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Rotary exchange applications open

KYABRAM Rotary Club is after students interested in exchange for the 2018 school year.. Rotary Youth Exchange provides an outstanding opportunity for students to be a part of a well-managed and secure exchange program.. Places are available in many

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Mar 23 2017
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Heaven on earth

‘The Picture Become Clearer’ OR ‘Can you see the view?’. I love bush walking. My heaven on earth experience is walking in the mountains through the bush on a beautiful sunny day admiring God’s incredible creation.. In the bush, you get

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 23 2017
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Tickets are being snapped up quickly

TIME IS running out to secure tickets to a big night of fun in our town.. The Kyabram Bocce Club, in conjunction with Westside Talent presents the MAMA Dinner Dance.. It will feature impersonations of some of the best Italian performers and will

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 23 2017
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Market moves into twilight zone

MARKET time is approaching in Girgarre.. A twilight market is on March 31 at the Girgarre Recreation Reserve.. Co-ordinator Doug Gray said it would be different to the popular Girgarre market.. “It’s an open market where anyone can bring

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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Heritage is in focus

MERRIGUM Historical Society committee is working hard preparing for its 22nd annual Heritage Day on April 2 at the Merrigum Museum.. There will be a great line-up of working demonstrations of pioneering skills such as sleeper cutting, blacksmithing

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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Green light for burning

LANDOWNERS across Campaspe shire can now apply for permits to burn.. Permits will only be considered for burning fine fuels (less than 6mm such as grass, stubble and crop residue) to help grain growers prepare for sowing crops before winter.. CF

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Mar 22 2017
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Purple is powerful

JUST as it is with hot pink, not everyone can carry purple as a fashion statement.. But Kyabram can.. And does.. Because in our community purple is not a fashion statement, rather it is an overt and celebrated commitment to caring about those

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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$40,000 goes in ram raid

RAM-RAID thieves have stolen $40,000 worth of motorbikes and equipment from Rightline Motorcycles.. Rightline manager Daniel Old said he was devastated after the smash-and-grab raid on their premises early yesterday morning.. The stolen goods were

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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From the past

Great show for two-bob. AN ENTERTAINING ladies’ football clash between Butch’s Bashers and Cooper’s Crushers was held at the Kyabram Recreation Reserve on Sunday, July 9, 1961. Admission 2 shillings.. The match was described in the Kyabram

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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Safety hub is a step closer

SETTING up a local safety hub for victims of abuse is one step closer following a meeting this week.. Nine organisations attended Campaspe Family Violence Action Group’s first operational committee meeting in Echuca on Tuesday which aimed to bring

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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This great window had...

THE DESIGN work at Catharina’s Vintage Stitches in Kyabram was recognised when it won the Australian window display competition for Tilda Fabric.. Tilda, a global quilting and sewing brand, ran the competition to promote a new fabric range among

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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We’ll all miss...

GUS UNDERWOOD pays a tribute to a Kyabram icon who was his friend for more than 60 years and a neighbour for nearly 40 years.. Kyabram has just lost a treasure – a human treasure.. The recent death of John Campbell Wakenshaw – just

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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Letters to the editor

Migrants aren’t to blame. JIRI Kolenaty of Rushworth (Free Press March 8) claimed our politicians have lost their way because of their ’migrant’ backgrounds and then continued to outline the potential risks migrants pose to our

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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Smokes, butt no fire with shire’s youth

CAMPASPE Shire recently completed a six-month tobacco test purchasing program to gauge whether local retailers were upholding their responsibilities under the Tobacco Act 1987 not to sell tobacco to people under the age of 18 years.. Of the 39

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 22 2017
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Blazing saddles drum up $1600 Gift

NOTHING says country quite like jumping in the saddle to raise money for your mates.. Seven horseriders raised $1600 for The Gift by riding 120km across Kyabram and district as part of Imojen’s Ride.. Back for its second year, the three-day ride

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David Rak
Mar 22 2017
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News in brief

Stolen goods turn up in unregistered car. A WHITTINGTON man, 42, appeared at the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court last week after Kyabram police discovered stolen goods in his car.. Police stopped the man travelling in an unregistered vehicle on Dawes

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Mar 22 2017
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Forgive and don’t...

JESUS taught the disciples to pray, “Forgive our sins, as we forgive those who have sinned against us,” He did not intend it as a command, but He was simply stating a principle of grace. Yet, we often see it interpreted as law. For example

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 17 2017
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Review for rates

THE VICTORIAN Government last week announced a motion to establish a parliamentary committee to examine the impact of the Fair Work Commission’s decision to cut penalty rates.. The Penalty Rates and Fair Pay Select Committee will look at the

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 17 2017
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Stanhope’s dairy win...

WITH the search on again for Australia’s Legendairy Capital, Dairy Australia is encouraging those interested in nominating their town to reflect on the program’s inaugural title holder Stanhope.. Stanhope used the program’s funding to build

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 16 2017
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