Moonee Valley Facebook Community Groups for Staying Connected Online

Staying connected with your community online is a great way to keep up to date with local news and events, discover new and exciting things about your neighbourhood and support small local businesses. Below are 6 Moonee Valley Facebook Community Groups worth joining.

1. Moonee Valley Garden Group

A gardening group for those located in the Moonee Valley area to swap, sell & buy seeds, plants & seedlings, and ask questions about gardening. Suburbs covered for pickup are Flemington, Travancore, Ascot Vale, Moonee Ponds, Aberfeldie, Niddrie, Essendon West, Essendon, Essendon North, Avondale Heights, Keilor East, Strathmore, Strathmore Heights, Airport West and Essendon Fields.



2. Essendon Good Karma Network

Being a member of this group is an opportunity to contribute to the lives of people who live in our community and encourage others to do the same. This group promotes compassion and collaboration within our community and can provide help to make others’ lives easier, better and more content. The values of the group are openness, compassion, empathy, collaboration, unity and inclusion, positivity, empowerment and action.
We all encounter challenges from time to time, and between its members, the group has resources, knowledge, time and skills to share. When members ask for help, it invites connection, as well as the opportunity to assist others. As individuals, members come with different perspectives, which has the potential to provide solutions that you may not have come up with yourself.

This group is useful for all sorts of things, including…

  • getting helpful advice (e.g. computer problems, car troubles, study assistance, restaurant recommendations/reviews, etc.)
  • car-pooling
  • finding lost pets
  • borrowing of tools or similar
  • dog walking or pet feeding
  • help with gardening/shopping/renovating, house sitting or mail collection
  • babysitting
  • book swapping
  • finding other people to exercise with
  • passing on excess harvest, seedlings or compost
  • giving away items you no longer need… and the list goes on!

A community of people in Moonee Valley who are interested in sustainability, environment and climate change issues. From zero waste makers markets and community clean ups, to healthy recipes and job posts; there’s something for everyone in this active group of eco-conscious community members.


4. Moonee Valley Community Noticeboard 

This group is like the notice board at your local IGA. Browse posts about local businesses, music lessons, buy/swap/sell, missing pets and even the odd snake or fox sighting. If you’re seeking recommendations for local restaurants, schools, tradespeople and other service providers, this is a great place to do it!

The group covers suburbs including…

  • Aberfeldie
  • Airport West
  • Ascot Vale
  • Avondale Heights
  • Essendon, Essendon North, Essendon West, Essendon Airport
  • Flemington
  • Keilor, Keilor East, Keilor Park
  • Kensington
  • Maidstone
  • Maribyrnong
  • Moonee Ponds
  • Niddrie
  • North Melbourne
  • Strathmore, Strathmore Heights
  • Travancore
  • Valley Lake


5. Moonee Valley Happy Stories

This is a happy place; a place to share positive, inspiring stories of people and businesses in Moonee Valley doing great things. Members are encouraged to share stories of inspiration and acts of kindness, connect people to resources, and provide helpful tips and tricks to make the world a better place.


6. Moonee Valley Business Support

Moonee Valley Business Support was founded in 2013 as an avenue for businesses in Moonee Valley and the surrounding suburbs to connect and network online. This evolved to include a range of networking breakfasts and events to further connect the local business community. Moonee Valley Business Support provides an online community, live networking events, education & training opportunities, and a business directory.


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Are you a member or admin of a Moonee Valley Facebook Group we should include in our list? Let us know so we can feature it above!