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Wheels in motion

THIS striking image was captured by the Herald camera on Wednesday evening. Looking like something from the turn of the nineteenth century, with cogs and...
Hot air balloon between Lah and Beulah.

Where the air is clear

ON Friday morning many people would have noticed the majestical sight of a hot air balloon between Lah and Beulah. Graeme Holland and Mathew Crisp...
GOODBYE: Personal banker Brylie Krause and branch manager Andy Joyce close the door for the last time and say farewell from the ANZ in Warracknabeal after the bank serving the community for 128 years.

ANZ close the doors on service to community

YESTERDAY afternoon, the ANZ bank branch in Warracknabeal closed its doors to the public for the last time after 128 years of operation. This branch...
Newly announced Labor candidate for Lowan, Maurice Billi, is congratulated by Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford.

Maurice Billi to contest Lowan for Labor

Stawell resident Maurice Billi has been endorsed as Labor’s candidate for the seat of Lowan at this year’s state election. Mr Billi is the school...
TASTE SENSATIONS Jamie Morgan and Woodbine CEO, Bernie O’Connor, behind, and front left to right, Woodbine Smokers teammates, Jack Morgan, Robert Murray and Geoff Ward give Member for Lowan, Emma Kealy a taste of BBQ

Smokin’ good time Creekside

A SMOKIN’ good time was had by all who attended the 2018 BBQ Battle at the Creekside Hotel over the weekend. With the wafting of BBQ...
WATER ON ITS WAY: MIitchell Water contractors laying the pipeline as the pipe moves northwards.

Treated drinking water closer for southern Mallee towns

TREATED drinking water is expected to be available to residents and businesses in Brim, Beulah, Woomelang and Sea Lake in early 2019 as the...
PLANS: Peter Clayton, SDS principal, WPS nominal principal, Michael Moloney who is currently on long-service leave, WPS Acting principal Danny Forrest, WSC Acting principal, John Richmond and Member for Lowan, Emma Kealy go over the precinct’s plans with WPS and SDS students.

KEALY ANNOUNCES BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR WARRACKNABEAL STUDENTS

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...
CROWNED: Brennan Medallist Nick Peters with his award on Friday night. Photo: Carolyn Koschitzke

Peters tops season with Brennan Medal

MIDFIELDER Nick Peters has topped a strong return to Warrack Eagles when he claimed the Brennan Medal at Friday night’s vote count and presentation...
WELCOME: Jen Ubergang and publican Nerida McCurdy have been delighted with the response from the community since taking over the Minyip Hotel eight weeks ago.

NEW LEASE OF LIFE FOR MINYIP HOTEL

AFTER much study and working in Melbourne for many years a former district woman has returned to Minyip to work in her chosen career,...
SPARKLING: Warracknabeal Agricultural and Pastoral Society member, Gary McLean, works hard pressure cleaning the commemorative stone which was unveiled by Governor-General Sir Ninian Stephen in 1986 as part of the Society’s preparations ahead of the 2018 Warracknabeal Show to be held on Thursday October 11.

WORKING HARD FOR OUR ENJOYMENT

WHILE most people look forward to having a great time at the Show, the Warracknabeal Agricultural and Pastoral Society volunteers have been hard at...