Bring the joy this Christmas

Castlemaine district community members are encouraged to show their support for those doing it tough this Christmas by making a donation to the Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal.

My Raywood with Morrie Oxley

Julie Hough Maldon Vintage Machinery and Museum 'Meet Our Members' - a series of profiles showcasing our wonderful volunteers.

New pastor welcomes you

The Castlemaine Presbyterian Church welcomed a new minister Reverend Daryl Jackson earlier this year.

VIEW Club urges our community to dig deep

Castlemaine VIEW Club is calling on the community to help raise funds for The Smith Family’s Christmas Appeal.

Let’s bolster the Food Pantry!

The Castlemaine Mail is throwing our support behind our friends at the Castlemaine Community House (CCH) by holding a Christmas Food Drive to ensure their 'Food Pantry' is fully stocked to support community members doing it tough this festive season.

MAAW fundraiser

Mount Alexander Animal Welfare have some gorgeous calendars and tea towels for sale- raising much-needed funds for the animals in care.

My Castlemaine/Chewton with artist Robert Maclaurin – Parts 1 & 2

"I stopped through Castlemaine in '95 -‘96 around three times while on the painting scholarship and I remember walking around and thinking 'oh my goodness, what a bonnie toon!'"

My Castlemaine with painter Ned Middleton

"I started painting at school. I've been working with Tobias Richardson at Lot 19 for the past three years. It's the most fun part of my week."

The Grief We Hold – Beyond Road Trauma

On May 8, 1960 a father and his three young daughters went mushrooming in paddocks on the outskirts of Traralgon, Gippsland. Only two little girls came home.

Make new connections at Queer Speed-Friending

After the success of the inaugural Queer Speed Friending event 'Big Screen, Cute Scene' earlier this year, Queer Speed Friending is back at the Theatre Royal on November 17.

BIG4 partners with Otis Foundation

BIG4 Castlemaine Gardens has become the first holiday park in Australia to partner with The Otis Foundation to donate holiday stays to...

My Castlemaine with Matt Barnes

"The town is beautiful and historic but it’s the people. When I take the dog for a walk - everyone waves."