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Reptiles slither into Wallan’s Wellington Square

Snake Busters visited Wellington Square Wallan on Wednesday, attracting a crowd of interested onlookers, with some brave enough to get hands-on with the reptiles.

Rescuing stray cats in Kilmore

By Tricia Mifsud THE trauma of watching a cat being run over twice in Kilmore last week may well lead to a good news story, with rescuers now attempting to capture and relocate at least...

Inaugural Lancefield equine market bringing together enthusiasts

By Tricia Mifsud THE inaugural Central Victorian Equine Market is set to call Lancefield Park its home, bringing together equestrian enthusiasts for a day full of all things horses products and services. Market organiser Stacey Groves...

House fire victim raises money for Romsey CFA

By Tricia Mifsud A ROMSEY resident who lost her home to a house fire just a week before Christmas is expressing her gratitude to Romsey Fire Brigade for saving her dog by coordinating a GoFundMe...

Yan Yean Reservoir fishing plans endorsed by Rob Mitchell

FEDERAL Member for McEwen Rob Mitchell is calling on State Government departments to work together to deliver recreational fishing opportunities at Yan Yean Reservoir. Mr Mitchell, pictured below, said opening the reservoir to recreational fishers...

Mitchell Shire Council to build off-leash parks, launch cat curfew campaign

MITCHELL Shire Council will construct new fenced off-leash dog parks, launch a cat curfew education campaign, and develop an order that would see dogs required to be on a leash in almost all circumstances...

Whittlesea Agricultural Society full steam ahead on events despite Whittlesea Show cancellation

Whittlesea Agricultural Society members are working towards its Irwin Stockfeeds Hoof and Hook Competition and the Education Competition after the annual Whittlesea Show was cancelled for a second year in a row. The society is now inviting beef breeders to...

Romsey dog claims world championship

By Max Davies A DOG from Romsey’s Inverbrae Jack Russell Kennel won the World Dog Show last month, becoming one of many in the kennel’s history to claim top honour on the world stage. Inverbrae owner...

New Kyneton interactive exhibition highlights Ranges’ biodiversity crisis

THE Macedon Ranges is facing a biodiversity crisis, with many threatened species at risk of extinction, despite more than 376 animal species and 1457 varieties of native plants recorded in the shire. A new interactive...

Lancefield Agricultural Show cancelled in 2021, but some events to go ahead

LANCEFIELD Agricultural Show has been officially cancelled in 2021 - but parts of the show will go in a different format this year. Lancefield Agricultural Society will still host three key components of the show...