Under 12. THE Rochester under 12s battled with Tongala under lights in Tongala on Friday night.. It was definitely the most physical and hard encounter that the team had dealt with during the year and the boys had to earn every kick.. Noah Sullivan
THE Rochester and Elmore Local Drug Action Team (RELDAT) are seeking expressions of interest for workshop facilitators.. The group will hold four workshops, in Rochester, Elmore, Lockington and Nanneella, and are looking for a qualified individual
PEPPY Percy, this week’s feature dog, is a sparky stray looking for his forever family.. He is a six-month-old Bull Arab mixed breed and has only been up for adoption since last Wednesday.. Percy will be in need of some obedience training to
ROCHESTER Fire Brigade celebrated their best and brightest last month at their presentation dinner.. Every two years the brigade gathers to usher in the new officers and brigade management team and to present service awards to members and reflect on
POLICE are appealing for information into attempted break-ins at businesses in Rochester and Elmore early today.. Two offenders are believed to have smashed the glass front door of a sports store in Gillies St, Rochester, about 4.30am.. However
KYABRAM’S reign of terror atop of the Goulburn Valley League continued on Saturday night with a 116-point decimation of Rochester.. Just 14 games on from a tense grand final in which the Bombers beat the Tigers by 13 points, the reigning
A PIECE of Rochester history could be yours with the old Commercial Banking Company building up for sale.. More recently, the building was the National Australia Bank, but FP Nevins & Co Real Estate agent Nikki Henderson said ideally it would
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
One of the region’s well known and highly regarded wineries could soon have a new owner.. Monichino Wines at Katunga has been listed for sale recently, with the entire business, including a popular cellar door, branding and vineyard, up for
A man has been fined and placed on a good behaviour bond for urinating on a woman at a Spiderbait concert in Melbourne.
Australian prison escapee Shaun Davidson is suspected of still being in Indonesia, as authorities face a ribbing on social media for failing to capture him.
A Sydney university student who was allegedly raped by the younger brother of NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has given evidence in the NSW District Court.
Cyber warfare was one of the key components added to this year's joint training operation between US and Australian forces, which have now come to an end.
The NSW government is copping it from all sides over the management of the Murray Darling water system and could face a number of reviews over the issue.
An open class action has been filed over the Takata airbag scandal, with three major car manufacturers targeted.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says the presence of a Chinese spy ship had no impact on a joint Australia-US naval exercise.
The federal government is facing claims it breached the trust of the UN over the US refugee deal, but Julie Bishop insists Australia has been consistent.
Musical comedy The Book of Mormon has won two top gongs at the 17th annual Helpmann Awards.
Queensland government minister Bill Byrne has been counselled by the premier over a foul-mouthed rant directed toward her staff.