Goulburn Valley Hockey Association was well represented at the Junior Country Championships, with six teams at various locations in Melbourne. With the under-15 girls taking out the title five other sides also did battle.. Under-17 boys: The
Kyabram’s Ellie Fry knows no boundaries.. The lightweight boxer took on Bri Lee, from Surrey Hills Boxing Gym, and added another win to her tally by taking home the Coz Brizzi Memorial Cup.. Fry, 17, now boasts a 100 per cent win record from
The Shepparton News' Betty Magazine has two cook book to giveaway.. 7 Minutes to Better Health by Sam Wood. 7 Minutes to Better Health by Sam Wood. Developed with nutritionist and dietitian Leanne Wood, 7 Minutes to Better Health includes 30
Goulburn Valley Hockey Association’s under-15 girls took out the top gong at the Junior Country Championships at the weekend.. Their gold medal tested not only skill and endurance, but composure after the grand final was sent to penalties
Goulburn Valley Grammar School students wheeled their way into a game of basketball this week with 1996 Summer Paralympics gold medallist Orfeo Cecconato. Mr Cecconato is a presenter for the WheelTalk disability awareness program, which encourages
Three roads bordering the Pine Lodge cemetery will soon disappear, set to be amalgamated into the site.. Greater Shepparton City councillors last week voted to give public notice of a decision to remove the cemetery’s three abutting roads and
Shepparton Bulls had a field day, belting Maroondah 65-12 in a Saturday score-fest at Vibert Reserve.. The Bulls ran free, scoring for fun against the previously third-ranked side in moving to 5-0 and staying on top of the Victorian Club Rugby
Solar farm investment is welcome, but not at the cost of the region’s best agricultural land, State Member for Shepparton Suzanna Sheed has said.. Ahead of a planning panel this week, Ms Sheed said while she was in favour of renewable energy
Hospitals across the Southern Riverina recently took part in Emergency Medicine Education and Training.. Staff at Berrigan, Finley, Tocumwal and Jerilderie hospitals were shown ways to improve the care for patients requiring urgent and emergency
What is it about the Punt Rd Oval that produces fairytales?. First Richmond and on Saturday the Goulburn Valley under-18s.. Behind at three-quarter-time of the interleague clash with Ballarat, up stepped key forward Liam Tenace, with three straight
FOX baiting will start in state forests across central Victoria to reduce attacks on native animals and livestock.. Beginning May 21, Forest Fire Management Victoria will be laying baits in Costerfield State Forest, Myers Flat State Forest and One
LEADER of the Nationals and Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh has labelled the Victorian government’s latest state budget a “raw deal” to the town of Kyabram.. Mr Walsh said he was bitterly disappointed Labor had chosen against
On Sunday, we celebrated Pentecost. This is the celebration of the birth of the church as Jesus intended.. The Feast of Pentecost is celebrated 50 days after the Passover, another significant Jewish event and 10 days after the Ascension of Jesus. He
Cobram families are invited to experience the first ever Woolworths Fresh Food Kids Fresh Fair, to learn more about fruit and vegetables in a fun and interactive way.. With almost 95 per cent of Australian children struggling to meet their
Benalla’s Zak Best has finished third for round two as the youngest driver in the 22 car field of the Kumho Tyre Australian V8 Touring Car Series.. The event was held as part of the Winton SuperSprint weekend.. After a successful debut opening
The stableford event, which included the second round of the Silver Spoon, was sponsored by Tatura Family Butchers.. A good field of players enjoyed the cool but fine conditions.. Karen Ballantyne, who has found more time to play golf, won A-grade
An undermanned Berrigan A grade tried their hardest but Blighty were simply too strong in round seven of the Picola & District League on Saturday.. It was a massive turnaround from previous weeks by the Saints, who played with plenty of flow and
Murray Local Land Services will restrict stock access to some travelling stock reserves in the region due to the continuing dry conditions.. Available stock feed and water on many Murray TSRs has reduced to the point that stock access needs to be
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
Coles has signed an agreement with the transport union to provide safer working conditions for truck drivers transporting their goods.
Optus is cutting about 200 jobs nationwide as it winds down use of its long-standing Virgin Mobile brand.
Australia can again produce cars on a small scale, a leading British industrialist says.
Australian astronaut Paul Scully-Power will lead the NSW push to build the nation's first space agency in Sydney.
Queensland crossbench MP Bob Katter says by-election candidate Georgina Downer feels a sense of entitlement for her father's former Adelaide Hills seat of Mayo.
Criminals due to give evidence at a NSW execution-murder trial are "the epitome of unreliability", says a lawyer for the accused.
New figures suggest demand for workers has come off the boil, consolidating after last year's strong results.
The SA government will push for the state's coroner to continue with an inquest into the deaths of four cancer patients underdosed with chemotherapy.
Guide Dogs Australia is searching for 200 people to become "puppy raisers" for Labradors.
An ANZ executive has told the banking royal commission that errors were made in approving a $220,000 to a couple for a gelato franchise that ended up failing.