PAIRS SECURE VICTORY

Condobolin Sports Club Women’s Bowls 2021 Southern Slopes District Senior Pairs winners were Condobolin Sports Club. Thursday 22nd April, after winning their two games on Tuesday 20th against West Wyalong Women’s Sue Jones and Monie…


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…


FLU VACCINATIONS CRITICAL

Editorial. There was a record 18 million flu vaccinations conducted in Australia in 2020, an increase from 13.2 million flu vaccinations in 2019. This unprecedented demand for flu vaccinations demonstrated we prioritised our health amongst…





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…


LACHLAN SHIRE GROWERS ON DISEASE ALERT

By Melissa Blewitt Lachlan Shire and NSW growers are being urged to be on disease alert in 2021. The improved seasonal conditions which helped deliver bumper crops in southern NSW in 2020 could now become…



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…