THE state government will help northern Victoria commemorate the sacrifice of local veterans and educate the wider community about their service.. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp announced the opening of three veterans grant programs that
A CHANCE meeting ordering pizza resulted in Shepparton Golf’s John Stokes and Kyabram’s Mia Nowasad becoming the best mixed team in the Goulburn Valley.. The pair defeated Kyabram duo Rob Anset and Helen Chapman to be named the Goulburn
THOSE who encounter sick or injured native animals these school holidays are being urged to contact an authorised wildlife shelter.. Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) Forest and Wildlife officer Phuong Tran said sometimes
RAIN tried to hit Goulburn Murray Cricket for six for the second consecutive Saturday but decisions were reached in three games with drawn results in the other two.. In the only two games that weren’t affected by rain, Fire Brigade flexed its
MEMBER for Murray Plains Peter Walsh is encouraging sporting clubs across the Murray Plains electorate to apply for a grant under the latest round of the 2017-18 Sporting Club Grants Program.. Mr Walsh said grants of up to $5000 are available to
IT’S your final chance to take a step back in time.. Isobel Harvie will be transitioning from the Fabulous Fifties to a Masquerade Ball as her Town Hall exhibition prepares for a change-up at the end of the month.. The Fabulous Fifties was
The ability to produce high volumes of milk relies on a number of factors, and one major contributor is the happiness and comfort of your cows.. Bringing cows under shelter is improving their comfort levels and resulting in increased milk yields
Dairy Beef Alliance is encouraging farmers to explore adding Wagyu to their Holstein herds to further grow the value of their herd.. General manager Peter Wilkinson said the market for Wagyu beef was growing rapidly and dairy farmers were playing
Webber Quantitative Consulting was recently announced as the successful bidder for a government tender to build an Australian dairy industry index.. The UDV said the end of the tender process for the Commodity Milk Price Index represented a step
A total of 14 people died in on-farm incidents last year, the worst figures in more than a decade, leaving WorkSafe Victoria pleading with people to improve safety at work.. The statistics come after a tragic start to the year following the death of
There is not a lot of time for relaxation during the summer holidays for 15-year-old Lauren McIlveen from Strathmerton.. Lauren has been busy preparing her team for International Dairy Week and, with three Holstein heifers entered in the youth show
The future of the Federal Government’s decentralisation agenda is up in the air, with questions raised about whether the program is running on schedule.. Former Regional Development Minister Fiona Nash announced in April that federal
The 2018 duck hunting season begins on Saturday, March 17, with the Victorian Government making changes to a number of things including the starting times for the opening weekend.. Instead of starting at the standard time of half an hour before
Dairy Australia is reminding farmers to remain vigilant and on the lookout for mycoplasma in their cows and calves.. An emerging cause of disease in cows and calves in Australian dairy herds for more than a decade, Dairy Australia said mycoplasm
Birchip Cropping Group members are invited to the group’s annual Trials Review Day with results from a number of trials to be discussed.. The Friday, February 16 event will feature a number of presentations including crop variety updates on
Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority will commence a draw-down of Lake Benalla on January 29 to combat noxious weeds.. Undertaken in conjunction with Benalla Rural City Council and Goulburn-Murray Water, the draw-down will help to control
Brekky Burrito with Spicy Chilli Bacon. Serves: 1-2. Ingredients:. 2 rashers of Primo Premium Selections Spicy Chilli Bacon, chopped into 2cm pieces. 1 avocado, diced. 1 tomato, seeded, flesh diced. 1 small red onion, finely diced. 2 free-range
Sydney's women have come together under blue skies in Hyde Park to join arms in solidarity as rallies are held around the world.
Perth's new Optus Stadium has finally opened but the footbridge, that provides easy access to the venue, is still not ready.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says her government will work to put the fight against bullying on the national agenda.
Several people died and others are being held hostage after attackers raided Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel as the attack enters a pre-dawn lull.
A man has been found dead after disappearing while swimming at a popular Victorian waterfall.
Donald Trump has finished his first year in office with hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters marching for women's rights.
In his first year, Donald Trump has cast aside norms and traditions, fought with Republicans and Democrats and changed how the US is viewed at home and abroad.
The Royal National Park will remain closed as the RFS declares total fire bans across four regions in the state.
Hot temperatures are forecast to continue in Sydney and across NSW, with parts of the city expected to reach 40 degrees Celsius.
Donald Trump has made good on his goal of prioritise domestic interests, but the US risks alienating allies and destabilising diplomatic relationships.