Residents will be relieved that a roundabout on the dangerous Murray Valley Highway and Woods Road intersection has finally reached planning stages but disappointingly will not be finished until late 2019.. The roundabout is one of the key projects
Yarrawonga took out the Goulburn Murray 3 division premiership on Saturday and did so without losing a match all season.. In a strange twist to the Grand Final, Yarrawonga took on the side from Cobram that they did not play at all during the regular
Difference causes bullying. My wife used to have a pet magpie. It loved all of us, was easy to feed and friendly. We gave it complete freedom so it was never engaged. The magpie was different from others because it was born with some grey colouring
Savernake and Rennie areas have complete mobile phone coverage, following the switching on of a new Vodafone mobile tower last Friday, March 16.. It follows a concerted local effort over the last six years for the tower led by Savernake resident Ann
Yarrawonga-Mulwala RSL President from 1960 to 1992, the late Horrie Prescott MBE would have been impressed with, and proud of, the sub-branch achieving its huge, 100 year anniversary according to his widow, Olive.. “He’d be a big part of
Vodafone also presented a $5,000 donation to the Rural Fire Service to support the ongoing efforts and vital assistance provided by local emergency services.. “Connectivity is indispensable in ensuring any community can continue to
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
The man who had taken people hostage in a French supermarket and killed three has been shot dead by police.
US President Donald Trump has threatened to veto the spending bill, risking a shutdown, because it doesn't fully fund a border wall or mention the Dreamers.
A hostage-taker in a French supermarket has asked for the release of Paris terror mastermind Salah Abdeslam, while police say two people are dead, media report.
Cyclone Nora is rapidly gaining strength and is set to develop into a category four storm as it moves through Queensland's Gulf country.
Canberra photographer Lee Grant has been awarded the National Photographic Portrait Prize for her portrait of Charlie, a young man in a social housing complex.
Essential Energy could face a class-action lawsuit if substandard maintenance or inspections are linked to the fire that ravaged Tathra on NSW's south coast.
The first officer to intercept a knife-wielding woman shot dead near a Sydney fast-food restaurant thought her life was in danger when she ran at her.
The sister of a stabbed woman has told a Sydney judge their brother had to visit her grave on his wedding day so she could be part of the celebration.
A woman accused of punching a Brisbane bus driver in the face has apologised after she was released on bail.
Tighter underwriting standards by Australian banks could dramatically reduce the availability of mortgages - especially for lower income households.