The latest news from Dimboola and the wider Hindmarsh community.
Police investigate truck collision in Gerang Gerung
The Western Highway is closed between Dimboola and Nhill after Police and emergency services responded to reports of collision between three trucks in Gerang Gerung this morning.
Funding for Nhill Library upgrades
Nhill is the latest local library to receive state government funding for upgrade works.
Fire season comes to an end, but don’t become complacent
The CFA has said that, with the final regions in Victoria coming out of the Fire Danger Period today, we have reached the end of the fire season. They are urging Victorians, however, not to become complacent with burn offs.
CFA encourages heater checks as weather cools
As Victorians reach for their heaters to ward off the cold snap this weekend and single-digit overnight temperatures next week, the CFA is urging people to be aware of the fire risks inside their homes.
Starting up engines at Nhill
The Nhill Aerodrome will come alive tomorrow with the sound of engines at the Nhill Aviation Heritage Centre’s ‘Start Up Day’.
Police investigate assault
Police are investigating after a man was assaulted on Wednesday night, 7th April.
Jeparit fishing success
Just under four hundred competitors enjoyed the perfect weather conditions to spend their Easter Saturday beside the Wimmera River at Jeparit, attempting to land the ‘big one’ in the annual fishing competition.
Daylight Savings ends giving extra hour of sleep
Daylight Savings Time ends this Sunday at 3am, meaning that clocks need to be turned back one hour prior to going to bed tonight.
Check your smoke alarms this weekend: CFA, FRV
Fire authorities are encouraging Victorians to check their smoke alarms before heading away over the Easter weekend, with Easter Sunday coinciding with the end of daylight savings – the traditional time to check smoke alarms.
CMA invites community to contribute to land, water and environment plan
Wimmera CMA is inviting people with an interest in the long-term health of the region’s land, water and environment to review a blueprint for action for the next 20 years.
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