The latest news from Dimboola and the wider Hindmarsh community.
Total Fire Ban Tomorrow
A Total Fire Ban has been declared in the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East and East Gippsland districts for tomorrow, Monday 25 January 2021.
Site works begin for new bus shelter
Site works commenced today for the new bus shelter in Lochiel Street.
Police response unchanged despite counter closure
Victoria Police is assuring Dimboola residents that, despite an upcoming temporary closure of the public counter at the Dimboola Police Station, there will be no impact to the police response in the town.
Burn planned at Lochiel Rest Stop
Forest Fire Management Victoria will be undertaking a planned burn at the Lochiel Rest Stop, north-west of Dimboola commencing tomorrow.
Geoscience Australia confirmed the occurrence of an earthquake north of Glenorchy near Stawell this morning, and a look through the archived confirms that these events are not as rare in the Wimmera as many might think.
2021 Australia Day events around the Shire
Communities around Australia are once again preparing to come together for Australia Day, a day where we come together as a nation to celebrate what’s great about Australia and being Australian.
Total Fire Ban for Wimmera, Mallee, and Northern Country for Wednesday
A Total Fire Ban has been declared for the Mallee, Wimmera and Northern Country fire districts for tomorrow, Wednesday 13 January 2021.
Smoke from SA fire drifts across Wimmera and South West
Residents of the Wimmera and South West are being warned that they may see or smell smoke that is coming from a large fire near Lucindale across the border in South Australia.
Total Fire Ban for Wimmera, Mallee, and Nothern Country tomorrow
A Total Fire Ban has been declared for the Mallee, Wimmera, and Northern Country fire districts for tomorrow, Monday 11 January 2021
Police generally happy with holiday behaviour on roads
Impaired driving and seatbelt non-compliance stood out to Police as the main issues over the Christmas and New Year period, although they were generally happy with motorists’ behaviour on the roads.
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