There’s a bear in there, well, more than one, there were plenty of bears at the Yarrawonga Pre-School Teddy Bear’s Picnic.. Students came to pre-school with their favourite teddies – in all shapes, sizes and colours, for a day of
After months of hard work and a lot of volunteer hours the new Eva May Foundation Op Shop in Mulwala is set to open this Saturday.. Glenys Davis and her volunteers have worked to refurbish the old aRiver Revival Sports Massage premises at 159
The Hoppers had a convincing 46 point win over finals aspirant Waaia at Rennie on Saturday.. The first half was a slog as both team defences were on top and only 6 goals were kicked. Pendergast and Oughton were winning the clearances for Rennie with
Mulwala resident Andrew Kennedy, oldest son of the well known Kennedy building family, heads up a ticket also comprising, in order, Chris Kennedy, Lisa Starr, Adam Thomson and Winston Rhodes for Federation Council’s first ever election
A Yarrawonga Dietitian and his business ‘Barefoot Lifestyle: Nutrition Fitness Lifestyle’ has received strong praise for its efforts in being a leader in the field of dietetics and nutrition.. Daniel Thomson voluntarily undertook
Mulwala travelled to Numurkah to take on the Blues who are one of the ladder leaders and knew matching them on their home deck would be a challenge.. The Blues have been in strong form in recent weeks with a win over arch rivals Nathalia last
Ararat farmers have welcomed a decision by an inquiry into plans from the Rural City of Ararat that would have seen farmers’ rates rise by 45 per cent.. The commission of inquiry into the draft rating strategy handed down 12 recommendations to
The Stanhope Ute Show is returning next month, with plenty to do for all ages... Last year’s event saw over 50 utes and 100 people in attendance, with this year’s event sees entries in multiple categories including: Pre 90’s BNS
Australian hay production is estimated to have been $1.6billion in 2006-07 and is estimated to have averaged $1.5billion a year for the five years 2002-03 to 2006-07.. Total Australian hay production increased from 4.9million tonnes in 1989-90 to
Evidence from government organisations, industry groups, academics and almost anyone who has ever tried to find highly-skilled candidates for agriculture job vacancies, is that the Australian agriculture sector faces a near critical skills
The pending introduction of the Liner 1900, 1800 Twin, 1700 Twin and Liner 320 swathers (windrowers) means CLAAS can justifiably claim to being able to offer a rake for every requirement.. The German forage harvesting specialist already manufactures
The promise made by Julia Gillard and Tony Burke when the 450Gl of up-water set out in the Murray-Darling Basin Plan was announced needs to be kept according to the National Irrigators Council’s chief executive officer.. Steve Whan was the
Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has told Federal Parliament he may be a citizen of New Zealand.. The New Zealand High Commission contacted the Nationals leader on Thursday afternoon to advise he may be a citizen by descent.. Mr Joyce said he was
Greek Lamb and Eggplant Pasta Bake. Serves 6. Ingredients:. Red sauce:. 1 tbsp oil. 1 onion, finely chopped. 500g minced lamb. cup chopped flat-leaf parsley. 1 clove garlic, crushed. 1 tsp dried oregano. tsp ground cinnamon. tsp sugar. salt and
Mixed rainfall and average to slightly warmer temperatures are expected between November and January according to early forecast models, with June conditions caused by consistent high pressure systems.. Agriculture Victoria seasonal risk agronomist
Sheepmeat Council of Australia directors met with representatives of the Australian Meat Industry Council in Dubbo recently as part of an ongoing program of both organisations.. SCA chief executive Dr Kat Giles said the meeting was an opportunity
It has the potential to revolutionise agriculture and since its unveiling last year has created a buzz around the world. Now Case IH’s Autonomous Concept Vehicle is coming to Australia for the first time.. The driverless concept vehicle
Deputy Nationals Leader Fiona Nash has told the Senate she may be a British citizen.
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong and two other student leaders have been sentenced to prison in connection with pro-democracy protests in 2014.
A Nick Xenophon Team MP in the South Australian upper house has quit the party in a stoush over electoral reform.
A Senate inquiry has heard millions of dollars will be spent on the same-sex marriage poll before the High Court determines whether to block it.
Questions have been raised over whether coalition backbencher Barry O'Sullivan's family's business dealings may put him in breach of the constitution.
A man says he heard the moment a driver was shot and killed by a policeman in Melbourne.
Former Labor treasurer Wayne Swan is touring Australia with former UK minister Ed Balls to reminisce about the experiences of the global financial crisis.
A small clinical trial of a new immunotherapy treatment has seen more than two-thirds of children with a peanut allergy cured.
Ford will contact thousands of owners of its Focus model car after it was revealed they have a fault which could cause them to catch fire.
One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has entered the Senate wearing a burqa, drawing a stinging rebuke from Attorney-General George Brandis.