With 50 per cent of its membership being female, it is not uncommon for a Tatura SES crew full of women to respond to local emergency calls.. The unit comprises of 10 women and 10 men, and deputy controller Cheyenne Keem said the unit had a great
Tatura. Jack Lowry Memorial Shield triples bowls event. Tatura Bowls Club conducted its annual triples event on Sunday in memory of former industrious and hardworking bowls member Jack Lowry who passed away in 2001.. Jack’s daughter Helen
Historian Ross McMullin will be travelling to libraries to speak about his latest book Pompey Elliott At War: In His Own Words.. He will be at Euroa, Shepparton, Numurkah, Cobram and Nagambie libraries from Saturday, March 17, to Monday, March 19
Tatura Primary School’s 2018 Envirokids were excited to begin their first clean-up for the year at Lake Bartlett.. Ten EnviroKids visited the site on Wednesday, March 7, in conjunction with Clean-up Australia Day.. The students worked with
The smell of garlic and rich tomato sauce will fill the air at the Tatura Italian Social Club’s Pasta Night.. Held at the club on Friday, March 16, the whole community is invited to come along and enjoy a delicious meal cooked in a traditional
Women residents of Moyola Aged Care gathered for a lovely afternoon tea to celebrate International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 8.. A group of residents enjoyed scones and tea while listening to a few guest speakers from the local
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
Russia is expelling 23 British diplomats and closing the British Council and the consulate in St Petersburg as the crisis over a nerve toxin attack deepens.
A day after his sacking, it's been revealed senior FBI official Andrew McCabe kept personal memos of his interactions with US President Donald Trump.
Premier-elect Steven Marshall has promised to work hard to give South Australia a bright future, heralding "a new dawn".
Liberal leader Steven Marshall has claimed victory in the South Australian election, and thanked voters for electing them into a majority government.
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill's political future is unclear after he failed to secure a record fifth term for Labor in the state.
Former nurse and union boss Ged Kearney has defied the odds to win the federal Melbourne seat of Batman for Labor.
Nick Xenophon has been left to come to terms with a stunning failure to win any lower house seats at Saturday's South Australian election.
Cyclone Marcus has brought down power lines and trees in Darwin and affected water supply, with residents urged to stay indoors until it's safe.
Former WA Liberal president David Honey has won the seat of Cottesloe, vacated by ex-premier Colin Barnett and held by the party for all of its 68 years.
Australia's most successful Paralympian, Matt Cowdrey, has won a seat in South Australia's state election.