Archive for the ‘General’ Category

NBN showcases beautiful Bingara
Comparing now to this time last year we see no comparison.  wonderful rain across the region has seen water flow, paddocks green up and tourists arrive in droves. There so many attractions in Bingara besides the majestic Gwydir River and the fabulous new Swimming pool complex, come and see for...
Bingara’s Australia Day Ambassador announced
Former Bingara personality, with a long family history in the district, will return to his hometown as Bingara’s Australia Day Ambassador John Wearne AM was born in Bingara and lived here for much of his life, until relocating to Armidale late in 2018. He has had a lifetime’s experience...
Preschool set for expansion
Bingara Preschool is set for expansion in the new year after receiving grant funding for an extension the existing building. With attendance numbers steadily increasing over recent years the preschool has been looking for some time to gain financial support to build an extra room. The capacity of the preschool...
Bingara’s latest promotional video
Come to beautiful Bingara, "The gem on the Gwydir". You'll be glad you did. We love our town and we know you will too.
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from beautiful Bingara. Here’s to a wonderful, healthy, Covid free 2021.
Cod season officially opened
Cod season officially opened last week following the annual three-month breeding closure. NSW Agriculture Minister Adam Marshall said there was great Murray Cod fishing to be had in many river systems and impoundments given recent inflows after the drought. “The Murray Cod is Australia’s largest freshwater fish and an icon...
Amenities take centre stage
Bingara’s Gwydir Oval now has a first-class amenities building ready for use across all sports coming up in 2021. The grounds which are used to play football on, for the school’s athletics carnivals, cricket, women’s league tag and oz-tag now have changeroom facilities that are both safe and inviting. A...
Big River Dreams really do come true
The long-anticipated opening of the $2.4million Bingara Pool Precinct was welcomed on Saturday morning with an official ceremony before a group of local children joined Northern Tablelands MP for the first swim in the pool. Attendees at the ceremony were joined by Gwydir Shire Mayor, John Coulton, fellow Gwydir Shire...
KICK OFF FESTIVE SEASON
Not to be beaten by 2020, Bingara’s annual town Christmas celebration was held at Gwydir Oval on Saturday night with a generous crowd attending to soak up the atmosphere at the market event. It may have been more subdued than usual due to COVID restrictions but those in attendance enjoyed...
BINGARA BAKEHOUSE CELEBRATING PIE SUCCESS
Bingara Bakehouse is celebrating their success at this year’s Official Great Aussie Pie Competition. Returning to the competition this year, the bakery received silver medals for both their curry mince and curry chicken pies along with bronze medals for their chicken and vegetable pie, cheese and bacon pie, cracked pepper...