Visitors continue to show a strong desire to visit the Murray region, with almost one million visitors to the Sun Country area, according to the latest Tourism Research Australia reports.. More than 5.3million domestic and international visitors
Applications are now open for organisations in the region to improve water safety in the community and help prevent drownings throughout NSW.. Member for Murray Adrian Piccoli urged local community-based organisations that run water safety
Leading criminal lawyers at Slater and Gordon have compiled a list of some of the most obscure laws Australians might not know about, after a man was fined $252 for trying to move a fridge on a Brisbane train.. The man was given a ticket for taking
Cobram Barooga Cycling Club’s inaugural 15km handicap event was held on Saturday with eight starters.. Young Liam Smith, accompanied by his father Gary, rode from the limit mark of eight minutes.. Bernie Gillespie, Rod Armstrong and Rene Mol
Police presence needed. After last week’s break-ins and talking to other business owners and the general public that come into my shop, all agree that Cobram needs a 24-hour police station.. Yes, with the growth of Cobram and Barooga and
Albert Henry (Alby) Bach was a valued member of the Lions Club of Cobram.. Alby served for many years and was the original co-ordinator of the Log Cabin market when it started about 1992.. Back then it was held at the site of the log cabin.. Later
According to new research released by Medibank, Australian parents believe it is beneficial for children to help prepare meals at home because it leads to improved life skills and bonding opportunities, yet technology, late nights at work, and other
The Andrews Labor Government is urging people to nominate hard-working volunteers from Northern Victoria in this year’s Victorian Premier’s Volunteer Champions Awards.. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, said the
Farm machinery dealer Rural Group has been around the Goulburn Valley for a while but it has only had a Shepparton branch for two years.. With Rural Group having had a presence in Echuca and Cobram for much longer, it was inevitable it would end up
A new series of one of the sheep industry’s most popular extension and adoption programs — It’s Ewe Time — is being rolled out in August, designed to increase producer awareness of the principles, practices and tools of sheep enterprise
Economic thresholds of owning, co-owning or contracting machinery was the topic of the discussion by a Farm 360 consultant at a recent Birchip Cropping Group event.. Speaking at the Birchip Cropping Group’s Future Farmers Expo, Simon Craig said it
A new range of Krone machinery has options for all silage needs, with mowers, rakes and tedders on offer to fit a range of operations and needs.. Echuca CIH sales representative Leo Dullard said the new range of Swadro Rakes, the TC640 and the
Australian wheat yields are forecast to fall by more than a third from last year’s record harvest, back toward average levels, according to the latest Wheat Production Outlook from NAB Agribusiness.. Australia’s total wheat crop is estimated to
There is no change to the risk of spill in the Murray, Goulburn or Campaspe systems.. Northern Victoria resource manager Mark Bailey said the risk of spill in each of the Murray, Goulburn and Campaspe systems during 2017-18 remained above the 10 per
Agricultural groups say independent research that shows failure of regulation and monitoring is resulting in electricity prices exceeding efficient supply costs; confirms that the electricity market at every level is failing to work in the interests
‘‘Australian Beef is the greatest meat on earth’’ is the message to consumers from Meat & Livestock Australia’s new domestic beef marketing platform, launched last week.. The new platform evolves from the previous ‘‘You’re Better
Keeping or improving soil health for future generations is the main focus of no-till farming according to two international guests from North America.. Canadian farmer Blake Vince and University of Nebraska educator Paul Jasa visited Pine Lodge
Almost 1500 NSW Liberal Party members will gather in Sydney to debate party reform and hear from Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
The White House has hired a new communications director, sparking an abrupt resignation from press secretary Sean Spicer.
Australian cycling legend Phil Anderson has a number of broken bones after falling off his bike during a training ride.
The US government is set to announce a ban on its travelling to rogue nation.
As almost 1500 Liberal Party members gather in Sydney for a special convention, Scott Morrison has called for a focus on winning elections.
South Australian health authorities have banned the sale of raw milk from a local dairy after it was linked to a string of gastro cases.
A neighbourhood has launched a class action against the operator of a Melbourne recycling plant over a fire that burned for more than a week.
A Melbourne-based surgeon who died after allegedly being punched in a brutal attack has been remembered as a doting father and a brilliant doctor.
A faulty Takata airbag has been blamed for the death of a man in crash in Sydney's southwest, the first Australian death linked to the recalled bags.
Australia's second largest mobile provider is investing $1 billion in regional coverage to create an alternative nationally distributed mobile network.