A FOND FAREWELL FOR LEE-ANNE

On Friday, 8 October Western Plains Regional Development held a farewell morning tea for Lee-Anne Denyer.Everyone wished her all the best for her future endeavours. Image: Dennis Brady, Hannah Deeves, Terri Vane-Tempest, Donna Johnson, Heather…

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FREE ONLINE WORKSHOPS FOR LEARNER DRIVERS

Advertorial. Parkes, Forbes and Lachlan Shire Councils will be hosting two more online workshops for parents and other supervisors of local learner drivers, full of practical advice and information about completing the 120 hours of…


LLCS RECEIVES A FUNDING BOOST

Lower Lachlan Community Services in Lake Cargelligo have received a $20,000 funding boost them modernise their operations and improve the services they deliver. The money was allocated through the Social Sector Transformation Fund. The Social…



CONDOBOLIN POOL TO OPEN

The Condobolin Swimming Pool opened on Thursday, 7 October. A $239,000 upgrade of the Toddler Pool will add to the facility’s appeal during the 2021/2022 season. The project is funded by a combination of Council…


KIACATOO SILOS TO OPEN

Kiacatoo Silos will be open for the 2021 harvest season after a seven-year hiatus. However, only wheat will be received at the site. All other grain deliveries will have to be taken to Condobolin. GrainCorp…


CWA MEETING THROWBACK

Image of the Ungarie CWA members from 1995. Credits: West Wyalong and beyond Facebook Page. Image and information was found from Astride the Humbug book 2. • Image: Ungarie CWA branch members and guests, September…



ANNUAL LOCAL HERITAGE FUND IS NOW OPEN

The annual Local Heritage Fund is now open. Applications are being invited for financial grants to assist with conservation and restoration work, according to Lachlan Shire Council. Examples of the type of work which can…


PAM VICTORIOUS IN HANDICAP SINGLES MATCH

Condobolin Sports Club Women’s Bowls Wednesday 22nd September one game of Handicap singles was played between Wendy Ryan, on a three shot handicap and Pam Nicholl, on a one shot (-2) handicap. Wendy started the…


UNGARIE HOTEL HISTORY

Ungarie Hotel was originally built in 1883 while it was still a small settlement. The town wasn’t established as a village until the 31st of March 1894 after the settlement was surveyed by Surveyor A….



PEARL SAYS FAREWELL TO POOL

New challenges are waiting for Pearl Toomey, who is saying farewell to the Condobolin Pool after nine years. “I call Pearl “my angel” as she always was there when I needed her to be and…


HUGHES AND LYON SHARE STORIES

NSW Blues and Australian bowler Nathan Lyon joined NSW Breakers and Sydney Sixers star Emma Hughes beamed into Condobolin Public School on Wednesday, 15 September to speak with students as part of the 2021 Cricket…


WOMEN’S BOWLS IS BACK IN CONDOBOLIN

Condobolin Sports Club Women’s Bowls Hello all, it’s time to return to bowls, and our Club is opened for all to enjoy. Bowls NSW has issued a Circular permitting Local Regional Areas that have came…


U15’S NSW ALL SCHOOLS AFL CARNIVAL

Harry Roscarel attended the U15’s NSW CHS AFL Carnival in Coffs Harbour, from the 19th-22nd April, as a member of the Riverina Southwest team. After an exceptional performance over the course of the carnival, Harry…


TALENT SHOW RESULTS

Tullibigeal Central School held a Talent Contest on Thursday the 16th of September, it was a great success. The school sent their thanks to all their students who entered, they all did an amazing job….



TRONOX IN IVANHOE

Compiled. Sources: https://majorprojects.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/ and https://www.spglobal.com/ Tronox is one of Australia’s premier mineral sands miners. Tronox’s mining and mineral separation operations, formerly owned by Cristal, are located in the Murray Basin region. Tronox are currently ranked…


LOCAL EWE LAMBS SMASH RECORD

A line of 10 Scanned In Lamb (SIL) Australian White ewe lambs from Condobolin have sold for $1,351 per head, smashing the shedding breed’s record once again. RB Jones and Partners, of ‘Needlewood’, Condobolin offered…


EXPERIENCED FARM HAND

We are seeking an experienced farm hand to work with farm owner as well as independently. Experience in operation of plant & machinery, as well as working with sheep and cattle is essential. Other day…


HSC TO GO AHEAD FOR ALL LACHLAN SHIRE STUDENTS

All HSC students across the Lachlan Shire will get the opportunity to complete their studies in 2021, with the full complement of HSC exams to go ahead from 9 November 2021. Some 68,710 students are…