Hot Water Repairs

For All Your Electric Needs

� Lights � Rewires � Garages � Fans

REC 6487

Zaf 0404 933 501 FREE QUOTE DMZ EXCAVATIONS & MINI DIGGER Mini Digger, Bobcat, Tipper

G6105653AA-dc19Jun

• Site Cleans & Rubbish Removals • Driveways & Nature Strips • General Landscaping • Soil Crushed Rock & Toppings • Post Holes • Soil & Concrete Removals • Retaining Walls - Day rate available G6104180AA-dc18Jun

Phone Darren 0488 926 648

9742 3677 David Millington 0412 103 980

Contact Rick for a quote: 0407 509 478

M & D MICALLEF B House slabs

G6671258

BOBCAT & TIPPER HIRE

30 years experience

• Slate impression • Stencil • Brick Paving

G6477603AA-dc26Nov

BOB CAT POWER

www.werribeemcs.com.au

Specialising in:

A.H. 9974 3720

BOB CAT HIRE

Call Dasha 0414 284 562

0412 084 469 or 9747 1999

Cleaning Services

G6275730AA-dc3Sep

G6637180AA-dc12Feb

G6407743AA-dc29Oct

*conditions apply 4 ROOMS ONLY $65 FLETCHERS

Top Notch CONCRETING • Slate • Stencil • Latest Designs • Exposed Aggregate • Plain concrete • Colour concrete Call for a free quote and reasonable prices

Computer Service and Repairs

Carpet (Steam/Dry) Cleaning

Call Mario: 0412 085 445

Call Joe 0405 140 571 or 9390 9476

A Bob cat, 13.5T Excavator & Tipper

G6513038AA-dc21Jan

Carpet Layers and Services

� Dust � Iron/Wash � Vac/Mop � Spring clean � Move in/out clean

G6027872AA-dc30Jul

Phone Steve

● Plain Concrete ● Coloured Concrete ● Stencil Concrete ● Exposed Aggregate ● Bobcat and Truck Hire Available G6667197

SPECIALISTS IN DOMESTIC SERVICES/OFFICES

G6498760AA-dc3Dec

A.B.N: 84 850 781 591 LIC NO: 96895c

G6634299AA-dc12Feb

Doors & Windows Fitted, Pergolas, Decks, Car Ports, Alterations & Renovations ALL GENERAL REPAIRS - NO JOB TOO SMALL

G6663063AA-dc4Mar

STEVE KOVIC’S CARPENTRY SERVICES

Phone John: 0401 763 559 or 9741 3810

Excavations and Earth Moving G6597337AA-dc28Jan

0413 622 030 All areas serviced

G6634919AA-dc12Feb

Call Matt on:

Specialising in office cleaning, building cleaning, window cleaning and vacate

TARNEIT CONCRETING

p.z.electrical@gmail.com

A-GRADE ELECTRICIANS: MARK POZZUTO & MARK ZAMMIT New Installations - Maintenance - Phone/Data/TV - Rewires - Switchboards - PowerPoint’s - Lights/Fans - Hot Water Repairs - FREE QUOTES G6529709AA-dc22Jan

G6133554AA-dc2Jul

NO OBLIGATION - FREE QUOTES PLANS AND PERMITS SUPPLIED.

SM & J Cleaning Service

CUT T H Street, S 23 Slattery AIG Werribee 3030 STR A B Phone AH: 9741 5112 S L Simon Smith Mobile: 0419 777 715

0498 001 453

G6514506AA-dc11Dec

Contact Ray on 8742 6895

G6105422AA-dc19Jun

• Domestic • Commecial • Industrial

B Aggregate B Stencil B Slate B Coloured concrete B Plain concrete B Bobcat and dingo hire

MP & A Electrics rec 21334

All types of Domestic, Commercial & Industrial Work. • Emergency & exit light testing & repairs • Inspecting & testing of fire alarms • Testing & tagging of electrical items Phone Mark 0418 324 872 mark.perram@hotmail.com

Tony Ryan Electrics For All Your Lighting and Power Needs • Oven & Hot Water Repairs • Spa Wiring • Phone, Data & TV Points • Test & Tagging

Phone 0419 502 799 or 9748 1465

rec 5389

BOBCAT AND TRUCK HIRE � 8 tonne 5 tonne & 2 tonne Excavator with Breaker � Site Clean Up � Excavation � Rubbish Removed � Site Cuts ALL SUBURBS

Daniel Gatt: 0408 056 756 Joe Gatt: 0412 390 885

G6326279AA-dc25Sep

GROUNDWORKS Bobcat & Tipper Hire - Domestic & Commercial Landscaping Preparation � Site Cleaning � Drive-way & Nature Strip Digouts

Derick 0413 945 064 / 9748 7774

March 5, 2014

G6636297AA-dc12Feb

Pergolas � Verandas � Car ports � Decking � Sun rooms �Awnings � Arbors � Renovations � Handyman �Water tanks �

Philip - 9741 5708 or 0412 543 709 Stewart - 0413 277 588

G6364728AA-dc9Oct

G6314082AA-dc18Sep

• All Suburbs • Weekly • On Request • Relocating • Spring Cleans • 24 Hour Service • Domestic • Kindergartens • Offices • Vacated Homes • Fully Insured & Fully Guaranteed

� Exposed aggregate, slate, stencil, colour & plain concrete � Exposed aggregate pressure washing, concrete cutting & re-sealing

G5910765AA-dc2Apr

Call 0407 857 624 or 9314 4388

Chatts Cleaning

G6683460AA-dc5Mar

G5862700AA-dc13Mar

� Qualified Carpenter � All jobs - All sizes � Reasonable Rates � Work Guaranteed 30 Years Experience

Electrical Services

P & A GATT P/L EXPERT CONCRETE WORK

For All Your Cleaning Needs,

G6364868AA-dc9Oct

HANDYMAN

JMR CARPENTRYr

Concrete Products and Services

G6642601AA-dc19Feb

Cleaning Services

G6053960AA-dc29May

Carpenters

WEEKLY – YOUR COMMUNITY MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAMVOICE WEEKLY[ 25 25]


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds

Kris Floors - Timber Flooring Sanding, Polishing & Laying All work guaranteed

Fencing and Gates

131 546

Call John 0433 911 967 or 9395 5019

10 years experience Phone Ashley 0421 968 051

G6635409AA-dc19Feb

• Colourbond fencing • Gates • Pool and garden fencing • Retaining walls • Free quotes

Specialising in: ❏ Sanding, Polishing and repairs of all timber floors. Fast free quotes, Top quality workmanship at Mates Rates

Phone 0412 488 732

Furniture Removals

GARAGE DOORS DIRECT FROM MANUFACTURER ROLLER DOORS - SECTIONAL DOORS CUSTOM MADE - AUTOMATED OPERATORS

F R EsuEre

M ea te & Quo

since SERVICE & REPAIRS - WARRANTY 1958 www.airportdoors.com.au

Ph: 9971 1444

TIMBER PALING FENCING

ALL YOUR GARAGE DOOR NEEDS...

Call Michael 0400 886 661

★ Sales Maintenance ★ Installation ★ Roller Doors ★ Sectional Doors Remote Control Openers from $400

Local owned company

★ Old Fences Removed ★ Free Quotes ★ Pensioner Discount ★ 15yrs Experience

G6426133

All types of Fencing, Gates and Decking Free quotes Pensioner discounts

Call Phil 0433 880 368

Roller Doors and More

R E M O T E S

G6657959

Floor Services

• Over 18 years experience. • Remote controls for Sectional, Tilt & Roller Doors. • We beat written quotes on comparable products

G6110893AA-dc25Jun

Yates and Son Fencing and Decking

G6398559AA-dc23Oct

Call Sam on 0422 668 604

Tractor Slashing

0412 174 686 - 9727 4744

0413 112 497

A . W. F L O O R S

0412 502 955

[26 26 ]WYNDHAM WEEKLY –WEEKLY YOUR COMMUNITY VOICE \ MARCH 5, 2014

G6667745AA-dc26Feb

• Floor sanding + Polishing • We use only environmentally safe non-toxic floor polish • No need to move house • Dustless machines • Old and new floors

19 years exp For all your gardening needs call

STONE BENCHTOPS Overlay Over Your Old Benches With Stone or Change the Whole Look of Your Old Kitchen In A Day.

Call for a quote 0425 825 504 www.dsstonebenchtops.com.au

24 HOUR EMERGEN EMERGENCY SERVICE Specialising In � Shop fronts � Table Tops � Doors � Shower Screens � Windows � Mirrors � Splashbacks � Insurance Claims

Landscaping � Glass

Partitions

www.aaaglass.com.au

Quality work on time within budget... • Garden landscaping renovations • General outdoor Maintenance • Decking • Colourbond, timber and picket fence specialist • Retaining walls • Timber screens • Paving • Articial and instant turf. Call tony for a no obligation, free quote on 0402 027 783.

AUSSIE EMERGENCY GLASS HOPPERS CROSSING LANDSCAPING *  Rotary Hoeing  Landscaped Gardens  Brick & Cobblestone Paving  Brick Edging  Synthetic Turf  Trees Lopped & Felled  Drip Systems

50% DISCOUNT or cover $100 excess Windows... Doors... Shop Fronts... Homes, Businesses, Offices, Insurance Work

9548 3000 or 0418 881 551

*Conditions apply

G6288376AA-dc10Sep

Phone ROBIN 9749 1086 Mob 0402 048 372 All work guaranteed

LANDSCAPING, SYNTHETIC TURF Australian Made NO JOB TOO BIG OR TOO SMALL Gardeners Gutter Cleaning Pergolas Plasterers Painters Concreters Plumbers Cabinet Making Electricians Handymen Heat & Air Con Service Roof Tiler Tree Lopping Decks Tilers & Pavers

Call Joe 0498 375 094 - 7 days

www.greyarmy.com.au

STEVIE GARDENER

Lawn mowing, weeding, pruning and tree cutting. General landscaping and trailer drop off for rubbish removal. Fully insured. Delivery of fresh cut flowers available. Not only do I slash grass, but prices too. No job too small. G6667273

G5948238AA-dc17Apr

Handy Person Services

Specialist in • Lawn mowing • Edging Pruning / Hedge Trimming • Regular Maintenance • Rubbish Removals • Tree Lopping • Gutter Cleaning

March 5, 2014

Kitchens

Glazing and Glaziers

AMAZING GARDEN SERVICES

Phone 0409 195 484

R & R QUALITY SERVICES PTY LTD All Household Repairs & Maintenance Including: • Decking • Pergolas • Painting • Plastering • Repair & Replacement of Doors • Flyscreens & Fencing NO JOB TOO BIG OR TOO SMALL OBLIGATION FREE QUOTE

TRUCARE GARDENING SERVICES

Phone 131198

Handy Man

· Plastering · Painting · Tiling · Carpentry · Cleaning · All odd jobs around the house · Rental Properties

Phone for quotes on: 0402 737 062

Free Measure & Quote

• 10 years warranty • Satisfaction guaranteed G6051903AA-dc19Nov

Member of the Wood Flooring Association www.sandemandsealemtimberfloors.com.au

G6463270AA-dc20Nov

EM AND SEAL’EM S A ND’

E IMPROVEMENTS 2M HOMSpecialising in: M • Tiling • Painting • Plaster Repairs • Security Doors

Call Ron: 0413 734 845

Garden Services

A Specialist in Timber Flooring

For A Free Quote Call Mark: 0425 772 304

G6637144

Free Call: 1300 666 701

☛ 0407 886 064 (AH) 9743 3013 G6674928

Lock Up and Fix/Decking/Floorboards All Your Carpentry Needs. G6507081AA-dc21Jan

0407 368 695

For all your gardening needs: Lawn Mowing, Trimming & Pruning, Rubbish Removal, Gutter Cleaning Painting, Pensioner Discounts, Free Quotes.

Truly 0400 091 704

Garages Garage Doors and Carports G5932235AA-dc16Apr

Lou 0412 339 445 or 9746 7569



G6526473AA-dc22Jan

G6462628AA-dc20Nov

Call Jason 0437 815 320.

• Free Quotes • All steel works • Guaranteed work • No job too small • 10% discount for Pensioners

General Removal Local, Country & Interstate  Domestic & Commercial  Distribution & Industrial 

Call Minh Long Huynh 0423 633 566 or 9332 6338

PRONTO GARDEN SERVICE

Pat 0417 206 207

Local Handy Man

• Shower Screens • Rental Property Maintenance • D.I.Y. Projects • Doors & Locks

Residential, Commercial, Industrial blocks. Werribee, WyndhamVale, Tarneit, Laverton, Hoppers Crossing, Truganina, Point Cook.

G6581136

MINH LONG REMOVALS

All Types Fully Experienced. Free Individual Quotes.

9749 1647 or 0408 596 503

G6203742AA-dc2Oct

Top Rate Floors

FENCING & GATES

Lou’s Colorbond Fencing Gates & Pergolas

• Garden Maintenance • Weeding • Rubbish Removed

G5855999AA-dc13Mar

Allround Building Needs Tired Ti d off your old ld ti timber b ffence??

PETER BROUGHTON’S MOWING

*Solid Timbers *Floating Floors *Laminates *Bamboo *Decking

Sanding & Polishing (New & Old Floors) Experienced in Installations All jobs satisfaction guaranteed *Free Quotes *Good Prices

G6615754AA-dc5Feb

13 Wright Street, Sunshine, Vic, 3020. Tel: 9312 5166 - Mob: 0422 314 306 *Massive Showroom Supplies & Installations:

G6255784AA-dc3Sep

• Tubular steel fencing & gates custom made • Sliding gates made to order Trade Enquiries Welcome VISIT OUR SHOW ROOM Factory 6, 67-71 Russell Street, Werribee Free measure & quote phone Dave 9742 4413

G6589234AA-dc22Jan

ALL STEEL FENCING AND GATES

GUTTER CLEANING SHANE RUBBISH REMOVED 0411 131 622 PRUNING, YARD CLEARING

TIMBER FLOORING

G5884134AA-dc19Mar

G6453866

LAWN MOWING

G6335255AA-dc1Oct

QTF

Phone Allen 0427 866 854

FREE QUOTES

� Carpentry � Doors � Painting � Wallpapering � Tiling � Flat Pack Assembly � All Odd Jobs No job too small - Free Quotes

G6477127

20 years experience, Father and Son business. Good quality fencing. Visa and Mastercard accepted www.accsmartfence.com.au

JOHN’S HANDYMAN SERVICES

MORE than just mowing!

www.jimsmowing.net

Ph: 9307 8883 or 0414 562 261

ACC Smart Fence

G6055775

G6254323AA-dc28Aug

es his nc Fra Now le b aila Av

G6532108AA-dc29Jan

Call May on 0431 564 155

G6625808

◆Prompt Helpful Service◆ 0407 522 408 or 9742 3013

G6634672AA-dc18Feb

G6683990AA-dc5Mar

Phone 9390 3276 or 0438 903 276

G6007889AA-dc8May

• Landscaping preparation • Driveway dig outs • Rubbish removal 10 metre Tipper Truck available

HANDYMAN

Gardening, Rubbish Removal, Mulching Gutters Cleaned, Landscaping, Expert Pruning, Hedge Trimming, Ride-On Mowing, Clean Ups, Body Corporates, Free Quotes Insurance/ Work Cover work provided Police Checked, Insured & OH&S Compliant

G6172613AA-dc17Jul

Specialising in: sanding and polishing of new and old floors. Repairs to all floors. Free quote with quality workmanship

All General Excavation Work

Handy Person Services

G6615026

0402 644 444

www.everlastturf.com.au SYNTHETIC TURF THAT LOOKS REAL

Discounts available

F & R Brothers

Garden Services

Mason Outdoor Solutions Synthetic grass installers 12 years experience

Phone 0422 674 602

G6666293AA-dc26Feb

Floor Services Craftmans Floors

G6512855AA-dc10Dec

Excavations and Earth Moving


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds

0439 004 035 or 9741 0246 Emergency

Hot Water Service Replacement Split Systems & General Plumbing Gas Heater Installation

• 36 years experience LO59544

G6184272AA-dc24Jul

• 24 Hour Mobile Service • Automotive • Commercial • Domestic • Free Quotes

REPAIRS & SERVICING Ex Gas & Fuel - over 30 yrs experience! Phone Mark 0409 383 946 - 9391 8387

Shop located at 11 Riverside Avenue, Werribee ABN: 43496335872

Painters and Decorators

Lic No. 23853

ALL AREAS PAINTING

G6007560

Get your hands dirty? Clean up with Big Wipes

ALL WEST PAINTING

DOMESTIC - COMMERCIAL PAINTER G6675785AA-dc5Mar

JEFF 0412 701 167

9

Inside & Out • Repair work • Office Painting • Free Quote Discount for Pensioners

Rialto - Painter Decorator

G6580656

G6618451AA-dc25Feb

• Quality Interior & Exterior Painting • Residential & Commercial • Repair & Maintenance • Call now for free quote

underpinning

Specialist in Underpinning & an Expert in Restumping G6391653AA-dc5Nov * Council Permit * Builder * Engineer Plans Supplied * 18 Years Guarantee * Computer Levelling * Pensioner Discounts * Fully Insured * All Suburbs Call for a free quote 0406 745 070 or 9308 9669 Registered Building

G6280727AA-dc10Sep

Restumping & Underpinning

� 15 Year Guarantee � Fully Insured � Pensioner Discount � All Permits Arranged � 100% Computer Levelling

Free Quotes Phone John

AARON & JOHN’S DEMOLITION & RUBBISH REMOVALS • Cheap loads • All done for you • Backyard & site clean up • Tree lopping • Concrete broken up & removed, strip out

0401 787 054 or 9303 7272

• Aluminium • Electric or manual • Repairs • Prompt Service FOR FREE MEASURE & QUOTE PH: 9336 0005 Jordan 0413 708 238

Showroom at 18 Quinn Drive, Keilor Park

ROLLMASTER SHUTTERS Manual Or Electric Operated Save $$$ On Heating And Cooling Costs FOR A FAST FREE MEASURE AND QUOTE

PH: 9366 8507 • 0412 012 981 www.rollmastershutters.com.au

Roofing Services AAA CHAMBERLAINS ROOFING & REPAIR Local Tradesman For Over 35 Years

Very Competitive Prices All Repairs, Re-bedding and Re-pointing Cleaning and Painting, Leaf Guard Gutters Cleaned and Replaced

� Full Insurance � Free Quotes

Call 0434 525 311

Acceptable Bin Hire

G6624077

Practioner

G6657594AA-dc25Feb

15 years experience Eftpos facilities available

A & HOLLAND

Rubbish Removal

G6643790AA-dc19Feb

OZTEC WINDOW SHUTTERS

LINKS

exterior painting insurance work leak detection

✦ 4m3 $250 ✦ 6m3 $280 3 ✦ 8m $340 ✦ 12m3 $450 Mixed And Heavy Loads Accepted BOBCAT HIRE 9359 5586, 9324 0275 or 0434 618 069

Roller Shutters

Pest Control

PEST & TERMITE CONTROL Call 7 days for a free quote

M 0405 695 976 P 03 5282 2675 W www.wedoroofs.com.au

0421 047 806

0423 877 432

www.homelinksrestumping.com.au

roof restoration DO IT ONCE DO IT RIGHT!! maintenance/repairs leaf guard/guttering

Refrigeration

• Colour Changes • Texture Coatings • Render Repairs • Brick Repairs • Plaster Repairs • Bricklaying • Roof Repairs • Free Quotes

HOME

Roof Restorations & Repairs

9309 0700 - 0411 174 000

Wardies Rendering

Restumping &

0426 136 699 or 0417 034 214 or

1300 699 698 0418 280 391

� Full Insurance � All work Council approved � 15 years guarantee � All Council permits supplied � 100% computer levelling � Concrete pump used � 15 years experience � For a free quote and advice

STAR

www.jimsroofing.com.au

WE DO ROOFS

Rendering

AAAA

Brad - 0411 143 352

5

0403 371 738

Reblocking and Underpinning

30 years experience at your service. Small jobs welcome. For a free quote call:

131 546

FIVE STAR REBLOCKING & UNDERPINNING

• Prompt, Reliable, 28 years exp • Minimum charge $20• Pensioner Discounts

Phone 9748 6494 0402 248 859

5367 7776

�� � �

� Cement & Terracotta Roof Restorations � Pressure Cleaning & Roof Painting � Guttering & Iron Roof Replacement

“The name you can trust’’

Jin’s Fridges/Washing Machines

G6529577AA-dc12Feb

JT Painting Painting JT

fro9m9

Rittco Distributing 1800 010 252

WORK GUARANTEED

Contact Simon:

G6476222AA-dc26Nov

• HONEST RELIABLE LOCAL TRADESMAN • PAINTING WITH PRIDE • 29 YEARS EXPERIENCE • FREE QUOTES • FULLY INSURED • ALL PLASTER AND WOODWORK REPAIRS

One wipe shifts the lot – grease, paint, PU foam, adhesives, you name it Available at Bunning’s, AutoBarn and AutoPro $

Sevices

• Computer Levelling • Council permits supplied RBP - 24841 • Stumps for new extension 15 Year • Engineers plans and soil test supplied Guarantee Guarantee to beat Free Quote and advice any genuine written quote

BIG WIPES INDUSTRIAL+

G6605273

G6477206AA-dc26Nov

REBLOCKING & UNDERPINNING

G6574869AA-dc21Jan

914 885

EXPERT

No water required!

❖ Quality Painting & Staining Indoors & Outdoors ❖ No Job Too Big Or Small ❖ Free Quotes

Call 9998 7260

Ph: 0416 033 003 or 9338 3668 (AH)

GAS APPLIANCE

For Prompt Service Call 0414 930 586

Call Shaun 0422

Lic# 17907

G6341777AA-dc1Oct

Call Tony: 9304 4844 Mob: 0409 180 821

G6626331AA-dc11Feb

Tarneit Locksmiths

Phone Gary 0419 867 298

Free Quotes & Advice www.betterfoundations.com.au

� Pensioner Discounts � 15 Years Guarantee

� Glenn 0431 349 589 or 9741 9146

ACTION BIN HIRE

FOR YOUR NEXT CLEAN UP

G5982909AA-dc30Apr

Locksmiths

� Builders � Full Insurance � 15 Yrs Guarantee � Council Permits � Computer Levelling � Concrete Stumps

G6638324AA-dc18Feb

All Work Guaranteed Call Karl for a FREE quote 0401 387 899 or 9369 5471 www.uniquelandscape.com.au

Servicing western suburbs and beyond!

G6517060AA-dc21Jan

STEWART’S PLUMBING

0407 456 540 G6643834AA-dc19Feb

For all types of Gutter replacement - Colorbond or aluminium. Forget painting use Colorbond fascia cover!

G6574962AA-dc21Jan

Expert In Cracked Walls.

G6426818AA-dc12Nov

G5973469AA-dc24Apr Specialising in • All Types Of Landscaping • Synthetic Turf • Natural turf • All Types Of Planting • Dingo Work • Sprinklers • Garden Maintenance • Decking, Pergolas & Retaining Walls

Spouting & downpipes. HWS service and replacement, gas, blocked drains, leaking toilets, burst pipes, dishwasher/fridge installation, Lic No: emergency repairs. 40 years experience.15773

RESTORATIONS Free Quotes

GUTTERING

1ST IN UNDERPINNING & NO.1 IN REBLOCKING

All Types of Plumbing Commercial & Domestic G6453863AA-dc20Nov

Michael 0433 900 811

• Repairs • Washing • Rebed and Point • Roof Painting • All work guaranteed

Better Foundations

Plumbing Member of Building Services Australia

ADAMS ROOFING

G6639536AA-dc19Feb

G6581402

G5902332AA-dc27Mar

Retaining Walls Paving Turf Small Pergolas Decking Synthetic Turf Friendly prompt service

Trading 20 Yrs

Troy Grundy 0411 354 573

LANDSCAPING

Reblocking & Underpinning. Permit-Engineer. Builder, Computer Level Guarantee. 0432 532 044 or 9308 5687 A.H.

G6658963AA-dc25Feb

Over 20 Yrs Experience

AA-AUSWAY UNDERPINNING

G6133652AA-dc3Jul

ALL AREAS No Job Too Small Free Quotes PLASTERER

Roofing Services

G6636110AA-dc12Feb

MGP

Reblocking and Underpinning

Homes - Shops QUICK SERVICE Factories 7 DAYS A WEEK Fits down Driveways

9367 9272 G6674704AA-dc4Mar

All Seas on Bin Hire

Ph 9306 4652 0437 77 00 77

• 4m3

$200

• 6m3

$230

• 7m3

$250

• 8m3

$280

• Walk-in bins • Mix & heavy accepted • Bobcat hire

BIG BLUEY’S RUBBISH REMOVAL

• Cheaper than a bin and we load it for you • 7 day service • Free Quote • Also specialising in Demolitions

0437 357 030

March 5, 2014

G6364806AA-dc16Oct

Plasterers

G5884171AA-dc19Mar

Landscaping

WEEKLY – YOUR COMMUNITY MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAMVOICE WEEKLY[ 27 27]


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds

Shower Screens

WASHERS & DRYERS

Call out $15 FOR SERVICE Ph: 9748 4795 Mob: 0414 484 932

General

Shower Pro • Shower screens • Sliding wardrobes • Security doors • Mirrors • Repairs

ARE U BI CURIOUS

WHATEVER? Try a sensual male body rub by attractive friendly guy. Ph: 0402 640 397 swa1159xe

G6532097AA-dc29Jan

★★ DELIGHTFUL ★★

EXOTIC RELAXATION 10.00am-8.00pm Mon-Sat Unit 14/2 (upstairs) Techno Park Dve Williamstown 9397 0347 swa4576xbe

Skylights

It’s Fun Time..... With.... Many languages spoken by our ladies.

Tilers

Octopuses

AARON’S TILING

G6455703AA-dc19Nov

Over 30 Years Experience Specialising In: • Floor & Wall Tiles • Old & New Homes • Kitchen & Bathroom Renovation Free Measure & Quote.

0432 774 645

G6625960AA-dc11Feb

MSZ TREELOPPING  Treelopping and felling  Stump removal  Cherry picker  Pruning  On site mulching  Full insurance cover

MICK 9747 1322 - 0418 994 320

That Tree Feller

0408 507 145

TV and Home Entertainment Services

• FREE QUOTES • 20 YEARS EXPERIENCE

0402 145 574

G6637631AA-dc18Feb

ANTENNAS WESTSIDE Digital Antenna Specialist

Digital • Free TV point with every antenna installation Antennas • T.V. & V.C.R. Tune & Repair. from $100 • Home Theatre & Surround Sound Setups • Digital Boxes & Boosters G6634321AA-dc12Feb Quality at affordable prices, reliable, Senior Discount

Local Technician

Nathan 0400 028 856

5 Year Guarantee

[28 28 ]WYNDHAM WEEKLY –WEEKLY YOUR COMMUNITY VOICE \ MARCH 5, 2014

Hot Gossip Hot H

Hot

$110 1/2 hr FULL Service!!! $

Hot Open 10am till late Hot PH: 9366 6444 NOW! 42 Cromer Avenue, Sunshine North

Hot www.hotgossipmelbourne.com.au

Hot

Ji Li

HANDS EN 83B GOLDPCA 11.00am till late 482 GEELONG RD, WEST FOOTSCRAY

9314 8294

Spellbound

FOR RESULTS CALL

1300 138 910

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL ADVERTISERS The Competition and Consumer Act provides that advertised prices for goods and services which attract GST should be GST inclusive. Prices should not be quoted as being 'excluding GST' or 'plus GST' or by the use of words or phrases conveying similar meaning. Readers are entitled to expect that the advertised prices are the actual prices at which they can purchase the particular goods and services. Metro Media Publishing will not knowingly accept for publication any advertisement which may be in breach of the Competition and Consumer Act or any other relevant law.

CLASSIFIEDS

The land affected by the Application is located at:

V11145 F673 L407 PS615973 Deutgam Parish 5 Grassbird Drive POINT COOK VIC 3030

The Application is a permit for:

Removal of Covenant No PS615973E (remove building envelope)

G6580668

Domestic Services CLEANING / IRONING

Honest and reliable lady. Over 30 years experience. Hourly rate. ✆ 9748 0241.

Education and Tuition A QUALIFIED Maths, Science and Chemistry teacher available for tutoring. Please call: 9483 0831 or 0418 871 203.

Advance Learning Centre

Preschool readiness program for 3-5 year olds. Free Assessment. Enroll now for 2014. Phone Vitina: 9749 0104. E X P E R I E N C E D T E AC H E R Offering quality tuition in specialist maths and maths methods. Please phone Peter 0434 103 715.

WYP7197/14

The applicant for the permit is:

Allweather Shelters Pty Ltd

You may look at the application and any documentation that support the application at office of the Responsible Authority:

Municipal Wyndham City Council Offices: Civic Centre Address: 45 Princes Highway WERRIBEE 3030 Contact: Yanchen Wang Telephone: 8734 5495

Open 7 Days 10am-late MORE Girls

This can be done during office hours and is free of charge. Any person who may be affected by the granting of the permit may object or make other submissions to the Responsible Authority.

SWA7160BE

An objection must: - Be sent to the Responsible Authority in writing, - Include the reasons for the objection, - State how the objector would be affected. The Responsible Authority will not decide on the application before:

12th March 2014

G6663144AA-dc26Feb

NATURAL PLUS

7 days, 9.30am - 9.30pm. 5 City Place, Sunshine. Phone 9311 0198.

Relaxation Massage

7 days, 10am to 8pm. 204 Barkley Street, Footscray. Phone 9689 0360.

Massage Therapy ASIAN Male masseur. Full body massage for relaxation. $50 per hour. Call Lam 0421 995 248, Footscray area.

Asian Relaxation Massage Werribee area. Open 7 days. 10am to 8pm. Ring 0413 873 923.

Body Treatment

19 Hall St, Newport. 10am – 7pm Relaxation massage therapy Phone: 0450 096 262.

ITALIAN LANGUAGE Classes every Saturday from 1.30pm4.00pm. Lumeen Christi Primary School. 270 Point Cook Road, Point Cook. Enter rear gate, Students from prep to year 12 welcome. Call: 9898 4707 or www.lauroraschool.com.au

Lotus Massage Therapy

Private tuition in all mathematics subjects. From year 7 to 12 available at your home. Chemistry tuition also available. VCE a specialty. Phone 0432 088 646.

75 Paisley Street, Footscray. Phone: 9689 6632. Open 7 days, 9:30am to 9pm.

ORIENTAL MASSAGE

High quality service and low price. 47 Dickson Street, Sunshine. Call 9311 9994. 259 Ballarat Road, Footscray. Call 8307 0114.

★ VCE ENGLISH 2014 ★ SACS & FINAL EXAM

Experienced English Teacher. Essential tuition, specific for essays, text response, context, language analysis, oral presentation. Also classes for full practice exams. Every year serious students gain entry to medicine, dentistry, pharmacy and law. Call 9315 7597

Health and Wellbeing Full Body Massage

If you object, the Responsible Authority will tell you of its decision.

Health and Wellbeing

Essential essay skills, specific for expository persuasive and discursive essays, by experienced essay specialist. 9315 7597.

Professional Tuition

The Application Reference Number is:

Under New Management

March 5, 2014

CL ASSIFIEDS

PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT ACT 1987

32 Dunlop Road, Hoppers mel ref 203 D11 Crossing swa6318be

9399 3345

9326 8388

NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR A PLANNING PERMIT

Ladies warmly welcomed! Join us on Facebook / Twitter!

9 Darbyshire Street, Williamstown

Discreet Rear Parking (via lane way) CREDIT CARD & EFTPOS WELCOME Ladies Warmly Welcomed Mel ref P43 B1 / Tram 57 Stop 22 77 Race Course Road, North Melbourne

ALL ADVERTISERS - PLEASE NOTE

Multiple Insertions - Errors in multiple insertion advertisements after the first day of publication are not the responsibility of the publisher. Please check the first day advertisement and advise of any error to the appropriate sales department. Cancellation - Cancellations are not accepted after deadline.To ensure cancellation is effective, cancellations must be phoned through to the appropriate sales department prior to deadline & advertisers will be issued with a cancellation number for each advertisement. Disclaimer - Metro Media Publishing regret that it is not possible to verify information other than that conveyed in editorial content of the newspaper. Although Metro Media Publishing endeavour to ensure the accuracy of everything published, the Competition and Consumer Act requires Metro Media Publishing to disclaim any belief in the truth or falsity of information which is supplied and which is published in other than editorial content. The publisher reserves the right to omit or alter any advertisement. The advertiser agrees to indemnify the publisher for all damage or liabilities arising out of the published material. Indemnity - Any other liability of the Publisher or any of its officers, employees or agents howsoever arising in respect of an advertisement or series of advertisements, and which does not arise by any lack of care or skill on the part of the Publisher, is limited to a total of $50.00 for each advertisement or series. The Publisher makes the stipulation contained in the preceding sentence on behalf of its officers, employees and agents and, in addition, the Advertiser agrees with the Publisher not to bring or be party to or assert any action claim counterclaim or set-off against any of them at variance from the protection sought to be extended to them by this condition. Terms & Conditions - Full copies of Metro Media Publishing's Terms & Conditions relating to classified and display advertising are available at all branches or by phoning any of the numbers below. Printed & Published by - Antony Catalano of 214-220 Park Street, South Melbourne 3205 for Metro Media Publishing (who accepts responsibility for election and referendum comment). The Wyndham Weekly is printed at Rural Press Ltd, 30-32 Grandlee Drive, Wendouree, Vic, 3355. Classified advertising (all papers): 1300 138 910 Dandenong: 9238 7777 Werribee: 9731 2777 Airport West: 8318 5777

GAMSAT 2014

9369 0600

ESCORTS AVAILABLE www.spellboundmelbourne.com.au

Affordable Prices From $65

142-144 Frankston-Dandenong Rd, Dandenong 3175

G6672528

ANTENNAS

Free Quotes

swa5693be

WHISPERS STUDIO u Daily Specials! v G6514472AA-dc10Dec

Tree & Stump Removal  The Narrow Access Specialists  Pensioner discount  Full insurance cover Call Greg & Elisha for a Free Quote

9314 8800

24 Buchanan Rd, Brooklyn

swa7218be

Tree Services

j

G6675633AA-dc4Mar

Beautiful NEW Hot Ladies.... Plus your usual favorites.

G6674063AA-dc4Mar

G6581424AA-dc21Jan

9742 5129

Adult Services

f of ng 0 oki $2 bo r 1h

SKYLIGHTS Free quotes - 20 years experience

SONIA PRITTI - I Visit you. I can wear traditional attire. Busty, sexy curves & very friendly 23 y o. Ph: 9935 7753 swa4281be.

FAR EASTERN RELAXATION Now With More Young, Beautiful, Exotic, Friendly Ladies

Public Notices

Full Body Rubs

Relax by appoint. 10am-10pm. ☎ 0469 772 431 swa3961xe.

G6423444AA-dc5Nov

Office - 8742 7705 Mick - 0407 368 695

Adult Services

Very discreet, day time only. swa3212xe Ph 0410 439 828.

G6424244AA-dc12Nov

Gay, Bi or Curious? Just looking for something different. GHJ Body rub for total relaxation. 7 Days. Ph: 0404 269 461 swa3487xe

1300 372 678 24hrs/7 days swa4281be

★ ★ CARRIE ★ ★

FOR A FREE MEASURE & QUOTE OR ADVICE CALL

MARKS BODY RUB

PHONE - 1300 ESCORT

Adult Phone Talk ALL FETISH! Anything goes! from 99c/min 1300 700 904 1902 226 323 Chat now! $5.45/min pay/mob extra

Public Notices G6595942AA-dc28Jan

JD

G6604136AA-dc4Feb

1300 889 729 G6415320AA-dc20Nov G

Adult Services GENTLE MAGGIE - escort. Available daytimes, 40 + slim and affectionate, GFE, pash kissing. Phone 9495 2760. swa4281be.

SWA6143B SWA6144B

Washing Machine and Dryer Repairs

G6302520AA-dc17Sep

Rubbish Removal

RELAXATION 219 Ascot Vale Rd, 3032. ☎ 9004 1477 or 0467 964 996.

Where property lives


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds Trading World

8.30am-5.00pm, Monday - Friday. All major credit cards accepted.

ZO430176

G6417457

MR COMPUTER MAN

Fast friendly reliable onsite PC repair and service � Virus � Spyware � Internet � Advice � New & Used systems � Free Virus Software $30 Flag fall - $30 per hour No fix - No Fee Mick 9314 1727, 0415 746 050 G’S IT Computer repair. For all your computer problems PC or Mac, call for a qualified Microsoft certified system engineer. Call 0433 655 193.

Garage Sales WYNDHAM GREEN 28 Creekview Way, Saturday 8th and Sunday 9 th March, 8.30am3.00pm. Moving house sale.

0409 210 565 or 0428 359 214

HOPPERS CROSSING 25 McKellar Avenue, Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th March, 8am-3pm. Household goods, some furniture and bric-a-brac. G6684267

G6669036

❖ Take 2 ❖

Garage Sales ALTONA MEADOWS 2/60 Balaclava Avenue, Saturday 8th March, 8am-2pm. General household items and lots more.

GISBORNE 3 Pleasant View Court, Saturday 8 th March, 8.30am onwards. Builders tools/ equipment, gas BBQ, outdoor setting, timber dining table & 6 chairs and much more.

Contact your local primary school office for details.

POINT COOK 14 Emily Crescent, Sat 8th March, 8am-4pm. Furn, h/hold goods, prints, strong plastic bags, pot plants, kids toy furn, 3 kids bikes, tools, 3 folding tables avail at 4pm. No early birds

Births

PALMER (NUSKE)

Bill, Lynne, Bree, Peter, Mackenzie, Eleanor, Kate, Michael, Ella, Indiana, Blayne and Ryder welcome with love

WERRIBEE 26 Anderson Street, Saturday 8th March, 9am-2pm. Mega garage sale, hobbiest delight, loads of great bargains.

COBIE HERBERT WALTER

Another beautiful grandson, nephew and cousin. G6675636

Opportunity Shop

HOPPERS CROSSING Four Week Sale 50% off varied items each week

Until Friday 21 March. Open Wednesday to Friday 10am-3pm. Saturday 1st March 9am-1pm. 235 Derrimut Road. st

Excellent quality second hand clothing, handbags, shoes, bric-a-brac, books, church pews & more.

G6668724

Wanted to Buy VINYL RECORDS Wanted. Why leave your records collecting dust? Turn them into cash. No Classical. Contact Len: 0423 297 550 or 9749 5261.

Auctions and Clearing Sales

AUCTION CLEARING SALE 8 /9 /10 March, 2014 at 10am Barossa Valley Way, Tanunda, SA 5352 A/C ERIC PARKER (50YRS OF COLLECTING) RESORT SOLD Vintage & rare cars ~ collectables ~ new old stock parts ETC. ~ train set ~ signs ~ railway memoribilia ~ 1911 – 1924 rattlers box cars ~ steel carriages ~ aboriginal paintings artefacts ~ commercial catering equipment ~ bar ~ bistro ~cafe ~function centre ~ museum ~ workshop ~shed ~ buildings ~ palm trees. Go to website for catalogue, photos and complete listing. th

PLUMMER (Huntley)

Congratulations Rebecca and Lindsey on the the birth of my great grandson Riley. Love to you all From Grandma and the Mansfield Family.

UYGUN - CLARKE

Aydin and Emily are thrilled to announce the early but safe arrival of their Daughter

G6685606AA-dc5Mar

G6683405

ALTONA MEADOWS Brand new 2BR unit. BIR, heating & cooling, double garage and dishwasher. $310pw, no pets. 0401 306 561. ALTONA MEADOWS Freshly painted 3BR BV home BIR’s sep lounge polished floorboards kit/ meals area garage close to shops/ transport $300pw Pellegrino R/E 3/19 Synnot St W/bee 9741 1000.

CARAVAN HIRE All sizes from $52 a week. Phone: 0408 369 770. HOPPERS CROSSING 3BR house, every room has A/C and d/htg, 5min to train and school. No pets. $280pw. 0412 555 227. MAIDSTONE 3BR home. Gas appliances, close to all amenities, recently renovated. $300pw. Phone 0416 280 746. G6675800AA-dc5Mar

Top quality, clean, split, dry. 2 metre min. 7 days. Free delivery

March 18 to 22, 2014

BROOKLYN 2 Cypress Avenue, 3BR home. Close to shops, transport and schools. No pets. $350 per week. Phone 9367 6724.

For Sale

Fire Wood-Red Gum

Enrolment Week For Preps 2015

To Let

Computer Services

th

th

M.E. Auctions ~ 0418 509 134 Auction & Clearing Sale Specialists www.martinevansauctions.com

G6654305

Property of the Week WYNDHAM VALE 4 BLIGH STREET 3BR

$260PW

3 Bedroom Family Home! “PRESIDENTS PARK - QUIET COURT LOCATION” This great 3 bedroom family home comprising large L shaped lounge room, Kitchen / Meals area overlooking large pergola entertainment area, all bedrooms with built in robes, quality carpets throughout, Security screen doors, bathroom, separate toilet, spacious laundry, also including heating and cooling Featuring: 1 x large lock up shed, side gates (easy access to the back yard), long drive way accommodating up to 6 vehicles, large back yard, great for kicking that football, set on a generous large sized block, which is close to local schools, parks shopping centres and transport. Inspections are a must!

HOUSES WERRIBEE 223 Greaves Street North 3BR

$265pw

HOPPERS CROSSING 39 Mossfield Drive 3BR $295pw WYNDHAM VALE 8 Merri Street 3BR

$290pw

WYNDHAM VALE 4 Bligh Street 3BR

$260pw

WYNDHAM VALE 56 Eltham Parade 3BR

$320pw

SEABROOK 4BR BV ensuite WIR BIR’s family/rumpus large kit/ meals study sep lounge opp conservatory room ducted heating double garage close to schools/ shops/buses $385 Pellegrino R/E, 3/19 Synnot St, W/bee 9741 1000. TARNEIT Ultra modern large 4BR BV ensuite WIR BIR’s kit/meals adj family/lounge ducted heating evap cooling remote double garage $350pw Pellegrino R/E, 3/19 Synnot St, W/bee 9741 1000. TARNEIT Mod 3BR ensuite WIR BIR’s kit/meals family/lounge duct heat/air cond double garage $300pw Pellegrino R/E, 3/19 Synnot St, W/bee 9741 1000. WERRIBEE Central walk to shops/ transport 2BR BV study BIR’s lnge carport $240pw Pellegrino R/E 3/19 Synnot St W/bee 9741 1000. WERRIBEE Brand new 3BR townhouse WIR ensuite BIR’s sep lounge bathroom + powder room large kit/meals dishwasher ducted heating alarm double garage $430pw Pellegrino R/E 3/19 Synnot St W/bee 9741 1000. WERRIBEE 4BR BV ensuite BIR’s kit/meals area L-shaped lounge/ dining evap cooling patio double garage $320pw Pellegrino R/E 3/19 Synnot St W/bee 9741 1000.

Shared Accomodation POINT COOK 2 rooms available, fully furnished, Close to all amenities. $165pw includes utility bills. Phone 0433 181 741. TARNEIT 1BR with own bathroom, male or female, must be emp. $160pw + bond. Refs preferred. Ph 0409 316 592 WERRIBEE furnished BR. Must be employed. 5 minutes to freeway. $110 per week including bills and internet, 1 week's bond required. Phone 0411 174 837 after 6pm weekdays, anytime weekends.

To Let WERRIBEE Central 2BR v/unit BIR’s kit/meals/lounge ducted heat carport close trains/buses/ shops $230pw Pellegrino R/E 3/19 Synnot St W/bee 9741 1000. WERRIBEE SOUTH 2BR home robes kit/meals sep lounge air con shed yard $190pw Pellegrino R/E 3/19 Synnot St W/bee 9741 1000. WYNDHAM VALE 3BR home BIR’s kit/meals dishwasher sep lounge ducted heat air con double carport $260pw Pellegrino R/E, 3/19 Synnot St, W/bee 9741 1000.

WERRIBEE 3BR BV house for rent. Close to public transport and schools. Dishwasher, heating/cooling, carport, pergola and shed. No pets. Refs reqd. $280pw + bond.

Ph 0421 105 022

G6653749

Commercial and Industrial Properties

Derrimut - Factory for Lease Modern tilt slab factory. Office area, high roller door. $22,000pa + GST / outgoings. Pellegrino R/E, 3/19 Synnot Street, Werribee.

Pat: BH 9741 1000 / 0417 206 207

G6686357

34 Station Place, Werribee 3030 9731 7022 www.hockingstuart.com.au

2 BEDROOM UNITS 3/93 Chirnside Ave, W’Bee $265pw 1/93 Chirnside Ave. W’Bee $265pw 2 BEDROOM HOUSES 1 Perez Crt. W’Bee $265pw 3 BEDROOM HOUSES / TOWNHOUSES / UNITS 10 Julian St. W’Bee $250pw 158 Shaws Rd, W’bee $270pw 13 Oxley Crt, W’Vale $280pw 35 Callistemon Dr, H’ Xing $300pw 18 Mariposa Way, T’neit $310pw

Resume Services ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A RÉSUMÉ WITH PROVEN RESULTS? Guaranteed or your money back*

Call Bernadette: 0408 807 466 7 days per week

Experienced HR Manager able to assist with FREE résumé assessment and career advice, Cover Letter, Key Selection Criteria and Interview Coaching. A range of packages available. www.provenresumeresults.com.au

DO YOU HAVE

The Right C ? Is your Resume Successful? Get the interviews for the job YOU WANT! Money back guarantee

Call Carolyn on Mob: 0431 304 296 Mobile Service

Professional

4 BEDROOM HOUSES Lot 1/575 McGrath Rd. W’Bee $250pw

Child Care and Kindergarten

More Properties Urgently Wanted!

G6675809AA-dc5Mar

Zara

Born 18th Feb, 2014 at 6.22am, 6lbs 7oz. A little Sister for Selena, Granddaughter for Frank and Wendy (Dec), Geoff (Dec) and Eve, Denise and John, Great Granddaughter for Veronica, Niece for Sarah and Chris, Eran and Nabila and Layla. Another precious girl for us to Love.

DX6110225-L23

For Wyndham Weekly are as follows: Proof Deadline: Tuesday 1pm All Classifieds: Tuesday 3pm Phone 1300 138 910

G6597547AA-dc28Jan

CLASSIFIEDS DEADLINES

Wyndham Network State Primary Schools Werribee, Wyndham Vale, Hoppers Crossing, Tarneit, Truganina.

To Let NEWPORT Renovated 2BR home robes kit/meals spacious lounge ducted heating yard walking distance to schools/shops/transport $310pw Pat 0417 206 207.

G6582293AA-dc21Jan

Public Notices

38 Synnot St, Werribee

9741 1600 www.mcnaughton.com.au

Are you a qualified Early Childhood Assistant looking for a role in a exceeding service! Our Wyndham Vale centre is looking for staff to join our passionate and motivated team. We have roles available on a fulltime and casual basis for qualified assistants. The successful applicants will ideally have: • Certificate III in Children’s Services. • Demonstrated experience in centre-based care. • A sound knowledge of the EYLF and NQS. If you are interested in applying for a position please forward your cover letter and resume to communitychildrenw@bigpond.com If you have any enquiries about the positions listed or if you would like a copy of the job description then please contact Naomi on 9731 1222 G6675868AA-dc5Mar

March 5, 2014

WEEKLY – YOUR MARCH 5, 2014COMMUNITY \ WYNDHAMVOICE WEEKLY[ 29 29]


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds Situations Vacant

HAIRDRESSER

Full time position available for a qualified Hairdresser. Located in Wyndham Vale. Immediate start. Email resumes to: nozbek@yahoo.com.au or call B/H 8742 6674 8.30am-9am or A/H 0421 357 304 after 5pm.

Landscape Gardener / Apprentice

Luke Theodore Landscaping is currently seeking applicants for a First Year Apprentice and qualified Landscape Gardener. Successful applicants must display high work ethic, be able to follow instructions and work well within a team. A diverse range and high standard of work is undertaken in our operation making these positions a great experience for those wishing to progress in a landscape industry. Applications to: Luke Theodore Landscaping PO BOX 238, Yarraville 3013, or luke@luketheodorelandscaping.com.au

CLASSIFIEDS 1300 138 910

Learn a TRADE to build a CAREER Carpentry/ Bricklaying / Painting Courses commencing on 19 March

Heavy Vehicle Diesel Mechanic Toll People are seeking a fully qualified Heavy Vehicle Diesel Mechanic in the Western Suburbs.

      

Duties include, however are not limited to the following:

      

 

• Recondition/overhaul and replace parts as needed

          

• Diagnose and repair mechanical interruption on interstate and local truck fleet

       

• Determine and maintain fleet condition by conducting regular inspections and diagnostic testing • Must be willing to work a rotating roster consisting of both day and afternoon shift including the occasional Saturday Applicants need to hold full trade qualifications.

Apply now to careers.vic@tollgroup.com Toll is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage men and women of all ages and Indigenous Australians to apply.

G6668093AA-dc4Mar

Cabinet Maker - Melton

Qualified Cabinet Maker required must be able to work from architectural drawings and work unsupervised. For all enquires please call 9743 7113. Email resume to admin@oneinteriors.net.au

Training and Career Services

“TIV’s training is informative and interactive; I have learnt a lot from the course and enjoy my new career in building.� - Antatol Cherny

AFL Footballer / AFL Multicultural Ambassador

RTO No. 21920

A: 195 Champion Rd, Williamstown

G6661217AA-dc25Feb

Situations Vacant WHITE 1 TONNE VANS AND TRAYS 6T-8T TAUTS/TRAYS

G6638963AA-dc19Feb

• No start up costs • Work in all areas • Guaranteed Minimums Must have excellent communication skills

Phone for an interview 9399 - 9999

DATA ENTRY OFFICER

SCHOOL LIAISON WORKER FULL TIME FIXED TERM - WYNDHAM

$55,111 – $83,568 pa (pro rata) plus superannuation Please see our advertisement the Please specify the main position number youinare (Title) Section. applying for in your covering letter

Title

Working with local schools in the Wyndham and HobsonÂ’s bay region this role will see you providing services through two funded programs at Create to provide high quality service and case management to young people at risk and young people with a disability.

Permanent Part Time 24:45 hours per week (Position number 201814)

Key funcďż˝ons of this posiďż˝on are: • Building posiďż˝ve relaďż˝onships with Schools to market Karingal Create services • Provide individualised case management to support young people at risk • Consult and support school sta with behaviour support approaches for young people • Manage intake and parďż˝cipaďż˝on for both the Create Your Future and Re Engagement programs • Complete appropriate supporďż˝ng documentaďż˝on for all stakeholders Possessing youth work qualiďƒžcaďż˝ons and experience, you will have excellent communicaďż˝on and listening skills. We also expect that you will have comprehensive understanding of the barriers facing young people and people with disabiliďż˝es. This role has come about from a conďż˝nuaďż˝on of a pilot between local schools and Create Youth at Wyndham. If this is a role that excites you and you have what we are looking for, then we would love to see your applicaďż˝on. ApplicaĆ&#x;ons Close 14 March 2014 and should be made via our website (www.karingal.org.au), including a cover leĆŠer addressing the Key SelecĆ&#x;on Criteria and resume.

Permanent Part Time 22:45 hours per week (Position number 201749) Temporary Part Time 37:25 hours per week – Maternity Leave (Position number 201793) Temporary Part Time 26:07 hours per week – Long Service Leave (Position number 201705) Enquiries: Janet Teague (03) 9742 8135 Applications close for the above positions: Sunday 16 March 2014 For the full advertisement and a copy of the Position Description, please visit our website.

G6673628AA-dc5Mar

Wholesale fruit and vegetable supplier in West Melbourne requires a part time Data Entry Officer to work Thursday & Friday evenings approximately 10 hours per week. The successful applicant must have some basic computer skills, own transport, be able to speak and read English and have some basic fruit and vegetable knowledge.

Call 9687 9225 between 10am and 12 noon

www.tiv.vic.edu.au

Situations Vacant Maintenance / Qualified Plumber

Required for reputable western based company: Experienced in CCTV / sewer snake - mainly new residential sites, high standard of work, good communication skills, work unsupervised, overtime available. Driver Licence essential. Mature persons may apply. Ph 9369 8555 or email: blockages@casabenegroup.com.au

MOTOR MECHANIC

Hoppers Stoppers have a vacancy for an experienced and qualified Motor Mechanic in their busy Hoppers Crossing workshop. Work includes all types of mechanical repairs on late model cars plus specialised repairs on collectible, modified vehicles, muscle and vintage cars, including installation of custom brake conversions etc. If you are an enthusiast who is looking for a rewarding job where no two days are the same, this may suit you. For an interview contact Shanon or Duncan on 9748 6950 and/or email your resume to: www.hopstop@hoppers.com.au

G6671490

SALES CONSULTANT POINT COOK AREA • Located in the Western Suburbs • Grow with the Business • Professional Environment Based at our Point Cook office we have a fantastic opportunity for a Sales Consultant to join our dedicated and professional Sales team. Predominately dealing with house and land sales in the Point Cook and surrounding areas you will be involved in all aspects of Real Estate. To be considered for this role, you will require solid sales experience in Selling & Listing all types of properties, have completed your Agents Representative Certificate and a current drivers licence & vehicle. Please email your cover letter and resume directly to MICM Property at careers@micm.com.au

G6651983AA-dc19Feb

Kindergarten Teacher (4 roles available)

Enrolment closing soon, call us on 9399 9511

Prison Officer Department of Justice

Mushroom Picker

Casual / Part time. Must be able to work weekends. Phone 0458 694 973.

GET PAID TO BE FIT! Seeking Catalogue Deliverers for local distribution. Up to $150/wk. Flexible hrs.

Professional Are you offering

"genuine employment?''

ADVERTISERS PLEASENOTE Much hardship and difficulty is caused to job-seekers by misleading advertising placed in employment columns.

Our Professional Employment and Situations Vacant columns are reserved for advertisements which carry a SPECIFIC and GENUINE offer of employment. All employment advertisements must state clearly the type of job offered and remuneration offered. (i.e. salary package, retainer plus commission or commission only). "Commission only'' jobs are only accepted in these columns PROVIDED that this is clearly stated in the ad AND the employer is paying Workcover and Superannuation. If not, then these advertisements MUST be placed in an alternate classification such as Self Employment Opportunities. Placing misleading advertisements is an offence against the Competition and Consumer Act and all advertisements are subject to the publisher's approval. For further advice contact the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission on 9290 1800. Whilst Metro Media Publishing make every attempt to screen job advertisements, WE DO NOT ACCEPT LIABILIT Y FOR ADVERTISERS WHO FAIL TO C O M P LY W I T H T H E S E REGULATIONS.

Tel: 1300 663 161

www.pennymiller.com.au G6673654

ROOF TILER 1st Year with experience or 2nd Year. Must be hardworking, reliable and Driver Licence essential. Werribee area.

Phone Vicki: 0401 835 927

G6668193

Ongoing and Casual Positions West Metropolitan Region

CLASSIFIEDS

Prison Officers are responsible for the day-to-day supervision of prisoners and play an important role in prisoner rehabilitation and pre release preparation and reintegration.

For further information on specific location vacancies, and to apply online, please visit www.cvcareers.com.au Applications close 6pm, Tuesday 11 March 2014

www.cvcareers.com.au [30 30 ]WYNDHAM WEEKLY –WEEKLY YOUR COMMUNITY VOICE \ MARCH 5, 2014

March 5, 2014

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

ZO420220

Vacancies: • Metropolitan Remand Centre – maximum security, male facility, located in Ravenhall

1300 138 910

SOLD!


1300 138 910

Weekly Classifieds G6596069AA-dc28Jan

Situations Vacant

GREAT FLEXIBILITY - you choose your hours ALL AGES WELCOME (students, adults, retirees, groups, etc) NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED VEHICLE AN ADVANTAGE, but not essential

1300 654 910

FORD FAIRMONT Auto, 2003, 85,000kms, 12 months reg, RWC, good condition, good paint work, $6,200. Phone: SOLD.

HOLDEN COMMODORE 1995. O n g a s , R W C , t o w b a r. 366,465kms. Reg till March, OCA-633. $2,800. 0467 993 918.

1300 138 910 Car Hire STRETCHED LIMOUSINES 6, 8 and 10 passengers, 24 hour service. Phone 9743 1728 or direct to limousine 0419 651 888.

Please call us at

Cars New and Used

To advertise or place your wedding photo in this section contact one of our friendly staff on

or apply online at WWW.FERMA X .COM.AU

Marriage Celebrants

IS BUSINESS A BIT QUIET?

Catering for all occasions from $12.90 per person.

G6674264AA-dc4Mar

Beef, pork and chicken.

Why not advertise in our Weekly Classifieds. The best way to generate extra business 1300 138 910

❤ ❤ RUTH MUNDY ❤ ❤

Registered Civil Celebrant. Justice of the Peace. For weddings, commitments and namings. Phone 9746 8958.

Dressmaking KATHY'S tailoring. revamp, 8351 6021

DRESSMAKING And Design it, resize it, patch or hem it. or 0416 289 121.

$190 Phone 0405 443 923

PLEASE NOTE: Private party sales are open to negotiation, therefore statutory charges may vary and are not included in quoted prices. G6579949

CLASSIFIEDS Contact us on

1300 138 910

Driving Schools � Cheryl Rowley � Sincerely yours Civil Marriage Celebrant Ceremonies for all occasions.

9748 5654 0427 091 602

G6499456AA-dc12Feb

Celebrations

$170

5 lessons @ 1 hour each

A Ceremony To Remember

All areas. Together we create your perfect ceremony. Civil Celebrant. Regina 9646 3042, 0432 297 756 www.celebrant-reginasmall.com.au

Call 9743 1552 Shop 15,11 Station Rd Melton South

5 lessons @ 45 minutes each

G6666905

Catering Ready Roasts and Salads

Driving School Driving School

AL’S DRIVING SCHOOL Your key to safe driving

Free extra lesson before test Male & Female Instructors Lessons Avail 7 days 7am-9pm

9742 3174 0413 459 359 Proudly supported by Werribee Nissan G6276346AA-dc4Sep

Motoring Auto Services

CASH PAID FOR ALL COMPLETE CARS

0410 407 048 9369 1711

THURSDAY FROM 8.30PM UNTIL 12.30AM

$35,000 IN CASH PRIZES UP FOR GRABS ACROSS PARTICIPATING VENUES

50% JUDGES VOTE // 50% AUDIENCE VOTE more info at www.localrockstar.com.au Terms and conditions apply – see website for details

westsidehotel.com.au | Ph: 9360 3700 | Leakes & Fitzgerald Rds, Laverton North

WE PAY $250 Min for Drive-Ins G6610113AA-dc12Feb

G6670653AA-dc5Mar

LMCT - 10163

WE PAY

$250 min for Drive-Ins

Any car just bring it to 5 Holcourt Rd Laverton or we can tow away & still give you $200 min.

Ring Robert

G6610100AA-dc4Feb

G5904487AA-dc2Apr

ALL CARS REMOVED FREE

0417LMCT9297 012 961

Cash For Cars We pay minimum $150 Call Ali

9741 7159 / 0459 741 711 / 0401 642 259 LMCT 11115

G6465513AA-dc20Nov

Any car just bring it to 5 Holcourt Rd Laverton or we can tow away & still give you $200 min.

LMCT9297

Ring Robert 0417 012 961 March 5, 2014

WEEKLY – YOUR COMMUNITY VOICE MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY[ 31 31]


Sport WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

tigers’ tail fails to wag our guys – to let someone who’s bowling straight up and down get five wickets. Werribee’s quest for an undefeated season “He just bowled in the right area and got in the Victorian Sub-District Cricket the rewards.” Association is over. Chasing 274 for victory, the Tigers made a The Tigers’ winning streak in east-west first bright start through openers Matt Dean (52) XI was halted at 11 after a 32-run loss to title and David Wolfe (31), who put on 58 for the contender Oakleigh at Warrawee Park on first wicket. Saturday. The Dean brothers – Matt and Shaun It was the first time the ladder-leading (19) – combined to take the score to 96 for Tigers had been on the wrong side of the the second wicket before Matt featured in a scoreboard since last year’s grand final. 46-run stand with Tim O’Brien. Tigers captain Shaun Dean said O’Brien cruised to 69 not out, but that while the situation was “not all was not given a free rein by the “he just doom and gloom”, it was a bitter Oaks, who used a defensive field bowled in pill to swallow after being in a setting to keep him on the leash. the right strong position late on day two. O’Brien was happy to take the area” “We were in a very good position singles on offer, but when it came to win the game,” he said. “We had it to the crunch, the tailenders didn’t all set up and at tea you couldn’t have give him the support he needed and the scripted it better for what we wanted.” Tigers were all out for 241. But a spectacular last-session collapse “They sort of conceded they weren’t going brought about the Tigers’ downfall. They lost to get Tim out and almost had five on the 7-51 in quick time to go from a position of fence from when he was on 30, giving him a strength to shock losers. run a ball,” Dean said. There was no run-rate pressure – 58 “For a while it wasn’t working for them, balls were left unused – and the Oaks’ chief but in the end it proved quite a good tactic destroyer, Michael Splatt (5-44), was not because they ran through us quite quickly exactly making the ball dance off the pitch. with Tim not being able to get the strike “Splatt seemed to be bowling on the spot, back.” at the stumps; no shape in the air or nothing The Tigers will defend top spot when they out of control, but he ended up with all the face Bayswater at Chirnside Park on Saturday wickets,” Dean said. in the last game before the finals. \ LANCE JENKINSON “I don’t think that was good enough from

VNL netball VU-Western Lightning secured a hard-working 45-40 win over North East Blaze to move to third in the Victorian Netball League championship division standings. They will take a three game win streak into tonight’s clash with undefeated Boroondara Genesis at the State Netball and Hockey Centre. \

VSDCA

SCOREBOARD Q CRICKET WOMEN: Premier 1sts: Dand 2-94 bt Melb 93, EMP 3-157 (Kearney 42 Schilov 36 Townsend 36no) bt Box Hill 153 (A Lanning 59 Hawley 42 Kearney 3-24 Strano 3-29 Binch 3-31), Bruns Pk 1-123 (Villani 46 Cameron 45no) bt Plenty Valley 121 (Irvine 50no Hempenstall 4-19). 2nds: Coburg 1-96 (Melton 34no) bt Bri Dist 93 (Uncles 39), EMP 5-282 (Neil 136no) bt Dand 8-165 (Eastburn 51), Melb v Bruns Pk (nsa), Nap-Seb 2-149 (Taylor 53no Lynch 39no) bt Ring 5-147 (Menogue 45), Box Hill 5-217 (Griffiths 65no) bt Plenty Valley 129.

VICTORIAN TURF

Snr: Strath 183 and 1-23 bt Yarrav Club 132 and 163, Greenv 170 and 3-95 bt St Bern 132, Sth Caulf 233 and 1-68 bt Old Ment 199, Bri Dist 187 bt Beau 132, Hopp Cross 4-323 bt Bent 273, AWStC 127 and 5-78 bt Keilor 71. North: Willi CYMS 413 bt Alt Nth 191, Laverton 250 and 2-42 bt Spots 134, Doutta 156 bt West Cob 117 and 4-170, Tulla 170 bt PEGS 15 and 5-252, RPB 9-201 bt Westm 71, Keilor Pk 102 and 8-376 bt Foot Utd 70. WESTERN SUBURBS: A E Lowe Shield: Eynesbury Eagles 8-388 bt Hoppers Crossing 148 and 5-48, Altona Sports 357 bt St Johns 141, Charles Sturt Uni 280 bt Avyukt Aryahi Maidstone CC Inc 156, Rockbank 7-255 bt United Tarneit SC 242. Bill Honey Shield: St Johns 263 bt Altona Sports 191, Hoppers Crossing 196 bt Williamstown Congs 146, United Tarneit SC 382 bt Footscray ANA 239, Altona Roosters bt Kingsville Baptists fft. Tasman Smith Shield: United Tarneit SC 4-351 bt Kings XI CC 7-307, Melton South PSCC 5-241 bt St Andrews 9-140.

VICTORIAN WOMEN

First Grade Shield: Frankston 3-187 (Donahoe 74 Smith 50) bt Brighton Dist 5-76, Riverside 45 bt Coburg 44, Gisborne 6-136 bt Darebin 133 (Wright 88). North West: Geelong 7-146 (Flinn

32 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

4-27) bt Jacana 2-122 (C Lloyd 55no), Altona 4-164 (Sherman 59no) bt EMP 5-139 (Uereb 85no), Edinburgh 4-172 (T French 102no) bt Dennis CHC 49, Melbourne Uni 5-170 bt Spotswold 87 (Grant 4-29).

VSDCA

EAST WEST: 1ST XI: Williamstown 5-232 bt Sunshine 187 (Brown 64 Innes 6-39), Noble Park 5-237 (Edmunds 100 Fernando 81) bt Melton 236, Box Hill 115 and 6-192 (Morsello 61) bt Endeavour Hills 101, Roxburgh ParkBroadmeadows 9-181 bt Altona 180, Oakleigh 273 bt Werribee 241 (O’Brien 69 no M Dean 52 Splatt 5-44), Croydon 8-180 bt Yarraville 70 and 6-172 (Love 58), Bayswater 7-142 (Flynn 58 no Deucher 5-35) and 8-146 (Hanley 71) bt Mt Waverley 140 and 153. 2ND XI: Croydon 160 (Prestige 6-34) bt Yarraville 117 and 3-65, Melton 8-221 (Cristafaro 101 Gale 50) bt Noble Park 115 and 2-78, Oakleigh 5-193 (Townsend 59) bt Werribee 143, Box Hill 195 bt Endeavour Hills 116, Bayswater 7-283 bt Mt Waverley 97 and 2-98, Williamstown 4-188 (Murdoch 64) bt Sunshine 126 and 4-56, Altona 6-179 bt Roxburgh Park-Broadmeadows 147. NORTH WEST: 3RD XI: Williamstown 7-300 bt Sunshine 138 (Walsh 53 Davis 5-31) and 59 (Popa 6-22),Balwyn 194 (Wilks 67) bt Kew 112 and 3-137 (Hopper 57), Yarraville 180 bt Preston 150, Ivanhoe 8-253 (O’Brien 86 Malloy 67) bt Coburg 163), Werribee 253 (Buchanan 60 Duxson 56 Harmer 52) bt Plenty Valley 198, Brunswick 189 bt Melton 159 (Kennedy 52 Owner 6-39, Altona 267 bt Roxburgh ParkBroadmeadows 168. 4TH XI: Werribee 212 (Penaluna 55) bt Plenty Valley 127, Preston 7-262 (Jacklin 116 no Dinatale 53) bt Yarraville 86 and 153, Brunswick 8-190 and 3-108 (Singh 71) bt Yarraville 86 and 153, Kew 254 bt Balwyn 145 (Mackay 56 Sist 6-56) and 7-144, Coburg 212 bt Ivanhoe 79 (Rowland 5-25) and 108, Roxburgh Park-Broadmeadows 252 bt Altona 8-180, Williamstown 8-211 and 7-76 bt Sunshine 156 and 128 (Kilpatrick 5-21).

BRIEFS

WDCA cricket Bellbridge has snatched second spot in the WDCA A turf finals after an outright win over Melton South away at Blackwood Reserve on Saturday. The Bridge had only to eclipse a tiny 88 for first-innings points and raced to 9-167 declared to keep the maximum points in play. Mark Croswell took five second innings wickets to have South out for 103 the second time around, with the Bridge hitting 25-0 for maximum points. \

Top shelf: With a half-century, Werribee’s Matt Dean jumped to fifth on the aggregate runs list in the east-west group. (SHAWN SMITS)

Q BOWLS BOWLS VICTORIA SATURDAY METROPOLITAN PENNANT: Finals Premier Division: BRIGHTON 78 bt CLAYTON 72 (A Wilson 20 lost to G Archer 22 C Twentyman 23 bt T Wood 16 T Shannon 18 lost to L Garlick-Adams 20 G Maskell 17 bt D Benwell 14) MOONEE PONDS 72 bt MELBOURNE 67 (S Fordham 30 bt S Mortimer 10 B Spurr 11 lost to D Fisher 17 A Galloway 18 bt M Wilks 14 M Jacobsen 13 lost to B Leighton 26). Div 1: Sec 1: Deer Pk (1) 67 Kew Hts (1) 83 Bund RSL (2) 68 Werribee (1) 85. Sec 2: Lal (1) 84 Glenr (1) 62 Fitz Vic (1) 84 Moon Val (1) 93. Div 2: Sec 1: Alt (2) 86 Alt Sports (1) 76, Flem/ Kens (1) 87 Yarr/Foot (2) 77. Sec 2: Lal (2) 83 Glenr (2) 72, Broad (1) 75 Sunb (1) 81. Div 3: Sec 1: Melt (2) 96 Werr (3) 65, Hopp (1) 80 Alt (3) 76. Sec 2: Ess (3) 102 Glenr (3) 66, Fitz Vic (2) 79 Moon Val (2) 67. Div 4: Sec 1: Will (2) 86 Alt (4) 76, Yarr/Foot (4) 79 Keil (2) 62. Sec 2: Pres/Res (2) 79 Buck Pk (2) 80, Keil (3) 71 Lal (4) 66.. Div 5: Sec 1: Deer Pk (2) 100 Hopp (4) 60, Melt (3) 82 Alt Sports (2) 70. Sec 2: Bruns (1) 78 Broad (2) 77, Mari Pk (2) 78 Prin Pk Carlt (1) 79. Div 6: Sec 1: Buck Pk (3) 76 Suns C (2) 77, Deer Pk (3) 75 Alt (5) 80. Sec 2: Moon Val (3) 86 Mari Pk (3) 63, Keil (5) 77 Buck Pk (4) 93. Div 7: North Sec 1: Lav (2) 85 Werribee (7) 79, Will (4) 85 Deer Pk (4) 72. North Sec 2: Melt (4) 91 Suns VRI (2) 61, Aber (2) 83 St Alb (2) 61. Sec 3: Glenr (5) 94 Buck Pk (5) 64, Ess (5) 79 Moon Pds (4) 61. Div 8: Sec 1: Mari Pk (4) 66 Buck Pk (6) 25, Flem/ Kens (3) 42 Ess (6) 34. Sec 2: Box H RSL (5) 48 Donc (6) 29, E Ivan (3) 38 Burw Dist (5) 48. Women’s Only: Div 9: Sec 1: Glen Wav (7) 54 Hamp (5) 30, Kew Hts (5) 59 Edith (6) 33. Sec 2: Donc (7) 65 Black (6) 26, Donc (8) 55 Wav Glf (4) 39. METROPOLITAN PENNANT (SUNDAY): Sectional finals: DIV 1: Sec 1: Kew Hts (1) 91 Werribee (1) 51. Sec 2 Lal (1) 84 Moon Val (1) 75. Sec 3: Heathm (1) 74 Burd Pk (1) 85. Sec 4: Yarr Glen (1) 93 Ber (1) 90. DIV 2: Sec 1: Alt (2) 114 Flem/Kens (1) 65. Sec

VFL football Werribee Tigers clawed their way to a five-point win over Box Hill Hawks in a VFL practice match at Arden Street on Saturday. Nathan Grima and Tom Gribble had more than 30 possessions each as new coach John Lamont took charge of the Tigers for the first time in a competitive match. The Tigers will be back at Arden Street on Saturday to face Williamstown in their second pre-season hit out with the development league game starting at 10am, followed by the seniors at 1pm. \

2: Lal (2) 95 Sunb (1) 64. Sec 3: Hurst (1) 71 Whit 1) 97. Sec 4: Burw Dist (2) 73 Glen Wav (1) 96. Sec 5: Fern Gul (1) 71 Warb (1) 67. Sec 6: Black (1) 73 Ment (2) 88. Sec 7: Chelt (2) 76 Arma (1) 88. Sec 8: Alb Pk (1) 67 St Kil (1) 73. DIV 3: Sec 1: Melt (2) 67 Hopp (1) 107. Sec 2: Ess (3) 105 Fitz Vic (2) 53. Sec 3 Bund RSL (3) 68 Elth (2) 64. Sec 4: Black (2) 73 Camb Cent (1) 79. Sec 5: Burw Dist (3) 81 Fern Gul (2) 70. Sec 6: Verm Sth (2) 84 SOC (1) 75. Sec 7: Pak (2) 73 Burd Pk (3) 50. Sec 8: Bright (3) 71 Glen E-McKinnon (1) 83. DIV 4: Sec 1: Will (2) 73 Yarr/Foot (4) 87. Sec 2: Buck Pk (2) 90 Keil (3) 70.. DIV 5: Sec 1: Deer Pk (2) 79 Melton (3) 84. Sec 2: Bruns (1) 75 Prin Pk Carl (1) 86. DIV 6: Sec 1: Suns C (2) 64 Alt (5) 82. Sec 2: Moon Val (3) 110 Buck Pk (4) 62. DIV 7: North Sec 1: Lav (2) 73 Will (4) 87. Sec 2: Melton (4) 91 Aber (2) 62. Sec 3: Glenr (5) 68 Ess (5) 82.

22 25-16 25-23), Mentone 3 bt Camberwell 0 (25-10 25-16 25-23), Peninsula 3 bt Ivanhoe 2 (25-17 25-15 23-25 22-25 15-10), PEGS 3 bt Marcellin 1 (25-23 21-25 25-23 26-24). AGSV-APS GIRLS: BADMINTON: Geelong Gram 5-10-231 bt PEGS 4-8-224, Wesley 5-12-300 bt Caulfield 4-9-241, Haileybury 8-17-278 bt Carey 1-5-222. SOFTBALL: Haileybury 11 bt PEGS 7. SWIMMING at Carey: Carey 2505 Geelong Coll 1964. TENNIS: Geelong Coll 13118 bt ACK 3-37, Wesley 16-128 bt Peninsula 0-14 Haileybury 12-120 bt Geelong Gram 4-46, PEGS 9-96 bt Ivanhoe 7-84, Yarra Valley 10101 bt Carey 6-80. VOLLEYBALL: Yarra Valley 3 bt Peninsula 0 (25-0 25-6 25-8), Mentone 3 bt Ivanhoe 0 (25-8 25-8 25-13), Haileybury 3 bt Pegs 0 (25-19 25-19 25-17), Wesley 3 bt Caulfield 1 (25 22 25-18 20-25 25-22).

Q SCHOOL SPORTS

VICTORIA SUMMER LEAGUE: Semi-f: Div 1: Game 1: Melbourne 1 bt Blackburn 0, Geelong 6 bt Essendon 3. Game 2: Blackburn 7 bt Melbourne 0, Essendon 11 bt Geelong 1. Game 3: Blackburn 5 bt Melbourne 2, Essendon 19 bt Geelong 0. Div 2: Game 1: Williamstown 17 bt Moorabbin 7, Werribee 3 bt Springvale 0. Game 2: Williamstown 10 bt Moorabbin 5, Springvale 2 bt Werribee 1. Game 3: Springvale 25 bt Werribee 6. Preliminary f: Div 3: Footscray 22 bt Ormond GH 16. Grand f: Div 1 Res: Waverley 4 bt Cheltenham 2. Thirds: Melbourne 11 bt Essendon 10. Div 2 Res: Moorabbin 9 bt St Kilda 8. Thirds: Malvern 13 bt Berwick 1. Div 2 Fourths: Fitzroy 10 bt Berwick 3. South: Springvale 22 bt Cheltenham KK 2. WOMEN: Grand f: Div 1: Springvale 6 bt Footscray 3. Div 2: Werribee 6 bt Waverley 2. Div 3: Bundoora 13 bt Newport/Essendon 9. U-18 State: Cheltenham 2 bt Waverley 1. Metro: Upwey FTG 17 bt Fitzroy 3. U-16 State: Waverley 6 bt Cheltenham 3. AAA: Blackburn 5 bt Newport 2. U-14 State: Waverley 16 bt Sandringham 7. Metro East Central: Waverley 10 bt Cheltenham 0. Metro West: Werribee/Sunshine 11 bt Port Phillip 4. U-12 State: Newport 23 bt Waverley 16. Metro West: Fitzroy Lions 21 bt Werribee 13.

AGSV: Boys: BADMINTON: Camberwell 6-10-230 bt PEGS 0-0-162, Mentone 4-7-203 bt Trinity 2-3-150. BASKETBALL: Trinity 67 bt Assumption 40, Camberwell 69 bt PEGS 46, Peninsula 56 bt Yarra Valley 49, Marcellin 84 bt Ivanhoe 54. SQUASH: Trinity 12-27-466 bt Marcellin 4-8-309, Scotch 12-25-465 bt St Kevin’s Green 4-9-276, St Kevin’s Gold 15-31-500 bt Camberwell 1-3-277. TABLE TENNIS: PEGS 1545 bt Trinity 0-4, Mentone 11-38 bt Peninsula 4-14. CRICKET: Assumption 132 bt Trinity 131 (R Cumberland 5-21), PEGS 9-202 (O Clough 51 S Ainsworth 41) bt Camberwell 178 (O Clough 4-47), Yarra Valley 6-134 (T Hudson 56no) bt Peninsula 8-133 (T Nathan 4-4). SQUASH: Trinity 12-27-466 bt Marcellin 4-8309, Scotch 12-25-465 bt St Kevin’s Green 4-9276, St Kevin’s Gold 15-31-500 bt Camberwell 1-3-277. TABLE TENNIS: PEGS 15-45 bt Trinity 0-4, Mentone 11-38 bt Peninsula 4-14. TENNIS: Trinity 15-124 bt Assumption 1-51, PEGS 16128 bt Camberwell 0-45, Yarra Valley 13-113 bt Peninsula 3-58, Ivanhoe 12-118 bt Marcellin 4-68. VOLLEYBALL: Trinity 3 bt Yarra Valley 0 (25-

Q BASEBALL


Sport WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

hoppers crossing rides winning impetus Bowls

There is nothing in sport like seeing an underdog swoop in for a startling victory. Hoppers Crossing did just that, coming from the bottom half of the top four to claim the section pennant in Bowls Victoria’s division 3 section 1 at the weekend. Hoppers beat the top two sides on consecutive days to move out of their section and into the knockout divisional finals, which start on Saturday. An ecstatic Hoppers president Daryl Marendaz said the narrow 80-76 semi-final victory against Altona on Saturday built momentum for Sunday’s sectional final 107-67 victory over Melton. “We had a tight game against Altona. There wasn’t much in it with three or four ends to go,” Marendaz said. “We kept plugging away and fighting at the end. That gave us the

impetus to say, ‘We can go on from here and “We didn’t give them a look-in right from win the section; we might be the underdog, the start. but we’re going to give this a real go’.” “After eight ends it was something like 27-8 Even the most one-eyed Hoppers Crossing and we never looked back. fan could not have predicted what was about “We were never under 20 shots in front the to come against Melton. whole day.” The 40-shot victory was a startling Hoppers Crossing’s attention now contradiction of the form guide. turns to the divisional finals. “We gave Melton won the regular-season The club can dare to dream of them a real encounter between the clubs much greater things after setting touch-up” 2-0 and did so with convincing up a semi-final date with section 4 three-rinks-to-one victories on both winners Camberwell Central to be occasions. played at Middle Park Bowls Club on But as Hoppers showed, finals are a Saturday. new ball game. The winner of that game will advance to the Hoppers, led by winning skips John division grand final against either Pakenham Robinson, Dennis Hewitt and Frank Aidone, or Glen Eira McKinnon on Sunday. Not that got off to a flyer against Melton and never Marendaz is even thinking of looking that far relinquished their the lead. ahead. “We gave them a real touch-up,” Marendaz “It’s one day at a time for us,” he said with a said. chuckle. \ LJ

State of disbelief: Skip Snowy Barker was shocked by his side’s performance in the section final. (DARREN HOWE)

‘pathetic’ bees pull the pin Bowls

Werribee saved its worst performance of the Bowls Victoria division 1 section 1 season for its last and most important game. The Bees were putrid in the sectional final, losing 91-51 to Kew Heights on Sunday after going in as slight favourites. The passage to the divisional finals seemingly opened up for the Bees after the top-two ranked sides were toppled on Saturday, but their insipid showing against

in-form Kew meant sudden death. Bees skip Snowy Barker described the loss as “terribly disappointing” and one that he never saw coming. “The game was more or less over 20 ends in,” he said. “We only scored 18 shots collectively after 47 ends. “I said at half-time, ‘It’s been pathetic, we’ve got to show a bit of pride’.” Kew was like a runaway freight train and there was no reeling it in. It was a fact that stared Barker in the face

as he decided to avoid further humiliation by calling the game. “I just shook hands with them and conceded with five ends to go,” he said. “It was open for anyone who wanted to grab their chance to win it … give them credit, they’ve been playing really good bowls towards the end of the season when it counted, and that’s what it’s all about. “It was totally disappointing to end the season like that.” \ LANCE JENKINSON

falcons remain undefeated Netball

City West Falcons snared their fourth straight win in the Victorian Netball League championship division. The undefeated Falcons are an offensive force, averaging a league-high 57 goals per game with an average winning margin of 23. The juggernaut rolled on with a 59-42 win over long-time rivals Monash University Storm at the State Netball Hockey Centre on Wednesday night. “The girls put in a pretty hard and tough pre-season so it’s actually good to reap the rewards early on in the competition,” Falcons assistant coach Nicole Richardson said. “We’re travelling along quite nicely at the moment and a lot of players have had quite a bit of court time and [are] sharing the load. It’s a good place to be after round four.” While the Falcons attack is running like clockwork, their defence can do with a bit of tightening. Richardson was not pleased with the performance of the back end against the Storm. However, the Falcons are still ranked in the league’s top three after four games. “Defensively, I don’t think we were at our best, and you have to give credit to Monash Uni,” Richardson said. “We’re going to have to go back to the drawing board with our defenders and … continue to work on our defence. It is easy to plaster over the defensive cracks when your three-pronged attack is in such hot form. The Knott sisters - Kath and Julia and youngster Alice Teague-Neeld are going to give the Falcons’ coaches a few headaches at the selection table. Three into two spots will not go and all three have made a case for the starters bibs. “It’s a great dilemma to have from a coaching perspective,” Richardson said. “We have three goalers playing well and shooting high percentage and [that] keeps the opposition guessing as to what starting line-up we’re going to throw up. “It does make it a headache for the coaches to work out which two are going to get the start, but it’s a headache you’d prefer to have.” The umpires votes went to goal defence Casey Price, but in Richardson’s eyes it was Maggie Lind who stood out. Lind has made a seamless transition into a mid-court role and thrived in the absence of young gun Liz Watson, who was on Melbourne Vixens duty. “She’s developing quite nicely into a centre court player now,” Richardson said. “She had an exceptional game and she fed our goalers with some great ball.” The Falcons will take on Geelong Cougars, coached by former Falcons assistant Gerard Murphy, tonight at the SNHC. \ LJ MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 33


Sport WWW.WYNDHAMWEEKLY.COM.AU

giants drop their bundle

cats purring after bats come good

Baseball

cricket

Werribee’s disappearing act in the third and deciding game of the Baseball Victoria summer league division 2 semi-final series with Springvale Lions will remain an unsolved mystery. The Giants will be haunted by the concession of 13 first-inning runs that led to a 25-6 game-three loss at KH Wearne Reserve on Sunday. Giants coach Phil Balzer was shocked by the manner of his young team’s defeat. “There’s just no way of seeing that it was going to happen,” he said. “You couldn’t predict it.” The Giants’ pitching had been a strength all season. The pitchers brought the goods in games one and two, giving up two runs in a combined 21 innings. The Giants took game one at the Melbourne Ball Park on the back of young starter Wes De Jong and it took the Lions a combined 12 innings of pitching from Jonathan Lowe and Chad Northcott to square the ledger in game two at Presidents Park. There was confidence in the Giants’ camp when De Jong took to the mound for the start of game three. But De Jong never settled, giving up 11 runs on two outs before Balzer was forced to go to the bullpen. For De Jong, it was an outing that in no way represented his season as a whole. “Wes has been good all year,” Balzer said. “He hasn’t been that far off at any stage and it’s certainly not something we expected to see today. “He was pretty distraught, but he’ll be right; he’ll learn from it.” The rot set in early and the Giants never recovered. Three relief pitchers – Daine Gregory, Lowe and Wade Balzer – could not arrest the slide. “Our pitching has been our strength all year, so when that falls away, we’ve got nothing to respond with,” Balzer said.

Hoppers Crossing has finished the summer on a high note with a finals-shaping win against Bentleigh on the road in the Victorian Turf Cricket Association’s senior division. The Cats brushed aside their batting inconsistencies to post a mammoth 4-323 and blast the victory target of 274 to pieces. Asif Jan produced his best knock for the club with 121 not out at No. 5, while Ryan Latham made 88 to finish the season with back-to-back half centuries. The pair combined for a magnificent 166-run fourth wicket partnership. The chase was set up by a solid 47-run opening stand between player-coach Darrel Brown (34) and Justin Goegan (26). The Cats’ last-day win cost Bentleigh a spot in the final four. In north A1, Werribee Centrals were relegated after falling 18 runs short against finals-bound Sunshine Druids at Galvin Park. The Centurions only had to tie with Druids’ 6-216 to stay up but were bowled out for 198. They tumbled to fourth-last when news filtered through of a big St Albans’ points grab over Aberfeldie. \ LJ

Concentration: Jonathan Lowe was focused on the mound for Werribee Giants in game two. (DARREN HOWE)

“We’re not a big hitting team, we don’t score a lot of runs … not many teams come back after a 13-run first inning.” Oliver Box provided a rare highlight for the Giants with a three-run triple, while Simon Riches picked up two hits. The Giants will be on the lookout for a new coach after Balzer said “it’s unlikely” he will be back next summer. He took on a one-year deal as a stop-gap measure so the club could potentially find its next long-term coach. “I’m glad I did it,” Balzer said. “They’re a good group of guys, they’re really genuine and

it was a pleasure to coach them. If the club can pick up one or two players as well as a coach, they should be really strong next year.” \ LANCE JENKINSON

Summer League Division 2 semi finals Game 1: Springvale 0 Werribee 3 Game 2: Springvale 2 Werribee 1 Game 3: Werribee 6 Springvale 25

Where did your side finish? Finals Point Cook (second, west B1) Wyndhamvale (fourth, west B1) Survived Hoppers Crossing (seventh, senior division) Seabrook (sixth, west B1) Relegated Werribee Centrals (ninth, north A1)

point cook comes to the party to relieve falcons vtca

Wyndhamvale’s desire to prove it belongs in the Victorian Turf Cricket Association’s west B1 has driven it to a finals berth at its first attempt. The Falcons started the final round outside the top four, but it all fell into place come 6pm on Saturday. Taking care of their own business, they overcame Newport-Digman in a tense finish at the Bryan Martyn Oval. Then assistance came from Point Cook, which beat Seabrook, sending the Brookers tumbling from the four. “It was probably relief more than anything,” Falcons opening bowler Ryan Radford said. 34 WYNDHAM WEEKLY \ MARCH 5, 2014

“Coming across to a new competition, you “Making the four is the first part of the want to try and show that you’re good enough plan,” he said. for it. It was good to get ourselves into the “If you make it, you want to try and go as four.” far as you can. We think our best cricket is The Falcons have displayed much good enough to win it.” inconsistency in their first season in The Falcons’ final-round clash with west B1. Newport-Digman summed up their “it was The hot and cold streaks summer to date. getting a were brought about by player They cruised to the first-innings little bit unavailability and getting to points but had to fight tooth and nervous” know their surroundings in a new nail to preserve the win and avoid a competition. But they have peaked at reversal of the result. the right time, going into the finals on They held on just with two wickets the back of two consecutive wins. to spare. Radford is adamant his side is not in the “It was getting a little bit nervous, but we finals merely to make up the numbers. were able to hold on,” Radford said.

The stand-out for the Falcons was fast bowler Jake Styles, who took six first-innings wickets. After taking 50 wickets last summer, including 11 in the Williamstown and District Cricket Association A-turf grand final win over Williamstown Imperials, Styles has added 40 already this season to shape as a barometer for the Falcons heading into the finals. “He’s certainly standing up for us,” Radford said. The west B1 semi-finals will see the Falcons travel to Sunshine Heights, while Point Cook will host Sunshine United, with the winners to play in the grand final. \ LJ


UPSIZE

SALE

Sleepmaker Sleepmake Cosmo Plush

icontour icon ic nto tour u Adjustable Base ur

OR

DOUBLE

KING

BUY A

QUEEN

Beautyrest Replenish Plush

ONLY PAY FOR THE

SINGLE

4 Day Sale MUST FREE DELIVERY END SAME DAY DELIVERY* MONDAY Hoppers Crossing Shop 2 / 255 Old Geelong Road Ph: 03 9749 4292

fortywinks.com.au Upsize offer must be completed in the original transaction, during the promotional period. The upsized mattress will be the same brand and model as the original mattress chosen. Selected brands only. Mattress only. Same day delivery available on in stock items only. Exclusions apply. Terms and conditions apply, see in store for details. Valid until 07/03/2014 - 10/03/2014.

MARCH 5, 2014 \ WYNDHAM WEEKLY 35


WESTPOINT FORD FORD 2013

PLATE

E L A S

P O O SC E S A H C R PU 20OCK

T IN S NY MA URS O COL a low

r e us fo Call al financ i spec te on ra 4

644 9 4 97

FOCUS AMBIENTE AUTO • Ford Sync with Bluetooth and Voice Control • iPod integration

9749 6444

AUTOMATIC

19,990

$

DRIVEAWAY

Just 20 mins from the Westgate Bridge Cnr Heaths & Morris Rds, Hoppers Crossing OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK www.westpointford.com.au

LMCT 8636


Wyn 20140305