Emergency services attended a car fire in Shepparton at about 1am today.. Three CFA trucks attended the fire, which took place in the driveway of the Boyd Ave address.. . The Volkswagen Sedan was completely destroyed by the blaze.. Police
The 50th Anniversary Tour of The Great Moscow Circus is coming to Shepparton. . An exhilarating 2 hour performance with something to amaze the whole family. . From globe riders in the globe of death to world record-breaking acrobatics and
Last Sunday marked the 55th anniversary of two major events that have helped shaped Deakin Reserve.. Then Victorian Premier Henry Bolte opened the JGB McDonald grandstand, to the applause of more than 1000 students and sporting fans at the ground
Goulburn Valley Grammar School students got a taste of life in the sky on Friday when they were treated to a flying experience in an air force flight simulator.. About 30 Years 9 to 12 students ‘flew’ in the dual F/A-18F Super Hornet simulator
The Community Fund Goulburn Valley recently donated two new bikes to Victoria Police and the Shepparton Ethnic Council’s bike education program.. The bike education program has been running for about a year and sees unclaimed bikes fixed up and
Seven Country Fire Authority units are attending a grass fire on the Midland Highway at the intersection of Craven Rd,Tatura.. The helicopter water bomber has been used to support ground crews.. The fire is now under control.. Emergency services
A revised Code of Conduct, which set out the standards of conduct expected from each Moira Shire councillor, was unanimously endorsed at a special meeting recently.. Council was required by law to review and adopt a Code of Conduct by February 22
Focusing on the welfare of veterans and their families will continue to be the focus for the Yarrawonga Mulwala RSL Sub-Branch under the auspice of new President Ian Summers.. Mr Summers was elected at the recent annual general meeting and said he
Moira Shire and the Australian Community Support Organisation (ACSO) are halfway through a five day hearing at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) after ACSO officers appealed Moira’s decision last year to refuse a planning
Council lunch enjoyed. Seniors had a lovely social day last Wednesday.. There were 17 members who enjoyed the council lunch along with all the table chit-chat between courses.. What a bonus our new room is, no more cramped members all squeezing into
Le Shai Morris represented the Finley Show Society at The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl competition at Hillston on Saturday.. Seventeen showgirls competed in the zone final, with Walbundrie’s Olivia McIntosh and Wagga’s Emma Gorman selected to
JARRYD Lee Archer was an unforgettable young man with a big heart who gave his time to many struggling communities during his short life.. Jarryd, 21, from Rushworth tragically drowned while swimming in Waranga Basin.. His uncle and adopted father
Firefighters worked quickly to extinguish two separate blazes lit near residential areas in Cobram on Friday night, which are believed to be suspicious.. Two fires were lit within half an hour of each other, one near Sturt St and another in
Berrigan Public School’s sporting house leaders for the 2017 school year have been settling into their new roles since the start of term one.. The first job for the leaders was to prepare their sports houses for the school swimming carnival, which
LANDHOLDERS between Wallan and Heathcote are worried their concerns over a proposed rail trail through the area won’t be heard, leaving them to deal with the possible loss of farmland.. The Mitchell Shire, together with the City of Greater Bendigo
It's not every day you run into your idol while having your morning coffee.. Heathcote’s Richard Watson did just that last week when he bumped into former AFL premiership coach Kevin Sheedy and once word spread he wasn’t the only one to happen
MOTORHEADS will get their fair share of all things mechanical with the Vintage Engine and Machinery Rally and the Australian White Truck Muster at the Kyabram Showgrounds.. The rally and muster promises an array of little known and not often seen
Victoria’s 10th wettest spring on record saw Northern Victorian dam levels up, temporary water prices down and wheat and hay prices in the area declining as well. This and more has come out of Dairy Australia’s first Dairy Situation and Outlook
Dairy farmers can tell their stories to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in Shepparton next week.. The commission will hold a hearing on Tuesday, February 28 to enable farmers to talk about their experience with processors in
CFA’s junior members are gearing up to showcase their skills at the Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Junior State Urban Fire Brigade Championships in Tatura on February 25 and 26.. About 800 juniors are set to compete in the annual championships
The Goulburn River is about to get a big dose of fresh water as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s program for environmental watering.. Depending on natural conditions, including rainfall, the CMA could be applying up to
Bega Cheese Limited has announced an increase in first half profit after tax of 8.2% to $15.7 million. Bega Cheese Executive Chairman Barry Irvin said, “I am very pleased to present a strong first half performance particularly in the context of the
A new ‘‘tradie’’ exhibition in Shepparton has been expanded this year to include interests for farmers.. Co-organiser Craig Blizzard said the event, which has been growing since its inception three years ago, had been so successful that
Differing views over the Murray-Darling Basin Plan’s extra 450Gl have spilled over the border, with the South Australian Government at odds with a farm organisation.. Citrus Australia’s South Australia region has refused to support the state
Yea farmer Wayne Lording sits on his verandah, sips a cuppa and sends his drone to check the horses and cows.. A qualified helicopter pilot, Mr Lording is also building Australia’s first agriculture-specific drone.. ‘‘Farmers have got to look
Federal Government departments have apologised for poor performance in handling some of the botched dairy applications for Farm Household Assistance.. The departments and the Federal Government have come under criticism for lengthy delays, lost
Be on high alert for fire danger tomorrow, as the Country Fire Authority has declared a Total Fire Ban across Northern Country, Mallee, Wimmera, North Central and Central districts. . Bureau of Meteorology Senior Meteorologists, Dean Stewart says
At just 19 years old, Rohan Ford already has 131 beehives under his belt, with a vision to double his stock — however daunting that process may be.. His passion for bees and beekeeping began at a young age, when he developed an interest in the
Aggressive discounting on food has helped supermarket giant Woolworths beat its fierce rival Coles on sales growth.
A 49-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to the stabbing murder of a 41-year-old man in Perth's north in May last year.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has received a warm welcome from Sydney's Jewish community at a synagogue in Malcolm Turnbull's electorate.
A Brisbane court has allowed Clive Palmer to withdraw his application to have the liquidators of Queensland Nickel removed.
Malcolm Turnbull has met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Sydney.
Coca-Cola Amatil will close its South Australian factory and posted a 37 per cent drop in full year net profit for 2016.
A decision on whether to slash Sunday penalty rates will be handed down in Melbourne on Thursday morning.
The minister responsible for Centrelink has personally reviewed more than 50 debt recovery cases brought to light since late December.
The Christian Brothers order is coming to an end in Australia as it no longer enrols candidates in its novitiate, a royal commission has heard.
A fresh push for four-year parliamentary terms has been given the thumbs-down by Special Minister of State Scott Ryan.