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Flood watch contributed photos

WE haven't been the ones busy snapping photos of the river rising across the region.. The public has been too.. Check out some of the contributed pics above

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Riverine Herald
Oct 17 2016
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The Murray River captured from the sky

Been wondering what the Murray River looks like from the sky?. Well you can stop wondering.. Because this week Alastair MacLean managed to capture it all - from the caravan parks to Wharparilla Drive.. Take a look for yourself in the photos above

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Riverine Herald
Oct 13 2016
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Gallery: Torrumbarry Weir

Torrumbarry is expected to reach 7.8m on Monday (major flood level), but at this level the water should remain within the levee system.. A flood community meeting will be held in Torrumbarry tonight at 8pm at the Torrumbarry Hotel Lounge. . Photos...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 14 2016
Entertainment

Mosquitoes, mosquitoes everywhere….

THE floods are here, the frogs are croaking and the mosquitoes are breeding like miniature, malevolent bunnies. . It’s not enough that these little buzzing monsters can cause huge, itchy lumps and sleepless nights – they also carry a variety of...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 11 2016
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Torrumbarry rides out the worst the river had

Murray River levels are still expected to remain high for the next few days.. Bendigo Incident Control Centre public information officer Gavin Quinn said Torrumbarry Weir peaked yesterday at 7.81m.. ‘‘We are advising residents to keep an eye on...

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Ivy Jensen
Oct 19 2016
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Flood water covers Picnic Point causeway - video

A MOTORIST snapped this video while driving through the causeway on Picnic Point Rd recently.. The causeway has been closed, however, some people have had to navigate the flood waters to get to and from their property.. Tarragon Rd has also been...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 13 2016
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Murray River flood watch update

THE Murray River at Echuca-Moama was set to reach its peak today at 93.5m, which is minor flood level. SES said at that height a number of caravan parks would be affectedby water. Meanwhile, the Torrumbarry Weir is expected to reach 7.9m on Monday...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 14 2016
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Clearing up our rain confusion

The rain keeps falling and concerns levels keep rising as flood warnings for key rivers in our region keep being ratcheted higher.. On Monday night hundreds of people swamped a community meeting in Rochester called to allay fears of potential...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 05 2016
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GALLERY: The flood impacted areas across the region

The Murray River at Echuca-Moama will peak at 93.5m tomorrow (minor flood level), which is lower than previously predicted and more than 1m below the 1993 flood level.. Above are some of the pictures captured across the region by Riverine Herald...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 13 2016
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Campaspe River closed

Maritime Safety Victoria director Peter Corcoran has closed the Campaspe River - between the Warren St bridge and the Ogilvie Ave bridge – to vessels and people until further notice

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Riverine Herald
Oct 13 2016
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Weirs to be fully opened to further manage high Murray flows

Several weirs along the Murray River will be opened during October as high flows continue to make their way through the river system. . This work is planned by the Murray Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) to maintain safety during flood flows. . The...

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Riverine Herald
Oct 05 2016
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Hume Dam - video

Heavy rainfall in the Murray River region has seen Hume Dam (16km east of Albury-Wodonga) open up 12 floodgates and provide a jaw-dropping show for onlookers.(Source: Albury Weather)

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Riverine Herald
Oct 03 2016
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