Local News

Madison committee move women's race

The Bendigo International Madison committee has moved the women's race. The cycle classic will now be held on the Sunday night in front of bigger crowds at the Tom Flood Sports centre. Both the men's and women's...

Work continues on Mosque development

Work on a community centre and carpark are continuing at Bendigo's first Mosque development. The Islamic Community centre in East Bendigo will also include a prayer hall, cafe, library and classrooms.Stage one should be complete in...

More sitting days for Bendigo court services

More work for the justice system in Bendigo this year with sitting days set to dramatically increase. 79 Supreme Court days are planned compared to just 23 last year. A County Court spokesperson said the increase in...

Support from locals over health services

Around 70 people this week attended a meeting at the Castlemaine Town Hall to lend their support to boosting the towns health services. This comes after local doctors wrote to the state health minister following cut...

Campaign launched in Bendigo

Crime Stoppers has teamed up with police and the CFA to launch an arson awareness campaign in Bendigo. Organisers say you don't have to deliberately light a match to be an arsonist and many fires are...

Golden Square pool set for milestone

Golden Square pool is set to make a splash with a major milestone about to occur, it's 100,000th swimmer. More than 18,700 people used the pool last year, with 100 new members and 40 volunteers joining...

Services reduced due to funding cuts

Recent funding cuts at Castlemaine District Community health have seen four health services reduced in the town and doctors are taking up the fight. They've written an open letter to the state government to restore funding. Friends...

Health and well-being launched in Kangaroo Flat

A new program designed to get inactive people aged 65 and older more active has kicked off in Kangaroo Flat. 'Get moving' is an initiative of the City of Greater Bendigo and Loddon Mallee Move It...