Articles by The Condobolin Argus

Willowbend Sports Centre closed

The Willowbend Sports Centre is now closed. “Lachlan Shire Council wishes to advise that in response to the evolving coronavirus situation the Willow Bend Sports Centre will be closed until further notice,” a statement released…


LOCAL BUSINESSES TOLD TO CLOSE THEIR DOORS

To slow the spread of COVID-19, the Federal Government has introduced strict new rules for places of social gathering. The Prime Minister, state and territory Premiers and Chief Ministers met on 22 March 2020 as…


Condobolin Hospital is testing for COVID-19

Condobolin Hospital is testing people for COVID-19 if they meet the case criteria. A COVID-19 clinic at the hospital has been set up. According to a Western NSW Local Health District (WNSLHD) spokesperson COVID-19 testing…


Donna loses locks for a great cause

Donna Edwards has lost her locks to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation. She took part in a World’s Greatest Shave event at the Condobolin RSL Club on Friday, 13 March. Nathan Blackmore from Nate’s…


International Women’s Day celebrated

The Condobolin community celebrated International Women’s Day at the Railway Hotel on Saturday, 7 March. They enjoyed a fabulous meal and wonderful company and a delicious meal. Image Credit: Kathy Parnaby.


A fond farewell for Mr Mendes

Mr Mendes (far right) spent his final day at Condobolin Public School on Friday, 13 March. He is moving on to a new challenge at Weilmoringle Public School. ABOVE: CPS Principal Jessica Nielsen and the…




LIBERTY RURAL – QUALITY FUEL GUARANTEED

Liberty Rural are your local quality fuel distributors – quality fuel is guaranteed. Ensure all your equipment performs well this sowing season. GRI PROMOTION (March to May 2020) BONUS FREE SHELL PRODUCT OR BONUS SHELL…



AGT ILLABO PROVES IT’S VERSATILITY AND VALUE

Despite being bred as a dual-purpose winter wheat to suit mixed farming enterprises, the versatility of Australian Grain Technologies’ Illabo variety means it still has a fit in grain-only systems. This is exactly what New…




POSITION VACANT – LOCAL LANDCARE CO-ORDINATOR

Condobolin and Districts Landcare Management Committee Incorporated has a position available in Condobolin, Central West NSW. This is a Temporary Part-time position offering 14 Hours/Week to June 30, 2023. The successful applicant will work closely…


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Local schools introduce distancing measures

The NSW Department of Education has introduced proactive measures to limit the impact of COVID-19 in local and state wide schools. Condobolin Public School and St Joseph’s Parish School, have already announced the postponement or…


No ANZAC Day services in Condobolin

RSL NSW have cancelled ANZAC Day commemorations in Condobolin and across the state due to COVID-19 concerns. In a letter to all members, RSL NSW Acting President, Ray James, said after discussions with the NSW…


Local events cancelled in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 concerns have caused the cancellation of many upcoming local events. Western NSW Local Health District has said there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Condobolin. The Tullibigeal Picnic Races, which were…


Local schools introduce distancing measures

The NSW Department of Education has introduced proactive measures to limit the impact of COVID-19 in local and state wide schools. Condobolin Public School and St Joseph’s Parish School, have already announced the postponement or…



Brenshaw Medical committed to Condobolin

The Local community has been buoyed by the announcement a Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) had been secured for Condobolin Health Service. Western NSW Local Health District said in a statement last week, Condobolin Hospital has…






Quilting with Jen Kingwell

PIC: Renowned quilter Jen Kingwell is coming to Condobolin to share her knowledge and talk about her journey to becoming a global quilting celebrity. Image Contributed. By Melissa Blewitt Global quilting celebrity, Jen Kingwell, is…


Unlocking the potential of a horse

PIC: Mark Langley of Mark Langley Horsemanship (centre) with Emmeline Rolls on Honey and Connor Thompson on Narla. Mark conducted a three day workshop at the Pony Club grounds in Condobolin last week. MB. By…


Earthworks at Gum Bend Lake

Earthworks is underway at Gum Bend Lake in Condobolin. Lachlan Shire Council made the difficult decision not to fill the lake in August last year, however committed to maintaining the freedom camping area and the…