THE field is being assembled for the Rochester Town Garage Sale, which is being held on the Saturday before the Melbourne Cup.. The event has gone from strength to strength in its six years of running and provides an opportunity for the whole
ROCHESTER Secondary College’s year seven netball team went all the way to Melbourne on Monday, September 11, for the School Sports Victoria state netball finals.. Rochester’s netball side made its way through to the state final having
AN ELMORE man caught drunk driving for the second time has had his licence cancelled for 12 months.. Michael Snow, 50, pleaded guilty in Echuca Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday to drunk driving in Rochester on June 30.. Police prosecutor Senior
THE RURAL Bank Bendigo Pioneers have started building for the 2018 season — and it’s looking to its coaching staff.. The club was in search of development and skill coaches for the under-18 boys, under-18 girls and under-16 boys teams
■10 years ago. Tuesday, September 18, 2007. A DECISION to use water from the Goldfields Superpipe to relieve water restrictions in some central Victorian towns has angered district farmers.. Coliban Water announced on Friday its urban customers in
OLSH Primary School in Elmore will be heaving with activity tomorrow night when its Chevie Centre is filled with art.. The community is invited to come along and see the works made by the kids from 5:30pm to 6:30pm, with a barbecue dinner provided
THE SEED Wellbeing program returned to Rochester Secondary College and was welcomed with open arms by students.. Year 8 boys and girls were given workshops aimed at fostering and enhancing positive self-esteem and building respectful relationships
Emerging female leaders who want to create impact, innovate and make a difference to rural and regional Australia are being encouraged to apply for the new-look AgriFutures Australia 2018 Rural Women’s Award.. Formerly the Rural Industries
Winter crop production in NSW is predicted to drop by almost 50 per cent after the state suffered through a dry winter and severe frosts, the Federal Government’s agriculture forecaster has warned.. But NSW is not the only affected area, with
Making large square bales of high quality hay will get much easier in 2018 with the introduction of the model L331 and L341 large square balers from John Deere.. Both models feature several customer-requested enhancements, including a new MegaWide
One hundred Poll Dorset flock rams will be sold at the Sammon Brothers 33rd annual sale on Friday at Shepparton Regional Saleyards.. The sale will see the use of Stockscan scanning, which assesses rams at eight to 12 months of age for live weight
A new DeLaval rotary milking system will by unveiled at the Elmore Field Days next month, with the Rotary E100 system the result of a multi-million dollar development program.. DeLaval Oceania sales director Justin Thompson said the project aimed to
Hay Caps is celebrating a birthday, with the business having manufactured the local invention on a southern Riverina family’s farm for a decade.. Invented back in 2006 by Tocumwal hay producers Phil and Lynda Snowden, the product has been
A range of customers in the Shepparton Irrigation Region (SIR) are set to benefit from a new Surface Drainage Program.. The SIR falls mostly within the Goulburn Broken catchment, and covers the Murray Valley, Shepparton, Central Goulburn and
Goulburn-Murray Water has announced a maximum annual allocation of 100 per cent for all Mid-Loddon Groundwater Management Area customers for the 2017-18 season.. The Mid-Loddon Groundwater Management Area extends from Moolort in the south to Calivil
The death of a chicken farm worker, killed by a forklift in the middle of the night, has led to a liquidated Victorian company being fined $1.13million for workplace breaches.. The contracting business, which formerly operated as CK Crouch Pty Ltd
NSW farmer Paul Cudden knew the first of Paxton Plow Co’s CB6 Cultibars was going to be right for him because it was effectively built to meet his requirements.. No-one else is building a machine to anything like its specifications, according
A spring field day will showcase the range of trials run by Riverine Plains and FAR Australia.. The field day will be held at the Riverine Research Centre in Forges Rd, Burramine on Thursday, September 28.. The RRC is a partnership between Riverine
Labor's Bill Shorten and Penny Wong are heading to South Korea and Japan for talks on the North Korea security crisis.
Parts of NSW have topped 40C as more than one in three NSW locations enjoyed its hottest September day on record.
Family and friends of breast cancer campaigner Connie Johnson have celebrated her life and energy in a moving service in Melbourne.
Thousands of Balinese villagers have fled their homes as Indonesia raises the alert for Mount Agung, an active volcano, to the highest level.
The Hume Highway east of Goulburn has reopened after NSW firefighters contained a grass fire that crossed the arterial between Sydney and Canberra.
Labor deputy leader Tanya Plibersek says the government must set a goal of getting 'inclusive prosperity' right, for the sake of working Australians.
Hundreds of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for Transport for London to reverse its decision to strip Uber's licence in the capital.
The Prime Minister has warned of growing regional uncertainty as the newest warship enters the Royal Australian Navy.
Three days after a major earthquake hit Mexico City, rescuers are winding down the search for survivors in collapsed buildings.
World leaders in the space sector are gathering in Adelaide amid calls for a national space agency to allow local players to go where they have not gone before.