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The Oasis entered in Tidy Town Awards

Rainbow Progress Association successfully nominated the Oasis in this year’s Tidy Town awards. The Oasis was entered in the Government and Community...

Rainbow Kinder welcomes donation

Children at the Rainbow Kindergarten were excited to receive a donation from the Rainbow branch of the Commonwealth Bank on Friday. ...

Anzac Day commemorated in Rainbow and Jeparit

Anzac Day in Rainbow saw more than 100 people gather at the cenotaph in Federal Street where Honorary President of the...
From left: Wimmera Development Association Acting Director Mark Fletcher; BoM National Media Manager Angela Beggs; Food and Fibre Strategy and Programs, Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions Director Melinda Knapp; BoM Media and Communications Manager Victoria Melody Horrill; DJPR Agriculture Media and Communications Adviser Justine Severin; Food and Fibre Strategy and Programs, DJPR Assistant Manager Suzanne Walker; BoM Project Manager Paul Martin; BoM Victorian Manager Andrew Tupper; BoM Manager Observing Systems and Operations Business Transformation, Terry Stiles and Economic Development Coordinator, Grampians, RDV Colin Kemp at the training centre in Broadmeadows facility.

Rainbow radar works continue

Six months on from the announcement that the new Bureau of Meteorology’s weather radar project would be built just outside of Rainbow,...
SPECIAL DELIVERY: Nationals’ candidate for Mallee Anne Webster and Member for Lowan Emma Kealy deliver donated nappies to the Christian Emergency Food Centre.

Heart-warming support for the Nappy Collective

NATIONALS Member for Lowan Emma Kealy and Candidate for Mallee Dr Anne Webster visited the...
Full House: Stavely Arc meeting in Jeparit

Sixty attend Stavely Arc community meeting in Jeparit

Jeparit Bowling Club was a ‘packed house’ with people wanting more information on the exploration licences tendered for the Staveley Arc mining...
Member for Lowan Emma Kealy, Joy and Ian McLean, and Nationals’ candidate for Mallee Anne Webster enjoyed catching up in Rainbow on Tuesday as part of the mobile office tour of the district.

Kealy and Webster visit district

Member for Lowan Emma Kealy and Nationals candidate for Mallee Anne Webster visited Rainbow and Jeparit on Tuesday as part of a...
Bales Crushed PET Bottles. Image from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PET_bottle_recycling

Recycling industry volatility continues

MUNICIPAL Association of Victoria (MAV) has called for consideration to be given to greater State Government...

Tractors to ‘Thunder Downunder’ at raceway

Thunder of a different kind will roar from the Blue Ribbon Raceway this Saturday, when many thousands of horsepower will be unleashed...
Many people came out to join in the celebrations in Jeparit. Back from left: Montanna Hutson, Maddi Price, Brett Schultz, Josh Schultz and Bec Schultz. Front from left: Flynn Hutson, Alice Pung and Emily Schultz.

Australia Day celebrated in Rainbow and Jeparit

There were good crowds in both Rainbow and Jeparit for Australia Day 2019. Over one hundred people attended the Rainbow event...