Regional News

PICNIC RACE CLUB

The committee have started all the preparations and planning for their 2021 Tullibigeal Picnic Race Club Meet. The date is set for Saturday 27 March 2021 and it is sure to be a fabulous Race…


PLAQUE REVEAL

By Hayley Egan On Tuesday the 26th of January, Ruby Stevenson, a life long resident of Fifield and Allan Sparkes, the Lachlan Shire Australia Day Ambassador, CV, OAM, VA, FRSN, unveiled the new Memorial BBQ….



AUSTRALIA DAY

Trundle Recognised local Services: NSW Police NSW Ambulance NSW RFS Branches Backwater, the Troffs, Trundle Village, Bruie Plains, Blow Clear, Sandy Creek NSW Health SES – Donald Wright Trundle Overall Sports Award: Trundle Jnr Cricket…




TOTTENHAM YOUTH CLUB REOPENS

By Anne Coffey The Tottenham Youth Club held its first open night for many months on Friday 4th of December. Like many Youth Centres across the State the Youthie had been closed due to Covid…


MUSIC NEWS WEEK 7

Tullibigeal Central School primary students have been making the most of the opportunity to learn new instruments, with the morning guitar group working on chords and simple melodies, and the lunchtime keyboarders making good progress…


SCHOOL LEASES NEW LAND

Parkes Shire Council has allowed Trundle Central School to lease the land surrounding the town irrigation dam. The school will have access from early next year after repairs are completed to the irrigation pump but…


CHRISTMAS DOOR COMPETITION

Tullibigeal Central School students and staff have been working very hard the past week or so to get their doors done. More photos can be found on the School’s Facebook Page, linked below. Source and…


3-6 EXCURSION

Tottenham Central School has a very tired group of staff and students after a very big three days on excursion to Burrendong Sport & Rec. Activities undertaken included kayaking, grass skiing, archery, slip and slide,…


STUDENTS HELP CLEAN GRAFFITI

A group of students from Tullibigeal Central School helped Council staff clean up the graffiti which had been painted through the village after a vandalism attack recently. On Wednesday, 29 July night someone spray painted…


FUN FIFIELD VISIT

A group of friends enjoyed a delicious lunch and time together at the Fifield Hotel on Sunday, 26 July. They arrived at 11.30am and appreciated a chance to catch up. The group had a wonderful…


BRAND NEW SIGNS INSTALLED

Lachlan Shire Council has revamped entrances and installed new signs at five villages. Derriwong, Fifield, Burcher, Albert and Tullibigeal have all benefitted from the Commonwealth Government’s Drought Communities Program, with funding from the program obtained…


MAN OVER THE LIMIT AT LAKE CARGELLIGO

A man will face court after he was allegedly caught behind the wheel and over the limit in Lake Cargelligo. A 61-year-old man was stopped on Lorne Street in Lake Cargelligo at 5.45pm on Saturday,…


WORKS UNDERWAY AY FIFIELD HALL

Works are underway to improve Fifield’s Community Hall. The renovation is in the process of being finalised, which has been ongoing since the beginning of the year. Works include: •Patching, repairing and painting of external…


MB LOCAL TOURISM TV CAMPAIGN

Lake Cargelligo resident Jan Johnson will feature in a new TV advertising campaign which will be viewed across NSW this month to welcome travellers back to Lachlan Shire and the rest of Central NSW. The…


CASH SPLASH FOR LAKE CARGELLIGO SWIMMING POOL

The Lake Cargelligo Swimming Pool amenities block is getting a much needed facelift. The project will receive $825,000 grant under the Federal Coalition Government’s Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF). Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton,…


ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY AT LAKE

Police are investigating after a home was broken into and a car was allegedly stolen and used in an attempted armed robbery at Lake Cargelligo recently. Between 6pm and 7.55pm on Monday, 29 June, a…


WOOL STOLEN FROM LAKE CARGELLIGO

Unknown person/s have stolen a bale of wool and four Merino Sheep from a property near Lake Cargelligo. Police from Lake Cargelligo are investigating the theft of a bale of wool at a property at…


TULLIBIGEAL IRRIGATION COMPLETE

The Tullibigeal Recreation Ground Irrigation works have been completed. The irrigation works are part of the Tullibigeal Bore and Pipeline development project which remain under construction. The project is co-funded by Lachlan Shire Council and…