A Shepparton man, 18, who allegedly threatened a boy, 16, while holding a machete out the front of Wanganui Park Secondary College yesterday will face court next month.. Shepparton police Sergeant Darren Wagstaff said the man was bailed on charges
A professional bodybuilder who conquered The Deck’s 1.6kg Chicken Parma challenge was still hungry after he finished the epic meal.. Vince Mantovani came to Shepparton last night to sink his teeth into the ‘Parma-saurus-rex’ in
It’s almost finals time and Mooroopna coach Dale Osborne has come in to have a chat with Foxy and JR about the Cats’ Goulburn Valley League season.. Both divisions of the Picola District Football League are in finals mode and Adem
The Great Outdoor Expo is owned and organised by Richard and Carol Hiscock, who have a combined 35 years experience in the exhibition and event industry.. The team brings you a range of exhibitors showing off all things outdoors! To learn more check
Did you get down to the Mitchelton Chocolate Festival?. If so, you would of heard the beautiful, acoustic tones of Jessica Lorraine. She was the perfect accompaniment to the sunshine and relaxed atmosphere of the event. . Check out her cover of
Finishing third on the Goulburn Valley League table might not be that much of an advantage this year.. The prized spot that has third take on sixth position will not have an easy run in the first week of September.. With Kyabram and Shepparton
Occupants of a household in Nightingale Way, Shepparton were the victims of an alleged aggravated burglary this morning at 5am.. “An intruder was discovered inside the house … the occupants were asleep at the time and woken by a bit of
Final round games don’t get much bigger than this.. Third spot will be the prize for the winner of the blockbuster clash between Stanhope and Tallygaroopna on Saturday.. It would be the difference between a showdown against red-hot Avenel, who
Riding around town in a spiked black bicycle helmet with a repurposed stroller in tow, Max Flint is cleaning up the environment.. Breathing life back into discarded household items is a way of life for Mr Flint.. He grew up on a dairy farm in
KYABRAM locals may be just some of the Victorians wearing the costs of the Government’s cuts to country roads funding.. A recent parliamentary inquiry into the sustainability and operational challenges of Victoria’s rural and regional
A farming waste company in regional NSW that underpaid 16 truck drivers nearly $94,000 is back-paying the workers and overhauling its workplace practices, following intervention by the Fair Work Ombudsman.. Deniliquin-based company Downes Rice Hulls
The Rotary Club of Cobram welcomed its newest member, Celeste Brockwell, at its weekly meeting last Wednesday.. Working as Moira Shire industry development officer, Ms Brockwell comes to the Cobram club as a former member of the Rotary Club of
It’s going to be platform shoes and flares as far as the eye can see when the Australian Bee Gees perform at the Benalla Performing Arts Centre on September 1 as part of their upcoming Australian tour.. The popular cover band is taking time
Nagambie took some time to settle but found its feet to run away with a 37-goal win over Ardmona on Saturday.. In the absence of Bianca Willis, Rachael Mundy stepped into goal for the first time this season.. The defender paired well with Sharni
Benalla United’s Jack Connor bagged himself a double on the weekend when he was named his league’s best and fairest and most valuable player.. The news came to the Benalla boy at the Ovens and King Football League’s vote count in
Nagambie residents will go without a taxi after the owner of Nagambie Taxis said he would have to close down the business.. The owner, Damian Murphy, said the taxi service would make its last trip on September 2.. Mr Murphy said unprofitable
PROPOSED animal boarding kennels in Kyabram won’t go ahead.. The Graham Rd property, owned by Shaun Donovan, was planned to hold a maximum of 50 dogs and 30 cats but was refused at the Campaspe Shire council meeting on Tuesday due to concerns
A STANHOPE man who had sex with a 13-year-old girl in the mid-1980s has walked out of court with only a suspended sentence.. Timothy Newton, 53, last week pleaded guilty in the County Court in Bendigo to one count of sexual penetration of a child
Before a ball had been bounced or a contest won or lost on the arena, the Marshall family got to savour a special moment alongside their son and brother and those people who populate his new ‘home’ at the Port Adelaide Football Club
William Adams Ag Shepparton has taken out out Dealer of the Year for both Vicon and Aitchison products at the recent PFG Australia Machinery Conference Awards on the Gold Coast.. Shepparton branch manager Christian Barnett said the awards were
With a bit of encouragement from her friend, 19-year-old Debra Mortimore (nee Cox) found herself standing on the back of a truck at the Yarrawonga Show, competing in Miss Showgirl.. Wearing a shirt she had made herself, finished off with a skirt and
The dual citizenship debacle engulfing Australian politics will return to the High Court in Canberra for a hearing on October 10, 11 and 12 as the legitimacy of several parliamentarians remains uncertain.. Four senators and deputy prime minister
Releasing dung beetles onto your farm can have more benefits than just burying dung into the soil.. That is what the members of Echuca Beef Group found out when dung beetle expert John Feehan was the guest speaker at their meeting on August 15.. Mr
Country Victorians are wearing the costs of the Andrews Government’s cuts to country roads funding, according to Shadow Regional Development Minister Peter Walsh.. The parliamentary inquiry into the sustainability and operational challenges of
Game Management Authority officers together with Victoria Police and DELWP officers have seized a number of firearms, spotlights and ammunition and five people will be charged as part of an operation targeting illegal deer spotlighters around the
Victoria’s controversial firefighting reforms should be rejected and the Department of Premier and Cabinet investigated, a parliamentary committee has found.. The upper house Committee on Fire Services delivered its final report into the
The overdue Senate inquiry into the dairy industry gained a muted response from farmer groups when the final report was released last Friday.. The Senate Standing Committee on Economics handed down 12 recommendations, including that:. ■Dairy
Sheep producers can tap into the latest in meat science to bolster their business performance, with the Sheep CRC now a partner in the popular extension program, It’s Ewe Time.. It’s Ewe Time is designed to increase producer awareness of
Australia is experiencing its worst ever flu season, with the total number of cases so far exceeding 70000.. Experts are calling on everyone who hasn’t already had a flu shot to get it done to help prevent further cases.. ‘‘It
Ardmona dairy farmer Jeff Odgers has been appointed deputy chair of the $60million dairy development body, Dairy Australia.. Mr Odgers will offer himself as a candidate for chair in November when incumbent Geoff Akers, from Tallygaroopna, retires at
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian wants Sydney's new airport in Badgery's Creek to mirror one of the world's best - Incheon International Airport in South Korea.
The man accused of killing Timothy Pullen will be released from prison despite the Queensland government's No Body No Parole laws.
McGrath is looking for revenue outside of property sales after its full-year profit dropped 42 per cent amid low volumes and agent departures.
Russell Street bomber Craig Minogue has argued in court his prisoner rights to receive mail have been breached.
The federal government has revealed the final expansion plans for the naval shipbuilding precinct in Adelaide.
Singer Paulini Curuenavuli says she will return to Sydney to face allegations she bribed a NSW bureaucrat over a driver's licence.
Former treasury ministers Wayne Swan and the UK's Ed Balls have been touring Australia, describing their experiences during the GFC and the lessons learned.
The competition watchdog sees no threat in a Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon bid for joint control of the struggling Ten Network.
US President Donald Trump's hardline stance on funding for the Mexico border wall has put him in the firing line of his fellow Republicans.
Stood-aside cabinet minister Matt Canavan had the slenderest of connections to Italy, despite his dual citizenship, the High Court has heard.