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New train stop for Ballarat line?

By Kate Taylor A park-and-ride station could be built at Leigh Creek, Gordon, or Bungaree. The possibility was raised at the recent meeting of the Ballarat...

After 50+ years,”depot unsafe”

By Kate Taylor Council is operating a dangerous depot in the heart of Ballan, according to two Moorabool Shire Councillors. West Ward Councillor Tom Sullivan and...
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Eeny, meeny, miny, moe … Which two councillors have come to blows?

By Kate Taylor A monitor has been appointed to Moorabool Shire Council, and the ratepayer is footing the bill. Unlike nearby councils plagued by...
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Boy band album debut

By Oliver Powell Bacchus Marsh based band Hollow Everdaze are celebrating the release of their debut album Cartoons with a performance at the Curtain on...

46 years and $30,000

By Helen Tatchell He never played one game of football but has been honoured for his services to the Bungaree Football Club. Migrating to Australia from...

Be a ‘pizza’ of the awards

By Kate Taylor Whether they have one employee, or 100 employees, businesses across Moorabool are now eligible to enter the Business Excellence Awards. And previous winners...
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FREE jabs for teens

By Jessica Howard Moorabool teens will be offered free vaccines against a potentially deadly strain of meningococcal disease. Residents aged 15-19 who haven’t been vaccinated against...
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Prepare to go all the WAY

By Jessica Howard It’s been a long time coming, but the Halletts/O’Leary Way southern extension project is just days away from completion. The major milestone is...
Bacchus Marsh College, Ice Skating centre

20 good reasons

By Jessica Howard Bacchus Marsh may not have an ice rink, but that doesn’t stop young Connor Sidari-Alley from excelling at ice hockey. The 13-year-old Bacchus...

Help plant watch and grow

By Jessica Howard Residents are invited to exercise their green thumbs by helping to plant 7000 new trees at Telford Park in Darley. Moorabool Shire Council...