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GOTAFE recognition for Yarrawonga student

Yarrawonga’s Stephanie Bell was presented with a GOTAFE Outstanding Business Student award at a ceremony in Shepparton recently.. Stephanie completed a Certificate III in Business and was among students recognised for successfully completing their

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 30 2017
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Red carpet for building activity

The 17 building permits worth a combined value of $2.6M from one end of the Federation Council area to the other for the four week period from mid February received favourable comments at council’s monthly meeting on March 21.. The variety of

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Robert Muir
Mar 30 2017
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YARC membership reaches 501

The Yarrawonga Aquatic and Recreation Club (YARC) Inc has just welcomed its 501st member.. Marg Ritchie said she signed up as she believed the proposal by YARC “could only be a good thing for our town”.. “YARC are working hard to get an indoor

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Fiona Blick
Mar 30 2017
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Tungamah targets $100k for Good Friday

The Tungamah Hotel Social Club is hoping this year’s Family Fun Day for the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal will tip the combined total raised over the $100,000 mark.. “We have been fundraising for the Royal Children’s Hospital

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 30 2017
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Lionesses enjoy...

Nine members of the Yarrawonga Lioness Club attended an annual get together weekend held for all Lioness Clubs from Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales recently.. Held at the Ballarat Mercure Hotel and Convention Centre, the event was

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 30 2017
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Brian honoured with...

Yarrawonga resident and former police sergeant Brian Igoe will receive a Commendation for Brave Conduct, the fourth highest Australian Bravery Decoration, in recognition of his outstanding valour during a serious incident while on duty in Heidelberg

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
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Friends of Warrina...

The Friends of Warrina announced its closure last week.. The final meeting and AGM held last Thursday was followed by a special afternoon tea with past and present members, residents and staff to celebrate the outstanding success of the

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
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VCAT calls for more ACSO information

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) has asked the Australian Community Support Organisation (ACSO) to submit a Flood Risk Report as well as a Land Capability Analysis before the authority makes its final decision on the proposed

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
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Garage sale for cord blood

The Inner Wheel Club of Yarrawonga Mulwala held a successful garage sale on March 11 in Belmore Street to raise money for cord blood research, a national project.. Umbilical cord blood is now known to be a useful source of blood stem cells.. It has

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
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Addressing Daysdale flooding

A donation of $15,000 to the West Corurgan Private Irrigation District to part fund installation of a syphon system to allow overland flood waters to pass through a section of channel system near Daysdale is proposed to be made by Federation

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Robert Muir
Mar 29 2017
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MVH roundabout one...

A proposed roundabout for the intersection of Woods Road and the Murray Valley Highway is one step closer to reality with VicRoads, Federal Member for Murray Damian Drum and State Member for Ovens Valley Tim McCurdy all confirming the project is now

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
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Bogans raise big money...

It was flannel and mullets as far as the eye could see at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Friday for the Bogan Bingo Good Friday Appeal Fundraiser.. Organiser, Yarrawonga Mum Ash McKee, said she was thrilled with the turnout with around

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
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Kokoda fundraiser...

The 2017 Yarrawonga College P-12 Kokoda Trek Team hosted their first major fundraising event of the year with a Fast Four Tennis competition on Friday night.. A team of 10 students and two teachers are in preparation to walk the Kokoda Track in

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
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GrainCorp expansion tick of approval

In a tense exchange between Moira Shire councillors, staff and members of the public gallery, a planning permit for a multi-million dollar expansion at GrainCorp’s Benalla Road site was approved unanimously at the ordinary meeting last Wednesday

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
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Show ski title success

The local Mulwala Water Ski Club Show Team stamped their dominance in the sport on the weekend, successfully winning their third National Show Ski Title while representing NSW.. Defeating a talented Western Australian team who finished second and

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Jared Loughnan
Mar 29 2017
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Classic car drivers enjoy museum visit

The Yarrawonga/Mulwala Historical Society hosted the RACV Fly The Flag Tour at the Pioneer Museum in Mulwala last week.. More than 200 classic British, American and European cars visited the museum and members of the car club enjoyed the Museum over

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
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“The facts could not...

Member for Farrer Sussan Ley has spoken in Parliament about the findings of a review into her Gold Coast travel expenses conducted by the Department of Finance.. In releasing the findings, Ms Ley noted the investigation revealed one instance where

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Racheal Willett
Mar 29 2017
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Letters to the Editor

Parking is a problem. I refer to the letter and article in the Chronicle recently about Mr Arneill being booked for parking in a loading zone. Whilst I have some sympathy, the fact is he is illegally parked, and the spot behind that he was referring

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Mar 29 2017
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Out and about with Les Garbutt

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
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