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December Update 2017
Wishing you a very safe and happy time over the festive season.

All the best for a great year in 2018.

My Community Life Evaluation 

Thank you to everyone who provided their feedback  

We are analyzing the data and will report on the key findings in the next newsletter. 
Free swims were given to all who filled in the survey 
If you didn't receive your swim please contact the 
My Community Life Team

How to write content that is easy to understand!

Use plain language to describe your events and activities on My Community Life
  1. Keep sentences short.  Aim for 8 - 10 words
  2. Keep paragraphs short. Aim for 3-5 sentences per paragraph
  3. Focus on 2-3 key messages. Any more and the reader will have trouble remembering them
  4. Keep your information up to date
  5. Don't use jargon!  It won't make sense to most people.

My Community Life has had a makeover!


Soon you will see this exciting new look promoting
My Community Life all over Kingston 

The new design will be featured on the City of Kingston website; Facebook page; local publications; Libraries; Community Centres
billboards and more!  

Postcards are available for community groups by emailing the
My Community Life team  or calling 9581 4609

Help Council plan for a diverse Kingston 

Fill in a survey for a chance to WIN a $100 Coles-Myer gift card or Kingston Active Swim voucher

In Kingston, we have residents from many countries and all are welcome.
Everyone has a right to feel part of the community and access the services they need.

Share your ideas on ways to make services, programs and facilities in Kingston more accessible to everyone.
Your ideas will assist our 2017-2021 Multicultural Action Plan

The survey can be completed on 
Your Kingston Your Say

or contact the Social Development team on 9581 4783 for a hard copy

Welcome to My Community Life 

We are pleased to welcome all our newest community groups who have joined My Community Life during September and October.  Show them some support by clicking on their profile below and seeing what they have to offer!
Asthma Foundation Victoria
Clarinda Women's Friendship Group
Einstein College of Australia
Melbourne City College Australia
Mentone Tennis Club
Parkdale Preschool Fundraising Committee
St Vincent de Paul Society

Does your group need support in marketing and promotion? 

Email Jane Yang for more information or call 9581 4905
Help spread the word about My Community Life!
The more groups that advertise their activities and events on the website, the greater value and usefulness it will have to the local community. Which in turn will benefit all groups and organisations in Kingston.

So tell your friends, family and other local community groups and organisations to check out My Community Life! 
Stay tuned for the latest My Community Life news, statistics, and handy tips and reminders via quarterly email newsletters.
Questions or suggestions?
Contact Council's Community Engagement Team:
Phone:  9581 4809
The City of Kingston acknowledges the funding contribution made by the State Government of Victoria for the development of the My Community Life website, supporting resources and the delivery of community training sessions.
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