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Macedon Ranges expands kerbside recycling pilot

Macedon Ranges residents are being encouraged to join an expanded council-wide kerbside soft plastics recycling pilot, after an encouraging trial in Romsey. From Monday July...

Bulla landfill operator charged by EPA

A Bulla landfill operator has been ordered to contribute funding to a local community project and pay court costs on charges from the Environment...

Multi-deck car park opens early

The long-awaited Sunbury multi-deck car park was opened ahead of schedule, creating hundreds of new parking spaces in the suburb. Built in the Sunbury Station...

Warrant completed in search of missing Craigieburn man

A 34-year-old Wildwood man has been arrested by police as a part of their investigation into the suspicious disappearance of Adrian Romeo. During a search...

Nominate a stellar youth

Nominations for the Macedon Ranges 2024 Youth Awards are closing soon, with the council reminding residents that it is not too late to make...

Get your head in the game

Copperfield College is booking out the Bowery Theatre for an unforgettable rendition of classic production High School Musical. For two nights on Thursday, August 8,...

How plants recover after fire

On February 13 this year, a bushfire raged through the beautiful Grampians area of Victoria where my family and I are fortunate enough to...

Paramedics demand patient respect

Ambulance Victoria (AV) is urging Victorians to treat paramedics and call takers with respect following a spike in violent and abusive behaviour towards them. More...

Heritage number plates return

After a year-long hiatus, VicRoads has announced that six-digit heritage plates will be returning for a limited release on July 30. It’s the first...

Survey shows Aussies want to exercise but can’t get enough

New research by sports retailer rebel sport has revealed that 16 per cent of Australians are exercising just once a week, and in some...

E-scooters set to stay

E-scooters are set to stay in Victoria, but with tougher penalties for misuse, and mandated new technology to improve safety. Following a successful two-year trial...

More grand final tickets for members

Footy fans will have a better chance of seeing their team play in a grand final after the AFL announced an extra 1000 tickets...

Battery-powered hydraulics bolster VICSES volunteers’ rescue capability

By the end of the month, 47 Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) - Road Crash Rescue (RCR)-accredited units will have received state-of-the-art battery-powered hydraulic...

Nominate a Local Hero to win Australia’s Sports Dad of the Year

Australians, including those in Sunbury and Macedon Ranges, are being called upon to nominate local dads in the community for the 2024 Philips Community...

Free dental for more kids

The Smile Squad program has now delivered free dental care to more than 100,000 students – helping thousands of parents save time and money...

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Macedon Ranges expands kerbside recycling pilot

Macedon Ranges residents are being encouraged to join an expanded council-wide kerbside soft plastics recycling pilot, after an encouraging trial in Romsey. From Monday July...