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The Gwydir News 2021 October Community Newsletter
The latest addition of The Gwydir News has been mailed.  32 pages! Read online >> Download a PDF version by simply clicking on the Download button or clicking the arrow in the top left hand corner.   https://issuu.com/thegwydirnews/docs/gn_october_21_email
A MOMENT IN TIME SETS UP A LIFE LONG HOBBY
It’s a fascination that William Grover has had for almost as long as he can remember – how clocks work, and it is obvious once you step through the front door of the Bingara home he shares with his wife. “Me and my cousin used to get out in the...
Flower meadow ready to bloom
A new project at The Living Classroom, Bingara, has seen a sea of flowers planted along the verge of the facility on Killarney Gap Road. Seeds from flowers suitable to be grown in the region have been planted, with further specimens being germinated in The Living Classroom’s nursery. [caption id="attachment_14119"...
BINGARA MPS WIN EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR KEEPING PEOPLE HEALTHY
Bingara MPS was recently successful in winning the HNELHD Excellence Award for Keeping People Healthy. The Quality Improvement Program ‘Time to Break the Drought – Using Water to Prevent Falls in Rural Communities’ was developed and implemented by the MPS team of Sue Mack, Suzie Bilsborough and Megan Latham...
Upper Horton Long Distance Pizza Delivery a Winner
Home delivery pizza from 50km away? No problem for the Upper Horton Sports Club who, with dine-in options off the table, may just be doing the North-West’s longest pizza delivery route. In true country-style community spirit the Club and its volunteers put on a night to remember christening its brand-new...
LOCK IT IN: UNLEASH THE BLACK DOG BALL WILL BE BACK IN 2022
It might be 10 months away, but the Black Dog Ball Committee would like you to save the date for the next Black Dog Ball to be held in July 2022. A highlight of the calendar in times when we were allowed to gather, the Black Dog Ball has...
Personalised QR Check-in Cards now available
Do you know someone who struggles to use the QR Code check-in with a smartphone? Service NSW is offering a personalised “check-in card” to anyone who needs one. The card operates in the same way as a Dine & Discover NSW voucher but is used to check in when entering a...
Notice from Bingara IGA
Bingara IGA take to social media to allay fears as lockdown is again in force throughout NSW. "Attention customers: There is no need to panic as we will still be open throughout the lockdown as we are an essential service. We Thank you for not panic buying and understanding that there is...
2021 Bingara Races POSTPONED!
Unfortunately due to the uncertainty of COVID-19 and what may arise within the next few weeks, the 2021 Bingara Races scheduled for Saturday the 28th of August have been POSTPONED! However in 2022 they are looking to host not 1 but 2 Race Meets! The 1st Race Meet is looking to...
Bingara District Historical Society Heritage Walk
The Bingara Historical Society Heritage Walk was officially launched at the opening of the Orange Festival Carnival on Saturday 26th June. The project initially began back in April 2013 when the Historical Society decided to put a proposal to Council to assist in installing picture boards and plaques showing...