Help name your new Family and Community Centre in Clyde!

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City of Casey is undertaking a $6.79 million project in Clyde (Eliston Avenue) to deliver a new Family and Community Centre. Family and Community Centers are places where community come to connect, learn and thrive.

This new integrated Family and Community Centre, due to open in late 2021, will provide services for the community including Kindergarten, Maternal and Child Health as well as a multi-purpose large community room and small meeting room available for hire for the delivery of a variety of programs, services and activities.

We invited you to help us name this new state of the art facility.

The confirmed name will be available soon.


City of Casey is undertaking a $6.79 million project in Clyde (Eliston Avenue) to deliver a new Family and Community Centre. Family and Community Centers are places where community come to connect, learn and thrive.

This new integrated Family and Community Centre, due to open in late 2021, will provide services for the community including Kindergarten, Maternal and Child Health as well as a multi-purpose large community room and small meeting room available for hire for the delivery of a variety of programs, services and activities.

We invited you to help us name this new state of the art facility.

The confirmed name will be available soon.


  • Thank you for your input

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    12 days ago

    Thank you for voting on the three names suggested for the new Family and Children's centre in Clyde.

    We received 83 votes and the results are below.

    The final decision will be available soon.

    Thank you for voting on the three names suggested for the new Family and Children's centre in Clyde.

    We received 83 votes and the results are below.

    The final decision will be available soon.

  • Naming options

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    12 days ago
    CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.


    OPTION 1 - Ironbark Family & Community Centre

    The Lineham family were the first owners of the proposed land for the Family and Community Centre in Clyde.“Ironbark” was the name of the property owned by the Lineham family. The Lineham family occupied the property for nearly 124 years before being sold in 1978.

    OPTION 2 - Ironstone Family & Community Centre

    Between 200 -1000 years ago, a meteorite shower rained down following the path between Pearcedale and Pakenham (travelling over Clyde). In 1862 the Cranbourne Meteorite #2 was discovered on a parcel of land in Clyde owned by the Lineham family. The proposed site for the Family and Community Centre is on part of the formerly owned Lineham family property.

    Stone: referring to the meteorite

    Iron: referring to the composition of the meteorite

    OPTION 3 - Eliston Family & Community Centre

    Existing name of the estate and road on which the Family and Community Centre is being built. The name Eliston is believed to have originated from the Scottish beginnings in Clyde.



    OPTION 1 - Ironbark Family & Community Centre

    The Lineham family were the first owners of the proposed land for the Family and Community Centre in Clyde.“Ironbark” was the name of the property owned by the Lineham family. The Lineham family occupied the property for nearly 124 years before being sold in 1978.

    OPTION 2 - Ironstone Family & Community Centre

    Between 200 -1000 years ago, a meteorite shower rained down following the path between Pearcedale and Pakenham (travelling over Clyde). In 1862 the Cranbourne Meteorite #2 was discovered on a parcel of land in Clyde owned by the Lineham family. The proposed site for the Family and Community Centre is on part of the formerly owned Lineham family property.

    Stone: referring to the meteorite

    Iron: referring to the composition of the meteorite

    OPTION 3 - Eliston Family & Community Centre

    Existing name of the estate and road on which the Family and Community Centre is being built. The name Eliston is believed to have originated from the Scottish beginnings in Clyde.