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Kids say thanks

A group of kids in the Macedon Ranges have come together to raise funds for the State Emergency Service's (SES) Gisborne unit. Children from...

Bridging the knowledge gap

Macedon Ranges Further Education Centre (MRFEC) is now accepting enrolments for their next semester. Based in Gisborne, MRFEC provides courses tailored to assist adult...

Upgrade to light up Lancefield Park

Sports teams will be able to play and train at Lancefield Park at night, with the state government committing $209,000 to upgrade the reserve's...

Stay on top of your waste

A new app has launched in the Macedon Ranges to help users stay on top of their waste. The MRSC waste app has been...

Stay on top of your waste

A new app has launched in the Macedon Ranges to help users stay on top of their waste. The MRSC waste app has been...

Grant to help gardens flourish

Macedon Ranges council has received an $180,000 grant to improve its botanical gardens. The funding will be shared between the Gisborne and Malmsbury Botanic...

Bowel cancer screening on the rise

More Macedon Ranges residents are participating in bowel cancer screenings than ever before, according to latest data. The figures released by the Australian Institute of...

My Place: Josephine Falzarano

Josephine Falzarano is the newly elected president of the Rotary Club of Woodend. She spoke with Oliver Lees What is your connection to Sunbury...

Let the show go on: letter

A coalition of voices has called on Victoria's chief health officer to give greater consideration to the entertainment, arts and hospitality sectors as they...

Roads ‘unsuitable’ for soil trucks

Increased congestion from the West Gate Tunnel soil relocation project will cause “mayhem” on Sunbury’s roads, according to Hume councillors. Sunbury’s toxic soil saga...

End date set for virtual council meetings

Hume councillors will not be allowed to attend meetings virtually after April, 2022. At a meeting last week, a majority of councillors voted to...

Lockdowns help drive down thefts

Theft is down across the board in Hume, according to new Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) data. According to the CSA, the number of thefts recorded...

Council joins plastics challenge

Macedon Ranges council has pledged to waste less this month by taking up the Plastic Free July Challenge. Now in its 10th year,...

Search for festival volunteers

The Sunbury StreetLife Festival committee is on the lookout for more volunteers to help showcase the best of local business. Last week the volunteer group...

Awards acknowledge youths

Nominations are now open for the Macedon Ranges council’s 2021 Youth Awards. Individuals or groups of young people between the ages of 12 and...

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Pharmacies ready to vaccinate

Pharmacies across Sunbury are ready and waiting for federal government approval to administer COVID-19 vaccinations, as new research indicates stocking pharmacies is the key...

Lockdown extended