City of Wodonga - Archive (community)

2019
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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2018
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December
2018
'Tis the silly season and what better way than to ditch the wrapping paper and choose a more sustainable approach! Here are the TOP 5 sustainable gift wrapping ideas, that not only look great but will save you $$$ this Christmas. 1. ACCESSORISED S...
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December
2018
In the lead up to Christmas, there are many presents that may come into the home that contain batteries. In the case of electric scooters and skateboards, which are becoming more popular these days, these scooters and skateboards have battery pack...
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December
2018
Need some fun for the children these summer holidays? WAVES and the Wodonga Sports and Leisure Centre have plenty of activities planned for kids during the summer break to keep them active and cool over those hot summer days. Throughout the mon...
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December
2018
43rd Wodonga Carols by Candlelight 16 December 2018, Willow Park, Wodonga Preparations are now well under way for this year’s Wodonga Carols by Candlelight. Theconstruction of the large stage at Willow Park will be completed by midday Friday...
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December
2018
The Wodonga Library is honoured to host the Christmas Tree of Remembrance. Special occasions like Christmas can be difficult for those missing a loved one. The Wodonga Palliative Care Services invites you to include your loved one in the spirit...
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December
2018
For the first time on the Border, Diamond Park will host an International Teams Speedway event on Friday, December 7. Featuring the highest calibre of Australian riders and visiting Internationals, the event organisers have put together are two ve...
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December
2018
Wodonga’s biggest celebration of all things Christmas - the Wodonga Carols by Candlelight event - is on again. On Sunday, December 16 from 7pm we will be joined by the Albury Wodonga Pipes and Drums Band. The local band, who have also been perf...
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November
2018
The Wodonga Tennis Centre (WTC) is one of the region’s greatest sporting and recreation assets. Located in central Wodonga the centre comprises synthetic, Plexicushion (same as the Australian Open) and some of Australia's best grass courts. The...
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November
2018
Are you serious about making a difference in your community? Help combat social isolation and loneliness today! Creativity Australia is awarding grants of up to $10,000 to individuals wanting to start their own Community Choir. Mentoring and...
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November
2018
Burraja gallery is enthused to present “kangwano”, an exhibition celebrating the creative practises of Aboriginal art students from the North East/ Border region. kangwano opens Thursday 15 November, 5:30pm and is the last burraja gallery exhibition ...
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November
2018
The newest and most innovative Engineering industry products will be on show at a Technology Expo hosted by the Institute of Instrumentation Control and Automation Australia (IICA). The exhibition is designed for everyone involved in the engineeri...
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November
2018
The grounds of Wodonga Racecourse will be the location for local medieval re-enactment group Bordescros SCA playing host to the Italian Rennaisance this week, with visitors from across Australia attending November Crown Tournament. The event will ...
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November
2018
The Mustang Owners Club of Australia, VIC Inc, is once again heading to the border to put on a display of  members "ponies". This is the club's third event and it keeps getting bigger every year. The event was organised as an opportunity for m...
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November
2018
Albury Wodonga Yacht Club (AWYC) is gearing up for a huge weekend of racing with Sail Country starting on Saturday (3 November). The popular event is now among the top ten regattas by entry numbers in Australia, attracting sailors, coaches and sup...
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October
2018
Local Aboriginal art will be on display at North East Water’s regional headquarters in Wodonga this week. The water corporation has partnered with Murray Arts and burraja gallery, to show the work of five Aboriginal artists from across the North E...
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October
2018
The VicHealth Awards are the state’s highest accolade for health promotion, recognising the efforts of local grassroots projects to state-wide campaigns and everything in between. VicHealth CEO Jerril Rechter said the nominations highlighted the i...
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October
2018
Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) teams want to hear from locals in north east Victoria this week about Inland Rail and the North East Line Upgrade during six community pop up information sessions. The scope of works for the $235 million No...
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October
2018
Our Native Garden Nursery is searching for like-minded people to contribute to the nursery. The nursery is a community owned, Not-for-Profit, Registered Charity, which is run by volunteers. This indigenous plant nursery is dedicated to developi...
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October
2018
Westmont Community Care Services has a number of volunteering opportunities available for people in the community looking to give their time. The programs include: Meals on Wheels, Social Connections, Telephone Chat or the Friendly Visting program...
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04
October
2018
Amaze, Victoria's peak body for people on the autism spectrum, is embarking on a roadshow to six regional centres throughout October and November providing local communities with much needed information on the services and support available to them. ...
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October
2018
Celebrate National Bird Week by taking part in BirdLife Australia’s Aussie Backyard Bird Count. From October 22 to 28, thousands of people from across the country are heading out into their backyards, local parks, or favourite outdoor spaces to ta...
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