Celebration of 20 years of the Warrandyte Community Association and opening of the WCA Office by the Mayor.
Manningham Mayor, Cr. Michelle Kleinhert, together with WCA President Terry Tovey, cut the ribbon to officially open the Warrandyte Community Association office in the Warrandyte Community Centre.
The opening was followed by a celebration in the Community Centre of twenty years of ‘Caring for the Community’ by the WCA.
Cr. Kleinhert was accompanied by Yarra Ward Councillor Carli Lange-Boutle and Councillors Anna Chen, Deirdre Diamante and Stephen Mayne. Councillor Ben Ramcharan from Nillumbik Council and MHR for Warrandyte, Ryan Smith also attended.
Over fifty guests represented the causes and local community organisations that WCA has engaged with over the years.
In addition to local Warrandyte identities, these included the CFA, Rotary, Lions, the Community Church, the Warrandyte Community Retirement Housing Cooperative, the Bendigo Bank, and many members of the WCA and other local community groups.
Former President, Dick Davies, reviewed 20 years of WCA community engagement and Cr. Kleinhert warmly acknowledged the close relationship with Manningham over the years.