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Residents asked about Romsey’s future

Macedon Ranges Shire Council will develop a township structure plan as part of planning for the future of Romsey.The council asked residents last year ‘what should Romsey look...

Community angry as council cancelled

by Evelyn LeckieFRUSTRATED community members confronted councillors at the City of Whittlesea’s first meeting of the year which was cancelled due to poor attendance.

Romsey Men’s Shed seeks land

Members of the Romsey Men’s Shed are seeking a permanent or long term location for its members to meet.The Australian Men’s Shed Association (AMSA) supports almost 1000...

Bookworm boost at Riddells

NEW prep students across the state will soon receive free books as part of Labor’s election commitment to lift literacy and numeracy outcomes.Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas...

Motivated mum brings floral joy to Doreen

TALENTED florist and hardworking single mum Melanie Woodyard always knew she wanted to own her own florist business one day.It was late last year when that dream...

New year, new scam

THE Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is warning taxpayers to be alert for scammers impersonating the ATO, as scammers change tactics in 2019.Assistant Commissioner Karen Foat said scammers...

Whittlesea celebrates community champions

by Evelyn LeckieA HISTORIAN, primary school teacher, model aeroplane teacher and CFA volunteer have received the top honours at the City of Whittlesea Australia Day awards.

Honouring Mitchell’s best

by Jackson RussellMITCHELL Shire’s most exceptional citizens were honoured during Australia Day celebrations in Seymour on Saturday.Seymour’s Pat Coffey was named Citizen of the...

Australia Day unites Macedon Ranges

by Eden HynninenAFTER Friday’s heatwave the weather calmed for a warm and sunny Australia Day event at John Aitken Reserve in Gisborne.Hosted by...

Showcasing the Macedon Ranges

The world-renowned Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is back for its 27th year and the Macedon Ranges will be hosting a number of gastronomic events throughout the region in March.