Monthly Archives: January 2014

Australia Day Ambassador Penny Cook

Penny Cook is well known throughout Australia and fondly recognised for her many roles in some of Australia’s most popular television programs. In the corporate arena, she is a much sought after speaker, presenter and master of ceremonies for award evenings, formal functions, seminars and conferences. An experienced master of ceremonies and presenter, Penny has worked as MC at functions for audiences which have included the likes...

Be waterwise

By Sally Alden It's as 'dry as a drover's dog' and according to the Bureau of Meteorology, 2013 was the hottest year on record. Follow that with the longest heatwave since 2009 and you have a demand for water. The hot dry weather has seen a rapid increase in water usage across all water supplies in the Liverpool Plains Shire, threatening the capacity of our water supply infrastructure...

Donning the Green and Gold

Sally Alden This Sunday is Australia Day and as we reach for the sunscreen, a coldie or a sun hat, one local man will be preparing to don the green and gold for his country. Greg Tideman, who plays club cricket for Wallabadah and is captain of the Quirindi Over 60’s Cricket Team will represent Australia next month on tour in South Africa. The talented opening batsman and...