Happenings in event advertising for Tatura will soon be clearer, after Greater Shepparton City Council announced three new event signs for the town.. And when they’re not being used, the council hopes for them to double as town entrances
Merrigum golfers played a stroke round on Saturday, another day when they, for the most part, struggled to post good scores.. The recent rain has been great for the course but has made it play longer and Saturday’s cool breeze did not make the
Member for Murray Damian Drum will vote in support of same-sex marriage in the Federal Government’s voluntary postal plebiscite.. Mr Drum said he supported the vote, but a walk-up vote would have certainly been his first choice
The second round of the Foursomes Championship, sponsored by Shoppers Delight of Tatura, was played in perfect golfing weather with not much run on the course due to recent rains.. The winners of the day were Terri Wangeman and Liz Mulcahy with 74
Rochester’s Justin Clearly can most likely be found, on any given morning, behind the counter of his service station and café — serving a long queue of customers in high-vis vests.. Mr Cleary and wife Rachel have run the family
Hundreds of women from across the Goulburn Valley came together on Sunday to listen to online sensation Sophie Cachia talk about her journey.. The 26-year-old Australian ‘‘mummy blogger’’ sold out the 500 tickets to the
Goulburn Murray Water (GMW) has removed the blue-green algae warning for Lake Eppalock following a significant decline in blue-green algae levels.. GMW will continue to undertake regular water quality monitoring and if blue-green algae reach levels
Tomato seeds that were carried into space aboard a space shuttle and experimented on by astronauts in the 1980s only made it past Sydney’s Biosecurity officers after a blast of gamma rays.. The Tomato Rutgers California Supreme seeds were
The Senate Economics References Committee has today tabled its report into the Australian dairy industry.. The inquiry was initiated off the back of what the committee called unsavoury claw back practices that were conducted by Murray Goulburn and
With recent rainfall across the Goulburn Valley, interest in Gaffy’s Tractor Hire’s hay making equipment is growing according to the company’s owner, Tim Gaffy.. Mr Gaffy has recently purchased a new 110hp John Deere tractor which
A bill that would see the Country Fire Authority become a volunteer-only organisation should be withdrawn, or rejected by the Legislative Council, a state committee has recommended.. The Legislative Council Select Committee on Fire Services has
The GV Food Bowl Revolution will welcome Centre for Education and Research in Environmental Strategies’s Fair Food founder Chris Ennis at an event exploring community improvement through local food and community action.. The free event is open
With the start of the hay season approaching, it is a timely reminder for hay-makers to consider their hay making essentials.. Over the years, hay making has become an accurate process combining art and science with the use of mechanical instruments
What can be done to minimise the deleterious effects of wet weather on silage quality?. The aim is to harvest chopped stack silage at about 30 to 35 per cent dry matter content versus 40 to 50 per cent DM for round baled silage.. Precision chopped
The National Irrigators Council says the projected shortages of climate modellers raised last week by the Australian Academy of Science are a concern.. National Irrigators Council chief executive officer Steve Whan said ‘‘irrigators
Ararat farmers have welcomed a decision by an inquiry into plans from the Rural City of Ararat that would have seen farmers’ rates rise by 45 per cent.. The commission of inquiry into the draft rating strategy handed down 12 recommendations to
The Stanhope Ute Show is returning next month, with plenty to do for all ages... Last year’s event saw over 50 utes and 100 people in attendance, with this year’s event sees entries in multiple categories including: Pre 90’s BNS
Around 40 flights between Sydney and Brisbane have been cancelled due to wild winds in NSW.
Primary Health Care has made a $517 million, impairment-driven full-year loss but its imaging and pathology units had a strong performance.
Iraq's ambassador to Australia has warned Pauline Hanson's burqa stunt could give ammunition to the Islamic States' cause in the Middle East.
A Victorian coroner will hold the first public hearing into the deaths of Brighton siege gunman Yacqub Khayre and slain hotel clerk Kai Hao.
Two Victorians hit by a van as part of a fatal Barcelona terrorist attack have escaped serious injury and been released from hospital.
Defence has listed a new Australian traffic control system covering military and civilian aviation on its shame file.
Here's a rundown of what's unfolded after 13 people were killed when a van ploughed through Barcelona with the driver still on the run.
Financial data firm Link Group is looking to expand its global footprint, following a spike in full-year profit but flat revenue.
A NSW judge has found a woman caused the death of her toddler more than 15 years ago but was not guilty of murder due to her mental illness.
Wild winds are causing major damage across NSW and delaying flights in and out of Sydney Airport, with a severe weather warning issued by the bureau.