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
Students at St Joseph’s Primary School in Cobram have been out and about trying to change the world, one small step at a time.. The school held its Caritas Ks walk on March 26 as part of its fundraising effort to support Caritas Australia and
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
Anzac Day will have an extra layer of significance this year, as 2018 commemorates the centenary of the end of World War I.. Cobram-Barooga RSL sub-branch president Rob Brown said the day always served as a reminder of the sacrifice made by so many
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
Witnesses say at least two people have been killed after a van mounted a curb and hit several people in Canada's largest city.
The origin of Australia's modern-day military mutts was born more than a century ago in muddied World War I trenches.
Australia has made "significant progress" on a free trade deal with the European Union in a meeting between Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Angela Merkel.
The Duchess of Cambridge has left hospital after giving birth to a baby boy, her third child with Prince William and the fifth in line to the British throne.
The banking royal commission is investigating cases of National Australia Bank advisers incorrectly witnessing beneficiary nomination forms.
An Australian Industry Group survey has found businesses want the Turnbull government to stay on course in trying to lower the corporate tax rate.
As the banking royal commission hears evidence of rip-offs and conflicts of interest, a federal minister says all banks shouldn't be tarred with the same brush.
Inflation figures are expected to show continued tame price pressure overall when the consumer price index for the March quarter is released.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has told a German crowd that strong borders are key to a successful multicultural society.
Police have taken Travis Reinking - suspected of opening fire at a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville killing four - into custody following a massive manhunt.