About: Alistair Finlay

Editor at the Bendigo Times. Once at Westlock News, The Advocate, and the Latrobe Valley Express. Oilers fan. Email: [email protected] Facebook: @alistairfinlayjournalist twitter: @alistairfinlay_ Instagram: @alistairfinlayeditor

Posts by: Alistair Finlay

February 27, 2021

New play set for Pride Fest

CASTLEMAINE based Black Apple Theatre will bring a new production featuring the stories of Central Victorian’s to next month’s Bendigo Pride Festival. Titled Thrive: Queer...

February 26, 2021

Reuse, repair, returns

AFTER an eleven-month COVID induced hiatus, the Bendigo Repair Cafe was back in action on Saturday. In the hall off to the side of the...

February 26, 2021

Gardens songs in full bloom

UPLIFTING sounds filled the Pavilion in the Bendigo Botanic Gardens on Sunday afternoon as about thirty people gathered to take part in a community...

February 25, 2021

Call for clarity on COVID measures

CHAMBERS of commerce from across Victoria, including Be.Bendigo, have backed a campaign urging the State Government to do better by regional business when it...

February 25, 2021

Hello Bendigo!

Welcome to the first edition of the Bendigo Times. We’re proud to be launching the city’s newest free weekly community newspaper. It’s a privilege to...

February 25, 2021

Fruitful effort by Foundation

AS thousands of students returned to classrooms across the region recently, so did the McKern Foundation’s Fresh Fruit Friday program. Launched six years ago, the...

February 25, 2021

Pooch programs for widespread well being

IN a world first move to improve community mental health, Bendigo’s own Dogs Connect was established to incorporate canines in schools, hospitals and other...

February 25, 2021

Search on for local census heads

RECRUITMENT has begun for Bendigo based managers who’ll oversee the on the ground workforce during this year’s national population count. Known as census field managers,...

February 25, 2021

Brave girls claim title at home champs

TOP-level youth basketball returned last weekend with the Victorian Country Under 18 Championships tipping off at Bendigo Stadium.