The Yarrawonga/Border Branch of Country Women’s Association of Vic Inc. (CWA) held its Annual General Meeting recently and elected new office bearers for 2017/2018.. Moira Group CWA, President Gwen Younger conducted the elections; President
Former Federation Council Director Infrastructure and Environment Adrian Butler, who quit Federation Council in May this year, will be the council’s Interim General Manager from December 1.. Mr Butler’s temporary appointment was decided
Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort continues to support Helping Hands, Yarrawonga Health’s fundraising arm. . Helping Hands was launched to assist Yarrawonga Health in engaging with the local community to encourage community support for
Week 2 finals results; Sparks 3/10/222 defeated Stretches 2/8/204. This match was to determine who played the Kittens in the Grand Final. Andrew and Mitch had a great game, this one going all the way to a 5 setter. The chips fell the way of Andrew
To commemorate the centenary of many World War One events, the Pioneer Museum opened a short-term display in 2014.. Historical Society publicity officer Alexander Sloane contributed items from his family archives and while delving into old boxes of
ClubMulwala Indoor Bowls On Monday, November 13 there were 2x2 game winners with a score of 32 points. The outright winners with +14 were Reg Bryce (s), Pat Crothers, Sue Stillard and Joan Wilson. With +10 Tricia Murphy (s), Gwen Owen, Betty Blick
During last Thursday and Friday, 16th-17th November, heavy exceptional rains for this month were recorded in the Mallee and also at isolated places in the West Central Victoria and at places in the SW part of NSW. Mildura recorded 54.2 mms to
The Resource Manager for Northern Victoria recently updated the 2017/18 seasonal determinations.. The Goulburn system and the Loddon system both increased from 93 per cent to 94 per cent high-reliability water shares (HRWS).. A seasonal
Australia’s agricultural sector will receive a boost following the signing of a free-trade agreement with Peru, with 99 per cent of tariffs to be abolished.. The deal signals big wins for a number of sectors including the dairy, grains and red
The Connection project’s $100million in winter works have been completed, with the works expected to deliver 429Gl in water savings each year.. The works, which began in June, included the upgrading of more than 33km of irrigation channel to
Last year the Palmer family, who lives on a Cohuna dairy farm, barely made it to the Melbourne Cup carnival’s Emirates Stakes Day at Flemington courtesy of a car breaking down.. It would prove worth the panic when Cecelia Palmer and her four
A new era of regional prosperity lies ahead as young farmers embrace new chemical-free production techniques, according to one of the world’s leaders in organic farming research.. After proving the value of organic production and nutrition of
A new era of leadership in advocacy and governance has started, with Sheep Producers Australia officially becoming the peak industry body for the nation’s sheep and lamb industry last week.. The new body replaced the former Sheepmeat Council
The most advanced grain harvesting technology from front to back is featured in the combines and headers John Deere is introducing for 2018.. This includes four new S700 combine models (S760, S770, S780 and S790) that offer producers significant
The cause of hay fires this season will depend on the region, according to two CFA representatives.. Cosgrove and Pine Lodge CFA captain Ross Harmer said this season was no different to any other, with weather conditions not playing much of a part
High demand for the free Urban Fruit Tree Removal Program has led to a further extension of its closing date.. More than 600 applications have been received to have unwanted fruit trees removed from residential yards across the Goulburn and Murray
Dairy processor Murray Goulburn has agreed to a settlement with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission over ASIC’s investigation into the co-operative’s involvement in the milk price crisis.. The settlement is subject to
A convicted fake war veteran has been warned to drop an appeal against his prison sentence or risk receiving a longer term.
Department of Employment figures show job ads on the internet have grown for 12 consecutive months for the first time since March 2011.
A fake security guard spotted at a Bourke Street memorial carrying a gun, has been released on bail after spending a short stint in custody.
Nick Xenophon says voters won't stray from his state party despite his group's problems at a federal level.
Leigh Beswick, the former driver of murdered Perth brothel madam Shirley Finn, has told her inquest former chief detective Don Hancock was the killer.
Treasurer Scott Morrison says the government has been working through the detail of delivering tax cuts for some time.
The value of construction work done jumped 15.7 per cent in the September quarter, far ahead of market expectations.
Ten boss Paul Anderson says the company's ambition is to increase its market share by investing further in content to improve ratings and audience numbers.
One Nation says it will get rid of a 'nanny state' Labor law banning the sale of pre-mixed drinks at Queensland pubs and clubs after midnight.
1970s pop culture idol David Cassidy has died as a result of complications from dementia. The musician and actor was 67.