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NEW MOBILE PHONE POLICY AT CHS

By Melissa Blewitt Condobolin High School has a new mobile phone policy. As of Monday, 3 May students will be expected to follow three simple steps to comply with the new guidelines. Every classroom will…


CHS COMMEMORATES ANZAC DAY

By Melissa Blewitt Condobolin High School hosted an ANZAC Day Assembly on Friday, 23 April. The Acknowledgement to Country was given by Shaylee Saunders and Billie O’Bryan. School Chaplain Ralph Martin said a Prayer for…


CWFS PROJECT COMMENCES

By Melissa Blewitt The Central West Farming Systems’ (CWFS) ‘Tapping a Natural Resource – A Rural and Regional ‘Remote Workforce’ project is underway. CWFS, who are based in Condobolin, secured funding from the Foundation for…


A SPECIAL PRESENTATION

By Melissa Blewitt A special presentation was made to the Condobolin RSL Sub Branch and its members on ANZAC Day (25 April). A poignant photograph, captioned ‘Lament for the Dead of Long Tan’ with a…


CHS CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONS

By Melissa Blewitt. Condobolin High School held their annual Cross Country event at the SRA Grounds on 31 March. Students displayed great sportsmanship and determination to complete the course. Samuel Kissane was the 12 Years…


SENIORS WEEK CELEBRATIONS HELD IN CONDOBOLIN

Condobolin HACC held their Senior’s Week celebration at the Sports Club on Wednesday, 21 April. Seventeen people attended the event, and they a fabulous morning tea and delicious treats. HACC wanted to thank all those…



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….



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 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…


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…


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…


OPENING NIGHT FOR WATER AND BIRDS EXHIBITION

By Melissa Blewitt The opening night of the Condobolin District Landcare Water and Birds Art Exhibition was held on Friday, 9 April. It featured the Condobolin SHINE Women group, Karen Tooth, and photographers Warren Chad…


ROY BUTLER HAS HIS SAY

By Melissa Blewitt State Member for Barwon, Roy Butler, of which Condobolin and the Lachlan Shire are a part of, wrote to the Inquiry in an attempt to highlight the health care needs of his…


CHS RAISING AWARNESS OF AUTISM

By Melissa Blewitt Condobolin High School and its students are making sure every step counts in helping create a world where no-one on the autism spectrum is left behind. The School along with Brycen Porter,…


AN EXCELLENT EASTER

By Melissa Blewitt The Lachlan Shire enjoyed an excellent Easter. Many took the opportunity to go camping, fishing, spend time with family or just take a moment to take in the beautiful weather.    …


ENTER ANZAC DAY AWARDS

By Melissa Blewitt Students in Condobolin and across the Parkes electorate are being encouraged to learn about veteran service and Australian wartime history by taking part in a national Anzac Day competition. Federal Member for…



GRIP LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

On Friday, 12 March, eleven of our SRC members attended a GRIP Leadership Conference in Dubbo. GRIP leadership provides enthusiastic, skilled and passionate presenters to deliver practical and interactive training conferences for student leaders. The…


SHINING THROUGH WEAVING

By Anne Coffey. With the assistance of the University of Canberra and the National Farmers Federation, Western Plains Regional Development Inc (WPRD) held a workshop last Saturday to teach people basket weaving skills. Internationally acclaimed…


NEW SEATS FOR CROQUET CLUB

The Condobolin Croquet Club applied to Evolution Mining to install two new seats for the Club. The Croquet Club were grateful for the grant which was administered by the Sports Club who organised the installation.


LIONS AWARENESS DAY SUNDAY 14TH MARCH

The Lions Club of Condobolin, with the support of the Lions District N4 held a “Lions Awareness Day’ on Sunday the 14th of March. The Condobolin Lions Club has been struggling for membership over the…


ROTARY GUMBEND LAKE SEATING COMPLETE

Condobolin Rotary Club has completed another project for the community and are pleased to announce that covered seating around Gumbend Lake is now available for people to sit and enjoy the peaceful water or bush…


CONDOBOLIN WELLBEING PROGRAM LAUNCHED BY MARATHON HEALTH

Media Release The Condobolin Wellbeing program offers wide-ranging, culturally sensitive supports covering mental and physical health, healing, housing, education, employment, finance, social life, welfare, domestic violence, and drug and alcohol. The Condobolin Wellbeing program is…