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Moorabool moves to stage 4 for first time

The entire state of Victoria will move to stage-4 COVID19 restrictions between 11.59pm tonight (Friday) and 11.59pm Wednesday. It will be the first time the...

2021 Ballan Autumn Festival called off

This year’s Ballan Autumn Festival – pencilled in for Sunday March 14 – has been cancelled. A message was posted on their website and Facebook...

Bacchus Marsh barista program opens employment doors for youth

Once the domain of discos, Blue Light is now moving into cafes and creating job opportunities for young Moorabool people. ‘Barista Blue’ has been launched...

Road spelling a sign of the times

** UPDATE - Moorabool Council staff removed the signage early this afternoon (Thursday). “The three signs have been taken down and will be put back...

Work starts on Maddingley IGA, swim centre & townhouses mid-March

Construction will start mid-March on a Champions IGA, learn-to-swim centre, retail shops and around 30 townhouses on McCormacks Rd, Maddingley. The much-anticipated shopping centre –...

Upgrade for Melton station on way

A Victorian company has been contracted to deliver $900,000 worth of upgrades to the Melton railway station. Public Transport Minister Ben Carroll and Melton State...

Darley meeting told powerlines will decrease home values by 30-50%

A meeting of 120 concerned locals has been told that the value of their homes could “conservatively” be cut in half if high-voltage transmission...

Motorcyclist fatality on Western Fwy

A motorcyclist has crashed into a barrier and died in an accident on the Western Freeway at Rockbank. The 11.50am incident - on the Melbourne-side...

Transmission line campaign highlights impact on Darley homes

Locals are gathering tonight in Darley to find out about the visual impact of high voltage powerlines on the suburb – and what it...

Maddingley L-plater clocks 138kmh in Melton 60 zone

A learner-driver has been pulled over in Melton after being recorded at 138kmh in a 60 zone along Coburns Rd. Melton officers pulled over the...

Hunt for offenders after Taz-like crimewave

Police have described the effect of a Ballan/Gordon/Mt Egerton crime-spree as “a bit like the Tasmanian Devil”. No offenders – or Looney Tunes characters –...

More legal action over contaminated soil — Moorabool Environment Group challenges Planning scheme change

The Moorabool Environment Group has launched new proceedings in the Supreme Court – this time challenging the Planning Minister’s decision to give the green...

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