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Major General the centenary speaker

The Deniliquin RSL Sub-Branch will welcome retired Major General David McLachlan OAM (pictured) as guest speaker for its centenary dinner this Saturday.. The dinner marks 100 years since the local sub-branch was formed, with more than 150 guests

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Abbey Flanagan
Jun 19 2018
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Historic feature on Deni

In 1842, 175 years ago, a young station owner named Augustus Morris set up the head station of the ‘Denelequin’ run on the present site of the Mundiwa homestead.. This was the birth of our town, Deniliquin.. In celebration of this

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Deniliquin Pa...
Jan 03 2018
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Land rescue training

A mock rescue operation which saw firefighters descend the Deniliquin levee bank in George St turned some heads on Friday afternoon.. Fire & Rescue NSW firefighters from Jerilderie, Moama and Mulwala took part in the mock rescue, which was held

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 19 2018
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Snapshot - Jan McAllister

Name: Jan McAllister.. Age: Old enough.. Occupation: Dispensary Technician at Eric Sim Pharmacy.. Favourite sporting team: Blighty Netball C Res.. Where were you born: In a hospital.. Who do you find most inspiring: Rosie Batty.. What was your

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Deniliquin Pa...
Jun 19 2018
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Riverside ‘rescue’

If you spotted firefighters rappelling down the banks of the Edward River in Deniliquin on Friday, you could be forgiven for thinking something awful had happened.. It was a bit hard to miss the fire truck and small group of firefighters in full

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 19 2018
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Ricegrowers deliver...

Three priority points from ricegrowers regarding the Murray-Darling Basin Plan were handed to Murray-Darling Basin Authority chair Neil Andrew on his recent visit to Deniliquin.. Mr Andrew met with representatives from SunRice and Ricegrowers

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 15 2018
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Deni’s top trainee

Watters Clothing employee Caleb Weir has progressed from trainee sales assistant to store manager in less than three years.. And it’s this drive to succeed that played a key part in the Deniliquin man taking out one of the top honours at the

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Deniliquin Pa...
Jun 15 2018
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Sheep sale report

Lamb numbers declined by half in what is best described as a true winter’s yarding at Deniliquin on Tuesday, with decent lines of good quality lambs scarce.. One agency did have a reasonable line-up of sheep, mainly Merino ewes, which boosted

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Contributor
Jun 15 2018
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Fun-filled school holiday program

Do you have your school holiday child care arranged?. The July school holidays are less than a month away.. Intereach Out Of School Hours (OOSH) Vacation Care provides safe, fun and engaging activities for primary school aged children from

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Contributor
Jun 15 2018
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Container compo

Deniliquin business owner Robert Hallum has welcomed news this week that an ‘assistance package’ is to be attached to the continuing rollout of the NSW Government’s Container Deposit Scheme.. The assistance is specifically to

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 15 2018
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Highway walker’s...

Deniliquin has left a lasting impression on well known highway traveller Mick ‘Walking Stick Mick’ O’Connor.. When passing through the town on Wednesday he received two welcome donations from local sisters Karen Martin and Tracie

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 15 2018
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Official station...

Crime fighting capabilities available to the Murray River Police District are now some of the best in the state, according to NSW Police Force Acting Commissioner Jeff Loy.. Act Comm Loy was in Deniliquin yesterday for the official opening of the

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Deniliquin Pa...
Jun 15 2018
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Weekend’s visitors...

Queen’s Birthday long weekend visitation at the Deniliquin Visitor Information and Peppin Heritage Centre totalled 150 people — 40 more than the whole of June last year.. The number of people visiting the centre last weekend was also

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 15 2018
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Ken is the community’s listening volunteer

Ken Smith (pictured) is known as the ‘listening volunteer’.. He has been a volunteer with Intereach Community Transport for nearly five years, and regularly drives local people at a stressful time in their lives.. ‘‘Every day

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Contributor
Jun 15 2018
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Weekender stay at luxury Moira Station

The tourism appeal of Moira Station and the wider Deniliquin district will soon be beamed out to Sydney audiences on the popular Sydney Weekender program.. The Seven Network program’s host Luke Carroll and the production crew recently stayed

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 12 2018
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Intereach thanks its dedicated volunteers

Intereach recently hosted a series of events across the Riverina to celebrate the dedicated volunteers who give up their time to make our communities a better place.. In the Deniliquin area, Intereach celebrated 32 volunteers including Joanne King

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Contributor
Jun 12 2018
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DENILIQUIN’S SWIM...

Chris Hayes’ dedication to developing strong swimmers and fellow coaches is renowned in the local area, as is his devotion to the Deniliquin Swimming Club.. Mr Hayes’ expertise as a technical official and referee has seen him officiate

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 12 2018
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Centenary celebrations

The final countdown is on for the much anticipated Deniliquin RSL Sub-Branch centenary dinner, which will be held on June 23.. Expected to attend are sub-branch members, representatives of other regional sub-branches and Deniliquin organisations

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Abbey Flanagan
Jun 12 2018
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Snapshot - Susan Fisher

Name: Susan Fisher.. Age: Undisclosed.. Occupation: Assistant store manager at Target.. Favourite sporting team: Collingwood.. Where were you born: Yarrawonga.. Who do you find most inspiring: My Mother.. What was your childhood ambition: To work in

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Abbey Flanagan
Jun 12 2018
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