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Get off the couch

By Lachlan Ellis Back up the ute, pack the blanket, cushions, chairs and popcorn, it is time to be entertained watching a movie outdoors, a...

History retained in a book

Inverlochy – pages from the past A book donated to the Bacchus Marsh & District Historical Society (BMDHS) has provided a snapshot of 31 years...

Didn’t vote in the election?

There is a’ Please explain’ notice coming to a mailbox near you, if you failed to vote in the council elections held last October. To...

Supreme legal fight over PFAS soil

By Lachlan Ellis Moorabool Environment Group (MEG) is pursuing a new legal case in the Supreme Court, after the Victorian Planning Minister refused to withdraw...

Expectant mothers not included in vaccine trials

By Caitlin Bewley Pregnant and breastfeeding women are often overlooked when testing new vaccinations, and a women’s health professional says COVID-19 is no different. Former Head...

Ban battle tip of the ‘berg’

By Helen Tatchell He describes himself as ‘a humble university academic’ when in fact, Dr Andrew Hughes is a Lecturer in Marketing at the Australian...

Why you can no longer share or see news on Facebook in Australia

Unfortunately, in response to Australian government legislation, the proposed News Media Bargaining Code, Facebook will have to restrict publishers and people in Australia from...

Face off with tech giant

‘Battle of the Bergs’ They’re still in print and they’re still online, just not on Facebook. However, there is a reason. You may have seen last...

Mammoth donation

By Lachlan Ellis Djerriwarrh Health Services (DjHS) has received a whopping $270k donation from volunteers, with ladies from the Bacchus Marsh Ladies Auxiliary presenting the...

People motor to airfield

By Caitlin Bewley There were no trains, but plenty of planes and automobiles as the Wings, Wheels and Coffee Show event saw a record attendance,...