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Eve Lamb Castlemaine medical clinics have started administering third (booster) shots of COVID-19 vaccine to...

First jabs for Castlemaine

It was history in the making as the Covid-19 vaccine rollout began in Castlemaine yesterday.The first of the all-important jabs were administered...

Ahead of the jab: GP clinics lodge EOIs

Each of Castlemaine's three local medical clinics have lodged expressions of interest with the federal government to provide Covid-19 vaccinations.While it's...

Don’t stop now: GPs urge Covid caution

You're doing well - now don't stop now. That's a main message from local GPs who are encouraging Mount Alexander shire residents...
Dot Henshall at her spinning wheel at her home in Campbells Creek

Let’s have a cuppa

This week in the 'Let's have a cuppa' section the Castlemaine Mail caught up with 95-year-old Dot Henshall from Campbells Creek. Dot...
Castlemaine Fire Brigade members Bill Chapman, Ian Franklin, Ron Gartside and captain Terry Franklin will be among those shaking collection tins for this year's Good Friday Appeal.

Castlemaine CFA shakes up 60 years

This week members from the Castlemaine Fire Brigade were gearing up for their 60th year collecting for the Good Friday Appeal. See...
Castlemaine GP Dr Mark Farrugia lead junior doctors on a tour of local health services, with Lyn Marie from Murray City Country Coast (MCCC) GP Training.

GP’s welcome

Junior doctor visit hopes to attract rural stays With hopes of attracting more doctors to work in regional...
Castlemaine runner Ellissia Campbell and Dr Richard Mayes (alias The Bird) are among hundreds of participants looking forward to this Sunday's Run The Maine.

Get ready to run!

Keen runners are flexing leg muscles and limbering up for this Sunday's 10th anniversary of Castlemaine's iconic homegrown running event - Run The Maine...

Boob Club Country for Castlemaine

A Harcourt resident is keen to bring the Boob Club to Castlemaine. It's for younger women diagnosed with breast cancer and there's a very special...
Castlemaine Health's chair of the board Sharon Fraser with Maree Edwards MP and CEO Ian Fisher.

New car parking for Castlemaine Health

Castlemaine Health has received $1.47 million in funding from the state government to build a new car park at the main entrance to the...
Local LGBTIQ community consultant Sherene Clow, Castlemaine District Community Health prevention and allied health manager Louise Falconer, Castlemaine Community House manager Martyn Shaddick and Central Victorian Primary Care Partnership's Emma Shannon celebrate Friday's $76,140 announcement.

$780,000 beds boost

The bedding comfort factor is set to improve for staff and patients at Castlemaine Health thanks to a tidy $780,000 state government funding boost. Member...

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Vax rolls out for youngsters

Eve Lamb Local children aged 5-11 have turned out in number to receive their first...
Peggy Shaw is pictured here with her daughter Julie and her 100th Birthday cake at Sunday's celebration.

Peggy turns 100!