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Putting all the ducks in a row

By Kate Taylor Ballan District Health and Care is tidying up its property titles. The organisation currently has a planning permit application sitting with Moorabool...

Rough start to life

By Helen Tatchell The dumping of rubbish, and possibly contaminated soil is one thing, but the dumping of newborn animals is seriously another. Over a week...

Tired of being ignored

Moorabool Shire Council Mayor Cr David Edwards has called on the Andrews Labor Government to stop ignoring the people of Bacchus Marsh and to...

Moorabool, the place to play

By Helen Tatchell An ‘open-space’ has just been filled and is bound to bring enjoyment and laughter. A new playground at Mason’s Lane in Bacchus Marsh...

Flying high from the ground

By Kate Taylor Having a go at flying model aircraft is the perfect way to entertain kids - as well as their parents –...

New leader aims for purpose, direction and leadership

By Helen Tatchell It is common to hear the reason why people choose to live in Ballan, and for Michael Ryan and his wife Margaret,...

Moorabool, another place to play

By Helen Tatchell An ‘open-space’ has just been filled and is bound to bring enjoyment and laughter. A new playground at Mason’s Lane in Bacchus Marsh...

Amalgamation – ‘a process driven by the two health services’

By Kate Taylor and Helen Tatchell A lot of questions and rumours are doing the rounds in Bacchus Marsh after the announcement that a...

SEE NO EVIL

By Kate Taylor and Helen Tatchell There remains, more questions than answers about the state government’s potential plan to dump contaminated soil in Maddingley. So...

More than just another brick in the wall

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Whilst Ballan was conducting a civic ceremony with approximately 200 people in the Mechanics Hall, another 200-people were attending...