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    Tate Papworth

    Tate Papworth reports on news, people and events for the Brimbank and Northwest Star Weekly. tpapworth@starweekly.com.au


    Articles by Tate Papworth

    Santa's early visit to Sunshine

    The Sunshine Marketplace is asking the community to help it spread some…

    Worksafe plea for vigilance this Christmas

    December is traditionally a time of festive cheer and celebration. However the…

    Council slams pokies legislation

    Brimbank mayor Margaret Giudice says the Victorian government’s decision to extended licences…

    Police blitz to target motorcyclists

    Motorcyclists in Brimbank can expect some extra attention this summer. With the…

    Bin collections missing a trick

    The number of missed kerbside bin collections in Brimbank rose last year.…

    Exhibition a dream come true

    For Egyptian born artist Tadros Hanna, the opening of his first solo…

    Digital switch causes planning delays

    Less than half of Brimbank’s planning applications are decided upon within required…

    My Brimbank: Karen Hart

    What’s your connection to Brimbank? I’m the general manager of The Youth…

    First Hackerspace event a success

    Brimbank’s newly established Hackerspace community group is claiming its first public speaking…

    Keilor named a burglary hot spot

    Keilor has been named as one of Victoria’s burglary hot spots. The…

    Massive crowd expected for Lunar Festival

    A bevy of food, entertainment and a spectacular fireworks show are set…

    Dog attacks on the rise

    The number of reported dog attacks and ‘rushes’ in Brimbank has rocketed.…

    Overnewton students sail to national title

    Overnewton Anglican Community College has a new national champion in its midst.…

    The hidden cost of growth

    Brimbank is growing at a rapid rate. New roads are constantly being…

    Operation Safespeeds delivers mixed results

      One Brimbank road user had their car impounded, while another five…
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