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February 2, 2020 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Join Patreon to support the Haunted Hills podcast

Support Haunted Hills Podcast on Patreon Small towns big stories The Haunted Hills is a place where the hills rumble and cows won’t stay – it inspires us. The show is named after the Haunted Hills as is our first podcast. More stories of other small towns featuring their history, crime and paranormal are coming. […]


Things to do in Boolarra

February 14, 2017 2:15 pm Published by Comments Off on Things to do in Boolarra

Boolarrra is a lovely town on the edge of the Latrobe Valley, a nice quiet place for reflection and great facilities. Start the Grand Ridge Rail Trail here. There are plenty of things to do in Boolarra. Rail trail The Grand Ridge Trail is 13-kilometres through changing vistas from the remnants of a temperate rainforest and […]


The only murder in Boolarra for 90 years

February 13, 2017 2:40 pm Published by Comments Off on The only murder in Boolarra for 90 years

The only murder in Boolarra (for 90 years) occurred on the first day of the 20th Century. A man was found on the roadway deceased. Groups of people had passed by him on their way home. One group had beat the life out of him. Breaking his ribs and causing blood vessels in his brain […]


Brief history of Boolarra

February 9, 2017 2:02 pm Published by Comments Off on Brief history of Boolarra

Throughout all the research on our local towns, we’ve undertaken Boolarra was the most obvious about how the newspaper used to keep social details about all the community groups in town and even the weather’s effects on them. It builds a picture of a social farming community. Boolarra means plentiful or twenty in the local […]


Morwell River history

February 8, 2017 2:35 pm Published by Comments Off on Morwell River history

This 41-kilometre river weaving its way through the Latrobe Valley has a rich history. Starting near Yallourn/Tyers off the Latrobe River – near the turn off to Morwell Bridge Road. Fishing: Blackfish, Trout and Crayfish (the cheap lobster). Fishing along the Morwell River used to be such a way of a life the paper carefully reported the catches […]