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Latest news from the Arcadia District

Silo Rescue

Posted on 25 November, 2010

Man rescued from Silo.The Arcadia Fire Brigade was called to an incident at the farm property 'Castle Bend', situated on Ross Road Arcadia at 1530hrs on November 3rd. A man was injured when he fell six meters to the bottom of a grain silo. The Brigade provided support in case of fire for the ...

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Arcadia Fire Brigade to plane crash.

Posted on 4 March, 2009

Arcadia Fire Brigade Tanker to plane crash.At 1430hrs on Wednesday 25th February, the Arcadia Brigade received a pager message to support Shepparton at a plane crash and fire at the Shepparton Airport. Local brigade resources were already stretched with 10 tankers being turned out to a fire in ...

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Australia Day at Arcadia 2009

Posted on 30 January, 2009

Australia Day at Arcadia 2009 An estimated 60 people gathered at the Arcadia Community Centre to enjoy a traditional "Aussie Brecky", cooked on the barby, people from the neighboring areas of Karramomus, Kialla, Shepparton and visitors from Melbourne joined with locals to celebrate ...

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New Irrigation Structure at Arcadia

Posted on 29 September, 2008

Proir to the irrigation season commencing a new regulator was installed on the Main Eastern chanel just north of where it crosses the Arcadia/Tamleugh Rd, the cost of this project was approximately$550,000.There was 612 ML/Day passing through this regulator when these photos were taken on Sept ...

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Farewell to Ian and Elaine Clarke

Posted on 17 May, 2008

Farewell for Ian and Elaine ClarkeTonight at the Community Centre a function was held to honor Ian and Elaine Clarke who are leaving the district to live in Shepparton. Ian has lived all his life at Arcadia and following his marriage to Elaine Adams of Tameleugh they have resided in the township ...

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