Waranga News

Preparing town for Christmas

2020-11-19

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Signs of the Christmas season have started appearing in High St Rushworth. The bunting is hanging, decorations are installed and the community Christmas Trees are due to be in place tomorrow (Friday).

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Community House buys a Community Taxi

2020-11-19

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Rushworth and District will soon have a Community Taxi service to help meet the transport needs of people living locally. With Government encouragement and support, Rushworth Community House recently established a project team to set up a Community Taxi for the people of Rushworth, Stanhope, Colbinabbin and surrounding rural areas. Now, that project has reached a major milestone.

Fire Danger Period announced for the Campaspe Shire

2020-11-19

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CFA’s Acting Chief Officer, Gary Cook has made the declaration that the Fire Danger Period for the Campaspe Shire will come into effect at 1am on Monday 23 November 2020.

Local schools celebrate NAIDOC Week

2020-11-19

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NAIDOC Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Celebrated by all Australians, it is a great opportunity to learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

Community House returns to normal hours

2020-11-05T14:44:14+11:00

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After six months of reduced opening hours, Rushworth Community House is once again open for normal business hours. Following a strict COVID-19 safety plan, many of the House’s normal classes and activities have resumed from the beginning of this week, with special precautions being applied universally to help ensure client health and wellbeing.

EnviroWater remaking the wetland

2020-11-05T14:40:00+11:00

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Vegetation has responded well at the Gaynor Swamp site with most of the rushes and sedges flowering.