Matthew Whelan from St Columba’s and Kyden Wellman from Berrigan Public School were awarded the Mary Abbott Memorial Trust Scholarship at their school presentations last last year.. This is an amazing award to receive.. The history of how this
A Motorbike Muster Show and Shine will be held on the magnificent Mulwala Water Ski Club foreshore on Sunday, February 25.. It will offer a sparkling display of vintage to modern motorcycles with the Mulwala Water Ski Club sponsoring the Best
Finley BC. Another successful round of pennant matches.. On Saturday, Div. 3 had a 7-shot margin over Barooga, 66/59, with two winning teams. Division Three are on top of the Murray Division ladder.. Div. 4/3 received a forfeit from Tocumwal, while
The chairman of Murray Irrigation will head up a series of nine meetings across the region this week to present the interim board’s proposals for constitutional change.. The proposed changes are being presented before being put to shareholders
No local senior police officers will be relocated to Albury when a NSW Police Force merger is implemented at the end of next month.. That is the confirmation received this week from Albury-based Superintendent Evan Quarmby who has been appointed as
There were plenty of celebrations at the Finley Golf Club on Sunday after its pennant team returned home victorious from the 2017/18 Mid Murray season grand final playoff.. Finley defeated old rival Deniliquin 3/2 in the fourball pennant decider
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
Dreamworld operator Ardent Leisure has shrunk its first-half loss by more than two-thirds and says it expects to trade profitably in the second half.
NSW Police has raised the rainbow flag alongside the Australian flag ahead of the Mardi Gras in Sydney.
Speaker Tony Smith says two protesters who abseiled down Parliament House in 2016 were fined $1500 each, half the maximum amount for their crime.
A nine-month investigation into the conduct of the Australian Border Force boss is now being overseen by the head of Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet.
Students at a Florida high school where 17 of their classmates and staff members were killed have returned as they prepare for the school's reopening this week.
Despite a low profile, former newspaper editor Michael McCormack has claimed the Nationals' leadership.
Insurance giant QBE has slid to a full-year loss of $US1.25 billion and announced the sale of most of its Latin American operations to Zurich Insurance.
Nick Xenophon says SA will join a commonwealth scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse if the SA-BEST party wins the balance of power in March.
A new report on sexual violence and hazing at uni colleges has detailed a series of disturbing alleged rituals at Australia's leading institutions.
Newcrest Mining is investing $A318.8 million to acquire a 27.1 per cent stake in Lundin Gold, which is developing the Fruta del Norte gold mine in Ecuador.