The future of cricket in Colbinabbin!
Junior cricket is BIG in Colbinabbin largely due to the enthusiasm of coach Bill West.
Bill has generously donated his time each Monday over several months to teach the local kids about one of his passions, and that is cricket and the skills of hitting and catching a cricket ball . . . never too late to improve, hey Bill!
Bill did a brilliant job, keeping the kids engaged and enthused at each clinic. Both the children and parents were very grateful for the time and energy Bill volunteered to this clinic. They thank Bill “for making this great town a little bit greater!”
Bill was really caught off-guard at the Cricket Club’s Presentation night when he was awarded a Life Membership for over twenty-four years of service to the Club - a well-deserved honour.
New owners for the Colbinabbin Hotel
The Colbinabbin Hotel which sits in the hub of the town has been sold!
Plenty of action at the site of the new hospital/hostel
The building is now ready for the roof to go on with the framing completed on the new Waranga Hospital and Hostel in High Street Rushworth.
Funds allocated as Community Planning Program is finalised
Planning Program is finalised Rushworth has been allocated $35,812.50 to be used as leverage funding to assist in progressing the Waranga Trail project. The allocation is from the Community Planning Implementation Fund (CPIF), which is to be expended as the twelve year old Community Planning Group program is wound up.
Campaspe Shire reviewing tip voucher use
Campaspe Shire Council is conducting a community survey to discover how waste vouchers provided with rate notices are used.