April 2015

Published a story 24th Apr 2015 1:48 PM

LIFE on a million-acre cattle station in the remote East Kimberley has always come with its share of challenges and celebration for Jo Struber.

Job truly a lifestyle on million-acre property

LIFE on a million-acre cattle station in the remote East Kimberley has always come with its share of challenges and celebration for Jo Struber.

Published a story 24th Apr 2015 12:13 PM

JIMMY Cuthers is a larrikin so when he tells you he learnt to shear in jail; you’re forgiven for wondering if he’s jesting.

A life spent in the sheds

JIMMY Cuthers is a larrikin so when he tells you he learnt to shear in jail; you’re forgiven for wondering if he’s jesting.

Published a story 10th Apr 2015 11:03 AM

IF YOU’VE noticed a slightly northern flavour to the Rural Weekly lately then it’s time I made a confession.

Going north is simply tops

IF YOU’VE noticed a slightly northern flavour to the Rural Weekly lately then it’s time I made a confession.

Published a story 2nd Apr 2015 9:33 AM

IF YOU have ever considered taking your degree and heading to the back of beyond there is something you must read first.

Author studies vets of bush

IF YOU have ever considered taking your degree and heading to the back of beyond there is something you must read first.

Published a story 1st Apr 2015 3:17 PM

THIS is a Territory love story.

A Northern Territory love story born during mustering

THIS is a Territory love story.

March 2015

Published a story 30th Mar 2015 8:52 AM

WHEN Veronica and Dan Laffy started turning their Dalby cultivation country back to organic to describe their business approach, they knew it was a gamble.

A healthy approach for Dalby couple

WHEN Veronica and Dan Laffy started turning their Dalby cultivation country back to organic to describe their business approach, they knew it was a gamble.

Published a story 27th Mar 2015 8:38 PM

SMOKO, for those unfamiliar with the informal, outback Aussie term, is a noun defined as “a rest from work for a smoke, or tea break.

A smoko connection

SMOKO, for those unfamiliar with the informal, outback Aussie term, is a noun defined as “a rest from work for a smoke, or tea break.

Published a story 27th Mar 2015 8:03 PM

WHEN Ian Retallack lost his mum to cancer, he found himself on a journey – quite literally – in an emotive bid to save others from similar heartbreak.

One man’s trip by wagon across the Nullarbor

WHEN Ian Retallack lost his mum to cancer, he found himself on a journey – quite literally – in an emotive bid to save others from similar heartbreak.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2015 9:29 AM

IT STARTED tragically when a farmer from a drought-stricken property took his own life after shooting his starving cattle.

Angels take action

IT STARTED tragically when a farmer from a drought-stricken property took his own life after shooting his starving cattle.

Published a story 11th Mar 2015 1:17 PM

WHEN it comes to equality, 17-year-old Abbey Godwin- Smith believes women in agriculture rarely got the recognition they deserved.

Teenager reflects on women in agriculture

WHEN it comes to equality, 17-year-old Abbey Godwin- Smith believes women in agriculture rarely got the recognition they deserved.

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