Train services on the Melbourne-to-Albury line have plummeted to a new low, with the line now one of the worst in the state for punctuality and reliability.. The latest Public Transport Victoria performance results show that from November 2015 to
The Benalla Woodworkers Association is always encouraging new members.. We have been a community-based group for the past 33 years.. During that time our members have aided many local groups/individuals by repairing/manufacturing items that assist
State Member for Euroa Steph Ryan says the Victorian Government has no excuse to not replace ageing rolling stock on north-east regional rail lines.. Ms Ryan says a ‘‘damning’’ report on the state of Victoria’s regional
Emergency services are attending a fatal collision on the Hume Freeway, around two minutes from the Benalla exit. . A ute has collided with a truck causing both vehicles to veer off the road. . The ute appears to have travelled a far distance off
A ‘‘Melbourne Cup’’ field of candidates has nominated for Benalla Rural City Council’s 2016 election with a total of 20 nominations by the deadline of midday yesterday (Tuesday, September 20).. Five of the current councillors will...
Winton Motor Raceway is undergoing something of a revival since the Ronke family resigned from any involvement with the raceway and Benalla Auto Club a little more than 12 months ago.. Most recently the club secured the V8 Supercars at the venue for...
A West Wodonga man, 45, has died as a result of a hang-gliding accident south of Shepparton on Monday.. Emergency services were called to the scene at the Locksley airfield just off Carmodys Rd about 11.15am.. An Ambulance Victoria spokesperson said
Benalla Rural City will offer to underwrite the full $20000 cost of holding Stage 1 of Australia’s largest cycling event, the Herald Sun Bike Tour.. In an about-face on its original decision to offer just $7000 to organisers of the race...
Missed out on tickets to the opening ceremony of next year’s Gold Coast Commonwealth Games?. Don’t despair — you could find yourself part of the show rather than just watching it.. Games organisers are on the hunt for members of
Benalla is ranked 11th in the state on a per capita basis for animal cruelty reports, according to figures released by RSPCA Victoria yesterday.. A shocking statistic shows the city has more reports of cruelty to cats and kittens than anywhere in
Serendipity Café owner Kathryn Svirak has only been in business since March, but is already gaining a reputation for a great coffee.. Kathryn was previously a co-owner of Hollywood’s Pizza and has been in the food and drink industry for
It’s a busy month for Winton Wetlands with the return of the Wetlands Restoration Science forum and the launch of its ‘Shoot and Share’ photo competition.. The science forum will take place on August 17 and 18 and is the third in
The Mitchelton Chocolate Festival will be held at Mitchelton Wines in Nagambie on August 19 and 20.. Promoters say the event will be bigger and better than last year’s and will feature headline chefs Adriano Zumbo and Kirsten Tibbals, as well
Former Ensign editor Libby Price will open this year’s Bald Archy Exhibition.. Tickets for the event, which supports Benalla’s Tomorrow Today Foundation, are $30 and include entry to the exhibition, finger food and drinks.. Among the
Benalla Rural City Council is asking for feedback from the community on its Pathways to the Future project, which aims to set out a strategy for long-term improved infrastructure for pedestrians, cyclists and scooters.. The suggested changes include
With the debate on assisted suicide polarising the community, Cooinda Aged Care have a better perspective than most.. Following our recent article on the Victorian Government’s proposed assisted suicide legislation we spoke with Cooinda Aged
This week in 1917 saw introduction of time and motion cards in the NSW Railways Department.. They were to record the time taken by each worker to complete tasks.. As these cards could be used to identify and dismiss slower workers, railway workers