Monthly Archives: May 2013

Nationals claim victory in Northern Tablelands

Nationals candidate Adam Marshall has claimed victory in the Northern Tablelands by-election, after a substantial swing to the party delivered him more than 60% of the primary vote on election night. “This is a resounding result for the Nationals – one of the biggest wins we’ve ever had in Northern Tablelands,” Mr Marshall said. The swing of more than 30% to the Nationals on primary vote will...

Pioneer Cottage Wedding

By Des Dugan “It is an ideal wedding location and I would recommend it to any girl who is thinking if getting married,” commented Kelly Cooper. The venue is the Pioneer Cottage next to the Aroma Coffee lounge in Mayne Street Murrurundi. Des and Kelly Cooper were married there by a celebrant earlier this year and along with their 40 guests enjoyed the garden surrounds and the cottage...

Arts and Craft giving back

Quirindi Arts and Craft Shop hosted a morning tea for Eloura residents last Friday morning during which shop President Dawn Ryman made presentations to assist local CWA medical scholarships and provide materials for scripture teaching. “We work here as volunteers and what money we have left over after we pay our bills, we donate back into the town,” Mrs Ryman told the gathering. “We have a lovely...