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


Flash Fiction Results

The senior and junior winners of our Flash Fiction writing competition will be announced on the TT’s Facebook page on November 19 and the winning entries and judge’s comments will be published in the paper on November 22.

Fire restrictions announced for Mount Alexander Shire

The Fire Danger Period will begin in Mount Alexander Shire at 1am on Monday, 18 November.

CFA District 2 Operations Manager James Dullard said lower winter rainfall across Central Victoria means the grass and bush is dry.

“Recent rainfall will not change the overall dryness. Bureau of Meteorology forecasts that the next three months will be drier and warmer than average,” Mr Dullard said...

The day the guns fell silent

Maldon RSL Sub Branch hosted a moving service at the Cenotaph in the Shire Gardens last Tuesday, 11 November.

The entire Maldon Primary School attended along with members of the RSL, the public and representatives from Tarrengower Women’s Prison.

Maldon RSL Sub Branch President Sharon Telford said: “We gather here today to commemorate the day the guns fell silent on the Western Front marking the end of the First World War, but we also gather to remember...

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