Good morning Bendigo - 05.05.14

Happy Monday, Bendigo! Hope your weekend was groovin'. 

Did you head along to the festival? Our photographers might have snapped you

WEATHER

It's a chilly one out there. Low of 5 degrees this morning, headed to a top of 14. 

Full weather report here

TRAINS

Smooth sailing on the Bendigo line. Fingers crossed it stays that way. 

NEWS OVERNIGHT

Family says they are lucky to be alive

A COUPLE with two young children are coming to terms with the fact that almost all of their possessions were destroyed in a house fire.

Suspicious house fire in California Gully

A CALIFORNIA Gully house burnt out of control last night, a fire the CFA has deemed suspicious.

The fire was reported at 8.15pm and was attended by five units.

BIRTHDAYS

If today is your day, a big happy birthday to you. 

You share your day with Adele, Chris Brown, Craig David (who is slicker than your average), Michael Palin and Henry Cavill. 

TODAY IN HISTORY

1865  -  Australian bushranger Ben Hall is shot dead by police. 

1894  -  The Australian slang term 'fair dinkum' appears in print for the first time. 

1906  -  The first electric tram in Melbourne, Australia, begins operating. 

JOKE OF THE DAY

What does a nosey pepper do?

Gets jalapeno business!

Have a good day, Bendigo. 

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