Poppy's Melville - GLB 19 form for complaints

The MRA received various complaints regarding excessive noise from Poppy’s Melville due to live entertainment. There is often – almost on a daily basis live entertainment, DJs or comedians which is contrary to the type of the licence issued, namely a restaurant. Should you be affected, please use the GLB 19 form – GLB Form19 – Poppy’s Aug 2019 – and email to the addresses on the form and ensure […]


Update: The Precinct Plan for Melville

As you all know, not all members of the MRA committee were happy at the outset about the process regarding the Melville Precinct Plan. We had been introduced to Denver Hendricks as the golden boy whose proposal on that front won the JDA’s tender to oversee consultation with stakeholders.   Some of us believed then and now that it was a flawed process but by and large Melville residents participated […]


MRA Vision for Melville: Community Input required

Residents and businesses in Melville are invited to comment on a draft vision for our suburb. The vision is intended as a guide to what we want from the place we live and work in. We would like it to inform the initiatives that we support, and to empower us to oppose developments which don’t make Melville a better place. We would like it to help us to work more […]


Melville Precinct Plan Survey

With just one more workshop left before the Precinct Plan process is complete, the MRA committee wishes to again test residents’ opinions and feelings about the plan to date.   Thank you for your input. This survey is now closed.  


Melville Walk Tour with Nel

Nel is at it again! Come join the #MyMelville Walk Tour and discover the history, the magic of our Melville!


Melville Security Cameras in Action

MSI Cameras in action.  


Melville Walking Tour!

Come and join the #MyMelville Walking Tour on Sunday 26 February 2017 at 13:45. Come and discover the magic of Melville together with its rich history! Book now, limited space available!


Protect our Pavements

The pavements in Melville should be a safe space for pedestrians and an attractive part of our suburb. Yet in recent months many of our pavements have been taken away by badly-managed contractors installing fibre and working on water and electricity connections. A team on the MRA is developing a pavements strategy and will be working with residents and the authorities to restore our pavements and make them safe and […]


Moshito Street Music Festival

The 13th Annual Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition takes place from 7 to 10 September 2016. This year’s theme ‘Censored: When the Revolution Could Not be Televised’ recognises the artistic voices who appropriate their message through songs and bring the plight of the marginalised people to the attention of the State, for the world to know. The theme speaks to the fact that music can act as an unsolicited yet […]


JRA Wayleaves issued for Melville

“Way-leave”, originated from the word “easement”, which is a common law property name, used in the United Kingdom. Easement is the right to use the property of another without possessing it. It entitles the holder only the right to use such land in a specified manner. Generally used in the case of roads to utility companies for the right to work in the “road reserve” to bury cables or access utility […]