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Police investigating accident in Eaglehawk

Police are investigating the collision between a car and pedestrian in Eaglehawk last week. The person was struck by the vehicle on high street in the morning of June 9th. Anyone who witnessed the crash is encouraged...

One new COVID-19 case for Greater Bendigo

Greater Bendigo has recorded one new case of COVID-19, bringing our active total to four. Mitchell Shire has risen to twelves with one case now in the Macedon Ranges. They're among 1one hundred and seventy seven new...

Theatre productions postponed due to virus

Two more theatre productions have been postponed in Bendigo.   Despite holding out hope for a return to the stage the Bendigo Theatre Company says both Cats and Beyond Reasonable Doubt will be put on ice for...

Bookings cancelled due to second lockdown

Accommodation providers across Central Victoria have seen large numbers of bookings cancelled since metro Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire went back into lockdown last Wednesday. Winter bookings had been on the up because of people's inability...

Tessa Lavey named in Opals squad

Bendigo Spirit's Tessa Lavey has been named in the Opals 2020 squad. Tessa's dream of a second Olympics are now right on track after the announcement from Basketball Australia yesterday. The delayed Tokyo Olympics are set for...

Project funded by Central Goldfields Shire

Another priority project has been funded in the Central Goldfields Shire. $250,000 will be spent on the Maryborough Skate and Scooter Park. The cash boost comes after 1000 young people signed a petition telling council what they...

Face masks compulsory in hospital

Face masks will now be a requirement for all those attending hospitals in Bendigo.   Both Bendigo Health and St John of God say visitors and people attending outpatient appointments will need to mask up to protect...

Supermarket worker tests positive to COVID-19

A supermarket worker at Woodend has tested positive to Covid-19.   Coles says the team member is now self isolating, with the supermarket giant now working with the department of health to finalise contact tracing. A deep clean...

Safety upgrade for local roads

Some local streets across Bendigo are set for a safety upgrade. Council's been given more than $4million to carry out works in California Gully, Hargreaves Street in Golden Square and Avery's Road at Eaglehawk. The member for...

Police investigating accident in Bendigo

A car has run off the road and smashed into the verandah of a home in Bendigo yesterday morning. No one was in the Rowan Street residence when the accident happened just after 10am. Ambulance Victoria say...