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Friday, April 16, 2021

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$1.6 million for ‘1001 Steps’ at Darley

The State Government will hand over $1.6 million for the development of the 1001 Steps at Darley’s Bald Hill for arts and nature-based tourism. One...

Djerriwarrh Health boss resigns for new role in mental health reform

Djerriwarrh Health Chief Executive Belinda Scott has decided to move on from her role at the helm of hospital services in Bacchus Marsh and...

Maddingley Brown Coal defends landscaping, dust & truck operations at landfill

Maddingley Brown Coal’s legal team has told a hearing that confusion over dates prevented it from landscaping its Tilleys Rd landfill - and that...

Dust, trucks & mystery mounds of dirt — Moorabool Council describes alleged MBC breaches

A legal hearing has been told of a long list of alleged planning permit breaches on two adjoining properties operated by Maddingley Brown Coal. Moorabool...

Old school v new cool at Greendale drive-in

‘The War with Grandpa’ starring Robert DeNiro, Christopher Walken and Uma Thurman is the next family-friendly flick screening at the Greendale Drive-in. The Friday March...

First COVID vaccines on the way for Moorabool

Bacchus Marsh Medical Centre will carry out the first phased 1b COVID19 vaccines in Moorabool – with 80 doses of the AstraZeneca variety available...

Sleep – Could it be your weight solution?

Sleep is elusive. Sleep is mysterious. Sleep takes up 1/3rd of our lives.There is so much we know about sleep & yet so little.But...

VIDEO: Western United kicks a winning soccer goal as Bacchus Marsh boy kicks a personal one

A plucky Bacchus Marsh boy has shared AAMI Park with some of Australia’s most elite soccer players, as he walked 1km to raise money...

VIDEO: 1 day, 96km – Dales Creek/Melton hiker fundraises for veteran mental health

While you were probably in bed fast asleep at 3.40am yesterday (Saturday), a Dales Creek man was wrapping up a 96km trek around the...

Netflix to clamp down on password sharing

Netflix is cracking down on users sharing their accounts with others outside of their household. Some users have reported a popup when using Netflix...

Van rolls on wet Western Fwy

** This is a breaking news story and details may be subject to change ** One person – believed to be a man – is...

Moorabool to get first Hungry Jacks, Caltex & electric car charging station

Developers have wasted no time getting on with a planned Caltex and Hungry Jack restaurant on the corner of Gisborne Rd and Clifton Drive,...

2 hospitals back merger – Ball now in Health Minister’s court

The hospital board of Western Health and hospital administrator of Djerriwarrh Health services have backed plans to merge and sent their recommendations to the...

Moorabool bushranger’s prison break makes LGBTIA+ history book

A former prison which witnessed the ingenious escape of a Moorabool bushranger has been included in a study of LGBTIA+ people in Victorian history. Andrew...

Kurunjang woman charged over Coburg murder

A woman has been charged with murder after the violent bashing death of an 87-year-old man at his Reynard Street property in Coburg on...

Van rolls on freeway at Pentland Hills

** This is a breaking news story and details may be subject to change ** A van – believed to be a Toyota HiAce –...

Two hospitalized after Western Fwy rollover

A woman and a man - both in their in her 20s - have been hospitalized after a rollover between Pykes Creek Reservoir and...

Reece Mastin, James Blundell on their way to Greendale Pub

Tickets for a Reece Mastin show at the Greendale Hotel have sold out within just 48-hours – and as of this afternoon (Sunday) less...

Don’t feed online predators (Part 2)

After touching on common sense protections for your person in part one of this article, in this second part we focus on your social...

Sleep – Where does it fit in a healthy life?

Hey! Coach Jake here. I just wanted to mention how important sleep truly is. It’s one of the 3 pillars in health, alongside exercise and nutrition. But...

SES rescues injured biker in Lerderderg

SES volunteers from Gisborne have come to the aid of a motorcyclist injured in a hard-to-access area of the Lerderderg State Park. The alarm was...

Moorabool bushranger’s legacy celebrated in double-storey CAFS installation

A Moorabool lay preacher-turned-bushranger will be remembered from tonight (Friday) in a lightshow projected onto Child and Family Services in Ballarat. Ludbrook House – on...

Twilight pick-your-own-sunflowers in Dunnstown this Sunday

Moorabool’s original pick-your-own sunflower farm has announced new opening times for the Labour Day long weekend – including a twilight session this Sunday. After some...

Man hands himself into police after Melton couple’s firey crash

A driver from the Echuca area has handed himself into police after a firey crash on the Mansfield-Woods Point Rd which left an elderly...