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Koalas under threat

Koalas are an iconic Australian symbol. We love them, tourists love them. But here on the Mornington Peninsula, and elsewhere around the country, the koala population is in serious decline. Koalas need our help. They’re facing a number of threats: land clearing, urban development, changes in our climate, traffic and diseases. On Thursday 23 May […]

Peninsula Transport Assist

Peninsula Transport Assist is a vehicle and volunteer sharing network that helps pool community transport resources. They coordinate volunteer drivers and have a fleet of minibuses to help elderly and frail residents get around.

A life-saving donation

When Mt Eliza Bowling Club got in touch with their local Bendigo Bank branch to say they needed a new defib unit, the Mt Eliza branch was very happy to oblige. The new unit had been in the club room for only a few days before it had to be put to use to revive a visiting player.

Enviro Week 2019

Enviro Week is designed to give children a sense that they can personally contribute to a sustainable future. It caters for primary school aged children and the event is supported by Mornington Peninsula Shire, the region's Bendigo Bank branches and a number of other sponsors.

Game Changers: changing the lives of local young people

Game Changers is an elite leadership and high-performance initiative that empowers Australian sporting clubs to create positive cultures, and young players to reach their full potential. Bendigo Bank’s Rye, Rosebud and Dromana branches are supporting Game Changers to run a program here on the Mornington Peninsula for the second year with a $25,000 grant. The […]

WELL PLAYED MICHAEL VOSS

RPP FM is celebrating with Michael Voss this week as the RPP FM sports star was declared the 41st Life Member of the Mornington Cricket Club. In front of a sold our Mornington Cricket Club crowd- Michael dedicated the honour to his late mum Joan and father Jim – who himself had been a Life […]