Monthly Archives: July 2014

Olympians compete at Quirindi

Sally Alden Quirindi Eventing ran another top class equestrian event with the local Three Day Event held at the racecourse drawing Olympic medallists Shane Rose and Stuart Tinney to compete again this year. “I always enjoy the sense of camaraderie at Quirindi event and the standard of cross country fences plus the course design in the showjumping is something to be proud of,” said Shane Rose who...

Relay kicks off

Sally Alden Purple was the color of choice at the weekend’s rugby union games as spectators and players donned the colour to kick off the Cancer Council’s ‘Liverpool Plains Relay For Life’. Next year’s Relay was launched at the at the 'Playin' For a Cure' Rugby Day, with the Quirindi Lions wearing Relay Jerseys and purple socks at their home fixture against Scone. “Today is about letting...

Purple with purpose

Sally Alden In a symbolic gesture, spectators are encouraged to don the color purple as Quirindi launches the Cancer Council, Liverpool Plains Relay For Life at the 'Playin' For a Cure' Rugby Day. Kicking off this Saturday, the Quirindi Lions will be wearing Relay Jerseys and Purple Socks at their home fixture against Scone, with profits from the auction sale of the socks and shirts to contribute...