Volunteer charity workers often never get to see the results of their efforts.. Such is the case for Tocumwal’s Knitters and Knatters who send knitted squares to ‘Wraps With Love’ which then sends them on to hospitals and other charity
More than 300 junior soccer players descended on Finley on Saturday to take part in the competition run by Cobram Junior Soccer Association which includes Finley, Yarrawonga, Cobram and surrounding districts.. Much time and effort has been extended
Intereach Family Day Care in Finley has joined thousands of other Family Day Care services around Australia during May to celebrate National Family Day Care Week.. This year’s Family Day Care Week theme was ‘Every Child is a Star’, symbolising
The Biggest Afternoon Tea held Sunday at the Central Coree Community Centre in Logie Brae was a huge success, raising $1941 for the Cancer Council.. Organisers say it was a credit to all involved in such a small community.. Those in attendance
Cars and utes brandishing number plates from most states of Australia rolled into Finley over the weekend for the annual Finley Apex Rice Strippers Ball.. Held at the Finley Showgrounds on Saturday, the B&S ball attracted about 1200 people
Murrumbidgee Council will host public workshops this month where Darlington Point residents can have input into the proposed plan for the town.. The two workshops will take place on Tuesday, May 30 at the Darlington Point Club.. A session will be
The ‘‘no-frills’’ federal budget has delivered on some priorities for the dairy industry, but not without raising concerns about changes to visa fees, according to Australian Dairy Farmers.. Interim chief executive officer John McQueen said
The parliamentary committee charged with looking into decentralisation will spend most of its time in Canberra.. The Senate References Committee is conducting hearings into decentralisation of Commonwealth offices but will only visit one rural
The UDV have called on the state and federal governments to fund a Victoria-wide Q fever pre-screening and vaccination program in regional areas to ensure dairy farmers and their employees are immunised against the illness.. At the UDV’s annual
The land area devoted to dairying in the Goulburn Murray region has dropped by one third in less than 10 years, according to new studies released in Shepparton last night.. The reports also found the remaining dairy farms were heavily reliant on
A Melbourne fruit and vegetable operator is facing court for allegedly providing false records to the Fair Work Ombudsman and for underpaying more than $130000 to two workers.. Stephen Fanous is the director of A & S Wholesale Fruit and
Perfumes in household products are causing a stink for a third of Australians who get migraines and asthma attacks from them, new research shows.. The University of Melbourne study, published in the journal Preventive Medicine Reports, found that
Victoria’s next generation of dairy farmers have been celebrated with the Andrews Government continuing its support for the industry at the UDV Young Farmers Breakfast held recently.. Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford officially opened the UDV
A community submission says an investment into upgrading the Deniliquin Saleyards to a regional selling centre is paramount to guarantee the future of this essential service to Deniliquin and the surrounding area.. A request seeking funds for the
Community Landcare and Agriculture Leadership program participants explored what dairy farming might look like in the future on a recent trip to the Goulburn Valley.. Now in its fourth year, the program is designed to assist participants develop
Last week, a cut off low pressure which moved inland from the Bight region into NSW and QLD brought some heavy rainfalls at scattered places in both NSW and QLD. On Friday morning 19th May, Hay with 42 mms and nearby towns, Boorooban and Burrabogie
Animal cruelty offenders have been fined a total of $85000 in the past month.. The cases — one in Kyabram and the other at Tragowel — both saw farmers fined for their failure to look after the welfare of the animals in their care.. Victoria’s
British Airways has cancelled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick amid an IT failure.
The Bulls are beaten 34-20 by a Hurricanes team missing Beauden Barrett, who is suffering from headaches.
The Corby family has called for privacy while thanking supporters as Schapelle Corby arrived back in Australia.
After weeks of media speculation and waiting, Schapelle Corby's departure proved swift, ingenious, at times comical and was done with much fanfare.
Schapelle Corby has made a media-free exit from Brisbane Airport after landing early on Sunday morning following her deportation from Bali.
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