Lifestyle

Raising the bar in London

For Carmine Conte, a former Shepparton student born to Italian parents, the pathway to becoming a successful lawyer was not always easy.. ‘‘The trajectory of my legal career has been somewhat unusual,’’ he said

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Tara Whitsed
Sep 21 2017
Lifestyle

Chipping in to raise funds for a good cause

The winning team of Ellen Chard, Yvonne Moncrieff and Faye Goodman took out Friday’s Sir Ian McLennan Challenge Bowl.. The Mooroopna Women’s Golf Club and Shepparton Riding For The Disabled joint charity event saw 87 players compete

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Declan Martin
Sep 20 2017
Lifestyle

Holiday art workshops

Those keen to get crafty this school holidays may enjoy participating in a free art workshop at the G.R.A.I.N. Store in Nathalia.. The workshops are part of the WILDFlowers community arts project, which began with an artist residency by visiting

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Shepparton News
Sep 20 2017
Lifestyle

Happy, healthy life

Author Angela Peris has devised a guide to help people lead a happier and healthier life.. Your Human Blueprint to an Extraordinary Life took Ms Peris two-and-a-half years to write and aims to show people how their emotional wellbeing and spiritual

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Sionnie Kelly
Sep 20 2017
Lifestyle

Head to Stanhope and...

Where else but at Stanhope Ute Show can patrons find all things utes, sponge cakes and mower races?. The committee has been working together to make this year’s event at Stanhope Hotel on Saturday bigger and better than ever.. Entries are on

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Declan Martin
Sep 19 2017
Lifestyle

A Beryl special...

Turning 90 is a big deal, so it is only fitting the milestone is celebrated across three days, not just one.. Shepparton’s Beryl Alexander turned 90 on Monday, September 11, but started celebrating on Sunday with her family.. The festivities

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Sionnie Kelly
Sep 19 2017
Lifestyle

Perfect day for charity

Yesterday’s successful Powercor Tour de Depot raised $65000 for charity partners Shepparton Foodshare and Inspired Carers.. More than 200 riders took part in the cycling events and others came to enjoy the Love Your Local Market stalls on the

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Declan Martin
Sep 18 2017
Lifestyle

Yorta Yorta ties a boon for us

Nathalia’s Bardi Gras started in 2011 as a component of Nathalia and District Development Corporation’s annual Easter Saturday market. yortayortatiesaboonforus. Each year, for seven years, the Bardi Gras has celebrated our Aboriginal

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Shepparton News
Sep 18 2017
Lifestyle

A day out at the races for community groups

The Shepparton Greyhound Racing Club hosted a community day last week, supporting local disability organisations.. The event, part of a series of functions at 13 clubs, saw more than 80 people, including staff, clients, their families and carers

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Hayden Thomson
Sep 18 2017
Opinion

We’ll miss you Bob

I start this week’s story on a sad note.. A man known to many anglers in our region and beyond, and someone I was proud to call a mate, has died.. Bob Darley taught me much about fishing; the regular morning cuppas and chats in his

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Shepparton News
Sep 15 2017
Lifestyle

Masterclass for...

Classical musicians have a chance to increase their skills through a special Orchestra Victoria masterclass.. Held by Orchestra Victoria’s Waratah String Quartet, the masterclass will be part of an afternoon of classical music which will

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Sionnie Kelly
Sep 15 2017
Lifestyle

Stuart and Joan...

1. Stuart and Joan Wilson.. 2. Julie, Rohan, Trevor and Dianne Wilson.. 3. Rohan, Julie, Stuart, Joan, Trevor and Dianne Wilson.. 4. Michelle, Rohan, Julie, Stuart, Trevor, Joan, Melissa and Dianne Wilson.. 5. Stuart and Joan Wilson with their

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Shepparton News
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

Connect to nature

People wanting to connect with nature are invited to attend a community day at Boulevard Bush Reserve on Sunday.. RiverConnect project officer Melinda Weston said the event was in partnership with Shepparton Mooroopna Urban Landcare Group

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Shepparton News
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

Shepparton Search and Rescue's 45th anniversary...

1. Shepparton Search and Rescue members with Victoria State Emergency Service members.. 2. Michael D’Elia with family members.. 3. Ross Wilkinson with family members.. 4. Shepparton Search and Rescue members at the 45th anniversary

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Shepparton News
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

Verney Road School Debutante Ball, GV Hotel, Shepparton on...

1. Emilie Harrison and Jye Lowden.. 2. Grace Egan and Russell Eden.. 3. Nicola Villani and Marcus McCubbin.. 4. Beth Seccull and Jaas Cooper.. 5 & 9. The debs were presented to Verney Road School principal Janet Gill-Kirkman and City of Greater

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Shepparton News
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

Best woman cave in town

Welcome to the woman cave of Jenni Cleave where serious horsepower lives.. The pride of Ms Cleave’s shed is her restored custom Chevrolet 1957 150 series two-door business man’s coupe and her Sport 1200 Harley Davidson motorcycle.. The

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Declan Martin
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

A cultural feast

The smell of food wafted through the outdoor area of Shepparton’s Encounter Christian Church on Sunday.. There was plenty of laughter as people gathered to enjoy the first Encounter Christian Church Food Festival.. The event featured a wide

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Sionnie Kelly
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

Spectacular orchids on...

A gorgeous display of orchids will be on show this weekend at Kialla Paceway.. The Goulburn Valley Orchid Spectacular is an annual event that sees people travel from across Victoria and interstate to enjoy stunning varieties of orchids now in

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Sionnie Kelly
Sep 14 2017
Lifestyle

Time to dance again

A night of dancing and fun awaits those attending the Dookie Community Olde Time Ball this month.. The town’s memorial hall has hosted many balls, but it has been about six years since it last hosted the popular event.. For long-time ball

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Sionnie Kelly
Sep 13 2017
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