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Whipstick gets talking
Bendigo Weekly
Future planning will be hot on the lips of Whipstick Ward councillors this Monday. Locals are invited to attend a Whipstick ward meeting at the Epsom Huntly Sports Complex at 7pm and have their say. “Council is looking for feedback on its draft Residential Strategy which promotes infill..
11-Apr-2014
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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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Vics urged to celebrate Cadel Evans' win
Anthony Radford
PREMIER Ted Baillieu is encouraging Victorians to celebrate the historic victory of 2011 Tour de France winner Cadel Evans during a public event at lunchtime on Friday, August 12. “Cadel Evans is the first Australian ever to win this punishing race, and the Coalition Government h..
03-Aug-2011
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Best mates celebrate MX success
Anthony Radford
TWO Bendigo school mates are celebrating after finishing first and second in the Victorian State MX championships. Liam Andrews and Brodie James competed in the fourth and final round of the competiion, with Liam crowned the 2011 Victorian 50CC MX Victorian Champion in a dominant display of..
01-Aug-2011
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Training a big draw for fans of cycling
Anthony Radford
So many youngsters are taking up the opportunity for free training at Bendigo Cycling Club’s J-Cycle, there was a problem last year with lack of bikes. “We’ve had to buy more we have had such an influx of kids,” J-Cycle coach Noel Sens said. “And now, with a major w..
29-Jul-2011
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Novak set to play 250th SEABL game
Anthony Radford
Symes Motors Bendigo Braves veteran Chris Novak is set to play his 250th SEABL game when the Braves take on one of his former teams and East Conference rival Knox on Sunday. Novak, 30, has been one of SEABL‘s finest players in his 10 years in the league. He began his career with Mt Gambier i..
28-Jul-2011
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Miners push win streak to seven
Anthony Radford
BENDIGO’S rugby union team the Fighting Miners stretched their winning sequence to seven against the Deniliquin Drovers with a hard fought 32-17 win at Shadforth Park on Saturday. After the Miners established a 15-0 lead, the Drovers fought back to a three-point deficit with tries late in th..
22-Jul-2011
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Chasing the pot
Anthony Radford
The Goldfields Open has been great for the city, but next year’s event will be twice as good. That’s the belief of City of Greater Bendigo major events manager John Rossi, with Bendigo set to host the event for the next two years. Mr Rossi said $100,000 had been pumped into the local..
22-Jul-2011
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