Food plan for the needy

EARLY in his rehabilitation, former chef Bryce Kelly took a texta and drew a picture of a caravan marking his ambitions for post-recovery life. The caravan, restored, refitted and ready to go pending local government permits, is destined to be a food van, open to...

Best seats for Star

THEY made a point of difference for a night at the movies, but after 19 years Star Cinema has replaced its iconic red couches. Business manager Martyn Myles said the much-loved couches and armchairs had served them well, but their replacement was overdue and necessary...

Help for volunteers

A workshop aimed at volunteers who work with people from a variety of cultural backgrounds is being held next Thursday at the Bendigo library. The workshop will be led by Robyn Spandonide from Loddon Campaspe Multicultural Services, who will discuss the need to...

Hats on for a tea party

AS part of Seniors Week Uniting Age Well ran a celebration of ageing well. The group held events across all of their Victorian residences, and Strath-Haven Community in Condon Street hosted a Mad Hatters Tea Party. Residents and staff have been working hard over the...

Support for Dragons Abreast

Barbara Brindle, a breast cancer survivor of six years, has been a member of Dragons Abreast Bendigo for the past three years. Along with breast cancer survivors and supporters she has found the experience of meeting weekly and training in their dragon boat on Lake...

Toy party for 30-year milestone

Bendigo Community Toy Library is celebrating its 30th birthday this weekend. They are having a children’s party at their Spring Gully site from 9.30am – noon on Saturday. The party is free for all its members and the general public with pre-school aged children....

Day of Fun Loong

It’s almost time for the 2018 FunLoong Fun Day which takes place next Saturday. City of Greater Bendigo council’s Vicky Mason said Funloong Day is a not to be missed free event for families at Hargreaves Mall and Williamson Street “It’s a highlight of the council’s...

Make the connection

The very sight of a dog sitting in a classroom can add a sense of security and warmth to children. “It is something about the dog which reminds the children of a family environment, a child will connect to a dog and the relationship provides huge emotional benefits,”...

Take your partners, please

The Spring Gull Hall is celebrating 60 years of dancing by holding a Gala and Sash Ball on Saturday and an afternoon tea at the hall on Sunday. And there will be several couples who will be particularly keen to celebrate the dance’s anniversary. These are the couples...



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