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Yaapeet Primary School was overflowing as past and present students along with former and current teachers flocked to the school on Saturday for the Centenary celebrations. The official proceedings started with the current students leading the singing of the national...
TREATED drinking water is expected to be available to residents and businesses in Brim, Beulah, Woomelang and Sea Lake in early 2019 as the Mallee Towns Drinking Water Supply Project steadily advances across the Southern Mallee countryside. GWMWater’s Managing Director Mark...
STUDENTS in Warracknabeal can look forward to a brighter future, with an elected Liberal Nationals Government to get the Warracknabeal Education Precinct project back on track. Member for Lowan Emma Kealy MP was at Warracknabeal Primary School to announce $6.6 million...
Robyn Fraser in her garden where the kangaroo was killed.

Dog attack kills wildlife

A highly distressed Dimboola district resident, Robyn Fraser was alerted on Sunday evening, when she heard what she thought was a child screaming in her garden. Then she heard a dog bark, but what she actually heard was was...
Keep Victoria Beautiful CEO Sabrina Wills presents Danni Haebich with the KVB Youth Leadership award.

Danni leads Victoria

Dimboola girl Danni Haebich took out the prestigious Keep Victoria Beautiful Youth Leadership Award on Saturday night. The Dimboola Town Committee had entered Miss Haebich after learning about the wonderful work she does in the community, when the Hindmarsh Shire...
Dimboola has finally become the tidiest town in Victoria after 19 years of hard work and involvement in Keep Victoria Beautiful Tidy Towns Award. Last Saturday night a group of nine enthusiastic residents from Dimboola attended the presentations dinner at...
It’s time to fit yourself into a flannelette shirt and throw your support behind our drought-stricken Australian farmers. Rural Northwest Health campuses at Hopetoun and Warracknabeal will raise money during Flanny for a Farmer Friday on October 19. RNH nurses...
Philip Horbury, Daryl Williamson, Rodney Mackenzie (obscured), Greg MacKenzie (obscured), Peter Hughes, Alex Jorgensen, Brett Killen, Wolf Kimmel, Cr Debra Nelson, Wayne Elliot, Amanda Ingeme, Max Strauss and Danny Greig.

Upgrade to Mens Shed

Members and guests of the Dimboola Outdoor Mens Shed celebrated the opening of a shed extension last Friday. Work at the shed, at the rear of the Dimboola Community Centre, now completes a new concrete path around the community centre...
WITH the extremely dry conditions encountered over the winter months, Wimmera residents have been urged to prepare for a high-risk fire season. Fire restrictions will come into force much earlier than last year with restrictions commencing at 1am on October...
Dimboola rowers John Nichols and Vicki Smithyman, Jenni Brand and her junior rowers Maddy Toet, Tara Petschel, Alex Salter, Freya Colbert, Jo Wolthuis, Tonnis Wolthuis, Hamish Sellens and Ben Salter raised $981.50 for the Flying Doctors Service by rowing...