Private schools in the Cobram district are in line to receive 300 per cent more government funding than similar public schools nearby over the next 10 years.. A breakdown of data contained in Canberra’s online estimator, released just ahead of
The south-east division completed a clean sweep against its north-west Picola District Football League rival on Saturday, winning the under-12, under-14 and under-17 interleague contests.. Played at Strathmerton, hundreds of interested onlookers and
Cobram Harness Racing’s Community Pink Ribbon Ladies Day was a winner for the McGrath Foundation, with $20000 being raised.. The participating Harness Racing Girls raised $16000 alone in the Missile sulky raffle spear-headed by Ardmona reinswoman
Cobram Roar has recorded its best win of the season so far, defeating last season’s premiers, second-placed Myrtleford FC.. For the first time all season Cobram had an unchanged line-up, and was still without coach Adam Gatcum and the injured Ray
A retired Finley nurse is urging Berrigan Shire Council to take a stronger stance on drug use in the community and not approve this year’s Strawberry Fields Festival.. Olwyn Mathers, who is also a Finley Court House volunteer, believes there is
Former Strathmerton young gun Louis Pinnuck made his debut in the VFL on Saturday, taking to the field for the Werribee Tigers in their win against Collingwood’s VFL side.. The Murray Bushrangers recruit returned to his old stomping ground at
Murray Dairy is inviting local farmers to attend an interactive seminar to better understand some of the options available to manage their water needs at Katamatite today.. In conjunction with Goulburn-Murray Water, Kilter Rural and Waterpool
Q fever is costing the livestock industry weeks in productive work and millions of dollars across the supply chain due to a lack of understanding about the disease, according to a new VFF campaign.. The $100000 campaign spearheaded by the VFF
The VFF has reacted to last week’s federal budget with both praise and disappointment, with Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison receiving mixed reviews.. VFF president David Jochinke said he was pleased to see the Federal Government extend the scheme
The Federal Agriculture Department is reviewing its quarantine procedures after the ‘‘deeply regrettable’’ destruction of irreplaceable plants sent to Queensland from France.. The collection of valuable specimens dating back to the mid-1800s
FARMERS fear the Victorian Government risks gutting the Country Fire Authority to create a larger Metropolitan Fire Brigade under a radical new plan to solve the bitter industrial dispute engulfing the CFA and United Firefighters Union by splitting
Sydney litigation expert, John Van de Poll, will be highlighting the importance of farm liability insurance at an event in regional Victoria next week. . Organised by Achmea Australia, the events will enable farmers to gain a greater understanding
Justice for Domestic Users was formed in 2016 to oppose hefty price rises set by Goulburn-Murray Water for small licence holders drawing water from rivers, creeks and groundwater.. As the next stage of the price rise looms, it is time to again
Australian Primary Hemp has praised the recent announcement by the Council of Australian Governments to permit the legalisation of hemp for consumption in Australia.. The use of hemp products has been isolated to non-food applications including the
The river has been a good place to be during these crisp autumn mornings - some days a little mist rises off the water as the sun comes up.. The other day an Azure Kingfisher came barrelling out of the mist and entertained us for a while. It was
Very soon after Tropical cyclone Donna which deepened to a very low central pressure of 935 mbs, another cyclone named Ella, formed in the South Pacific. This new cyclone was not as strong as Donna and did not last long, but nevertheless led to
The proposed high speed inland rail link is expected to bypass the Goulburn Valley-Southern Riverina food bowl region and take a more easterly route.. Community leaders and freight operators have urged the Federal Government to continue to consider
Steve Threlfall, the owner of Trelly's outdoor store sent through some photos of locals with their Cod and Yellow Belly catches.. Take a look at them all below:. . PrevNext<span>Local catches of Cod and Yellow
A new report shows the majority of recommendations from an inquiry into the Stolen Generation haven't been implemented 20 years on.
Donald Trump has arrived in Israel as he continues his first foreign trip as US president.
Hollywood star Tom Cruise walked the black carpet in Sydney for the Australian premiere of The Mummy, alongside his co-stars including Russell Crowe.
Nicole Kidman has more Australia-based projects in the pipeline, but says "it's hard to get things made".
North Korea has confirmed the deployment of its intermediate-range ballistic missile Pukguksong-2 after a successful weekend test.
Taking a groping claim against Rolf Harris was "horrendous" but it was about justice and vindication, not compensation, a woman has told a London court.
Australia's largest bank, the Commonwealth, has told shareholders it is deeply concerned about effects of the proposed federal banks levy.
A dossier of rules, leaked to the Guardian news website, show Facebook's position on what sort of footage is allowable on the social media network.
Early warning was given to the governor-general on the retirement from public duties of Prince Philip.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has delivered his vision for the nation at the Victorian Labor Conference.