IN THIS EDITION:
* Maighan Mashford will be bringing in the New Year on the other side of the world as she joins the small group of locals who have travelled for sport with Wanderers Australia.
* An outback property near Ivanhoe owned by the same family for more than 100 years is on the market.
* Police have renewed calls for motorists to be safe on the roads during the holidays after an unlicensed driver was caught almost five times the legal limit late last week.
* A number of promising local junior footballers have made the cut after the GWS Giants released their 2019 Academy squads.