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Big bucks in the purse

By Helen Tatchell The State election is still two-months away and the promises are now starting to roll in. With the masterplan in place and Stage...

Walking for a cure

By Helen Tatchell There is actually something quite important happening on the AFL Grand Final day, and it isn’t the obvious. Brett Williams from Bacchus Marsh...

Crafting the town red

By Carol Saffer The small Scottish sea-side village of Aberlady adorned their parish church on Remembrance Day last year with a stunning cascade of more...

Everything horse and more

Everything horse and more Equitana or horsey heaven, the biggest equine extravaganza in the Southern Hemisphere, is returning to Melbourne later this year - and...

Send an ‘old fashioned’ message

By Carol Saffer In these times of Instagram and Facebook posts the Rotary Club of Bacchus Marsh is testing the hard-copy nostalgia market selling a...

Big business pursue their quarry

By Helen Tatchell Sand is the new gold; and Darley residents are not welcoming the prospectors. Project Manager for Zhong Yin Group Australia Pty Ltd, Andrew...

COBRAS COACH HODGSON QUITS

By Todd Whelan EXCLUSIVE interview Bacchus Marsh Coach Travis Hodgson has quit the club after three years at the helm. Last night's (Tuesday September 4) announcement...

DEVILS, COBRAS SUDDEN DEATH FACE-OFF

By Todd Whelan KNOCK me over with a feather local footy fans, it's on again! As if a 2017 Grand Final and two 2018 local...

Mural, mural on the wall …

By Meg Kennedy   The Myrniong Mechanics Institute now features an escape to the African wilderness. A new mural by local artist Denise Hastings has recently been...

Man prefers ‘best friend’ over girlfriend

By Caitlin Bewley (1st Yr Swinburne Uni) A woman has learned a valuable lesson; a dog is man’s best friend, after harassing her then boyfriend...