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AusNet have their say

By Helen Tatchell “No route has been decided, we’re right at the start of our investigation process,” an AusNet Services spokesperson has told the Moorabool...

McCain support farmers who are spitting chips

By Helen Tatchell Springbank, Bullarook, Dean and Newlyn are spud country, and the Maher family have been supplying potatoes to McCain Foods for more than...

Penned words win big

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Best Local Entry in a short story competition has been won by a Ballan man, telling the Moorabool News...

Protesters screen their cause

By Lachlan Ellis (3rd Yr Deakin Uni) With the COVID-19 pandemic in mind, the Bacchus Marsh Community Coalition (BMCC) decided to hold an online rally against...

Lock your gate and, “we’ll see you in court”

By Helen Tatchell Nathan Lidgett has a simple message to landowners – DO NOT SIGN and allow access to your property. “Lock your gate,” he said. Mr...

Highlands not pylons

By Kate Taylor Archie Conroy is fighting for his Central Highlands farm, for his son’s future, for his retirement – and he’s fighting against going...

It’s the vibe, it’s justice

By Helen Tatchell This is the Curry family, and this is their story. Back in the 1960s, their father purchased a ‘holiday’ shack in Gordon and...

“We can’t stop it” – Settle MP

By Helen Tatchell The message, “this is not a State Government project”, is not what the crowd at Myrniong really wanted to hear from their...

Farming lives matter

By Helen Tatchell They are big, bold and tough; they are potato farmers from Springbank and Bullarook and, they care about their land, their produce...

VALE – Graeme Lang

By The Trots (HRV) Harness racing has mourned the loss of a legend, with famed trainer and driver Graeme Lang passing away on 18 May...