Oh, what a fun day we had on Captain’s Day, starting with everyone dressed in colourful regalia, as requested by Captain Bev.. Players were issued with a sheet of paper on which Bev explained how to play her fun game.. Many holes were changed
Who can remember when Queen Elizabeth II visited Tatura during the 1950s?. The Lost Tatura Facebook page featured this image of the Queen and dignitaries at the Tatura Railway Station.. Several townsfolk can be spotted behind the fence trying to get
After a whirlwind trip to the United States, Tatura’s Anthony Lucas has returned home after walking Disney Channel’s Red Carpet and recording his own music.. The young singer said he missed his family while on tour working with Indasoul
With the cost of utilities soaring in recent years, Tatura Community House will next month present a home energy-efficiency seminar as well as one-on-one energy bill consultations.. Presented by Goulburn Valley Community Energy chief executive Geoff
Kris Parker is in the market for a new car, but rather than the modern conveniences he only cares about two things.. It must have tyres and a steering wheel.. The Tatura SES Deputy Controller of Operations is asking for community members to donate
Tatura Museum’s wartime camps collection has been officially been added to the Victorian Heritage Register where there are 1700 pieces now recognised by the Heritage Council of Victoria.. Tatura Historical Society president Steve Barnard said
Green or damp hay encourages elements like bacteria and fungi to grow and decompose.. A series of complex biological and chemical reactions can then cause a build-up that allows hay to heat.. This can produce flammable gasses which may ignite.. The
ALMOST 200 local abattoir memories have been made redundant after being shelved on indefinite shutdown since March.. JBS – the Brazilian-based largest red meat processor in the world – first shut down its Cobram works in March because of
Producing the best quality silage was the topic of a recent field day held at Murray Goulburn Trading’s Numurkah site.. The day allowed farmers, contractors and manufacturers to come together to discuss the best ways to inoculate silage
Champagne and Scallop Risotto. Serves four. Ingredients:. 20g butter. 1 leek, finely sliced. 2 cloves garlic, crushed. 2 cups arborio rice. 1 cup champagne or white wine. 3 cups chicken stock, boiling. 2 cups milk, heated until just boiling. 1 tbsp
More than 200 firearms have been surrendered in Victoria in the first two months of the National Firearms Amnesty.. Owners have handed in 2150 rifles, shotguns and handguns as well as a number of knives, imitation firearms and quantities of
The warmer weather is likely to see the emergence of more snakes, and rural veterinarians are gearing up for an influx of bitten pets.. A recent survey carried out by University of Melbourne found the most common victims in urban Melbourne were
The first 16 days in Benalla this month has been the coldest in September since 1969.. The mean temperature of 9.3 degrees was the lowest since the 8.6 was recorded in Benalla for the first 16 days of September 1969.. Widespread heavy frosts were
Current seasonal conditions have highlighted the problem of showery weather and high humidity causing difficulty with hay-making due to crops being unable to dry sufficiently to be baled in these conditions.. Continued turning for drying purposes
A new watchdog will head the toughest labour hire scheme in Australia under a crackdown on dodgy operators by the Victorian Government.. The laws, to be put to parliament by the end of the year, are in response to an investigation that uncovered
A 609ha property owned by the late Michael Burston, a noted cattle man and Order of Australia recipient, is expected to fetch upwards of $4.75million when it goes under the hammer on October 6.. The property, dubbed East Mount Ada, is held over 22
Murray Bennett of Landmark in Wangaratta is the 2017 ALPA Victorian Young Auctioneers Competition winner.. Joe Allen, from Elders in Euroa, was runner-up, and both men will represent Victoria at the 2018 ALPA National Young Auctioneers Competition
The OECD has warned central banks to take a cautious approach to raising interest rates.
Health Minister Jill Hennessy is expected to give her speech and second reading of the assisted dying scheme bill in Victorian parliament.
Prime MInister Malcolm Turnbull has been advised to keep the debate about power bills separate to that of meeting Australia's emissions targets.
Senior Gold Coast police officer, Superintendent Michelle Stenner, is due to face the Brisbane Magistrates Court charged with perjury and misconduct offences.
The OECD has warned central banks to tread carefully when raising interest rates, questioning the sustainability of the global economic expansion.
Australian Rugby Union chief Bill Pulver faced a grilling over the axing of the Western Force and future of the sport at a Senate hearing in Perth.
The appeal against the sentencing of the Salt Creek attacker Roman Heinze has begun in Adelaide.
A public inquest will not be held into a bushfire that destroyed 116 homes on Victoria's surf coast on Christmas Day 2015.
Prince Andrew has launched the Australian semi-final of his global competition for budding entrepreneurs.
A man has told the Shirley Finn inquest he saw a small green car next to her vehicle on the day her body was found and a policeman told him to "watch his back".