Cobram and District Specialist School students have thrown their support behind a fantastic cause which affects thousands of Australians. On March 15, the students were invited to participate in Purple Day. People with epilepsy are celebrated in
Moving to a new town without any established connections, one question I kept asking myself was, ‘‘how am I going to meet people here?’’. It was a question that kept playing on my mind in the weeks before I left Melbourne and
They huffed and puffed and threatened to blow the house down in miserable conditions, but a late surge by powerhouse club Nathalia prevented Cobram from claiming a memorable victory in the MFL.. With blankets of rain sweeping across Nathalia’s
It has been a bleak few years on the field for the Yarroweyah Football Netball Club, but one man who has been a beacon of light in tumultuous times is the club’s star centre half-forward, Andrew Jones.. After arriving at the club as an excited
People with special needs will now have access to more of Victoria’s popular attractions, parks and community venues thanks to the roll-out of more world-class Changing Places toilets.. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp announced last
Watch the first Three Jacks Trophy match streamed live HERE on Friday, March 30 from 1.45pm.. If you can't get to the match, get all the excitement of this rivalry clash to your connected TV, phone or computer.. If you are at the game enjoy the
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
Labor MP for Fremantle Josh Wilson says he's not alone in his party in wanting an end to live sheep exports as the Awassi Express looks set for its next journey
Controversial Sydney businessman Salim Mehajer will face another sentencing hearing in a NSW court in coming months for intimidating his ex-wife.
The banking royal commission has turned its attention to the disciplinary system for financial advisers.
More than 50,000 thousand people are expected to attend Anzac Day services in Sydney with a suite of security measures in place to keep the public safe.
Canadian authorities say the motive of a man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Canada's largest city, killing 10 of them, remains a mystery.
Iran's nuclear deal, security and trade are on the agenda when US President Donald Trump and his French counterpart meet on day two of an official visit.
Malcolm Turnbull has visited NATO to talk about the security situation in Russia, North Korea and the Middle East.
Controversial property developer Salim Mehajer has been found guilty of intimidating his ex-wife.
The ill health of former Melbourne lord mayor Robert Doyle has led to an inconclusive finding into his alleged misconduct while a Melbourne Health chairman.
Lawyer Anthony Power will probe the embattled City of Perth council, with royal commission powers to recommend the council be sacked or reinstated.