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Saturday, October 24, 2020

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Melton up 7, Moorabool & Ballarat steady

For the fist time in 55 days, Victoria has recorded less than 100 new COVID19 cases. Closer to us, Melton LGA inscreases...

Police seek information regarding motorcycle crash on Western Highway

A 41 Year Old Melton South man was taken to hospital after a single vehicle accident involving a motorbike. The rider lost...

Woodlea & Brookfield residents count the cost of late night trouble makers

Residents in Brookfield and Woodlea are counting the cost as a group of people caused thousands of...

Mystery over Melton survey flight

A quick check of 'Flight Radar' or 'Plane Finder' and you will see a plane doing survey-patterns...

More wild weather forecast for Moorabool & Melton

The Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology have this morning issued a severe weather warning for damaging winds...

Latest COVID19 Postcode Stats

The postcode 3338 which includes Melton South, Brookfield, Exford and Eynesbury remains the most affected area in...

Woman in RMH after Melton car-trailbike crash

A woman in her 20s has been flown to the Royal Melbourne Hospital after a collision between a trailbike and car...

Overtaking mishap leads to Kurunjang crash

Police believe a combination of excessive speed, a car on the wrong side of the road and an overtaking mishap led to...

Korweinguboora crash turns fatal

A man involved in a car accident on the Ballan-Daylesford Road this afternoon has passed away.

Man flown to hospital after Ballan-Daylesford Rd smash

A man has been extricated from a vehicle at Korweinguboora and is being flown to Melbourne (4.30pm) in a critical condition after...

Woman flown to hospital after car-trailbike crash in Melton

A car and a trailbike have collided in Exford Road - next to Melton South Primary School...

Friday Stats: Melton LGA up 17, Moorabool & Ballarat steady

Another day, another rise in COVID cases in Melton LGA. The good news however is that the...

UPDATED: 2 in hospital after car hits tree in Melton

Two teenagers have been hospitalised after their car slammed sideways into a tree at Kurunjang. Emergency services were first...

New hours for Melton drive-thru COVID testing

Djerriwarrh Health Services has altered its weekday hours for drive-through COVID19 testing – and will now start and finish earlier.

Moorabool dodges worst of wind damage

The greater Moorabool region has escaped the worst of last night’s ferocious winds, with Bacchus Marsh SES attending just three requests for...

Parts of Moorabool without power as storm smashes Victoria

Thousands of Victorians are without power with wild wind crashing into parts of the state this evening....

COVID19 – 2 new cases in Moorabool

Moorabool Shire has seen two new positive COVID19 tests in residents today (Thursday), taking the all-time total to 39. 

7000+ sign petition opposing Brisbane Ranges feedlot

Moorabool Council will be sent a large petition tomorrow (Friday), calling a planning application for a 3000-head cattle feedlot to be rejected.

Melton Police investigating Social Media marketplace crime

For years, we have been warned about cyber crime and hackers, but in recent times there has...

COVID by postcodes – 61 active cases in Melton South

The Melton South 3338 postcode the worst-affected in our region when it comes to currently active COVID19 cases. According...

ATSB investigates Moorabool link to runaway train

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is investigating a catastrophic failure that led to a train colliding into heritage gates at Ballarat station...

Coimadai boy begs Premier to prevent toxic dumping

A Grade 1 Coimadai Primary School student has put pen to paper, asking Daniel Andrews to prevent the dumping of toxic soil...

COVID19 – 18 new cases in Melton council area, Ballarat & Moorabool 0

Today’s figures from Health and Human Services show 18 fresh COVID19 cases in the Melton municipality, and no new known cases in...

Melton aged care cluster grows

A COVID19 outbreak at the Sutton Park aged care facility in Melton South has grown to 46 confirmed cases.

Confirmed COVID19 cases at 2 Woodgrove retailers

Melton retailers JB Hifi and Hairhouse Warehouse were confirmed to be closed on Monday and Tuesday due to COVID19.

4 arrested after Melton Police pelted with bottles

Melton Police have arrested four people after an incident in Harkness last night. It...

Police roadblock on Western Fwy at Hopetoun Park

The first Western Freeway checkpoint has been set up at Hopetoun Park before dawn this morning (Thursday), after metropolitan lockdown rules kicked...

Bacchus Marsh supermarket worker contracts COVID19

Bacchus Marsh Coles has undergone an overnight deep clean of the entire store, after a team member tested postive to COVID19.

Woman flown to hospital after car-trailbike crash in Melton

A car and a trailbike have collided in Exford Road - next to Melton South Primary School...

COVID19 closes Melton Secondary College, shops & childcare

Closures of buildings have been reported across the suburb of Melton, as 34 fresh cases in have been confirmed across the municipality...

Ausnet releases ‘area of interest’ for power pylon path across Moorabool

The company wanting to build a series of 80m high power pylons across Moorabool has released more information on the project and...

Customer ID checks outside Bacchus Marsh Coles

Police have spent much of the day checking the identity and addresses of customers outside the Coles store in the Bacchus Marsh...

New COVID case in Moorabool, First since March.

Figures released by DHHS overnight revel that Moorabool has recorded a 4th case of CoronaVirus in the shire. This is the first...

Woodlea & Brookfield residents count the cost of late night trouble makers

Residents in Brookfield and Woodlea are counting the cost as a group of people caused thousands of...

6 Weeks Stage 3 Lock Down as of midnight tomorrow for metropolitan area

Premier Daniel Andrews has today announced further restrictions for Metropolitan Melbourne. This comes as he announced that today, we will pass 1...

Melton COVID19 cases jump to 64

While Moorabool continues to record no active COVID19 cases, the City of Melton has seen another two locals testing positive overnight.