MOAMA’S junior footballers will be on show tomorrow, trying to bring home premiership flags from Murray Football League grand final day at Rumbalara.. Both the under 14s and 17s won through to deciders in last week’s preliminary finals
CAMPASPE Shire has copped a wave of backlash over the new play space at Hopwood Gardens.. Only opened on Monday, it isn’t fenced in its entirety and some parents are calling it unsafe.. Posting on the Campaspe Shire Council’s Facebook
WASTE has reduced by 7.1 per cent within Campaspe Shire.. The outcomes from the 2012-2017 Waste Management Strategy were presented to council on Tuesday night and included the 862 tonnes of waste that was saved from landfill.. Mayor Adrian Weston
THE drinking fountain at Echuca’s Lions Park will be updated and options to improve signage of drinking fountain locations will be investigated.. Despite a petition that was put to Campaspe Shire Council in May calling for more drinking
MORE than $73,000 will be going to the townships of Gunbower, Nanneella, Kyvalley and Lockington for the implementation of their community plans.. Campaspe Shire approved the Community Plan Implementation Funds at the council meeting on Tuesday
RETIREMENT did not slow down former schoolteacher Gwen Barrett, who remained an active member of the community as part of the inner wheel club.. That’s why she was awarded the Paul Harris fellowship by the Echuca Moama Rotary Club, which
Thirteen years of classes culminated in a flurry of both excitement and apprehension as Deniliquin High’s graduating Class of 2017 celebrated their final day at the school yesterday.. A formal assembly held at the school’s multi-purpose
It was an eventful weekend for former Deni Rams footballer Julian Bull, who became a premiership-winning playing coach one day and a first-time father the next.. On Saturday, Bull’s Wycheproof-Narraport team won the North Central Football
An impressive season by Blighty onballer Corey Percy has been capped off with a thirds best and fairest win at the club’s presentation day on Sunday.. The 16 year-old polled an impressive 66 votes in a season where he was named in the best
THE MURRAY Netball League B grade grand final has been finalised with Tongala and Finley set to play off for the 2017 flag.. Tongala’s B grade side made it through after defeating Echuca United by 19 goals in the preliminary final at Cobram on
IN HER second year of captaining the Kyabram A grade side, Lauren Pryde doesn’t hesitate to answer when asked what makes a great captain.. “One that doesn’t have to do much because her teammates are awesome,” she said
The second stage of consultation for Edward River Council’s Deniliquin Public Space Strategy will kick off next week.. A free community event will be held at Project HQ on Napier St to announce the next steps in the strategy’s
Deni Rams onballer Todd Gallagher had an impressive day at the Murray League best and fairest vote count on Sunday, finishing equal third in the O’Dwyer medal count.. Gallagher, along with Numurkah’s Mitch Price, polled 17 votes, to
A woman stole almost $350 worth of groceries from Woolworths, Cobram on Saturday, September 16.. CCTV footage shows the woman buying cigarettes before walking from the store with the trolley load of groceries
Deniliquin Hospital maternity services should be fully reinstated by Monday, according to Murrumbidgee Local Health District regional general manager Rosemary Garthwaite.. Providing an update on the restricted operational hours caused by staff
Chris Thomson had a great day on the golf course, claiming $1,000 for his hole-in-one on the Tocumwal Golf Resort sponsored second hole at the Deniliquin Golf Club on Saturday.. Despite this impressive shot, Thomson was unable to come away with
Youth footy in Benalla will be moved indefinitely if a public meeting next week is unsuccessful in swaying top AFL officials.. Parents and officials of the Benalla and District Junior Football League will hold a public meeting on Tuesday night, and
Hay Caps is celebrating a birthday, with the business having manufactured the local invention on a southern Riverina family’s farm for a decade.. Invented back in 2006 by Tocumwal hay producers Phil and Lynda Snowden, the product has been
A range of customers in the Shepparton Irrigation Region (SIR) are set to benefit from a new Surface Drainage Program.. The SIR falls mostly within the Goulburn Broken catchment, and covers the Murray Valley, Shepparton, Central Goulburn and
Goulburn-Murray Water has announced a maximum annual allocation of 100 per cent for all Mid-Loddon Groundwater Management Area customers for the 2017-18 season.. The Mid-Loddon Groundwater Management Area extends from Moolort in the south to Calivil
The death of a chicken farm worker, killed by a forklift in the middle of the night, has led to a liquidated Victorian company being fined $1.13million for workplace breaches.. The contracting business, which formerly operated as CK Crouch Pty Ltd
NSW farmer Paul Cudden knew the first of Paxton Plow Co’s CB6 Cultibars was going to be right for him because it was effectively built to meet his requirements.. No-one else is building a machine to anything like its specifications, according
A spring field day will showcase the range of trials run by Riverine Plains and FAR Australia.. The field day will be held at the Riverine Research Centre in Forges Rd, Burramine on Thursday, September 28.. The RRC is a partnership between Riverine
The National Water Initiative has made a ‘‘significant contribution’’ to better managing Australia’s natural resources, according to a Productivity Commission draft report.. The report was tasked with assessing the
Hay makers are hoping for one more solid downpour in the coming days to help finish off their crop, according to AW Ag Contracting owner Adam Whipp.. Mr Whipp, from Nanneella, who contracts out 40000 square and round hay bales a year in addition to
The Australian Fodder Industry Association’s 2017 National Fodder Conference was held last month on the Gold Coast, with the machinery on show generating interest.. With a theme of ‘Feeding Innovation, Growing Success’, delegates
With the introduction of the 0 Series round balers for the 2018 hay making season, John Deere is offering its first North American-built round baler pre-cutter and the industry’s first 1.5m pre-cutter baler.. The four models that comprise the
The former managing director of Goulburn-Murray Water and NSW top water bureaucrat Gavin Hanlon has been stood down amid allegations of misconduct.. Mr Hanlon, who held the managing director job at Goulburn-Murray Water from 2011 to 2014, was stood
World leaders in the space sector are gathering in Adelaide amid calls for a national space agency to allow local players to go where they have not gone before.
Julie Bishop has used her UN speech to talk up Australia's bid for a seat on the Human Rights Council but saved her strongest words for North Korea.
After seesawing in the polls, PM Bill English and Labour's Jacinda Ardern face NZ voters but it will take weeks to know the make-up of the new government.
Embattled Victorian Labor MP Khalil Eideh is the ninth MP planning to hang up the boots at next year's state election.
A Hobart DJ headbutted Tony Abbott because of a 'personal hatred' for the former leader, shutting down claims it was related to marriage equality.
The Party for Freedom rally will gather on Saturday in an area widely recognised as Sydney's main gay district to oppose same-sex marriage.
The head of Queensland's corruption watchdog has warned corrupt conduct could potentially go unpunished because of a legal loophole in Right to Information laws
British Prime Minister Theresa May has emphasised the shared values between the EU and UK as she outlined her Brexit vision in Italy.
An 18-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder over the London Tube terrorist attack.
Politicians from across the conservative spectrum have campaigned for and against same-sex marriage in Queensland.