Organisers of Sunday’s Rutherglen Agricultural Show say there is truly something to keep people of all ages entertained.. There will be sideshows, ferret races, trailer backing, dog jumps, tug of war, trade displays, food and market stalls
The Corowa Tree of Life Community Garden has reaped the rewards of five years of hard, persistent, energetic work to walk away with up to ten awards including “The Most Successful Exhibitor” at this year’s Corowa Show.. Judy
Federation Council has launched its new and improved grant programs, designed to empower groups to develop ideas, projects and events that contribute to the vibrancy and well-being of the community.. The Community Grants Program will support
Corowa Golf. A shorter report this week with the ‘Riverbelt’ played at Corowa on two days (and usually reported separately).. Apparently also no lady niners or golden oldies, so we had better get on with what we could find.. Wednesday
Federation Councillors have unanimously voted themselves the top payment allowable within the range determined by the Local Government Remuneration Tribunal.. For rural councils, the remuneration tribunal determined the fees be a minimum of $8,750
Volunteer extraordinaire for Rutherglen and district, Greg Lumby of Brimmin, will be running with the Queen’s baton in Yarrawonga next February, in the lead-up to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.. “It’s very exciting, a real
Undera’s Jasmine Cordy is the proud owner of the Interbreed Champion Senior Cow at this year’s Shepparton Agricultural Show.. Ms Cordy’s red and white Holstein, Lindon Artie Fire Kite, took out the major prize as well as the
Meticulous vote counting will continue after the weekend’s by-elections in three NSW electorates — but the victorious Nationals are now facing a less certain future.. The Nationals watched on nervously as the Shooters, Fishers and
Modest improvement in dairy prices is on the way, but many northern Victorian farmers are facing low cash flow, Dairy Australia CEO, Ian Halliday said this week.. "Cash flow is still very tight and for most farmers I think it will take 12 to 18
Southern NSW grain growers have explained to the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Northern Regional Panel how issues such as a dry season, frosts, mice and irrigation water costs are reducing farm profitability.. Listening to
Goulburn Valley Water will represent Victoria at the third Ixom Best Tap Water in Australia competition on Wednesday, October 18.. Hosted by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia, the awards will be held in Launceston in Tasmani
More than 100 riders descended on Tatura at the weekend, as part of the Shepparton Agricultural Show’s horse show.. The Hunter Rural Shepparton Agricultural Horse Show, held at Tatura Park, is the only local show of its kind where riders can
Open Gardens Victoria is holding an open day for two gardens near Yea next month.. On Saturday and Sunday, November 4 and 5, Mareeba at Murrindindi and Candlebark at Limestone will be available for inspection.. Mareeba is a garden of exotic and
Oktoberfest will be back in Tooborac once more, with the Tooborac Hotel and Brewery hosting its sixth annual OkTOOBerfest Beer Festival next week.. Families, groups and friends are invited to enjoy the German tradition, with the hotel set to host
Jalapeno, Lime, Honey and Coriander Lamb Shoulder. Serves six.. Ingredients:. 1.4kg lamb shoulder, bone in. 1 tbsp olive oil. 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped. 1 jalapeno, seeded, finely chopped. zest and juice of 2 limes. 2 tbsp honey. bunch
The 127th Annual Euroa Show will be held later this month.. The show will have a ‘Food Comes From Farms’ theme and will feature new initiatives including the Young Farmers’ Challenge, the Wild Action Show, a hay bale maze and
Tongala abattoir operator HW Greenham & Sons has announced its acquisition of the currently closed Moe meatworks, with production to start again in mid-November.. Currently operating abattoirs in Tongala and Smithton (Tasmania), Greenham has
The son of a north Queensland MP has been charged with child exploitation and grooming offences.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel believes Brexit negotiations are moving forward, in a positive assessment likely to buoy embattled British PM Theresa May.
MasterChef judge George Calombaris has been fined $1000 following an assault at the A-League grand final between Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory.
NAB CEO Andrew Thorburn says the bank lifted interest-only mortgage rates primarily to meet regulatory requirements, not to make more money.
LA police have interviewed a possible sexual assault victim who reported an incident involving Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein that happened in 2013.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says most of the workers at Holden have either transitioned into new jobs, gone into study or retired as it closes its doors.
George W Bush didn't name Donald Trump in a speech in New York, but he's attacked some of the principles that define the 45th president's political brand.
Former New Zealand Labour prime minister Helen Clark says she is excited by Jacinda's Ardern's leadership, empathy and willingness to work hard.
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill insists his state won't be signing up to the federal government's national energy guarantee.
Victoria's controversial bill allowing voluntary assisted dying has passed the lower house with a 47-37 vote, after a marathon debate.