BAT-hus Marsh

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Bacchus Marsh skies seem to be filled with black specs every evening at dusk, have you ever wondered what...

Minister to consider MBC application

By Helen Tatchell It is now common knowledge that Maddingley Brown Coal has submitted a planning scheme amendment to enable the Bacchus Marsh site to...

“I do”, 70-years ago

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) A Bacchus Marsh couple is celebrating 70-years of marriage this month, saying their lives together were filled with many...

Health facility moving forward

Ballan District Health & Care is back in the spotlight, with two big changes taking place. Acting Chief Executive Officer, Rowena Clift, will head back...

Not everyone is man’s best friend

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Many families within the Moorabool Shire have taken to the streets to exercise during the COVID-19 pandemic, but issues...

“…time for the election of a government that truly cares…”

Dear Editor, Due to the fact that the state government, Transurban and Maddingley Brown Coal have failed to consult with the local population in relation...

Nought, nothing, nada rate increase?

By Kate Taylor Imagine, as a ratepayer, opening up the annual rates notice and finding that it has not increased at all on last year’s...

Devils in their iso-den

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Although the 2020 BFL football season is on hold, members of the Devil community are showing their club spirit...

Not even a brief consultation

By Kate Taylor There’s a big difference between ‘consultation’ and ‘briefings’ and Moorabool Shire Council is making that very clear to Maddingley Brown Coal. A spokesperson...

Avenue honour

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) A canopy of 281 elms line a length of road leading into Bacchus Marsh, reflecting light through the leaves...