Children eligible for COVID vaccine this week

Children across Victoria will start receiving their first dose of a COVID 19 vaccine this week, with bookings already proving strong. The state government says family friendly state vaccination centres will join GPs and pharmacies in...

Big entertainment names to head to Mildura

The Australian Ballet's received state funding to tour regional Victoria including Mildura. The city will also be hosting the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, which also received funding under the Touring Victoria and Small Regional Presenters programs. The orchestra's...

Local COVID patients treated at home

Hundreds of locals with COVID are being treated at home to keep hospital beds free. DR KANE TREBLE from Mildura Base Hospital's told the Sunraysia Daily the local health system wouldn't cope if people had to...

Pickers still needed for local harvest

Sunraysia's table grape producers are still needing pickers over January to help with their harvest. Victorian Nationals leader PETER WALSH says it'll take months or even years before enough overseas workers enter the country to pick...

Local COVID 19 numbers update

The number of daily COVID 19 cases has dropped in Mildura, which recorded another 44 infections yesterday. That takes the region's active tally to five-hundred and sixty-four. Swan hill's active tally now stands at fifty-nine after another...

A hot one for today

Summer's again hitting Mildura with the city forecast to hit 41 degrees today. Tomorrow is going to be another hot one with a top of 40 degrees.   nb-peter1001.mp3   PETER OTTO from the weather bureau there. It's going to stay...

Missing Broken Hill woman and children located

A woman and her two children reported missing from Broken Hill have been located safe and well on the weekend. The 42-year-old woman was last seen on Thursday 9 December 2021 at her home on Blende...

Fire with Toxic Smoke – Wemen/Bannerton

A Watch and Act - Industrial Fire message has been issued by the CFA for a fire in an Almond processing plant involving chemicals which may involve toxic smoke. The smoke plume is heading in the...

NSW fire continues to grow

Rural Fire Service NSW is reporting that the bushfire North of Top Hut Road, West of Mungo National Park, is still being controlled. The fire area is now listed as 9,500 hectares. The Alert Level is listed...

Every K Counts!

Drivers are being reminded every km Counts when driving through Wentworth Shire towns this holiday season. Local Illustrator and Graphic Designer Gary Davis has worked with Coomealla High School Arts students on a collaborative illustration for...