A Mooroopna Park Primary School student has raised more than $1000 for new equipment for the school.. Year 3 student Daniel Hooper, 9, set out to raise $1000 by collecting a $1 donation from 1000 people in the lead-up to his school’s annual
Applications for the 2018 Fairley Leadership Program are open.. Program chief executive Michelle Luscombe said the program would suit anyone with a genuine interest in community affairs and who was able to demonstrate leadership potential
The combined population of Nathalia and Numurkah is somewhere north of 12000 people.. You can expect all of them to squeeze into Rumbalara’s Mercury Dve on Saturday for one of the most anticipated grand finals in years.. I’ll wax lyrical
A unique exhibition around youth art is the outcome of a dynamic workshop where 10 young Aboriginal students were able to reconnect with their traditional culture.. During the past five weeks, the young people have been able to express themselves
A man has let his mates use his court-mandated alcohol interlock to see if they were above the legal blood alcohol limit.. Euroa man, Justin Gilliland, 36, applied in Shepparton Magistrates’ Court yesterday to have the interlock removed from
The Victoria Park Lake shores will be decorated in the rainbow colours this Sunday as the Walk for Equality gets under way.. The event is a community call to arms in support of marriage equality in light of the same-sex marriage postal vote. The
After a whirlwind trip to the United States, Tatura’s Anthony Lucas has returned home after walking Disney Channel’s Red Carpet and recording his own music.. The young singer said he missed his family while on tour working with Indasoul
Name: Sammi-Jo Mace.. Age: 28.. Occupation: Studying community services.. Favourite sporting team: Richmond.. Where were you born: Tasmania.. Who do you find most inspiring: My Mum, Louise.. What was your childhood ambition: To save the world.. What
Blighty captain Natalie Tremble claimed back to back A grade best and fairest wins at the club’s vote count on Sunday.. The skilled defender managed to poll an impressive 54 votes to finish three clear of league vote count joint runner-up Demi
THE SEED Wellbeing program returned to Rochester Secondary College and was welcomed with open arms by students.. Year 8 boys and girls were given workshops aimed at fostering and enhancing positive self-esteem and building respectful relationships
Deniliquin High School’s MAD Squad helped raise positive awareness about mental health issues as part of R U OK Day on Friday.. MAD — which stands for ‘Make a Difference’ — consists of 11 students ranging from Year 9 to
Picola League A grade best and fairest winner Lucy Howard has kept her perfect streak alive, claiming the Deni Rovers’ club best and fairest for a sixth time in as many seasons on Friday.. After winning four straight best and fairests with the
Retailers have labelled a graffiti attack along shop fronts on Corowa’s main street as ‘senseless’ and ‘disappointing’.. Sandra Dunn from Gyles Newsagency noticed straight away the words ‘chicken strips’ and
COLBINABBIN’S Damien Carmody has taken out the Colbinabbin Football Netball Club Frank Brown best and fairest medal for 2017.. He was awarded with the medal at the club’s presentation day on Sunday at Shiraz Republic winery.. Carmody
When people recall extra-time thrillers, Luke Shuey’s goal after the siren in the first week of finals which sent West Coast into Saturday night’s semi-final might come to mind.. But at Shepparton Netball Association’s courts
With the cost of utilities soaring in recent years, Tatura Community House will next month present a home energy-efficiency seminar as well as one-on-one energy bill consultations.. Presented by Goulburn Valley Community Energy chief executive Geoff
Nagambie police got more than they bargained for when they intercepted a speeding motorist along the Heathcote-Nagambie Rd, Graytown on Sunday, September 17.. The driver, a 45-year-old Castlemaine local was checked travelling 135 km/h in a 100 km
ATV and UTV (all terrain and utility) vehicles together with smaller horsepower tractors offer a significant mobility factor on Australia’s farms of all types and scale as well as for grounds maintenance, servicing and preparation.. Silvan
A blue heeler puppy who journeyed almost 200km from home has been reunited with his owner, five months after going missing from a Mooroopna backyard.. Thanks to a microchip, Ned the blue heeler, now six months old, has returned to the arms of his
An equal top price of $17000 was achieved twice at yesterday’s on-farm 1st Stage Complete Dispersal Sale of the dual Master Breeder herd, Invergordon’s Paringa Holsteins
It was a time when the Miss Showgirl competition was in its infancy, far from the well known competition it is today.. Back in 1958, just a year after the competition had begun, a 20-year-old Beverley Long (nee McFarlane) was at the Yarrawonga Show
The Goulburn and Loddon systems should achieve 100 per cent allocation by February next year, even under dry conditions.. The Northern Resource manager, Mark Bailey has issued forecasts of high reliability shares based on current system holdings
Combating climate change and working to ensure balanced water use will be the focus of Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s newly appointed chair, Annie Volkering.. Having grown up in Mansfield, Ms Volkering said the region held
It’s set to be the largest showing of Speckle Park at the Royal Melbourne Show, with Pine Lodge stud Jackungah Speckle Park hoping to put in a good showing at this year’s event with 10 cows.. Having secured Reserve Senior Champion Cow
A new pear variety will hit Coles supermarket shelves and be grown in Australia for the first time, thanks to an Ardmona fruit grower.. But consumers will have to wait until 2021 for a taste.. Oakmoor Orchards owner Rocky Varapodio will pull out
Two motivated Numurkah locals are hoping that an ambitious project can transform the local water tower into a piece of art in a bid to pay homage to the town’s history and boost tourism.. Marie Tuttle and Helena Cornelia came up with the ide
Kyabram dairy company Kyvalley Dairy Group have been awarded the 2017 Family Business Australia Victorian Hall of Fame award.. The announcement came as part of today’s celebrations of National Family Business Day and recognises family
Water allocations for northern Victoria have been increased for the Goulburn, Murray and Loddon systems.. The Murray system has increased from 90 per cent to 98 per cent of high-reliability water shares.. The Goulburn system and the Loddon system
Julie Bishop will attempt to shore up Australia's bid for a seat on the UN Human Rights Council.
US authorities will start informing refugees on Manus Island and Nauru of resettlement decisions.
Victorian MPs are set to get their first look at the Andrews government's divisive assisted dying laws.
The federal opposition says it's time to use a special mechanism to increase domestic supply of gas and ease prices for industry.
In his maiden speech to the UN General Assembly Donald Trump has warned the US will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea if it continues missile tests.
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd believes a grand bargain and new diplomacy is needed to solve the North Korean nuclear threat crisis.
A Melbourne Christian school discriminated against a Sikh boy by not allowing him to attend wearing a turban, a tribunal has found.
The inquest into the 1975 murder of Perth madam Shirley Finn has heard a detective told her to "shut her mouth" after she threatened to "name names".
The SA government says it prefers short-term and student accommodation over penthouses for a major redevelopment in Adelaide's East End.
A One Nation move to cap fundraising donations below the threshold at which they'd have to be publicly declared has been labelled "sneaky".