Monthly Archives: January 2014

Australia Day 2014 around the Shire

There is plenty of action this Australia Day around Liverpool Plains Shire. Events commence in Quirindi at the Royal Theatre, Henry Street at 10.30am with the presentation of the Australia Day awards and address by Australia Day Ambassador Penny Cook. Having graduated from NIDA in 1978, Penny made her television break in The Restless Years. Since then, her career has seen her appear in a long...

Natural Disaster Declaration to assist repair of roads

Liverpool Plains Shire Council (LPSC) Mayor, Councillor Ian Lobsey OAM, has welcomed an announcement by Federal Minister for Justice, Michael Keenan MP and NSW Minister for Emergency Services, Michael Gallacher MLC that the Shire has received a Natural Disaster Declaration thus enabling it to claim for NSW Disaster Assistance Arrangements, which are jointly funded with the Commonwealth under the Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements,...

Best ‘life in a year’

After spending a year as an exchange student in Norway I knew I’d made the right choice. Living on the otherside of the world, immersed in another culture and language, was such an adventure and definitely made 2013 the best year of my life, or rather the best ‘life in a year’. After the buildup of excitement, the extremely difficult task of packing for a year...