New kitchen garden

Member for Narracan Gary Blackwood, former Ellinbank Primary School students Hayden Young and Colbie Polman-Short join Baw Baw Shire deputy mayor Mikaela Power to inspect the school’s completed kitchen garden.

Ellinbank Primary School’s redevelopment of its school grounds reached another milestone on Friday, with the official opening of its new kitchen garden. As with a focus on continual academic improvement, the school grounds are beginning to take shape, centred around

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Native garden takes shape

Exploring the new native garden, pond and dry creek bed at Ellinbank Primary School are students (back, from left) Eli Twining, Jim Thorne, Jetta McLachlan, Erika Reynolds, Georgie Allen-Walters, Pippi Angst, (front, from left) Archer Thorne, Kye Reynolds, Layla Parke, Thomas Moser and Blake Stone.

The first stage of a sensory garden has been completed at Ellinbank Primary School, with completion of a native garden, pond and dry creek bed. The broader project will incorporate sensory and creative elements around the art room as well

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Sports day with a difference

Charlie Williams (Ellinbank) gets some serious air in the long jump.

Pupils from seven of the region’s small schools recently came together for their annual day of athletics, fun and laughter. Bona Vista, Nilma, Darnum, Ellinbank, Lardner District, Ripplebrook and Buln Buln schools competed in a variety of fun events, including

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