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Broadford residents oppose proposed motorsport circuit due to noise concerns

By Colin MacGillivray A BROADFORD resident has questioned the effectiveness of noise restriction enforcement in Mitchell Shire while encouraging Glenaroua residents to oppose a proposed motorsport facility in the region. A planning permit application lodged with...

No more appointments: Learner driver tests are moving online

Prospective learner drivers will soon be able to take their permit tests online with the rollout of a new State Government program. The changes to learner permits means new drivers can take their test without...

Holden exit hits Seymour dealership

By Jackson Russell One of Mitchell Shire’s oldest car dealerships has been left shocked by General Motors’ sudden closure of iconic Australian brand Holden. The decision to close 185 dealerships across Australia was part of a...

Fire reignites wire barrier debate

SAFETY concerns about wire-rope barriers have been reignited by a witness of the Hume Freeway near Clonbinane fires earlier this month. The witness called into 3AW radio station saying they had seen the incident unfold...

Around Australia in a FJ Holden

By Jackson Russell A Kilmore resident has returned from the road trip of a lifetime, taking his 1955 FJ Holden around Australia as part of the Repco Reliability Retrial 2019.Mark Abela spent 28 days...

Barriers under fire

By Brooke Haffenden CFA concerns regarding the placement of wire rope barriers recently became a reality when local firefighters were unable to access a fire on the Hume Freeway. The North Central Review can reveal that...

Swap Meet success

WALLAN Scouts and Greenhill Committee members were all smiles on Sunday, September 24 as thousands of people flocked to the annual swap meet at Greenhill Reserve. The weather was almost perfect for such an occasion...

Boomer drops in

FORMER AFL premiership player and North Melbourne legend, Brent “Boomer” Harvey was a well-received guest at Kilmore Toyota last week as part of the Toyota Good for Footy program. The Toyota Good for Footy program...