The stableford event, which included the second round of the Silver Spoon, was sponsored by Tatura Family Butchers.. A good field of players enjoyed the cool but fine conditions.. Karen Ballantyne, who has found more time to play golf, won A-grade
Two years on from the findings of the Royal Commission into Family Violence, Families and Children Minister Jenny Mikakos has announced $7.36million for a new case management model for perpetrators of family violence.. Under a trial, case managers
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
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
The head of the Reserve Bank says China's financial system currently poses one of the main risks to Australia's economy.
Colleen Yates, WA Labor's candidate for the state seat vacated by disgraced serial fibber Barry Urban, insists she hasn't misrepresented her qualifications.
A prominent Queensland criminal lawyer says change is needed to the way sexual consent is characterised by the state's laws.
The NSW premier says a bill to introduce "safe zones" around the state's abortion clinics isn't perfect, but she's likely to support it.
There was no federal government minister in the lower house for two minutes on Wednesday and Labor MPs were furious.
Coles has signed an agreement with the transport union to provide safer working conditions for truck drivers transporting their goods.
Optus is cutting about 200 jobs nationwide as it winds down use of its long-standing Virgin Mobile brand.
Australia can again produce cars on a small scale, a leading British industrialist says.
Australian astronaut Paul Scully-Power will lead the NSW push to build the nation's first space agency in Sydney.
Bob Katter has hit the campaign trail with Rebekha Sharkie and says her Liberal opponent Georgina Downer is too right wing.