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SHORTEN ON THE BILL - VIDEO
Bendigo Weekly
Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will kick off a nationwide Town Hall Talk tour in Bendigo next week. The Bendigo Weekly can reveal Mr Shorten will hold the Bendigo event at La Trobe University’s Visual Arts Centre on Wednesday evening. The free event will be a chance for lo..
12-Aug-2014
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LOCALS RALLY AGAINST BUDGET - VIDEO
Christine McGinn
More than 500 people have rallied in Bendigo to protest against the Federal Government’s budget today. The group, including Federal Labor frontbencher Brendan O’Connor and Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters, walked from Trades Hall in View Street to Liberal House in Bull St. Mr O&rs..
12-Aug-2014
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Get the property jump
Bendigo Weekly
Want to get the jump on all other Bendigo house hunters? The Bendigo Weekly now releases its e-edition of The Property Guide on Thursday night, more than 12 hours ahead of the printed copy. And the only way to get it is to subscribe to our email-out, for free. The Property Guide e-ed..
12-Aug-2014
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Bank's profit continues to rise
Christine McGinn
Bendigo Bank has recorded a 5.7 per cent after-tax profit jump, to $372.3 million for last financial year. The bank also recorded a 9.9 per cent increase in cash earnings to $382.3 million from $348m kast year. The bank has recorded an 372.3m profit after tax for the 2013-14 financial year...
11-Aug-2014
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Festival a success
Bendigo Weekly
The weekend’s Bendigo Writers Festival has been labelled a massive success by organisers. Creative-minded people packed View street for the three-day event which highlighted the importance and role of writing. “The festival was all we had hoped for and more,” festival ..
10-Aug-2014
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Uni aims to sell land
Bendigo Weekly
La Trobe University has plans to subdivide its land on Friswell Avenue in Flora Hill in a bid to increase its capital. The university has lodged plans to Greater Bendigo council for a 48-lot residential subdivision in Flora Hill. It is unclear whether the university would build homes for s..
09-Aug-2014
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Current Issue
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Jebediah
Jebediah – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne. May 5, 2011. Review by Emily Smith It is always slightly awkward when a band comes back from hiatus. Exhibit A, Perth rock band, Jebediah. On one hand, you’re delirious with joy, whipping out the old albums and, in this case, ..
13-May-2011
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THE REVOLUTION
SOUNDWAVE Festival was a whirlwind day, whether you were headbanging to Iron Maiden and Slayer, getting your funk on with Primus or partying with punk rock legends Social Distortion. It was also impossible to avoid the gigantic Soundwave Revolution displays. Many theories arose but as details slo..
13-May-2011
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Michelle Meehan
A musician formerly of Bendigo is a step closer to proving she has the X Factor. Folk performer Michelle Meehan has made it through to the third round of judging for the popular television show, after acing her audition in Moonee Ponds recently. She performed two covers, in front a panel of exec..
13-May-2011
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Adalita
Anthony Radford
Adalita Srsen may have lived and breathed the role of the grunge maiden for almost two decades, but she’s definitely no actress. The recently turned 40–year–old has just released her self–titled debut album, which means plenty of play–acting of late. She returned t..
13-May-2011
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Beefing up beef
While National Beef caters mostly for those in the know, organisers are hoping it may develop into Bendigo’s major food event. “We have mostly commercial and industry people, not just the tyre-kickers,” secretary Rod Bowles said. “But because it’s free admittance, a..
13-May-2011
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The Holidays on vacation
THE learning curve for The Holidays continues. Speaking to the Bendigo Weekly in the back blocks at Groovin The Moo after their midday set, diminutive lead singer Simon Jones said the band was adapting to the expectations that come with being a festival regular– it wasn’t that lo..
06-May-2011
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Venue still in the balance
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Spirit’s bid to host the WNBL Grand Final gained momentum this week, ahead of their finals clash with Dandenong. Greater Bendigo council, Bendigo Stadium, Bendigo Community Telco and Liberal candidate for the seat of Bendigo Greg Bickley have all pledged funds to the team’s ca..
22-Feb-2013
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Redbacks in the pink for charity
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo United Cricket Club will go from red and white to pink this weekend, to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer. The Redbacks are participating in the McGrath Foundation’s Pink Stumps Day to raise funds for the charity. BUCC’s under-13A and first XI teams will be involved..
22-Feb-2013
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In the final round
Bendigo Weekly
By JOEL PETERSON With one round remaining in Emu Valley Cricket, West Bendigo looks to have secured the last finals spot after a magnificent victory over the previously unbeaten United. In reply to the Tigers’ modest total of 173, West Bendigo replied with 208 led superbly by Skipper Dion ..
22-Feb-2013
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Lapthorne tops field
Bendigo Weekly
By JOEL PETERSON Darren Lapthorne returned to his early season form at the weekend, taking his third win in the Bendigo and District Cycling Club’s Cafe Roubaix Summer Series. Lapthorne bettered a field of 17 A-Grade riders to claim the prize when he went to the finish alone, after being q..
22-Feb-2013
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Bendigo Gold boss quits
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Gold has lost its general manager on the eve of the season. Graham Pratt has announced he will leave the club in mid-March. Acting Gold chairman Brett Flavell said Pratt resigned "for personal reasons and a desire to pursue other opportunities". "Everyone associated with the..
21-Feb-2013
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Lady Braves sign WNBL quartet
Bendigo Weekly
The Bendigo Lady Braves have added high level experience to their 2013 squad, with WNBL players Ebony Antonio, Rebecca Campigli, Jane Chalmers and Madeleine Garrick all committing to the club for this year’s season. Antonio, 21, had a very good first season with the Lady Braves after co..
21-Feb-2013
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