Monthly Archives: February 2014

LPSC adopts changes to accommodate revised 12.5% rate increase

A Special Meeting of Liverpool Plains Shire Council (LPSC) has adopted changes to its 2014/15 budget, to accommodate its previous decision to seek a 12.5% rate increase rather than the 19% that had previously been proposed. Following adoption of the budget changes, Council also amended its Community Strategic Plan 2014/15 to 2023/24, Operational Plan 2014/15, Delivery Program 2014/15 to 2017/18 and Resourcing Strategy Workforce Plan 2014/15...

Quirindi Akubra Cup

Quirindi Jockey Club is set to host one of its finest feature race meetings of the year on Friday February 21. Akubra Hats will sponsor the $35,000 Quirindi Cup for the twenty seventh year. One of eight TAB races set for the day. The $25,000 Julie Green Lightning Handicap will be another feature race set for the day along with other races sponsored by Harvey World...

David Mason vies for World Title

Wallabadah based Bull Rider David Mason is off to the United States of America to vie for a world title, after recently winning three titles in Australia. January 22 to January 25, Tamworth’s AELEC Arena came alive during the 2014 Tamworth Country Music Festival, to host the Australian Bushmen's Campdraft and Rodeo Association (ABCRA)National Finals. Round four of the National Finals came right down to the wire....