Strathmerton’s Bromac Farming was recently awarded a $9000 grant by the Victorian Government to help reduce its energy usage.. Bromac Farming is now working with an experienced energy consultant to further identify potential energy efficiency
A new Cancer Council resource will help schools support the growing number of students, families and staff affected by cancer.. Whether it is a personal diagnosis of a student or staff member, or a loved one of anyone within the school, Cancer
Young and old mingled at Cobram Primary School’s assembly when the school welcomed Cobram Secondary College students to perform as part of Education Week.. The theme for this year’s Education Week was the arts, and the college band
Cobram teenager Cooper Fitzpatrick has completed Scouts Victoria’s highest youth award — the Queen’s Scout award.. The Year 12 St Mary of the Angels student has juggled a rigorous academic curriculum with his favourite after-school
Refugee.. It is a word that brought with it uncertainty, fear, but most importantly, hope.. The hope of prosperity, safety, education, employment, freedom and of humanity — here people can live free from prosecution and persecution.. This
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
Atlas Iron's board has backed a takeover bid by billionaire Gina Rinehart after rival bidder Mineral Resources decided not to raise its offer.
Woolworths says the sale of its 527 petrol stations and convenience stores and 16 development sites to BP for $1.8 billion will no longer go ahead.
A popular Newcastle bar owned by Silverchair bassist Chris Joannou has been destroyed in a fire that broke out early in the morning.
The Trump administration has repeatedly referenced Australia as it rolled out controversial immigration policies in the US.
Pauline Hanson has confirmed One Nation will support the federal government's full income tax package, increasing its chances of passing parliament.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has arrived in hospital and handed over power ahead of the birth of her first child.
US President Donald Trump has ended a policy which meant children were taken away from their parents if families were caught entering the US illegally.
Telstra's boss is expecting fewer customer phone calls in the future as the telco undergoes a major shake-up with 8000 job cuts.
The mental fitness of murder-accused driver James "Dimitrious" Gargasoulas continues to be the topic of debate for a Melbourne jury.
Barnaby Joyce's estranged wife Natalie has slammed the $150,000 TV interview he gave with his staffer-turned-partner.