In this difficult situation it has been quite some time since we have been able to hold a community forum. To assist in keeping you informed we have put together a summary of updates that have been happening oritems we have been asked about in person or on social media. There have been a higher

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Here are some general updates and some further information coming from the latest CoM meeting. We had planned to hold the AGM via Zoom or Teams this month.  MICM feedback was that they had been having Zoom AGMs for other much smaller properties and the results were not great.  Issues such as

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Last year we had a film crew on site at Willsmere. We weren't allowed to give any information at the time, but now we can release that the filming was for an episode of the SBS program "Who do you think you are?" and the subject of the episode was Bert Newton.  We've just been informed that the

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Even in these unprecedented times, we were still able to observe and remember the ANZAC spirit at Willsmere. A very special thank you to our brilliant bag pipe player Benjamin Casey, from the 5th/6th Battalion, Royal Victorian Regiment, based in Hawthorn as well as a big thank you to everyone who

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As all long term residents of Willsmere will know, Easter is a fantastic time for children who live here as well as their friends.  The traditional Easter festivities on the lawn bowls green can't go ahead as usual this year, but we wont let that stop us.  We're calling on all residents who are

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The Willsmere CoM had their latest meeting this week, conducted via video conference. A few items came out  of the meeting which we need to pass on. 1 - AGM - We originally planned to have the AGM in three weeks time.  Due to the stage three restrictions, this will need to be postponed.  Legally,

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Isolating and Quarentining via an Airbnb in Willsmere during COVD19 As a community, we want to protect any vulnerable Willsmere residents by limiting exposure to people who are unwell. If you offer an AirBnB for rent in Willsmere, there is additional information and actions required to prevent the

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Thank you to all who attended the last community forum.  We had a fantastic turn out and lots of helpful participation from all who attended.  Thank you to Rachael Dennis for chairing the meeting and to Marcia Keeble who took notes and minutes. To make it easier for people to follow, we have

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Gym, Pool, Library,  Tennis Court and Function Room Closure The Gym, Pool, Tennis Court, Library and Function Room will be closed over the covid lockdown period as per state government regulations. We apologise for the inconvenience.  Masks are required to be worn for everyone on site over the

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Here is the latest status report from the Facility Manager.Jay will be present at the upcoming information forum to discuss the report in more detail. Click here to download the report.
The next forum will be held in the Willsmere Library on Tuesday the 10th of March between 7.30 – 9pm. Please come along to get an update from the Committee and from our Facilities Manager, as well having an opportunity to raise any questions or comments on matters that are important to

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UPDATE Saturday 2/5. The last update was given in person at the Community forum held a month ago. Since then, a number of experts inspected the pool and advised that the broken pipes are not essential and can be re-routed but these are the ones involved in the solar heating. Structural engineers

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Come join us for the next Willsmere movie night and picnic.  We’re doing something different this time. Instead of a kids movie, we’re playing ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. The movie about Freddy Mercury’s life that was released around a year ago.  Kids are still welcome of course :) The movie will

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Thank you to everone who came to help us celebrate Christmas this year!As usual, it was a great turn out and a heap of fun for children and adults alike. Among the festivities, we had a bouncy castle, petting zoo, magic show, face painting, reptile show and of course Santa and Helpers turned up

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Location

Willsmere is located at Wiltshire Drive (access via Yarra Boulevard), Kew VIC 3101