The Yamaha Cod Classic is just around the corner with anglers from all parts of the nation descending on Lake Mulwala to compete in this annual event.. Event Director Tony Bennet said more than 2,500 entries had already been received with more
The Yarrawonga Pigeons have announced their netball coaches for season 2017, relying on a raft of experienced leaders to continue the club’s dominance of the Ovens and Murray competition. . Veteran Bridget Cassar continues to lead the way as
Motorists used water bottles, fire extinguishers and a farm spray unit to contain a vehicle fire on Sunday east of Mulwala at the scene of an accident that claimed the life of a three year old boy.. Passing drivers stopped and used anything they
Yarrawonga Health (YH) board members and staff presented the hospital’s annual financial and performance report to a packed Willow Room at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort earlier this month.. Corporate Governance Officer Bruce Pigdon said
The Yarrawonga Mulwala Basketball Association finished up the 2016 season with grand finals held in all age groups last week. . There were some thrilling finals played, with some games only being a few points the difference in the end. . The
The Tungamah Historical Society will be conducting a Cemetery Walk at the Tharanbegga Cemetery in Tungamah on Sunday, December 4 at 11am. . The walk will highlight eight pioneer families of the district who have since spread widely throughout
A host of media outlets, including Country News travelled to Cobram today to get a guided tour of Murray Goulburn’s new consumer cheese facility.. Murray Goulburn is investing $91 million into the new plant, which will have the capacity to make
Agribusiness Elders says it is in no hurry to sell its short-haul live cattle export business.. Elders on November 14 said it had started the process of divesting its short-haul live export business.. Chief executive Mark Allison said Elders had
The pressure on the Murray-Darling Basin Authority hasn’t relented despite it revealing proposed alterations to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan’s Northern Basin, as industry heavyweights and politicians push for a similar review into the southern
Murray Goulburn appointed Mark Clark to its board as an independent non-executive director last week.. Mr Clark has extensive board and senior management experience, including directorships with companies operating in the fast-moving consumer goods
The Murray-Darling Basin Authority announced last week proposed changes to the Northern Basin as part of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.. According to Murray-Darling Basin Authority chief executive Phillip Glyde, the changes, which include reducing
The superior weight gain off native pastures and quiet temperament of the Hereford was rammed home to commercial producer Allen Ashworth during years of on-farm experimentation.. Mr Ashworth, of Greta South, has bred Herefords for the past 50 years
Goulburn-Murray Water held its inaugural stakeholder breakfast last Wednesday, providing the opportunity to engage with some of the region’s industry and community leaders.. Fifty people attended, including representatives from local government
On Sunday, December 4, Numurkah Showground will be packed full of great entertainment and free children’s activities at the annual Show Us Ya Wheels.. Special attractions at the event include a draw to win two tickets to sit in Darren Morgan’s
North Central Catchment Management Authority has plans to mitigate potential toxic blackwater outbreaks in parts of the Loddon River.. Over-bank flooding on the Loddon in spring resulted in large amounts of organic matter, such as leaves and wood
With summer only days away, Agriculture Victoria is warning livestock owners to care for their animals during extreme heat.. Victoria’s chief veterinary officer Charles Milne said to manage animals in high temperatures effectively, planning must
Dairy farming in the Goulburn Valley should have a prosperous future, however, its development will continue to depend on water availability and, of course, global market forces.. At an economic update held in Shepparton last week, NAB head of
US President-elect Donald Trump says he's "thrilled to nominate" former rival Ben Carson as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
The heads of Australia's major energy companies have been called to a meeting in Melbourne with Federal Industry Minister Greg Hunt.
Sydney train commuters have been warned to brace for delays after lightning strikes damaged equipment.
Housing prices have held up, with no change last week and annual growth of 9.2 per cent, while auction clearance rates are high, contrary to normal seasonality.
Treasurer Scott Morrison is preparing a progress report for a global rating agency outlining the recent savings measured passed by the nation's parliament.
NAB is increasing variable rates on investor home loans by 0.15 percentage points, while Westpac will lift its interest-only mortgage variable rates.
Mark Forbes, the editor-in-chief of Fairfax Media's Melbourne flagship newspaper, has resigned after a sexual harassment claim.
NZ Prime Minister John Key has announced his shock resignation after eight years in the top job, and he wants his deputy Bill English to succeed him.
The Reserve Bank cut the official cash rate in May and August this year to a record low 1.5 per cent.
Three more SA Health workers have been sacked for wrongly looking at patient records, the department has revealed.