Seymour. On Sunday, the Labour Day weekend, 14 of the Seymour men made up a large portion of the entries at the Lancefield 27 hole open and the high participation paid off. The 27 hole scratch winner for B grade was won by Mark Fountain with 124 and
Local government must improve how it handles sexual harassment allegations following complaints upheld against former Melbourne lord mayor Robert Doyle, Victoria’s peak body for local councils says.. A report led by Ian Freckelton QC for the
As a mother of two girls, my heart broke interviewing Deb Langshaw.. It was, and probably will be, the hardest interview I will ever have to do.. Deb is a broken woman. Her world has been shattered into a million pieces — the loss of her
Cyberbullying is a serious issue affecting children and adolescents from primary school through to university.. Last year, more than 3000 people aged between five and 25 contacted the national counselling service Kids Helpline and, in a chilling
The Seymour trainer, owner and jockey had a plan to win Sunday’s $20000 McDonald’s Euroa Cup over 1406m at Benalla.. They even told the stewards about it – and then hoped everything would go according to the script.. And they were
We have reached the end of summer, but the threat of fire is still very much a reality.. Victoria is becoming increasingly warmer and drier, with comparably lower rainfall and higher temperatures year-round.. This has led to longer and harsher fire
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
Authorities and volunteers have rescued five of the 150 short-finned pilot whales that became beached in Western Australia.
Tropical Cyclone Nora is predicted to intensify to a category 4 system as it moves towards land in Queensland's Gulf country.
It's undecided if a helicopter which crashed near Queensland's Whitsunday Islands will be raised from the water for investigation.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the presidents of China and the United States should negotiate a deal rather than start a trade war.
Australian steel exporters are waiting to find out whether the United States will restrict imports of steel and aluminium.
The man who killed three people and held hostages in a French supermarket was a petty criminal but showed no signs of being radicalised, a minister says.
US President Donald Trump has signed a $US1.3 trillion spending bill into law hours after threatening to veto it but says he will never sign another like it.
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.