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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

    Swimming for awareness

    A Sunbury woman is on a mission to raise money and awareness…

    Glamour and gangsters

    Audiences are in for a touch of old school glitz and glamour,…

    Have your say

    Kyneton South residents are being invited to have their say on the…

    Ride on time for veterans

    Two mates set out on an epic 15-day charity ride from South…

    Funding announced

    A new state emergency management institute in Mount Macedon is a step…

    Ongoing battle

    Sunbury residents say they have had enough of the town’s carparking woes.…

    Hospital feedback call

    Kyneton residents are being urged to speak up before a major redevelopment…

    Late night thefts

    Thieves are siphoning petrol from parked cars while their owners sleep. Police…

    Extra trains

    Commuters will have an additional 18 services on the Bendigo line to…

    Keep a look out

    Fungi foragers are being warned to avoid poisonous wild mushrooms in the…

    Community wins in budget

      Parents with young children, volunteers, sports groups, walkers and cyclists are…

    Saving lives in schools

    More Macedon Ranges young people will be informed, inspired and possibly saved…

    Wetlands to be restored

    Native plants and animals along Jacksons Creek will be better protected thanks…

    Mind how you go

    A mother and daughter are reaching out to young people struggling with…

    Wheels are rolling

    A community campaign to collect old, unwanted bikes, fix them up and…
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