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Community members hear from speakers regarding the future development of the Primary School site and Arts Grant funding

Two committees formed for Rainbow projects

About thirty people attended a meeting in the Mecca supper rooms on Monday evening. The meeting was called to form two committees, one to...

Council to Vote on Silkie Bantam Chicken Farm

UPDATE: Council voted to approve this application.  They now have to wait 21 days to see if there is a VCAT application to over turn...
BUMPER: Contractors work stripping a barley crop North of Warracknabeal ahead of what most experts are saying will be one of the best harvests in recent years, much to the delight of the regions grain and pulse growers

Crop update looks at record production

BUMPER: Contractors work stripping a barley crop North of Warracknabeal ahead of what most experts are saying will be one of the best harvests...
The natural flow of the Wimmera River has seen the weir in Jeparit flushed with fresh water, which has excited local fishermen and women.

Jeparit celebrates arrival of natural flow to town

When a natural flow that started in the Wimmera’s upper catchment a month ago arrived in Jeparit on Monday, the river’s final stop before...
New Australian 5 dollar note

Next Generation $5 Banknote Enters Circulation

Australia’s new $5 banknote enters circulation today. Issuance is being supported by an information campaign to ensure that the Australian public is able to...
Emma Kealy in her hot lap

Thrills and spills at Rainbow Enduro

With mud, rain and windy conditions, there were thrills and spills galore at the first Rainbow Desert Enduro which was the third round of...

Little improvement to ambulance response times

MEMBER for Lowan and Shadow Minister for Country Health, Emma Kealy MP says that despite claims by the State Government of the best ambulance...

Riding for a great cause

Four dedicated cyclists are riding across the district to raise awareness and funds for headspace. Members of the Freemasons Cycling Club (Vic) arrived in Rainbow...
WARNING: Beulah and Roseberry Fire Brigades attended a header fi re North of Beulah on Sunday. CFA reminds all farmers and contractors of the danger of fi res during harvest.

First header fire sparks warnings

WARNING: Beulah and Roseberry Fire Brigades attended a header fire North of Beulah on Sunday. CFA reminds all farmers and contractors of the danger of...
Little Desert Rodders, Rockers and Collectors Club members ‘got together’ last weekend for their annual Christmas breakup at Green Lake, and at the same time voted to make another $10,000 contribution to the Wimmera Cancer Centre

Rodders dig deep again with huge donation for Cancer

THE Wimmera Mallee’s motoring enthusiasts club, the Little Desert Rodders, Rockers and Collectors Club, has donated a further $10,000 to the Wimmera Cancer Centre. The...