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Ground breaking recreation facility on the way

By Jessica Howard The construction of one of the biggest projects in Moorabool Shire is one step closer to commencing following an official turning of the sod last...

‘Thanks mate’

By Helen Tatchell It started out as a truck convoy of hay from Ballan to bushfire ravaged towns in East Gippsland; it ended with raw...

History going digital

By Meg Kennedy A grant of almost $13,000 will allow the Bacchus Marsh and District Historical Society to bring more editions of the old Bacchus...

Birth of History celebrated

Around 70 life, current and past members gathered earlier this month to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the formation of the Bacchus Marsh Historical...

A calculated effort

By Meg Kennedy A Bacchus Marsh student is well on his way to becoming the next Einstein, after topping his Year 12 class last year. Michael...

A few days of buses on Ballarat line

The time to plan your travel, and allow more time, is now as buses are set to replace V/Line trains on the Ballarat line. From...

Hospital only a plan

By Helen Tatchell A ‘cutting-edge hospital of the future’ is not a furphy, it will be built in Toolern (south of Melton), but not any...

VicRoads to approve new speed limit

By Kate Taylor A bit of people power has driven a change to the speed limit on a local road. A petition of 50...

Celebrating 100-days in the classroom

The first day of school in any youngster’s life is a new beginning, but now, as we head toward years end, Myrniong Primary School...
Dr David Llewellyn will serve Ballan District Health and Care for another five years

Doctor commitment

By Jessica Howard Doctor David Llewellyn will continue to serve the Ballan community for another five years. The general practitioner started his full-time position...