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Tuesday 4 September, 2018 Serving Ballan and district since 1872 Phone 5368 1966 Vol 12 No 35

Young officer
on the move

Gordon policeman Senior Constable Dave Young is leaving the area after seven years on the beat. Photo – Helen Tatchell
By Carol Saffer the friends I make, the country communities, thinks it’s a fair bet that having a one-person kids at the primary school when I arrived.
you can’t beat that.” police station is a deterrent. Now there are 120.
Currently Victoria Police have 332 stations Gordon Netball Football Club reserves and “You know that a good country policeman “Gordon is changing from a small country
across the state. Just under one third of these seniors team manager Bob West, a long time knows when to intervene and when not to. town and is slowly becoming a commuter
are one-person stations. stalwart of the club, remembers when Mr David was firm but fair,” he said and “will town.”
When Senior Constable Dave Young Young joined the club when he first settled be sad to see him leave Gordon.” While Mr Young and wife Lisa are sad
took over the one-person police station in in Gordon. to be leaving Gordon, he’s been told that
A country boy, Mr Young joined the force
Gordon in 2011, his beat covered all the Malmsbury’s “bakery is quite nice, the pub
“He was very community minded, joining aged 19, discovered his preference for one-
way to Meredith through to Clarkes Hill, does a good feed and there is good coffee at a
as a player then coaching the under 12s and person stations when he did temporary
Springbank, Yendon, Lal Lal and Bungaree. place round near the gardens.”
the under 15s,” Mr West said. duties at one while working in Gippsland
Good job Victoria Police has no current Moorabool Local Area Commander,
Young taught the kids the basics of football, many years ago.
plans to close any of their one-person Inspector Brendon McCrory gave a glowing
stations as Snr Const Young, who knows making the finals but never taking out the “I enjoy the mix of policing and community.
reference.
he has found his niche in the police force, flag. Without their trust you lose your effectiveness
“Dave is regarded as one of the finest
is leaving Gordon in September to take up “The kids loved him,” says Mr West. as a policeman because the idea is to get the
examples of single member policing
another solo position in Malmsbury. “I think he has been very good for the town, community to help you do the job.” across the state and highly valued by his
“I can see why the last policeman [Alex the football club and the community and it’s Mr Young remarked on the changes in community and colleagues.”
McCann] was here for 15 years,” he says great to be able to trust him and go to him if Gordon. The Gordon police station will be manned
about his past seven years in Gordon. you need to,” says Mr West. “There have probably been 50 new houses temporarily by a local police officer until a
“I’m loving this. The challenges it gives me, Business owner in Gordon Bob Petch said he built in the last seven years. There were 30 permanent appointment is made.

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Western Water is coming to

Wheelchair friendly streetscape – The blue ribbon is cut for the official opening of the Ballan streetscape works and
regular wheelchair bound user Lou Smith celebrated with (L-R) Cr John Keogh, Mayor Cr Paul Tatchell, Simon
The Village
Shopping
Blanchfield (MSC Design Engineer) and Phil Jeffrey (BM Infrastructure). Photo – Helen Tatchell

One down, Centre
two to go Bacchus
By Helen Tatchell

The ribbon has been cut to officially
significant council investment and
improvement, costing $1.03m.
“The Capital Works team and
unfortunately, but you cannot see
what is underground and despite the
delay and extra work this has now
Marsh
open the completion of Stage 1 of the contractors faced many challenges been achieved.
Ballan Streetscape. and worked throughout the project “We acknowledge the works were
Between Stead and Fisken streets professionally,” he said. dug up more than once, but best to get
there are now nine extra car parks it right now,” Cr Tatchell said.
Moorabool Mayor Cr Paul Tatchell
in the main street (Inglis St). Other
said in the beginning businesses, “Ballan is known for its street trees
works included replacement of trees
the chamber of commerce and the and as spring approaches there will
and increased ground foliage as
the uneven brick size pavers were arboretum group wanted to be
involved.
be a bit more colour in town; open
space and blooms will take away the
Come and talk to us
replaced with bitumen and larger
concrete style pavers, providing a flat “This was designed by the people grey. This was also a local design by about how we can help
and safer walking surface.
General Manager Infrastructure
who live in Ballan and was always
going to be a difficult and complicated
the people.”
Stage 1 saw 27 extra tress planted
make paying
Phil Jeffrey told the crowd gathered
at A A McLean reserve this was a
project.
“Of course there was a cost blowout,
and Stage 2 and Stage 3 will also see
more car parks added to Inglis street.
your water bill easier.
See you there
A promise for a Rural from the 6 to 9
September.
Crime Squad
The coalition has promised a data shows offences were up 40 per Walsh says the additional 20 new
Livestock and Rural Crime Squad to cent in 2017. specialist positions, based throughout
eradicate livestock theft, if re-elected According to ABC News, more Regional Victoria, would work with
to government. than $1.5 million worth of livestock the force’s 48 Agricultural Liaison
In an open letter to the editor, Liberal is stolen from across the state every Officers (AGLOs) to make sure
MP Peter Walsh has written a plea year, but due to under-reporting, the farmers’ livelihoods are protected.
that stock theft is getting worse. real number is estimated to be quite “Victoria’s agricultural industry
“Opportunistic crooks have made higher. can’t afford another four more years
a big business out of ripping off our Walsh writes that “the Liberal of Daniel Andrews’ and Labor’s lack WesternWaterAU @WesternWater
hard-working farmers and their Nationals have listened to our of action on farm and livestock theft”,
he said.
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families, with many farmers calling farmers and will work with Victoria
for more to be done to protect their Police to establish a new, dedicated ** What is your opinion? –
livestock and assets.” Walsh wrote. Livestock and Rural Crime Squad if write a Letter to the Editor –
Victorian Crime Statistics Agency we’re elected in November.” editor@themooraboolnews.com.au
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By Meg Kennedy
A new way for traffic
from the main exits and entries
into Bacchus Marsh.
An upgrade improving access to Cr Tatchell says the next target
the Western Freeway via Bacchus to eliminate traffic congestion is
Marsh is now complete; with new “definitely the Woolpack Rd or
entry and exit ramps, as well as alternate bypass” but says an up-
a shared pedestrian and cycling grade of the notoriously difficult
bridge accessible at Halletts Way. Woolpack Rd “is probably up to
The new ramp was officially the government”.
opened last Thursday, 30 August “At this point in time, there’s
by Victorian Labor Roads Minis- some rules in there that says that
ter Luke Donnellan and Liberal we can’t…that means we have
Senator Jane Hume. to find an alternative solution or
Local representatives, including come back with a plan that makes
Moorabool Shire Council Mayor Woolpack more palatable”, said
Paul Tatchell, Crs Edwards, Ke- Cr Tatchell.
ogh, Dudzik and Bingham, MSC Josh Morris, Member for Western
CEO Rob Croxford, MSC Manag- Victoria, says he is “very pleased” Walking the new on ramp at Halletts Way were (L-R) Joshua Morris (Liberal member for Western Victoria, State
ers and staff along with Member the Federal government has seen Labor Minister for Roads Luke Donnellan, MSC Mayor Paul Tatchell, Liberal Senator Jane Hume and MSC Crs
for Western Victoria Joshua Mor- the overpass fit for investment, Dudzik, Bingham and Keogh. Photos – Helen Tatchell
ris, were also present. which has been “sorely needed”.
The $15.2 million upgrade, “It was a little more than a ‘goat
which opened ahead of its origi- bridge’ a year ago; and now
nal November date, is set to en- there’s the opportunity here to
hance traffic flow and speed up make sure residents, motorists,
travel times, allowing drivers to everyone can be kept safe on the
bypass the town centre of Bac- road”, he said.
chus Marsh. “Having the secondary, signifi-
Minister Donnellan thanked cant overpass, you’re certainly
the Moorabool Shire Council’s going to enable communities to
“quiet and subtle lobbying” for remain connected, ease of traffic
the upgrade. movements, which will facilitate
“Bacchus Marsh is growing very the growth that is being experi-
quickly; you need to be able to get enced here,” he said.
around the centre of the city in The completed works now con-
a matter which is sane, and this nect and complement the north
provides the opportunity”, said and south infrastructure works
Minister Donnellan. on Halletts Way, giving Bacchus State Labor Minister for Roads Luke Donnellan
Mayor Paul Tatchell says the up- Marsh another route to take pres- and MSC Mayor Paul Tatchell inspect the new Matthew (11) and sister Bella (9) walk safely, with family pet
grade will make a “dramatic im- sure off the bulging Gisborne completed bridge works and on/off ramps at Orchid, across the new pedestrian path on the Halletts Way
provement” to remove pressure road and Grant street commute. Halletts Way in Bacchus Marsh last week. bridge crossing.

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The Editor
Re. Letters to Editor - Street Lighting
(Halletts Way) referred by Mr Andrew
Ellis (Maddingley)
The Member has asked I contact you

Butts are most annoying
regarding this matter. Dear Editor,
FYI Mr Nardella had acted quickly in I am a regular traveller along Halletts Way,
contacting Minister D’Ambrosio’s office and I have been watching the progress of the
regarding the recent public comment by Mr construction of the new on/off ramps for the Environment Protection Authority Victoria the community millions in every year,” Mr
Ellis in your LTE (21 Aug 2018) column. freeway, as well as the installation of traffic (EPA) issued 12,000 litter fines last financial Eaton says.
In the Minister’s response forwarded to lights. This should make the traffic flow a lot year. “Litter does a lot of additional damage to
Mr Ellis the Minister makes it clear that easier, especially at school drop off and pick the environment by contaminating the soil,
The litter that annoyed Victorians most was
responsibility regarding this matter falls up times. choking our waterways and endangering
the lit cigarette.
with Moorabool Shire Council. However, I am concerned about the position native wildlife. And throwing a lit cigarette
EPA Executive Director Tim Eaton said most
In the Minister’s correspondence of the 23 of the bus-stop right near the on-ramp to the reporting on littering came from members of out of your car window is a serious fire
Aug. 2018 to Mr Ellis she states Moorabool freeway. There is no room for the bus to pull the public who objected to offenders making hazard, particularly in summer.”
Council, who are responsible for the road in, so consequently, when the bus stops for a mess of their home state. EPA’s public litter reporting service,
project concerned, had indicated that ‘… passengers, all traffic heading north, has to established in 2002, was the first of its kind
“When it comes to sheer numbers, cigarettes
electrical commissioning works…’ were stop. in Australia.
are the most common form of litter and the
still underway and expected an ‘audit’ be This problem could easily be resolved by one most commonly reported to EPA by It gives members of the public a clear
completed in about eight weeks. However, mechanism for reporting people who
relocating the bus stop, to the northern side members of the public,” Mr Eaton said.
if unsuccessful the audit completion could throw litter from a motor vehicle, by using
of the roundabout, where there is provision More than three quarters of all litter reports
take up to 3-4 months. the registration number to track down the
for the bus to move off the carriage way... IE.. to EPA involve cigarette butts tossed from alleged offender.
Should you require any further advice not impeding the traffic flow. vehicles, with more than half of all reports
regarding this matter, inquiries can be Mr Eaton points out that members of the
Let’s fix this, before the opening of the involved a cigarette that was still burning. public must be willing to give evidence
directed to the Executive Assistant to the ramps. Other forms of litter that led to fines in court if the alleged offender, they are
General Manager (Infrastructure) on 5366 included food packaging, drink containers
Colin Bailey reporting, challenges the fine.
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The meeting BDHC
had to have
By Kate Taylor their Residential Care De- Sally Goldstraw spoke
posits, $800,000 worth. about the financial crisis and
Members of the Ballan Dis- “This board has been run if Ms Gunnell’s employer
trict Health and Care Board as a closed shop for many (Mercury Recruitment) had
have faced outraged com- years,” he began. “The mon- a role in employing past CEO
munity members at a public ey that was used to pay the Wayne Weaire, prompting
meeting to answer questions last two families back their an outburst from the Board
regarding the organisation’s bonds, where did that mon- President in response.
financial problems. ey come from?” “You wrote the anony-
About 120 people attended When Ms Gunnell did not mous letter!” Ms Gunnell
the meeting, with President specifically answer, calls screamed, pointing her fin-

More local jobs as
(Chair) Lyn Gunnell, Vice began from the crowd were ger at Ms Goldstraw who
President Robert Eskdale demanding “answer the asked a civil question. “I
and recent board members question.” work for Equifax”, Ms Gun-
Julie Johnson and Mayor Cr Dr Stobart asked for a show nell repeated.

new business opens
Paul Tatchell all taking the of hands from the crowd to “No, I didn’t write the anon-
opportunity to speak can- support his demand for the ymous letter I don’t know
didly, some briefly, with the Board to stand down – but
what you’re talking about,”
community about the issues only a handful of people put
facing BDHC. Ms Goldstraw replied before
their hands up. The site of the old Darley brickworks has Cr Tatchell was also impressed by the bright
continuing her questioning.
“We are not closing the “I understand why people come to life with the official opening of a and spacious design and amenities.
doors,” Ms Gunnell told the According to the Mercury
are emotional, but that’s not state of the art aged care facility. “It provides local people with an
meeting. recruitment website Ms
going to help,” Mr Tatchell opportunity to go into aged care locally and
Gunnell is still listed as the Moorabool Mayor, Cr Paul Tatchell, officially
She said that a financial said. this creates a whole heap of opportunities
National General Manager – opened (pictured) Royal Freemasons Bacchus
investigation as well as an He said that former CEO in terms of keeping people close to home,
Executive Recruitment. Marsh on their Open Day that provided
investigation into operations Wayne Weaire had been an keeping people close to where they know
at BDHC are now being un- empire-builder who was not To summarise the meeting, the opportunity for local health networks
they belong.”
dertaken and that the Board able to read his own balance the community members at and the community to tour the facility and
Royal Freemasons Bacchus Marsh provides
will update the community sheet. the meeting were told two learn how it will support residents and their
private rooms for 144 residents that cater
regularly. “How could a commu- analysts are sorting through families.
for couples and single people, and those
“Going forward things need nity business lose that much the pros and cons; in five “It’s a fantastic ‘home’, when you consider needing specialised care from the Memory
to be done differently, but we money... this is a part of our weeks they will have a pic- the 190 jobs and then the economic knock-on Support team. There are various rooms on
don’t know what that will be life, our community, where ture; in four months they of that, what it will do for the town will be offer, all providing private en-suites, smart
yet,” Ms Gunnell said. was the accountant, where will have a big picture.
enormous,” he said. TVs, built-in wardrobes and more.
“Moving forward, moving were the board members, A recording of the meeting
forward, it’s a bit too Julia where was the due dili- is available for viewing on
gence?” another community the Moorabool News face-
Gillard for me,” one ques-
tioner said. “what about member asked. book page. Ballan Farmers Market
the people in the old folk’s
home?” she asked.
Third time lucky
Second Saturday of each month
9am – 1pm
Saturday
The question was in refer-
ence to whether or not the The BDHC Board has appointed its third interim CEO Mill Cottage, 96 Inglis Street, Ballan 8 September
Board has been keeping since the departure of former CEO Wayne Weaire earlier
Residential Accommodation this year.
Deposits, paid by people en-
tering the aged care facility,
The Board announced, just last week, the appointment of
Shawn Lee, Director of Allied and Community Health, on
Fresh Fruit,
in trust. Thursday 30 August. Vegetables,
Ms Gunnell told the meet- “Shawn has capably led the Allied and Community Wines,
ing the Board had previous- Health team and demonstrated community engagement,
ly not legally been required commitment and professional care in that role,” read a Oils, Meat,
statement released by Board President Lyn Gunnell.
to keep that money in trust.
“Over the last few weeks the Board has received very
Bread, Pastries
“In years gone by it has been
legal, to use the bond money,
positive feedback from the staff and community as Shawn & lots more …
stepped up into the senior role.
and not hold it in trust,” Ms “The BDHC Board believes that maintaining leadership
Gunnell said. stability while an organisational review is taking place is in
Sponsored by
Dr Rod Stobart, a past doc- the best interests of BDHC – including the staff, residents,
tor and Board member, clients and greater community.”
wanted to know where the The Board is currently continuing its quest to appoint a
Ph 0498 361 291 or 0490 114 130
Board had found the money new permanent CEO. www.ballanfarmersmarket.com
to pay two families back

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Bacchus Marsh
Probus turns 30
By Carol Saffer and widowers there and I think it is a
great way of mixing with people.”
The Probus Club of Bacchus Marsh Inc Activities organised by the club run from
celebrated their 30th Anniversary at a card afternoons and monthly morning
lunch on Monday 27th August where teas to theatre and movie outings and a
members, who have been with the club for weekly walking group.
between 10 and 30 years, were presented
Mr Broad says “my most enjoyable time
with a special membership pin.
at Probus was being on committees. I’ve
Members of Probus are retirees, who
never been president of the club [but] was
spent their working life in a professional or
in the chair when the club was formed.”
business capacity, seeking opportunities
Two years ago, Margaret Murray, 73,
to keep their minds active, expand their
interests and enjoy the fellowship of new moved to Bacchus Marsh not knowing a
friends. soul apart from her son.
Charter (founding) member Joe Broad, 88 With a career in business development
years-old, helped create the club because before retiring, Ms Murray, who was
“I am a civic minded person.” living on her own and beginning to feel
A retired policeman, having served 34 quite lonely, decided that joining the
years, and engineer Mr Broad has lived in Probus club could change that.
Bacchus Marsh for 65 years. She was astounded at the number of
According to Mr Broad, the current 95 people at the first meeting she attended.
member-strong club, founded in 1988 was “The warmth and the acceptance in the
a men’s only group struggling to gain and room got me right from the start,” she
retain members until 2007 when women says.
were admitted to the club. “It was one of the best things I have ever
The benefits of being a Probus member done. I have made so many nice friends.
Mr Broad says are “from the fellowship More friends in any one time than I think The two remaining founding members Jim Oakley (95) Joe Broad (88) cut the 30th anniversary
point of view there are a lot of widows I have had in my life.” cake. Photo – Lisa Comerford

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Newborns in the district
Babies born recently at Bacchus Marsh and
Melton Regional Hospital.

Court in action
By Caitlin Bewley The accused’s lawyer told the court when
(1st Yr Swinburne Uni) Sahin attended the victim’s home, he put his
It is baby number two for Ballan parents Bec Strathtulloh couple Johanna and Michael keys and wallet next to hers and must have
and Brad Simpkin. Little Bonnie Joy arrived Gant have welcomed their first child, a little A not so ‘trusted tradie’ attended the home picked the victim’s card up by mistake.
on Monday 27 August at 8.54am. A new girl. Weighing 8lb 2oz, Peyton Gloria arrived of a young Bacchus Marsh woman and didn’t “He uses his company card often and
sister for Ivy, Bonnie weighed 8lb 3oz. at 10.10pm on Monday 27 August. leave empty handed. mistook [the victim’s] card for the company
Mikail Sahin was alleged to have attended card,” the accused’s lawyer said.
the victim’s house after she reached out for a “The card is used to purchase work related
plumber’s assistance via the Facebook page things and then he is reimbursed by his boss.
‘Trusted Tradies’. “He has no reason to steal, he has no priors
The 22-year-old first year plumber attended and no criminal record. He has attended
the victim’s residence on May 26, completed today and is remorseful of his actions,” the
the job and took her wallet on his way out. accused’s lawyer said.
Prosecutor Senior Constable Lisa Magistrate Dan Muling didn’t agree.
Schoemaker told the Bacchus Marsh court “I don’t think he’s remorseful at all, I think
on Friday 17 August, the victim noticed her he’s remorseful because he got caught.
wallet was missing when she was leaving for “When you dig a hole, it’s very hard to get
an appointment. out of it,” Magistrate Muling said.
“The victim began to notice that transactions “My intention was to go and help her, it was
Delahey parents Cassandra and were coming out of her account, being a mistake your honour,” accused Sahin said.
Scarlett and Hendrix have a new sister, Aubreigh James GREER have welcomed their $78.90 at Coles Express and $89 at Bunnings “This doesn’t sit well with me,” Magistrate
Jean WAKE. Born to Darley parents Bronwyn third child, a little boy. Weighing 8lb Melton,” Ms Schoemaker said. Muling responded.
Jessup and Thomas Wake on Thursday 30 7oz, Beau Madden arrived on Thursday Sahin was interviewed at Bacchus Marsh “This puts your whole career up in smoke.”
August, Aubreigh arrived at 12.21 pm and 30 August at 11.29am. Beau is a new police station on May 30 where he said Sahin was fined $750 without conviction
weighed 8lb 4oz (3810 grams). brother for Chelsea and Emason. that when he “realised it was her card [he] and was ordered to pay all of the money
snapped it and threw it in the bin.” stolen from the victim back in compensation.

Moorabool Shire Council

NOTICE OF ORDINARY MEETING OF COUNCIL
The next Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held tomorrow Wednesday 5
September, 2018 in the Council Chambers, 15 Stead St, Ballan, commencing at
6.00pm.
Members of the public are most welcome to attend.

COMMITTEE MEETING
The next committee meeting will be of the Section 86 Moorabool Growth
Committee, on Wednesday 12 September 2018, in the North Wing
Meeting Rooms, at the Darley Civic and Community Hub, 182 Halletts Way, Darley,
commencing at 4.00pm.

Play with clay
Members of the public are most welcome to attend.

EMPLOYMENT
Council invites applications for the existing vacancies:
Pool Lifeguard – Seasonal Casual Positions -
applications close on Monday 17 September 2018.
By Patrick Bonello Public Park Hall, next to the tennis courts. Pool Duty Supervisor – Seasonal Casual Positions -
The group encourages everyone to join in, applications close on Monday 17 September 2018.
Moorabool residents are being invited from beginners to experts, with instructions
to Play with Clay thanks to a generous All details available from the website: www.moorabool.vic.gov.au
in both wheel and handcraft pottery. The
personal donation and grant money from the
cost to take part is just $5/week plus the cost
Moorabool Shire for two new pottery wheels
of clay and firing. The recent funding has
and equipment, with the third pottery wheel
gone a long way to assisting the new group
funding from Ballan & District Community
with much needed equipment however they
Bank Branch.
are keen to give a home to any pottery gear
The Pottery Group, based in Gordon has
people may wish to donate.
just taken delivery of three new wheels and
volunteers Margaret Hillier and Maureen The Pottery group is a part of the Wombat Moorabool Shire Council: PO Box 18, Ballan VIC 3342
Long (pictured) couldn’t be happier. The pair Regional Arts Network. Telephone: 03 5366 7100 Facsimile: 03 5368 1757 CEO: Rob Croxford
is extending an open invitation to locals to To find out more visit the group’s website Email: info@moorabool.vic.gov.au Web: www.moorabool.vic.gov.au
join one of their classes every Tuesday and www.thepotterygroup.com.au or call 9012 Facebook: moorabool shire council Twitter: @mooraboolshire
Saturday from 1.00 till 3.00pm at the Gordon 6610.
CANCER—June 22-July 22
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Avoid becoming uncomfortably involved in the problems
of your workmates. Home improvements are generally
favoured and your own sense of design is impressive. A
surprise windfall may arrive by the weekend.

Stars & Puzzles LEO—July 23-August 22
Friends and relatives respond positively to your ideas and
you find you enjoy a leadership role. A fitness activity
may appeal and don’t make major investments until you
check out all the details.
VIRGO—August 23-September 22
Difficulites with relatives can be resolved, but realize that
QUICK PUZZLE compromise may not be exactly 50-50. You can express
★★★★★★★★ ✯✯✯✯✯✯
yourself well visually so this is a good week to take up
or resume sketching.
LIBRA—September 23-October 22
Be wary of taking anyone into your confidence this week.
★★★★★★★★ Your partner is inclined to do a lot of mind-changing.
Prepare too for a more demanding, but more rewarding
schedule.
ARIES—March 21-April 20 SCORPIO—October 23-November 21
You have a knack for bringing together a team. A rocky
friendship may be on a steadier course. Travel arrange- Staying close to home has its benefits, but it’s useful to
ments require rechecking. News from faraway arrives af- explore new turf as well. Balancing is the key in a week
ter an annoying delay. that finds you designing, debating and delegating.

TAURUS—April 21-May 22 SAGITTARIUS—November 22-December 22
Intuition is on your side this week, but rely on logic as A small but significant bonus may arrive this week. Your
well. Property transactions require special care. A recent partner is more willing to see your point of view. An
disappointment may prove a blessing in disguise. opportunity arises for smoothing a relatives ruffled
feathers.
GEMINI—May 23-June 21
CAPRICORN—December 23-January 20
The accent is on variety. Travel, new challenges, civic
responsibility, playing matchmaker, meeting V.I.P’s and The week sees you visiting new places and playing host
enjoying lots of culture - all this and more may be on the to fresh faces. Try another tactic when it comes to easing
agenda. tensions. On balance, it’s a very favourable week.
CANCER—June 22-July 22 AQUARIUS—January 21-February 19
NO. 9057 Avoid becoming uncomfortably involved in the problems Your gift with language earns the chance to work with
ACROSS DOWN of your workmates. Home improvements are generally someone you admire. Travel is favourable but avoid ex-
1. Game (8) 2. Attack (5) favoured and your own sense of design is impressive. A cesses and try to learn the true meaning of “relax”.
6. Aspersion (4) 3. Pig’s foot (7) surprise windfall may arrive by the weekend.
8. Capital city (4) 4. Bend (4) PISCES—February 20-March 20
LEO—July 23-August 22 Weekdays may find you tackling some dreary but essen-
9. Warship (8) 5. Song writer (8)
10. Condition (5) 6. Strainer (5) Friends and relatives respond positively to your ideas and tial tasks, but the week has a Cinderella quality. It’s a
11. Draft (6) 7. Lie (7) you find you enjoy a leadership role. A fitness activity highly social time, with loads of fun. You feel like the
13. Language (6) 12. Dusk (8) may appeal and don’t make major investments until you toast of the town
15. Boil (6) 14. Ruler (7) check out all the details.
17. Loll (6) 16. Irregular (7) BIRTHDAY THIS WEEK
19. Beast (5) 18. Confuse (5) VIRGO—August 23-September 22 You are renowned for your intuition, your sensitivity and
22. Spendthrift (8) 20. Characteristic (5) Difficulites with relatives can be resolved, but realize that your resourcefullness. You are also said to be highly
23. Duck (4) 21. Tart (4) compromise may not be exactly 50-50. You can express patriotic and sometimes you get carried away with your
24. Cheese (4) yourself well visually so this is a good week to take up emotions. Travel is favourable, both for pleasure and
25. Persistence (8) or resume sketching. work.
CRYPTIC PUZZLE LIBRA—September 23-October 22
ACROSS Be wary of taking anyone into your confidence this week.
1. Had been thrown out, one contended (8). 6. The club Your partner is inclined to do a lot of mind-changing.

SUDOKU
was willing to, you say (4). 8. Shut up the fuzz ball inside Prepare too for a more demanding, but more rewarding
(4). 9. Had supervised the rewriting of one verse (8). 10. schedule.
Was told the man had a way with him (5). 11. Regard as
desirable to return the fees with it (3,3). 13. The hot sun SCORPIO—October 23-November 21
got to the man (6). 15. Get out of line (6). 17. Three
times, he sings (6). 19. The seat I’d put back in front (5).
22. Be given the hint you should accept the gift (4,1,3).
NUMBER GAME
Staying close to home has its benefits, but it’s useful to
explore new turf as well. Balancing is the key in a week
23. See the purple ends do run (4). 24. Fine? I’m glad to that finds you designing, debating and delegating.
hear it (4). 25. He lives here. The others and I have a ANSWER BELOW
home inside (8). SAGITTARIUS—November 22-December 22
DOWN A small but significant bonus may arrive this week. Your
2. Split the figure and the fellow accepted it (5). 3. A man partner is more willing to see your point of view. An
carrying peculiar paper clothes (7). 4. A parking space opportunity arises for smoothing a relatives ruffled
that will be built on, is the story (4). 5 .Cupboards that feathers.
are never bare? (8). 6. We find a way through the wil-
derness (5). 7. Vacancy for the job of key man? (7). 12. CAPRICORN—December 23-January 20
An ingredient in the stock! (8). 14. Storm damaged? The week sees you visiting new places and playing host
Bother! (7). 16. Saw about fifty British pounds had fallen to fresh faces. Try another tactic when it comes to easing
out (7). 18. Feel pity for, but practise extortion on (5). tensions. On balance, it’s a very favourable week.
20. Snake the men beheaded by the tree (5). 21. Weak-
ens on return from recuperative centres (4). AQUARIUS—January 21-February 19
Your gift with language earns the chance to work with
someone you admire. Travel is favourable but avoid ex-
SOLUTIONS - CROSSWORD NO. 9056
Spi-L-L-ed. 18, Bleed. 20, Asp-(m)en. 21, Spas (rev.). cesses and try to learn the true meaning of “relax”.
6, W-a-St-e. 7, Opening. 12, Ancestor. 14, Torn-ado. 16, PISCES—February 20-March 20
QUICK SOLUTIONS
Down - 2, C-L-ove. 3, A-ppare-L. 4, P-lot. 5, Dressers.
Across - 1, Frog. 7, Cathedral. 8, Ruin. 9, Idol. 10, Rime.
23, Lo-p(urpl)e. 24 ,Good. 25, Res-I-den-t. Weekdays may find you tackling some dreary but essen-
11, Edge. 14, Mountebank. 16, Rottweiler. 19, Kind. 22,
Len. 15, Resign. 17, Treble. 19, D’I-van. 22, Take a tip. tial tasks, but the week has a Cinderella quality. It’s a
Epee. 24, Tame. 25, Idea. 26, Asthmatic. 27, Part.
Overseen (anag.). 10, He-a-Rd. 11, See f-it. 13, S-to- highly social time, with loads of fun. You feel like the
Down - 1, Force. 2, Owing. 3, Landau. 4, Chalet. 5, Oder.
Across - 1,Scrapped. 6, Wood (would). 8, Co-O-p. 9, toast of the town
6, Badminton. 12, Decompose. 13, Emit. 15, Bark. 17,
CRYPTIC SOLUTIONS
Extras. 18, Limpid. 20, India. 21, Draft. 23, Echo. BIRTHDAY THIS WEEK
Addle. 20, Trait. 21, Flan. You are renowned for your intuition, your sensitivity and
CRYPTIC SOLUTIONS
7, Untruth. 12, Twilight. 14, Emperor. 16, Erratic. 18, your resourcefullness. You are also said to be highly
Across - 1, Room (rev.). 7, Port-raits. 8, To-I-l (rev.). 9,
Down - 2, Onset. 3, Trotter. 4, Arch. 5, Lyricist. 6, Sieve. patriotic and sometimes you get carried away with your
Anna. 10, Date. 11, SA-ga(me). 14, Back number. 16,
19, Brute. 22, Prodigal. 23, Teal. 24, Brie. 25, Tenacity. emotions. Travel is favourable, both for pleasure and
Ten t-o seven. 19, T-H-en. 22, Stem. 24, Ring. 25, L-ist.
State. 11, Cheque. 13, Hebrew. 15, Seethe. 17, Sprawl. work.
26, Gold-finch. 27, O-t-t-O.
Across - 1, Football. 6, Slur. 8, Oslo. 9, Corvette. 10,
Down - 1, Rates (anag.). 2, Owing. 3, C-ognac. 4, Strain.
QUICK SOLUTIONS
5, L-a-id. 6, Statuette. 12, Affect-I-on. 13, A-be-t. 15, Mint.
17, Strait(s). 18, (ha)Ve-Nice. 20, Ho-I-st. 21, Not so.
SOLUTIONS - CROSSWORD NO. 9057
23, M-AD-e.
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Welcome to culture
Not many outdoor
education classes experience
a traditional greeting and
ceremony.
Over one hundred pre and
primary school children had
a special visitor as part of
Aboriginal & Torres Strait
Islander Children’s Day, a
Moorabool Shire’s Best Start
Program, in partnership with
Djerriwarrh Health’s Koolin
Balit Babaneek Booboop
Project
Millie looking for the queen bee. Photo - enbomhoneys.com.au Yamba, from the Wurundjeri

Bees - All you
Tribe, introduced the students
to a traditional Welcome and
Smoking Ceremony teaching
them about many of the
cultural beliefs and practices

need to know
of the Aboriginal people.
To help cleanse themselves
and the land with the smoke
all the children put a leaf
on the fire, under the strict
Are you interested in beginning bee- Enbom Honeys is a mother and daughter- guidance of Yamba.
keeping, or already have an apiary of your run business based in Dunnstown, One Aboriginal girl proudly
own and looking to develop your skills? producing both honey and beeswax told everyone that she
products at ‘The Honey Drop’ farm store, as “could read the symbols
The Moorabool Catchment Landcare Group in Aboriginal paintings”,
well as promoting natural bee-keeping and
will be holding a full day workshop with while another boy said all
bee wellbeing. he wanted was to “hear a
Angela and Millie Enbom-Goad of Enbom
The workshop, which is sponsored by Ballan didgeridoo”. Yamba made the
Honeys next month, which will focus on
and District Community Bank, will run on wish come true.
basic beekeeping skills, as well as biosecurity
Sunday 9 September from 10am – 4pm at the After the educational lesson,
laws, native plants for bees, OH&S and the Bacchus Marsh Lions
Ballan Community Centre in Inglis St, and
changes to legislation, pests and diseases, will cost $40 for Landcare and associated Club provided sausages and
honey hive extraction, and information on freshly cut up fruit to the
members, and $85 for non-members.
new research. hungry hoards.
If you are interested in attending the The event served as a
Later in the day, there will be separate workshop, contact Jennifer Johnson for reminder of the importance
sessions catering to both beginner and further details at 0497 770 075 or moorabool. of sharing and embracing our
experienced beekeepers. landcare@gmail.com. valuable Aboriginal culture.

MOORABOOL WIND FARM CONSTRUCTION UPDATE September 2018

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Moorabool Mission Recovery Group
ADULT EDUCATION Struggling with addiction; Pain from the past; family member
MARKETS
Ballan & District Community House out of control? Meeting weekly - Wednesday, 12.30pm – Ballan Lions Club Market
For class enrolment information, venue hire and costs; please Jean Oomes Room, Lerderderg Library, Bacchus Marsh. Next market – Saturday 6 October 2018
call 5368 1934 or email info@bchvic.org.au Enq- Pastor Merv Patton – 0412 290 036. First Saturday each month - Inglis St, Ballan – 9am-1pm.
Darley Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre Enquiries – 0402 390 080 (Wayne).
Ballan Playgroup
Short courses and classes. 33-35 Jonathan Drive, Darley. BM & Darley Market
Every Tuesday of school Term. St John’s Anglican Church
District Photography Club - Meetings 2nd & 4th Wednesday Saturday 15 September, 8am - 1pm. 1st & 3rd Saturday each
Hall  - 9:30-11:30am. Enquiries - 0409 681 138 Anna or 0421
of month, 7.30pm. Enquiries welcome. Phone 5367 4390. month at Darley Park Football Reserve. Enquiries – 0488 345
905 558 Tamsin.  145 (Alan).
The Laurels – Bacchus Marsh Community College
Courses and classes. 229 Main Street, Bacchus Marsh. Bacchus Marsh & District Garden Club Ballan Farmers Market
Enquiries & enrolments - 5367 1061. Meeting 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7.30pm at The Laurels, Next Market – Saturday 13 October, 9am-1pm.
U3A Bacchus Marsh - Active seniors social learning, for 229 Main St, Bacchus Marsh. Guest Speakers. Supper after 2nd Saturday each month, Mill Cottage car park.
daily activities contact 5367 5341 or visit our website - www. each meeting. All Welcome. Enquiries - Wendy 5367 4170. Enq – 0498 361 291 or 0490 114 130.
u3abacchus.org.au Ballan Anglers Inc
Meeting second Wednesday every month. Hudsons Hotel,
CHURCH
MEETINGS 7.30pm. More anglers and families needed and welcome – Anglican Parish of West Moorabool
0400 003 936. Service Times - St John’s Ballan 1st & 3rd Sundays -
CWA - The Marshians Night Branch Bacchus Marsh - Meet 9:30am; 2nd & 4th Sundays – 11am Family Service. Service
first Tuesday of month - The Hub, Wittick St, Darley,7pm.  Rose-Carers of Maddingley Park
Times - St Mark’s in the Gordon Pub 2nd & 4th Sundays –
Enquiries - Gay Hooper 0413 350 012 Working bees every 3rd Sunday of each month. All welcome.
5pm. Enq to Rev’d Glen Wesley - 5368 2730. 
Ballan & District CWA - Branch meetings – 2nd Thursday Enquiries - 0400 052 857.
Ballan Uniting Church
each month. RSL Hall, Inglis St, Ballan, 7.30pm. All welcome Bacchus Marsh Family Drug Support Group (St Paul’s) - Services 11.15am every Sunday.
- enquiries to 0407 992 767 or email ballandistrictcwa@gmail. For Family Members who have a loved one affected by drugs. B3 Community
com Enquiries - 1300 660 068. Focused, family friendly church with a difference. Services
Ballan District Vintage Machinery & Vehicle Club Alanon Support Group - for families of alcoholics every 2nd & 4th Sundays at Avenue Bowling Club, Main St,
Meetings - second Monday each month, 8pm. Tom Mullane Meets at 10.30am on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month Bacchus Marsh.
Pavilion, Ballan Racecourse Reserve. Enquiries – Brian 5368 at the Uniting Church Hall, Gisborne Road, Bacchus Marsh. Bacchus Marsh Christian Church
2255 or Ray 5368 1177. Enq - 0421 222 717. Sunday Services 10am with kids program. 222 Main St,
The Pottery Group Bacchus Marsh. Enquiries 9028 2622.
Tuesday and Saturday 1pm-3pm, at the Public Park Hall Lal Lal Moorabool Photographic Group Inc Bacchus Marsh Uniting Church Parish
(next to Tennis Courts), Stanley St, Gordon. All welcome. Meeting 3rd Wednesday each month, 7pm. Soldiers Memorial Services - St Andrew’s 9.30am every Sunday. Pentland Hills
Enquiries to Maureen 0447173031. Hall, Lal Lal. Enquiries 5341 7535. 2pm 1st Sunday of month. Enquiries - 5367 2543 (office).
Bacchus Marsh Playgroup Footscray Poultry Club (at Bacchus Marsh) Holy Trinity Anglican Church - Bacchus Marsh
(Behind St Andrew’s Church) Cnr Gisborne Rd & Lerderderg Meetings held 2nd Sunday of month, 2pm. Poultry Pavilion. Service Times - Bacchus Marsh - Sunday 9am and 5pm;
Street, Bacchus Marsh. Monday-Friday 9am, 11am, 1pm & Racecourse Rec. Reserve, Balliang-Bacchus Marsh Rd, Balliang - 2nd Sunday 11am, 4th Sunday 9am; Myrniong – 1st
3pm. Enquiries – Cindy 0433 651 066. Bacchus Marsh. All welcome – Kerry 9741 9705. & 3rd Sunday 11am. Enquiries – 5367 5362. 
Church of the Living God
Christian youth ministry and bible teaching. 2nd Sunday
of every month, 5pm. Open to all ages. At 14 Darcy St,
Maddingley. Enq – 0408 260 727.
Bacchus Marsh Baptist Church
Sundays, 10:30am, Worship Service and Children’s Program.
Phone 5367 6550 for more details.
Our Lady Help of Christians Korobeit
Mass every Saturday 6.30pm.
Golden Harvest Christian Fellowship
Non-denominational - Prayer every Sunday 10am, Men’s
KYB Monday evenings 6pm (0429 681 566.) Ladies KYB
Wednesday 1pm (5367 6834).
Bacchus Marsh Life Church
Meeting 10am every Sunday at the BM College Drama Room,
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Great Opportunity! Great Location!
It’s
auction
time!
the real estate markets in
Kilmore, Kyneton, Jan Juc,
Wallan and Ocean Grove to
do particularly well.
So far in 2018, Belmont has
1 Sutherland Street, Bacchus Marsh recorded the most auctions
in Regional Victoria: 96
Auction Saturday 15th September with an impressive 88.3 per
This home is in one of the most sought after streets cent clearance rate. Next on
in town and offers great potential for those looking the list is Highton with 76
to secure a terrific central location. Consisting of 3 auctions and a 67.1 per cent
bedrooms, 1 bathroom, lounge, dining room, kitchen/ clearance rate, followed by
meals area this property is perfect for renovation
or extension to suit the family home buyer. Other GIL KING Geelong West with 64 auc-
tions and a 75 per cent clear-
features includes decorative ceilings in the lounge, CEO, REIV ance rate, Torquay hosted 60
dining and bedrooms and a Gas heater and wall auctions with a 83.3 per cent
air conditioner in the lounge. Externally we have a Spring has sprung in Re-
clearance rate and Newtown
single garage and carport, and fernery in the large gional Victoria and that
logged 56 auctions and a
back yard. The block is approximately 835m2 and it means that the auction mar-
clearance rate of 73.2 per
would also suit the developer searching for an ideal ket will heat up: The Real
cent.
townhouse development site (STCA) within walking Estate Institute of Victoria
distance to all the facilities that our lovely town has to (REIV) expects at least 850 The top clearance rates
offer. Attend one of our Open for Inspections to take auctions to take place this (from a minimum of 15 auc-
the time to check this one out. season. tions) in Regional Victoria
were in Grovedale (27 auc-
Auction activity traditional-
tions, 92.6 per cent), Belmont
ly cools in winter, although
Regional Victoria has fared (94 auctions, 88.3 per cent),
better than Metropolitan Ballarat Central (25 auctions,
Melbourne with clearance 88 per cent), East Geelong (24
rates sitting at 69.6 per cent auctions, 87.5 per cent) and
so far in 2018 compared with Jan Juc (27 auctions, 85.2 per
65.7 per cent at the same cent - the highest on record
time last year. for the town).
At this point in 2017, Re- The areas to watch this
gional Victoria had hosted spring are Kilmore, Kyneton,
1815 auctions with 1193 Jan Juc, Wallan and Ocean
sales under the hammer Grove. Kilmore has already
compared with 1702 auc- hosted 14 auctions resulting
tions and 1184 sales in 2018. in 10 sales so far in 2018, with
The sluggish market cou- its median house price sit-
pled with incentives for first ting at $440,000. Kyneton has
homebuyers means spring surpassed its 2017 auction
will provide the best oppor- record with 12 sales already
tunity for purchasers to get this year and its strongest
into the market for years. clearance rate since 2015.
www.arbeerealestate.com.au As more properties are For further information on
listed and buyer interest auction volumes and clear-
140 Main Street, Bacchus Marsh 5367 2333 intensifies over the coming ance rates, visit https://reiv.
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Arbee Real Estate
AUCTION 1 Sutherland Street, Bacchus Marsh AUCTION 18 McFarland Street, Bacchus Marsh
3 1 2 3 1 2

Great Opportunity! Great Location! Magnificent Neighbourhood
Consisting of 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, lounge, dining room, kitchen/ One owner, triple fronted, brick and tile 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom home
meals area this property is perfect for renovation or extension. with a spacious lounge, kitchen/meals area and north facing sunroom.
Decorative ceilings in the lounge, dining and bedrooms and gas heater Beautiful gardens, carport and large workshop/shed. Corner block
and wall a/c in the lounge. Externally we have a single garage and within walking distance to the Village Shopping Centre and Schools.
carport, and fernery in the large back yard. The block is approximately Excellent location to raise your family. The block is approximately
835m2 and it would also suit a developer. 766m2 and also offers the opportunity for subdivision (STCA).
INSPECT Saturday 8th September 11.30am-12.00pm INSPECT Saturday 8th September 12.30-1.00pm
AUCTION Saturday 15th September 11.00am AUCTION Saturday 6th October 11.00am
CONTACT
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FOR SALE 57 Wittick Street, Bacchus Marsh AUCTION 1 Fisken Street, Bacchus Marsh
1 1 2 3 1 1

A Place To Call Home What An Opportunity!
Consisting of 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, lounge, kitchen/meals area this
This charming Swenrick Cottage is a rare find indeed. Situated on a
property provides a fantastic opportunity for a range of buyers. Ideal
large 831m² block close to schools, shops & sporting facilities oozes

SOLD
for a renovation/extension project in a great location, or the investor/

SOLD
character from the moment you walk through the front door it gives
developer (STCA). The block is approximately 695m2 and is within
you a warm & inviting feeling, with plenty of scope to extend and add
walking distance to all the facilities that our lovely town has to offer.
your own personal touch.
INSPECT By appointment INSPECT By appointment
FOR SALE $390,000-$420,000 AUCTION Saturday 18th August 11.00am
CONTACT Peter Leonard 0429 671 990 CONTACT Daryl Gould 0409 233 157
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SPRING IS HERE & WE NEED MORE PROPERTIES!
If you have been thinking of selling
contact the team at Arbee
FOR SALE 92 Underbank Blvd, Bacchus Marsh FOR SALE 40 Grey Street, Bacchus Marsh
2 1 2 3 1 2

Ticks A Few Boxes! Invest in Me!!
This neat 2 bedroom home with walk thru bathroom & 3 living areas 3 bedroom 1 bathroom house is an ideal investment. Spacious lounge
provides the ideal opportunity for first home buyers to enter the market room with gas wall heater. Kitchen & meals area has wall a/c. Bedrooms
or investors to add to their portfolio. Located on a nice 790m2 corner 1 & 2 have BIRs & bedroom 3 is big. Large brick garage & workshop

SOLD SOLD
block the home has a formal lounge, spacious kitchen & adjoining approx. 9m x 6m with roller door, concrete floor, power & mechanics pit
family room & a separate large rumpus room that could be easily & large backyard on 800m2. Walking distance to the Darley Shopping
divided to create a 3rd bedroom. centre. Currently tenanted with tenant keen to stay on long term.
INSPECT By appointment INSPECT By appointment
FOR SALE $379,000-$399,000 FOR SALE $375,000-$395,000
CONTACT Daryl 0409 233 157 CONTACT Daryl Gould 0409 233 157
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FOR SALE 16 Pilmer Street, Bacchus Marsh FOR SALE 12 Moore Street, Bacchus Marsh
3 2 1 3 2 2

Perfect Location, Perfect Home Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover
Centrally located in one of our premier streets this home of 3 bedrooms, Family home on a 1011m2 block has to be inspected to be appreciated.
2 bathrooms plus a second lounge/study/4th bedroom presents Built to utilise the slope of the land, beautifully presented 3 bedroom, 2
beautifully. Master has WIR & ENS, & bedrooms 2 & 3 have BIRs. bathroom home with 2 great living areas. The lower level brings us into
Ducted heating and cooling installed throughout. Single garage & also a huge rumpus room with your own wine cellar under the staircase.

UNDER CONTRACT UNDER CONTRACT
a single carport. The home is fitted with solar panels to save on your Large double garage, adjoining workshop and toilet with vanity, as well
energy costs and roller shutters for added security. as under house storage area.
INSPECT By appointment INSPECT By appointment
FOR SALE $590,000-$640,000 FOR SALE $580,000-$620,000
CONTACT Daryl 0409 233 157 CONTACT Daryl Gould 0409 233 157
WEB arbeerealestate.com.au WEB arbeerealestate.com.au

Ian McDonald Steve Creese Daryl Gould Peter Leonard Denise Sniegowski Liam Gair
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www.arbeerealestate.com.au
140 Main Street, Bacchus Marsh 5367 2333
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master with ensuite, 2 separate living timber flooring, high ceilings, gas
zones, large kitchen with ample Kelvin Gaffiero 0481 991 828 central heating & evaporative cooling. Kelvin Gaffiero 0481 991 828
cupboard space. A level rear backyard Web www.lensmith.com.au 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, quality Web www.lensmith.com.au
on approx. 600 sqm. This one will be appliances to kitchen, great outdoor
hard to beat for convenience. entertainment area, single garage plus
workshop. Perfect in every way.

HOMES
ON SHOW
Saturday
11.00-11.30am
Photo ID required

3 2 3 3 2 2
Bacchus Marsh 6 O’Hagan Place Bed Bath Car
Bacchus Marsh 3 Steele Court Bed Bath Car

Quiet Retreat in Neighbourly Court Private Sale Handy to Everywhere Private Sale
Set on a super sized 1200 sqm parcel There is plenty of room to live, relax
Price $575,000 – $610,000 Price Contact agent
of land is this family home surrounded and entertain in this immaculate kept
by lush greenery and positioned in Office 2/137 Main Street, home with easy care gardens. Located Office 2/137 Main Street,
quiet court only minutes from Bacchus Bacchus Marsh 5367 8128 in a private court setting and only Bacchus Marsh 5367 8128
Marsh’s thriving main street shopping minutes from the vibrant main street
Contact Len Smith 0418 343 754 Contact Len Smith 0418 343 754
precinct & popular zoned primary shopping precinct and popular primary
Kelvin Gaffiero 0481 991 828 Kelvin Gaffiero 0481 991 828
schools. The home reveals immense schools this home will certainly impress
open plan living zones, updated Web www.lensmith.com.au with it’s many features, so call today to Web www.lensmith.com.au
kitchen with SS appliances extending make your appointment.
to a beautiful covered outdoor
entertainment area.

HOMES HOMES
ON SHOW ON SHOW
Saturday Saturday
2.00-2.30pm 3.00-3.30pm
Photo ID required Photo ID required

4 2 4 3 2 4
Coimadai 195 Camerons Road Bed Bath Car
Toolern Vale 212 Andersons Road Bed Bath Car

Views Galore & Character Home on Private Sale Unique Home with Mesmerising Views Private Sale
14.85 Acres This instantly engaging home is
Price $1,225,000 - $1,275,000 Price $680,000 - $720,000
Escape the hustle and bustle and arrive destined to impress with it’s beautiful
home to this haven where privacy and Office 2/137 Main Street, views, long list of features and versatile Office 2/137 Main Street,
serenity go hand in hand. This grand Bacchus Marsh 5367 8128 floor plan. A stunning renovation is Bacchus Marsh 5367 8128
blue stone built home strikes a balance all complete offering 2 living zones,
Contact Len Smith 0418 343 754 Contact Len Smith 0418 343 754
between elegance and character. 2 bathrooms, a gorgerous kitchen
Situated on approx. 14.85 acres of Kelvin Gaffiero 0481 991 828 with quality appliances, alfresco Kelvin Gaffiero 0481 991 828
predominantly cleared land with a little Web www.lensmith.com.au entertainment area, double garage and Web www.lensmith.com.au
light bush and with amazing view to the 13m x 7m colourbond workshop, land
Wombat State Forest. size is nearly 1 acre (3292sqm) with
town water connected.
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INTRODUCING OUR NEW OFFICE!
YPA Bacchus Marsh

NOW OPEN
Darley 10 Currington Crescent
Grand & Modern Family Home in a Cosy Location!
Sleek design, classy décor and plenty of
space for the growing family is what this
Private Sale
Inspect
4 2

$689,000 - $739,000
3

Sat 8th Sept 10.00-10.30am
Kurunjang 40 Pennyroyal Crescent
Sleek Home On 558m2 (approx.)
This wonderful home comprises of 3
bedrooms with built in robes. Inviting
Private Sale
Inspect
3

$409,000 - $430,000
1

Sat 8th Sept 11.00-11.30am
1

Same Network | Same Passion | New Location
beautiful property presents. Set in a quiet Photo ID required and flexible floor plan, large living area, Photo ID required
court location this spacious family home Contact Alannah Shea 0412 856 347 car port with side access to utilise your Contact Shane O’Brien 0431 766 082
offers four bedrooms master with ensuite Shane Spiteri 0488 980 115 massive 558m2 (approx.) block, and Lucas Ekerbicer 0418 465 892
and his/hers walk in robes with 3 large living positioned only walking distance to
zones on a massive approx 827m2 block. schooling and other amenities.

Bacchus Marsh 5 Donald Street 4 3 8

Happily Ever After!
Situated in a quiet, highly-desired and very central location, within easy walking
distance to the heart of town, this utterly unique, completely renovated
weatherboard masterpiece is an absolute must see iconic piece of real estate.
Demanding with a beautiful and bold façade, set back behind a picket fence on
a large 907m2 (approx.) block, this extensive, ready-to-accommodate property
(Circa. 1910) comes with a long list of features, high quality inclusions and a
range of options for all buyers.

Private Sale $799,000 - $850,000
Inspect Sat 8th Sept 2.15-2.45pm
Photo ID required
Contact Shane O’Brien 0431 766 082
Lucas Ekerbicer 0418 465 892

Thinking of Selling? Call Vickie Ramon 0403 194 621 or Shane O’Brien 0431 766 082

YPA BACCHUS MARSH 5310 1333
4/8 Church Street, Bacchus Marsh ypa.com.au
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62 Nelson Street, Darley
INTRODUCING OUR NEW OFFICE!
YPA Bacchus Marsh

NOW OPEN
Area
Same Record! $730,000
Network | Same Passion | New Location

Vendor Testimonial
“ Hi Alannah
I just wanted to take this opportunity to express my
gratitude for your outstanding efforts in selling my
home. From our very first meeting, I was impressed by
your professionalism, enthusiasm and understanding of
the local real estate market.
You kept me informed every step of the way, was punctual
for every meeting, gave me accurate and realistic
expectations and delivered on all of your promises
achieving the sales price that I wanted. You were text
book perfect in every way!!
It has been an absolute pleasure dealing with
you and the YPA team and you are now my


Real Estate Agent of choice.

Call today for your free market appraisal
M: 0412 856Thinking of Selling? Call Vickie Ramon 0403 194 621 or Shane O’Brien 0431 766 082
347 E: alannahs@ypa.com.au

YPA BACCHUS MARSH 5310 1333
4/8 Church Street, Bacchus Marsh ypa.com.au
Trade & Business
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AIR CONDITIONING ANTENNAS ANTENNAS
FRIGWORKS 
AIRCONDITIONING
EXPRESS ANTENNAS
• Heavy Duty VHF - FM - AM Antennas
& COMMERCIAL
REFRIGERATION • Digital Ready Antennas
Sales Service • Digital Set Top Boxes
& I n s t a l l a t i o n s PIC 109528 • Amplifiers
Authorised by The Australian Refrigeration Council AU 34822 • TV & VCR Tuning
0411 649 321  • Extra Points
53686363  • All Work Guaranteed 7 Days
Email: inquiries@frigworks.com.au • Pensioner Discount Mob: 0417 711 712 Ph: 5367 5857

AUTOMOTIVE AUTOMOTIVE AUTOMATIC GATES CATERING
Complete Maintenance Services CROWN

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■ Automotive service and repair
• Qualified and experienced mechanics
■ Vehicle hoist install, maintenance & repair
■ Mobile Service available
CATERING
“Food fit for a King”
• Log book servicing ■ Batteries ■ Tyres ■ 4x4 specialist
■ Material handling repairs & maintenance Corporate functions,
• Tyre supply & puncture repairs AFTER HOURS 24/7 SERVICING Engineering Weddings, Birthdays,
• Brake replacement including inhouse machining & REPAIRS (by appointment) • Automatic Gates and Doors. Dinner Parties, Funerals,
• Oils, filters, coolants available for purchase Call Simon 0419 750 753 • Security Bars and Grills • CCTV Engagements, Christenings
• VACC accredited COURTESY CAR AVAILABLE • All Security needs • On-site welding Phone Dianne
• 24/7 breakdown towing available 11 Kennedy Place, Maddingley Located in Wallace Qualified Chef
115 Inglis Street Ballan Phone 0418 379 265 0428 682 366
Ph 5368 1968 strongfitengineering@gmail.com didebono@itaus.net

BUILDING AND HOME MAINTENANCE / FARM SERVICES

Modern day maintenance for your home, farm or rural property
♦ Kitchen and bathroom renovations ♦ Small excavation & trenching FREE
QUOTES:
♦ Home and building maintenance ♦ Augur drilling, post holes, footings H.I.A.
♦ Verandahs and decking ♦ Bobcat & dingo services Builders
♦ Horse and animal shelters ♦ Driveways & yard maintenance Licence
Accredited
♦ New fencing and fence maintenance ♦ Need something done? JUST ASK!
Call Steve: 5360 8394 Mobile: 0499 102 139 www.bascotrading.com.au

CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING ENGINEERING ELECTRICIAN
GREENDALE CLEANING SERVICES
Carpet Cleaning, Upholstery, Tile, Grout, Windows, Concrete,
ROSSCO ENGINEERING AND SALES MN212G4

Auto & Marine Upholstery, Vinyl Stripping & Sealing
- Manufacturing - Metals - Engineering On Site
- Hydraulic Hoses & Fittings - Powder Coating
Senior - Sand Blasting - Custom Fabrication - Welding ◆ COMMERCIAL
discou
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CARPCIET
AN 13 Reddrop St, Bacchus Marsh ◆ RESIDENTIAL
TECHNI All areas CALL CHRIS TABB
PH: 5367 1141
Steve 0490 387 657 AH: 0418 301 841 Mob 0419 397 393
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ELECTRICIAN ELECTRICIAN EXCAVATION

A 2B EARTHWORKS
Excavator, Bobcat & Tipper
■ Industrial/Automation ■ Solar Power/Solar Hot Water ✸ All types of fencing ✸ Retaining walls
• Split systems ■ Commercial ■ Energy Management ✸ Driveways ✸ Tree/Waste Removal
• New Installations
• Renovations ■ Residential ■ Free LED lighting ✸ Post holes & footings ✸ Horse Arenas
• Pat Testing 2 Osborne Street, Bacchus Marsh ✸ Rock Walls ✸ Trenching

Ph: 5368 2001
• 24 Hour Emergency Service ✸ Dams ✸ Redgum Firewood
E: flowsmartelectrical@hotmail.com No job too small. Reliable service and competitive rates.
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M: 0433 348 403 www.keemin.com.au REC 5096 Phone Andrew 0439 681 120

EXCAVATION FENCING FLORIST

Peter Fry Bacchus

Bobcat & Small Tipper
Site Clean Up
& General Earthworks
Fencing Pty Ltd
Farm Fencing
looMs
Flowers for all occasions
by Mel
Weekend Work Wedding Specialist Call for an appointment
Phone: 5367 1909 Mobile: 0419 112 862
Ph Steve 0439 476 966 Adam: 0428 519 855 Phone Melinda 0418 103 533
Trade & Business
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GARAGE DOORS GARDENING GARDENING SERVICES HANDYMAN
Shugg Gardening
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*Remotes and Motors Services Services
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• Lawns Mowed
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• Rubbish Removal • Garden Clean Ups
• Mulching, Fertilising • Fully Insured
• Rubbish Removed
• Rubbish Removal • Gutter Cleaning
• Instant Lawn • Landscaping • Paving and clean up
Call Andrew 0417 385 483
• Residential & Rental, Rural,
Vacant Land, Industrial Estates
• Instant Turf Laid
• Landscaping
• Small tree trimming & removal
• Painting “WE DO IT ALL”
your garden
www.doorservicesvic.com.au • Free Quotes Available
Phone 0437 899 417 or 0407 636 345
• Fully Insured
Brad: 0427 725 192 for Spring
andrew@doorservicesvic.com.au Matt 0422 115 615 fixit.wedoitall@gmail.com
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• Carpentry • Painting including plaster repairs, most makes and models. • Wallpapering, Faux & Specialised finishes
• Verandahs & decking Pruning of all fruit trees and roses,
Vehicles wanted - • Complete Handyman & property maintenance service
Weed Spraying & Trees Trimmed, • Plastering & General building repairs
• Tiling • Plastering Planting, Repotting, New Mulch, Free pickup.
• Free Quotes
• Bathroom renovations Pressure Washing of Concrete,
Ph: (03) 5368 2888
25% off all work Contact Neil Harty Ph: 5367 1776
Mobile: 0458 831 657 26 HADDON DRIVE BALLAN 3342 Mob: 0418 312 288 Email: neilharty1@gmail.com
FRANK 0427 184 808

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BALLAN & DISTRICT
LEETE PLUMBING SHORCANE CONSTRUCTIONS

MN10071G
PLUMBING
• Wallpaper • Minor Plastering Repairs
SERVICES Mark Reddish • Renovations • Bathroom • Kitchens
• Graffiti Removal • New Homes Servicing Ballarat, 0418 343 547 • General Carpentry • Pergolas • Decks
• Restoration & Repainting of Bacchus Marsh, Ballan
Residential Properties • General Plumbing • Roofing • Retaining Walls • Tiling • Painting • Plaster
• Decking Specialists and Daylesford • New Homes & Alterations • Bobcat & Tipper Hire • Programmed property maintenance
PH: 0427 502 760 • Dishwasher Installations
E: lucky.phil066@bigpond.com • Maintenance Big or small jobs - Guaranteed and Insured
W: www.leeteplumbingservices.com • Surrounding Areas Ray 0419 544 332
jcfarley@iinet.net.au Reg. 24148
reg 20152 Email: ballananddistrictplumbing@gmail.com shorcane@gmail.com PO Box 250 Bacchus Marsh VIC 3340

PLUMBING RUBBISH REMOVAL SEPTIC CLEANING SMASH REPAIRS STONEMASON
BALLANPTYPLUMBING TIDY SKIPS.COM Septic Tank BODY CLINIC WILSON
MEMORIALS
SMASH REPAIRS
LTD Cleaning Ivers
STONEMASONS
Specialising in Waste Water Treatment Systems
CHEAPER BECAUSE Service Liquid BALLARAT
• General Plumbing • Grease Traps Waste -VACC Accredited -All work guaranteed & All District Cemeteries
• Pump sales and service WE’RE LOCAL -Courtesy Car available by appointment ✿✿✿
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PH 0418 145 316 • Triple Interceptors - Low Bake Oven for Factory Finish All Memorial Works
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155 Inglis Street BALLAN • Industrial Waste - Dustless sanding - Spot welder Ph 5335 8074 Fax 5336 2669
- 24hr secured, monitored premises 814 Latrobe St Ballarat, 3350
Phone: 03 5368 1036 MELTON, BACCHUS MARSH Hayden Ivers
Ph: (03) 5368 2888 Also Stone Benchtops
Mob: 0419 400 025 www.wilsonmemorials.com.au
Email: info@ballanplumbing.com.au
www.ballanplumbing.com.au
& SURROUNDING SUBURBS Ph: (03) 5367 3016 26 HADDON DRIVE BALLAN 3342 info@wilsonmemorials.com.au

SELF STORAGE STOCKFEED TRANSPORT TILER

The Bacch Shed Self Storage STOCKFEED TILER
25kg bag
(Rear of SuperCheap Auto) • Floor and Wall
Oaten Chaff $15
• Brand new • Alarmed and secure
Lucerne Chaff $20 • Household
• Various sizes • Commercial and Domestic Oats $15, Barley $15 • Commercial
• Central • Access 7 days a week
Enter from either Main Street or Young Street
Wheat $15, Combo $18 • No job too small
Phone orders –
(New Phone) Ph 0477 440 551 • FREE measure & quote
0429 017 802 (Laurie)
210 Main St, BACCHUS MARSH (at Ballan Farmers Market Call Stuart on
- Saturday 8 September)
0400 642 727

TOWN PLANNERS TREE LOPPING TREE REMOVAL WATER WASTEWATER
Tiger Natural Wastewater
A & J TREE Spring Water
Systems
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Mulching Service Roadworks Hire
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Fully Insured Call Gary McTigue
Free Quotation & Same Day Service
Phone Allan Fenwick Ph: 5368 2410
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Tabcorp Park Acrofun
Saturday 1 September

BFL Semi-Final Matches
2nd Semi Final
Saturday 8 September - City Oval, Ballarat

FOOTBALL
Seniors
East Point v Melton 2:15pm
Reserves
East Point v Sunbury 11:55am
U/18.5
North Ballarat City v Sunbury 9:55am

NETBALL
A Grade Saturday 1 September, Tabcorp Park Melton Race 6,
North Ballarat City v East Point 2:30pm Winner: Maori Law (9). Trainer: Bill Morgan. Driver: Gavin
B Grade Lang. Photo: Stuart McCormick HRV.
Sunbury v Lake Wendouree 1:15pm
C Grade Bacchus Marsh Soccer Club
Ballarat v Bacchus Marsh 12pm Results - Elimination Finals Local Bacchus Marsh Acrofun teams, Orange 1st place and
D Grade Black 3rd place (pictured) were part of hosting a Gymstar
Under 13s Div 1 Open
Lake Wendouree v East Point 11am competition recently, attracting 150 gymnasts over three
Bacchus Marsh Blue (0) lost Victoria Park Blue (1)
E Grade sessions.
Under 13s Div 2 Open
Melton South v Ballarat 10am
Bacchus Marsh Yellow (1) lost Sebastopol Vikings Gold (2) -
19 & Under Extra time. Goal - Cameron Gilliland (1)
Ballarat v North Ballarat 9am Under 15s Div 1 Open
1st Semi Final Bacchus Marsh Blue (1) lost Ballarat North United Black (2)
Sunday 9 September - City Oval, Ballarat Goal - Harry Barnes (1)
FOOTBALL Under 16 Girls
Senior Bacchus Marsh (1) lost Ballarat North United (7)
North Ballarat City v Darley 2:15pm Goal - Diandra Rizzo (1)
Reserves Under 13 Div 2
Bacchus Marsh v Melton South 11:55am Bacchus Marsh (1) lost Sebastopol (2)
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East Point v Redan 9:55am Bacchus Marsh (0) lost Vic. Park (1)

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Devils triumph over Cobras Photos: Tim Saultry

were red hot early, 29 free Darley opened up an ailing away win over Melton.
kicks were paid at one a Bacchus Marsh outfit piling Losing (then) Captain Scott
minute, to remind the play- on six unanswered goals to Sherlock ahead of round 12
ers just who was in control win comfortably. would prove disastrous. The
(Darley 13 - Bacchus Marsh It was Bacchus Marsh’s low- Cobras won just two games
16). est score of the season. from their last seven in his
The whistle and the rain Devils playing coach Heath absence.
abated thereafter as the Scotland spoke of his team’s
game continued in a typi- Bacchus Marsh Coach
ability to limit the Cobras
cal arm wrestle like fashion Travis Hodgson was una-
top end talent.
throughout the second term. vailable for comment before
“(Abe)Kur battled his heart
A late goal to Darley’s Jake this article went to print.
out against (Daniel) Burton
Ancrum gave the Devils a and was able to influence the A monster crowd of 5000
slender three-point lead at footy fans witnessed the
contest on the spread. (Jack-
the main break. Elimination Finals action at
son) Carrick responded well
After half time the Devils after quarter time to nullify Darley Park last Sunday, the
by Todd Whelan
began to gain some decisive (Aaron) Willits, while (Jacob) second largest of any game
momentum to kick away in Zeestraten and (Ryan) Ellis’ in recent Ballarat Football
Reigning premiers Darley the context of a low scoring efforts on (Ben) Speight and League history.
continued their strangle- affair, before a late goal to (Jake) Owen were good.” This Sunday’s First Semi
hold over town rivals Bac- Ben Speight from a costly
chus Marsh with a runaway Scotland complimented his Final between North Bal-
turnover kept the Cobras
52-point win in last Sunday’s mid-fielders’ dominance, es- larat City and Darley will be
within 12-points at the final
Elimination Final at Darley pecially after half time. broadcast live from 2pm on
change. The Devils faith-
Park. ful had their hearts in their “(Luther) Baker played the APPLE 98.5FM.
It was their fifth win in a mouths as they failed to best game I’ve seen him play
DARLEY 1.1-7 3.8-26 6.13-
row against the old enemy capitilise on an increasing and (Steve) Kennedy looked
49 12.20-92 def
and their third this year. The inside 50 count, missing dangerous and was able to
get off the leash.” BACCHUS MARSH 3.1-19
win sets up another do or crucial set shots to keep the
“I was rapt with the way the 3.5-23 5.7-37 5.10-40
die meeting, this time with Cobras within reach.
an inform North Ballarat in A final 30 minutes of foot- boys (team) maintained their DARLEY (GOALS) S. Ken-
Sunday’s First Semi Final at ball would decide the fate of confidence, absorbed pres- nedy 3, H. Scotland 2, J.
City Oval. last year’s two Grand Final- sure and stuck to their tasks Ancrum 2, B. Graham, A.
The Cobras threw caution ists. A spot in the 1st Semi from start to finish.” Kur, M. Young, H. Inglis, A.
into the wind early with Final lay in waiting for the For Bacchus Marsh, it re- Azzorpardi
an unfamiliar focus of the winners while a seat at the ally was the season that got DARLEY (BEST) L. Baker,
physical kind to unsettle the bar for a Mad Monday ses- away. The Cobras were in A. Kur, J. Zeestraten, R. Ellis,
Devils. One could be right to sion would be the only con- ‘flag favorite’ conversation J. Carrick, S. Kennedy, L. De-
assume it had the desired ef- solation for the loser. early on only to fall away in lahey, M. Young, D. Leonard.
fect as the Cobras went into It would be the Devils who the back half of the season to
BACCHUS MARSH
quarter time with a 12-point would stick to their task of finish a disappointing fifth.
(GOALS) B. Speight 2, T.
lead. On the other hand, it spread and pressure. The They lost their last six games
could well have been their against top six opposition, Shea, D. Burton, H. Coulton
reigning premiers converted
undoing given two gettable their landslide advantage you’d have to go back to BACCHUS MARSH (BEST)
set shots on goal in time-on of inside 50s (48-28) and the round seven (June 9) to find R. Stuhldreier, D. Burton, J.
were reversed for un-disci- better part of centre clear- their last win in such com- Owen, A. Willits, L. Blun-
plinary actions. The umpires ances (14-7) at game’s end. pany, ironically a 108 point dell, H. King

Ballarat Junior Football League
Results - Finals
Semi-Final 2
U16.5 Seniors
North Ballarat 4.6 (30) def Lake Wendouree 3.11 (29)
Ballarat Football League East Point 12.9 (81) def Redan 6.7 (43)
Results - Finals U16.5 Reserves
Elimination Final 1 Bacchus Marsh 13.10 (88) def Redan 3.8 (26)
Seniors Ballarat 18.15  (123) def Sebastopol 3.1 (19)
Melton 10.16  (76) def Lake Wendouree 8.6  (54) U14 Seniors
Reserves East Point 9.13 (67) def Mount Clear 2.2 (14)
Sunbury  5.7  (37) def Melton 5.2  (32) North Ballarat 13.6 (84) def Ballarat  1.0   (6)
Under 18.5s U14 Reserves
Redan 7.9  (51) def Lake Wendouree 4.4  (28) North Ballarat  4.6 (30)  def Mount Clear 2.7 (19)
Redan 6.5 (41) def East Point 2.4 (16)
Elimination Final 2
U12 Seniors
Seniors
North Ballarat 6.9 (45) def Mount Clear 4.3 (27)
Darley 12.20 (92) def Bacchus Marsh 5.10 (40) Ballarat 4.5 (29) def East Point 4.3 (27)
Reserves U12 Reserves
Melton South 13.12 (90) def Darley 7.6  (48) North Ballarat 0.3   (3) def Redan  0.0   (0)
Under 18.5s
Darley 3.2 (20) def Ballarat 2.1 (13)
Sunbury 9.12  (66) def Ballarat 7.9 (51)
Qualifying Final Ballan Golf Club Darley Junior Football
Seniors
East Point 9.10  (64) def North Ballarat City 9.9  (63)
Reserves
Results - Week ending Saturday 1 September
Wednesday – Men’s & Ladies
Netball Club
East Point 5.16  (46) def Bacchus Marsh 2.6  (18) Winner Barry Sims (13) 37 points, Results – Semi Final
Under 18.5s R/up Bob Arklay (10) 33 points. FOOTBALL
North Ballarat City 6.12  (48) def East Point 2.3  (15) Magpie -14th Bob Arklay. U/12 Reserves
Saturday – Monthly Medal & 1st Round McIlvena Cup. Darley 3-2-20 def Ballarat 2-1-13
AFL Goldfields Women’s A Grade - Winner Chris Tudor 78-13-65. Goals – Jack Lewin 1, Lachlan Bartolo, Charlie Oughtred
Awards – Noah Johansen (BOG), Lucas Closter, Rhys
Football League R/up Don Wickson 81-14-67.
Younger, Lucas Carnell, Lachlan Smith, Charlie Oughtred
B Grade - Winner Rob Brown 88-20-65.
Results – Grand Finals
R/up Frank White 97-24-73. NETBALL
BFNL U18 Youth Girls NTPs - 2  Athol Love, 12th Frank Raffaele, 15th Bob Arklay.
nd U/13 Reserves
Lake Wendouree 2.7  (19) def Ballarat Swans 2.3  (15) Darley 15 lost North Ballarat 21
Magpie - 14th Brian Cran
AFL Goldfields U15 Youth Girls Balls 4, Cut-off 67: Chris Tudor, Don Wickson, Anthony Goals – Charlotte Drevensek 15
Redan 3.4  (22) def Lake Wendouree 1.6  (12) Moore, Rob Brown. Awards – Jordyn Mace (BOC)
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Qualifying Final Preliminary Final 1
A Grade 13 & Under
Sunbury 34 lost North Ballarat City 44 Buninyong 33 def Hepburn 20
East Point 54 lost Sebastopol 50 15 & Under
B Grade Buninyong 33 def Springbank 26
Sunbury 57 def East Point 46 (in overtime - 25 all at full time)
Lake Wendouree 48 def Ballarat 32 17 & Under
C Grade Bungaree 15 lost Learmonth 19
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Learmonth 32 def Bungaree 31
D Grade
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Carngham 11 lost Springbank 25
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B Grade
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Call 0457 085 048 Phone 0488 782 555 Phone 041 833 1190 $9,000 - Phone 0419 335 362 $9,900 ono. Ph 0400 141 811 $3,500 ONO Ph 0400 127 814

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gas stove and grill, 12 months more sizes available. $6990
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BACCHUS
FINA MARSH

FINALS

8 2
2 FOR
$ 99 $ 49

Fresh Chicken Breast
KG

Australian
Hass
$ 3 Cavendish
KG

Fillets Skin Off Avocados Bananas

Bertocchi
Premium Short Cut
Leg Ham Bacon

$
7 $
7 $
8 $
5
99 99 99 99
KG KG KG KG

Fresh Chicken Breast SAVE SAVE SAVE

Fillets Skin On $ 4 $7 Danish Feta
$ 6

BAKED BAKED
FRESH FRESH
INSTORE INSTORE

25 $
1 $
2
99 99
22
99
$ $ KG EA EA

KG

SAVE SAVE

Gourmet Marinara Mix
South Australian Large
Cooked Prawns White Rolls 6pk 1
$ 30
Tea Cakes
$ 301

½
PRICE

6 4
2 FOR 2 FOR

5 5
$ 90
EA $ 98 $ $ 99
EA
EA

Four’N Twenty SAVE SAVE SAVE
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1.1kg
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600/750g 227
$

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$ 18
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or Rose 750ml
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