Tomorrow the race starts as the Goulburn Valley Bowls Division looks to crown its Champion of Champions.. Play begins early on the greens at Tallygaroopna with an open field all capable of taking out the coveted title.. Shepparton Park playing-coach
Brioche or bun? Swisse cheese or cheddar? One patty or two?. Some may say these are all important elements that go into making a quality burger.. From triple stacks to multiple types of meat, the humble burger has taken a dramatic change of late and
‘‘It was you who saved me wasn’t it?’’. These were the words wearily spilled from the mouth of a Shepparton woman in her 50s who was in such a state of shock she forgot to give her rescuer her name after nearly drowning
Tatura Park is set to become a hive of activity, with people from across the dairy industry descending on the venue tomorrow for the start of International Dairy Week.. Event organisers are expecting a strong crowd this year, with more than 1100
The Seymour greyhound adoption centre was buzzing during the weekend as more than 1000 people lined up to meet, greet and take home a new best friend.. In what was initially scheduled to be a three-day event run by the Greyhound Adoption Program
More than 150 former and current Deniliquin RSL Club staff are expected to attend a reunion in February.. An RSL staff reunion has been organised by former staffer Cathy Pearn (nee Shephard) and a small group of other former club employees.. Mrs
Deniliquin Clay Target Club will hold its first monthly shoot for 2018 on Sunday.. The five event fixture will start at noon at the club’s shooting range on Racecourse Rd with high gun honours up for grabs.. The shooting events are as follows
IT’S only a small share, but when the galloper he has an ownership interest in collects $600,000 for a win it’s still a nice windfall — not to mention feeling.. Kyabram’s Tony Hetherington owns a few hairs in the tail of Care
A 29 year-old Deniliquin man has had his licence suspended, pending a court appearance, after being charged with alleged drink driving.. Police said a ute was stopped in Crispe St, Deniliquin about 12.20am Friday for a random breath test.. The male
Deniliquin croquet started for 2018 on Sunday with 12 players taking part. The weather was perfect and the courts were in great shape.. Bobby Laing was the only three game winner and won the day with 23 hoops.. Six players had good scores despite
Murrumbidgee councillor Austin Evans has officially resigned from council following his election as the Member for Murray.. Mr Evans (pictured) advised council at its December meeting of his intention to resign, after he won the seat of Murray
Long range plans can often go astray but not in the case of Gold Coast Magic Millions winner Sunlight.. Trainer Tony McEvoy’s meticulous planning was rewarded when his filly had a decisive two lengths margin in the $1.94 million race for two
Information sought. The Benalla Historical Society is embarking on an ambitious project to collect basic information about all homes, buildings and properties within the Benalla Rural City boundaries.. With the aid of a $500 community support grant
While Benalla is famous for its murals, Seymour was blessed with its very own form of street art this morning as a pile of trolleys was left on the corner Wimble Street and Oak Street.. A local woman, Tamara Jones, found the “trolley
RURAL Bank has opened applications for its 2018 national scholarship program for the next generation of agricultural leaders.. This year’s program will see an increased investment in the number of scholarships available, with up to 15 tertiary
THE state government will help northern Victoria commemorate the sacrifice of local veterans and educate the wider community about their service.. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp announced the opening of three veterans grant programs that
The future of the Federal Government’s decentralisation agenda is up in the air, with questions raised about whether the program is running on schedule.. Former Regional Development Minister Fiona Nash announced in April that federal
The 2018 duck hunting season begins on Saturday, March 17, with the Victorian Government making changes to a number of things including the starting times for the opening weekend.. Instead of starting at the standard time of half an hour before
Dairy Australia is reminding farmers to remain vigilant and on the lookout for mycoplasma in their cows and calves.. An emerging cause of disease in cows and calves in Australian dairy herds for more than a decade, Dairy Australia said mycoplasm
Birchip Cropping Group members are invited to the group’s annual Trials Review Day with results from a number of trials to be discussed.. The Friday, February 16 event will feature a number of presentations including crop variety updates on
Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority will commence a draw-down of Lake Benalla on January 29 to combat noxious weeds.. Undertaken in conjunction with Benalla Rural City Council and Goulburn-Murray Water, the draw-down will help to control
Brekky Burrito with Spicy Chilli Bacon. Serves: 1-2. Ingredients:. 2 rashers of Primo Premium Selections Spicy Chilli Bacon, chopped into 2cm pieces. 1 avocado, diced. 1 tomato, seeded, flesh diced. 1 small red onion, finely diced. 2 free-range
Northern Victoria resource manager Mark Bailey has declared a low risk of spill in the Campaspe system.. Dr Bailey said the risk of spill in the Campaspe system during 2017-18 was now below the 10 per cent threshold needed for a declaration to be
Quambatook Heritage Working Machinery Association members have been busy repairing their machines in preparation for this year’s harvest days at the Quambatook Tractor Pull Complex.. Association secretary Graeme Lehmann said he had his hands
Sheep Producers Australia has appointed two independent directors to its skills-based board.. Chris Mirams will become executive chair and Anne Astin will be an independent, non-executive director, who will chair the Audit and Risk Committee
A Shepparton fruit-packing company has been fined $72000 for its role in a scalping accident that tore off the scalp and an ear of a young Irish backpacker.. Kalafatis Packing faced Shepparton Magistrates’ Court last Thursday on charges
Legislation is seeking to establish a one-stop shop for export rules and agricultural goods in a bid to minimise export costs and drive productivity.. Introduced to Federal Parliament by Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, the bill will replace 17
A meeting between President Donald Trump and Democratic Senate leader Chuck Schumer has failed to produce a deal.
NSW firefighters are working to control a bushfire that's burnt 20,000 hectares of land in the Pilliga Forest in northwest NSW.
Experts say the US couple accused of beating, shackling and abusing their children may have used starvation as a weapon to control them.
A private memorial service will be held to mark one year since six people died and dozens were injured as a car careened down Melbourne's Bourke Street Mall.
The first two Labor members caught in the citizenship fiasco may have to wait until March to find out if they can remain in federal parliament.
Men discharged from the military for medical reasons, or in ranks other than commissioned officer, are at much higher risk of suicide than their peers.
Sir Trevor Garland, who served as honorary consul to the Solomon Islands, has faced court over accusations he sexually assaulted a man in Sydney last year.
South Australian hospitals treated more than 50 people for health-related illnesses as the state sweltered through a third day of extreme temperatures.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says she doesn't want the date of Australia Day changed but notes the importance of recognising indigenous culture.
The Victorian government has denied stacking the MFB board to push through a controversial pay deal.