MELTON | MOORABOOL

Call to name our silent killer: heatwaves

The Climate Council is calling for heatwaves to be named, similar to how we name tropical cyclones, as a way of raising awareness and...

Vital road upgrades move to next stage

Melton council is starting the next phase of a vital upgrade that will improve safety and traffic flow at one of the municipality’s busiest...

Grants to celebrate young Victorians

The skills and achievements of Victoria’s young people will be on show right across the state later this year at Youth Fest, a month-long...

Ballan respite centre open Thursday

With an extreme fire danger rating expected on Thursday, February 22, for the central district which includes Moorabool Shire and Melton councils, Moorabool will...

Urban heat hits the vulnerable

Melbourne’s most economically disadvantaged areas are also its hottest, and Melton is a prime example of this according to a new report from the...

Calling op-shopaholics

The Bacchus Marsh Ladies Auxiliary Op Shop has been run off its feet this summer with an influx of donations and customers, and it’s...

BaccChat brings Bacchus history to life

At Moorabool council’s next BaccChat event, a week before International Women’s Day (IWD), audiences will have the chance to learn about the experiences of...

Stallions building ahead of season

It’s been a promising start to life at Spring Hills under new coach Sal Paglia. Paglia arrived at the club with a goal to return...

Finals hopes over

Darley’s finals hopes are officially over in the Ballarat Cricket Association. The Lions had a small glimmer of hope heading into the second last round...

Georgies draw, ends streak

Caroline Springs George Cross' 16 game winning streak has come to a close with a draw against Werribee City in the Victorian Premier League...

Royals in strong position

Melton South Royals are in a strong position at the end of day one in its Victorian Turf Cricket Association division 4 clash with...

Lions need to dig deep

Inconsistency again proved an issue for Melton in the Victorian Sub-District Cricket Association north-west. on Saturday. The Lions have started to get some wins after...

Armfield excited by young Cobras

Dennis Armfield has been loving his time at Bacchus Marsh. The former Blue was announced as the Cobras’ coach ahead of the Ballarat Football...

Orthotropics – early intervention orthodontics for growing jaws

Orthotropics is the discipline of developing correct growth in children via non-invasive means. The ideal age for patients to start treatment is between 3-6...

Life. Unlimited.

At Lifestyle Communities, we believe in life without restrictions. One with the freedom to do the things you love, and the confidence to be...

Doctor Bill Crawford loves his patients and his work

Doctor Bill Crawford is the senior associate dentist at Main Street Dental Practice Bacchus Marsh. Bill has an abundance of experience and knowledge, that’s why...

Treat hospitality staff with respect

Summer can be a great time for dining out, but it can be a hetic and difficult time for Melton and Moorabool residents working...

Spruce up your outdoor living areas

As we approach the warmer months and the summer festive season in Melton and Moorabool, you may notice that your outdoor area is looking...

Leap Real Estate offers a lifestyle win for renters

In an overdue win for renters, one Melbourne based real estate agency is giving families the opportunity to enhance their lifestyle and lower the...

STEMming for greatness

Sharelle Brownbill from Parkwood Green Primary School has been selected as one of nine recipients of the inaugural Toyota Community Trust Science, Technology,...

Witnesses sought after Kurunjang aggravated burglary

Police are appealing for information following an aggravated burglary at a property in Kurunjang on December 6. Police understand four men gained entry to the...

Outage shows WRL risks

Storms which wreaked havoc on Victoria’s electricity grid last week have led to renewed calls from community groups to reconsider the proposed path of...

Solutions wanted for ’unsafe’ roads

Melton council said it’s considering projects that would improve traffic flow to the Becca Way and Lancefield Drive education precinct, but a local parent...

Council urged to help beat the heat

As the Moorabool community continues to wait on federal funding to provide an indoor pool for the area, some residents have expressed frustration at...

Action speeds up at reservoir

Some of the fastest circuit boat racers in Australia hit speeds of up to 240kmph when competing for the Melton Gold Cup over the...

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Ballan respite centre open Thursday

With an extreme fire danger rating expected on Thursday, February 22, for the central district which includes Moorabool Shire and Melton councils, Moorabool will...

Finals hopes over