Good morning Bendigo!
It has been a chilly start to the day.
Lot's of cars on the side of the road with frost and ice on the windows.
Hopefully the sun can come out later today!
Partly cloudy. Patchy light frost early this morning. A maximum of 18 degrees.
Trains running from Bendigo to Melbourne seem to be running smoothly.
Drone deliveries in Australia?
Australia may soon be the first country in the world to see commercial courier deliveries by drone.
From March next year and pending regulatory approval students will be able to order books from Zookal via a smartphone app and have one of six drones deliver them to their door in Sydney.
Melbourne Storm coach to mentor James Hird
Craig Bellamy could potentially play a role in the revival of banned Essendon coach James Hird.
Bellamy was approached by the AFL Coaches Association last month and has cautiously agreed to look at mentoring Hird.
Hird was banned for a year for his involvement with the Bombers' supplements scandal.
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If it is your birthday I hope you have a great day!
You share a birthday with former Victorian premier Steve Bracks, Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson, Russian tennis player Elena Dementieva and Prince Christian of Denmark, son of Crown Prince Frederik and Tasmanian-born Crown Princess Mary.
TODAY IS FAMOUS FOR
1815 - Napoleon Bonaparte lands on the Island of St Helena, where he is sent into exile by the British after his defeat at the Battle of Waterloo.
1977 - Debbie Boone's "You Light Up My Life," goes number 1 and stays in that position for 10 weeks.
2008 - Former AFL star Wayne Carey, 37, sentenced in the US to 50 hours' community service and alcohol and anger management counselling after pleading guilty to assaulting two Miami police officers on October 27, 2007.
JOKE OF THE DAY
Why do bees have sticky hair?
Because they have honey combs!
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Have a good day,