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    Esther Lauaki

    Esther Lauaki reports on news, people and events for the Melton & Moorabool Star Weekly. elauaki@starweekly.com.au


    Articles by Esther Lauaki

    MY MELTON: Nathan Miles

    What is your connection to Melton?   Me and my family moved…

    Party time for Melton

    Thousands are expected at the Djerriwarrh Festival in Melton this weekend to…

    Bacchus' growth plan revealed

    Affordable housing, job creation and developing new communities are central to the…

    Baby first is key to plan

    Melton parents are among hundreds of people across the north-west suburbs who…

    Heat turned up in push for pool

      A Bacchus Marsh woman is calling on her fellow residents to…

    Tram crew's cafe ready for big brew

    Springside P-9 College students have breathed new life into an old Z-class…

    Financial woes sting residents

    Melton and Bacchus Marsh have been counted among Victoria’s bankruptcy hotspots, an…

    It's all about the base

    Melton State Emergency Service crews and volunteers are set to have a…

    Police frustrated with motorists

    Police are disappointed by the number of motorists who gambled with their…

    A peek at Melton's past

    Descendents of a pioneering Melton family helped open a time capsule last…

    Buskers converge on Melton

    Buskers have converged on Melton’s town centre for a free music and…

    Tatchell takes the lead

      The next 12 months will be veteran councillor Paul Tatchell’s third,…

    A model day out gets airborne

    Large-scale model aircraft, hamburgers and hot dogs will all be part of…

    Street art springs to life

    Street and stencil artist HAHA is bringing his art and ideas to…

    A time to remember

    Thousands are expected to gather in Melton to commemorate the dead and…
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