Fitzroyalty

Hyperlocal news about Melbourne's first suburb: Fitzroy 3065

take the fence

This was on Napier St near the corner of Argyle St yesterday. I presume there was a box of books or shoes or hipsters or something put out to be recycled below the sign that had already been taken by the time the note was amended with the query.…

Napier St crime scene

A section of the footpath on Napier St between Rose and Leicester streets was closed by the police yesterday morning as forensic staff took photographs and wandered around. It was the kind of attention you see given to scenes of suspicious deaths or the discovery of home drug labs, but at least at the time I saw it there was none of the heavy police presence or sense of urgency associated with previous incidences at Atherton Gardens earlier this year or the suspicious car on Rose St in 2012.…

The Fitzroy Primary School annual fundraiser is on this Friday

The Fitzroy Primary School Annual Fundraiser is on this Friday 9 May, 6-8pm. All the money raised will directly fund the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Programme the school provides for the students. There are fantastic bargains to be had on the night including fine dining experiences, homewares, fashion, theatre tickets, artwork, food and wine and much more.…

disturbance at Atherton Gardens

It began about 3.30pm today with a helicopter circling around the Atherton Gardens public housing estate. It hung around for an unusual amount to time. Then the noise on the street increased, and it became obvious that something unusual was happening.…

hand drawn

I could probably make a blog just about lost cat posters, but most are unfortunately ugly. This hand drawn one is far superior, and was seen on Napier St yesterday. I hope you find your cat Kate!