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July 1, 2022

Mentoring program to help youth grow

A NEW mentoring program has been launched aimed at creating pathways into employment for at-risk young people.

Known as GROW Bendigo,...

July 1, 2022

Call for progress on new courts

THE ball is in the State Government’s court as the City of Greater Bendigo has applied for a grant to upgrade Axedale...

June 30, 2022

Daniels drafted to the big league

DYSON Daniels’ dream came true last Friday as he was selected to play in the NBA with the eighth pick in the...

June 30, 2022

Lighting up winter nights

THE lights are on and Rosalind Park is glowing every night until Sunday, 17 July.

GLOW – Bendigo After Dark opened...

June 30, 2022

Caneball courts connects Karen community

THE Bendigo Karen community has a permanent place to play their national sport, caneball, at the Eaglehawk Tennis Club on Crowther Street.

June 30, 2022

Hospital responds to long COVID

BENDIGO Health is seeking to get the work out about a clinic aiming to help people who are experiencing symptoms of a...

June 30, 2022

Three-year plan focus for hospital

BENDIGO Health has launched its new strategic plan, which will guide the hospital and its services until 2025.

The document outlines...

June 30, 2022

Endurance athlete hits top form

ULTRAMAN Australia champion Markcus Brown said it’s a huge honour to be amongst previous Bendigo Sports Star monthly winners, claiming the award...

June 30, 2022

Dual-silver Strauch swimming at her best

OLYMPIC swimmer Jenna Strauch has claimed her second monthly win in the Bendigo Sports Star Awards, for the month of May.

June 29, 2022

Church marks 160 years

ST MARY’S Anglican Church of Kangaroo Flat will celebrate one-hundred-and-sixty years of service in a special celebration this Sunday.

A service...

June 29, 2022

Kids get chance to try touch footy

TOUCH football prides itself on being a sport for people aged five to seventy-five, and this weekend it’s all about the juniors...

June 28, 2022

Winter fest warming Borough spirit

EAGLEHAWK’s newest festival is seeking to keep the community spirit shining this winter.

Burra Emporium owner Lorinda Jane, who is organising...

June 28, 2022

Laugh out loud opera coming to Ulumbarra

AN OVER two-hundred-year-old opera comedy is being reimagined by Opera Australia and is scheduled for Ulumbarra Theatre next month.

Barber of...

June 28, 2022

Goldfields at the heart for historical novelist

AFTER focusing on stories and characters from the United Kingdom, historical fiction author Karen Turner is turning her attention to the Victorian...

June 27, 2022

Zero alcohol down 61 metres

CENTRAL Deborah Gold Mine is dusting off its underground function space for a unique event supporting Dry July.

Dubbed Thirst of...

June 27, 2022

Movie night to help MND fight

A FUNDRAISER next month is combining the new Elvis Presley biopic with the push to find a cure for motor neuron disease.

June 25, 2022

Bumper year continues for Pryse

JEM Pryse has continued his busy 2022, playing his first album SEEK on stage for the first time earlier this month.

June 24, 2022

Amicus gets interim chief

DISABILITY support provider Amicus Community Services has appointed Ken Marchingo to the position of interim CEO.

Mr Marchingo fills the role...

June 24, 2022

Core support for push-up challenge

DOING more than three-thousand push ups in twenty-four days might appear daunting, but for trainers at Anytime Fitness, being involved in the...

June 24, 2022

Many hands help Spring Gully habitats

A FOGGY and cold morning didn’t deter keen Spring Gully community members from coming together to create a new natural habitat at...

June 24, 2022

Water provider embraces pride

THIS Pride Month, Goulburn-Murray Water workers are standing up for diversity and equal rights, no matter how you identify.

Jenna Morris...

June 23, 2022

Galkangu officially topped out

THE Bendigo GovHub, known as Galkangu, has reached new heights, with work on its top storey completed last week.

At a...

June 23, 2022

Feast brings cultures together

LINTO Thomas said there are three key things that transcend languages and connect cultures: soccer, chess, and food.

All three were...

June 23, 2022

Bowling a winner at Kangaroo Flat

A NEW synthetic green has been rolled out at the Kangaroo Flat Bowling Club.

The turf is lit by new 100...