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Time to wipe out the nappy dump
Bendigo Weekly
Greater Bendigo council has a wee problem with its rubbish. Locals are producing too much, and it needs them to stop. One of its big problems is too many nappies are being, well, dumped. Council is spitting the dummy over the amount of disposable nappies in the city’s bins. Nap..
29-Mar-2014
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Food waste a bin no-no
Anthony Radford
GREATER Bendigo council wants to eliminate food and garden waste from our household rubbish bins. Council is set to embark on an ambitious plan to halve the amount of rubbish each household creates. Council’s Waste and Resources Management Strategy 2014-2019 was approved at this we..
29-Mar-2014
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New motel planned
Christine McGinn
A NEW double-storey 22-unit motel has been proposed in Golden Square. The $1.5 million development would comfortably sleep three people to a room with bathroom amenities in each unit. The units will run in a L-shape at the back of the 376 to 378 High Street property behind the two existing d..
29-Mar-2014
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All Saints' passed in
Christine McGinn
Bendigo’s All Saints’ Anglican Church was passed in at over $1.5 million today. Tweed Sutherland First National Real Estate director Craig Tweed said there were two interested parties, respectively, a local and Melbourne bidder. The historic church sits on a 4154 square met..
28-Mar-2014
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Bendigo embraces cultures
Bendigo Weekly
Locals have embraced diversity and multiculturalism in a week-long celebration of all people. More than 2000 people celebrated multiculturalism across the nine-event Festival of Cultures last week. Festival director Noemi Cummings said the event enabled a brighter future for Bendigo. &l..
26-Mar-2014
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La Trobe staff on strike
Christine McGinn
La Trobe University staff are striking against job cuts and the new enterprise agreement today. The National Tertiary Education Union staff members, at all campuses, have started a 36-hour strike today and will meet to discuss the bargaining process. NTEU La Trobe University branch president ..
26-Mar-2014
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Rating our stars
Terry Wallace is full of praise for our up and coming locals By BEN CAMERON Two-time AFL coach turned commentator Terry Wallace has backed two former Bendigo footballers to have breakout AFL seasons this year. The man known within football circles as Plough, said former Bendigo Pioneer ..
24-Mar-2011
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Girls on a roll
Bendigo’s latest representative team is the Chicko Rollers from the Dragon City Derby Dolls League and already they are making their mark on the competitive circuit. Roller Derby began in Chicago in 1935 and the first Roller derby bout was an endurance race, but the game was changed to..
24-Mar-2011
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Decker’s final salute
WHEN is the right age to retire from a sport you love and have spent the past 30 years of your life working courageously at? At the age of 38, Tim Decker has reached the turning point from being a competitive cyclist, after an amazing career for a rider whose heart was often bigger than his abili..
24-Mar-2011
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Ashby chases more glory in New Zealand
The sailing career of Bendigo yachtsman Glenn Ashby continues to blossom. The high profile sportsman has ventured through the classes of club champion to state, national and world champion and ventured to the Olympics. But the challenges of greater success are firmly on the horizon. ..
23-Mar-2011
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Sport legends unite for John Forbes tribute
AMONG the many high-profile sporting celebrities at the John Forbes Tribute luncheon at the Kangaroo Flat Sports Club yesterday was Olympic great Herb Elliott. A gold medal winner in the 1500 metres at the 1960 Olympics in Rome, Elliott flew in from Coffs Harbour where he now lives but still k..
15-Feb-2011
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Have you got the right gear?
THE electronic age has such a strong hold on the control of anything mechanical. A microchip can operate almost anything that opens and shuts or need meticulous timing. It stands to reason that it was not going to be long before the two largest cycling group-set makers – Shimano and Ca..
14-Feb-2011
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