1. Many of us have either played or have heard of Atari games. What does Atari mean: a. Success; b. Fun; c. Determination; or d. Achievement?
2. How many rows of aliens are there usually at the start of a Space Invaders game: a. 1; b. 3; c. 4; or d. 5?
3. In video games, what colour is Pac-Man: a. Green; b. Red; c. Yellow; or d. White?
4. Jumpman’s goal is to save the Lady from the giant ape in which 1981 arcade game: a. King Kong; b. Donkey Kong; c. Gorilla Gorilla; or d. Revenge?
5. What was the first arcade game manufactured by Atari: a. Asteroids; b. Yars Revenge; c. Pong; or d. Adventure?
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10 years ago The McIvor Times, September 10, 2008 The remnants of a VicRoads tree-cutting program along Tooborac-Lancefield Rd has caused concern among residents. Extensive trimming of trees along the narrow road has resulted in large branches, trunks and foliage being left to rot in table drains … Nullavale Fire Brigade captain Ray Mullane believes the large amounts of dry refuse will be a problem in fire season.
Colbinabbin has produced one of the greatest second-half comebacks in Heathcote and District Football League history to snatch the 2008 premiership in stunning fashion. Final score: Colbinabbin 16.9 (105) d Heathcote 12.11 (83). The McIvor Times, September
8, 1993 South Heathcote is the home of a vintage Sunbeam Talbot 1939 Tourer — one of only five known to still be in existence in the world. Alan Hosie bought the car 30 years ago for 250 pounds and drove it for several years as a member of The Vintage Drivers Club. He is now patiently restoring it after it has sat on blocks for the last 15 years.
The Heathcote Primary School Council has called two public meetings to explain to parents and interested persons the effect of the state government’s proposed cuts to its education budget and to plan any future action … the school council will be calling for construc- tive ideas on possible annual parent contributions towards their children’s education and a cost of $200 per year per child is one possibility.
Odd Spot: Heard on the grapevine that a certain local person went to the police station one morning recently for an interview to get his licence restored, after losing it for being over .05. He was breathalysed and showed a reading higher than his original conviction!
Heathcote Netball Clubs D Grade team won the Lightning Premiership held at Elmore last month. The team comprised: Rebecca Dickinson, Amber Fouracre, Connie Seiler, Christine Mannix, Dana Valentini, Melanie Kubat, Sarah Connally, Joelene Hancock, Jamie Gunton and Helen McHarg. The McIvor Times, September
10, 1968 The Miss Golden North competition associated with the Miss Australia Quest was finalised at a function in Bendigo on Friday night. With five entrants, Heathcote’s Lorraine Binney was runner-up to the Maryborough competitor, Dulcie Smith.
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