Monthly Archives: May 2013

Quirindi CWA Hosts Fun Day for Disability Residents.

The Heritage Village Miniature Rail was working overtime last Thursday April 18 when Quirindi CWA hosted their annual Sausage Sizzle for residents in Group Homes from Quirindi, Tamworth and Gunnedah. Young residents in Eloura were also present meeting up with some of their friends from the other groups. Another group from Challenge Tamworth also turned up unexpectedly and they joined in the fun as...

Anzac Day 2013

To know how truly lucky all Australian citizens are to live in such a beautiful part of the world you needed only to look around Quirindi on Anzac Day 2013 to see it. The community, once again, came together under a radiant band of blue skies to honour one of the most significant days of national commemoration of the year. Anzac Day highlights the duties...

No medals, little praise but heroes nonetheless

They got no medals and did not receive much praise but the injured knew them well and in their eyes, theirs was a skill no soldier will ever forget. The men and women nurses during the war were dodging bullets in their own way as they tended the diseases and the wounded. Reg Harland was one of those. He tended the wounded and made sure they were comfortable...