Last Updated: July 29, 2014

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Politics

Abbott leads the world, but not the polls

Tony Abbott

AUSTRALIANS back Tony Abbott’s leadership through the MH17 crisis, but have refused to reward him here at home.

Machine

Foden steam engine makes $150K

STEAM ENGINE AUCTION

A PRIZED 1906 Foden steam engine has sold at auction for $150,000.

Property

Ollo oil in Parcoola land sale

 Bottles of Ollo extra virgin olive oil. packaging

THE producer of Ollo olive oil is letting go of its award winning vertically integrated brand.

Sport

Dressage ends on Scottish note

Dressage ends on Scottish note

THE Victorian Dressage Club’s annual inter-club teams event signalled the end of this year’s season at the weekend.

Stars snare ton of glory

Ovens & King FL, Tarrawingee vs Bright

THE race to become the first country footballer to boot 100 goals this season has gone down to the wire.

Country Living

Woolly West Fest raises the baa

 Competition artworks and shop window decorations lining the streets in Hamilton as part of the Woolly West Fest, which is ru...

THERE is something about knitting that is pulling together rural communities into wool’s warm embrace.

More to the island than cheese

More to this island than cheese

FOLLOW the food trail to King Island to discover gourmet delights set among some of Tasmania’s most dramatic landscapes.

Farm Mag

Snipping the season to taste

 Rob Pelletier. Beaufort. Farm Magazine Columnist

PRUNING fruit trees can be done in any season, it all depends on the job at hand.