$2m injection for Victorian wineries
THE state government is backing Victoria’s world-class wine industry, with a grants program to support the growth of the state’s wineries, increase visitors to wine regions, boost exports and support local jobs.
TODAY is Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW) Day, a national day of thanks for the many Victoria State Emergency Services (VICSES) volunteers who support their local communities during flood, storm, landslide, road rescue, search and rescue, and more. VICSES volunteers responded to more than 31,000 requests for assistance last year, equalling a total of 302,623 operational hours.
AS LAMBING season gets underway in Victoria, producers are reminded of National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) sheep and goat requirements and encouraged to order their electronic NLIS tags ahead of marking.
BEAUTIFUL two-year-old Bindi is your typical greyhound — a 70km/h couch potato.
MOAMA Anglican Grammar School is giving the next generation of students and parents a taste of what they have to offer.
LISA Chesters has scored a victory in the federal election, returning for her third term as the member for Bendigo.
VICTORIAN opposition leader Michael O’Brien met with farmers at Glenaroua last Wednesday to better understand the effects of drought.
OUR Lady of the Sacred Heart School (OLSH) is a community that is learning and living in the tradition of the OLSH spirit. Its motto is ‘May the Sacred Heart of Jesus be everywhere loved’, and with that in mind parents, teachers, students and the wider community work in partnership to provide a nurturing and innovative learning environment. All stakeholders are united for a common purpose.
THE Mitchell Shire community has successfully rallied behind the mental health and freeway advocacy campaign. More than 1000 emails and postcards were sent to federal election candidates in the lead-up to Saturday’s federal election, across McEwen, Nicholls and Bendigo.
COLBINABBIN Primary School has been busily working hard to make the environment a more sustainable one and their efforts have finally been recognised.
NANNEELLA Estate Primary is a local rural school that offers fabulous programs and facilities.
PRIMARY Care Connect is offering free suicide prevention training in Euroa and Shepparton during June. Any individual, organisation or community group can attend. Preferences will be given to those from farming communities who may be under stress that they, and or family members, could be experiencing due to drought conditions.
ROCHESTER people are encouraged to go online to complete the Healthy Heart of Victoria 2019 Active Living Census.
IN THIS day and age, sustainability is the topic of many conversations.
A man has been flown to hospital with serious injuries after being stabbed in Shepparton this morning. Police are investigating with crime scenes on Corio St and Johnston St cordoned off. “It is understood a 48-year-old man returned to his Johnson...
A man has died and another was being airlifted to hospital following a motorcycle collision in Shepparton East this morning. Police believe two motorbikes collided on Coach Rd near the Midland Highway just after 12.30am. One male rider, who police...
A 24-year-old Shepparton man was arrested on Saturday evening in relation to a number of offenses. The man was charged with theft, evading police, reckless conduct, dangerous driving, drug possession and a number of other offenses. The incident took...