Welcome to the website of the GREAT Gisborne Gazette, a monthly community newspaper with a circulation of 8,500 in the South Ward of the Macedon Ranges Shire, including the areas of Bullengarook, Gisborne, Macedon, Mount Macedon, New Gisborne and Gisborne South. The Macedon Ranges Shire is located 55 kms north-west of Melbourne in the state of Victoria in Australia.
The GREAT Gisborne Gazette was a 2006 initiative of the GREAT Association (Gisborne Region Events, Activities and Tourism). The paper commenced in September as a small format, two-colour publication. It has now grown to a larger format, 36 page, full colour Community newspaper.
How do I obtain a paper copy of the Gisborne Gazette?
The Gazette is delivered by volunteers in the townships of Gisborne, Macedon, Mount Macedon and New Gisborne, usually in the last week of the month preceding the edition. (For example, the June edition will usually be delivered in the last week of May.)
In the outlying areas of the townships and in South Gisborne and Bullengarook the papers are delivered by contractors.
The GREAT Gisborne Gazette is available at the following locations:
Mount Macedon: The Trading Post
Macedon: The Post Office, IGA store and the Service Station in Black Forest Drive
Gisborne: The GREAT Centre, Gisborne Library, Caltex Service Station, Foodworks, Coles, Village Shopping Centre, Post Office (post office boxes room).
New Gisborne: Baringo Food and Wine and the Milk Bar on the Industrial Estate
Riddells Creek: The Riddells Creek Neighbourhood House
Woodend: The Woodend Information Centre and Library
Sunbury: Information Centre and Library
How do I access the Gisborne Gazette On Line?
You can find the current and other recent editions of the Gazette on the website www.issuu.com (Search for Gisborne.)