Concerns are still building that further wake enhancing boating restrictions could eventually be enforced on other areas along the Murray River on top of the Bundalong to Corowa trial threatening tourism and jobs.. The Corowa to Ovens Junction
Sacred Heart Primary School has gained a few new faces around the campus this year as the staff welcome four new colleagues. . Brennan Mills, Kate James, Emma Kerr and Sonya Bourke have all joined the team for the 2018 school year, each coming from
As concerns build that further wake enhancing boating restrictions could eventually be enforced on other areas along the Murray River authorities are looking to wrap up the public consultation period next Wednesday, February 28 for the controversial
Sunday morning saw players converge on the lawn tennis courts to compete in the 2017/18 Club Championships.. In the ladies open singles Kat Roscic claimed a finals spot with an emphatic win over the number two seed, Amy Lairson. Last year’s
An Australian-first initiative has been launched recently to empower our next generation of women leaders with rural communities proving the big winners. . Country to Canberra is unveiling Project Empower - a national ‘workshop roadtrip&rsquo
The half-yearly Clubs NSW Riverina Southwest Conference hosted by ClubMulwala from last Sunday to Tuesday morning of last week was hailed a huge success.. In a particular, the full Monday program involving breakfast, morning and afternoon
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
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been joined in Washington DC by the premiers and chief ministers of most of Australia's states and territories.
Queensland Nationals MP George Christensen has made his argument to split from the Liberal coalition ahead of the party's leadership ballot on Monday.
A woman who's accused Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce of sexual harassment says she never intended the allegation to become public.
Students across the US are using social media to mobilise their anti-gun movement and are now focusing on the congressional midterm elections in November.
Two racing families have combined to win the $1.5 million Blue Diamond Stakes.
The Nationals need to be unshackled and split from an "aimless" Liberal Party, according to Queensland MP George Christensen.
Labor's announcement of a deep-water port has dominated day eight of the South Australian election campaign.
Taliban militants have attacked a Afghan army post in the western province of Farah, killing 18 soldiers, as violence continues to ravage the country.
A man crowned the winner of a NSW mullet competition has celebrated by drinking bourbon from his trophy.
Sydney lifeguards have closed La Perouse beaches after a swimmer survived an attack by a juvenile great white shark which likely measured up to 3.2 metres long.