Arcadia News

Arcadia Fire Brigade to plane crash.

3/4/2009 16:29 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 large mulch windrows at Daldy Rd just north of Shepparton. The […]

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Australia Day at Arcadia 2009

1/30/2009 17:51 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 the event. The guest speaker was Councilor Cherie Crawford from The City of Greater Shepparton […]

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Farewell to Ian and Elaine Clarke

5/17/2008 9:53 Farewell for Ian and Elaine Clarke Tonight 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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Sale of Arcadia School Site

3/29/2008 15:12 The Sale of the Arcadia School and Residence On Saturday March 29th 2008 the Arcadia school, residence and land was auctioned; Vic Roads had bought the property in its land acquisition program prior to works commencing on the duplication of the Goulburn Valley Hwy in June 2006. The property was passed in at […]

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Calder Woodburn Memorial Re-dedication

3/16/2008 12:56 The Re-dedication of The Memorial was held on Sunday March 16th 2008 at the new Vic Roads Rest Area situated beside the new Goulbourn Valley Freeway at Arcadia; there were about seventy people present for the ceremony. Bernard Kennedy President of The Arcadia Progress Assoc. extended a warm welcome to all those present. […]

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Notes from Arcadia Landcare

6/10/2004 23:45 Weeds Over the past 10 years there has been a progressive spread of weeds into the Goulbourn Valley area, in particular the weed Patterson’s Curse has taken a foothold on both public and private land, the Arcadia area has not been immune from this menace. The Strathbogie Shire Council has a Land Management […]

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Fire Brigade Chatter

11/12/2004 23:40 Accident on Highway On Nov.11 2004 at 1830 hrs the brigade attended a MVA on the Hwy near Noonan’s Rd intersection, a collision occurred between a B Double truck and a station wagon, the driver of the station wagon was killed in the accident. The Moorilim brigade also attended in support.

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Sept.14th 2004 Meeting

9/14/2004 23:39 The 5th meeting of the Community Liaison Group was held on Sept 14th at Vic Roads Offices Shepparton. Arcadia members who were present were: Graeme Jennings, Chris Ferguson, Laurie Noonan, Gavin Doyle, Bernard Kennedy, reps. Were also present from the Shire Councils of Shepparton and Sthathbogie, The RSL, G M Water, Shepparton Inviromental […]

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