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Alternate energy sources rise from the valley

By Jessica Howard The majestic and mammoth wind turbines protrude out of the Yaloak valley, like the sun rising each morning; and they are...

Gordon residents pull media stunt to get attention

By Helen Tatchell “I can confirm there will only be three trees removed, none of them in the main street, and 22 trees will be planted.” -...

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...

Healthy new build for Marsh

By Meg Kennedy A bigger and better ambulance hub that will allow Bacchus March paramedics the space they need to respond to emergencies has officially...

Safer trek to school

By Helen Tatchell A new footpath leading to a local primary school will see students and families walk and cycle safely to and from Gordon...

Done deal with no consultation

By Meg Kennedy A new block of portable homes for those in need of refuge are now part of the Bacchus Marsh community. The six units,...

TRAFFIC ALERT

By Jessica Howard  As the construction of the new Halletts Way interchange nears completion, pedestrian access across the bridge will be closed. From Monday October 16,...

The hall is alive with the sounds of music

By Jessica Howard ‘Tis the season for the Moorabool Light Orchestra to perform its annual festive concert. ‘Sounds of the Season’ will this year feature...

Complex rating system

By Kate Taylor It’s that time of year again, when ratepayers try to understand how the amount they pay in rates will be affected...
Debbie and Simon Ross from Commercial Glazing picked up three awards on the night, including Business of the Year. Photos – Helen Tatchell

Crystal clear winner

By Jessica Howard Greendale’s Commercial Glazing has scored a hat-trick at this year’s Ballan & District Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards. The local business...