Property Guide
New motel planned
Christine McGinn
A NEW double-storey 22-unit motel has been proposed in Golden Square. The $1.5 million development would comfortably sleep three people to a room with bathroom amenities in each unit. The units will run in a L-shape at the back of the 376 to 378 High Street property behind the two existing d..
29-Mar-2014
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All Saints' passed in
Christine McGinn
Bendigo’s All Saints’ Anglican Church was passed in at over $1.5 million today. Tweed Sutherland First National Real Estate director Craig Tweed said there were two interested parties, respectively, a local and Melbourne bidder. The historic church sits on a 4154 square met..
28-Mar-2014
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Bendigo embraces cultures
Bendigo Weekly
Locals have embraced diversity and multiculturalism in a week-long celebration of all people. More than 2000 people celebrated multiculturalism across the nine-event Festival of Cultures last week. Festival director Noemi Cummings said the event enabled a brighter future for Bendigo. &l..
26-Mar-2014
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La Trobe staff on strike
Christine McGinn
La Trobe University staff are striking against job cuts and the new enterprise agreement today. The National Tertiary Education Union staff members, at all campuses, have started a 36-hour strike today and will meet to discuss the bargaining process. NTEU La Trobe University branch president ..
26-Mar-2014
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Plan to halve our rubbish
Bendigo Weekly
Greater Bendigo council will ban food and garden waste from our household rubbish bins. Council embarked on an ambitious plan to halve the amount of rubbish each household creates a year. Council's Waste and Resources Management Strategy 2014-2019 was approved at Wednesday night's meetin..
25-Mar-2014
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GOLF COURSE IN COUNCIL'S SIGHTS
Bendigo Weekly
UPDATE: Greater Bendigo council has identified the current Quarry Hill Golf Course as a potential site for a residential subdivision. Council's new Residential Strategy, to be unveiled at Wednesday night's council meeting, has identified the land as an "investigation site" for future de..
24-Mar-2014
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Current Issue

Girton Grammar students hit the mark
TWO Girton Grammar School students have been selected in the Australian Women’s Volleyball Development Squad to tour Thailand later this month. Laura Roberts (Year 12) and Year 11’s Lauren McKenzie will compete in the Thailand Junior National Volleyball Championships in Bangkok from l..
15-Apr-2011
11.19
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First win for Thunder
Women’s football team Bendigo Thunder recorded its first win in its first season within the VWFL North West Conference on the weekend. Taking on the Melton Centrals, the Thunder came out convincingly, leading the Centrals 4.1. 25 to 1.0.6 at the first change. The pattern continued through..
15-Apr-2011
11.18
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Pontoon adds new depth to boating on Lake Weeroona
STATE Minister for Regional Cities Denis Napthine last week helped open the newly completed launching deck at Lake Weeroona. Dr Napthine said the State Government provided $70,000 in funding, which was matched by the City of Greater Bendigo, to build the new facility. “The Baillieu Gove..
15-Apr-2011
11.15
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Riding in Oppy’s shadow
A small item in a weekly cycling bulletin a few months ago, caught the attention of a very keen regular cyclist open to expanding his experience of road cycling and endurance events. Alan Walker, an experienced Audax rider who has been in some of the great Audax events across the globe, had put f..
15-Apr-2011
11.11
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Riding in Oppy’s shadow
A small item in a weekly cycling bulletin a few months ago, caught the attention of a very keen regular cyclist open to expanding his experience of road cycling and endurance events. Alan Walker, an experienced Audax rider who has been in some of the great Audax events across the globe, had put f..
15-Apr-2011
11.11
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SPORTS SHORTS
MINERS FIGHT The Fighting Miners rugby union juniors continued to show improvement as they went down 22 to 47 to Box Hill in a practice match at Shadforth Park on Saturday. After a slow start which saw the Miners trailing 5-22 at the end of the first quarter, the young Miners lifted their intens..
15-Apr-2011
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