Owning native wildlife as a pet is a privilege in Victoria and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) is reminding owners that they have responsibilities they need to adhere to.. ‘‘Pet owners have
Police are investigating the theft of a $400 mountain bike in River Rd, Murchison this month.. Sometime between June 10 and June 18 the ‘‘brand-new’’ red and black bike, emblazed with the words Euro Bike, was stolen from
Members will be looking over their shoulders for the next four weeks after Mick Trevaskis won the Privilege Cup, sponsored by BMW Shepparton, on Saturday.. The holder of the cup may ask members to fill the mug for them as long as they do not ask
Melbourne is growing too fast and it is risking the prosperity of regional Victoria, the Nationals leader has warned.. State Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh warned at current estimates, in which 90 per cent of the population growth happens in
Newly-planted natives plants now line Murchison’s Meteorite Park thanks to the efforts of Murchison Primary School and Preschool.. The children gathered at the park with their families and representatives of Murchison and District Historical
A-grade. The top two teams met in the A-grade grand final and the contest had plenty of action from the first minute, with strong passing and good court movement by players of both teams.. Matt Rennie was first to record points for Celtic but
Up to 20 protected wedge-tailed eagles have been ‘possibly shot’ or poisoned and then dumped in parkland in Victoria.. The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning says the latest discovery of four carcases in Black Range State Forest
Keep the hot water bottle close by because Saturday morning is set to be a chiller.. Forecasters are predicting a chilly start to July with a minimum of minus four degrees set for Shepparton in the early hours of Saturday morning.. Bureau of
Blackened Beef Sirloin with Pumpkin, Broccolini and Couscous. Serves four.. Ingredients:. 4 350g beef sirloin steaks, trimmed. 1 tsp ground cumin. 1 tsp ground coriander. 1 tsp garlic powder. 1 lime, zested and juiced. cup olive oil. 500g butternut
A plan to protect groundwater resources in a region stretching from the Great Dividing Range near Wallan to the Murray River at Barmah is now open for public comment.. Public drop-in sessions and feedback forms have been organised to encourage
One hundred beef producers from across north-east Victoria attended the 2017 BetterBeef Conference at Alexandra last week.. BetterBeef Project acting leader Bindi Hunter said this year’s conference was one of three beef conferences happening
A Senate inquiry into the location of Federal Government departments has recommended the move of the Australian Pest and Veterinary Medicines Authority be temporarily halted.. The committee is asking that in future, proposals to move government
Australian Army Reserve lieutenant, Aid Agency ‘civilian’ and Mount Everest conqueror are all titles to describe Mark ‘Squiz’ Squirrell.. Mr Squirrell was the guest speaker at a Murray Dairy event in Shepparton last week, where he talked
Entries are now open for the 2017 Royal Melbourne Show Sheep Competition, with the Hampshire Down Feature Show set to be a highlight of the program.. Conducted by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria, the Royal Melbourne Show Sheep Competition
Charles Sturt University student Rebecca Wyper is passionate about the dairy industry and, through the help of Murray Dairy, she has been able to grow her passion into a successful career.. The 25-year-old has been working full-time with the Murray
The Melbourne Showgrounds will be the place to be next month if you love alpacas or poultry.. That’s because the Royal Melbourne Alpaca Show and Royal Melbourne Poultry Show’s will be held across the weekend of July 8 and 9.. The two breeds of
The value of agriculture has hit a new high but it’s not likely to last for long, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Agriculture and Resource Economics and Sciences Agricultural Commodities Report.. The report, released last week, said
A 53-year-old Indonesian man accused of being the operational mastermind of Jemaah Islamiyah and the Bali nightclub bombings will be tried in Guantanamo Bay.
Paying off the mortgage, having a pile of super on retirement and an annual holiday abroad are seen by many as having 'made it' in life.
Cardinal George Pell has declared he will fight to clear his name after being charged with multiple historical sexual assault offences.
A massive security presence is expected as President Xi Jinping arrives in Hong Kong on to celebrate its 20th anniversary of Chinese rule.
There are similarities between internal warfare within the Greens and the Liberal Party, which could influence the result of the next federal election.
The WA government wants the GST carve-up to be done on a per capita basis and has also made 11 other proposals to the Productivity Commission.
An SA man has been jailed for 20 years for the murder of his partner after a heated row between the pair.
A controversial school lesson which aims to teach children about the Stolen Generation has received backlash after some parents called it "emotional abuse".
The Bureau of Meteorology is forecasting a warm start to spring for most parts of Australia.
Former Queensland premier Campbell Newman says Malcolm Turnbull must resign for the good of the Liberal Party and the Coalition government.