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  • McIvor Highway safety submission

    Nov 16, 17 • NewsNo Comments
    McIvor Highway safety submission

    The Junortoun Community Action Group has prepared a discussion paper about McIvor Highway safety. Read it here: McIvor Highway road safety issues November 2017. The VicRoads McIvor Highway feedback is available for you and your neighbours to complete...

  • Junortoun Community Market 2017

    Jul 23, 17 • EventNo Comments
    Junortoun Community Market 2017

    Junortoun Community Market 2017 The annual Junortoun Community Market is back for 2017, to be held at the Bendigo Baptist Church car park on Saturday 2 September 2017. Join us from 8am to 1pm to purchase locally made products, second-hand goods, craft, local produce, food, drinks and snacks. To book a stall ($15) contact Tom [&hellip...

  • Manning Reserve sign refreshed

    Jan 19, 17 • NewsNo Comments
    Manning Reserve sign refreshed

    During December 2016 and January 2017 the Junortoun Community Action Group has performed some maintenance and painting on the historic sign which recognises the gift of Manning Reserve to the people of Junortoun. Manning Reserve sign January 2017   The sign is estimated to be over 30 years of age and the timber was only [&hellip...

  • Junortoun Community Market – Saturday 3 September

    Aug 22, 16 • EventNo Comments
    Junortoun Community Market – Saturday 3 September

    The Junortoun Community Action Group is holding a community market on Saturday 3 September from 8am to 1pm. The market will feature a range of stalls from local producers and businesses. It will also feature numerous stalls of secondhand goods as well as a range of refreshments. There are limited opportunities available for you to sell [&hellip...

  • How did Junortoun vote?

    Jul 7, 16 • NewsNo Comments
    How did Junortoun vote?

    So how did Junortoun vote? There were 953 votes cast at the Bendigo Baptist Church at Junortoun on Saturday. Of the House of Reps ballots, 913 were formal and 40 ballots were informal. The number of votes cast at Junortoun has increased over the past three elections and is now more than double the number [&hellip...

  • Junortoun community prepares for Election Day grilling

    Jun 29, 16 • EventNo Comments
    Junortoun community prepares for Election Day grilling

    The Junortoun Community Action Group (JCAG) is preparing to participate in a great Australian tradition by hosting a sausage sizzle on election day this Saturday. The Action Group will hold a community BBQ at the Junortoun Polling Booth with proceeds to support local projects. JCAG secretary, Kevin de Vries, said “Elections are an important day [&hellip...

  • Junortoun bus consultation

    May 10, 16 • EventNo Comments
    Junortoun bus consultation

    Junortoun bus services Get involved and have your say A new bus network for Bendigo was introduced on 31 January to provide better bus services for residents. As part of the new network, Public Transport Victoria (PTV) committed to consult with the local community of Junortoun to better understand how buses in the area can meet [&hellip...

  • Junortoun Clean Up Australia Day Postponed

    Mar 3, 16 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Junortoun Clean Up Australia Day Postponed

    The Junortoun Clean Up Australia Day planned for this Sunday (6 March) has been postponed due to the extreme heat forecast for this weekend. The future date will be advised once a date has been set...

  • Junortoun Big Conversation presesentations now available for download

    Jan 29, 16 • Event, NewsNo Comments
    Junortoun Big Conversation presesentations now available for download

    In November 2015 we held the first Junortoun Big Conversation. A community event that updated residents on matters of concern including education, telecommunications, road safety, public transport and community planning, attended by almost 100 people. The presentations from this event are now available for you to view at home. Visit this page to access the [&hellip...

  • McIvor Highway Bridge Upgrade

    Dec 14, 15 • NewsNo Comments
    McIvor Highway Bridge Upgrade

    VicRoads has provided information about a planned upgrade to the small bridge on McIvor Road near Crook Street Strathdale. The works will take approximately two months and are scheduled between April and May 2016. This will result in the Highway between Junortoun and the Bendigo CBD being closed for some or all of this time. [&hellip...