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Castlemaine soccer sides eye finals

Castlemaine Goldfields Football Club's Senior Men Div 6 NW side hosted Kyneton at Chewton on another perfect winters afternoon on Sunday August 7. A...
Round Two winners were Max Elson, Dan McColl, Phil Smith, Sam Swagemakers and Richard Ruddick. Absent. Darren Trevena.

Good marksmanship on show at Castlemaine Rifle Club

Round Two of the Castlemaine Rifle Club's Championship was contested on the local range on Saturday.A good number of shooters turned out...
Happy parkrunners leading out last Saturday.

Numbers on the rise at Castlemaine Parkrun

‘Normal Transmission’ appears to have returned to Castlemaine Parkrun – at least based on last Saturday’s event.Adronis Ndihokubwayo attended, he’s been missing...

Castlemaine Goldfields Football Club kicking fruit and veg goals

Castlemaine Goldfields Football Club based at Chewton Soldiers Memorial Park has recently been recognised for providing healthier food options to fuel happy,...
Students grading for Orange belt working with a partner and demonstrating punches into focus pads. Photo: Max Lesser.

Omoikiri Budo Kai Karate students skills put to the test

Omoikiri Budo Kai, a freestyle Karate, held its annual major grading (or testing day) on July 23 at the Wesley Hill Sports...
The Castlemaine Secondary College Year 9/10 netball squad are proudly pictured at the recent tournament.

Castlemaine Secondary College netballers shine at regional competition

Castlemaine Secondary College is delighted to report that their Year 9/10 Girls netball side recently blitzed their rivals in the Loddon Mallee...
Maldon's Xavior Noy was awarded the Ned Cameron Medal by the Lang Family (Ned's Family). Photo: Jason Rogers Photography

Maldon’s Ned Cameron honoured at annual memorial match

After another week-off with the bye the Maldon sides headed over to Carisbrook, in what was a very wet day, which again...
The Falcons produced a strong defensive game with a number of highlights. Photo: MDP Photography.

Falcons host Thunder as standalone clubs compete

Last Sunday July 17 saw a major milestone for women’s footy in our region in a first match between two standalone, regional...
The Castlemaine 13s and 15s squads are proudly pictured with their runner-up trophies after a top weekend of netball action.

Castlemaine District Netball Association squads shine at Maryborough tournament

The Castlemaine District Netball Association (CDNA) development squads made the trek to Maryborough last Sunday July 17 for their annual tournament.Wow what...
Colin Moore celebrates his 100th Parkrun milestone. Photo: Nicki Renfrey.

The Fog, the Pirate, the Double Barrel, and the Centenarian!

That’s right … we had it all at Castlemaine Parkrun for our 312th event on Saturday, including an eerie fog, which added...

Another win for local racehorse in peak form

Maldon-trained galloper Logo Logic is racing in peak form this preparation, and won effortlessly at Ballarat on Sunday.

Pru and Davina make championships, will represent Victoria in dressage, Sydney

Castlemaine teenager Pru Robinson has big reason to celebrate after she and her horse Kenlock Super Davina recently qualified to represent Victoria...

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My Maldon with award winning classical guitarist Clancy McLeod

G'day Clancy. You're becoming renowned for your abilities on the classical guitar. When did you first begin playing?It's a funny story actually....