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Spellbound Festival

By Helen Tatchell With a committee of just five people, the Ballan Autumn Festival has showcased to an estimated 10,000 people how less is more. As...

All girls can

Women in Moorabool are being encouraged to get active as part of VicHealth’s ‘This Girl Can Week’, which kicked off yesterday (Monday). This Girl...

Write your way into a book

By Meg Kennedy Students were treated to a special workshop with local author Allyse Near at Bacchus Marsh Primary School last week, in preparation for...

Dunn’s town promotes heritage

By Meg Kennedy You could easily mistake the rolling hills and (usual) greenery of Dunnstown for somewhere in Ireland. But it’s not just the landscape...

Magical time of year arrives

By Meg Kennedy It’s almost bewitching hour in Ballan, with final preparations under way for the 2019 Ballan Autumn Festival. Over the last week a spell...

Station on track in upgrade

By Helen Tatchell According to the Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews, the Ballarat rail line will soon have better stations and services. The transformation of the line...

Put your story in writing

By Meg Kennedy Are you a primary or high school student itching to share your story with the world? Entries for the 2019 Moorabool Young Writers’...

Doctor demise in Ballan

By Kate Taylor Ballan has lost another popular GP, Dr David Llewellyn and all seems hush hush. In a move so swift that most...

Grass not greener over the fence

By Helen Tatchell The last two-months of summer have not been kind to the district and the Ballan Bowling Club have been hit hard. With only...