A non-stop Echuca life

By Daneka Hill

IT'S THE usual story, two country kids fleeing to the cities straight out of high school to live the brighter and better life found in the big smoke.

Just when it seemed their whole lives would be spent living it up and working to the edge of exhaustion – Echuca happened.

Jemima Lewis and James Hayes sat down with DANEKA HILL to refl ect on their fi rst year in our quiet river town.