The Tarrangower Times community newspaper reports on news and events in Maldon (Australia's first notable town), Newstead, Baringhup, Castlemaine, Walmer, Muckleford, Dunolly and surrounding areas.

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Cost: $1.30 | Published: Every Friday | Circulation: 668
Achievements: Celebrated 150 years in 2008.


This week in the Tarrangower Times


Kristina Olsen at the Folk Festival

San Francisco-born singer-songwriter  Kristina Olsen is one of the great headline acts at this weekend’s  Maldon Folk Festival. 

Born in the Hippie  community of Haight-Ashbury her first musical exposure was to Bob Dylan and Joan Baez. After that, her path was chosen.

“I loved their music,” she says. “and Delta Blues. I loved, and still love, acoustic music. “

Fire Station Opening

The new West Baringhup Fire Brigade shed was officially opened last Sunday evening by Amanda Millar, the Liberal Member for Northern Victoria.

Goodbye and thank you from the Roo

Darren and Nicole are holding a 'Goodbye and Thank You' night at the Roo on Tuesday evening, 4 November (Cup Day).  

From Wednesday, 5 November Adam Schmidt will take over the pub.  Adam 

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