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January 20, 2022

Tack and jive with awesome live music!

Bands and solo artists take the stage at this year’s Festival of Sails in Geelong   FROM pop to punk and blues to rock, you’ll probably...

January 20, 2022

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January 20, 2022

BMS down Hawks for top for place

BALLARAT Memorial Sports Bowling Club, better known as BMS, turned the halfway mark on its Ballarat-Highlands Bowls Region Saturday Pennant seasons with all five...

January 20, 2022

Plapp wins road race after COVID-19 scare

FIRST-year professional cyclist Luke Plapp has overcome a COVID-19 setback to claim his first Australian road race championship. Plapp rode a smart race on Sunday...

January 20, 2022

Ruby, Ivory win national criterium crowns

RUBY Roseman-Gannon has continued the outstanding start to her professional career and Cameron Ivory's solo attack has paid off both claimed national championships on...

January 20, 2022

Big guns fire in TT

ROHAN Dennis and Grace Brown have made an immediate impression with their new professional teams, dominating their respective time trails at the Australian road...

January 20, 2022

Phoenix coach would share COVID recovery data

AS he handles the post-COVID recovery of about three quarters of his A-League Men squad, Wellington coach Ufuk Talay said he'd be happy to...

January 20, 2022

“I’ll be ready” – Piastri confident his own F1 seat is close

AUSTRALIAN Alpine reserve driver Oscar Piastri has said he’s ready to race in Formula 1 if he gets the call-up, and hopes to win...

January 19, 2022

Ballarat and district golf results for 19 January

Ballarat Golf Club Sunday, 16 January - Open stableford A Grade - 1st - A Tonkin 5/39, 2nd - J Morcombe 12/36 B Grade - 1st -...

January 18, 2022

Hospital COVID emergency declared

VICTORIA has declared a code brown emergency for all Melbourne hospitals and six regional hospitals as the system buckles under COVID-19 admissions and staff...

January 13, 2022

Full digital edition, 13 January

January 13, 2022

Ruby, Quick claim Bay Classic titles

RUBY Roseman-Gannon and Blake Quick will take hot sprinting form into the Australian road cycling championships after dominating the Bay Classic criteriums. They took out...

January 13, 2022

Further ALM fixture chaos due to COVID-19

THE A-League Men's competition continues to be severely impacted by Australia's COVID-19 outbreak with most of this week's fixtures postponed. Several positive cases within the...

January 13, 2022

“We had a nice moment”: What Smith said to Anderson

VETERAN England seamer Jimmy Anderson has opened up on the tense final moments of the fourth Ashes Test. The 39-year-old joined Stuart Broad at the...

January 12, 2022

Ballarat and district golf results for 12 January

Ballarat Golf Club Sunday, 9 January - A Grade - 1st - A Pane 9/38, 2nd - R Himbury 11/38, 3rd - C Heap 8/38 B...

January 6, 2022

Density restrictions to be reintroduced

RESTRICTIONS on the number of people allowed in cafes, bars and restaurants are returning to Victoria. The state recorded 21,997 new COVID-19 cases. Density limits will...

January 6, 2022

Three Friday night double-headers?

THE biggest surprise of the 2022 AFL fixture was the trio of weeks with Friday double-headers. Round three will see Melbourne host Essendon into the...

January 6, 2022

Must win home qualifier for Socceroos

MELBOURNE is host city for the Socceroos’ next World Cup qualifier later this month. Australia will play Vietnam at Melbourne Rectangular Stadium on 27 January...

January 5, 2022

Rapid antigen tests to be free for some

NATIONAL Cabinet has agreed to provide free rapid antigen tests to more than six million Australians who are concessional card holders, but Prime Minister...

January 5, 2022

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January 5, 2022

Cookery apprenticeships are a great way to learn

NOT all teenagers know the career they want to pursue, but for Finn Rogers, choosing a career in the kitchen was a clear front...

December 31, 2021

2021 – Year in Review

At this time every December, as we get ready to celebrate the start of a new year, we also take a look...

December 31, 2021

Our best sports photos of 2021

December 30, 2021

Full digital edition, 30 December

December 30, 2021

Jones challenges Ricciardo to change focus

AUSTRALIAN Formula One great Alan Jones has challenged Daniel Ricciardo to sharpen his focus ahead of the 2022 season. Max Verstappen won his first championship...

December 30, 2021

Brawlers set for UFC main event

After two years, Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker will square off in the octagon once more in the main-event of UFC 271. New Zealand’s Adesanya,...

December 30, 2021

NBL imports take comp to new heights

ILLAWARRA Hawks and Australian Boomers head coach Brian Goorjian believes the standard in the NBL has never been higher due to the number of...

December 29, 2021

Youth work students make waves for mental health

GORDON youth work students, together with Ocean Mind, have taken to the surf to mentor at-risk youth experiencing mental health challenges, social isolation and...