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KINDERGARTEN TRANSITION AT ST JOSEPH’S

Kindergarten Transition visits occurred at St Joseph’s Parish School Condobolin. Both Lachlan Children Services and Condobolin Preschool and Childcare Centre had a look at what ‘big school’ entails. Plenty of smiling faces visited St Joseph’s…

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PINK RIBBON DAY SUCCESS

Trundle’s Pink Ribbon Day was held on Saturday the 30th of October, at the Trundle Services and Citizens Club, and was a huge success! This is the 6th year the event has happened, with each…


EMBRACING WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT

The Condobolin SHINE Women’s Group are excited to be exploring new learning and friendship opportunities. On Tuesday, 2 November the group took part in an ‘Art in the Park’ initiative, and on Tuesday, 9 November…


TRACTOR VISIT TO CONDOBOLIN PRESCHOOL

Children at Condobolin Preschool and Childcare Centre (CPCC) were recently surprised when a Versatile 400 came to visit. “Several of the learning rooms at CPCC have a high interest in farming,” Centre Manager Karen Worthington…


SACC HOSTS HALLOWEEN PLAYGROUP

Condobolin Schools As Community Centres held a Halloween themed Playgroup at Willowbend Sports Centre 2877 on Tuesday, 26 October. “A great morning for our Halloween themed playgroup with spiders in our goop, painting Jack-O-lanterns, dressing…


CONDOBOLIN IS PRETTY IN PINK FOR AWARENESS

Condobolin was pretty in pink on Friday, 22 October to raise awareness and money for breast cancer research. Every 27 minutes an Australian woman will hear the words “you have breast cancer” and that is…


LOCAL COMMUNITY EMBRACES SPOOKY SEASON

Condobolin well and truly embraced the spooky season on Sunday, 31 October. Hundreds of local children dressed up in their scariest or most inventive costumes to trick or treat around town. There was no shortage…


ENJOYING THE ‘CUP’ IN CONDO

The local community donned their best outfits and showcased their fascinators during Melbourne Cup celebrations in Condobolin on Tuesday, 2 November. The Condobolin RSL Club held a luncheon, while the United Hospital Auxiliary held a…



SUCCESSFUL SEASON FOR CONDOBOLIN JRL

Condobolin Junior Rugby League held their annual Presentation Day on Saturday, 9 October at Pat Timmins Oval. The Team of the Year was awarded to U12s BLUE. The Sportsmanship Award went to the Under 12’s…


HAIDEE NAMED 2021 SHOWGIRL

Haidee Yeomans has been announced as the 2021 Condobolin PAH and I Association Showgirl. The 20-year-old Disability Support Worker is the daughter of Paul and Leanne Yeomans of Condobolin. Haidee was sashed at the Condobolin…


FROSTY’S MEMORIAL BOWLS DAY

Frosty’s Memorial Bowls Day first commenced in Tottenham NSW, in 2016. It was founded by Frosty’s niece Colleen and his mate Todd, who continue to lead the organisation each and every year, along with volunteers…


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…


ALINTA’S NEW ROLE AS TAP COORDINATOR

Alinta Atkinson is the new Training As Parents Program (TAP) Co-ordinator in Condobolin. The TAP program aims to support parents of Indigenous children to increase attendance, increase parental involvement with education providers, increase Indigenous preschool…


LOCALS CHEER ON THEIR TEAMS

Local residents got into the spirit of the National Rugby League Grand Final on Sunday, 3 October. They donned their rugby league teams colours and were unashamedly biased towards the teams of their choice. The…


RACHEL TO TAKE ON NEW CHALLENGES

Lachlan Children Services Coordinator Rachel Brook has decided to embrace new challenges. She has said a fond farewell to the facility after eight years on Friday, 10 September. “We would like to thank you for…


CONDOBOLIN ASKS R U OK?

The Condobolin community participated in R U OK? Day on Thursday, 9 September. They embraced yellow to showcase its support for the important initiative. It was a time to remind Australians that every day is…


LOCAL POLICE JOIN IN CHILD PROTECTION LESSON

Sergeant Hunter from Condobolin Police Station, joined in with Lachlan Children Service’s Child Protection Zoom lesson recently. He spoke to staff and children about how to stay safe and identifying our safe people. Children and…


STUDENTS SHOWCASE SKILLS AT CARNIVAL

A great day was had at the Lachlan PSSA Athletics Carnival on Friday, 6 August. Condobolin Public School students showcased their best effort and behaviour on the day, with personal best performances, broken records, and…


CPS KIDS CLUB PROVING VERY POPULAR

More than 50 Stage One Condobolin Public School students participated in Kids Club from Monday, 2 August to Thursday, 6 August. “Thank you to our SRC leaders who are doing a wonderful job guiding and…


BOOK WEEK FUN

Each year since 1945 the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) has brought children and books together across Australia through CBCA Book Week. Usually during this time schools and public libraries spend one glorious week…


ENJOYING MOVEMENT CLASS

Lachlan Home and Community Care (HACC) clients enjoyed a very brief comeback to Gentle Exercise classes with personal trainer Brayden Davis and his team from Willowbend Sports Centre 2877 prior to the statewide lockdown. The…