Category: Community

Dandenong COVID-19 $ 4 m relief package includes rate discount & rent relief

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 1 April 2020: The City of Greater Dandenong has unveiled a $4 million relief package to help its most vulnerable community members during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Council has introduced a series of measures to ease the financial burden on its residents and ratepayers. The […]

Woolworths Basics Box: Woolworths ramps up online delivery for elderly & vulnerable in self-isolation

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 30 March 2020: Woolworths will continue to scale its online delivery capacity over the next week to help meet the essential food and grocery needs of the growing number of customers in self-isolation because of COVID-19. The retailer has partnered with Australia Post and DHL […]

How to stay healthy at home during the coronavirus lockdown

Cooped up and feeling sluggish, bored, even a bit miserable? Despite being confined to the indoors during the coronavirus outbreak, there are still lots of things you can do to protect your health and wellbeing. At unsettling times like the coronavirus outbreak, it might feel like things are very much […]

Art transforms popular street in Noble Park

Photo: Greater Dandenong Council By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 25 March 2020: A new artwork is helping to transform the Noble Park streetscape.    The work by established mural artist Hayden Dewar was commissioned by Greater Dandenong Council and pays homage to the growth and development of the local community.  […]

SBS’s new Multilingual Coronavirus Portal has 8 South Asian languages

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE,26 March: People of non-English backgrounds in Australia can now easily access COVID-19 updates in their own languages by accessing the newly launched SBS Multilingual Coronavirus Portal from today. The dedicated multilingual online information portal is “…in response to the growing need for communities to have […]