HARRY’S OARSOME EFFORT

Harry Crouch has been selected in the Australian U23 Rowing Team to compete in the 2021 World Rowing U23 Championships to be held 7 to 11 July 2021 in Racice, Czech Republic. However, Rowing Australia…


JACOB FIRED UP FOR FINKE DESERT RACE

By Melissa Blewitt Condobolin’s Jacob Smith is looking to conquer the challenging course of the 2021 Tatts Finke Desert Race. A journeyman of the sport, Jacob finished second on the podium in 2019 after consecutive…


CONDOBOLIN CORROBOREE

The Condobolin Corroborree was held on Saturday, 29 May at Wiradjuri Corporation Condobolin. People travelled from near and far to be part of the occasion, making it a very memorable event. Elders braved the cold…


MASTER MASON IN THE CHAIR

By Anne Coffey Andrew Earney was installed as the Worshipful Master of Lodge Condobolin at the annual Installation Ceremony held at Lodge Condobolin on the 15th of May. After the ceremony, Lodge Members and their…


LACHLAN SHIRE COUNCIL SUPPORTING ROAD SAFETY

By Melissa Blewitt Lachlan Shire Council showed its support for National Road Safety Week through a range of activities. The Week ran from 16 – 23 May, and honours the memory of the 1,200 lives…


DRAFT PLAN ON DISPLAY

By Melissa Blewitt Local residents can now have their say on Lachlan Shire Council’s Draft 2021-2022 Operational Plan, Budget, Revenue Policy and Fees and Charges. The complete document is now available on the Lachlan Shire…


NRAR VISITS MORE THAN 2,000 PROPERTIES

By Melissa Blewitt Officers from the Natural Resources Access Regulator’s (NRAR) visited more than 2,000 properties over a six month period, including those in the Lachlan area. Undertaking NRAR’s routine monitoring program they clocked up…


LAVENDER TOP RAISES OVER $17,000

By Melissa Blewitt JR Contracting raised an amazing $17,325.50 for Condobolin Can Assist during their Lavender Top Harvest Fundraiser. “When we began this project we thought it might be possible to raise $10,000 for Can…


VINNIES VOLUNTEERS RECOGNISED FOR EFFORTS

By Melissa Blewitt St Vincent de Paul Society volunteers have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to their community. Five members were celebrated at a special luncheon at the Railway Hotel in Condobolin on Tuesday,…


CPS STUDENTS GO THE DISTANCE

On Monday, 26 April a number of Condobolin Public School, students travelled to Forbes to compete in the Lachlan PSSA Cross Country trials. They ran around the Forbes Racecourse with 10 students, Murray Worthington, Rory…


VERTO CONSULTANT RECOGNISED

CONGRATULATION TO VERTO CONSULTANT ANN MAREE DAVIES who has been recognised as one of three finalists in the prestigious 2021 NESA Employment Consultant of the Year awards.VERTO West Wyalong and Condobolin jobactive Employment Consultant, Ann…


VERTO CONSULTANT RECOGNISED

Congratulations to VERTO consultant Ann Maree Davies who has been recognised as one of three finalists in the prestigious 2021 NESA Employment Consultant of the Year awards. VERTO West Wyalong and Condobolin jobactive Employment Consultant, Ann Maree…


DAVE AND PAULEEN PLAY WELL

Condobolin Sports Club Women’s Bowls Social bowls Thursday 20th May, five ladies played a game of Triples with Judy Johnson leading for both sides. A great game, with no defeated players, Judy, Liz Goodsell, and…


CHS PARTICIPATE IN ‘DO IT FOR DOLLY DAY’

By Melissa Blewitt On Friday, 14 May, Condobolin High School students were encouraged to wear blue to celebrate kindness on ‘Do It For Dolly Day.’ Students and staff embraced its messages to be kind, dress…


A FUNDING BOOST FOR LACHLAN SHIRE COUNCIL

By Melissa Blewitt Lachlan Shire Council has received over $4 million under the Federal Government’s Local Roads and Community Infrastructure (LRCI) program. Over $42 million was allocated in the Federal Budget handed down by Treasurer…


GORGEOUS REDGUM GOANNA

By Melissa Blewitt Chainsaw artist Brandon Kroon (BK Carving) has completed a magnificent Redgum Goanna carving that will take pride of place in Condobolin. The River Redgum log was nearly five metres in length and…


SUCCESS FOR LOCAL LADY BOWLERS

Condobolin Sports Club Women’s Bowls Congratulations to Colleen Helyar, Judy Johnson, Pam Nicholl and Pauleen Dimos for winning the 2021 Regional 10, Senior Fours Championship held at West Wyalong on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th…


JOHN AND GREG TAKE TROPHIES

Condobolin Sports Club Golf Saturday we played a 4ball aggregate for the Dave Stuckey and John O’Donnell trophies. Thanks very much for your support. Winners of the day were John Adams and Greg Moncrieff with…


BLACKFIT FITNESS VISITS CONDOBOLIN

By Melissa Blewitt Blackfit Fitness believes every Aboriginal child should have an equal opportunity to learn and practice their culture, a healthy lifestyle and wellbeing. They specialise in programs that empower children and communities to…


DEFENCE FORCE VISITS CHS

By Melissa Blewitt On Wednesday, 28 April three Defence Force Recruiters visited Condobolin High School to talk to students about the Australian Defence Forces (ADF). Ben Kemp, Luke Goddard and David Boyd met with the…


70 YEARS OF SERVICE

On Saturday the 8th May members on Lodge Condobolin gathered at the Railway Hotel for a luncheon to present Right Worshipful Brother Mick Press, 89, and Worshipful Brother Hugh Crerar, 96, with a Certificate marking…