The latest news from Dimboola and the wider Hindmarsh community.
Nominations open for 2022 Hindmarsh Shire Youth Council
Nominations are now open for the 2022 Hindmarsh Shire Youth Council with young people across the district encouraged to apply.
Council working on future of waste, recycling services
Hindmarsh Shire Council last month approved the extension of the current waste and recycling collection contracts with Wimmera Mallee Waste to align with the collaborative procurement process.
Police investigate fatal crash on highway in Horsham
Police are investigating a fatal crash on Stawell Road in Horsham this afternoon.
How emergency relief centres will work this summer
In the event of a significant emergency this summer, relief centres in the Wimmera will operate differently due to Coronavirus restrictions.
Prepare now for the upcoming fire season
Despite the recent rain, now is the time to prepare properties as the fire risk rises as we move towards Summer.
GWMWater makes recreation allocation
Several local recreational lakes are amongst sixteen across the Wimmera and Mallee that will to topped up from GWMWater’s reserves for the upcoming summer season.
Upgrade for Herman’s Hill Nature Walk
Visitors to the Herman’s Hill Nature Walk in the Big Desert State Forest will gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the native plants and animals that grow and live in the forest, thanks to upgrades funded by the Victorian Government.
Daylight Savings Begins: clocks forward at 2am Sunday
It’s that time of year again - daylight savings begins this Sunday morning at 2am, when clocks go forward to 3am.
Frost warning for Sunday morning
The Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology has issued a frost warning for several forecast districts, including the Wimmera and Mallee, with temperatures tipped to drop to zero and below.
Reminder to be vigilant with cutting, baling, storage of hay
The CFA is reminding farmers to exercise caution when cutting, baling, and storing this season’s hay.
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