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Latest news from the Arcadia District

Fire call to hay bales

Posted on 9 August, 2005

The Arcadia Fire Brigade assisted the Moorilim Brigade at the scene of a baled hay fire at 1150hrs. on July 10th. The rolls of hay which were being transported along the Murchuison/Violet Town road caught fire, the driver was able to tip the hay off the truck on to the carriageway from where ...

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Local Player wins Murchison Golf Tournament

Posted on 9 July, 2005

(Photo courtesy Shepparton News) Ian Clarke who was partnered by Brian (Redda) Noonan took out the Four Ball Best Ball championship on June 17th at the Murchison Golf Course. Ian has been a long time member of the local club and Redda Noonan who now resides near Barooga in NSW went to school at ...

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Latest on the proposed Motor Cycle Track at Arcadia

Posted on 19 June, 2005

News item courtesy of The Shepparton News The original map on which the Arcadia group based it's opposition to the construction of the track. The new version of the track that was unexpectedly presented at the Tribunal hearing. The Arcadia and District Progress Assoc Inc whose members ...

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Arcadia Identity to head World Association

Posted on 2 June, 2005

Congratulations to Ross McPherson of Arcadia who was recently elected as the first Australian President of The International Newspaper Marketing Association. Ross, who is joint managing director of the McPherson Media Group, had been Vice President of INMA before being elected as it's leader ...

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Australia Day Celebration at Arcadia 2005

Posted on 26 January, 2005

Tom Boschetti, Gerald Quirk, Eileen Kennedy, Ian Clarke, Tony Matera. Eileen Kennedy (Boschetti) who gave the Australia Day address.

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