Local News

Speedy Driver Loses Licence and Fined

A Ballarat magistrate has blasted a 26-year-old woman after she was clocked driving 100km/h over the speed limit. Haddon woman Felicity Shafton overtook an unmarked police car on the Ballarat-Carngham Road at Bunkers Hill on the...

Wedderburn man dies in tractor accident

A 65-year-old man from Wedderburn was run over by his own tractor today at a property in Romsey. The man was attempting to connect a trailer to a steam-powered traction engine when it ran over him. Nobody...

Member For Ripon Concern Over Unemployment Rate

  The Member for Ripon has slammed the Andrews Government over the unemployment rate in North West Victoria. Louise Staley says this month’s ABS regional jobs figures across the region shows a rise in the unemployment rate. ...

Concern About Driver Behaviour At Bendigo Intersection

  Ironbark residents and workers say they are concerned about driver behaviour at the intersection of Eaglehawk and Marong Roads following a serious crash.  Business owners and locals have both reported seeing drivers speeding through the intersection...

Draft Plan For Spring Gully Mountain Bike Trail Network

  The City of Greater Bendigo, Parks Victoria and Bendigo Mountain Bike Club have partnered together to develop a draft master plan for the Spring Gully Mountain Bike Trail Network and are now calling for feedback...

Buy A Footy Pin And Support Homelessness

AFL premiership cup pins will be sold at Saturday's Bendigo Football-Netball League grand final at the Queen Elizabeth Oval helping young homeless people.Proceeds from pin sales will support youth homelessness organisation Ladder. They provide programs...

Serious Accident In Ironbark

UPDATE: Police have released a statement to GOLD Central Victoria - Police attended a single vehicle crash on Eaglehawk Road, Ironbark this morning. It is believed a car swerved across the road before striking a power...

Heathcote Man Denied Bail - Alleged Threats to Kill

  A Heathcote man has been denied bail after being subjected to seven intervention orders from his neighbours after making threats to kill them. Kevin Frisch appeared in the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court this week to face charges...