Tatura will have its hands full on the second day of its clash with Kyabram, looking to seal a spot in Haisman Shield finals.. Fresh from Thursday night’s Twenty20 success the Redbacks won the toss and batted, looking to take the game away
The pool was full during the weekend with Shepparton’s MS 24-Hour Mega Swim at Aquamoves.. The event started with a bang, with City of Greater Shepparton Mayor Kim O’Keeffe initiating the starting horn, where a member of each team became
A proposed functional design of the new Shepparton Art Museum could see Greater Shepparton City Council spend an additional $5.35 million from its cash reserves.. On Tuesday, Council staff recommended councillors endorse a functional design
Victoria’s Planning Minister has called in a number of solar farm applications proving problematic for Greater Shepparton City councillors to decide on, days before they were set to go to a council meeting.. Council chief executive Peter
A VicForests timber-felling operation in the Strathbogie State forest was met with protesters yesterday who blocked the road leading into the site.. Concerned local Sim Ayers said he attended the protest which he described as a ‘‘good
To be the best, you have to beat the best, and that’s the opportunity in front of the Goulburn Valley Suns tonight.. Hosting the National Premier League Two East conference’s best side, Dandenong City, the Suns face an early test of how
~ from page 1. He cited council’s November report on the matter from director infrastructure Oliver McNulty which said, ‘‘In December 2016 council contacted the RSPCA requesting that they come to Deniliquin to assess the
Sir,. While I agreed with much of Tuesday’s opinion piece, particularly in relation to a need for strong leadership for Australia, I was disappointed to read your opinion on the Adani coal mine and your assessment that the inner city Greens
Last year was great for property transactions in Benalla, with a 2.2 per cent rise, compared to the 1.1 per cent decrease in regional and rural Victoria.. This is expected to rise even more to five to eightper cent by April this year, thanks to more
Sir,. The debate over the peacock enclosure in Waring Gardens has become very one-sided. I feel there is a need for the opposing view to be aired.. Council employees and community representatives spent a lot of time at the Napier St shop seeking
This week, 100 years ago, saw resumption of fighting on most fronts.. During winter’s worst, both sides had limited themselves to raiding.. Some raids had been large, but this week saw a resumption of full-scale German attacks in the
Sir,. The ongoing peacock saga seems to continue and has created so much attention.. It seems the public have an overwhelming interest in it.. I read last week, and I quote, that it costs over $4000 to get a Certificate III captive animal licence
Will you join us?. Every March for 70 years, thousands of volunteers have made a wonderful contribution to our community during Red Cross Calling.. They’ve knocked on their neighbour’s doors, said g’day and their combined efforts
The Hume Citizen of the Year for 2018 was awarded to former Benalla boy Jason Moore.. He has been recognised for a variety of reasons including his contribution to junior sports, his volunteer efforts and his fundraising.. His story starts when, as
Keen anglers will have 14 hours of fishing in which to claim a prize catch in the 21st annual Deniliquin RSL Iron Jack Fishing Classic this weekend.. More than 1200 anglers are expected to take to the Edward River as part of the competition.. The
A group of local ladies who attend the Benalla Aquatic Centre each week are proving to provide a major benefit to the health and wellbeing of many across our rural city.. During regular visits to the Mair St centre they join in programs including
Last week the Benalla Breast Cancer Support Group met for the first time — 17 ladies, all recently diagnosed and living in Benalla Rural City, met at Rustik Café & Wine Bar for breakfast and a chat.. In most cases the ladies did not
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
Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake
The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital
Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode
Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn
Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more
Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they
A committee established following a Senate inquiry into the cattle industry has failed to deliver a viable solution for the restructure of the Cattle Council of Australia, according to the VFF.. The VFF met with a number of state farming
Mini Savoury Danishes Three Ways. Makes 48.. Ingredients:. 3 sheets butter puff pastry. 1 egg, lightly beaten. 1 tbsp milk. Option 1: Feta and black olive. 100g feta, crumbled. 2 tbsp finely chopped basil. 2 tbsp finely chopped black olives. Option
An Iranian domestic flight has come down over mountains in bad weather with fears all 65 people on board have been killed in the tragedy.
Taking their cue from the #MeToo movement, stars including Australia's Margot Robbie have walked the red carpet for the BAFTA film awards in London in black.
The family who fostered Nikolas Cruz, the Florida mass shooting suspect, after his mother's death say he had a number of weapons when he moved into their home.
Deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has played down talk of a rift with his leader, saying they're both "strong personalities" who can keep working together.
Nationals MPs have hit out after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told a TV interview he had no regrets prohibiting sex between ministers and staffers.
Nick Xenophon's SA-BEST party is to reveal its gambling reform package on Monday as campaigning continues for the March 17 South Australian election.
Greens leader Richard Di Natale and a Queensland activist have reported federal MP George Christensen to police over a controversial Facebook post.
Figures this week are expected to show wage growth just keeping pace with inflation and close to the lowest rate in at least two decades.
Beaches are once again likely to be closed across southeast Queensland on Monday as a heavy easterly swell continues to lash the coast.
Australian rugby international Karmichael Hunt is due back in a Queensland court on Monday on allegations of drug possession.