Slower pace planned

By Helen Tatchell A letter is on its way to Vicroads from Moorabool Council as they plan to apply to permanently reduce the speed limit...

Ballot packs in the mail

Voters in Gordon, Blakeville, Blackwood, Greendale and surrounding communities should check the mailboxes this week for ballot packs for the Moorabool Shire Council, Woodlands...

A little bit fast with no licence

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A Magistrate has told a man he “might need to slow down” after caught driving whilst suspended and speeding. Gregory...

Deputy dumped

By Helen Tatchell The Mayor of Moorabool will rely on all councillors to take on the unofficial role of deputy mayor in 2019/20, rather than...

Ready, set, go

By Helen Tatchell Two major milestones have been completed and it was one of the first official engagements for newly elected Mayor, Cr David Edwards. The...

New opportunity

By Meg Kennedy The popular Steptoes Op-Shop in Ballan is set to change hands in 2021. Ballan Lioness Club President Fred Moore confirmed to the Moorabool...

History on the market

By Meg Kennedy It has seen the footsteps of the namesake of Bacchus Marsh to bushranger Captain Moonlight, and was built with the same stone...

Road upgrade lands with applicant

By Kate Taylor Obstacle course and challenges on and around the lake, sunrise walks up nearby Mt Buninyong, early morning yoga and meditation in the...

Letter to the Editor – a ‘hair-brained idea’

Dear Editor, It was with a degree of astonishment and amazement when I read your article “Councillor speaks out, of turn” (MN 5 Nov). It...

Woodlands Ward – Meet your candidates

Three nominations were received for the position of councillor in the Moorabool Shire Council By-election in Woodlands Ward. There is one (1) vacancy. The ballot...