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MAAW fundraiser

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

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 people facing...

Local exchange continues to thrive

Every Saturday morning rain or shine, windy or calm, dedicated members of the Mount Alexander Local Exchange Trading System (MaLETS) set up a produce...

Garden glow up

The Castlemaine Community Kitchen Garden is growing and the vision for the future is to make an area where young people feel welcome, comfortable...

Help end poverty in Australia

During Anti-Poverty Week (October 15-21) members of Castlemaine Evening VIEW Club are calling on the local community to sponsor an Australian child through leading...

Maldon community bus goes electric

Maldon Neighbourhood Centre has recently made an exciting new purchase of a brand new electric minivan to help assist community members to get around...

Lancia Rally returns this weekend

The Australian Lancia Register will stage its 27th Castlemaine Rally this weekend October 20-22.The event will see Lancisti descend on the local region for...

Healthy lunchbox sushi for school kids

Lunchbox Sushi provide lunch orders for six primary schools, including Castlemaine, Castlemaine North, Chewton, St Mary’s, the Steiner School and Winters Flat.

Youth offer free tech help for seniors

Do you need some friendly help with your phone, tablet or laptop? Well Mount Alexander’s Youth Advisory Group (YAG) is here to help!

My Muckleford with Paul Puttifoot

Paul has had many varied and exceptional experiences during his life including working for NASA and taking Dick Cheney fly fishing.

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