City of Wodonga - Archive (community)

2019
04
June
2019
Albury Wodonga Regional FoodShare urgently needs a new home. Wodonga TAFE has provided warehouse space for FoodShare for the past six years but the warehouse is now needed for an increase in demand for trade courses. The emergency food relief c...
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May
2019
It’s time to get the hoop nets out, because this Saturday, June 1, Victorians can once again try their hand at catching some tasty Murray spiny freshwater crayfish for the table. The three-month fishing season north of the Great Dividing Range is ...
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28
May
2019
Wodonga Historical Society has won a large grant of $14,400 from the Public Record Office, Victoria, Local History Grants Program to have pages from the Albury Banner and Wodonga Express digitised and placed on Trove. Uta Wiltshire, the secretary ...
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21
May
2019
Victorians are being warned to be wary of conmen posing as tradies knocking on their door or leaving flyers in the letterbox, offering to do maintenance work. These dodgy tradespeople pressure home owners and small businesses into paying cash up f...
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17
May
2019
Young people identified to be at risk of homelessness or disengagement from education will soon benefit from a coordinated response with funding being awarded to the Wodonga Project, a local partnership of schools, services and networks. Based on ...
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08
May
2019
On Wednesday 8 May, Wodonga TAFE will be hosting the Disability Jobs Fair for National Disability Services (NDS).This event is part of a project funded by the Department of Education and Training and aims to promote regional employment in the disabil...
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23
April
2019
Victoria’s leading sustainability awards program, the Premier’s Sustainability Awards, are now open for entries, featuring a new category, that celebrates the outstanding contribution made by volunteers. This year, the new Environmental Volunteeri...
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16
April
2019
Our Native Garden Nursery is a community owned, not-for-profit, registered charity run by volunteers. This indigenous plant nursery is dedicated to developing a balanced ecosystem which helps create and maintain a healthy environment for plants, c...
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15
April
2019
The Victorian Regional Achievement and Community Awards have been launched for 2019and the search for our community champions has begun. We need to give thanks and now you can by nominating them into one of these categories; Prime Super Agric...
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10
April
2019
Come along to the Wodonga Jobs Fair on Wednesday, May 8 from 10am to 2pm at Wodonga TAFE. The Wodonga Jobs Fair will bring together job seekers, students, employers, and training organisations. Hosted by National Disability Services, the fair w...
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10
April
2019
Chargefox's ultra-rapid EV charging network has expanded with the opening of a second ultra-rapid charging station in Barnawartha North Victoria, capable of delivering 400km of range in only 15 minutes and backed up by 100 per cent renewable energy. ...
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09
April
2019
Part of 2019 Youth Week events, Murray Arts will launch their podcast series Beyond YOLO at Retro Lane Cafe and Youth Space in Albury on Wednesday, April 10. Beyond YOLO unearths young people’s real-life stories of strength and resilience – unrave...
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03
April
2019
Round 3 of Community Grants are now open for submissions. Community Grants of $2,000 - $5,000 are available to horticulture industry groups, not for profit organisations and Victorian local government authorities in rural and regional Victoria to ...
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28
March
2019
Regional Roads Victoria (RRV) is seeking the community’s feedback on the 80km/h speed limit on the Hume Freeway at Wodonga as it finalises its evaluation. A survey has been launched which will help RRV to understand local and industry experience s...
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26
March
2019
Works are underway, and another major milestone reached, with the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) calling for Expressions of Interest in the largest construction contract on the North East Rail Line upgrade project. The multi-million-doll...
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25
March
2019
Albury-Wodonga Regional FoodShare, which provides food assistance for those in need, is seeking additional board members. The volunteer-run charity is the sole logistical hub receiving, rescuing, storing and co-ordinating the distribution of emerg...
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21
March
2019
The 2019 Victorian Recreational Fishing Guide has been revamped and is now available from tackle stores across the state and via the Victorian Fisheries Authority website. Published annually, the free guide gives recreational anglers key informati...
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18
March
2019
The North East is fast becoming Australia’s leading cycle tourism destination. Boasting an extensive rail trail, mountain biking and road cycling network, the quality and extent of its cycling infrastructure and product is attracting more cycle vi...
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15
March
2019
The biggest Chrysler show in the Southern Hemisphere is again on track for a mega attendance with a record number of pre-entries already registered for this weekend’s event. Chryslers on the Murray event co-ordinator Rod Taylor from the Albury Wod...
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06
March
2019
First National Real Estate Bonnici and Associates was recognised for outstanding achievement at the General Excellence and Marketing Awards, held at Melbourne’s Grand Hyatt on Saturday night. The awards recognised the best of First National’s Vict...
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February
2019
THE MOLONEY DRIVE ENERGY HUB CHEAP RENEWABLE POWER – COMMUNITY BENEFIT Wodonga Council is supporting Renewable Albury Wodonga Energy Inc. (RAW Energy) and Mondo Power in the delivery of an energy hub for the Moloney Drive industrial estate. ...
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12
February
2019
February is the perfect timing to dust off the Honda CT110 for the Great Murray River Postie Bike Alpine Adventure. Fifty riders will take their “110cc’s of fury” on a three-day ride and raise funds for charity. Horizon Committee Inc has been i...
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11
February
2019
The Lake Hume Cycle Challenge’s most popular ride, the Granya Grind, will return in 2019 following a two-year hiatus. The charity cycling event will be held on Saturday, February 23 starting at Wodonga Racecourse. It will offer three road rides...
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07
February
2019
Expression of interest is now being taken for a series of health and wellbeing courses offered through Wodonga's Mind Recovery College. Courses range from self care, to understanding anger, goal setting, understanding personality disorder, underst...
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07
February
2019
Burraja Gallery presents ‘gulpa wala’ the first exhibition of the year, displaying works by Yorta Yorta artist Dr Treahna Hamm – showcasing over 30 years of her multi-disciplinary creative practice. gulpa wala is Treahna’s first solo exhibition at...
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07
February
2019
The Wodonga Tennis Centre would like to invite everybody to our open day at our wonderful centre. There will be prizes and giveaways along with plenty of opportunities to get on court. On the day there will be Monumental Ice-cream, jumping cast...
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01
February
2019
Up to 5,000 participants and spectators are expected to enjoy a new finish to the 2019 Hume Bank City2City, with both the 10km and 7.5km courses scheduled to finish at Junction Square in Wodonga. In previous years participants in the City2City hav...
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29
January
2019
Australia's Got Talent is coming to Albury for auditions. No one is too old or too young, too weird or wonderful to have their shot. Do you have a talent that needs to be seen in 2019? Then come and show yus what you've got! To secure you...
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24
January
2019
Road access to Huon Hill will be reopened today as fire crews are released following Tuesday afternoon's fire. The fire on the steep sides of Huon Hill was one of many in the district started by lightning and burnt nine hectares. Other fires ha...
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January
2019
International ballet stars together in Australia presenting your favourite ballets and modern works. Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, and Romeo and Juliet, a thrilling night of dance featuring the most celebrated ballets of all time...
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