TONGALA forfeited its clash with Cooma over the eligibility of a player it played on the opening day of their Goulburn Murray Cricket clash last Saturday week.. Tongala included South African Carlo Scheepers on the first day of its clash with Coom
CAMPASPE Shire will change operating hours at several of its customer service centres, to better meet the needs of the community.. Chief executive Jason Russell said the new arrangements reflected changes in demand for face-to-face assistance at
RUSHWORTH and District Community Bank have teamed up with Colbinabbin Recreation Reserve and Ward Bros of Rochester to resurface the Colbinabbin football oval.. The $30,000 investment from the Rushworth and District Community Bank, along with
STANHOPE’S Mark Beggs loses a little bit more of his vision each day.. Eventually it will get to the point where he cannot see anything and there is nothing he can do about it.. Medical science cannot cure him, so every day Mark gets up and tries
Photographer Craig Wetjen travelled thousands of kilometres to find the subjects for his book Men and Their Sheds, which features in a photo exhibition showing at Kyabram Town Hall.. The photos include men and their sheds from Kyabram and
SEVEN members attended Lancaster CWA’s first meeting for 2017 at Kyabram RSL Hall on February 1.. Maureen Sheers and Lois McDonald attended a group conference yesterday.. Members will attend group craft today at Tatura.. Members will also attend
THE 2017 Loddon Campaspe Regional Masters Series was contested at Kyabram Lawn Tennis Club at the weekend.. Club coach David Starling said there was a good display of talent and plenty of tennis for everyone at the junior tournament.. “It was
A public inquiry into Australian water reforms has been launched by the Productivity Commission.. Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has instructed the commission to investigate Australia’s water resources, with a particular eye to the National
John Deere is launching a new series of nimble utility tractors designed to meet the requirements of small and medium-sized agricultural, dairy and livestock farms, and local government.. Building on the strengths of the previous 5R models, John
Former Murray Goulburn Co-operative managing director Gary Helou has spoken on the record for the first time about the events leading up to the massive milk price cut by the company in April last year.. He had refused invitations to speak publicly
Agriculture Victoria researchers are using drones to remotely sense leaf nitrogen of red-blushed pears.. Information from the drones will help the researchers develop nitrogen fertiliser management guidelines that maximise fruit quality and minimise
When the weather failed him and the rain disappeared, David McGennisken of Manooka Farms was glad to know CNH Industrial Capital wouldn’t do the same.. Like every farmer, Mr McGennisken knows you’ve got to roll with the punches. And like every
Large-bodied native fish in the Loddon River are being fitted with acoustic tags as part of a new monitoring program investigating fish responses to environmental flow deliveries across Victoria.. DELWP’s Arthur Rylah Institute, in conjunction
VicForests recently completed a timber harvesting operation in the Strathbogie State Forest.. VicForests stakeholders and planning general manager Lachlan Spencer said the operation was completed without complications and the site would now begin
A rare bird discovered in a rice crop at Mayrung in January will be used to help uncover the network of wetlands the animal depends on in the colder months.. The male Australasian bittern, affectionately named ‘MILo’ by Murray Irrigation staff
The VFF Livestock Group and the Echuca Beef Group have teamed up to host a policy dinner and information evening this week.. The information evening will look at the hot topics in livestock policy, presented by VFF Livestock Group president Leonard
Victorian Nationals Leader Peter Walsh has labelled the Andrews Government’s dairy grants scheme ‘‘under-funded and over-promised’’, and accused the government of giving farmers ‘‘scraps off the table’’.. Agriculture Minister Jaal
Oppose the basin plan if you must, but stick to the facts. One has to question not only the factual integrity of the letter ‘Flawed basin plan is a health risk’ (Country News, February 7), but also the motives behind it.. To link the size of the
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US-backed Iraqi forces have begun moving towards Mosul airport following Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's formal announcement of a ground offensive.
The WA Liberals' campaign launch has involved personal attacks on Labor leader Mark McGowan and his shadow ministry for being influenced by union organisers.
Australia's senior Catholic leaders will be grilled by the child sex abuse royal commission this week about what they are doing to protect children.
Freezing TAFE fees and introducing a surcharge for residential property purchases by foreigners are among election campaign launch announcements by WA Labor.
Crowds have flocked to Melbourne's White Night festival, as homeless advocates camped at the State Library to protest the city's proposed rough sleeping ban.
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Queensland's Liberal National Party will introduce amendments in parliament next week to compel arbitration between players in the sugar industry dispute.
Cultural leaders in Melbourne have welcomed the Victorian government's policy to encourage cross-cultural cohesion.