Churchill and District News Highlights

November 2021

Mathison Park

Work continues at Mathison Park.... read more

Churchill & District News Writing Competition.

For 2021 with the uncertainty of COVID restrictions, Churchill & District News opened its annual writing competition to our local primary schools only..... read more

Where we live

Perhaps you would like to know the history of your street name ? Here are two.... read more

CFA - Prepare for this year's fire season

Victoria is one of the most fire-prone areas in the world. Understanding your level of risk is the first step in knowing what to do before and during a fire..... read more

New CFA truck washing system?

You would be forgiven if that’s your first thought.... read more

October 2021

Giving koalas a new home

Koala food trees need support staff, especially if they are old or infirm.... read more

Churchill CFA – BBQ Safety, Burning off

Now that the spring weather is coming upon us and we start to consider outdoor entertaining, firefighters are calling for everyone to check their barbecue before firing it up..... read more

Looking Back

Several years back, while researching the meaning and impact of nostalgia, Dr Erica Hepper, a psychology lecturer at the University of Surrey, said that nostalgia is a key component in our futures, often acting as a ‘psychological boost’ to make us more motivated..... read more

Lifeline Toy Sale

Lifeline Gippsland will be holding a massive toy sale in the old video shop located in the Hazelwood Village shopping centre in Churchill..... read more

Earthquake

Around 9.15am on September 22 our area was part of a large area of southern Australia to experience a 5.8 magnitude earthquake.... read more

September 2021

Something unique in our back yard

Churchill sits on the edge of one of the core habitat areas for a rather unique animal - the Strzelecki/South Gippsland koala..... read more

Stamp Matters - Golf

Golf is one of the most popular sports/pastimes in the world today. Its devotees laud the challenges the game provides, while its detractors look at the game as a nice walk spoiled..... read more

Cooking with Noelene (2021-09)

Five Day Challenge with Pumpkin.... read more

Mathison Park 2021-09

What an outstanding working bee we had with a record fourteen people turning up..... read more

Looking Back - Morwell Municipal Buildings

During the early hours of Thursday January 10, 1935, a massive fire totally consumed Morwell’s Mechanics Institute, a rather formidable, wooden building located at the corner of Tarwin and George Streets..... read more

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