The latest news from Dimboola and the wider Hindmarsh community.
Prepare yourself and property this Fire Action Week
Fire Action Week kicks off today and Victorians are being urged to prepare themselves and their properties for this year’s bushfire season.
Watch out for wildlife on our roads
As the days get warmer and longer, and as we enter breeding time for much of our wildlife, VicRoads is reminding road users to be on the lookout for kangaroos.
Restart a Heart Day
Ambulance Victoria has renamed October to focus awareness on to early care of a person who has suffered a cardiac arrest.
October 23 Deadline for Hindmarsh Election
The Victorian Electoral Commission is reminding Hindmarsh residents in the North and West wards that they have until 6pm next Friday to return their completed ballot material.
2020 Tidy Towns Awards
The 2020 Sustainable Communities Tidy Towns Awards were announced on Saturday night in a first for Keep Victoria Beautiful: a YouTube livestream.
Rainbow railway line upgrade continues
Work on the next stage of the upgrade of the Dimboola to Rainbow railway line will ramp up this week.
Tidy Towns winners to be announced this weekend
The winners of the 2020 Sustainable Communities - Tidy Towns awards will be announced on Saturday evening during a live-streamed on the KVB YouTube channel, instead of the usual gala presentation dinner.
$180,302 in state funding for Dimboola Hospital
Dimboola Hospital is among over fifty sites across the state to receive funding through a state government funding package.
Voting to begin for Victoria’s local council elections
The 2020 local government elections begin this week with ballot packs being mailed from tomorrow to over 4.33 million voters across the state.
Operation Christmas Child powering ahead despite pandemic
Samaritan’s Purse’s ‘Operation Christmas Child’, a project that delivers shoeboxes packed with items for children in need around the world, is powering ahead this year despite the pandemic.
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