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The grass just got greener

By Helen Tatchell The Grand Slam tennis circuit has a variety of surfaces, including clay, hard, and grass. In Moorabool one club has the Wimbledon...

Healthier choice on tap

By Helen Tatchell Thirsty? You can now save money, and the environment, with a new free drinking water fountain in Ballan. Conveniently placed in the town’s...

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...

Forging a career

By Jane Gardner At 18-years of age, Gordon resident Nathan Borg is already a skilled craftsman. Nathan began his artistic journey by taking on an...

Infrastructure winner in budget

By Kate Taylor Out of the $31.002 million in total revenue, Moorabool Shire Council is set to spend 85-cents out of every one of...

Tip vouchers not dumped

By Kate Taylor A motion to introduce free tip vouchers for ratepayers has been recycled at the May 1 council meeting. Councillors had voted at...

Police target illegal riders

By Meg Kennedy Complaints from the community to police about brazen and illegal motorcycle riders has kick started an operation to curb the behaviour. Unlicensed motorcycle...

New link for heavy vehicles

It’s been a widely debated topic for almost ten years, but Bacchus Marsh residents were recently given the chance to have their say on...

Resting place for plaques

By Meg Kennedy It was 100-years ago the Bacchus Marsh community came together to immortalise those from the area who fought in World War I....

Moorabool worth-less

By Kate Taylor An Auditor General’s report has confirmed what Moorabool Shire Council has been saying for years – that the state government does...