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Where to watch the Matildas in Melbourne on Wednesday night

The Matildas will take on England in the semi-final, kicking off at 8pm Wednesday – fresh off the back of a nail-biting penalty shootout win against France.

  • by Alex Crowe and Katherine Scott



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Felled trees

Why trees in this east Melbourne suburb are disappearing at night

The city’s leafy eastern suburbs are quickly losing their greenery as private development and illegal tree-removing operations sweep the area.

  • by Najma Sambul
Merri Creek

Dear Merri Creek: Veteran litter picker’s love letter to waterway

Two volunteer Merri Creek rubbish removers of 30 years found $100 in the water – and donated it back to the creek.

  • by Carolyn Webb

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