Overseas venture has potential

By Kate Taylor Moorabool’s CEO and Mayor have returned from a trip to China that explored investment opportunities to benefit the shire. On his return...

Get connected

Are you an older resident who has trouble navigating the internet? A new initiative aimed at increasing the confidence, skills and online safety of older...

Prepare to vote – By-Election set

A by-election will be held this December (Saturday 14th) for Woodlands Ward within Moorabool Shire Council. The by-election was triggered by the passing of Councillor...

One step at a time

By Meg Kennedy Korweinguboora resident Julie Matthews-Eva has never been a stranger to adventure – from snow-skiing, scuba diving, to flying a plane. The thing is,...

State Park Safety

The state parks and forests in Moorabool often attract large numbers of motorcyclists and four-wheel enthusiasts, but the areas have also seen a significant...

Waiting on report

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) It will be another month before Love Close resident Godwin Aquilina appears before a Magistrate, after his case to...

Centenary celebrations

By Meg Kennedy It was standing room only at the Bacchus Marsh RSL earlier this month, as more than 100 people gathered to celebrate the...

‘Despicable behaviour’ – Magistrate

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A New South Wales father of two appeared in the Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s court to plead guilty to sending...

‘Inappropriate’ to phone a friend

By Kate Taylor The heavy machinery is ready, the operators are waiting… but there weren’t enough councillors to finish off the paperwork before a...

Raising the alarm for fire safety

By Meg Kennedy While most of us will be changing our alarm clocks as day light savings begins, two volunteer groups in Bacchus Marsh will...