Country Gossip

Latest news from the Arcadia District

Australia Day at Arcadia 2007

Posted on 26 January, 2007

There was a gathering of at least 70 people who came to the Community Centre to celebrate Australia Day. Everyone enjoyed the Aussie breakfast of snags, bacon, eggs and tomatoes. Kevin Murray raised the flag, he is a past player of the Fitzroy Football Club and Brownlow Medallist and has ...

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Arcadia Rail Crossing Upgrade

Posted on 8 December, 2006

Today warning lights and bells were commissioned at the northern rail crossing at Arcadia, this will certainly improve the safety for motorists using this crossing. However the question has been asked "Why not the south crossing as well"? where the road crosses the line at an angle ...

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Brigade to motor vehicle accident

Posted on 7 December, 2006

Tonight at 2000hrs the brigade was called to a mva on the Goulburn Valley Hwy 18km south of Shepparton, a Mercedes Benz sports car had collided with a tree, the driver being the only occupant though not seriously injured was trapped in the vehicle for approximately 45 minutes, the car was ...

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State Election Nov.25th 2006 Benalla Electorate

Posted on 25 November, 2006

Results from the Arcadia polling centre. Rob Mitchell. ALP 17 votes James Rainey. Family First 2 votes Hamish McMillan. Liberal 22 votes Bill Sykes. National 60 votes Kammy Cordner Hunt. Greens 3 votes Informal 5 votes Total of 109 voters at Arcadia for the Benalla Electorate

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Irrigation pipes being laid under Doyle's Rd.

Posted on 11 July, 2006

Today the Federal Member for Murray Dr Sharman Stone officially turned the first sod to mark the commencement of work on the Arcadia section for the duplication of the Goulburn Valley Highway. Vic Roads project manager Andrew Williams and Dr Sharman Stone Federal Member for Murray

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