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Brain cancer cause close to home

By Eden Hynninen Since supporting their daughter through brain cancer in 2016, Wallan’s Karina and Dave Maskell have continued to pay it forward to children in need. Their daughter Jenna, then three years...

Baristas at Broadford Secondary

By Evelyn Leckie Broadford Secondary College VCAL students are using their training in barista courses for a good cause - selling coffees for teachers and students to fundraise for the homeless.VCAL students...

Eggcellent entrepreneur

By Steph McNicol TWELVE year old Daniel McLean of Seymour spends Saturday mornings selling eggs and his homemade sweet treats.Daniel has 80 of his own chickens that he cares for, breeds and...

Students pitch for community projects

Students from Willowmavin Primary School participated in a mini ‘Shark Tank’ styled event last week, with students pitching funding for community projects to a panel of judges.The program, hosted by Kids Thrive,...

Students’ play delves into wonderland

By Steph McNicol A land full of wonder, mystery and danger awaits at Wallan Secondary College, as rehearsals for the production Alice in Wonderland are well underway.The cast alongside the directors and...

New Wallan school opens

By Jackson Russell AFTER months of waiting, Our Lady of the Way Catholic School has finally moved into its new campus in Wallan East.The school was being hosted by St Patrick’s Primary...

Cantering through 80 years

By Steph McNicol Eighty years of show jumping, cross country and dressage is a reason to celebrate this year for pony clubs across Australia.The first recorded pony club in Australia was in...

Fashion forward at Broadford

GONE are the days of sewing pillow cases in school, Broadford Secondary College is teaching students to make their own clothes in textiles class.Textiles teacher Mathew Watson said the students had made...

National storytime at Wallan

Foundation students at Wallan Primary School were among more than one million children to take part in National Simultaneous Storytime on Wednesday.Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian...

New boss for Wallan Primary School

One of Wallan Primary School’s student leaders was able to take the reins and become principal for a day last week.Zoe Green was selected for the job after applying, along with her...