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Jeremy Forbes of HALT and Kate Coleman of Tasting Fitness invite you to join them for a fun and social men's health night in Kyneton next week. Photo: Henry Coleman and Josh Hall

Men unite!

A fun and social evening for men covering topics including men's health, nutrition, fitness and mental health will be held next week in Kyneton. Hosted...
On March 7 Jacob Pearce will begin a 375km walk for youth mental health.

Smashing the stigma

Two years ago Jacob Pearce was at a party and in a highly intoxicated state. In a moment that changed his life forever, he fell...
Community health nurse Bronwyn Grieve (holding a defibrillator) with CDCH volunteers Kaye Bourke, Joan White and Lyn Hall are supporting the petition for a public after-hours defibrillator.

Push for defib

Momentum is building to get a defibrillator installed for after-hours public access in central Castlemaine. Bronwyn Grieve, community health nurse at Castlemaine District Community Health,...
The team behind No Lights No Lycra (L-R Lucy, Julie, Katie and Karine) invite you to join them to dance in the dark at Westend Hall at 8pm on Friday. Photo: Penny Ryan

Lose yourself to dance

It's Mental Health Week across Mount Alexander Shire and there's no better time to put on your dancing shoes and lose yourself to dance. Join...
Students at Castlemaine Secondary College enjoy last Thursday's Colour Run. Photo: Eve Lamb

Colour runs riot

What better way to celebrate life in all its charm, chaos and occasional confusion than with a riotous celebration of colour. And so it was...
Gisborne Fire Brigade's Berris Saultry and Di Dale are just two of the local firefighters stepping up for the Melbourne Firefighter Stair Climb and are calling on the community to support the cause.

Local brigades step up

Local firefighters are stepping up to to fight depression, PTSD and suicide in this year's Melbourne Firefighter Stair Climb. Each participant will race up 28...
Dads Club committee members Luke Spielvogel, Mark Constable and Andrew Watt.

Meet the Dads Club

It might be difficult to make new mates in a new town but one group of dads is making it easier for people to...
Local LGBTIQ community consultant Sherene Clow, Castlemaine District Community Health prevention and allied health manager Louise Falconer, Castlemaine Community House manager Martyn Shaddick and Central Victorian Primary Care Partnership's Emma Shannon celebrate Friday's $76,140 announcement.

Funds for local LGBTIQ community

Friday was a great day for the local LGBTIQ community in Castlemaine and surrounds with news of a $76,140 state government grant delivered through...
Local LGBTIQ community consultant Sherene Clow, Castlemaine District Community Health prevention and allied health manager Louise Falconer, Castlemaine Community House manager Martyn Shaddick and Central Victorian Primary Care Partnership's Emma Shannon celebrate Friday's $76,140 announcement.

$780,000 beds boost

The bedding comfort factor is set to improve for staff and patients at Castlemaine Health thanks to a tidy $780,000 state government funding boost. Member...
Midland News - A double-lung transplant has dramatically changed the life of Clare Beatson. She is pictured with her husband Leigh.

A life-changing donation

Just over a year ago Clare Beatson would not have thought about competitive sport let alone getting into a pool, but a life-changing surgery...
Tana Kiak and Katy Condliffe with their children, Handari (2) and baby daughter (not yet named) born on March 29.

Earthquake ‘so big and so violent’

'Harrowing' doesn't begin to describe the destruction left by Papua New Guinea's 7.5 magnitude earthquake that shook the Southern Highlands, killing more than 100...

Callum a real champion

For the last three Royal Children's Hospital Good Friday appeals, young Callum Judd has been watching progress from his hospital bed. This year the brave...

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Always an honour

“No matter the outcome, it’s always an honour to wear the green and gold.” This was the reaction of...

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