Property Guide
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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Plan to halve our rubbish
Bendigo Weekly
Greater Bendigo council will ban food and garden waste from our household rubbish bins. Council embarked on an ambitious plan to halve the amount of rubbish each household creates a year. Council's Waste and Resources Management Strategy 2014-2019 was approved at Wednesday night's meetin..
25-Mar-2014
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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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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
2.08
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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
11.18
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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
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