For Dr Emila Howley, life has come full circle.. The osteopath opened the Tatura branch of Finesse Osteopathy last week, after growing up in the Goulburn Valley and moving away to study and establish herself in the industry.. ‘‘I grew up in
Students and staff at Tatura Sacred Heart Primary School are celebrating Catholic Education Week this week and principal Pauline Hindson said there was much to get excited about.. ‘‘Sacred Heart School has a proud and rich history of providing
It was great to see such a large turnout for the Fitzsimmons Memorial three person ambrose at Merrigum on Saturday.. The Fitzsimmons family put in a lot of work organising the day and the massive turnout was a great result.. The weather was very
Hill Top captain Bill Ashcroft went from boiled lollies to chocolates on Saturday when he won the stableford competition, sponsored by Peter Caldow, with 43 points.. The previous Saturday, Ashcroft had a shocker, scoring just 19 points but this week
When Lisa Ewer and Lachie Gorrie each moved to Tatura with their families recently, they knew they wanted to join the Tatura Fire Brigade.. Mr Gorrie, 17, explained he had moved to the township from Echuca where his friend had already begun
Tatura’s Ruth McCracken provided these photographs and newspaper clippings, which were taken during the celebration of the All Saints Church of England’s centenary celebrations in Tatura.. The first image shows a then-nine-year-old Nadine McLeod
What are their names?. Maryanne: We have the oldest boy, he’s one of our originals, and his name is Sam and he’s 12 years old. We also have Jilly, she’s the next generation down, she’s going on five, then we have the grandson Clarry, he’s
Biosecurity risks posed by imported prawns will be probed as part of a review by Australia’s Department of Agriculture.. The department announced on Tuesday last week it was undertaking a review of the import conditions for prawns and prawn
Farming systems group Riverine Plains has released a new publication for the region’s grain growers called Soil Carbon in Cropping Systems.. Riverine Plains research and extension officer Cassandra Schefe compiled the report and said the
Australia’s world leading red meat and livestock quality assurance programs will be strengthened following the move to a single management structure, via the newly created Integrity Systems Company.. A wholly owned subsidiary of Meat &
Leg Ham Club Baguette. Serves four. Ingredients:. 12 slices of Australian leg ham off the bone. 4 fresh baguettes, warmed. cup garlic aioli or mayonnaise. 16 slices of dill pickle. 1 avocado, thinly sliced. 3 Roma tomatoes, sliced. soft lettuce
There is a growing divide between the agriculture industry and a majority of Australians as direct involvement from the population in the agriculture industry continues to shrink, 2014 Nuffield Australia scholar Colin de Grussa has written in
Victoria’s country firefighters will get a new training centre after the old Fiskville site was closed due to cancer-causing contamination.. The Victorian Government has bought 35ha of land at Ballan, north-west of Melbourne, to build a new
Beef producers from north-east Victoria have the opportunity to ‘power up’ their business by attending the 2017 BetterBeef Conference at Alexandra on Tuesday, June 20.. Agriculture Victoria’s Bindi Hunter said this year’s conference would
More than 30 people turned out to Tom and Mick Acocks’ Rochester dairy farm on May 12 to learn the secrets to their fodder process, as part of the Australian Fodder Industry Association workshop series.. The farm currently milks up to 850 cows
A 43-year-old Victorian MP was taken completely by surprise when he had a serious heart attack while driving to his rural home.. Nationals lower house MP Danny O’Brien said he felt unwell after leaving a conference recently and pulled into
Southern NSW faba bean growers are being urged to carefully consider paddock selection and plant in the recommended sowing window to maximise yield potential this season.. Research from the Grains Research and Development Corporation and NSW DPI
The 17-hour hostage siege at the hands of Man Haron Monis at the Lindt Cafe in December 2014 was a terror incident says coroner Michael Barnes.
The security response to the terrorism threat needs to be as agile as the perpetrators, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says.
The NSW premier has introduced legislation to strip corrupt politicians of their tax-payer funded pensions, targeting Eddie Obeid and Ian Macdonald.
Sean Connery, Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan have joined the tributes to their James Bond predecessor Roger Moore who died after a battle with cancer aged 89.
Attorney-General George Brandis says the federal government will carefully consider the NSW coroner's recommendations arising from the Lindt Cafe siege inquest.
Three more men have been arrested in Manchester as part of the investigation into the suicide bombing at a concert which killed 22 people, including children.
One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has quizzed federal government officials about whether cows are still alive when they're killed under halal certification.
The UK interior minister says it's likely the Manchester bomber didn't act alone, adding it was "irritating" details about the case have been leaked by the US.
One solution to dealing with terrorist sieges would be to give police shoot to kill powers, says former prime minister Tony Abbott.
Former Rio Tinto chief executive Sam Walsh says controversial coal miner Adani does not need any finance from any Australian bank.