This week Game On is at The American Hotel ahead of its Fourth of July Birthday celebrations this weekend.. We chat to Tongala Football Netball Club, Paul Cox, Echuca United Football Netball Club and Leigh Davis ahead of the revitalization of the
ECHUCA cancer patients are benefitting from tailored exercise plans to help manage side effects, speed up recovery and improve their quality of life.. Accredited exercise physiologist Sophie Beavis is providing professional exercise advice to
OUR aggravated burglaries have more than doubled — and alarmingly a quarter of them are occurring in broad daylight.. They are occurring at a rate of every month in Echuca and twice a month across Campaspe.. Aggravated burglary is when the
PEOPLE living in Campaspe Shire are being encouraged to take part in plastic free July.. The month aims to raise awareness of the problems and amount of single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it.. All you have to
CAMPASPE Shire residents are encouraged to have their say on priority projects for the region next week.. The Loddon Campaspe Regional Partnership will hold a workshop in Echuca next Thursday, July 6, to discuss and debate priority projects that
VICROADS says it is exploring options for the Murray Valley Hwy upgrades following the funding announcement recently.. The Victorian Government announced a $20 million investment for use between Yarrawonga and Echuca.. ‘‘We are planning
MFL. Seniors. Barooga 4.4, 11.7, 17.8, 24.13 (157). Tongala 2.3, 2.3, 6.3, 6.4 (40). GOALS, Barooga: W. Gorman 7, M. Demaio 5, T. Wilkinson 3, M. Jackson 2, T. Downie 2, S. Macheda, C. Sandral, B. Ryan, L. Brown, S. Vourgaslis, Tongala: B. Denham
A 23 year-old Tocumwal man has been charged with high range drink driving.. Police said they stopped a vehicle about 12.30am on Sunday, which was allegedly travelling 70km/h in a 50km/h zone in Kelly St, Tocumwal.. The driver was also allegedly
Avenel’s Joanne Dwyer will begin her role as GOTAFE’s new board chair at the end of the week.. Ms Dwyer has been a member of the GOTAFE board since 2013 and has extensive experience across each of the private, public and not-for-profit
THE CITY of Greater Bendigo is using one of its waste trucks as a large mobile billboard to remind the community not to put plastic bags in their recycling or organics bins.. City of Greater Bendigo director of presentation and assets Craig Lloyd
KNIGHTS’ Building Supplies may have changed names, ownership and location since it was established in 1906, but it certainly hasn’t changed its goal of offering superior service to locals.. Since its beginning as the Knights’ Big
It was always going to be a tough game for Cobram Roar, taking on third-placed Albury United in Albury.. Adam Gatcum opened the scoring for the Roar with a goal in the second minute of the game, but it wasn’t long before Albury levelled to
Recently students in Benalla P-12 College’s Year 9 Outdoor Education class headed off to Mount Samaria State Park to begin their overnight hiking trip, with a focus on the value of parks within Victoria.. The class started their hike from
Nine Tidy Towns members turned out on a damp Sunday morning to collect 12 chaff bags of assorted rubbish along Finley Rd.. They were somewhat bemused by the unusual number of egg cartons — 20 — adorning the south bound roadside, and not
In round 11 of the Picola League netball season, all but one of the Blighty Redeyes’ senior netball teams were victorious against the Mathoura Timbercutters on Saturday.. Playing at home Blighty A grade showed their brute strength with an
Tabilk. Under-12. Wow, what a thriller against Seymour on Sunday.. We came out strong and built a lead in the first half.. The Lions weren’t going to make it easy for us though, and Seymour took the lead in the third quarter.. We were two
NEW FACES have been appointed to the Wild Dog Management Advisory Committee.. The new committee will be chaired by Ron Harris and comprise six members who have knowledge and expertise in wild dog and biodiversity management.. The six members bring
Scientists have found another reason why people should be eating their broccoli, saying it can help people with diabetes.. A study published in the Science Translational Medicine journal found the green vegetable contains an antioxidant known as
Victorian cattle producers are being reminded of the need to implement an on-farm biosecurity plan by the end of the month, if they wish to take up the voluntary Johne’s Beef Assurance Score (J-BAS) or maintain their current J-BAS.. Victoria’s
Fisheries Victoria is holding an event at Snobs Creek fish hatchery next month to celebrate 70 years of successful fish production.. The event Sunday, July 2 will be an opportunity to visit the hatchery that is Victoria’s key fish production
Green waste from Shepparton’s gardens is helping to grow Australia’s biggest kiwifruit crop.. Every year about 3000tonnes of composted green waste is applied to the soils of the orchard at Bunbartha near Shepparton.. The Seeka Australia business
Up to 20 protected wedge-tailed eagles have been ‘possibly shot’ or poisoned and then dumped in parkland in Victoria.. The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning says the latest discovery of four carcases in Black Range State Forest
Keep the hot water bottle close by because Saturday morning is set to be a chiller.. Forecasters are predicting a chilly start to July with a minimum of minus four degrees set for Shepparton in the early hours of Saturday morning.. Bureau of
Blackened Beef Sirloin with Pumpkin, Broccolini and Couscous. Serves four.. Ingredients:. 4 350g beef sirloin steaks, trimmed. 1 tsp ground cumin. 1 tsp ground coriander. 1 tsp garlic powder. 1 lime, zested and juiced. cup olive oil. 500g butternut
A plan to protect groundwater resources in a region stretching from the Great Dividing Range near Wallan to the Murray River at Barmah is now open for public comment.. Public drop-in sessions and feedback forms have been organised to encourage
One hundred beef producers from across north-east Victoria attended the 2017 BetterBeef Conference at Alexandra last week.. BetterBeef Project acting leader Bindi Hunter said this year’s conference was one of three beef conferences happening
A Senate inquiry into the location of Federal Government departments has recommended the move of the Australian Pest and Veterinary Medicines Authority be temporarily halted.. The committee is asking that in future, proposals to move government
Australian Army Reserve lieutenant, Aid Agency ‘civilian’ and Mount Everest conqueror are all titles to describe Mark ‘Squiz’ Squirrell.. Mr Squirrell was the guest speaker at a Murray Dairy event in Shepparton last week, where he talked
The 14-year-old Australian-led Regional Assistance Mission to the Solomon Islands is wrapping up this week.
A former Victorian TAFE boss says he was struggling with his father's death when he signed a contract with an unregistered third-party training organisation.
More than 97 per cent of Rio Tinto shareholders have voted in favour of Yancoal's $US2.69 billion bid for the company's NSW coal operations.
Australia's most senior Catholic Cardinal George Pell has addressed media in Rome after being charged with historical sexual assault offences.
Jockey Michelle Payne will miss race riding for four weeks after pleading guilty to taking a banned appetite suppressant.
Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to lambast Amazon and the Washington Post, accusing them of not paying 'internet taxes', the meaning of which is unclear.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has passed the first test of her new minority government, winning a vote aimed at curbing her austerity agenda.
US President Donald Trump has tipped a 'great, great surprise' despite his healthcare bill stalling yet again, this time in the Senate.
The West Australian government says the rollout of stab-proof ballistic vests will be up to the WA Police executive.
A 53-year-old Indonesian man accused of being the operational mastermind of Jemaah Islamiyah and the Bali nightclub bombings will be tried in Guantanamo Bay.