Monthly Archives: April 2014

Local success in the ALPA Young Auctioneers Competition 2014

Ten individuals under 25 have recently competed in the 2014 New South Wales Young Auctioneers Competition at the Sydney Royal Easter Show. Tamworth’s Chris Gooch and Quirindi’s Tom Tanner both received awards. The event, hosted by the Australian Livestock & Property Agents Association (ALPA), was held on April 10 to a full capacity audience. MP Mr Thomas George opened the proceedings to what would become three...

Seven Hills

Ray White Quirindi recently held a property naming competition for the East Street residential subdivision near the Quirindi TAFE. The competition was open to all local school students who were asked to provide suggestions for the name of the new subdivision. Ray White Quirindi was extremely pleased with the response with over 65 students from 6 local schools supplying name suggestions. The winning entry “Seven Hills” was from...

Council out by over $2.7 million

Sally Alden Gaping discrepancies in the Liverpool Plains Shire Council financials have left the auditor stumped, with a difference of over $2.7 million showing in council records. Auditor Wayne Russel was unable to give an audit opinion on the council’s 2012-2013 financials due to the asset register not reconciling with the Council’s general ledger. The audit stated the value of land in the general ledger to be $6,924,281...