Tom O'Callaghan, Bendigo Advertiser

Tom O'Callaghan

Bendigo Advertiser

Bendigo, VIC, Australia

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Recent articles by Tom:

'We are on the cusp': Treaty breakthrough likely as Bendigo rocks out

Indigenous leaders increasingly confident ground rules will be locked in this month. → Read More

'Boil water' advisory lifted in Heathcote

Damaged main is fixed, entire system has been flushed. → Read More

Indigenous talks at 'pointy end' as Bendigo Treaty Day Out begins

As Treaty Day Out kicks off, Elders hope government won't be stingy with self-determination fund. → Read More

Manufacturer Laila and Me warns it could be forced to leave Bendigo

Business Laila and Me desperately needs a better site. It wants more help to find one. → Read More

Chesters spruiks incoming regional first homebuyers guarantee

Guarantee to start this weekend amid hopes of avoiding past schemes' criticisms. → Read More

Vic government silent on Bendigo GovHub redactions push

A watchdog has ordered more details of a ministerial briefing be released. → Read More

Warning issued as EPA investigates 'unknown chemical' leak in Golden Square

There is currently no threat, but people should continue to stay informed and monitor conditions. → Read More

Big Treaty questions remain despite upcoming Indigenous music festival in Bendigo

Indigenous leaders laying talks' groundwork as crowds prepare to rally. → Read More

Dja Dja Wurrung now critical to Commonwealth Games 2026 prep, document shows

New document shows how central Dja Dja Wurrung leaders have become on journey to 2026. → Read More

Bendigo's historic Beehive building sells to local identity with hospitality and gallery plans

A buyer has conditionally signed off for an undisclosed sum. → Read More

Hargreaves Mall needs new late night venue, Bendigo council told

This Hargreaves Mall site could soon be home to a cafe and late night venue. Picture by Darren Howe DEVELOPERS want to turn Typo's old Hargreaves Mall premises into a cafe by day and music venue by night. → Read More

Carmel Bath sets up Bendigo Cats shrine amid grand final countdown

The 91-year-old will watch with bated breath on Saturday. → Read More

Y Service Club of Bendigo hosts grand final book sale one final time

End of era as volunteers hand control to a new group after 50 years. → Read More

Bendigo Council eyes central Victorian taxes ahead of election

It is expected to tell state politicians more cash raised in central Victoria should be spent here. → Read More

No need for walk in breastfeeding clinic, Bendigo councillors told

But council staff wonder whether support services are well-known. → Read More

Dja Dja Wurrung to use renewable energy to intensify Country's healing

Ancestors' worldview can light the way for everyone, Indigenous leaders say of energy shift. → Read More

Australian Transport Safety Bureau releases interim report on Goornong train crash

The Goorning crash derailed a train and seriously injured a truck driver. → Read More

VIDEO: Man still on the run as police search for Kangaroo Flat crash culprit

Power has now been restored to all properties across the city. → Read More

Criminals felled 400 trees in one region's forests, Parks Victoria and Conservation Regulator say

Authorities enlist public in hunt for criminals targeting central Victoria. → Read More

Liberals close to revealing Bendigo West candidate for Victorian election

"We are just going through some paperwork," Liberal leader says. → Read More