2020 Winners Announced!

2020 Winners Announced!

BEST ON-FARM STORY COMMENDED: Fiona Myers – The Weekly Times – “Water wisdom” An easy to read piece about a topical, and at times complex, issue, providing practical and relatable information for others to learn from. HIGHLY COMMENDED: Kate Dowler – The Weekly Times –...
Journalism & Photography Award Finalists Announced

Journalism & Photography Award Finalists Announced

JOURNALISM & PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED ABC Gippsland, the Geelong Advertiser, the Horsham Times and The Weekly Times will vie for the prestigious media outlet of the year title at this year’s Rural Press Club of Victoria annual journalism and...
Awards Entry Date Extended

Awards Entry Date Extended

Awards Entry Date Extended Due to the current situation with COVID-19, we have extended our Awards submission deadline to give applicants more time.   We hope you and your team are going well in this trying time. We believe it’s imperative that we band together...
Ag Minister invites activists to farms

Ag Minister invites activists to farms

In front of a crowd of 100 Rural Press Club of Victoria members and associates, new Victorian Agriculture Minister Jaclyn Symes addressed questions about animal activists trespassing on farms. The lunch event, held on April 10, came in the same week vegans staged...
New RPCV committee

New RPCV committee

The Rural Press Club of Victoria has a new leadership team in 2019. President Laura Poole, returning for a second term, is joined at the helm by new vice president James Wagstaff, a senior journalist at The Weekly Times. The executive leadership team includes...