Covid Vaxx pop-up in Wentworth on Friday

A pop-up COVID vaccination clinic will be held in Wentworth on Friday. Far West Local Health District says it'll be for Wentworth LGA residents who'll need to bring photo ID and their Medicare card. It'll be on...

Local council meeting will debate rate relief today

Mildura council could bring in initiatives designed to help ease the financial pressure from businesses struggling during the pandemic. A report's recommended councillors endorse a Relief Package worth over $380,000 to support local businesses and community...

Concerns for Hattah Robinvale Rd

Mildura police are urging drivers to be careful along Hattah Robinvale Road. They've noticed an increase in traffic with heavy vehicles often using the stretch of road, which has a speed limit of 100km/h. Officers say one...

Local construction unaffected by shutdown

Building sites in Victoria's north-west including Mildura will NOT be impacted by a two-week shutdown. The Victorian government ordered the shutdown in locked down areas of Victoria after a violent anti-vax riot oputside the CFMEU offices...

Time line to reopen Latrobe

Latrobe Uni has put together a roadmap to reopening its campuses including Mildura saying it's a two-staged approach once national vaccination thresholds have been hit. From now until November the uni says it'll provide support and...

Qantas bargain invite to visit Sydney

Qantas is offering fares as low as $129 for flights between Mildura and Sydney in a bid to get people back into the sky. The airline's hoping the Victorian NSW border will reopen in early November...

Local jabs behind the state average

More than 77% of residents in Victoria's north-west have had at least one COVID vaccination. And 48% of people aged 15 and over have been fully vaccinated. For the Mildura local government area just under 41% of...

Local exposure sites removed by DHHS

Two COVID exposure sites in Mildura have been removed from the government's list. And the number of active COVID cases in the city has also dropped to four.   Image by Klaus Hausmann from Pixabay  

Number plate theft on the rise

There’s been a rise in the number of number plates being stolen across Mildura. Police are encouraging locals to have anti-theft screws to put on vehicles and trailers, which help deter offenders. And anyone who’s had a...

Enjoy holiday campfires with care

Locals are heading to state forests and reserves in the Mallee as they try to enjoy their school holidays. However they’re being urged to take care when it comes to campfire safety and follow the rules...