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Fun Event Celebrates Local Youth  31/03/16
April 8 – 17 is National Youth Week (NYW), a time to celebrate the achievements and contribution to community made by youth across Australia. Download Pdf

New Space for Men Opening Soon 30/10/15
There will soon be a new space in Ferntree Gully for men to hang out and meet others. download Pdf

National Youth Week – YOUth be HEARd  25/03/15
Once again this year Ferntree Gully based disability support serice Interchange Outer East is hosting a fun festival for local youth as part of National Youth Week.  Download Pdf

Spreading The Youth Volunteer Message  27/08/2013
Interchange Outer East’s expertise in the area of Youth Volunteering is widely acknowledged.  Download Pdf

Sophie Comes To Stay  09/05/2013
Volunteers throughout Australia will be given the recognition and thanks they deserve during National Volunteer Week, Monday 13th – Sunday 19th May.  Download Pdf

Tommy Comes To Stay 09/05/2013
Volunteers throughout Australia will be given the recognition and thanks they deserve during National Volunteer Week, Monday 13th – Sunday 19th May.  Download Pdf

Volunteer Mentors Volunteer  08/05/2013
Volunteers throughout Australia will be given the recognition and thanks they deserve during National Volunteer Week, Monday 13th – Sunday 19th May.  Download Pdf

Colour Our Youth – National Youth Week  27/03/2013 
This year, National Youth Week is being celebrated across Australia from the 5th – 14th of April.  Download Pdf

Sport For All  24/04/2013
Sporting Clubs throughout the Outer Eastern region will again be opening their doors to youth and young adults of all abilities, so they can experience a variety of sporting activities during Sports Week April 29 – May 4, 2013.  Download Pdf

30 And Still Growing  30/11/2012
This year, disability support service, Interchange Outer East (IOE) is celebrating its 30th birthday.  Download Pdf

‘Loving Voluntering’  30/11/2012
15 year old Darcy Amos has only been volunteering with Interchange Outer East’s (IOE) recreation programs since April this year but since that time has proved to be a real asset to the organisation.  Download Pdf

Hosting Lilly  02/05/2012
“Becoming an Interchange volunteer host has had a positive effect not only on my own family’s attitude to life but that of my extended family and their friends as well.”  Download Pdf

Giving Sport a Go  20/04/2012
Interchange Outer East Sports Week is on again. It’s that time of year when, for a full week, individuals get the chance to run, jump, hit, kick, roll and climb as they brush up on their sporting skills or try something new.  Download Pdf

Keeping It Real At Conference  16/04/2012
Ferntree Gully based disability support service, Interchange Outer East will be holding its 2012 conference on Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th May at Burrinja Conference Centre in Upwey.  Download Pdf

Brighten the Blues  03/04/2012
National Youth Week is a time for our youth to be heard, to showcase their skills, to celebrate their contribution to community, to attend youth events and to have fun.  Download Pdf

A Recognition Of Contribution To Community
Interchange Outer East volunteer Kevin Smyth has been nominated to receive a Ferntree Gully Electorate Victoria Day 2011 award. Download Pdf

Bendigo Bank Gets On Board With The Buzz.  24/06/2011
A new local community newspaper in Bayswater will be more sustainable after receiving a grant from the Bendigo Bank Bayswater, Boronia & Ringwood Lending & Investment Centres. Download Pdf

Stepping Up in Korumburra  20/07/2011
A trip to Coal Creek in Korumburra to photograph old and rustic buildings ended up as more than just a photographic outing for the ‘Community Snappers’ photography group. Download Pdf

National Volunteer Week 2011  21/04/2011
Community organisation Interchange Outer East will acknowledge local teenage volunteers during National Volunteer Week 9-15 May, 2011. Download Pdf

Giving Sport a Go  16/04/2011
Young adults from Knox, Maroondah and the Shire of Yarra Ranges will have the chance to try a variety of fitness activities during Interchange Outer East’s Sports Week. Download Pdf

Ciao Mate 09/03/2011
A very excited group of young adults at Interchange Outer East is busy preparing for their trip to Italy in late March. Download Pdf

Local Clubs Support Sporting Oportunities 29/04/2010
Local sporting venues and clubs have again got behind Interchange Outer East’s annual Sports Week, giving young adults with disabilities the opportunity to try their hand at a range of different sports and activities. Download Pdf

Ferntree Gully Youth Art Festival 14/04/2010
Local youth will have the opportunity to join in National Youth Week celebrations on Saturday April 17th 2010 at the Ferntree Gully Youth Art Festival. Download Pdf

New Website Makes Volunteering Easy 14/04/2010
Ferntree Gully based disability support service, Interchange Outer East has a new website which makes finding out about volunteering opportunities an easy process. Download Pdf

Sunny Sizzle puts Interchange on the Menu 16/02/2010
The Great Australian Sunny Sizzle is a month long campaign which aims to bring people together over a barbecue to share good food, good company and good conversation. Download Pdf

Melbourne – Milan Youth Exchange 15/02/2010
A group of young adults, accompanied by an Italian politician, will visit Melbourne as part of a new Melbourne-Milan Youth Exchange Program for people with disabilities in late February 2010. Download Pdf

Hands Up for Teenage Volunteers 24/11/20/09
Whoever doubts the integrity of teenagers these days needs to come and spend some time at Interchange Outer East, where more than 200 teenagers regularly volunteer their time to support children with a disability. These wonderful teenagers will quickly restore your faith in our teens. Download Pdf

Volunteering– A Local Affair 10/08/2009
Local people, volunteering their time to assist others in their community, have been the driving force enabling Interchange Outer East’s steady growth. Download Pdf

Knox Resident Finds His Voice 25/06/2009
Knox resident Scott Peeler has found a machine that will enable him to communicate expressively via the blink of an eye. Download Pdf

Sizzling Sausages for Interchange 17/03/2009
BBQs will be lit and sausages will be sizzling on Friday March 27th as Interchange programs, schools and other community organisations across the state take part in „The Great Australian Sunny Sizzle. Download Pdf

Partnership in Art 26/10/2008
Interchange’s Balance day program for young adults has been able to extend its art program even further thanks to Wantirna’s Swinburne University of Tachnology (TAFE). Download Pdf

Tara is Number One 24/10/2008
Long time Interchange Outer East employee, Tara Cantwell, has won Interchange’s prestigious Jean Simpson Award for 2008. Download Pdf

Profits Make Music 24/10/2008
The donation of the local Knox Opportunity Shop’s profits has enabled Interchange Outer East’s Bayswater based ‘Link’ program to purchase $500 worth of musical instruments and equipment for their music program. Download Pdf

Bellydance at the Basin 28/05/2008
Wiggle those hips and jiggle those bellies. The Basin Community House takes on a middle eastern feel on a Tuesday morning as a group of keen belly-dancers strut their stuff. Download Pdf

An East Way to Volunteer 28/05/2008
A Different Way to Host Volunteering, community inclusion, children – if these are your areas of interest then Interchange can provide you with an opportunity that includes all three. Download Pdf

Sizzling Sausages for Interchange 27/05/2008
The smell of sizzling sausages will be in the air as Interchange programs, schools and other organisations across the state take part in ‘The Great Australian Sunny Sizzle’ to recognise and celebrate Interchange… Download Pdf

Teenage Volunteers Acknowledged 07/05/2008 … During National Volunteer Week 2008 , Interchange Outer East will acknowledge the contribution Mater Christi students are making to their local community. Download Pdf

A Sporting Chance 23/04/2008
Hiking through the bush, roller hockey or learning circus skills are just some of the activities on the agenda for Interchange Outer East‟s Sports Week which runs from 4th – 7th May. Download Pdf

Fitness and Fun 18/04/2008
Football, tennis, trampolining, yoga, cricket and much more are on the agenda during Interchange Outer East’s annual Sports’ Week from 20th -24th April 2008. Download Pdf

Art Show Proceeds Support Local Community 28/03/2008
Proceeds from Bayswater Rotary’s 34th Annual Art Show … will be donated to local art programs run by Glen Park Community Centre and Interchange Outer East’s Balance program. Download Pdf

Into Print with Youth Week Funding 28/03/2008
Fashion advice, travel tips, jokes, gossip, health tips – they’re all there in the latest edition of ‘The Bulb’, a quarterly magazine compiled and produced by participants of Interchange Outer East’s Balance day program. Download Pdf


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