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November 15 2019 in Events & Local Area

With the warmer months quickly approaching and spring in the air, snakes do become more active.  Anyone who encounters a snake is advised to:

  • Be aware, alert and do not approach a snake.
  • Safely remove any people or pets from the area where the snake was sighted.
  • Do...
November 15 2019 in Events & Local Area

Summer for many means, swimming, bbqs, beach cricket and fun outside. But there are days when going outside isn’t much fun and staying cool inside is the best option.  Here’s our top tips on staying cool and beating the heat. 1. Close your blinds, especially for north and west facing windows. 2...

November 15 2019 in Events & Local Area

We need to stay cool in summer and so too do our pets.  Here’s our top tips for furry, feathery friends.  1. Keep cool, make sure they have a cool and shaded place to rest.  In extreme heat bring them indoors. 2, Water, provide plenty of fresh water in large containers, sometimes multiple...

November 15 2019 in Events & Local Area

Did you know that Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world?  We all need to be sun smart this summer and we’re not just talking slip, slop, slap!  It’s now – Slip on clothing that covers as much skin as possible. Slop on a high...

November 15 2019 in Events & Local Area

Whilst the warmer weather is great for being outdoors, our gardens can suffer from the heat.  Here’s our top tips for keeping your garden thriving –

1. Water your gardens early in the morning before the heat of the day kicks in.

2. Fertilizing plants will give them the nutrients...

November 15 2019 in Events & Local Area

As the weather warms up, it’s important that we all prepare our homes for the unfortunate event of a bushfire. Simple things you can do around your home include, tidy up the garden, keep your lawns low, remove any excess rubbish, clear out gutters and have a hose that can reach all around the...

November 12 2019 in Events & Local Area

Modeina estate, for another season, will sponsor the Westside Strikers FC - this time with a $5,000 injection of funds.

The 2020 soccer season is well underway with trials in progress and pre-season training not far away.

“As a Gold...

November 12 2019 in Events & Local Area

The Lifelong Learning Festival which ran from 18- 27 October, brought Melton’s thriving community together across a host of activities.

The Festival focuses on lifelong, lifewide and lifedeep learning and understands the difference learning can make to people’s lives and the beneficial...

October 23 2019 in Events & Local Area

Thirteen not-for-profit groups working across Melton have received more than $15000 in Modeina Community Fund grants.

Dennis Family Group Director, Grant Dennis hosted the night and spoke to the recipients about the importance of the Community Fund program.

“Community Funds were...

in Events & Local Area

Life at Modeina just keeps getting better, as jobs and new facilities in the local area continue to grow.

Great Location

The estate’s pivotal location in the suburb of Burnside places residents in a perfect position to take advantage of future growth and new job...

in Events & Local Area

Modeina’s mums can now deliver their babies in a hospital close to home, following the recent opening of the state-of-the-art Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Precinct at Sunshine Hospital.

Situated on the eastern side of the Sunshine Hospital site, less than fifteen minutes’ drive from...

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Modeina’s annual Easter Egg Hunt was a rip-roaring success with more than 400 brave hunters turning out in hot and sunny conditions.  Loads of fun and games were had by all, even the mums and dads who took part in the hunt!

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Special congratulations to the winners of the 2nd Annual 2018 Modeina Christmas Lights competition.

Entries flooded in from around the estate and, despite increased competition, last year’s winners triumphed once again.

The Rodrigo Family of Carmine Circuit received $...

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Congratulations to the hardworking local organisations who received a Modeina Community Fund grant on the 22nd November 2018.

Held at the estate’s sales office in Lexington Drive Burnside, the evening was a great success with grant cheques totalling $12,500 going to a variety of local not...

in Events & Local Area

A recent trial of using electronic online technology for land sales contracts at Modeina has been declared a resounding success with the program becoming a permanent option for customers.

Caroline Dwyer, Dennis Family Corporation’s Victorian Sales and Marketing Manager, said the e-...

in Construction

In an exciting development for the Modeina community, Melton Council has approved the plans for the estate’s playground and central reserve.

Situated in existing parkland near the picnic/BBQ area, the playground will include a multi-use play space featuring a sandpit and water play area...

in Events & Local Area

More than forty future Modeina residents attended an information night held at the Land Sales Office in late July.

As customers still in the early stages of planning their new homes, the attendees were interested in learning more about the garden landscaping offer, Opticomm and other...

in Events & Local Area
Join us at Modeina’s first resident Easter Egg Hunt event on Saturday 31st March, 2018 at Modeina Park (next to Community Centre).
The event will be packed with activities from 10am to 12.30pm.
 
  • Free coffee and water, plus free juice for the kids
  • ...
in Construction

Things are really on the move at Modeina!

Civil construction work is presently under way on Stages 12A, 12C, 14 and 16, which incorporate a total of 100 lots in aggregate. These works are expected to be completed in June 2018, after which work can commence on the expansion of the existing...

in Events & Local Area

To add to the community spirit of the festive season, the Dennis Family Corporation has introduced a Christmas Lights competition at Modeina with the intention of becoming an annual event.

Residents at Modeina who have entered this year’s competition have adorned their homes in colourful...

in Events & Local Area

Modeina estate’s first ever Christmas Extravaganza went off with a bang recently as local residents poured into Modeina Estate Park to enjoy the family fun and entertainment that was on offer.

The event provided a perfect opportunity for new and existing members of the Modeina community...

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“We are going to enjoy taking walks along the trail from our house and using the BBQs and other facilities with our family and friends.”

“One of the things we look forward to is being part of a small community, getting to know our neighbours and sharing the same interests.” – Kimberly...

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The Dennis Family Corporation has awarded a total of $11,100 in grants from the inaugural Modeina Community Fund. The funding allocated by an independent judging panel has been shared amongst 13 local not-for-profit groups operating in the Burnside, Burnside Heights and Caroline Springs areas...

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Burnside Children's and Community Centre at Modeina will undergo an exciting million dollar upgrade over the next twelve months, with completion of the works expected by the end of 2018.

The Council operated facility, which currently houses a kindergarten, occasional care and maternal...

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This year's Victorian State Budget confirmed funding for the construction of the future Burnside Primary School within the Modeina estate. Funding for the 2017/18 year amounts to $2.66 million, with the balance of $11.14 million to be allocated to the 2018/19 year when construction of the school...

in Design Inspiration

At Modeina, we aim to create an engaging community with beautiful streetscapes and open spaces. To achieve this vision, all new home owners at Modeina from Stage 12A onwards will receive quality front garden and nature strip landscaping and ongoing maintenance for the first twelve months in...

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The Dennis Family Corporation is preparing to introduce an annual Community Fund at Modeina, which will allow local not-for-profit groups to make an application for financial grants of either $500 or $1,000.

"Our Community Fund initiatives have been extremely successful at several other...

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On 25th July, the Dennis Family Corporation gained the keenly-awaited planning permit approval from City of Melton Council to develop the remaining land at Modeina. To date, around 250 blocks have been sold through the estate's previous land releases and the balance comprises of approximately...

in Construction

Thank you to everyone in the Modeina community for your patience while we awaited the planning permit from the City of Melton Council to develop the remainder of the estate. 

We appreciate that there were many people who wanted to make their home here during the period when we have been...

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The news sales office for Modeina is now open.  We look forward to seeing you there.

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Opticomm All Modeina residents now have access to OptiComm’s fibre optic network for the provision of superfast internet, free-to-air television, pay television and telephone services. One of the many benefits of the OptiComm system is that it removes the need for roof-top antennas.

in Design Inspiration

Starting another chapter of your life in a new address is always exciting, but settling down and getting used to the new place comes with its share of roadblocks. After all, turning a house into a home is not always easy.

To help make your transition a little bit easier, we’ve listed a...

in Events & Local Area

For any young family, choosing where to live is an important decision. After all, everything starts with having a decent home to live in. This makes it easy to understand why some families try different living options and constantly move to find the perfect place. Depending on your living...

in Meet Your Neighbours

Good neighbours are a lot like electricity and water; we never really know how much we need them until we don’t have them. They make our lives more interesting and they make us better people, both as individuals and as members of the community.

In today’s world, however, very few people...

June 2019 in Construction

We’ve all heard it before—location, location, location. For many people, it’s considered to be the most important aspect of any property purchase. But how do you know what to look for when choosing the ideal location to build your new home? 

Every suburb and region will offer residents a...