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


Maldon In Winter

The popular Maldon in Winter Festival, an initiative of Maldon Inc., runs from the end of June throughout the school holidays until 14 July. 

So bring your friends, family and grandchildren to experience the wonderful range of events on show...

From Nature Sprung

As the title suggests, nature abounds in this exhibition of 10 oil painters at Cascade Art in Maldon. 

Art lovers packed the gallery last Saturday for the official opening by Gallery Director Kareen Anchen.

“All of the artists are inspired by a love of nature and it’s really evident in their work,” Kareen said...

School Captains' petition gathers momentum

Maldon Primary School’s petition ‘to create a safe and enjoyable playground for all students at the school’ has amassed more than 300 signatures.

The petition was started by school captains Archie and Angus last month in a bid to get grass on the soccer pitch and the oval at the school.

“Our soccer pitch is full of dirt and rocks … some days we can’t play out there without a getting a mouth full of dirt,” the students stated on the petition. “In winter it gets muddy and the children get all wet and muddy.”...

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