Remembering World War Two
Matron Paschke’s story is well known, particularly to students at DMSC where there is a memorial sundial commemorating her sacrifice, but there are many other World War Two stories with local connections that should be told.
NOTICE | Water for the Environment - Winter Update
A Magnificent Mighty Mussel named Mallee is the latest storyteller to highlight the importance of healthy Wimmera waterways. Find out more in the Water for the Environment winter update.
Make sure you’re enrolled to vote in Hindmarsh election
The Victorian Electoral Commission is asking Hindmarsh residents to make sure that their details are up-to-date ahead of a general election to be held by post in October.
Wild winter weather on the way
After a dry and cold start to Winter, we are about to receive some much-needed rain over the weekend.
Community bands together to ensure masks for all
With masks now mandatory for most in Victoria when they leave their home, Emma Kealy is encouraging Wimmera residents to work together to ensure masks are available for the elderly and vulnerable.
NAB to change local banking hours
The Jeparit, Rainbow, and Nhill branches of the NAB are amongst 114 smaller regional branches throughout Australia that will be adopting a with a new model that will see hundreds of jobs maintained a more consistent banking experience for customers.
Masks required in public across Vic from Monday
It was announced this morning that, from next Monday, face coverings will be mandatory when in public across Victoria, with all of regional Victoria joining Melbourne and Mitchell Shire in this requirement.
Wimmera Hockey Association receives $7,500 grant
The Wimmera Hockey Association will receive a grant of $7,500 from the associations and leagues tier of the Victorian Government’s ’Community Sport Sector COVID-19 Short-term Survival Package’.
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