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Wimmera Mallee News is the new service that intended to bring news and advertising into one portal from our mastheads, The Warracknabeal Herald, Dimboola Banner and the Rainbow Jeparit Argus.

 

Warracknabeal Herald


The Warracknabeal Herald is bi-weekly newspaper printed Tuesday and Fridays. The Herald has been in circulation for 130 years and continues to be printed on the premises in Warracknabeal.

Warracknabeal has a population of 3,100 people and is the economic and local government centre of the Shire of Yarriambiack with a population of around 10,000.
Warracknabeal services the northern Wimmera and southern Mallee districts of the region, which is predominantly a rich wheat, cereal, legume and oil seed growing area. Fat lamb production is also a key income producer of the area. Much of the manufacturing in the area is aligned to servicing these industries.
 

Industries


Manufacturing, farm machinery - sales and service, auto parts, printing and publishing, agriculture, concrete production, crops, cereal and oil seed production, sheep, wheat.
 

Sections


Real Estate, Motoring, House, Education, Money- Investment, Farming, Gardening.
 

Prime circulation area


The Warracknabeal Herald has a circulation that reaches through the northern Wimmera and southern Mallee regions of north-west Victoria, servicing the townships of Warracknabeal, Brim, Beulah, Hopetoun, Minyip, Murtoa, Rupanyup, Watchem, Birchip, Jeparit, Rainbow and Yaapeet.
89 Scott Street, Warracknabeal 3393
Ph: 03 5398 2033
Fax: 03 5398 1031

 

The Dimboola Banner
 

The Dimboola Banner is a weekly newspaper printed on Wednesday.  The Banner has been in circulation for 137 years.

Dimboola is situated approximately halfway between Adelaide and Melbourne on the Western Highway, with a population of 2000. The Dimboola Banner was first published in 1879.
 

Prime circulation area


The Dimboola Banner circulates in the Shire of Hindmarsh including Dimboola, Jeparit, Gerang Gerung, Kiata, Antwerp and Tarranyurk.
100 Lloyd Street, Dimboola 3414
Ph: 03 5389 1440

 

Rainbow Jeparit Argus
 

The Rainbow Jepartit Argus is a weekly newspaper printed Thursday.

Rainbow and Jeparit are two towns which service the commercial, educational and medical needs of people living in an area spanning 2,000 square kilometres. The population of 1,000 is spread within the two towns and on farming properties in the district.  The Rainbow Jeparit Argus reflects the agricultural and social interests of the community, and also maintains a vibrant interest in district history.
 

Prime circulation area


The Rainbow Jeparit Argus circulates throughout the townships of Jeparit, Rainbow and surrounds.
30 King Street, Rainbow 3424
Ph: 03 5395 1517