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Marking 100 years of war - video
Steve Kendall
Bendigo stepped back in time today when the city marked the centenary of the start of World War I It was the first of a series of ANZAC commemorative events planned over the next four years. Edwardian-dressed actors joined Greater Bendigo Councillors at the Bendigo Town Hall to re-enact..
06-Aug-2014
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BENDIGO A HOT TOPIC
Bendigo Weekly
The Jack Lyons uproar dominated Victorian Parliament yesterday. Deputy Opposition Leader James Merlino this morning attacked government Members of Parliament for their public comments, in light of Mr Lyons' facebook posts. He said he expected the MPs, including Premier Denis Napthine, to..
06-Aug-2014
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La Trobe and TAFE join forces
Bendigo Weekly
La Trobe University and Bendigo TAFE have joined forces to smoothly transition students’ from TAFE to university. The education partners signed a new agreement to give students who completed diplomas a university place. Students will be given support to help them transition into univers..
05-Aug-2014
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Bushfire memorial reopened
Bendigo Weekly
Stage two works on the Bendigo Bushfire Memorial site in Albert Richardson Reserve Redevelopment are complete. The Victorian Bushfire Appeal Fund gave $420,000 towards the redevelopment after Bendigo was hit in the 2009 Black Saturday fires. Two separate fires ripped through Bendigo, taking ..
05-Aug-2014
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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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The Bride Stripped Back
Groovin The Moo has quickly become an annual pilgrimage for thousands of music fans across the region. This year it also provided a platform for a talented Bendigo teen to express herself to just as many. That young local performer is 17-year-old Lauren Jennings, celloist for The Bride Strip..
05-May-2011
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Oh Pacific
It was the biggest day of Oh Pacific’s less than brief career. The Bendigo pop rockers opened proceedings at Groovin The Moo on Saturday morning, their first dipping of the toe in the great big sea of festival life. But the potential turning point in their career was approached..
05-May-2011
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Seven Days
Saturday, April 30 Kangaroo Flat Market 8am to 2pm Kangaroo Flat Uniting Church, High Street, Market will be held indoors if raining. Details: 5443 1809. Sunday, May 1 Bendigo Chorale sings Music for Pleasure A programme of music to soothe, satisfy and excite, from the Middle Ages t..
02-May-2011
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A fair go for the humble book
Digital publishing is threatening book sales and downloading your favorite tome onto iPads and Kindles – the latest “portable book reader” – is apparently ‘de rigeur’. Poppycock! The book is alive and well, proven without a doubt by the phenomenal success of the..
29-Apr-2011
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THE JEZABELS
Arguably the band’s biggest, and undeniably, most emotive hit , Hurt Me, which first announced the Sydneysiders to the nation’s ears early last year, was never one of her favourites. Which is interesting, as her thumbprints are all over the haunting keys that open the epic tune from t..
29-Apr-2011
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THE RETURN OF GOTYE
Anthony Radford
How do you follow a masterpiece? Australian music extraordinare Wally De Backer has been trying to answer that question for nearly three years. His first and final response will be unveiled soon. Right now, he’s applying the final touches to the follow up to 2008’s Like Drawing..
29-Apr-2011
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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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Spirit the bookmakers' favourites
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Spirit have moved into outright premiership favouritism, according to some of Australia's biggest bookmakers. TAB Sportsbet has the Spirit as $2.30 favourites, ahead of Dandenong – who had maintained premiership favouritism all season up until this week – at $2.50, while..
19-Feb-2013
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Brits rule supreme at the summer series
Bendigo Weekly
For the third and final week, a British invasion ruled supreme in the Cafe Roubaix Summer Series, with riders from the Rapha Condor pro team dominating the Symes Motors Skoda A-Grade race. A field of 16 lined up at the start for the event, raced in ideal conditions on Sunday morning around the May..
15-Feb-2013
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