■ Campaspe River Reserve Committee
A volunteer group that looks after the river reserve and walking track and needs new people to help. For information, contact Sharon on 0409 280 509 or Sally Bogie on 0487 170 126.
■ Echuca CWA
In April 2019, CWA of Victoria will host the world conference of the CWA at the Melbourne Convention Centre.
Some 76 countries will be represented in a wonderful opportunity to meet and greet fellow sisters.
For information, call Catherine Franklin on 0438 391 312.
■ Lockington Community Church Christian Fellowship
Come worship with us. Our Sunday service is at 10am at 24 Lockington Rd, Lockington. Contact: Pastor Bill Cochran on 0427 865 474. All are welcome.
■ Rochester Police
Police Sergeant Dale Simm will be stationed at the Rochester Community House every Thursday for a cuppa and a friendly chat between 2pm and 3pm.
■ Australian Red Cross Ballendella Branch
The annual morning tea, coffee, trading table and Blumes Fashion will be held on Monday, October 22 at the Rochester Senior Citizens Rooms at 10am. The $5 entry includes a ticket for the raffle.
■ Rochester Senior Citizens
The Rochester Senior Citizens are holding a social day on Thursday, October 25 in the social rooms commencing at 12pm. Lunch will be provided followed by bowls and bingo. There will be a free bus available. New members welcome. Please put your names on the list by October 18 by phoning Gladys on 5484 1755.
■ Rushworth Spring Gardens Open Garden Day.
Celebrate the spring season and explore a variety of inspiring open gardens around the Rushworth District on October 20. Adults are $15, concession $10 and children under 16 are free. Buy your Garden Pass on the day from High Street and enjoy a day wandering through beautiful gardens with artists and musicians in the background.
■ Rushworth Spring Gardens Expo
The Spring Gardens Expo will be held on the Village Green in High Street on Saturday, October 27 from 9am-1pm.
■ Rochester Historical Society
The Rochester Historical Society will celebrate history week with an open day on Sunday, October 14 from 10am-3pm. All are welcome to 96-98 High Street to enjoy our local history.
■ Rochester Ambulance
A public meeting will be held with Ambulance Victoria on October 15 at 6pm at the Shire Hall. The meeting will discuss the situation at the Rochester Station. Questions must be sumbitted prior to email@example.com or drop them in to Rochester Community House at 43 Mackay St.