A historic, refurbished wool table has been donated to the Deniliquin and District Historical Society Museum.. Owned by the Hetherington family since before 1900, the table was resurrected from the tip on the family farm, ‘Mokanger’.. ‘‘We
Bush walkers in the Millewa Forest discovered the brutal murder of Barbara Anne Brooks (new Willoughby) on March 17, 2000.. The 34 year-old mother of three was found in the front seat of a yellow Ford sedan parked alongside Plantation Rd, 1.2 km
Ticket sales are ramping up for Deni’s newest Easter event — the Rhythm, Blues and Jazz Festival.. The family friendly festival is being held at the Edward River Oval, adjacent the Edward River, and will feature leading Australian jazz musician
Diversity and deliciousness is promised at Deniliquin’s second multinational food fest, on Saturday, April 1.. Deniliquin Rotary and Intereach’s multicultural group have organised another food and culture festival, and this year’s event will
A diseased Moreton Bay fig tree is to be removed from the Waring Gardens over coming days.. Located in the middle of the park behind the Harrison St toilets, Edward River Council has confirmed it will be replaced with a healthier tree.. The tree
Karla Brooks was just six years old when her parents and older brother were shot dead in the Millewa State Forest near Deniliquin in March 2000.. She spoke exclusively to the Pastoral Times this week — the first time she’s spoken publicly on the
Game Management Authority chair Brian Hine has welcomed the decision to extend his appointment just four months into the job, as he now turns his focus to the the possibility of leading the authority with an entirely new board.. Mr Hine will lead
Grain growers and agronomists in southern NSW are being invited to a series of regional meetings run by the Grains Research and Development Corporation.. The meetings — including those in Finley, Mulwala and Temora — have been initiated by the
Victorian farmers have started 2017 on a positive note, with four out of five expecting this year to be similar to, or even better than, the last.. But low wheat prices have put a dent in grain grower confidence, although buffered by the bumper
New research released to coincide with the International Day of Happiness (March 20) reveals that when we feel good about ourselves physically, it can lead to us taking greater care of other areas in our life, shifting momentum to a happier you
The VFF has called on the Victorian Government to prevent animal activist groups from gaining the power to police farm practices in a submission to a parliamentary inquiry into the Victorian branch of the RSPCA.. The organisation urged the
A sixth-generation Pine Lodge farmer is concerned his property is the preferred site for the potential relocation of the Shepparton Aerodrome.. Pork producer John Laws says the future of his farm might be ‘‘up in the air’’ after he was last
A leading river systems expert says unregulated flooding and increased environmental flows will also increase the numbers of invasive fish species such as carp.. Dr John Conallin said the current Murray-Darling Basin Plan approach of inundating
The country’s future agricultural innovators are among those who heard from one of the world’s best soil farmers recently.. Rick Bieber from South Dakota in the United States visited the Pine Lodge farm of David Cook as part of his Australian
Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) is warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in various locations within the Central Goulburn and Loddon Valley Irrigation Areas after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.. The following
The recent Australian Grains Industry Conference event in Shanghai, China was sold out, which demonstrates strong interest in China for Australian grains, according to Grain Trade Australia.. AGIC Asia returned to China after two successful AGIC
Murray Goulburn Co-operative has announced the appointment of John Spark as chairman with effect from April 1 and the retirement of Philip Tracy from the chairmanship and board on March 31.. Mr Spark will join the boards of Murray Goulburn and
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Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says Australia is working with neighbouring countries to combat the threat of ISIS setting up in the region.
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is determined to staying the course with his controversial war on drugs.
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A person is dead after a man opened fire on a Las Vegas bus and barricaded himself inside, before surrendering to police.
At least 16 people have been killed in airstrikes on rebel-held areas of Syria, according to the Observatory for Human Rights.
Several areas of the Whitsunday Region in Queensland will be evacuated as cyclone Debbie closes in.
WA Labor is one seat shy of a working majority in the upper house while One Nation has met expectations, winning three Legislative Council seats.