The Seymour District Memorial Hospital gets a big donation on the big night.BRONWYN ALLEN June 12, 2014 3:09am
Seymour Health chief executive Chris McDonnell accepting the cheque on behalf of Seymour Health from Seymour-Goulburn Lions Club president Heather Dunn.
Seymour-Goulburn Lions Club held its annual Changeover Dinner recently which acknowledged the work undertaken over the past 12 months and introduced the board for the coming year.
In her president’s speech, Heather Dunn spoke of the range of projects the club had undertaken including their major fundraisers with the Labour Day Market, run with the support of Seymour Apex, and the Oaks Day luncheon, run in partnership with the Seymour unit of the Cancer Council of Victoria.
These projects, with other smaller fundraising activities throughout the year, enabled the Club to distribute more than $13 000 to local, Australian and international projects. The dinner provided the opportunity to present a cheque to Seymour Health chief executive Chris McDonnell for the new Chemotherapy and Dialysis Unit, and a cheque to SES for the valuable work they do for the local community.
Several milestones were also acknowledged with 15-year membership awards presented to Bett Roworth and Bronwyn Allen and 10-year awards to Linda Johns and Carol Smith.
- Bronwyn Allen
Seymour-Goulburn Lions Club publicity officer
Veteran Newman to play for Dandenong once more
The Yarrawonga Pigeons defeated Corowa Rutherglen Roos by 76 points at the JC Lowe Oval in Yarrawonga.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
AFFORDABLE housing is only one of the reasons Melbourne property buyers are zeroing in on Echuca-Moama.
AFTER 46 years of garden growing, Rochester and District Garden Club members are hanging up their spades, drying out their gloves and getting ready to watch the weeds grow.
Gift fundraiser is looking for toddler talent.
Local export Willie Wheeler dominating at VFL level
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.
THE Heathcote Community will come together once again to honour the memory of car accident victim Georgia Edsall-French at a memorial day this Saturday.
Katamatite Lions Club held its 42nd annual handover dinner at the Boosey Creek Tavern on July 13.
Mathoura endured a harsh hammering to its playing confidence on Saturday with a 24-goal thrashing at the hands of Deniliquin Rovers.
The demand for organic milk in Australia is outstripping supply, creating an opportunity for the region’s dairy farmers.
The News magazines are online - read high quality magazines in your time. Check in regularly for the latest editions.
Riverine Herald's well regarded locally produced magazines. They're now online, so you can read them whenever and wherever you like.
Search for published and unpublished photos from McPherson Media Group newspapers and magazines. All our photos are available to purchase.
Place an advertisement in any one of McPherson Media Group's local newspapers.