10 YEARS AGO. April 15, 2008. The future of Rochester’s historic Random House is not expected to be known for another six to eight weeks.. The Victorian Civil Administrative Tribunal hearing to decide whether to approve a planning application
ROCHESTER hosted the first Mass Nutrition Cup on Sunday at the Rochester Recreation Reserve.. The tournament saw women’s football clubs who will compete in the MBCM Northern Country Women’s League take to the field in a one day round
BAMAWM Extension Fire Brigade needs your help.. They are inviting the community to a car boot sale and family fun day to help raise money to extend the fire station and buy a light tanker.. There will be something to keep the whole family
THE TIGERS are on the board in 2018.. Despite the miserable weather, Rochester was able to run out with a 57-point win over over Mooroopna in round two of Goulburn Valley League football on Saturday.. It was a staisfying result for Tigers coach
SPLASH ’N’ Learn to Swim has raised more than $2,700 for the Leukaemia Foundation.. The local swim school held an event recently to raise funds for the World’s Greatest Shave.. Owner Maree Macague and member Sam Lees shaved off
ANOTHER successful round of football and netball for Colbinabbin this week at Heathcote.. With wins across the board, bar one close one goal loss for the A reserve girls, the club has continued our 2018 HDFNL season campaign in great fashion.. Thank
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
Police in WA say the death of former Fremantle Dockers AFL player Shane Yarran, 28, is not being treated as suspicious.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says US President Donald Trump has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to the White House.
The NSW government has signed a new lease in Parramatta to house the state's Industrial Relations Commission, which is currently based in Sydney's CBD.
Controversial former deputy Auburn mayor Salim Mehajer has launched a Federal Court bid to overturn his bankruptcy, declaring "only God can bankrupt me".
Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has welcomed his son with his former media adviser Vikki Campion.
A NSW drug-affected driver has been jailed for causing the death of a man lying on the road in 2015.
Neighbours say people who were at the scene of a fatal shooting north of Brisbane fled in cars soon after a gunshot rang out.
The feared WA vice squad chief at the time of Shirley Finn's murder, who many witnesses at her inquest said they believed was involved in her killing, has died.
A Melbourne court has been told of a mother's heartbreak after her teenage son was fatally bashed in a CBD laneway.
A NSW coroner has found police had no choice but to gun down a drunken, mentally ill and knife-wielding postal worker as he came towards them.