THE MURRAY Netball League B grade grand final has been finalised with Tongala and Finley set to play off for the 2017 flag.. Tongala’s B grade side made it through after defeating Echuca United by 19 goals in the preliminary final at Cobram on
STAR players Rhys Clark, Lochie Smith and Liam Ogden share something special their Kyabram teammates don’t.. If the Bombers win Sunday’s grand final they will be the only two/three players who have played every game in Kyabram’s 42
TATURA’S Nithsdale House will open its doors for a charity day this month.. Almost 100 years old, the house has an extensive history and a stunning interior.. Owner Phyl Mactier said the home was built by her husband’s family when they
KYABRAM Netball Association wrapped up its season on Wednesday, September 6 with the grand finals.. In two highly competitive games, the Vixens defeated the Firebirds 14 to 11 in the U13s grand final and the Power Rangers beat the Trees 33 to 24 in
APPLICATIONS are now open for the Loddon Murray Community Leadership Program (LMCLP).. The 10-month program (26 contact days) empowers local heroes to continue investing in their community.. Those passionate about their community, industry or sector
A FORMER Kyabram drug user has praised the federal government’s trialled welfare drug test plan, which he believed would set users on the path to recovery.. The government earlier this year announced it would drug test 5000 Centrelink clients
When it comes time for the showgirl competitions on agricultural days, it’s often the Miss Showgirl entrants than get plenty of the focus.. However in recent years, younger girls have been throwing their hat in the ring to compete for a title
Dairy farmers are being crushed under the weight of power prices, with climbing power bills impacting their ability to stay competitive.. The rising cost of electricity has hit farmers hard, with Australian Dairy Council figures claiming that dairy
Fonterra has emerged as one of the companies making an offer to take over dairy co-operative, Murray Goulburn.. Fonterra managing director, Rene Dedoncker has told ABC radio the company is interested in Australia's biggest milk processor
Last weekend was dominated by the breaking of record high maximum temperatures for September. 61 recording stations in NSW and 35 recording stations in Victoria had their hottest September day on record; some places have had over 120 years of
We're on the river most days, so we were watching for the environmental flush due to start on Saturday. By Sunday morning it was creeping over the sandbar and The Boss wasn't all that happy about it.. He reckons the south- and east-facing
The Western Australian Government has banned fracking in the popular south-west tourist region and put in place a statewide moratorium, pending an independent scientific inquiry.. Premier Mark McGowan has announced his government was banning
Southern regions have been buoyed by late August rainfall, with Dairy Australia pointing to an improved prospect for hay harvests as a result.. The organisation’s hay report said while hay trading was subdued across much of Australia as
A ute hay bale lifter designed to make feeding out round bales on the farm easier is an entry in the 2017 Henty Agri-Innovators Award.. Daysdale sheep producer Peter Mills came up with the idea of adapting a lifting frame to the tilt tray of his
A Campaspe Shire community group dedicated to preserving squirrel gliders has been named as a state finalist in the Tidy Towns Awards Program, part of the 2017 Keep Victoria Beautiful Awards.. Strathallan Family Landcare is a key contender to take
For humans, most snakebite victims are male, bitten in the warmer months of the year and most bites occur in or near homes.. The brown snake caused 23 of the 35 snakebite-related deaths recorded between 2000 and 2016 by the National Coronial
Emerging female leaders who want to create impact, innovate and make a difference to rural and regional Australia are being encouraged to apply for the new-look AgriFutures Australia 2018 Rural Women’s Award.. Formerly the Rural Industries
Australian gas exports should be limited so they can be used generating power at home, Victoria's government says.
Tony Abbott's daughter Frances is featuring in a campaign video urging people to vote "yes" to make same-sex marriage a reality.
A century on from the Battle of Polygon Wood in Belgium some Australian families are still looking for their lost loved ones.
Some Virgin planes bound for Bali are stopping in Darwin for extra fuel to ensure they can make it back home if Mount Agung erupts while they are in the air.
Jacinda Ardern believes she has 'absolutely every chance' of becoming New Zealand's youngest prime minister in modern history.
Former Congressman Anthony Weiner has wept in court as he was sentenced to 21 months for sending explicit messages to a 15-year-old girl.
The NBA has weighed into the feud about kneeling during the national anthem as Donald Trump shows no sign of backing down from his earlier criticism.
Victoria Police want to speak to a man they believe can help them solve the fatal shooting of Anwar Teriaki last month in Roxburgh Park.
Liquidators for Clive Palmer's failed Queensland Nickel business will grill his former PA over whether she's helped his fugitive nephew sail the world.
Prince Harry and his girlfriend, American actress Meghan Markle, have appeared together publicly for the first time at the Invictus Games in Toronto.