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SISTER ACT: FESTIVAL OF SMALL HALLS RETURNS TO VICTORIA, NEW SOUTH WALES

Following a fantastic reception for the inaugural Southern run of Festival of... more

Forte Scene Pix Getting the Social VIP Experience

Still warm off the printer, the latest issue of Forte Magazine will... more

JD McPherson Live at Theatre Royal – Sat 20 Feb, 2016

This is one show not to miss….JD McPherson with special guests Three... more

Belly dance –

Belly dance is a dance form that is steeped in history, some... more

Fit Tours seeks fame for Goldfields Track.

Goldfields Track will become one of Australia’s premiere active travel destinations if... more

Sibling Singer-Songwriters Stop By Guildford

Brother-sister duo The Acfields are dropping by Guildford to share their alt-folk... more

Castlemaine Instagram Tour

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Life

Forte Scene Pix Getting the Social VIP Experience

Still warm off the printer, the latest issue of Forte Magazine will... more

Fit Tours seeks fame for Goldfields Track.

Goldfields Track will become one of Australia’s premiere active travel destinations if... more

HEDGE

What is behind the HEDGE ? It is to see just what... more

Community Day of The Dead – Honouring Life & Death

On Sunday the 8th November, in the northern end of the Castlemaine... more

Taradale Primary Presents- The Swinging Spring Spree

This year marks the 160th anniversary of Taradale Primary School, this would... more

The Village Festival – Castlemaine’s Beating ‘Art 20 June 2015

Warm body and soul as the creative folk of the Castlemaine district... more

Local

A ride from the past.

I captured the image included from the weekend’s steam ride to Maldon.... more

Forte Scene Pix Getting the Social VIP Experience

Still warm off the printer, the latest issue of Forte Magazine will... more

Belly dance –

Belly dance is a dance form that is steeped in history, some... more

CASTLEMAINE

Nestled in a valley born out of a booming gold discovery Famous... more

Fit Tours seeks fame for Goldfields Track.

Goldfields Track will become one of Australia’s premiere active travel destinations if... more

When Embers Dance – Poetry

Katherine Seppings’ poetry chapbook, ‘When Embers Dance’, has been called ‘a fearless... more

Sustainability

Fit Tours seeks fame for Goldfields Track.

Goldfields Track will become one of Australia’s premiere active travel destinations if... more

HEDGE

What is behind the HEDGE ? It is to see just what... more

Taradale Primary Presents- The Swinging Spring Spree

This year marks the 160th anniversary of Taradale Primary School, this would... more

SuperAdobe Natural Building Course in Castlemaine

Curvatecture will be heading to Castlemaine to host a local Natural Building... more

Safety Lighting for the Skate Park in Castlemaine.

Safety Lighting for the Skate Park in Castlemaine. Due to the security... more

Living with fire and wildlife

In February, Bill Gammage challenged us to see our landscape with new... more

Arts

Nests and Vegetables. An Exhibition Review.

A vegetable fetish. Its not often that you come across one however... more

Arts Open Castlemaine 2014

Take a look at the amazing line-up. On now: Arts Open 2014... more

Friday music: Harmonium, by Rogue Wave

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Bridge Hotel and Theatre Royal nominated in The Age Music Victoria Awards

By Kellie Jackson The Bridge Hotel and Theatre Royal are among five... more

Nazi bust: Unknown Marc Chagall painting found among works seized from Munich flat

Previously unknown works by Marc Chagall and Otto Dix are among the... more

48 journalists asked the same question with varying replies of despair

Joss Whedon, director of The Avengers, has a history of writing strong... more

Fiction

Pioneering Widow With Six Children Walked Overland From Adelaide To Castlemaine.

In 1851 a powerful little Cornish lady, who is buried in the... more

NO WORRIES (AUSTRALIA DAY)

To those who we know or will see walking along the street... more

Trains

Trains I’ve always had an unrelenting passion for trains – their signature... more

Book launch of Tiger Stone by Castlemaine author Deryn Mansell

Castlemaine Library in association with Black Dog Books invites you to the... more

Letter to Julian

Dear Julian I hope you are still OK in the Uruguayan Embassy.... more

Scotch thistle

Scotch thistle, what made you so cynical about the rest of us?... more

Culture

A ride from the past.

I captured the image included from the weekend’s steam ride to Maldon.... more

SISTER ACT: FESTIVAL OF SMALL HALLS RETURNS TO VICTORIA, NEW SOUTH WALES

Following a fantastic reception for the inaugural Southern run of Festival of... more

When Embers Dance – Poetry

Katherine Seppings’ poetry chapbook, ‘When Embers Dance’, has been called ‘a fearless... more

Waved Era

The deprivation of huge naval forces found in the bloody, tragic and... more

WEARING DIFFERENT ‘HATS’

Castlemaine’s Jennie McKern is known to most locals as a doctor. She’s... more

Harry Coulson’s Rain Dogs at The Governor’s Cafe

Harry Coulson is bringing his band, the Rain Dogs to The Governor’s... more