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V/Line commuters impacted by heat restrictions

By Jessica Howard Passengers travelling on the Ballarat-Melbourne V/Line train will be impacted by heat speed restrictions until later this evening. The restrictions will...

Property clean-ups continue

By Kate Taylor Twenty-five residents in Moorabool will be sent a bill for the work that contractors have been sent by council to do. The residents...

The hall is alive with the sounds of music

By Jessica Howard ‘Tis the season for the Moorabool Light Orchestra to perform its annual festive concert. ‘Sounds of the Season’ will this year feature...
Member for Buninyong Geoff Howard helps bake some biscuits in the new kitchen. Photo – BDH&C

This kitchen rules

By Jessica Howard The number of meals made out of the Ballan District Health and Care kitchen has been doubled. Recent renovations saw the installation...
Gentlemen, start your engines! - (L-R) Stuart Hocking and Steve Grinstead with their cars showing support for a motoring complex/hub at the defunct CFA training college at Fiskville. Photo – Helen Tatchell

Fiskfille flagged

By Kate Taylor There’s new drive behind the quest to have a motorsport complex built at the now-abandoned Fiskville CFA training academy. Members of the Ballarat...

Get your ‘game on’

By Jessica Howard It’s game on for local children and families as Moorabool Shire Library Services prepare for the annual Summer Reading Club. The...
Bacchus Marsh Train Station Photo - https://railgallery.wongm.com

Moorabool commuters ignored

By Kate Taylor Whether plans for the Ballarat line are on-track or off-the-rails, they have certainly had people talking. Federal Labor Minister Anthony Albanese met with...

Police hunt cigarette thieves

Police are seeking to identify two men in relation to the theft of over $1,400 worth of cigarettes. The males attended Foodworks Supermarket in...
Mary Moore, committee member of the Victorian branch of CBCA hands a book to 5-year-old Gurshaan to take home and read. Photo – Jessica Howard

Books give the best start

By Jessica Howard Moorabool’s youngest readers can enjoy some of their favourite stories thanks to a generous donation of books. The Children’s Book Council...
(L-R): Lee Brooker, Chris Stuckey, Jane Fraser (SES) and Peter Ellerton (Rotary) are ready for the Christmas tree fundraiser. Photo – Jessica Howarad

Tree-mendous fundraiser

By Jessica Howard With the festive season fast approaching, two local community groups are getting in the spirit of Christmas. Bacchus Marsh Rotary Club and...