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2021 RUGBY LAUNCH

By Hayley Egan On Saturday the 17th of April, Trundle Boomers Rugby League Football Club hosted a Season Launch at Trundle’s Services Club. The evening had a BBQ, entertainment as well as an auction for…


SKYFEST DANCE WORKSHOPS

By Melissa Blewitt Wiradjuri dance teacher and choreographer, Jo Clancy, visited Condobolin to conduct the first SkyFest: miima warrabinya dance workshop for local women and girls at the Wiradjuri Study Centre on Monday, 12 April….



SUPER SUCCESSFUL SHEEP SALE

By Melissa Blewitt A pen of Australian White Ewes made a top of $610 at the Condobolin Shedding Breed Female Sale. The sale was held on Thursday, 15 April at the Condobolin Saleyards and was…


BREASTSCREEN VAN HERE

By Melissa Blewitt The Breastscreen NSW Van will be in Condobolin until 12 May. It is located at the Brenshaw Medical Centre Car Park (3 Melrose Street, Condobolin). Local women can still make a booking…


GALA DAY

By Melissa Blewitt On Sunday, 11 April Condobolin Junior Rugby League held a Gala Day against Lake Cargelligo. The Under 16’s team played in the ‘Wade Grogan Memorial Pup Cup’. Wade was a junior life…


A FANTASTIC EFFORT BY FOURS

Condobolin Sports Club Womens Bowls Southern Slopes District Womens Senior Fours goes to Condobolin Sports Club. Condobolin Sports won the District Senior Fours for their second consecutive year, Colleen Helyar, Judy Johnson, Pam Nicholl and…


KEVIN ATTENDS MEETING

By Melissa Blewitt Condobolin’s Kevin Read joined other NSW Police Force employees from across Western Region to attend the Aboriginal Employee Network meeting at Dubbo in March. Attendees ranged from the region’s Aboriginal Community Liaison…







CONDO V’S CONDO MEN’S WELLBEING RUGBY MATCH

Condo V’s Condo Men’s Wellbeing Rugby Match – Dedicated to Wade Grogan On Saturday 10th April 2021 Condobolin Rugby Union again joined with Lee-Anne Denyer from Western Plains regional Development program “I’ve got ya back…


CONDO CORROBOREE

The Galari Bila Waga Dhaany’s is a Wiradjuri word Meaning Lachlan River Dancers is an Aboriginal youth Boys Dance group located in Condobolin will present to you the Condo Corroboree on Sunday, 29 May at…


WILLIAM AMER TO PERFORM

Compiled by Anne Coffey Renowned Anglo Australian Tenor William Amer will be performing at the ‘Harmonies on the Hill’ event to be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Condobolin on Friday, 30 April from…


PLEAS FOR HEALTH HELP

By Melissa Blewitt “It’s not the NSW Government suffering, it’s our families.” “Once you make the health system about money you destroy it.” “Why are services so much better for people in the city –…


TRONOX VISIT IVANHOE

A team from Tronox recently visited Ivanhoe Central school as part of a trip to the Ivanhoe region. Tronox are starting a new mineral sand mine 175km south –west of Ivanhoe. The heavy mineral concentrate…



WALK4CHRIST – MINISTRY VERSUS MISSION

I consider Walk4Christ 2021 to be 90%mission and 10 per cent ministry. Let me explain. I believe that mission is ‘outreach’ – with the Church contacting people outside the immediate worshipping parishioners, whereas ‘ministry’ is…




LANTERNS TO FILL THE CONDOBOLIN SKY

By Melissa Blewitt Sky Lanterns will fill the Condobolin atmosphere as part of the Condo SkyFest 2021:  Miima Warrabinya. The Sky-lanterns Project will see locals create beautifully unique lanterns which will be released during the…


REMEMBERING WADE AT RUGBY

By Melissa Blewitt The Condo verses Condo, ‘I’ve Got Your Back Mate’ Wade Grogan Memorial game was held on Saturday, 10 April. The Wellbeing Rugby match was attended by a fabulous crowd, who turned out…



FUNDING BOOST FOR LSC

By Melissa Blewitt Lachlan Shire Council will share in $21 million in funding aimed at fixing roads across western NSW. A total of $1,260,00 will be given to widen and reseal Merribogie Road, as part…



EXCEPTIONAL EXHIBITION

By Melissa Blewitt The official opening of the Condobolin District Landcare Water and Birds Art Exhibition was a wonderful success. Held at the Condobolin Community Centre on Friday, 9 April, the event was attended by…



WHITE CARD COURSE COMPLETED

On the 23rd of March, 17 students attended the Construction General Induction (White card) course at West Wyalong High School. The course provides students with general knowledge and understanding of safety requirements for working on…