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Fuel prices in Melton soar as locals fume

Residents are up in arms after the price of petrol in Melton became 30 cents higher than the next most expensive option in Melbourne's...

New container recycling point

Two new container deposit scheme refund points have landed in Melton and Moorabool. A reverse vending machine refund point is available at Woodgrove Shopping Centre...

From little things, big things grow

Greenthumbs showed up in force in Darley to celebrate Grow West’s annual community planting day on Sunday, July 21. The occasion was marked by the...

Melton house price led the market

Quarterly statistics released by Real Estate Institute Victoria reveal suburbs in Melton are experiencing a surge in price whilst remaining the most affordable in...

Mortgage stress high in Melton

Homeowners in Melton are feeling the crunch of living in their own house, analysis from the West of Melbourne Economic Development Alliance (WoMEDA) has...

Overcoming the silence effect of racism

A new report by Victoria University (VU) has revealed the damaging effects of racism, why those impacted often stay silent, and recommended ways to...

Overcoming the silence effect of racism

A new report by Victoria University (VU) has revealed the damaging effects of racism, why those impacted often stay silent, and recommended ways to...

Panthers show fight

Melton South produced its best performance in a couple of years but still wasn’t able to come away with the points in the Ballarat...

Cobras stun Devils in local derby

Bacchus Marsh stunned Darley in the local derby in the Ballarat Football League women’s competition on Saturday night. The two sides were facing off for...

Addis makes Paralympics team

After taking some time off table tennis, the decision to return to the sport seriously has paid off for Melton’s Chris Addis. Addis will be...

Grand finals at City Oval

City Oval will again host most of the Ballarat Football Netball League grand finals. Grand finals returned to City Oval last year having been held...

Penha departs United

Daniel Penha will depart Western United after one of the great individual seasons in the A-League men's club’s history, with the Brazilian opting to...

Bolger steps up at Eagles

Jamie Bolger is excited to step up and coach Eynesbury in the Gisborne and District Cricket Association. The Eagles announced that Bolger would step up...

Stoney’s a favourite among locals and visitors alike

Stoney’s Club, affectionately known as Stoney’s, is located in the vibrant town of Bacchus Marsh. Whether you're looking for a spot for lunch, dinner,...

Debra Ogston takes the helm at Bacchus Marsh Grammar

Bacchus Marsh Grammar is pleased to announce the appointment of its fourth and new principal from 2025, Mrs Debra Ogston. This is an exciting appointment...

Education redefined at Global Village Learning

Global Village Learning (GVL), formerly known as Gisborne Montessori School, is redefining education in the Macedon Ranges by empowering learners to build communities that...

Downsize to a bigger life at Lifestyle Communities

Lifestyle Communities is a world where downsizing your home means upgrading to a more vibrant life filled with unlimited possibilities. The Lifestyle Communities team...

Why custom mouthguards matter to prevent dental injuries

Last week, I had a great time meeting with the Bacchus Marsh Football and Netball team. It was inspiring to see the community come...

The IPC Health Care Finder Service can help you find the care you need!

Would you like assistance with daily tasks to help you stay in your home for longer? Are you struggling to understand and access aged...

Sporting clubs band together for road safety

Hundreds of thousands of Victorians, including those in Melton and Moorabool, will become road safety ambassadors this weekend as grassroots football and netball clubs...

More grand final tickets for members

Footy fans will have a better chance of seeing their team play in a grand final after the AFL announced an extra 1000 tickets...

Heritage number plates return

After a year-long hiatus, VicRoads has announced that six-digit heritage plates will be returning for a limited release on July 30. It’s the first...

E-scooters set to stay

E-scooters are set to stay in Victoria, but with tougher penalties for misuse and new technology mandated to improve safety. Following a successful two-year trial...

Battery-powered hydraulics bolster VICSES volunteers’ rescue capability

By the end of the month, 47 Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) - Road Crash Rescue (RCR)-accredited units will have received state-of-the-art battery-powered hydraulic...

Nominate a Local Hero to win Australia’s Sports Dad of the Year

Australians, including those in Melton and Moorabool, are being called upon to nominate local dads in the community for the 2024 Philips Community Sports...

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Panthers show fight

Melton South produced its best performance in a couple of years but still wasn’t able to come away with the points in the Ballarat...