Be a voice on the panel

Western Water is calling on its customers to provide advice on how it charges for water and sewer services. Last week, 12,000 randomly selected Western...

Accused ‘sick of doing jail’

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) An angry confrontation between neighbours turned into a police chase early this year with a man appearing in Bacchus...

Forging a career

By Jane Gardner At 18-years of age, Gordon resident Nathan Borg is already a skilled craftsman. Nathan began his artistic journey by taking on an...

2018/19 Presentation – Ballan Cricket Club

Over 130 people have attended the club’s presentation evening. The night began with a welcome by President Noel Heafield and an early, unexpected, Life Membership...

Infrastructure winner in budget

By Kate Taylor Out of the $31.002 million in total revenue, Moorabool Shire Council is set to spend 85-cents out of every one of...

Loss of license won’t impress the boss

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) Drugs, driving and a pedestrian crossing weren’t a good mix for a 54-year-old man facing charges before Magistrate Steven...

Tip vouchers not dumped

By Kate Taylor A motion to introduce free tip vouchers for ratepayers has been recycled at the May 1 council meeting. Councillors had voted at...

Police target illegal riders

By Meg Kennedy Complaints from the community to police about brazen and illegal motorcycle riders has kick started an operation to curb the behaviour. Unlicensed motorcycle...

New link for heavy vehicles

It’s been a widely debated topic for almost ten years, but Bacchus Marsh residents were recently given the chance to have their say on...

Resting place for plaques

By Meg Kennedy It was 100-years ago the Bacchus Marsh community came together to immortalise those from the area who fought in World War I....