The North Central Review

Chance meeting leads Irish band to Kilmore

by Joshua WellsONE WOMAN’S passion will become a community’s gain following the announcement a traditional Irish band will play at the Old Kilmore Gaol.Kilmore’s Caroline Killeen is determined to bring Breaking Trad’s ‘World Class...

Location, location, location

THREE planning applications, all sharing location issues, were knocked back by Mitchell Shire councillors at the November council meeting last week. One in Wallan in the area, believed to be the birthplace of Ned Kelly,...

Off and racing

THE stage is set for the 2017 Kilmore Turf Cup to be run this Sunday, November 26. The day marks the 156th year of the event.The feature thoroughbred event will be run over a...

Therapy goes to the dogs

Photo: Queensland Nurses and Midwives’ UnionTHOUSANDS of therapy dogs and their owners will join together around Australia on November 25 to celebrate Delta Society Australia’s 20th birthday and the remarkable bond between dogs and...

Birds of prey at Clonbinane

THE Sunday Creek Dry Creek Landcare is holding a birds of prey event in Clonbinane to enable locals to get to know these amazing creatures of the air.Those attending will learn how an owl...

Time on for Mill Street

THE Mill Street Mall in Kilmore is to receive a town clock – thanks to funding from the Stronger Communities Program and the Southern Mitchell Rotary Club.Member for McEwen, Rob Mitchell, announced the success...

Samuel is the best

ACTOR and local resident Samuel Johnson OAM has been named the 2018 Victorian of the Year for his work raising millions of dollars for cancer research.Mr Johnson was recognised for his tireless efforts promoting...

Going green

TO help residents prepare their properties for the upcoming fire season, Mitchell Shire Council is offering free green waste drop off at Resource Recovery Centres in Broadford, Pyalong, Seymour and Wallan on weekends during...

Scouts on the airwaves

IT was a high tech weekend for the 1st Kilmore Scout Group when member participated in the Jamboree of the Air (JOTA) and the Jamboree of the Internet (JOTI).With the assistance of the Macedon...

Racing at Kilmore

by “Pegs”THE hot David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig training combination stole the show at bet365 Park Kilmore’s eight-race program last Tuesday.The Lindsay Park team was successful in three races with debutant Faolan...