THIS year marks 20 years since people began shaving their heads to raise money to beat cancer.. Join the World’s Greatest Shave and get sponsored to shave your hair and support the 35 Australians who will be told today they have a blood cancer
PAULA Glare will be walking through Heathcote on March 23 as she completes a 138km journey from Bendigo to Sunbury to raise money for Camp Quality.. In a previous article, it was stated that Paula would appreciate it if people could donate
HEATHCOTE Bowling Club’s division three side scored a huge 63-shot win over Serpentine on the weekend.. On Saturday, the team travels to Golden Square where the winner will go into the top four and play finals next week.. Division three
HEATHCOTE police may soon be wearing body cameras as part of their uniform.. The plan is for 11,000 Victorian officers to be wearing the cameras by 2020, with the first 200 cameras to be rolled out this year.. The cameras — which are already
A 66-RUN stand between Luke Bell and Brayden Klemke guided Heathcote to a nail-biting win in its clash with Colbinabbin on Saturday and helped lock their side in for finals action this season.. The pair came together at the Barrack Reserve crease
HEATHCOTE locals have been reminded of ladder safety with recent figures released by the Victorian Injury Surveillance unit showing 58 per cent of ‘do it yourself’ (DIY) injuries in the Greater Bendigo region over the past two years were
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
NSW Nationals MPs Michael McCormack and David Gillespie have confirmed they will contest the leadership after Barnaby Joyce officially resigns.
At least three guaranteed events will ensure Barnaby Joyce will stay in the news even after he quit as Nationals leader.
Southern Cross Austereo chief executive Grant Blackley says the company's struggling 2DayFM breakfast show has failed to deliver target revenue.
After an inquest and three trials Steve Fesus has been jailed for murdering his young wife Jodie at the NSW south coast home over 20 years ago.
The next coalition agreement between the Liberals and the Nationals must not be kept secret, Labor leader Bill Shorten says.
Responding to a class action, CBA denies breaching continuous disclosure obligations over alleged contravention of money-laundering and terrorism-funding laws.
The family of a man, who suffered 80 separate injuries in a murder sparked by a missing pair of sunglasses, have delivered victim impact statements in court.
Barnaby Joyce will step down as the Nationals leader and deputy prime minister, opening up a leadership challenge next week.
One tweet from US reality star Kyle Jenner was all it took for Snapchat to lose AUS$2.17 billion of its stock price.
A young Victorian driver has been jailed for at least 18 months after a ute crash at a party that killed a teenager.