Community News


The Good Oil is the e-magazine of the Good Samaritan Sisters. It aims to nourish the spirit, stimulate thinking and encourage reflection and dialogue about issues of the day from a Christian, Catholic, Good Samaritan perspective. Subscribe here.

Click here to view the latest letter to parents from Catholic Education Melbourne

Mater Christi is a proud supporter of the Arts and Burrinja Cultural Centre


AFL Yarra Ranges is recruiting for new umpires from age 13+ join them in 2018

Days at St Joseph's College

Saturday 14 Apr, 9am to 4pmFerntree Gully Falcons Basketball Club
Registration Day

From 14 Feb — U18 Girls Preseason Training
Upwey Tecoma Junior Football Club

Recruiting now for 2018 Girls Football
Upper Ferntree Gully Junior Football Club

Recruiting girls now for U14 - U18 Teams
Belgrave Junior Football Club. Call Andrew 0447 474 411


Upside Pathways Learning Centre provides free short courses in Upwey. Read more... 

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Girls experience fun, friendship, adventure and leadership at Upwey Girl GuidesRead more...

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The Rotary Youth Exchange program provides a unique opportunity for you to experience first hand the culture of a new country, to learn a new language and gain in your personal development. Read more...

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Yarra Ranges Council are seeking applications for casual School Crossing Supervisors in the local area. Contact Sharon Moran, Local Laws Department on 9294 6463Read more...

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Become a WEP Exchange Student. As a WEP exchange student you can choose from over 20 countries to live and study for a summer, semester or even a year! Get started today to plan the experience of your lifetime!  Request an information pack, including WEP's FREE application form. Visit: Call: 1300 884 733, Email:

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Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC) can provide free legal advice to young people on a range of issues, including fines, sexting and family violence. Telephone 1300 79 70 88  to make a confidential appointment in Healesville, Lilydale, Yarra Junction or Boronia.

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Conservation Volunteers Australia is excited to be offering young people the opportunity to engage in the Green Army Program. This is a unique environmental training initiative that will support local environmental and heritage projects. Read more...

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EACH Youth and Family: Grief Group for young people aged 13-25 years old who have experienced significant grief after the loss of a family member at any time in their life. For more information contact 9871 1802Read more…

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The Family Care Sisters facility at Croydon offers holistic care to all women (aged 20-70 yrs) who are in need of a peaceful environment, ‘time out’, support or nurturing. For further information or to book, contact Family Care Sisters on ph. 9723 6797 or visit

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