Shepparton student takes top prize

A Shepparton secondary school student has taken top prize in Victoria for her essay focusing on the service of Australians in World War I. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, and Minister for Regionalisation, Regional Communications, and Regional Education, Bridget McKenzie, congratulated Anna Howell from Goulburn Valley Grammar School for winning the Simpson Prize. Anna…

Avenel to get major mobile upgrade

People living in Avenel can look forward to new and improved telecommunications services thanks to the Federal Government’s Regional Connectivity Program. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, today announced that funding of almost $500,000 would go towards upgrading the capacity of the existing Telstra 4G macro cell base stations in both Avenel and Avenel South.…