GMGA Summer Pennant. The GMGA Summer Pennant competition was played in slightly warmer conditions this week conditions last Sunday.. Division 1. Rich River hosted this group and extremely good hosts they were with great organisation and result
ECHUCA schools could share in millions of dollars’ worth of sports gear thanks to Coles’ Sports for Schools program.. Kicking off this month, primary and secondary schools should register to make sure they don’t miss out on the
THE Torrumbarry Community Club Xtreme Marine Fishing Classic 2018 is fast approaching.. The event is on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 at Horseshoe Bend.. Over $8000 worth of prizes are up for grabs and a lure board raffle will also occur
A FATHER who bombarded his ex with text messages and phone calls in breach of a family violence intervention order has been fined $500.. The 39-year-old appeared in Echuca Magistrates Court on Wednesday, January 31 to plead guilty to the breaches
Rich River. On Monday evening 11 Rich River members headed to Kyabram Croquet Club to play for the Queenie Dixon Memorial Trophy, an annual golf croquet competition between the two clubs.. Starting at 7.30pm and playing doubles, three games of 13
A MAN extradited to Echuca earlier this week has been charged with 46 burglary, theft and deception-related offences.. Of those, Graeme Jock Austin is accused of four aggravated burglaries, a car stealing and several thefts across Echuca over the
Adoption dogs. Staffy x terrier, female, 3 years, ‘Angel’. Adoption cats and kittens. Short hair, Tabby, Female, 1 year, ‘Sadie’. Short hair, tabby, female, 1.5 years ‘Tabatha’. Short hair, Tabby, Female, 18
John Wojcik shot a score of 241/250 to be the winner of the overall high gun at Deniliquin Clay Target Club’s pre-nationals shoot on Sunday.. Event results from the day were as follows:. Event one 50 Target Pointscore Trophy event: AA grade
A partnership between Cooinda, the Central Hume Primary Care Partnership and Benalla Rural City aims to make the town more ‘‘aged friendly’’.. The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a grant to find how this
Benalla’s Cooinda Aged Care is a great place to live, according to residents who took part in a recent survey.. The survey returned overwhelmingly positive ratings from occupants of Cooinda’s 65 independent living units, with 70 per cent
Twelve bowlers from Deni RSL Bowling Club ventured to Finley Bowling Club for the 30th annual Ellis Thornton Memorial Bowls Day on Wednesday.. The afternoon is the biggest annual fundraiser for the Finley Rotary Club and included 104 players from
A council proposal to close Bowers Rd between Winton-Glenrowan Rd and the Hume Fwy is being opposed by concerned residents who feel their connection to Benalla will be severed.. The proposal to close the short stretch of road was tabled following
COOMA’S batsmen, led by century makers Michael Hill and Steve Barrett, have all but assured their side of a finals appearance in a productive first day of Goulburn Murray Cricket’s final home and away round on Saturday.. Hill with a neat
A new inter-town squash competition will make its way to Deniliquin squash courts this weekend, with the local side hosting Cohuna for round one on Sunday.. More than 20 squash clubs within Victoria and NSW have combined to compete for the inaugural
Friday, February 16, marked the 35th anniversary of Ash Wednesday and Doug Bain, who was deployed to fight the fires that day, exhibited his classic CFA trucks in remembrance.. The vehicles were on display at Mokoan hub last weekend and Doug, who is
IT ONLY took Jesse Stevens 30 minutes to decide what to paint and now he’s heading to Singapore because of it.. Over one recess, Jesse and P-12 teacher Rowena Morris came up with an idea for a painting to be submitted to the Premier’s
With autumn just around the corner there is a busy golfing schedule coming up.. It starts with one of the year’s biggest events, the Autumn Classic, to be played on the weekend of March 10 and 11.. This fourball best ball stableford, with 18
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
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
The woman who says Barnaby Joyce harassed her wants the former Nationals leader to be held to account and the party to establish processes to handle complaints.
The leaders held a press conference at the White House, with President Donald Trump praising Australia's immigration system.
The White House was put into on lockdown during a visit by Malcolm Turnbull when a woman tried to drive her car through a security barrier.
The Liberals are on track to win majority government in next weekend's Tasmanian election, according to a new poll.
Donald Trump and Malcolm Turnbull politely agreed to disagree on gun control and the Trans-Pacific Partnership during a press conference at the White House.
The company that ran the Nauru immigration detention centre may have misled a Senate inquiry over its efforts to fix a mould problem at the facility.
Government bombing raids have caused more civilian deaths in Syria's eastern Ghouta district ahead of a UN Security Council vote on a ceasefire.
British comedian and intellectual, Stephen Fry, has announced that he has been battling prostate cancer.
The South Australian election still remains almost impossible to call three weeks out from polling day.
NSW Nationals MPs Michael McCormack and David Gillespie have confirmed they will contest the leadership after Barnaby Joyce officially resigns.