Volunteers are worth $290 billion every year
DID you know that Heathcote has between 60 and 70 community groups, associations and clubs?
MEMBER for Euroa and Deputy Nationals leader Steph Ryan published on Tuesday ‘Euroa Matters’, detailing the electorate’s priorities ahead of the state budget next week, with new trains, drought support and funding for roads and mental health...
ON AVERAGE, 705 people are diagnosed with cancer in the City of Greater Bendigo each year.
WHAT can a small rural school do to help save the environment?
THE state government has called a summit bringing together road safety leaders, experts and advocates to better understand the sharp increase in the number of road deaths this year.
MEMBER for Euroa Steph Ryan says that Labor MP Lisa Neville has turned a blind eye to the water crisis for the past three years.
AS LAMBING season gets underway in Victoria, producers are reminded of National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) sheep and goat requirements that came into effect on January 1, 2017 and encouraged to order their electronic NLIS tags ahead of marking.
THE City of Greater Bendigo is looking for people from different cultural backgrounds to become intercultural ambassadors to help build relationships and connections between all members of the community.
FROM drought support to grants for craft food and drink producers, the state government says it is supporting farmers right across Victoria.
ON SATURDAY, May 11, 89 men and 17 ladies played a stableford event at the Axedale Golf Club which was sponsored by Bendigo Brake and Front End.
AFTER 1400 kilometres, nine days and 16,238 metres of hills, the 2019 Signature Tour de Cure team have finally reached their destination.
“SOMETIMES the best jokes are the ones you crack at your own expense – or let someone crack for you. The Wine Bluffs holds a mirror up to the hobby of high-end wine appreciation, so its practitioners can appreciate just how ridiculous it is,” wrote Liam Mannix in The Age, with reference to his four-star review of the comedy performance, Wine Bluffs.
HEATHCOTE police have impounded a Ford ute after it was detected speeding along the McIvor Highway in Derrinal on Friday night.
A CANDIDATE for Bendigo, Sharon decided to stand as a candidate for the Rise Up Australia Party because she agrees, ‘the price of liberty is eternal vigilance’. She says: “If we do not stand up for the liberties that made Australia great they will continue to erode. The flame of liberty grows dim when truth is silenced in the market place. Judeo Christian values have been the cornerstone and foundation of our freedoms and democratic way of life.’’ Sharon is passionate about protecting our unique Australian values; our freedom of speech and of association, thought and conscience. She will fight to preserve our right to express and practice them without fear or persecution. To keep this nation free for our children and future generations, Vote 1 Sharon Budde, Bendigo.
An Undera footballer is fighting for his life after an incident during a Kyabram District League reserves game against Violet Town last Saturday.
THE Echuca mother charged over her daughter’s death in 2008 has walked free from court. Tania Walker, 35, charged with child homicide of 23-month-old Angela Bannister, appeared in Bendigo Magistrates Court on Tuesday for a bail application which...
A car has hit a house on the corner of Archer St and Stanley St at about 3.15 this afternoon. The vehicle left the road and travelled through a fence before coming to a hault. Police and CFA are on scene. The Archer St entrance to Stanley St is...
An electric line-up has been announced for the 2019 Land Of Plenty music festival to be held in Shepparton later this year. Following through on last month’s promise to bring some of Australia’s hottest bands to the Goulburn Valley, the Greater...