Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Romsey girl Jodie Binks-Brown.. It is believed she may be travelling to the Seymour area, after social media messages to estranged relatives were found. . The 13-year-old was last
Keen young netballers from across the region descended in Seymour Wednesday for a netball clinic led by some of the state’s best players.. The best and brightest netball stars were at Seymour Sports and Aquatic Centre to coach the school
Rebecca Board runs a successful cleaning business.. She even has a number of employees that work with her.. Success by definition shouldn’t come overnight but more often than not people face additional barriers when living in regional areas
Victoria Police is urging people to help in its mission to rid the community of illegal firearms and dangerous weapons by supporting their amnesty.. Victorians have three months to surrender unregistered and unwanted firearms, ammunition and weapons
A sweet seven-goal turnaround helped seal a remarkable come-from-behind victory for Seymour on Saturday.. The Lions managed to bounce back after a demoralising first quarter against Mansfield.. The home side booted nine goals in the opening term
A night of live music and casino-style entertainment will provide something for everyone during the Great Gatsby Gala on July 29. . The event is the first major fundriaser for the Seymour Central night branch of the Country Women's Association
The re-established and revitalised Victorian Rural Womens Network is here.. Thanks to the network, which was launched on July 1, thousands of rural and regional women in towns, farms and boardrooms across Victoria now have a new place to connect
Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford was in Tel Aviv, Israel last week to assess what lessons Victoria can learn from the country’s agricultural innovators.. The trip provided an opportunity to meet with Israel’s top agritech companies, learn from
Victorian farm chemical users are set to benefit from reduced government red tape regarding requirements for agricultural and veterinary chemical use.. The Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Control of Use) Regulations 2017 came into effect on
Applications are now open for the 2017 Dairy Youth Travel Scholarship with up to $10000 on offer for those in the dairy industry looking to travel abroad.. Offered as part of this year’s Royal Melbourne Show Dairy Competition, the scholarship is
The famed house from iconic Australia movie 'The Castle' has gone up on Airbnb for rent. Accommodating eight people, with two bathrooms and three bedrooms, if you're looking for a weekend escape this may be the place for you! Across from Lake Eildon
A plethora of applications for solar farms designed to generate renewable energy are arriving on the doorsteps of northern Victorian and Riverina councils.. While the projects are touted as creating jobs and investment with clean energy, the
The Victorian Government has supported calls for an independent investigation into allegations aired on ABC's Four Corners last night that water from the Murray Darling Basin has been misappropriated.. The calls have come after NSW DPI deputy
When 20-year-old Glenda Stanyer (nee Peel) arrived at the Royal Melbourne Show in 1981, she was full of excitement for the statewide Miss Show Girl competition.. It was a long road for the young woman. Having taken out the 1980 Miss Show Girl
My mother, Irene Myrtle Lowe, always proudly told us that she had been the first woman in the Southern Hemisphere to complete a degree in agricultural science.. Born in 1895, the eldest of five, Irene grew up in the gold-mining town of Cassilis
The dairy industry is heading in the right direction despite weather forecast models suggesting drier than normal conditions throughout spring and summer.. That was the verdict from guest speakers at the Murray Dairy Setting Up Your Seasons workshop
A key cross-bench senator wants an urgent inquiry after the top water bureaucrat in NSW was recorded revealing plans to abandon the Murray Darling Basin Plan. The recording, which aired on the ABC's Four Corners' program, shows NSW DPI deputy
Crowds of locals flocked to Bill and Val Barlow’s Rushworth farm on Friday to support a charity shearing day raising funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital.. Now in its third year, the day has seen more than $16000 raised in support of the
US President Donald Trump has been highly critical of Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a series of tweets and public comments.
President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, must appear at a US Senate panel hearing into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
The political career of Matt Canavan, seen by some as a rising star, is in doubt after revelations he was inadvertently made an Italian citizen a decade ago.
A new survey has found 76 per cent of small and medium enterprises have invested in technology in the past 12 months to innovate their business.
Perth man Shawn Adam Newton is due to appear in court charged with murdering a woman found inside a car on a freeway earlier this month.
Australia's most senior Catholic Cardinal George Pell will make his first court appearance as he fights historical sexual offence charges.
The parents of terminally ill infant Charlie Gard are back in court as they attempt to take their son home to die.
Donald Trump has again turned his Twitter rage on Attorney-General Jeff Sessions and officials say the US president has discussed sacking him.
Israel has removed metal detectors at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque but Palestinians are adamant all new security measures at the site must go.
The Queensland opposition says the government is running a "protection racket" after the state archivist was blocked from appearing at estimates hearings.