Welcome to Eastsider News

Your free digital newspaper 


Eastsider News reports to communities in the eastern part of Melbourne including the Cities of Boroondara and Whitehorse and adjoining areas from Kew to Croydon

 We aim to tell the interesting and important stories of your neighbourhoods, to keep residents informed about the events, activities and important issues happening in your area. 

We want to share information, celebrate talent and achievements, stimulate discussion and report on the many things that affect your everyday life.

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Whitehorse Excellence in Business Awards 2021

On Friday, 22 October 2021, Whitehorse Business Group announced the winners of its various Excellence in Business Awards. 

Whitehorse Business Group is a leading independent business networking group based in Box Hill.  Membership is drawn from the business community in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs.  The group conducts a range of professional networking events and development workshops to assist its members help make connections and collaborate with like-minded professionals.

The Eastsider News team was honoured to be nominated for the Community Award Category.  The very worthy winner for 2021 is the Alkira Centre Box Hill Inc.  Alkira has been providing services and support to people with an intellectual disability since 1954.