The Goulburn Broken Regional Floodplain Management Strategy is now out for public comment.. The development of the draft strategy was co-ordinated by Goulburn Broken CMA in partnership with the eight local councils in the catchment, traditional
With summer just around the corner the McGrath Foundation is calling on Victorian residents to step up to the crease by registering to host a Pink Stumps Day cricket match.. Pink Stumps Day, endorsed by Cricket Australia, lets cricket clubs
It’s official — Seymour’s new website is now live.. After nine months of planning, www. seymourvictoria. com. au was launched at the Royal Hotel last Friday night.. Spearheaded by Bruce Johnstone, a fourth-year environmental science
AVENEL. What a difference a week makes — at least where the weather is concerned.. Last Tuesday there was no pennant, as it was the Melbourne Cup Day.. On Saturday both sides played at home in sunny conditions, a stark contrast to the week
Kicking off Justin’s Day this weekend, a family-friendly motorbike club will ride from the Royal Hotel in Seymour to raise money for melanoma cancer research and to support local families under palliative care.. The ride, led by social group
A new Transport Accident Commission campaign is calling on drivers to ensure the safety of cyclists on the road by slowing down and allowing enough space when passing.. The campaign urges drivers to ‘‘give the space to ride
Victorian and NSW riverine landholders and farmers recently found themselves yet again dragged through the mud — this time in the broadsheet pages of The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald — by the Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists
Young horticulturists from northern Victoria wanting to expand their horizons have an opportunity for overseas travel in a Rotary Club program.. Successful applicants will be able to participate in an expenses-paid trip to Canada to study
A modified flow pattern will be used in the lower Darling River, with Murray-Darling Basin Authority operation water releases to be reduced to 700Ml/day to provide a more favourable flow rate for Murray cod.. In 2016-17 more than 100Gl was delivered
The decision by the remaining Murray Irrigation Limited directors to resign will clear the decks for a new governing body for the Riverina water company, but new nominees will be subject to scrutiny by outside consultants.. ‘‘Candidates
A new software application, which is being offered free to producers of cattle, sheep and goats, will provide a one-stop shop for managing livestock accreditations and collecting on-farm data, thereby enhancing management efficiencies and food
Agents are forecasting a strong result at Friday’s Benalla Special Sheep Sale as 12500 ewes, lambs and rams are readied to go under the hammer.. The joint Rodwells and Landmark sale has attracted 51 vendors for the 12.30pm sale at Benall
South Australia’s Water Minister has been prevented from giving evidence at a Senate inquiry into the Murray-Darling Basin.. Ian Hunter made an unscheduled appearance at the hearing in Adelaide on Thursday, November 2 but was refused
With more than 2.7million cattle being graded through the Meat Standards Australia program in 2016-17, an estimated $130million was delivered back to beef producers through additional farm gate returns.. According to new 2016-17 data released in the
When Picola textile artist Linden Lancaster first purchased a sewing machine it was for one simple reason — to repair her husband’s clothes.. Now, more than 20 years later, the former music teacher has found a different use for her
Up to 37Gl will be delivered along the lower Goulburn River this month in an environmental flow designed to benefit golden and silver perch populations.. The flow will see Goulburn-Murray Water release about 5Gl to meet minimum river operation
Murray Goulburn says its Kiewa factory will be saved until at least the likely takeover of the company by Saputo.. In May the Kiewa factory, along with sites in Rochester and Edith Creek in Tasmania, were announced as casualties in Murray
The prime minister has delivered a rousing speech at the LNP campaign launch, his first appearance in Queensland since the state election was called.
Tim Nicholls has promised the Liberal National Party would not repeat past mistakes if Queenslanders elected him office on Saturday.
One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has taken leave from the Queensland election trail so she can be present for the birth of her fifth grandchild.
Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon's prime minister, will return to Beirut by Wednesday when Lebanon celebrates its independence day.
World champion Queensland boxer Jeff Horn has added star power to Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk's state election campaign launch on the Gold Coast on Sunday.
The dramatic search for a missing Argentinian navy submarine with 44 sailors on board has captivated the nation of 44 million people.
Legendary AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has died, leaving a legacy that includes one of Australia's greatest ever music exports.
Campbell Newman has delivered campaign advice to opposition leader Tim Nichols, urging him to distinguish himself from Queensland's previous LNP government.
The top US nuclear commander says he would not comply if ordered by President Donald Trump to implement an "illegal" launch of nuclear weapons.
Federal minister Matt Canavan says backbenchers have every right to bring forward issues like a royal commission into the banks.