Two hotels within Whittlesea Shire have topped the state – and maintained their number one and two rankings – for poker machine expenditure with $10.99 million spent on gaming at the Epping Plaza Hotel and $9.82 million at Mill Park’s Plough Hotel with 75 per cent of gamblers living locally.
Archives for February 2018
Around 140 people attended a special High Tea at Alexandra Shire Hall for Murrindindi Shire’s citizens aged 90 or older last Thursday, February 22 to celebrate their invaluable contribution over the years to Murrindindi Shire.
In an Australian first, Victorian firefighting aircraft will take to the sky at night to test the use of night-vision technology to drop water on ‘going’ fires.
The Marysville community is looking for good ideas to support bushfire recovery as the Bushfire Recovery Fund and Marysville Triangle Community Development Fund (MTCF) 2018 grants are now available.
Kinglake Football/Netball Club (KFNC) favourite Josh ‘Danger’ Nixon returns to KFNC for season 2018 after playing last year with Mernda Football Club in the Northern Football League (NFNL).
Holy Trinity 3rd XI won the toss and elected to bat first in Kinglake’s last match of season 2017-18 in the North Metro Cricket Association (NMCA) E Grade Sault Shield.
Drivers across Melbourne’s north – including many Kinglake Ranges residents who travel to and from work this way – will soon benefit from less traffic congestion as construction gets underway on the O’Herns Road upgrade in Epping.
Kinglake Ranges News apologises for the weather station outage. Due to a hard drive failure the weather station has been offline for several weeks whilst a computer was rebuilt. Weather data is now available at Kinglake.
Round 13 of the North Metro Cricket Association (NMCA) was played over Saturday February 10 and 17. The Sault Shield game was contested between Kinglake’s First XI and Bundoora Park’’s Third XI at Kinglake Memorial Oval.
Murrindindi Shire Council is asking everyone to think about the safety of workers on our roads as Council enters its busiest period for roadworks and construction.