THE human remains found in bushland near Barmah last month have been identified as belonging to a 26-year-old missing Victorian man.. Deniliquin Inspector Trent Swinton said the man’s family had been notified this week and they had requested
This week we launch our Game On Summer Series, where we will bring you all the summer’s sporting stories in our region.. We start this week with former Essendon captain, Melbourne coach and inspirational MND campaigner Neale Daniher, who was
‘‘SAY yes to the dress’’.. Those words aren’t just the name of the Foxtel television show but the motto for Sydney designer and host Adam Dixon.. The well-known couture wedding gown designer recently paid a visit to
A MAN who was caught five times driving suspended has been fined $2400.. Luke William Berner appeared in Echuca Magistrates Court to plead guilty to a swag of driving charges including five driving suspended and driving an unregistered motor
AN ECHUCA homelessness service is helping up to eight people a week.. And they are just the ones seeking help.. In the past month, Anglicare Victoria’s Mental Health and Specialist Homelessness Services helped more than 20 people experiencing
MELBOURNE Cup Day will be a public holiday in the Gannawarra Shire.. Where previously the municipality had a split public holiday the declaration of the public holiday on Tuesday, November 7 has been moved by council.. Mayor Brian Gibson said
A reminder that mid-week practice is at 3.30pm on Monday and 10.30am on Thursday. Jeanette Overall is also available at other times, so please phone her and make a time to suit.. Saturday bowls practice is on Tuesday and Thursday at 4.40pm
Grassfires can be just as dangerous as bushfires.. They can start and spread rapidly, travelling at speeds of up to 25km/h, quickly threatening lives and property.. Reduce your risk when it’s safe to do so.. Slash, mow, graze and spray grass
State Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes has launched regional Victoria’s National Carers Week, announcing an additional $265000 for Carers Victoria.. Ms Symes joined Carers Victoria chairman Glenn Campbell for the regional launch in
They say you are never too old to learn, which is why Avenel Tennis Club is excited to announce they have acquired the services of Keith Turner, a fully qualified tennis coach.. Mr Turner is keen to enhance the skills of budding tennis players, from
Racegoers are set to flock to the region for the 2017 Seymour Cup, which will be held this Sunday and coincides with Seymour’s Tastes of the Goulburn food and wine festival.. To make the day even better, Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn
TIME is running out to enter the 2017 Joseph Furphy Commemorative Literary Prize writing competition.. Now in its 25th year, the Literary Prize was inaugurated in 1993 to commemorate 150 years since the birth of Australian author and poet Joseph
Teachers have an opportunity to support students embarking on an overseas study tour to learn more about Australians who have served their country.. Victorian Education Minister James Merlino and Veterans Minister John Eren encouraged teachers to
The Benalla Badminton Club will tonight host another practice and registration night.. Players who want to play but can’t make it on the night should phone June on 0407342927 to be included in a team.. Practice starts at 7.30pm. The
THE garden gods smiled on four open gardens in Avenel on Sunday.. Not only did the area receive 25mm of rain the week before the event, the sun shone and a warm 24C encouraged more than 200 people to visit the gardens.. The event was organised by
HEATHCOTE Bowling Club played North Bendigo on Saturday in warm conditions in the final practice match before the pennant season starts.. Despite a number of players being unavailable, Heathcote recorded a good win, defeating North Bendigo 130 to
KYABRAM Bocce Club hosted the 2017 Bocce Awards Day recently with some great results.. Also participating was the newly elected president of Bocce Victoria David Marks and president of Bocce Australia Frank Funari.. Frank explained how Bocce
Modest improvement in dairy prices is on the way, but many northern Victorian farmers are facing low cash flow, Dairy Australia CEO, Ian Halliday said this week.. "Cash flow is still very tight and for most farmers I think it will take 12 to 18
Southern NSW grain growers have explained to the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Northern Regional Panel how issues such as a dry season, frosts, mice and irrigation water costs are reducing farm profitability.. Listening to
Goulburn Valley Water will represent Victoria at the third Ixom Best Tap Water in Australia competition on Wednesday, October 18.. Hosted by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia, the awards will be held in Launceston in Tasmani
More than 100 riders descended on Tatura at the weekend, as part of the Shepparton Agricultural Show’s horse show.. The Hunter Rural Shepparton Agricultural Horse Show, held at Tatura Park, is the only local show of its kind where riders can
Open Gardens Victoria is holding an open day for two gardens near Yea next month.. On Saturday and Sunday, November 4 and 5, Mareeba at Murrindindi and Candlebark at Limestone will be available for inspection.. Mareeba is a garden of exotic and
Oktoberfest will be back in Tooborac once more, with the Tooborac Hotel and Brewery hosting its sixth annual OkTOOBerfest Beer Festival next week.. Families, groups and friends are invited to enjoy the German tradition, with the hotel set to host
Jalapeno, Lime, Honey and Coriander Lamb Shoulder. Serves six.. Ingredients:. 1.4kg lamb shoulder, bone in. 1 tbsp olive oil. 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped. 1 jalapeno, seeded, finely chopped. zest and juice of 2 limes. 2 tbsp honey. bunch
The 127th Annual Euroa Show will be held later this month.. The show will have a ‘Food Comes From Farms’ theme and will feature new initiatives including the Young Farmers’ Challenge, the Wild Action Show, a hay bale maze and
Tongala abattoir operator HW Greenham & Sons has announced its acquisition of the currently closed Moe meatworks, with production to start again in mid-November.. Currently operating abattoirs in Tongala and Smithton (Tasmania), Greenham has
The Melbourne University's Dookie campus threw open the doors today for prospective students on a fine example of a northern Victorian day.. The University offered tours and exhibitions demonstrating its breadth of rural and agricultural
More than one million native Australian birds are killed across the country by cats every day, new research shows.. The study, published in the journal Biological Conversation, estimates feral cats kill 316million birds a year, while pet cats kill
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop looks set to have to smooth things over with the new Kiwi prime minister Jacinda Ardern following her comments in August.
US food conglomerate Kraft Heinz has bought well-known gravy, condiments and dessert brands Gravox, Fountain and Foster Clark's.
China's strong demand for Australian wine has helped boost the value of wine exports by 13 per cent to $2.44 billion.
Priceline Pharmacy's parent company Australian Pharmaceutical Industries says shoppers have been spending less money on beauty products.
Holden has a proud history in Australia's automotive manufacturing history but it all comes to an end on Friday when its ceases local production.
The NT chief minister wants to rip up current liquor laws and start from scratch, saying he'll support almost all the recommendations from a sweeping review.
The luxury Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Myanmar's biggest city Yangon has been badly damaged by a fire which killed at least one person.
An Australian researcher has worked out how to help people tap into and potentially control their dreams.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has taken the time to tell primary school students about the "silly old government" and the demise of the car industry.
President Donald Trump has rejected claims he was "disrespectful" when made a call of condolences to the family of a slain US soldier.