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Nestled between a cake shop and an art shop, is a new addition to Barker Street Castlemaine. It’s name is Incarnation, and it’s where to find Holly Simpson and Britt Rouse, two design entrepreneurs with… Read More »Incarnation

The Maldon Bakery

In 2022 Rebecca Barnett bought the Old Bakery in Main Street Maldon. Until then, she’d been a frequent visitor to the town and loved its charm. Coming from generations of bakers, and having worked in… Read More »The Maldon Bakery

Resilience Retrofit

Home energy audit workshop Saturday, 24 February 2024, 10:30 am 12:30 pmSunday, 25 February 2024, 10:30 am 12:30 pm PLACES ARE LIMITED – REGISTER TODAY VIA Visit a heritage award-winning West End cottage, extensively… Read More »Resilience Retrofit

Film Night 2023

The Big Switch Film Night & Talk Local businesses switchto renewable energy 5.30 – 6.30pm Thursday 14th DecemberCastlemaine Library Featuring two short films – Phil at The Mill& Mostyn St Medical Clinc FREE Event –… Read More »Film Night 2023


It’s a small world in the Castlemaine gift shop, Tribe.  A small, unassuming shopfront tucked away in Barker Street reveals a vast array of products, all handmade with natural materials, and many of them tiny. Ange Rosemann opened the store 8 years ago, showcasing the work of local artists, such as Katherine Wheeler and Bridget… Read More »Tribe

Hand Picked

When Ali Troup first started in the florist industry 24 years ago, she didn’t stop to consider sustainability. These days she doesn’t do anything without first thinking of the consequences on the environment. Her choice… Read More »Hand Picked