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People gathered for the Avenue Extension Service

Avenue of Honour trees planted for forgotten diggers

Over 70 people attended a service and tree planting of five forgotten ‘Diggers’ at the Avenue of Honour, on the grounds of the Dimboola...
CFA Torn Apart

Government splits apart CFA for Union

VICTORIA’S CFA will be a  volunteer-only firefighting service  and the role of volunteers further enshrined under law, while a new organisation, Fire Rescue Victoria,...
The first of the five new cabins

The cabins are rolling in

  The much anticipated new guest accommodation cabins for Dimboola’s Riverside Caravan Park will all arrive by the end of the month, with the first...
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

Federal budget offers mixed benefits for farmers

  VICTORIAN farmers will continue to benefit from a federal government scheme that allows small business owners to instantly write off assets worth up to...
Oarsman--John Nichols, Club Person-Chris Baker, President Ron Campbell and Oarsman-Bill Thomson

Dimboola Rowing Club and regatta in doubt

  The Dimboola Rowing Club held a small, but cosy gathering at their awards presentation and season wind-up last Friday night. President Ron Campbell welcomed all...
Wimmera Health Care Group

FUNDING TOP UP TO SAVE THE WIMMERA CANCER CENTRE

  FUNDING TOP UP TO SAVE THE WIMMERA CANCER CENTRE   The State Government has stepped in to guarantee the Wimmera Cancer Centre is built so local...
Bike left at the Victoria Hotel

You have left it at the pub mate

  An abandoned bicycle has been left leaning up against the veranda post at the Victoria Hotel for some time.  Patrons informed the Banner that...
Jill Walsgott on stage at Stawell Band Sunday

Dimboola goes to Stawells’ Band Sunday

  Nhill Dimboola Band members polished up their brass and headed down to Stawell on Sunday to partake in the annual band event Band Sunday. Ten...

Hit the road to raise $1 million

Andrew Biszczac and his family sold up everything to to run 3000 Kilometers to help kids suffering from the shocking disease called Epidermolysis Bullosa. With...
Jandamurra Lauricella leads the Special Olympics torch run in Dimboola.

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Victoria in Dimboola

  The ‘Law Enforcement Torch Run’ for Special Olympics Victoria, came to Dimboola last Thursday morning.   Members of the Victorian and New South Wales Police Force...