Heathdale Estate is a neighbourhood in the City of Wyndham around 35 kilometres west of Melbourne CBD. It has a population of around 6,000. The neighbourhood is part of the State government's Neighbourhood Renewal Program. Community building is a major activity of the Heathdale Residents Association and already small successes are being achieved. An increasing number of residents are getting involved in various working committees. Various festivals and events are being organised to develop pride of place and sense of community. This include clean-up and neighbourhood days and the Heathdale innovation - Australia's First BBQ Competition which is expected to bring tourists to Heathdale's beautiful Wetlands.
This site will be part of HRA's online strategy. Complementing this site is an interactive and dynamic site in State government's My Connected Community website exist for residents and other stakeholders to exchange information in a forum environment. To access this site go to www.mc2.vicnet.net.au and search for 'Heathdale.'