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Melton Covid cases top 1100

The Melton local government has soared past more than 1100 active COVID-19 cases while numbers continue to creep up in neighbouring Moorabool. Melton cases reached...

Community Calendar

Want your event listed? Community Calendar is made available free of charge to not-for-profit organisations to keep the public informed of special events and...

Fired up protestors spark powerline fightback

Protests against high-voltage transmission lines running through properties have heated up, with hundreds of landowners fired up about the plans joining the latest action...

Council chief calls it a day

Melton Council’s chief executive Kelvin Tori is stepping down from the top job after a decade in the role and almost 20 years at...

Lockdown to lift in Moorabool Shire

Lockdown restrictions in Moorabool Shire will lift at 11:59pm tonight (October 8), with restrictions to match those in place in the remainder of regional...

Permits available to help prepare for fire

People are urged to start preparing for the upcoming fire season by completing fire prevention works around their regional properties. With the fire season fast...

Big hand for Little Athletics

Melton City Little Athletics Centre has had a helping hand jumping a funding hurdle this season with a $4500 grant to buy brand new...

Land sought for housing blitz

Moorabool landowners and developers are being urged to put forward any vacant land or developments that could be turned into social or affordable housing. The...

Call for better buses in the west

A new campaign has been launched to improve bus services in the west, while also focusing on the environment. Better Buses for the West is...

Storage King goes pink for cancer cause

Storage King Melton is turning pink throughout October as it plays its part in raising funds for the annual McGrath Foundation fundraiser. Store manager Sally...

Prison time after driving at police

A man who drove at police after stealing a car from Melton West has been sentenced to spend almost three years in prison. Elvis Lim...

Melton business awards finalists revealed

The best businesses in the area will be recognised in a gala ceremony next month when the City of Melton Business Excellence Awards returns. After...

Speeder caught more than 100km/h over limit

Melton Highway Patrol members have impounded a Suzuki hatchback after the driver was detected travelling more than 110km/hr over the speed limit in Parwan. The...

Taking care of business

It’s been a long time in the making, but business adviser Ian Ash has published his first ever book, and it’s certainly been worth...

Sammy stays brave through cancer struggle

Aintree's Colakidis family was just like any other, then they received the news any parent dreads – one of their daughters had developed an...

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Thoroughbreds back on winners list

Melton Thoroughbreds are back on the winners list in the Big V men’s division 2 competition. After dropping matches either side of a bye, the...

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