17 08, 2020

We Love Cars at Mr Brakes

By |2020-08-17T16:41:38+10:00August 17th, 2020|Local Business|0 Comments

At Mr Brakes the Bosch Car Service Centre, we love cars. That is most cars, some can be a problem, but we can usually sort those out. Mr Brakes has been around for about forty years, originally servicing the brake and clutch requirements of local motorists. In those days every-thing was done in-house and included brake bonding, machining, sleeving cylinders and so on. These days all replacement items are new. The only refurbishment that is carried out now

17 08, 2020

Campervan & Motorhome Club of Australia

By |2020-08-17T16:46:52+10:00August 17th, 2020|Community Articles|0 Comments

Author: Bill Brady We are members of the CMCA, Campervan & Motor home Club of Australia, and enjoy the many benefits of this not-for-profit organisation, whose only aim is to improve the use and enjoyment of our vehicles throughout Australia. The Club has over 35.000 member RV's, and works with all Government agencies to increase our available facilities. Ballarat District has the highest owner percentage of any area. Our local Chapter meet on the third weekend of each

16 06, 2020

About the Alfredton and Lucas Newsletter?

By |2020-09-25T10:35:14+10:00June 16th, 2020|Clubs and Groups, Local Business|0 Comments

While taking a look at Google street view, of Dyson drive, a couple of days ago. I noticed there were still pictures featuring paddocks from a decade ago. Many street view images had since been updated, but these few I saw had not. The specific location was on the corner of Scarborough Crescent. This photo allowed reflection on what Alfredton and Lucas was like only a few short years ago. How the housing and

16 06, 2020

How to Contribute to the Newsletter

By |2020-06-23T10:38:49+10:00June 16th, 2020|Community Articles|0 Comments

Contributing to the Alfredton and Lucas Newsletter - Submit Below. Any local resident or business can contribute to the newsletter. There are no fees (ever) for residents, clubs and groups or not for profit organisations. The only requirement is that the information is local. Also, businesses can advertise for a small fee which will go to the establishment and sustainability of the newsletter. When you submit your content we will review the content and

16 06, 2020

Share and Collaborate

By |2020-06-23T11:55:45+10:00June 16th, 2020|Community Articles|0 Comments

The cornerstone of all communities are the people. Thus, providing opportunities to grow, socialise and work is very important. Alfredton and Lucas are no different and the rapid expansion of the population is creating a greater need to help local residents and businesses come together in support of each other.Whatever your motivation to live in Alfredton or Lucas, it is likely that you desire an understanding of how the community, the people and infrastructure can

16 06, 2020

Local Business Advertising

By |2020-07-24T16:14:34+10:00June 16th, 2020|Local Business|0 Comments

Local advertising opportunities are often the life blood of local business. Those who offer products and services for a specific location sometimes see their marketing strategies treated like “spam”. Local newsletters are a part of the community and provide the community with information about what is going on in their part of the world. The main aim of the Alfredton and Lucas newsletter is to not only provide information to residents but support community

15 06, 2020

Meeting the Ballarat Lawn Care Specialists

By |2020-06-23T11:57:46+10:00June 15th, 2020|Local Business|0 Comments

Sit back and take a break after a long and busy week at work. Let our professional team take care of your lawn. Our secure online booking system is designed to make the process of getting your lawn cut very simple.Once you have booked your lawn care project one of our specialists will either be in contact (only if we have any questions). Or we will arrive, as indicated during the online booking, and complete

17 04, 2020

Editorial Guidelines

By |2020-09-01T10:38:36+10:00April 17th, 2020|Legislation|0 Comments

Below are some editorial guidelines to help guide you through our policy. These are a quick guide. In most circumstances simply referring to the quick guide will be more than adequate to understand the editorial requirements. If you have any questions please give us a call. All clubs and other not for profit group submissions are free (i.e. club news, game day teams etc). If your unsure whether you meet the criteria please email,