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
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
Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake
The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital
Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode
Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn
Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more
Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they
A man charged in Queensland after an investigation into the alleged fleecing of millions in a cold call property scam has been granted bail.
Victoria's roads minister has apologised to a female country mayor for saying current levels of funding were better than a kick down below.
Oil Search has tripled its half year profit and outlined plans to boost LNG capacity in Papua New Guinea.
Donald Trump says Mitt Romney "will make a great senator" after the former Republican presidential candidate announced his bid for a senate seat in Utah.
A Sydney court has been told the blood of a man allegedly killed by fellow drug dealers was found on a baton and in his shed.
Victorian paramedics are getting to cardiac arrest patients faster than ever and more people are surviving.
The RBA is concerned about weak spending and low inflation, and is keeping a close eye on household debt, the minutes of its latest rates meeting show.
The Australian Conservatives party has announced a candidate for the federal Batman by-election in Melbourne.
Accused Bourke Street rampage driver Dimitrious Gargasoulas has pleaded not guilty to a raft of unrelated charges in Melbourne.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has labelled "a joke" reports linking one of his Labor MPs to a group allegedly involved with the Chinese Communist Party.