Monthly Archives: August 2013

Hopper’s one game away from a Home Grand Final

Quirindi hosted the first semi-final on the weekend playing against the Kootingal Roosters. Quirindi started strong with a try to Brad Vidler out wide but the conversion was unsuccessful. The Hopper’s were putting pressure on the Rooster’s line eventually cracking their line out wide to take the score to 8-0. Kootingal started to get good field position eventually scoring to bring the score back to 8-4....

Sophie honoured at Australian Cotton Industry Awards

More than 350 people gathered to celebrate the recipients of the 2013 Australian Cotton Industry Awards at a ceremony held at Narrabri on August 7 with a winner from the area, Sophie Gulliver attending. Sophie is the second daughter of Glen & Treenie Gulliver, Dimby Downs Quirindi and is currently working out of Warra, Toowoomba and Narrabri. Sophie is planning to use her prize towards attending...

Food, wine and good conversation

Over 10 cases of wine and 760 fine dining meals were served at the Willow Tree Inn on Friday evening. The nine course degustation dinner coordinated by Maitre d Tim Muschamp and talented Head Chef Colin Selwood was a roaring success with the delicate divine meals matched by wines nominated by the Sommelier team the Stock Brothers. Degustation is defined as a culinary term meaning a...