Mooroopna Women’s Football Club is raring to go this season after receiving sporting equipment as part of the Macca’s on Your Team program.. The initiative was launched in 2016 to provide essential sporting equipment to community
Awaken Dance Theatre Company presents "Voyage", a new contemporary dance theatre work collaborated and performed by 18 local young dancers as a part of the 2018 Shepparton Festival.. Voyage explores nautical themes and ideas about travel
Little hands were put to good work yesterday morning, getting creative as part of a pre-school art workshop.. Run as part of the Shepparton Art Museum Little Hands program, budding artists enjoyed the hands-on experience using paint and transfer
Shepparton Gators are ready to go for the Big V season after the arrival of their two American imports.. Power forward Spencer Coleman and combo guard Cameron Vines are the pair coach Leigh Bathman will rely on to bring some star power to the side
Residents will have the chance to dine in the company of Julia Gillard when the former prime minister heads a joint beyondblue and Goulburn Valley Health lunch in Shepparton next month.. Presented by GV Health’s Carmel Johnson, the event will
Renowned organ donation campaigner Alan Turner has slammed the Federal Government, following latest figures the Organ and Tissue Authority released.. Mr Turner described the figures as atrocious and said the campaigns the government implemented had
Seymour. Friday social evening was better attended and enjoyable. The Members Draw was not won as Pat Paynes’ name was drawn and of course she was not there. Next Friday the draw goes to $140 — a good amount to win so we are looking
Fire fee deserves scrutiny. I AM compelled to comment on the Campaspe Shire’s arbitrary introduction of a $70 fee for a Fire Permit.. I recognise the shire’s right to introduce a permit fee, my comments concern the process of introducing
An absolute thriller at Deniliquin’s Memorial Park has enabled Nathalia to pinch top spot on the Murray Valley Cricket Association ladder.. A staggering 26 wickets fell on a second day of play totally dominated by the bowlers — and it
This season Benalla and District Junior Football League is taking a ‘‘no barriers’’ approach to playing junior football, giving all kids the chance to enjoy junior footy regardless of their situation.. The League, which
Sacred Heart School 4/5 JS students share their opinion on mandatory bike laws in Australia.. Bikes, they are really good for exercise but, have you ever thought that you would like to ride a bike, but you didn’t have your helmet with you? I
A Liberal Nationals government would secure jobs in Seymour by allowing a kangaroo pet food industry to develop, according to Member for Euroa Steph Ryan.. The current trial program, using culled kangaroos where they have become a nuisance, would
HEATHCOTE Bowling Club’s division three side scored a huge 63-shot win over Serpentine on the weekend.. On Saturday, the team travels to Golden Square where the winner will go into the top four and play finals next week.. Division three
A FORMER Campaspe Shire councillor has criticised the council for not consulting with the community after introducing a $70 fee for Permit to Burn applications.. The applications are processed by the shire on behalf of the Country Fire Authority
Every Wednesday morning I make the trip down the Murray Valley Hwy for cadet training in Shepparton.. The 50-minute journey to Shepparton News headquarters certainly does not faze me timewise, as I have become accustomed to driving nearly four hours
Benalla P-12 College’s Faithful St campus is looking different every day as stage-one of the school’s capital improvement project starts to take shape.. The school’s Faithfull St and Avon St Campus’ will be significantly
Avenel Preschool will undergo a $526000 upgrade and expansion to provide greater access for local families, Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced last week.. The Victorian Government’s funding of $350000 will see the kindergarten
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
Sydney businessman Salim Mehajer has faced court again as he fights more than 100 charges related to the 2012 election that put him on Auburn City Council.
A fight broke out at a Melbourne tattoo shop before a man was repeatedly shot, police say.
The latest US mass shooting at a Florida high school has sparked an unprecedented lobbying effort by teens and their parents.
An attacker has thrown an explosive device at the US embassy in the Montenegrin capital Podgorica and then killed himself with another bomb.
Donald Trump says armed teachers and security guards could frighten off potential school shooters and prevent student deaths.
Energy continues to be the hot issue on the South Australian election campaign, with Nick Xenophon calling for price cuts of 20 per cent.
Former bikie boss Mick Hawi, who rose to infamy for his role in a fatal brawl at Sydney Airport, is being remembered as a kind man with a "beautiful" heart.
The Cambodian prime minister has warned he'll beat up protesters at a special Southeast Asia leaders summit in Sydney.
Qantas plans to address a global pilot shortage by setting up what it says could be the southern hemisphere's largest flight academy.
German company Sonnen will build a battery production plant in Adelaide, while also moving its headquarters from Sydney to the South Australian capital.