With football running through his veins, there is nothing stopping Barooga’s Cooper Trembath from joining the elite ranks like his grandfather did decades earlier.. Trembath, 16, has been pitting his skills against the best junior footballers
If elected in November’s Victorian election, the Liberal Nationals have promised to fix country roads and save country lives, with Cobram just one town that would benefit from the Country Roads and Bridges Program.. Opposition Leader Matthew
Sandringham Dragons proved no match for the Murray Bushrangers in the round four TAC Cup game at Wangaratta.. A promising start saw the Dragons jump to a 19-point lead at quarter-time and they raced to a 25-point lead one minute into the second
Australia’s ageing population is leading to more people suffering from dementia, according to a new report.. The report, led by the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research chief investigator Professor Kaarin Anstey, highlights
‘‘We would rather serve you a cuppa than cut you out of your car.’’. That was the simple message from Cobram and Tocumwal SES volunteer Jinette Graham.. She and all SES volunteers know fatigue is one of the biggest killers on
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
A candidate in Melbourne's lord mayoral by-election has proposed banning councillors from drinking while on the job to prevent harassment.
Despite still not having the numbers to pass the federal government's company tax cuts, Treasurer Scott Morrison isn't giving up.
An expelled Australian nun says she has no regrets despite making a powerful enemy in Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte.
A mainland Chinese father has offered a $10,000 reward for information about his son who disappeared from Melbourne more than two weeks ago.
A man and a woman are in a stable condition after being hit by a car while walking along a footpath in Sydney.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has hailed the upcoming historic summit between North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
The banking regulator is lifting a cap on new loans to property investors for banks that can prove their lending standards have improved.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will walk across the border and plant a tree with South Korean President Moon-Jae-in as they meet for an historic summit.
Gold Coast theme park Sea World has thrown a party for polar bear cub Mishka's first birthday.
Voters surprisingly don't seem overly cheered by the prospect of having to pay less tax when Treasurer Scott Morrison hands down his May 8 budget.