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Wimmera River Challenge success

Organisers are thrilled with the success of the biggest ever Wimmera River Challenge at the weekend and expect the event to continue to grow. The event was at Dimboola’s Riverside Holiday Park, with about 300 members of the Wimmera’s indigenous community as well as community organisations and groups taking part. A corporate challenge was hosted […]

It’s all in the mud for kinder at Lake Bolac

‘Mud, mud, glorious mud!’ The old line could well form part of a celebration catch-cry when Lake Bolac Kindergarten launches its ‘mud kitchen’ on Thursday next week. The kindergarten has established the kitchen, complete with pots, pans and other accessories, as well as three sets of tables and chairs, to provide somewhere for youngsters to […]

Horsham Primary School choir tastes success at Royal South Street

Horsham Primary School’s singing choir has tasted success at one of Australia’s largest and longest-running performing arts eisteddfods. The choir won the Choral Contest – Primary School Show-Performance Choir section at the prestigious 2018 Royal South Street Eisteddfod in Ballarat. The choir, comprising 17 students from years three to six, performed two songs, ‘A Million […]

PHOTOS: Out and about in the Wimmera

You can’t say there hasn’t been anything to do during the school holiday. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER

Drama returns to Warracknabeal Secondary College

BATTLE FOR THE THRONE: Toula Bermingham will play Belle and Jacob Cale, King, in Warracknabeal Secondary College’s production of Game of Tiaras. 

Thespian art form is set to return to Warracknabeal Secondary College later this year when students present their production of Game of Tiaras. Game of Tiaras is a comedic adaptation of Shakespearean tragedy King Lear, involving murderous princesses battling for their father’s kingdom. Students will present the production on September 7 and 8 in performances […]

PHOTOS: Carlton Blues run clinics at Nhill and Edenhope

Jack Silvagni poses with Kayla Spark and Jasmine Sommerville at a Carlton Football Club clinic at Nhill College.

Carlton Football Club stars flew into Edenhope and Nhill for clinics with school children. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER

VIDEO | Energetix to compete in aerobics state finals. Watch their routine

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Seven girls from years 4-6 at Holy Trinity Lutheran School will compete for state honours at an aerobics Premiership Final in Geelong at the weekend.

PHOTOS: Natimuk Road Kindergarten children learn about insects

Zavier Morello from Wildlife Exposure visited Natimuk Road Kindergarten.

Xavier Morello from Wildlife Exposure visited the kindergarten to educate the children about our creepy crawlies. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER

Holy Trinity Lutheran School students shine at Mount Gambier

Horsham Holy Trinity Lutheran School teams impressed in the season opener of the 2017 Australian HPV Super Series. The HPV – Human Powered Vehicle – Super Series is an annual championship that attracts teams from across the country. Twenty-six Holy Trinity students travelled to Mount Gambier to compete in the eight-hour endurance race. Principal Chris […]

Holiday fun

HOLIDAY FUN: Kings and Queens Summer Holiday Club leaders Jordan Ritchie, left, and Patrick Houghton enjoy artistic activities with youngsters Jonty and Kassidy Blair at Horsham’s Wimmera Trade Training Centre. The free program from primary-aged children runs until Friday. The club is the result of collaboration between Horsham Presbyterian Church, Horsham Church of Christ, Operation […]


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