Waranga News

Rushworth solar installation for GVW

2020-02-27

Rushworth solar installation for GVW image

Solar panels have recently been installed at the Rushworth Water Treatment Plant as part of a GVW (Goulburn Valley Water) project to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reduce operating costs.

Colbinabbin Community Store Project is born

2020-02-27

Colbinabbin Community Store Project is born image

On Wednesday 19 February over 100 people gathered in the Colbinabbin Hall to hear about the proposed co-op inspired Colbinabbin Community Store Project.

Murchison community still holding its breath for nursing home reprieve

2020-02-13

Murchison community still holding its breath for nursing home reprieve image

The fate of Murchison’s nursing home and associated amenities still seems to hang in the balance, as the community mood swings from ‘never trust a politician’ to hope and belief that their Canberra connections can still come through.

Save our store! Colbinabbin locals propose community shareholder plan

2020-02-13

Save our store! Colbinabbin locals propose community shareholder plan image

It all started one day when some clever local women came up with the idea to purchase the Colbinabbin Store, which has been on the market for two years now, using a community-owned shareholder model.

Colbo Silo Art’s $21,000 boost from Rushworth & District Community Bank Grants Program

2020-02-13

Colbo Silo Art’s $21,000 boost from Rushworth & District Community Bank Grants Program image

The Colbinabbin Silo Art project recently received a grant of $21,000 as part of the Rushworth & District Community Grants Program.

Australia Day 2020 in Rushworth

2020-01-30

Australia Day 2020 in Rushworth image

The Village Green was once again a popular venue for the Australia Day event. It was pleasing to see a good crowd made up of all ages enjoying the lovely summer evening.