Good morning everyone!
It has been a chilly start to the day but there is not a cloud in the sky so hopefully a nice spring day is in-store for us.
Today is the first day of the Bendigo Agricultural Show.
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Partly cloudy day, patch of light frost early this morning. A top of 17 degrees.
Looks like trains from Bendigo to Melbourne are on time.
Fires still burning in New South Wales
Fires in the Blue Mountains flared up overnight, threatening containment lines.
Cool conditions gave crews an early reprieve with firefighters and volunteers looking to get on top of the fires that still burn in the Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury and the Southern Highlands.
Blue Mountains emergency recovery co-ordinator Phil Koperberg said now there was a serious threat of asbestos in areas which the fire has swept through.
Final day of trading in AFL
On the final day of trading the Brisbane Lions look set to secure premiership ruckman Trent West from Geelong.
While St Kilda will land Billy Longer from Brisbane and is well placed to snare Josh Bruce from Greater Western Sydney.
If it is your big day, I wish you a very Happy Birthday!
You share a birthday with lead singer from The Divinyls Christina Amphlett, Chad Smith from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, AFL player Brett Kirk and pop singer Katy Perry.
TODAY IS FAMOUS FOR. . .
1616 - Dutch mariner Dirk Hartog discovers Australia.
1961 - Private Eye, the British satirical magazine, is published for the first time.
1990 - Evander Holyfield knocks out Buster Douglas in the third round in Las Vegas to become the undisputed heavyweight boxing world champion.
JOKE OF THE DAY
What do you call a fake noodle?
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Have a good day,