Monthly Archives: October 2013

Campdraft a hotly contested affair

By Des Dugan The open campdraft at the Murrurundi Bushmen’s Carnival recently was a hotly contested affair with the placegetters only separated by four points. Brandon Wood on Swanky lead the field on 89 points followed by Jim Lyons on Jewel with 88 and Troy Palmer on Impressive Destiny with 87. Troy’s second ride on Sniper saw him drop to 86 matching James Keyte on Fashion giving them...

By Sally Alden It was a full house at this years Quirindi Got Talent on Saturday evening. The Royal Theatre was packed to capacity as singers, dancers and a juggler took to the stage. Lauren Reeves performed two solo dances to take out first place in the dance section of the competition. “There is no better feeling than dancing and to win is just a...

Barbecue at the Inn

By Sally Alden Crowds gathered at the Willow Tree Inn on Saturday as part of the Sydney Morning Herald’s Good Food Month family friendly barbeque. Award wining dry-aged Black Angus steaks from Colly Creek and Colly Creek’s own Suffolk Lamb were on the menu. Held in the gardens at the Inn, people traveled from far and wide to partake in the atmosphere and music by the...