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Kinglake commence their 2018 season with an away game against Thornton-Eildon whilst inter-township rivalries between Alexandra and Yea resume at Alexandra as Yarra Junction play Powelltown at Yarra Junction for round one on Saturday, April 21, 2018.
Independent Federal member for Indi, Cathy McGowan, visits Flowerdale this Tuesday, December 19 to switch on a new mobile phone tower intended to fix a ‘black spot’ in Flowerdale’s mobile phone coverage. The tower is number 10 (of 35) Telstra mobile phone towers to be launched in the Indi federal electorate under the ‘Mobile Black
James Edwards was Kinglake’s best bowler taking two wickets with James Gibbs, Eddie O’Hara and Tim Stonehouse taking a wicket each.
Murrindindi Shire is encouraging property owners to contact Rotary if they need help with emergency fencing to contain livestock following the recent severe weather and flood event.
Murrindindi Shire has some of the country’s most scenic camping grounds with Cathedral Range State Park being named in ‘The Culture Trips Top 7’ best campsites in Victoria. This camp ground is in fine company, according to the shire’s Environment and Climate Change Portfolio Councillor Bec Bowles, with other picturesque sites on offer at Kendall’s
Murrindindi Shire’s long-term family day care educator Heather Rennie says goodbye to this year’s children with a tear in her eye, as this year was her last in Alexandra.
Murrindindi Council will spend $120,000 eradicating weeds and pests along 250-400kms of the Shire’s roadsides over the next two years. Contractors will spray and use other control methods along the Shire’s roadsides, targeting Blackberry, Sweet Briar, Gorse, St John’s Wort, Paterson’s Curse, Cape Broom, and English Broom, which are all regarded as Regionally Controlled Noxious
Murrindindi Shire is offering free green waste disposal until Christmas Eve to help residents and businesses clean up after the heavy rains and floods earlier this month. Council’s Infrastructure and Waste Portfolio Councillor Eric Lording said the heavy rain and flooding created a lot of extra debris for property owners across the Shire. “Anyone with
Buxton Primary School students celebrated the achievements and contributions of people with an [dis] ability as part of International Day of People with a Disability Day (IDPwD) and hosted a special day of activities at the school.