Maldon and districts community newspaper

The Tarrangower Times community newspaper reports on news and events in Maldon (Australia's first notable town), Newstead, Baringhup, Castlemaine, Walmer, Muckleford and surrounding areas.

The Tarrangower Times is available from the following outlets or by Subscription if you are outside our readership areas.

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

Cost: $1.40 | Published: Every Friday | Circulation: 668
Achievements: Celebrated 150 years in 2008.


This week in the Tarrangower Times


Tarrengower Hill Climb is a happening thing!

After much negotiation about the state of the safety barriers on Mount Tarrengower, the historic Hill Climb is going ahead on 21 October this year. 

All manner of exciting vehicles and motorbikes will fly up the hill competing with their own best speeds. The Tarrengower Hill Climb is the oldest and longest Hill Climb in Australia, which is also uphill all the way, according to an enthusiastic competitor Ray Wilcox.  His family have been involved in it since 1938...

Up the Creek Workshop won!

Last weekend the Up The Creek vintage car specialists in Castlemaine won an award for Best Restoration Project (mechanical) in the 2018 VACC Industry Awards, at the VACC 100th Anniversary at Crown Casino. 

They used cutting edge laser scanning and 3D printing technology to help restore the world’s only 1914 Delage Type –S grand prix car, owned by Melbourne collector Stuart Murdoch...

Phud's Ab Fab Dog Walk

Talk about entertaining! Phud’s Dog Walk and Parade was a hoot last Saturday. 

Lots of dogs of all shapes and sizes and their owners gathered at Phud’s for a walk, followed by a competition, organised by Tracey Brown in aid of the Hepburn Wild Life Shelter...

and more .......


Tarrangower Times
4/93 High Street MALDON (PO Box 18) 3463 Ph: 03 5475 2256
Fax: (03) 9017 8939 Contact Us
Privacy Policy Site design: