THEY’RE not talking rubbish — locals are demanding a bin at the bus shelter in front of the Optometrist Heathcote.. The shelter has been covered with litter for a number of months and locals have raised the idea with council but are fed
DID you know that stock can poo five times more when they are standing in water than when they are standing on land?. Given the amount of time some stock stand in rivers and creeks over summer, that’s a lot, of poo.. Reducing the amount of poo
YOUNG people from the Mitchell Shire will have more opportunities to actively participate in and connect with their local community, thanks to almost $2 million in State Government funding.. Eighteen organisations in Northern Victoria will share in
MEMBER for Euroa and Deputy Leader of the Nationals Steph Ryan is encouraging athletes across the Euroa electorate to apply for a grant through the latest round of the Athlete Pathway Travel Grants Program.. Ms Ryan said the grants program helps
HEATHCOTE Football Club coach Luke Bell is confident his side is on the right track as the club aims to play finals for the first time since 2013.. “The feeling around the club has been really good, some really good numbers at training
THIS Friday is your chance as a Heathcote local to have a say on the development of the Heathcote Township Plan and learn about other Council projects at the Summer Family Fun Day.. The Fun Day will be held at Barrack Reserve from 3.30pm to 7pm and
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
Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake
The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital
Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode
Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn
Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more
Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they
The central bank is still worried about weak spending and low inflation, the minutes of its latest monetary policy meeting show.
The Australian Conservatives party has announced a candidate for the federal Batman by-election in Melbourne.
Accused Bourke Street rampage driver Dimitrious Gargasoulas has pleaded not guilty to a raft of unrelated charges in Melbourne.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has labelled "a joke" reports linking one of his Labor MPs to a group allegedly involved with the Chinese Communist Party.
A re-elected Labor Government would make Adelaide the home of Australia's fastest internet, Premier Jay Weatherill says.
Police believe the body of Raphael Joseph, who had faced charges over a gangland killing, could be buried at a property in Sydney's northwest.
Vacuum retailer Godfreys CEO Jason Gowie has pledged to turn around the business' ailing fortunes, as the company posted a $59 million half-year loss.
The Sydney wife of an Islamic State extremist accused of refusing to stand for a judge on religious grounds has failed in a bid to have her charges quashed.
Super Retail Group's shares have plunged after it unveiled a three per cent fall in first-half profit and its planned acquisition of Macpac for $A135 million.
Seven West Media's first-half profit has risen to $100.7 million from $12.4 million a year ago, but the company has put its dividend on hold.