Three weeks ago, Tatura’s Taylor Wereszczuk, 17, received the news of her aunty’s leukaemia diagnosis.. Inspired to support her family and help in efforts to find a cure, Miss Wereszczuk decided to shave off her blonde locks to raise
On a sporting colosseum where so many legends have fought before them, the Goulburn Valley League’s stars produced a performance fitting of the venue.. The GV side stood toe-to-toe against the Ballarat league in the middle of the Melbourne
A trio of Nationals politicians swept into the University of Melbourne’s Shepparton clinical school last week to announce 20 new doctor training places.. Senator Bridget McKenzie, Deputy Nationals leader and Rural Health Minister, joined
The Victorian SES has given us 31710 reasons to say thank you.. VICSES chief officer operations Tim Wiebusch said last year volunteers spent 302623 hours in response to more than 31000 requests for assistance.. Mr Wiebusch said 156 of the requests
The AFL Record might have butchered ‘‘Brayden’’ Grenfell’s name, but the Tatura star made sure the MCG crowd knew exactly who he was with a dominating six-goal display.. Actually named Brandyn — not what the
Tatura Rotary Club with Tatura Pharmacy is again conducting the Bowel Scan Awareness Campaign this month of May.. Club secretary Jo Burgess said bowel cancer was the second most common cause of cancer deaths in this country and about 80 Australians
Tatura Community House has launched into the coffee world with the opening of the Coffee Hub on Tuesday, May 8.. The project has been evolving at the Tatura Community House since last year when The Lions Club of Tatura offered funding that planted
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
Queensland Labor MP Cathy O'Toole says her constituents are still owed debts by Clive Palmer, as the former MP flogs his book in Canberra.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released the official construction work done figures, showing a 0.2 per cent rise/fall in the March quarter.
The head of the Australian Federal Police says restrictions on his officers demanding identification at airports are too onerous and must be changed.
Premier Investments' claims of extreme discounting at Myer is part of a campaign to destabilise the department store chain, Myer's executive chairman says.
Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson, who was found guilty of concealing allegations of child sexual abuse during the 1970s, is standing aside from his duties.
Andrew Colvin is considering which parts of the Australian Federal Police he can cut to meet the force's budget next year.
Farmers are ready to ramp up exports to Europe once Australia completes a free-trade deal with the European Union.
Australians in Film and the Ledger family plan to cast a wide net to find the 2018 winner of the Heath Ledger scholarship, which opens doors in Hollywood.
Malcolm Turnbull says MPs have the right to parliamentary privilege after a backbencher raised bribery allegations against a Chinese-Australian billionaire.
Chinese Communist Party mouthpiece The Global Times says it's time "arrogant" Australia is taught a lesson by cutting imports.