Archive for the ‘Bingara Show’ Category

Bingara’s Heart pulses strong.
When you view the great expanse of the Gwydir River it's easy to forget the horrendous drought gripping Bingara.  There is still a nice flow in the river due to environmental water releases from Copeton Dam. Thanks to talented photographer Nikki Adams at Nikki Rose Images who captured the heart...
Bingara shows its resilience
The Bingara Show Society showed on Saturday that not even the worst drought on record could stop the show going ahead. Their resilience and determination paid off with a successful and very enjoyable show. Several people attending the show commented that the Show had a good ‘feel’, with plenty...
Bingara Show this Saturday
The Bingara Show Society has thumbed its nose at the current drought, and is holding the annual show on Saturday. The show this year will be a one day show, but there will still be plenty for visitors to see and do at the show. Officials will be at the...
Bingara Show Society looks for a Secretary
Bingara Show Society, Robyn Phillips, has retired after six years in the position. President, Russell Smyth, paid tribute to the work Ms. Phillips has done for the Society. “Robyn did an outstanding job, and we are very pleased that she is staying on the Show committee,” Russell said. [caption id="attachment_10714"...
Bingara Show Society looking for new members
The Annual General Meeting for the Bingara Show Society is coming up, and all positions will be declared vacant. Current Show Society Secretary, Robyn Phillips, who has held the position for six years, has announced her retirement. The Bingara Show for 2019 without the positions, especially a show secretary, being...
Dry and dusty, but overall a great show
The continuing dry weather may have caused the postponement of the Campdraft, and reduced the numbers of livestock exhibits at the Bingara Show, but there was still plenty to see and do there. Life member, Frank King opened the 2018 Bingara Show. The Show was officially opened...
Something for everyone at the Bingara Show
It’s almost time for the Bingara Show, and this year, organisers are determined to have something to please everybody. The Show will run on Saturday and Sunday May 26 and 27 at the Bingara Showground, and will be officially opened by Bingara Show Society Life Member and former resident, Frank...
Interesting show planned for Bingara
Over twenty members of Bingara Show Society Committee met on Thursday night to discuss final plans for the 2018 show on May 26 and 27. The Rodeo, always a popular event, will commence about 6.30 pm on Saturday. The campdraft unfortunately has been cancelled due to the dry weather and lack...
The 2017 Bingara Show Campdraft Report
After two previous scheduled campdraft dates in March and April being washed out, was it going to be third time lucky for the Bingara Show Campdraft? Everybody hoped so but there were some nervous moments in the week prior to the 27th and 28th of May, the scheduled date for...
Rain reduces Bingara Show to one day
Rain on Sunday brought to an abrupt halt what had, until then, been an excellent 2017 Bingara Show. The finals of the Campdraft and several horse events were unable to be held due to the 19.5mm which fell on Sunday morning. On Saturday, the sheep and cattle sections were both well...