Cobram. Cobram advanced to the grand final of Murray Bowls Division Friday pennant, defeating Tocumwal Golf in a convincing win 92/45, played at Finley RSC Bowls Club last Friday.. Marj McDonald defeated Kay Beare 35/11, Brenda Smethurst defeated
The sixth and final round of the McDonald’s Super Time Trial series was conducted on Saturday over a new course of 15.2km, resulting in a win for Michael Doyle with a time of 26 minutes.. His younger brother Andrew finished two seconds in arrears
A Cobram resident is frustrated with telecommunications provider Telstra, which left him without a home phone for more than three months.. Clifford Semmler said he reported a fault with his service and on December 13 a technician diagnosed it as
Cobram Lawn Tennis club held its annual Corporate Night on Thursday, February 2.. The night was a huge success with 30 businesses putting in teams of four players, plus some spectators.. Everyone enjoyed a great night with plenty of laughs had by
Healthy Weight Week was celebrated with a sizzling cooking session in Cobram last week, with plenty of delicious smells enticing locals to change their diets for the better.. A healthy cooking demonstration was held on Thursday, with KAFs Fruit’s
Warnings have been issued by fire and weather authorities ahead of predicted severe fire danger weather on Wednesday.. A total fire ban has been declared in both the Northern Country area, which includes the Cobram region, and the Southern Riverin
Victoria’s 10th wettest spring on record saw Northern Victorian dam levels up, temporary water prices down and wheat and hay prices in the area declining as well. This and more has come out of Dairy Australia’s first Dairy Situation and Outlook
Dairy farmers can tell their stories to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in Shepparton next week.. The commission will hold a hearing on Tuesday, February 28 to enable farmers to talk about their experience with processors in
CFA’s junior members are gearing up to showcase their skills at the Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria Junior State Urban Fire Brigade Championships in Tatura on February 25 and 26.. About 800 juniors are set to compete in the annual championships
The Goulburn River is about to get a big dose of fresh water as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s program for environmental watering.. Depending on natural conditions, including rainfall, the CMA could be applying up to
Bega Cheese Limited has announced an increase in first half profit after tax of 8.2% to $15.7 million. Bega Cheese Executive Chairman Barry Irvin said, “I am very pleased to present a strong first half performance particularly in the context of the
A new ‘‘tradie’’ exhibition in Shepparton has been expanded this year to include interests for farmers.. Co-organiser Craig Blizzard said the event, which has been growing since its inception three years ago, had been so successful that
Differing views over the Murray-Darling Basin Plan’s extra 450Gl have spilled over the border, with the South Australian Government at odds with a farm organisation.. Citrus Australia’s South Australia region has refused to support the state
Yea farmer Wayne Lording sits on his verandah, sips a cuppa and sends his drone to check the horses and cows.. A qualified helicopter pilot, Mr Lording is also building Australia’s first agriculture-specific drone.. ‘‘Farmers have got to look
Federal Government departments have apologised for poor performance in handling some of the botched dairy applications for Farm Household Assistance.. The departments and the Federal Government have come under criticism for lengthy delays, lost
Be on high alert for fire danger tomorrow, as the Country Fire Authority has declared a Total Fire Ban across Northern Country, Mallee, Wimmera, North Central and Central districts. . Bureau of Meteorology Senior Meteorologists, Dean Stewart says
At just 19 years old, Rohan Ford already has 131 beehives under his belt, with a vision to double his stock — however daunting that process may be.. His passion for bees and beekeeping began at a young age, when he developed an interest in the
A Brisbane court has allowed Clive Palmer to withdraw his application to have the liquidators of Queensland Nickel removed.
Malcolm Turnbull has met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Sydney.
Coca-Cola Amatil will close its South Australian factory and posted a 37 per cent drop in full year net profit for 2016.
A decision on whether to slash Sunday penalty rates will be handed down in Melbourne on Thursday morning.
The minister responsible for Centrelink has personally reviewed more than 50 debt recovery cases brought to light since late December.
The Christian Brothers order is coming to an end in Australia as it no longer enrols candidates in its novitiate, a royal commission has heard.
A fresh push for four-year parliamentary terms has been given the thumbs-down by Special Minister of State Scott Ryan.
A court has heard the foster brother of Tiahleigh Palmer is still processing a substantial brief of evidence against him, including 700 witness statements.
A former migration officer and a wedding celebrant who ran a spousal visa scam involving Indian men have been sentenced to jail.
Dairy processor Bega Cheese says farmers could receive a better price for their milk later this year because dairy commodity prices have improved.