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Sunday’s swap meet ready to roll

Eve Lamb Hundreds of motoring nuts, rev heads and collectors of bits and bobs are headed to Maldon for...

Trading the treasured

Eve Lamb Deciding to put Castlemaine's landmark Lyttleton Street Presbyterian Church property on the open market was not an...

Capturing Quakes

Eve Lamb When Castlemaine was rocked by an earthquake measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale...

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Eve Lamb Castlemaine's growing number of electric vehicle owners will have to hold their horsespower...

Plan to put a spring in Taradale’s step

Eve Lamb Detailed design and costing can now go ahead towards...

Kristina’s character-packed critters

Eve Lamb Ask Campbells Creeks Kristina Browning when she started painting animals and she'll pause, contemplate for a while,...

Warming win for winemakers

Eve LambThe snap chill in recent days has done little to diminish the warm glow out at Harcourt's BlackJack Wines where they've...

Joy for regional gym junkies

Eve LambLocal fitness and dance instructors are among those breathing a big aerobic sigh of relief after last night's easing of COVID...

Local filmmaker scoops international award

Eve Lamb A film by Fryerstown's Alison Shirley is quickly gaining international acclaim after clinching its category at the...

Jab demand surges

Eve LambDemand among locals to get vaccinated has surged as Victoria's outbreaks of the more transmissible strain of COVID-19 hold the state...
Castlemaine secondary college music students Tom, Jeremy and Finn with music teacher Ben Nieuwkerk (on clarinet) get set for the Castlemaine Jazz Festival. Photo: Eve Lamb

Jazz cats purring

By Eve Lamb Smooth sounds are a definite added bonus of going to school at Castlemaine Secondary College right...

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...

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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!