ACROSS Campaspe in 2015, 266 people were diagnosed with cancer and 94 died from the disease.. To help in the fight against cancer, Campaspe Shire residents are being urged to volunteer for or support this year’s Daffodil Day on Friday, August
GANNAWARRA Shire are wanting to hear from the community about how they use, or don’t use, recreational facilities and services across the shire.. Infrastructure and development manager Geoff Rollinson said people do recreation in a manner of
MEMBER for Murray Adrian Piccoli said the first round of the NSW Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund has opened and he urged Murray River Council and community to nominate infrastructure for the available $1.5 million funds. The
THE wife of a missing Bunnaloo man has been waiting on a phone call for almost two years.. Helen Gray has been hoping and praying for a call from someone who has seen her husband, Ian Gray.. The sheep stud owner drove out the front gate of his
A PERFECT meat pie is all about simplicity, according to Riverloaf Bakery’s Len Bullard.. And he would know, coming off the back of a silver medal for his plain pies at the Bakery Association of Australia’s (BAA) Best Pie Competition
IMPROVING digital connectivity and rail services, growing the economy and promoting better health outcomes for the Loddon Campaspe region were the topics of discussion yesterday.. Loddon Campaspe Regional Partnership held a workshop in Castlemaine
The Benalla All Blacks have broken the spell cast upon them at the start of the season.. They narrowly beat North Wangaratta away on Saturday for their maiden victory of the year.. Until the Panthers’ 41-39 victory over the Hawks, the side had
Deniliquin Badminton Club’s winter competition returned following the school holiday break on Monday.. There was a big contingent of substitute players for the night.. The first match saw an overwhelming win for Smashers who defeated Hotshots
Graduate engineers have had the opportunity to gain invaluable experience working on the biggest asset renewal program the Riverina region has seen in 50 years.. Since the beginning of the Private Irrigation Infrastructure Operators Program (PIIOP)
Goorambat escaped Moyhu with a win by the skin of their teeth on Saturday.. The Bats travelled to sixth-placed Moyhu with the chance of rising up the Ovens and King Football League to third.. But that would not be the case, as the hosts put up
Twenty players braved the bleak afternoon on Sunday for croquet. There were only two three-game winners with John James scoring 25 and his wife Mary scoring 24.. Eleven players had good scores despite losing one game. Gwen Pearn had 26 and young
A new community led women’s program teaching skills in innovative thinking has been launched.. Its aim is to solve the pressing issues facing regional areas.. To launch the program, a group of passionate community members met to establish the
Seven water sharing plans nearing the end of the 10 year terms will be extended to allow for a review, Department of Primary Industries Water acting deputy director general Dr Christobel Ferguson has announced.. She said the Lower Gwydir, Upper and
Neil Talbot and Daryl King are the new faces of Tocumwal restaurant Kelly’s Bistro.. From Melbourne, the duo are managers of the popular Hennessy St business, with Mr Talbot also taking on the role as head chef.. Mr King said the
Keen young netballers from across the region descended in Seymour Wednesday for a netball clinic led by some of the state’s best players.. The best and brightest netball stars were at Seymour Sports and Aquatic Centre to coach the school
Rams claimed another Deniliquin Stadium basketball premiership after defeating Watters Worthogs in a thriller on Wednesday night.. In front of a vocal crowd, the two teams put on an impressive display despite a low scoring game.. Scores were tight
A $220 million solar farm has been proposed for the Finley area.. Australian solar farm developer ESCO Pacific flagged its intention for the proposal last week, and will hold a community consultation session in Finley tomorrow.. The solar farm is
O’Connors Shepparton has had a long history as a dealer for Lely Australia products, and the Mueller family from Kyabram has taken advantage of this long-time partnership.. The Shepparton company has been in partnership with Lely Australia for
Goulburn-Murray Water has released a new-look Waranga Basin Recreation Guide to provide key information about one of the state’s largest inland waterways.. The guide, printed on waterproof paper, provides visitors with important information on
A women’s celebration and information night will be held in Cohuna next week.. Guest speakers include Dr Margreet Stegeman, an obstetrician and gynaecologist who will be speaking on behalf of Jean Hailes for Women’s Health.. Dr Megan Belot
According to new research released by Medibank, Australian parents believe it is beneficial for children to help prepare meals at home because it leads to improved life skills and bonding opportunities, yet technology, late nights at work, and other
The Andrews Labor Government is urging people to nominate hard-working volunteers from Northern Victoria in this year’s Victorian Premier’s Volunteer Champions Awards.. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, said the
Farm machinery dealer Rural Group has been around the Goulburn Valley for a while but it has only had a Shepparton branch for two years.. With Rural Group having had a presence in Echuca and Cobram for much longer, it was inevitable it would end up
A new series of one of the sheep industry’s most popular extension and adoption programs — It’s Ewe Time — is being rolled out in August, designed to increase producer awareness of the principles, practices and tools of sheep enterprise
Economic thresholds of owning, co-owning or contracting machinery was the topic of the discussion by a Farm 360 consultant at a recent Birchip Cropping Group event.. Speaking at the Birchip Cropping Group’s Future Farmers Expo, Simon Craig said it
A new range of Krone machinery has options for all silage needs, with mowers, rakes and tedders on offer to fit a range of operations and needs.. Echuca CIH sales representative Leo Dullard said the new range of Swadro Rakes, the TC640 and the
Australian wheat yields are forecast to fall by more than a third from last year’s record harvest, back toward average levels, according to the latest Wheat Production Outlook from NAB Agribusiness.. Australia’s total wheat crop is estimated to
There is no change to the risk of spill in the Murray, Goulburn or Campaspe systems.. Northern Victoria resource manager Mark Bailey said the risk of spill in each of the Murray, Goulburn and Campaspe systems during 2017-18 remained above the 10 per
Former political staffer Slade Brockman will fill the casual senate vacancy left by the retiring Chris Back.
The Philippine's Congress has voted to extend martial law on Mindanao in order to stamp out the growing influence of Islamic State.
There has been no outbreak of violence in Kalgoorlie after this week's sentencing of a man who ran over and killed an Aboriginal teenager.
Melissa McCarthy's turn as Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live was one of the more memorable moments during the White House spokesman's short time at the helm.
A Chinese spy ship has been detected in the vicinity of joint Australian and US war games, the defence department has confirmed.
While East Timorese voters have praised the country's new-found peace and stability, some are impatient at the speed of progress.
Minneapolis' police chief has quit and its mayor has been driven from her own news conference amid the fallout over the death of Australia's Justine Damond.
About 100 Brisbane cyclists have held a 'die-in' on the Victoria Bridge to protest the proposed removal of dedicated bike lanes.
A Liberal Party convention is about members charting a path for the party not a leadership squabble, says cabinet minister Arthur Sinodinos.
Escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the Holy Land's most contested shrine have boiled over into violence that's killed six people.