With Christmas fast approaching, a fail safe gift for any local this festive season is the ‘100 Shows, 104 Years - A History of the Finley A&P Association’ commemorative book.. The 100th Finley Show was held in September and to mark
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has said local knowledge and issues would be taken into account on future decisions on water management.. In Deniliquin to meet with irrigation stakeholders yesterday, Ms Berejiklian said calls for local decision
The NSW Government is well aware that Deniliquin and the Southern Riverina are key irrigation regions in the state, according to recently elected NSW Member for Murray Austin Evans.. Mr Evans, when in Deniliquin earlier this month, said he had
Jerilderie Division Two travelled to Nathalia on Saturday where they won the toss and elected to bat in Murray Valley Cricket Association’s 35-over competition.. Early wickets saw both openers Ignatius Crittenden and Dave Pasin back in the
Berrigan Shire Council has agreed the netball courts in Berrigan should take top priority for funding from the state government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund.. In the past month, Berrigan Shire residents have been asked by council to
As the first councillors of the new Murrumbidgee Council are preparing for their first meeting, one former Jerilderie Shire councillor is settling into retirement.. Laurie Henery was first elected as a councillor for Jerilderie Shire in September
Victorian and NSW riverine landholders and farmers recently found themselves yet again dragged through the mud — this time in the broadsheet pages of The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald — by the Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists
Young horticulturists from northern Victoria wanting to expand their horizons have an opportunity for overseas travel in a Rotary Club program.. Successful applicants will be able to participate in an expenses-paid trip to Canada to study
A modified flow pattern will be used in the lower Darling River, with Murray-Darling Basin Authority operation water releases to be reduced to 700Ml/day to provide a more favourable flow rate for Murray cod.. In 2016-17 more than 100Gl was delivered
The decision by the remaining Murray Irrigation Limited directors to resign will clear the decks for a new governing body for the Riverina water company, but new nominees will be subject to scrutiny by outside consultants.. ‘‘Candidates
A new software application, which is being offered free to producers of cattle, sheep and goats, will provide a one-stop shop for managing livestock accreditations and collecting on-farm data, thereby enhancing management efficiencies and food
Agents are forecasting a strong result at Friday’s Benalla Special Sheep Sale as 12500 ewes, lambs and rams are readied to go under the hammer.. The joint Rodwells and Landmark sale has attracted 51 vendors for the 12.30pm sale at Benall
South Australia’s Water Minister has been prevented from giving evidence at a Senate inquiry into the Murray-Darling Basin.. Ian Hunter made an unscheduled appearance at the hearing in Adelaide on Thursday, November 2 but was refused
With more than 2.7million cattle being graded through the Meat Standards Australia program in 2016-17, an estimated $130million was delivered back to beef producers through additional farm gate returns.. According to new 2016-17 data released in the
When Picola textile artist Linden Lancaster first purchased a sewing machine it was for one simple reason — to repair her husband’s clothes.. Now, more than 20 years later, the former music teacher has found a different use for her
Up to 37Gl will be delivered along the lower Goulburn River this month in an environmental flow designed to benefit golden and silver perch populations.. The flow will see Goulburn-Murray Water release about 5Gl to meet minimum river operation
Murray Goulburn says its Kiewa factory will be saved until at least the likely takeover of the company by Saputo.. In May the Kiewa factory, along with sites in Rochester and Edith Creek in Tasmania, were announced as casualties in Murray
Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon's prime minister, will return to Beirut by Wednesday when Lebanon celebrates its independence day.
World champion Queensland boxer Jeff Horn has added star power to Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk's state election campaign launch on the Gold Coast on Sunday.
The dramatic search for a missing Argentinian navy submarine with 44 sailors on board has captivated the nation of 44 million people.
Legendary AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has died, leaving a legacy that includes one of Australia's greatest ever music exports.
Campbell Newman has delivered campaign advice to opposition leader Tim Nichols, urging him to distinguish himself from Queensland's previous LNP government.
The top US nuclear commander says he would not comply if ordered by President Donald Trump to implement an "illegal" launch of nuclear weapons.
Federal minister Matt Canavan says backbenchers have every right to bring forward issues like a royal commission into the banks.
Cabinet minister Matt Canavan is among conservatives calling for international covenants around religious freedoms inserted into a same-sex marriage bill.
Greens Leader Richard Di Natale says the result in Northcote shows voters want a party that stands up for the community rather than big business.
Ireland's veteran republican political leader Gerry Adams is stepping down as Sinn Fein president next year.