Snakes searching for food and water
They are the most common and the second most deadliest snake so it was not a surprise to snake catcher Tania Corby when she was called out to Rumbalara’s Mooroopna site to catch an Eastern Brown on March 19.
The solemn sound of the Muslim call to prayer rang through the streets of south-east Shepparton yesterday as more than a hundred people gathered outside the city’s Albanian Moslem Mosque to remember those who died in the Christchurch, New Zealand, shootings a week ago.
The majority of Greater Shepparton City councillors this week voted to adopt a report which is set to assist in predicting what would happen in a one-in-100 year flood event, how water would behave, and help to assess and inform building approvals.
Works to refurbish two ageing bridges in the area, redevelopment of a key Shepparton intersection and the drafting of an affordable housing policy.
A Goulburn Valley couple was at the coalface of New Zealand’s Christchurch massacre that resulted in the death of more than 50 people on Friday last week.
Food trucks, live music and a ‘‘cycling zone’’ are being planned for next year’s UCI BMX Supercross World Cup event for Shepparton, aiming to boost visitation and interest in the event.
Free TAFE courses are proving so popular, Victorian Training, Skills and Higher Education Minister Gayle Tierney travelled to the Shepparton yesterday to announce a further $5.6million in funding for the region.
A safety audit was done on Shepparton’s Nixon St and Wyndham St intersection last year and State Member for Northern Victoria Wendy Lovell would like the results released and a clearer west-facing traffic signal.
A car has flipped on North St, Shepparton. A women in her 30s was tapped in the vehicle, however no injuries were sustained and she is now free. CFA, Police, Shepparton Search and Rescue and Ambulance attended the scene. Traffic is currently being...
The Victorian duck hunting season opens this weekend for a shorter period than in previous years.
Goulburn Valley Health’s oncology department will have a brand new patient monitor thanks to a generous donation from the Blokes and Boats Fishing Competition.
The National Union of Workers along with Federal Labor MPs have alleged more than 50 Freedom Foods employees have been wrongfully employed under skilled work visas.
Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack visited Shepparton yesterday to announce a $15million federal investment in a new high-tech fruit sorting and packing facility for the region.
A dangerous section of footpath in Shepparton’s central business district where a man was badly injured, leading to his death in 2015, has received no safety upgrades despite a coroner’s recommendation to install mirrors, signage and ‘‘no standing’’ zones.
Police, CFA, Shepparton Search and Rescue and State Emergency Service personnel are on the scene of a truck rollover in Murchison. It is believed a truck rolled off the bridge as you enter the town and has landed in the Goulburn River below. The...
Ten months after launching with much fanfare, Oliver’s Real Food has suddenly closed.
Eagerly awaiting the keys to his new home, Shepparton’s Alex Newling, 20, could never have imagined he would be in the position he is today.