A fire has destroyed a shed containing memorabilia and expensive machinery in Barooga.. The cause of the blaze is not yet known and the matter is under police investigation.. ‘‘It took us about 20 minutes to get it under
The Victorian Government will help more kids learn to swim and stay safe in and around water.. Sport Minister John Eren announced $1.2million for Aquatics and Recreation Victoria to continue running the VICSWIM Summer Kidz Program for the next three
The Katamatite Uniting Church Craft Group marked its 30th anniversary at its annual craft day on May 8.. Group foundation members Valerie Pendlebury and Pamela Parker had the honour of cutting the cake to celebrate the milestone.. According to
Strathmerton has once again proved it is worthy of a spot in September’s finals.. Overturning lowly Jerilderie in Saturday’s Picola and District Football League match may not seem like a huge result for the Bulldogs and their home town
Cobram families are invited to experience the first ever Woolworths Fresh Food Kids Fresh Fair, to learn more about fruit and vegetables in a fun and interactive way.. With almost 95 per cent of Australian children struggling to meet their
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
Jailed Melbourne drug trafficker Rocco Arico has had his prison sentence reduced on appeal.
Archbishop of Adelaide Philip Wilson has asked the Catholic faithful to continue to pray for him after being convicted over covering up child sex abuse.
An Ipswich councillor wants the Queensland government to appoint an oversight committee rather than sack the entire administration.
Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt says he will be standing for Hasluck at the next federal election, taking aim at Labor for fuelling rumours of his resignation.
Voters in five federal seats will go to by-elections on July 28, but Labor says this has been designed to disadvantage them.
A Sydney grandmother has been sentenced to death by hanging in Malaysia after an appeal court overturned her earlier acquittal on drug smuggling charges.
Northern Territory police say no charges will be laid over issues raised by the royal commission into the youth justice system.
The Australian agriculture department found no breaches on a live export ship on which 2400 sheep died in horrific conditions.
Cautious Labor MPs are looking through the details of the coalition's long-term income tax cut plans before deciding whether to vote for them.
Malcolm Turnbull is projecting a calm picture about China, live sheep exports and company tax cuts, but his own MPs aren't helping him.