LATEST ARTICLES

Clogging the bog is costly

Sewer spills present a risk to the environment and cost a lot to fix and a local water authority has identified over 100 blockages...

Unaware of licence suspension

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) A man was intercepted by police doing routine registration checks a month before he was due to be relicenced,...

Karate still kicking

By Lachlan Ellis (3rd Yr Deakin Uni It has been a tough year for sports clubs across Victoria, but the local Shindo Karate club has fought...

Green thumbs needed

By Lachlan Ellis (3rd Yr Deakin Uni) You might think the beautiful roses at Maddingley Park are maintained by Council, but they’re actually kept tidy by...

Bail with a curfew and $3000 surety

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) After leaving graffiti in a train carriage, assaulting a police officer, and fleeing on foot, a 21-year old Ballan...

The great Ice Age at Bacchus Marsh

By Roger Pierson (Geologist) Our planet looked very different some 285 million years ago than it does now. Back then, a huge land mass, Gondwana,...

Moo-ve over picasso

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Local primary school students participated in a ‘moo-vement’ that teaches today’s youth the ins-and-outs of the Australian dairy industry. Bacchus...

Drop the overheads

By Lachlan Ellis (3rd Yr Deakin Uni) It was the second drop-in session for AusNet Services in Moorabool however, they didn’t think that meant people would...

That really is Art

By Michael Howard David Moran and Lochinvar Art took the best punches of Craig Cross and Luke McCarthy’s extraordinary New South Wales team and answered...

Get cash for cans

By Lachlan Ellis (3rd Yr Deakin Uni) After being postponed since March, Bacchus Marsh Lions Club will finally be back in action with the Cash a...