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MILLIONS FOR LACHLAN SHIRE

The NSW Government has provided Lachlan Shire Council with $10.1 million to flood proof local roads and boost tourism. NSW Nationals Upper House MP, Sam Farraway announced the funding on Tuesday, 21 July at the…

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PRESCHOOL PYJAMA FUN

On the last day of Term Two, the Condobolin Preschool and Childcare Centre, held a Pyjama Party Day. There was a plentiful supply of delicious lunch options and sweets. Each child and educator brought a…


A DOG-GONE GOOD TIME IN CONDOBOLIN

The art of training sheep dogs was proven to be alive and well in Condobolin, with local sheep dog trials boasting a strong turnout of competitors and spectators at the campdraft grounds. Weather conditions were…


SOPHIE HELPS OUT FARMERS

Sophie Kirk was intent on helping local farmers suffering from the effects of long term drought. She raised money by participating in a project called ‘Doonas for Drought’. Diamond Wool supplied the Doonas for Sophie…


PICNIC TIME

On 30 June, Lachlan Children Services held a picnic at the facility. They took advantage of the fabulous weather and look forward to hosting many more picnics/afternoon teas during the warmer weather. Everyone had a…


RSL OPENS WITH CAUTION

After the Covid 19 lockdown of pubs and clubs in NSW the RSL is open again and doing business with all the precautions in place for keeping people safe. Richard Barnes who is the current…


HELP FOR FARMERS TO ACCESS SUPPORT

Building on the success of the Drought Support Officer funded by The Martin Tooth Estate in 2018 WPRD have now employed a full time person to help farmers access support, submit freight subsidy applications and…


EYE SCREENING AT LACHLAN CHILDREN SERVICES

Lachlan Children Services had a very special visitor on Thursday, 18 June. Michelle from Western NSW Local Health District conducted the annual STEPS four year old eye screening program at the facility. The STEPS program…


A few years ago the Condobolin CWA donated funds to refurbish the Palliative Care Ward in Condobolin District Hospital. Now Ann Tunks a well known life member of Condobolin CWA and local artist has donated…


AMAZING SCULPTURE

The Sculpture Down the Lachlan Trail between Forbes and Condobolin has a new addition. A unique project, the trail will showcase talented artists and their work along the Lachlan River. The Trail will go from…


ANDREW SHARES A FAVOURITE BOOK

On Friday, 3 July Andrew Chamen, from Chamen’s Supa IGA, took part in the Condobolin Preschool and Childcare Centre’s began ‘Read to Me’ Program. Members of the community are invited to pick a children’s book…


CONDOBOLIN STROKE SURVIVOR HELPING OTHERS

Wiradjuri woman Charlotte Porter is intent on making a difference to other working age stroke survivors. Almost two years after suffering a debilitating stroke, the 31 year old has been selected to join the Lived…


LIFELINE FOR WHY LEAVE TOWN PROGRAM

Evolution Mining has handed the Condobolin Chamber of Commerce ‘Why Leave Town?’ program a lifeline. Thanks to a generous $5,000 injection from Evolution Mining, the Condobolin Chamber of Commerce is set to keep its ‘Why…


PRESCHOOL PLACEMENTS

A funding boost for Condobolin Preschool and Childcare Centre will see more placements offered at the facility. A $200,000 grant from the Federal Coalition Government’s Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) will help the Centre provide…


WIRADJURI PAINTINGS NOW ON DISPLAY AT COUNCIL

Indigenous artworks will now be showcased in the office foyer of the Lachlan Shire Council building in Condobolin. Lachlan Shire Council, as part of its ongoing partnership with the Wiradjuri Study Centre in Condobolin, will…


WALKING TO THE TOP

When Tanya Petropoulos was thinking of what to do to add some challenge to her life she decided to walk from the southern most tip of Australia on Wilson’s Promontory in Victoria to the Northern…


NEW STAFF AND IMPROVEMENTS AT HIGH SCHOOL

Condobolin High School has welcomed three new staff members to the faculty. Emily Peace (Music), Tyson Oakley (Georgraphy/PE) and Joshua Bonsing (Science) have all joined the Condobolin High School team. Acting Principal Matthew Heffernan said…


VILLAGE FAIR FUN AT CPS

Condobolin Public School students had enormous fun at a Village Fair event on 30 June. The Village Fair was a whole school reward for all students being strong, smart and proud.



NEW RELIEVING HEAD TEACHER FOR CHS

Jess Borsovszky who has been successful in being appointed as the Relieving Head Teacher Secondary Studies for the remainder of the year at Condobolin High School. She will be relieving for Mrs Bev Small as…


MAKEOVER FOR CPS LIBRARY

The Condobolin Public School Library is getting a makeover. It is still a work in progress, but staff are very excited to share the facility with students in term Three. School Captains had a sneak…


FOOD TECHNOLOGY SUCCESS

In Week Eight, Condobolin High School Year 11 Food Technology students had to cook a lemon meringue pie for their practical Assessment Task. All the students are to be commended on their time management and…