A changing clientele sees new areas on the way.CHALPAT SONTI November 22, 2012 4:33am
Seymour Youth and Fitness Club committee members at the site of the extension to its Chittick Park building.
Work has started on the extension to the Seymour Youth and Fitness Centre.
Centre president Sergio Prado-Arnuero said it was part of the changing make-up of the centre.
‘‘We have a group of eight or nine ladies coming here and for them boxing is not the main thing,’’ he said.
‘‘To do cardio training everyone can do that with a circuit. It is also very good for small kids and mature people. We have three or four people with back injuries and for them to be doing exercises on an upright bike is very hard.’’
He is also keen to broaden the types of users of the facility.
‘‘We want to diversify the target group.
‘‘The disadvantaged group need to be in contact with people who don’t belong to that group to lose their fear of socialising.’’
The extension is being built by Broadford-based Peter Griffiths, and was made possible by a $100
Merrigum Community Group president Sally Taylor met with Australia Post on Thursday to discuss retaining the town’s post office.
Police investigating a break and enter at a Mulwala club more than 10 years ago are renewing their appeal for public assistance by releasing an image of a person they believe has information to assist them.
Tatura’s Victory Hall is set for a big year as preparations get under way to celebrate the hall’s 90th birthday in September.
Former district resident and award-winning television producer Joanna Werner will no doubt be shopping for a glitzy gown ahead of the Emmy Awards in New York on February 20.
Rochester Secondary College school captains Dom Atley and Tim Poole have been accepted to study biomedical science in the first step towards becoming doctors.
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Fire destroys key public buildings in Seymour
Finley Henry Matheson was bestowed one of the highest Australia Day honours.
Heathcote Hostel residents were treated to a visit from Heathcote’s favourite horse, Sub Zero, as part of Australia Day celebrations.
Recent weather conditions have come as a mixed blessing for farmers, with high rainfall and humidity providing a respite for irrigators as well as difficult growing and picking conditions for fruit growers.
Darren McLoughlin only started playing croquet seven years ago.
From orchards to harvest to shelves, a new exhibition will celebrate the Goulburn Valley’s iconic fruit industry. The Photos of the Fruit Industry exhibition will run as part of the SheppARTon Festival in March and aims to share memories and history of an industry that has shaped the region.
Former Benalla footballer Tom Rockliff has been named captain of the Brisbane Lions Football Club.
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