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Tarramia attracts more than $10m

The McPherson family’s renowned Tarramia Estate, boasting 4km of Lake Mulwala frontage, has sold for more than $10 million.. The 1994-hectare grazing and cropping property with its 150-year-old homestead and rich history was the final disposal

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Jared Loughnan
Apr 25 2018
News

Bears go down to Lions in local derby

A big crowd turned out to see Tungamah and Mulwala resume their local rivalry after a thirty-two-year hiatus.. Fittingly before the game the “Rod Stacey Stand” was officially opened and appreciated by all. The Bears had come to play and

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Contributor
Apr 25 2018
Sport

Lions win renewed rivalry

Mulwala’s 30-year-old rivalry with Tungamah was reborn on Saturday, with Mulwala coming out on top to the tune of 42 points.. In front of a massive crowd, Mulwala were pushed the whole way by a determined Tungamah but were ultimately too fit

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Contributor
Apr 25 2018
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Water

Report calls for reform to G-MW

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

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Geoff Adams
Feb 21 2018
News

Solar company seeking site at Numurkah

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
News

Finley solar farm gets go-ahead

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Changes promised for G-MW

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Murray Darling basin plan threatened

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Water charge review promised by Nationals

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Cropping

Victorian Government to decide on Shepp solar

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
News

More bank competition urged

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
News

New plan for land sales

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
News

Eating raw chicken...

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
Livestock

RamSelect offers...

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
Water

Have say on flood...

Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Cosby guilty of drugging, molesting woman

Bill Cosby's lawyer has indicated he will appeal after a jury found the comedian guilty of aggravated indecent assault against former friend Andrea Constand.

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AAP News
Apr 27 2018
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Banks hearing wraps up after dramatic day

The financial services royal commission will wrap up its two-week public hearing into the financial advice industry, one day after an adviser collapsed.

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AAP News
Apr 27 2018
News

Marshall to speak at SA Press Club

Premier Steven Marshall is set to deliver his first major set-piece speech at the South Australian Press Club after the party's March election win.

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AAP News
Apr 27 2018
News

Mirabella says paper cost her cabinet spot

Former Liberal MP Sophie Mirabella claims she would have been set for a cabinet position before she lost her seat after a newspaper allegedly defamed her.

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AAP News
Apr 27 2018
News

Cohen case nothing to do with me: Trump

US President Donald Trump has distanced himself from the legal troubles of his longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Women's business summit says quotas key

The Global Summit of Women being held for the first time in Australia has found that quotas are key to moving more women into corporate leadership roles.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Muslim nations unite against US: Iran

Iran's supreme leader has called on Muslim nations to unite against the United States

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Tas police tackle interstate bikie scourge

Tasmania Police has revealed proposed anti-bikie laws include a crackdown on wearing outlawed club colours in public.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

AGL commits to new power plant in NSW

AGL Energy plans to spend up to $400 million on a gas-fired power plant near Newcastle that could be completed before the closure of its Liddell power plant.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Citizenship wait times rapidly worsen

Aspiring Australian citizens are facing increasing wait times for decisions on their applications, with concerns that people's lives are being put on hold.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Telstra fined $10m for bad billing blunder

A Federal Court judge has ordered Telstra to pay $10 million in fines over a billing service that charged customers for services they didn't want.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
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