Community

Home Community

A collection of works

By Helen Tatchell Born in India and a childhood spent in Uganda, East Africa, has strong memories for local Bacchus Marsh artist Anuradha (Anu) Patel...

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...

Centenary March

By Helen Tatchell  ANZAC Day is always April 25, but the Sunday before in Bacchus Marsh is when the RSL hold their parade. Leaving the Bacchus...
Geoff Howard amidst the major road works underway at Pykes Creek Bridge, Myrniong. Photo – Damien Wieland

Roadworks to improve the drive

By Jessica Howard The Pykes Creek Reservoir Bridge is well on its way to being significantly strengthened, thanks to a $4 million upgrade. Member for Buninyong,...
(L-R) Bill Lucas and Moorabool News’ sports writer Todd Whelan are ready to broadcast on Apple 98.5fm the local Bacchus Marsh and Darley football matches, starting with Round 1 this Saturday at Maddingley Park, featuring the 2017 grand final replay between the cross town rivals. Photo – Helen Tatchell

Footy on the airwaves

By Jessica Howard Cross town football rivals Darley and Bacchus Marsh will receive equal airtime on Apple 98.5fm this season. The community radio station will cover...
bald hill, moorabool shire council, jarrod bingham

Bald Hill potential increases

  By Kate Taylor There are now high hopes of developing Bald Hill into a popular area for outdoor activities. The March 7 council meeting heard that...

Historical renovation for pub

By Jessica Howard A popular Bacchus Marsh watering hole is set to be transformed into a local icon, once more. Stoney’s Club commenced renovations in early...

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...

Be guided on a walk

By Jessica Howard A scenic walk through Maddingley Park will ignite the history of Bacchus Marsh over the coming weeks. Bronwyn Akers, a new member of...

You can help with a better traffic flow

By Jessica Howard Bacchus Marsh will be another step closer to having better traffic flow, with Council set to undertake a Local Area Traffic Management...