Monthly Archives: February 2014

Local Artist to exhibit at new Nundle Gallery

Jared Beaman This Friday evening marks the opening night of the new Nundle Art Gallery. Local artist Robbie Duck will be among those showcasing their artworks. The gallery, which opens from 7.00pm to 9.00pm, will present a range of works from a variety of different artists. Robbie, who specialises in oil based landscapes, seascapes and animal portraits will be attending the opening night along with many of the...

Heat from Westpac Ball set to be Intense

Only three weeks to go until the most anticipated social event of the year. The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Ball is in it's 14th year in Quirindi and carries with it a long history of generous sponsorship, an overwhelming amount of community support and, of course, an evening renowned for it's fabulous entertainment and unbeatable atmosphere. Interest in the event has led to guests previously travelling from as...

Murrurundi Residents using bottled water for drinking

Tests on Murrurundi’s water supply taken last week confirmed the presence of an algae in the water storage dam. Council took immediate steps to divert water past the storage facility and no water from the main storage dam is entering the reticulated network. “Council staff have been working long hours to build a bypass system and cart water from Scone to Murrurundi,” said General Manager Waid Crockett. Council...