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Exciting changes ahead

By Jessica Howard Moorabool Shire mayor Paul Tatchell is excited about stage one of Ballan’s streetscape works. While the development of the plan for central Inglis...

Be a voice on the panel

Western Water is calling on its customers to provide advice on how it charges for water and sewer services. Last week, 12,000 randomly selected Western...

Attacking fires from the air

By Jessica Howard Moorabool has been in good hands this summer, with a firefighting helicopter based at the Bacchus Marsh Airfield. The Helitack 345...

Songs from the stage and screen

By Meg Kennedy Would you like to sing along to some of the most recognisable soundtracks in screen and stage history? The Moorabool Light Orchestra will...

Supporting wounded warriors

By Jessica Howard The Bacchus Marsh RSL Women’s Auxiliary have helped to create hundreds of laundry bags in support of Australia’s servicemen and women. The laundry...

Want to be a bird watcher?

By Helen Tatchell The Wombat State Forest is home to many creatures, great and small, but it is one particular small creature that Monash University...

Get your ‘game on’

By Jessica Howard It’s game on for local children and families as Moorabool Shire Library Services prepare for the annual Summer Reading Club. The...
Member for Buninyong Geoff Howard

New station upgrades out for comment

By Kate Taylor Concept drawings for upgrades at the Ballan and the Bacchus Marsh train stations are out and residents are being encouraged to have...

Bacteria closes Pykes

By Jessica Howard  Water enthusiasts will have to find somewhere else to swim, boat and fish following the temporary closure of Pykes Creek Reservoir. High levels...

Marching on

By Meg Kennedy Easter will cause a date change for an Anzac Day service in Bacchus Marsh this year, with the March to be held...