You’re terrible Moorabool – Crs vote to raise rates

By Helen Tatchell The annual 2020/21 budget has been adopted by Council and will deliver something for everyone, including a two-per cent rate increase for...

The Perspective – you wouldn’t read about it.

By Paul Tatchell There is a reason why windscreens are bigger than rear view mirrors, it can be dangerous to spend more time looking backwards...

Go Away, Mr WVTNP

Dear Editor, Something is happening in Australia and I’m not sure I like it. Progress? I doubt it. A backwards step? Definitely. My phone rings...

Bookmarking a kind gesture

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Two primary school aged students have performed a simple act of kindness towards Moorabool Shire’s elderly population, by making...

Costly plan could deny small town projects

By Kate Taylor Drowning in debt or floating vital infrastructure – that was the debate over Moorabool Shire Council building a new sports complex including...

Nose punch ‘silly thing to do’

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) A 20-year-old woman created a ‘bloody’ mess for herself after attending a Ballarat address to back-up her brother in...

Washing hands becomes concerning

By Caitlin Bewley (3rd Yr Swinburne Uni) Soap dispensers in public conveniences have been damaged and now removed, after an allegation of an unknown substance causing...

Planning to prepare and protect

By Helen Tatchell “If we stand together, we have a better chance to succeed.” That is the positive message the now officially named Moorabool and Central...

“Not happy Dan” – Moorabool community

“Unwarned, unannounced and unexplained” is how Bev McArthur MP reacted to the news the changes the Andrews Government has made to the Environmental Protection...

More questions than answers

By Helen Tatchell The first of six online community sessions have been hosted by AusNet Services, and they are encouraging the community to let them...