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Update: Flemington Road gum tree still standing, but for how long?

MEETING NOTICE:  Tomorrow, Saturday 2 July at 7am, friends of the Lemon-scented Gum are again meeting at the tree outside 120 Flemington Road to organise community…

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Continental Hotel, Sorrento

The National Trust has made an objection regarding a permit application (P24867) to Heritage Victoria for the Continental Hotel in Sorrento: The Continental Hotel was classified…

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Lemon-scented Gum on Flemington Road to face chainsaw on 25 June

On Thursday 16 June, VicRoads informed the National Trust that the significant Lemon-scented Gum on Flemington Road will be demolished on Saturday 25 June. The Lemon-scented Gum, and…

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News of alleged demolition of Lalor House spreads like wildfire

A brief letter to the editor published in The Age this morning was all it took to capture local media attention and wide-spread public interest in response…

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Bendigo East Anzac Avenue turns 100, but heritage protection still up in the air

Planted along the front path of the school on 16 June 1916,  the Bendigo East Anzac Avenue is one of the last surviving examples of…

Own House - cnr Gatehouse & Morrah Sts. Parkville David Saunders. 1962 by Peter Willie, SLV (01)

The Trust objects to proposed additions to post-war residential property in Parkville: Saunders House

The Trust has objected to proposed additions to a 1960′s Brutalist house in Parkville, known by the Trust as Saunders House. Here is a copy…

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Camperdown Botanic Gardens & Arboretum

The National Trust is supporting the decision of the Executive Director, Heritage Victoria, to refuse a permit for the construction of six cabins, swimming pool,…

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Heritage Protection in the City of Maroondah

After being approached by members of the Ringwood & District Historical Society and the Jubilee Park Residents Heritage Groups (JPRHG), the Trust has written to…

Burton’s Livery, and heritage in the CBD

Last Monday, Paul Roser spoke to Jon Faine on 774 ABC Melbourne about heritage protection in the CBD, after an 1862 building in the city was…