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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...
CARE: Warracknabeal Ambulance and CERT offi cers attend to the driver of the car that smashed into their home on Friday afternoon. The Hyundai became lodged in the front of their brick home and mounted a bush under the smashed verandah.

Medical attention after house smash

POLICE, Fire and Ambulance crews responded to a call out just before 1pm on Friday afternoon in Craig Avenue, ...
DAMAGED: A windstorm lifted a trampoline onto heavy powerlines on Wednesday afternoon in Warracknabeal knocking out power to over 100 residents. A second trampoline was also dislodged but didn’t cause as much damage.

Wind wreaks havoc

A BACKYARD trampoline caused havoc on Wednesday afternoon after it left its post...
VIGILANT: Warracknabeal Bindii ‘Warrior’ Joy Mayberry keeps fi t, enjoying a walk around her Craig Avenue area, picking Bindii plants wherever she goes on her walks.

Bindii warrior on a lifetime mission

WARRACKNABEAL’S Joy Mayberry continues her lifetime crusade against the horrible weed Bindii (also known as...
Lilly Williams cools off in the Rainbow Swimming Pool. It was the hottest January on record with temperatures reaching the 40’s some days.

Hottest January on record for Australia

The Bureau of Meteorology last week released its January climate summaries, showing the month was Australia’s warmest on record.
SUPPORT: Cyclists show their support for Organ Donation during their Silo Art Trail ride on the weekend.


CYCLISTS wearing blue and purple with “Save a Life” written on them took to the...
Wheat City Derby Angels represented by Stacey Drage the Community Event of the Year Award following their successful hosting of the Statewide Stampede Roller Derby Tournament last September.

Derby Angels recognised

WARRACKNABEAL’s Wheat City Derby Angels were awarded the Yarriambiack Community Event of the Year Award...
Dianne Marchment, standing in for Lily Eldridge, with the Yarriambiack Shire Young Citizen of the Year

Lily awarded for her efforts

WARRACKNABEAL’s swimming sensation, Lily Eldridge, was presented with the Young Citizen of the Year Award ...
CELEBRATION: Yarriambiack Citizen of the Year Barb Moore receives congratulations from Cr Helen Ballentine and Yarriambiack Shire Mayor Cr Graeme Massey at Saturday’s presentation.


BEULAH resident, Barb Moore was awarded the Yarriambiack Citizen of the Year Award in...
HONOUR: Warracknabeal Group Officer Colin Newell will be awarded an Australian Fire Service Medal in recognition of service later in the year.


WARRACKNABEAL Group Officer, Colin Newell, was one of four CFA members to ...