Pirates Launch AFL AUSKICK

By Kelli Greene Do your kids want to try AFL? Load them up and get them down to AUSKICK with the Park Ridge Pirates Australian Football Club this footy season.  Designed to help young boys and g...

The Power of Story in BUSINESS

By Matthew Dahlitz “Let me tell you a story about something that happened a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” Like magic the two young boys stopped wrestling with each other, came and sat silent...

You are Special

By Dee Hudson I was talking to a young man a little while ago; a young fellow I hadn’t seen for quite some time. When I mentioned this to him, he told me his reason for “going off-grid” was that life ha...

PRN – March 2019 Issue

The Park Ridge News is a monthly, community news magazine that aims to help residents, new and old, to connect with local stories, information, history, future developments, businesses, government services...

What’s IMPORTANT?

By Kim Anthony What’s the most important aspect of your life? What do you think will make the biggest difference in the long-term and make you the most happy? If you ask most millennials I think most of us ...

Are My Trees Dangerous?

Are My Trees Dangerous?   by Phil Hackett Trees are the largest living organisms on earth. Their impressive size and presence is something to admire, value and respect. Like any other large st...

Val Rooney A Local Legend

By Linus Power Boronia Heights resident Val Rooney knows that by building strong links with people and groups, we can achieve much in our local community.  She has been serving our local area for more t...

Intersection Upgrade

By Phil Pidgeon Many people have been driving along Park Ridge Road of late and have been asking, what is happening on the corner of the Park Ridge Road/ Clarke Road/Lindenthal Road Intersection? Many p...