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Medicare reduces hours
Bendigo Weekly
Medicare services at Bendigo’s one-stop shop will stop on Saturday mornings as of May 10. The extra-hours will be cut due to a decrease in demand for weekend services. Department of Human Services general manager Hank Jongen said Bendigo was one of the last remaining Medicare sites stil..
16-Apr-2014
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Wrongdoers in focus
Bendigo Weekly
Police are trialling an Australian first long-range camera to detect irresponsible drivers this Easter weekend. The Ranger is a long-lens, portable camera able to detect distracted motorists up to 700 metres away. Police will be able to catch and fine drivers not wearing seat-belts, using mob..
16-Apr-2014
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Singing from the same song sheet
Anthony Radford
ANALYSIS We at the Bendigo Weekly are pretty sure copying and plagiarism are frowned upon at Bendigo TAFE. It was with more than a hint of irony, perhaps with a large gasp of frustration, we read the responses of our local Labor MPs (http://www.bendigoweekly.com.au/news/allan-fights-taf..
15-Apr-2014
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CBD to extend to Bridge St
Bendigo Weekly
Bridge St will become two lane and will include apartment buildings up to five-storeys high under a plan to go before Greater Bendigo council on Wednesday night. Council will consider the Draft Hospital Precinct Structure Plan for public comment. The plan calls for the extension of the C..
14-Apr-2014
Streets to narrow
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Lake Eppalock 50 years on
Bendigo Weekly
Historical milestones are common at Lake Eppalock. There have been water delivery upgrades, significant embankment renovations and more. And, on April 17 this year the water storage will reach another milestone – its 50th birthday. What are your memories of Lake Eppalock? Comme..
14-Apr-2014
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Bendigo is going up
Christine McGinn
Greater Bendigo council will consider a number of large planning and development proposals at this week’s council meeting. Councillors will be recommended to approve a 22-room motel in Kangaroo Flat. The High Street subdivision features a two-storey building home to 14 one-bedroom apart..
14-Apr-2014
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New strip a real winner
THE Bendigo Victory Football Club is celebrating a grant from the McKern Steel Foundation that will have players ripping up the field in a quality strip. Bendigo Victory is a football club previously run by St Luke’s Anglicare, for disadvantaged locals. A small band of volunteers have take..
21-Apr-2011
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Greyhound track in the running for upgrade
RACING Minister Denis Napthine has unveiled details of a $4million upgrade to the Bendigo greyhound track and grandstand. The announcement came less than one week from the Bendigo Gold Rush Carnival, regional Australia’s richest greyhound racing event. Mr Napthine said the redevelopment of..
21-Apr-2011
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Cycling to war
The passion for cycling became useful when it was found that recruiting men used to riding long distances over rough terrain added skill to the armed forces. This week, with the help of William Clarke, a keen cyclist and war historian, we bring you an extract from a lecture given by given by Capt. ..
21-Apr-2011
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SPORTS SHORTS
EASTER CAR RALLY THE Bendigo Car Club will hold its Sales Yard Dash at the Huntly Livestock Exchange again this Easter Saturday. Competitors from across the state will undertake a series of motorkhana tests to challenge both driver and vehicle. Drivers are able to compete from 12 years old, b..
21-Apr-2011
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Lobster for tee
A Bendigo-born scientist has made good use of discarded lobster shells to make a biodegradable golf ball A scientist born and raised in Bendigo has made life easier for marine life, and cruise ship golfers. David Neivandt currently researches at the University of Maine. He went to Bendigo Hi..
21-Apr-2011
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Dempster wins another cycling classic
BENDIGO cyclist Zak Dempster has continued his outstanding racing form with victory in the prestigious Tesco Rutland-Melton Cicle Classic. Rapha Condor’s Dempster won ahead of Belgium’s Erwin De Kerf (Hand in Hand Espoirs) and Poland’s Marcin Bialoblocki (Motorpoint) at the..
19-Apr-2011
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