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October 1, 2022

Cultures come alive for Zinda Festival

LODDON Campaspe Multicultural Services premier event celebrating different cultures in the region returns next month. Zinda Festival is free and will be held at the...

September 29, 2022

Service club helps children in need

THE Zonta Club of Bendigo has donated fifty overnight bags to the Bendigo Health children’s ward. The hand sewn bags contain travel-sized toiletries and were...

September 28, 2022

Morris to lace up for Western United

FROM Golden City Football Club to the A-League, Silver Bell Morris’ young career has gone from strength to strength. Most recently competing at the AFF...

September 27, 2022

City’s architecture going on show

GET up close and personal with some of the biggest and best architecture the municipality has to offer when Open House Bendigo...

September 26, 2022

Gridiron season kicks off at Epsom

SACKS, spirals and touchdowns will return to Bendigo on Saturday, 1 October for the start of the Gridiron Victoria season.


September 23, 2022

People power needed to save plant

ENVIRONMENTAL experts are encouraging the community to get involved in efforts to save a plant found only Mount Alexander.

Ballantinia antipoda...

September 23, 2022

Kit released for anti-violence campaign

GROUPS, individuals, and organisations are being encouraged to get behind Women’s Health Loddon Mallee’s sixteen days of activism against gender-based violence campaign.

September 23, 2022

Fish friends swim into library

THERE’S a little bit of the Bendigo Creek in the Bendigo Library, with a new aquarium unveiled last week.

At over...

September 22, 2022

New gym and music room promised

THE State Labor Government has pledged to fund another major upgrade at White Hills Primary School if re-elected this November.


September 22, 2022

Three awards for holiday park

BIG4 Bendigo Ascot Holiday Park has announced itself as one of the best in the country after winning multiple national awards.

September 22, 2022

Coalition pledge gallery money

STATE Opposition Leader, Matthew Guy, has put his support behind the Bendigo Art Gallery upgrade.

In Bendigo last week, Mr Guy...

September 22, 2022

Balloon Football League crowns champions

BENDIGO’S Balloon Football League reached its climax last Friday at Red Energy Arena.

The sport is a modified version of Aussie...

September 22, 2022

Early start for Easter fair prep

THE Bendigo Easter Festival is entering a new era, with planning underway for the 2023 event.

Last week, a new logo...

September 22, 2022

Liberal candidate back for state bout

LIBERAL candidate for Bendigo East, Darin Schade, said his State election campaign began as soon as the Federal election wrapped up.

September 22, 2022

City among the best for tourism

THE national top tourism awards have been awarded, and it’s silver for Bendigo.

In the category of top tourism town, Bendigo...

September 22, 2022

Shooting club funding locked and loaded

A BENDIGO East sport shooting facility will be upgraded after securing a State Government grant.

Bendigo Field and Game, located on...

September 22, 2022

Volleyball tourneys set to dig in

TWO national volleyball tournaments will be played at Red Energy Arena, starting this weekend.

The Australian Youth Volleyball Championships will be...

September 22, 2022

New space for multicultural services

LODDON Campaspe Multicultural Services has a new home after outgrowing their previous office on Macrae Street.

Organisation staff and members of...

September 22, 2022

Wilson sees more Sports Star success

DUAL Commonwealth Games gold medallist Aaron Wilson is no stranger to the Bendigo Sports Star Awards.

The 2018/19 Sports Star of...

September 22, 2022

Pearse determined for more success

NINETEEN-year-old gold medallist Col Pearse has his sights set on the 2024 Paris Paralympics.

Pearse, from Bamawm Extension, has been named...

September 22, 2022

Spirit squad takes shape

THE Bendigo Spirit final squad for the upcoming WNBL team is coming together.

Since June, there have been several announcements of...

September 21, 2022

Folk artist to play Old Church

MALMSBURY’S Lucy Wise will perform an intimate solo show at the Old Church on the Hill this Sunday.

Wise, from Margaret...

September 19, 2022

Volunteers call time on book sale

THIS month’s Y Service Club book sale will be the group’s last, with volunteers passing on their decades-old tradition to Bendigo Foodshare.

September 17, 2022

Future of history groups a concern

THE announcement of the closure of the Eaglehawk Heritage Society has other volunteer historians worried the same fate awaits their groups.