• Benjamin Millar

    Benjamin Millar reports on news, people and events for the Maribyrnong & Hobsons Bay Star Weekly. bmillar@starweekly.com.au


    Articles by Benjamin Millar

    Shipping container hotel on horizon

    They’ve popped up as bars, cafes and even swimming pools – now…

    Terror drives racism fight

    The Christchurch terror attack that killed 50 people and left dozens injured…

    Festival of Colours

    Fans of fun and excitement can chalk up the West Footscray Festival…

    Man charged over sexual assault

    Transit Safety Division detectives have charged a Footscray man following the alleged…

    Seddon cafe sparks social storm

    A social media storm has erupted over a chalkboard message placed outside…

    Men charged over robbery incident

    A West Footscray man and a Sunshine man have been charged with…

    Footscray Art Prize open

    Entries are open for the second running of The Footscray Art Prize,…

    Maribyrnong to wipe out plastic

    Single use plastics could be wiped out of use at Maribyrnong council…

    Victory academy closer to kick off

    Melbourne Victory’s new $18 million soccer academy is closer to kicking off…

    Transport hub key to Footscray facelift

    Footscray railway station will become a dedicated transport hub and Paisley Street…

    Rising costs force Dancing Dog Café closure

    Soaring rents and development pressure have claimed another Footscray live venue scalp…

    Bracks to become VU Chancellor

    Former Victorian Premier Steve Bracks has been named as the next Chancellor…

    VU twins take double degree journey

    Victoria University’s latest intake includes students giving a whole new meaning to…

    Maribyrnong rating system switch

    Maribyrnong council is poised to make sweeping changes to its property rating…

    Groups to pitch for funding

    Maribyrnong community groups and clubs are being urged to hone their ‘pitch’…
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