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LYONS APOLOGETIC
Bendigo Weekly
UPDATE Former Bendigo West Liberal candidate Jack Lyons has made a formal apology this evening for his racist and sexist comments on his personal facebook account. "I apologise unreservedly for the comments on my facebook page, which were offensive and highly inappropriate," he said. ..
04-Aug-2014
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Mental health loses support
Bendigo Weekly
Mental health care provider Mind Australia said the State Government has cut funding from local support programs. After one week on the job, Mind Australia said locals may be placed on waiting lists due to a thinner spread of support funding resources. Deputy chief executive Margaret Grigg sa..
04-Aug-2014
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Bendigo's $5m road pour
Bendigo Weekly
The State Government will pour $5.03 million into road maintenance works across Greater Bendigo. Long Gully-White Hills Road will be given a $1.4 million upgrade for 1.15 kilometre stretch of road between from Gibson Street to Prouses Road and Loddon Valley Highway to Gundry Street. McIvor Hi..
04-Aug-2014
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CRANING FOR A VIEW
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Health has released two stunning videos from the very top of the city. The vidoes have been taken from one of the four cranes being used to build the city's $630 million new hospital. They show never-before-seen views of Bendigo and go inside the cabin to get a birds-eye view of ..
02-Aug-2014
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GAME OF MOANS
Christine McGinn
ONE is all about power games, intrigue, wars and battles; the other one is a television series. Greater Bendigo council has deteriorated into a drama rivalling HBO’s Game of Thrones. It all came to a head on Wednesday night, when three councillors – Peter Cox, Elise Chapman a..
02-Aug-2014
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PROBLEM PARKING
Anthony Radford
ENVIRONMENT Minister Ryan Smith has refused to take a position on whether or not more car parking should creep into Rosalind Park. Work has begin on building 69 new spaces on land at the Tom Flood Sports Centre, as part of the planning permit for the Ulumbarra Theatre. When asked if that..
02-Aug-2014
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12 year old Raw Arts Award winner James Earl
A talented pre-teen has taken out Bendigo’s most prestigious prizes for young artists. 12-year-old James Earl won an award in the performing arts section of the Bendigo Raw Arts Awards, for his recording of one of his piano compositions, Five on a Treasure Island. And the youngster was st..
21-Apr-2011
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WHAT'S ON WEEK ENDING APRIL 29
Thursday, April 21 Special Old time new vogue dance Maldon Community Centre Francis Street Maldon. 8pm until midnight. Admission is $8, Live band, good supper. For further information contact Ross on 5475 2582. Friday, April 22 Country Roundup Good Friday appeal at Allies Hotel, Myers..
21-Apr-2011
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datarock
As their name suggests, Norweigan electro rock outfit Datarock are an eclectic bunch, with apparently more influences than actual songs. "We take our inspiration from all sorts of places," Fredrik Saroea said from his hometown of Bergen, Norway. "We don’t take a scientist app..
21-Apr-2011
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Spoilt
Being spoilt for choice is generally not something that people from regional areas can come to expect, especially not when it comes to live music offerings. However, this month is absolutely jam-packed with sensational gigs and it is making it incredibly difficult to decide which bands to go and..
21-Apr-2011
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Raw talent
Judging from the packed house and level of energy at Dudley House last Friday night, this year’s Raw Arts Awards were a hit. As I walked in little men were running around in suits all dressed up for the occasion; photographers snapped away furiously, posing young artists in front of their wo..
21-Apr-2011
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Raw Arts Awards 2011
Scholarships to encourage young people in the arts have been announced by the City of Greater Bendigo. The Raw Arts Awards, which began in 1997, provide scholarships for under-25s to help them continue their education and training in the arts. Cash awards of $1000 and $250 in four categories we..
15-Apr-2011
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Spirit aiming for a top berth
Joel Peterson
The Bendigo Spirit could be excused from suffering a case of deja vu this Friday night when they take on Logan Thunder for the second time in six days at the Bendigo Stadium. After losing only their second game of the season to Townsville last Friday night – extending their losing stre..
21-Dec-2012
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Scoreboard in sight
Bendigo Weekly
By JOEL PETERSON Golden Square’s MyJet Oval has undergone a much-needed major upgrade with a new full colour LED scoreboard being installed at the Wade Street ground this week. A Bendigo Weekly report in August revealed that the $45,000 scoreboard was to be installed this year, and was pu..
21-Dec-2012
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Jelbart joins the elite
Joel Peterson
Bendigo cyclist Imogen Jelbart may only be 18, but she has a bright future ahead of her, as her past few weeks’ results on the track have shown. Racing in the Victorian Track Championships at the Darebin Indoor Sports Centre in Melbourne recently, Jelbart took gold in the Elite Women&r..
21-Dec-2012
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Cricket on the move
Joel Peterson
There may be no Bendigo District Cricket Association side based at the Queen Elizabeth Oval from as early as next season, with the possible move of the Bendigo Cricket Club to Atkins Street Reserve. The Goers have played their home games at the North Bendigo ground this season, and are enqu..
21-Dec-2012
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R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Joel Peterson
They have won all but one game this season, they are a game and a half clear atop the WNBL ladder and they have defeated last year’s premiers three times, yet the Bendigo Spirit still have their doubters. They are a side without the star power of some teams in the league, without the..
14-Dec-2012
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Bats dominate in the heat
Bendigo Weekly
By JOEL PETERSON The first day of play in round six of Emu Valley Cricket Association play was one for the batsmen, with both Emu Creek and reigning premiers Mandurang posting big scores. This season’s surprise packet, Emu Creek, continued their fantastic form against Maiden Gully smashing..
14-Dec-2012
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