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Dimboola’s Stawell Gift winner passes

  Famous Stawell Gift winner and local identity Bill McCann died in the early hours of last Friday morning at the age of 82.   Mr...

Flood Warning for the Wimmera River

Note: This Flood Watch is a heads-up for possible future flooding and is NOT a Flood Warning (see note below) Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology...
DOUSED: Warracknabeal CFA member, Cory Bentley, mops up a fi re suspected to have been caused by a cigarette butt on Friday at the rear of the VicRoads yard in Warracknabeal.

Discarded butt likely cause of fire

WARRACKNABEAL CFA members responded to a small but potentially dangerous fire at the rear of the VicRoads compound on Friday which moved quickly into...

Hindmarsh Shire Council appoint new CEO

Hindmarsh Shire Council has a new Chief Executive Officer. At a special Council meeting on Thursday evening, the Council appointed Mr. Greg Wood as...
Fallen Trees on Horseshoe Bend Road after wind storm

Wind storm causes havoc along the river

  On Friday evening the regulars gathered at the Dimboola Rowing Club. Bill Thomson and Phil Colquhoun came down the river on their riverboat and moored...
Dion Lervasi, David Brennan and Jarrod Lyons at the Wimmera Catchment Management Authority barbeque and presentation last Friday evening.

No silver bullet with the Carp Herpes

Wimmera Catchment Management Authority hosted a barbeque and presentation night on the Wimmera River as part of the Dimboola Fishing Classic.  The main focus...
One rather pleased coach, Bruce Miller after the Dimboola Reserve win last Saturday.

Reasons to smile on a cold and wet winter’s day

It was a cold wet and windy day and the Dimboola supporters were all huddled around the fire box to watch the Dimboola Reserves...
Russell Barber showing the root system of the Khaki Weed that has established itself in and around Dimboola.

Infestation of Khaki Weed around Dimboola

The manager of Dimboola Caravan Park, Russell Barber wants to make the public aware of the spread of Khaki Weed that has established itself,...
Jim and Peg McCabe after celebrating 70 years of marriage.

McCabe’s celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Jim and Peg McCabe are celebrating 70 years of marriage. They were married on February  26 in 1947.   The couple celebrated the special milestone in...

Prestigious Award for Daniel and Kimberley

On Tuesday 10th October the Hindmarsh Shire Council hosted a civic reception in honour of the Order of Australia Central Highlands Regional Group ‘Student...