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Cornish history collection 'comes home'

The largest collection of Cornish reference and genealogical material to be found outside of Cornwall has found a new home right here...

Small towns boost

The townships of Newstead, Guildford and Chewton are celebrating this week with news Mount Alexander Shire Council will receive $1.4 million from...

Call to fund trail's 'missing link'

Keen users of the Campbells Creek-Castlemaine Walking and Cycling Trail are calling for a council budget allocation to enable the trail’s “missing link” to...

Maternity service reopens

The Castlemaine community gathered to rejoice and celebrate on Monday this week as Castlemaine Health's Maternity Service was officially re-opened.Many of those...

New home, new era

The team at the Castlemaine Mail have settled into our new home at 13 Hargraves Street.We had plenty to celebrate this week with our...
Mount Alexander Shire Council Parks and Gardens team members Gillian, Rob, Sandra, Matt and Adam celebrate the success of the 'Royal Oak' this week.

Tree-mendous effort!

A towering English Oak (Quercus robur) at Castlemaine's Botanical Gardens has been named the 2021 Victorian Tree of the Year by the...

Jazz cats purring

Smooth sounds are a definite added bonus of going to school at Castlemaine Secondary College right now with talented music students fine tuning their...

'Disastrous accident' fears

Yapeen residents fear it's only a matter of time before a disastrous accident happens on Vaughan Spring Road - unless the speed...

Mail on the move

The Castlemaine Mail is on the move. After occupying the premises at 29 Templeton Street for a quarter of a century, the local...

The People's Hero

Harcourt identity George Milford recently launched a fascinating new book The People's Hero which details the career of Henry Hayden BA in Colonial Victoria.The...

Choir seeks new conductor

The Castlemaine Singers are on the hunt for a new conductor/musical director.The long running choir has been delighting Castlemaine audiences with choral...

'Please vaccinate': GPs

Castlemaine doctors are urging eligible community members to make an appointment to receive their Covid-19 vaccination.Dr Dominic Blanks of Castlemaine's Lyttleton Street...

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The show goes on!

Much loved grass roots regional film festival - Castlemaine Documentary Festival (CDOC) will push ahead with plans to stage this weekend's festival...

Golden opportunity