The Berrigan Pool was officially opened Sunday to coincide the facility's 50th anniversary.November 14, 2012 4:18am
Berrigan Deputy Mayor Brian Hill, Berrigan Pool president Sue Chisholm, Berrigan and District Development Association president Joe Cottam and Lions Club representative Colin Buckle.
The Berrigan Pool was officially opened Sunday to coincide with the facility’s 50th anniversary.
About 170 people enjoyed fabulous weather for the first day of the 2012/2013 season.
Berrigan Shire Deputy Mayor Brian Hill officially opened the pool and presented pool committee president Sue Chisholm with a Berrigan Shire Flag.
Colin Buckle spoke on behalf of the Berrigan RSL and gave everyone an insight into how the pool was built for the town 50 years ago.
Mr Buckle also presented Mrs Chisolm with a donation of $500 from the Lions Club and then presented another $500 from the Berrigan RSL.
He then kindly presented another $500, a personal donation from he and his wife Lorraine.
The Berrigan RSL also donated an Australian flag to be flown at the facility.
Joe Cottam also spoke on behalf of the BDDA and encouraged everyone to enjoy such a wonderful facility.
Karen Senini was the winner of the raffle which is a dinner for two at the Federal.
A car and truck have collided at Barmah-Shepparton Rd in Bunbartha near Medland Rd. Both lanes are closed and people are asked to avoid the area.
The first preliminary final on Saturday saw the Tungamah seniors start their campaign against Waaia at the Rennie Recreation Reserve.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
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KYABRAM’S Margaret and Leonard Flint have come a long way since meeting in the early 1950s.
Avenel win over Nagambie to take top spot
Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
YOU probably wouldn’t expect to find an intensive care nurse running an award winning hotel and brewery, but that’s exactly what you will find when you visit Tooborac.
The preparations for the 10th Cobram Swap Meet have been given a boost with a brand new line marker. The Rotary Club of Cobram, which organise the swap meet, applied for a volunteer grant from the Federal Government, from which it received $4600.
At 77 years of age, popular local golfer Paul ‘Tango’ has claimed his second hole-in-one.
Tuesday, August 16
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