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.

The Tarrangower Times is available from the following outlets or by Subscription:

Castlemaine Newsagency | Loddon House Caravan Park & General Store, Baringhup | Maldon Newsagency | Busk Newstead

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


This week in the Tarrangower Times


Welshies Saved

Members of the Welshmans Reef Water Sports Club met with Bendigo West Member Maree Edwards at Newstead last Friday to place a ‘saved’ sign across the billboard outside the Crown Hotel.  

VCAT Hearing Looms

The VCAT hearing regarding the proposed Baringhup chicken factory is drawing closer.  

According to Keep Baringhup Clean President Mark Yarwood, the hearing will commence on 23 March.  Ten days have been set aside to hear the case, with five of those days being spent in Bendigo and five days in Melbourne.    

Maree Edwards - the Next Four Years

After her decisive victory at the polls in late November, Bendigo West Member Maree Edwards is looking forward to being part of the new State Labor Government.  

She spoke to the Times last week.  She looked back on her first term in office and talked of her hopes for the next four years, as part of the new Labor Government.  

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