State Member of Parliament, Maree edwards

State Member of Parliament, Maree edwards

Maree Edwards, M.L.A. Bendigo West.

  • Contact
    Maree Edwards
  • Address
    8 Panton Street, Golden Square 3555; PO Box 326, Golden Square 3555
  • Phone
    03 5444 4125
  • Email
    maree.edwards@parliament.vic.gov.au

Chewton Fire Brigade

Chewton Fire Brigade

Chewton CFA responds to approximately 60 emergencies per year, including grass, scrub and structure fires. We also support other local brigades during the fire season. New members welcome.

  • Contact
    Rob Palmer
  • Address
    Mount Street, Chewton
  • Phone
    0434 432 857
  • Email
    Chewtonfirebrigade@gmail.com

Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre

Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre

Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre provides free legal information and advice to Central Victorians who can’t afford a lawyer or who can’t get legal aid. You do not need a referral to access our services.

  • Address
    54 Mitchell Street, Bendigo (Cnr Queens St); PO Box 432, Bendigo 3552
  • Phone
    1800 450 909
  • Email
    reception@lcclc.org.au

Mount Alexander Shire Council

Mount Alexander Shire Council

Mount Alexander Shire Council provides local governance to a community of more than 18,000 residents, inhabiting an area of 1,529 square kilometres.

  • Address
    Corner Lyttleton Street and Lloyd Street Castlemaine
  • Phone
    03 5471 1700
  • Email
    info@mountalexander.vic.gov.au

Mt Alexander Volunteer Network

Mt Alexander Volunteer Network

The Mount Alexander Volunteer Network Inc. is an incorporated association whose Statement of Purpose is to promote and progress volunteering.

  • Contact
    Jacqueline Brodie-Hanns
  • Phone
    0425 323 005
  • Email
    mavn@outlook.com

Chewton Bushlands

Chewton Bushlands

The Chewton Bushlands is inhabited by an eclectic crew of full timers and weekenders, long time residents and welcome newcomers, all living off-grid in a unique and often difficult environment.

    Chewton Community Centre

    Chewton Community Centre

    Conveniently located on the main road in Chewton, this spacious venue has all the characteristics of a traditional hall. The perfect venue for community events or social gatherings.

    • Contact
      Natalie Parsons
    • Address
      201 Main Road, Chewton.
    • Phone
      03 5471 1700
    • Email
      n.parsons@mountalexander.vic.gov.au

    Wildlife Victoria

    Wildlife Victoria

    Wildlife Victoria maintains a wildlife care and communication network across Victoria.

    • Phone
      1300 094 535

    Faraday Community Group

    Faraday Community Group

    We’re mainly a social group, and very welcoming. We gather at Dunstans Flat, formerly known as the Faraday Common.

    • Email
      faradayfarrago@yahoo.com.au

    Castlemaine District Community Health 

    Castlemaine District Community Health 

    Castlemaine District Community Health (CDCH) offers a wide range of services and programs aimed at promoting health and preventing illness.

    • Address
      13 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine VIC 3450
    • Phone
      03 5479 1000
    • Email
      email@cdch.com.au

    The Castlemaine Repair Cafe

    The Castlemaine Repair Cafe

    Repair Cafe is on the last Sunday of the month in the Ray Bradfield Room - 10 to 1pm. Learn to repair things not throw them out to landfill.

    • Contact
      Chris Hooper
    • Phone
      03 5470 5508

    Buda Historic Home & Garden

    Buda Historic Home & Garden

    Authentic house and garden from the gold rush era in Castlemaine, home to the Leviny family for 118 years. Open Wed-Sat 12pm – 5pm; Sundays 10am-5pm

    • Address
      42 Hunter St Castlemaine
    • Phone
      03 5472 1032
    • Email
      admin@budacastlemaine.org

    U3A

    U3A

    A non-profit organisation where retired/semi-retired people can share and learn through attending courses, coffee mornings and social activities. Membership fee is $50.

    • Email
      u3acastlemaine@gmail.com

    Mt Alexander Community Enterprise

    Mt Alexander Community Enterprise

    Mt Alexander Community Enterprise Inc is a volunteer community group raising funds for local projects through a contribution from Bendigo Bank and Bendigo Telco.

      Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre

      Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre

      Open every day from 9am - 5pm, except Christmas Day.

      • Address
        Historic Market Building, 44 Mostyn Street Castlemaine, 3450
      • Phone
        1800171888 03 54711795
      • Email
        visitors@mountalexander.vic.gov.au

      Chewton Playgroup

      Chewton Playgroup

      Chewton Playgroup is relaxed and unstructured. We have access to indoor and outdoor toys and equipment at Chewton Primary School.
      Mondays 9.15am to 11.00am

      • Phone
        03 5472 2557

      Main FM

      Main FM

      A community radio station broadcasting on 94.9 FM throughout the Mount Alexander Shire. Hear us also by a TuneIn Radio app on your smartphone or live streaming.

      • Address
        Workspace Australia, 1 Halford St, Castlemaine
      • Phone
        03 5472 4376
      • Email
        info@mainfm.net

      Chewton Cemetery

      Chewton Cemetery

      Chewton Cemetery Trust

      • Contact
        Sally Morgan
      • Address
        Sparks Road, Chewton VIC 3451; C/- Post Office, Chewton VIC 3451
      • Phone
        03 5470 5339

      Chewton Soldier’s Memorial Park Gates

      Chewton Soldier’s Memorial Park Gates

      These gates commemorate those who served in the First World War, Second World War, Korea, Malaya and Vietnam. Services are held here each ANZAC Day and Remembrance Day.

      • Contact
        Bettie Exon
      • Address
        Cnr of Fryers and Main Roads, Chewton
      • Phone
        03 5472 2892

      Castlemaine Library

      Castlemaine Library

      Castlemaine Library has extensive book, DVD & magazine collections. Free Library membership offers story times, Seed Library, literary events. IT help, wifi, internet computers, copying & printing.

      • Contact
        Emma Newman
      • Address
        Mechanics Lane, Castlemaine
      • Phone
        03 5449 2791 03 5449 2700
      • Email
        emman@ncgrl.vic.gov.au

      Chewton Primary School

      Chewton Primary School

      A big part of the Chewton community’s history, a major player in the community’s present, and educating for the community’s future! A friendly supportive environment for children’s education.

      • Contact
        Principal Julie Holden
      • Address
        Hunter Street, Chewton Vic 3451
      • Phone
        03 5472 2557
      • Email
        chewton.ps@edumail.vic.gov.au

      Chewton Bowmen

      Chewton Bowmen

      Chewton Bowmen is a friendly target archery club with experienced archers to coach and guide new-comers to the sport. The club supplies all equipment for beginners and has great facilities, including an indoor range.

      • Contact
        Trevor Hall
      • Address
        663 Pyrenees Highway, Chewton, PO Box 281, Castlemaine, Victoria 3450
      • Phone
        0400 258 847

      Parks Victoria

      Parks Victoria

      The Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park (CDNHP) is the only National Heritage Park in Australia. There is an emphasis on protecting the goldfields landscape and visions of it.

        Chewton Senior Citizens

        Chewton Senior Citizens

        We are a vibrant group, and enjoy lots of activities including mystery bus trips. We meet every 4th Thursday for lunch at the Chewton Senior Citizens Hall.

        • Contact
          Nigel Casbolt
        • Address
          201 Main Road, Chewton.
        • Phone
          0417 162 824
        • Email
          nigelvalley14@outlook.com

        Castlemaine Community House

        Castlemaine Community House

        CCH deliver educational and vocational training as well as a weekly community lunch. We aim to promote social inclusion and gender equity within our community.'

        • Address
          65 Templeton St, Castlemaine
        • Phone
          03 5472 4842
        • Email
          reception@cch.org.au

        ST John’s Anglican Church, Chewton

        ST John’s Anglican Church, Chewton

        Eucharist service very Saturday at 6 p.m.,
        Concert in the Church, last Sunday each month at 2 p.m.

        • Address
          11 Church Street; Chewton
        • Phone
          03 5472 1137

        Castlemaine Field Naturalists Club

        Castlemaine Field Naturalists Club

        Natural History Studies in Central Victoria. Meetings are held on the second Friday each month at 7.30 pm, in the Uniting Church Hall, Lyttleton Street.

        • Contact
          Peter Turner
        • Address
          P. O. Box 324, Castlemaine VIC 3450
        • Phone
          0439 369 709
        • Email
          castlemainefnc@hotmail.com

        Connecting Country

        Connecting Country

        Connecting Country is a community-based not-for-profit organisation that aims to nurture biodiversity and increase ecosystem resilience across the Mount Alexander Shire and surrounds.

        • Contact
          Naomi Raftery – Connecting Country Engagement Officer
        • Address
          The Hub 14/233b Barker St Castlemaine
        • Phone
          03 5472 1594 0422 585 585
        • Email
          naomi@connectingcountry.org.au

        Castlemaine Camera Club

        Castlemaine Camera Club

        We have guest speakers, workshops, competition judging nights and members’ forums on topics of interest and run monthly meetings.

        • Contact
          John Ellis
        • Address
          PO Box 583 Castlemaine VIC 3450
        • Phone
          03 5472 2892

        Castlemaine Health

        Castlemaine Health

        At Castlemaine Health we recognise that everyone is unique and we pride ourselves on delivering respectful, compassionate and personalised care close to home.

        • Phone
          03 5471 1555
        • Email
          publicrel@castlemainehealth.org.au

        Calder Ward Councillor, Tony Cordy.

        Calder Ward Councillor, Tony Cordy.

        Calder Ward Councillor, Tony Cordy.

        • Contact
          Tony Cordy.
        • Address
          Civic Centre, Castlemaine 3450; PO Box 185, Castlemaine 3450
        • Email
          calder@mountalexander.vic.gov.au

        Chewton Pool

        Chewton Pool

        Chewton Pool Inc was formed and incorporated, the pool renovated and opened on December 3, 2011. Record numbers have been using the pool since.

        • Contact
          Pool Manager
        • Address
          Chewton Soldiers’ Memorial Park
        • Phone
          03 5472 3272
        • Email
          chewtonsplash@hotmail.com

        Federal Member of Parliament, Lisa Chesters

        Federal Member of Parliament, Lisa Chesters

        Lisa Chesters MP

        • Contact
          Lisa Chesters, Bendigo MHR.
        • Address
          Cnr Williamson and Myers Streets, Bendigo VIC 3550; PO Box 338, Bendigo 3552
        • Phone
          03 5443 9055
        • Email
          Lisa.Chesters.MP@aph.gov.au

        Castlemaine Goldfields Football Club

        Castlemaine Goldfields Football Club

        The club represents the entire Mt Alexander Shire and the ground is based at the Chewton Soldiers’ Memorial Park. Join a team at any age level or become a volunteer!

        • Contact
          The Secretary
        • Address
          13 Fryers Rd, Chewton, 3451; P.O.Box 236, Castlemaine Vic 3450
        • Phone
          03 5470 5515 03 5473 4384

        Golden Point Landcare

        Golden Point Landcare

        Golden Point Landcare works in the Forest Creek catchment improving the natural environment. Activities are advertised monthly in the Chewton Chat.

        • Contact
          Jennifer Pryce
        • Phone
          0423 900 590.

        POHAG

        POHAG

        POHAG, (Post Office Hill Action Group) manages 22.6 hectares of public land on behalf of the community. The land surrounds Chewton P.S.

        • Address
          Box No.120, Post Office, Chewton, Vic. 3451.
        • Phone
          03 5472 2587 03 5472 3182

        Chewton Landcare

        Chewton Landcare

        Chewton Landcare has worked in projects along Forest Creek and the Whitehorse Gully area. Recent emphasis has been on Wattle Flat south of the railway line.

        • Contact
          Maggie McLeod
        • Email
          maggiemcleod@fastmail.fm

        Mount Alexander Community Information Centre

        Mount Alexander Community Information Centre

        A free, confidential, impartial and independent service of community information and referral.

        • Address
          Faulder Watson Hall, 206 Barker St, Castlemaine 3450
        • Phone
          03 5472 2688
        • Email
          ciccmaine@spin.net.au