Things you need to know
DENILIQUIN WATER RALLY:
A crisis rally is being organised in Deniliquin in response to the impact of drought.
Farmers, business leaders and community members are being urged to attend the rally to help send a clear message to politicians.
The rally will be held on Monday, August 27 in the Deniliquin RSL Club Auditorium, from 10 am.
DAIRY SUPPORT MEETINGS:
Murray Dairy is hosting five workshops across the region to give dairy farmers an opportunity to discuss how they are planning for what may be a dry season ahead.
The sessions will be held at Koondrook, Finley, Katandra, Kyabram and Tallangatta, starting from next week.
HAY RUN FROM THE GV:
More than 100 trucks have registered to run hay to northern NSW from this region at the end of the month.
Invergordon’s Leanne Rovers said the support had been overwhelming.
She said after going on a hay run earlier in the month, they had received an influx of calls from other locals looking to help.
■ Anyone wishing to donate to the August 31 to September 2 hay run to drought ravaged NSW, can phone Leanne and Eddy Rovers on 0419 307 868 or 0428 655 409 or visit: needforfeed.org
SILO ART QUEST:
A group of Colbinabbin people are hoping to fund a silo art project through the Pick My Project campaign.
If completed, the Colbinabbin silo would be the fifth to be painted in northern Victoria following silo art painted on silos in Tungamah, Goorambat, Devenish and Rochester this year.