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


A Weally Lucky Escape

A worker at the Cafe Maldon had a lucky escape last Friday at about 1.30pm when she was outside changing the menu boards.  A tandem trailer that was being towed past lost a wheel which knocked over outside tables, hit the woman on the leg and then cracked the Cafe’s front window.   

Wheel & Loom - Design Report Deferred

At the Council meeting on 23 June, Councillors voted to defer the endorsement of the Design Report prepared for the new Maldon Visitor Information Centre at the old Wheel & Loom building in Main Street.   

Dangerous Intersection

Council has re-allocated money originally earmarked for design work to Main Street to tackle the more urgent matter of making the intersection of Reef, Harker and Hornsby Streets a safer place for motorists and pedestrians.  A written submission regarding the issue was recently received by Council, and according to Cr Sharon Telford she began receiving verbal complaints about the intersection within weeks of being elected.   

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Kinga had his blood pressure taken by the Hospital's Director of Nursing, Katrina Sparrow. The Hospital has partnered...

Posted by Tarrangower Times on Sunday, June 28, 2015

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