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Fire restrictions end
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo’s Fire Danger Period restrictions will come to an end this Monday, after a hot summer. The restrictions will cease in Greater Bendigo, Mitchell Shire, Mt Alexander Shire and the Macedon Ranges Shire from 1am on April 14. CFA District two operations manager Steven Smith urge loca..
11-Apr-2014
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TAFE's merger plans revealed
Anthony Radford
Bendigo TAFE is poised to merge with Melbourne’s Kangan Institute. Bendigo TAFE acting chief executive officer Peter Coyne confirmed to the Bendigo Weekly he has been in negotiations with the northern suburbs TAFE college. Industry sources have told the Weekly the merger is close to ..
11-Apr-2014
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Rain keeps coming
Bendigo Weekly
The Bureau of Meteorology has issued another Severe Weather warning for Bendigo. Bendigo has had 66.8mm since 5.30pm Tuesday, with 45.4mm in the 24 hours to 9am today, with more to come. Yesterday was our wettest April day in at least 23 years. The wettest April since records began ..
09-Apr-2014
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Police call for witnesses
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Crime Investigation Unit are calling for witnesses to an aggravated burglary in Flora Hill earlier this year. Two men, one armed with a firearm, entered the Dreschler Street apartment block and made demands to the one male occupant. The men left with items from the residence. ..
09-Apr-2014
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Pool breaks visitor records
Christine McGinn
More than 12,000 people visited the Golden Square Community Pool this year, the highest on record. The GSCP end of season report found the attendance was up more than 600 per cent on the past year. “A very successful season by all measures. The pool was attended by a wide cross section ..
09-Apr-2014
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Theatre breakthrough
Bendigo Weekly
The Bendigo Community Theatre has had a break through, marking its next step in the redevelopment. Workers have broken through the Marong Wing facade, to keep the $25.8 million project on track. Member for Northern Victoria Amanda Millar said the facade will form the main entrance to the new ..
09-Apr-2014
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Making a splash
By BEN CAMERON There must be something in the water at the Waller household, as three swimming siblings dominated the Junior Country Swimming Championships in Melbourne on Sunday. Representing the Bendigo East Swimming Club, Sophie took home three gold, brother Jacob two (including a nati..
15-Apr-2011
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Girton Grammar students hit the mark
TWO Girton Grammar School students have been selected in the Australian Women’s Volleyball Development Squad to tour Thailand later this month. Laura Roberts (Year 12) and Year 11’s Lauren McKenzie will compete in the Thailand Junior National Volleyball Championships in Bangkok from l..
15-Apr-2011
11.19
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First win for Thunder
Women’s football team Bendigo Thunder recorded its first win in its first season within the VWFL North West Conference on the weekend. Taking on the Melton Centrals, the Thunder came out convincingly, leading the Centrals 4.1. 25 to 1.0.6 at the first change. The pattern continued through..
15-Apr-2011
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Pontoon adds new depth to boating on Lake Weeroona
STATE Minister for Regional Cities Denis Napthine last week helped open the newly completed launching deck at Lake Weeroona. Dr Napthine said the State Government provided $70,000 in funding, which was matched by the City of Greater Bendigo, to build the new facility. “The Baillieu Gove..
15-Apr-2011
11.15
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Riding in Oppy’s shadow
A small item in a weekly cycling bulletin a few months ago, caught the attention of a very keen regular cyclist open to expanding his experience of road cycling and endurance events. Alan Walker, an experienced Audax rider who has been in some of the great Audax events across the globe, had put f..
15-Apr-2011
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Riding in Oppy’s shadow
A small item in a weekly cycling bulletin a few months ago, caught the attention of a very keen regular cyclist open to expanding his experience of road cycling and endurance events. Alan Walker, an experienced Audax rider who has been in some of the great Audax events across the globe, had put f..
15-Apr-2011
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