Life & Style

Stellar SuperSTOL

 Jared Beaman Business has taken off for Quirindi locals Brett and Corallee Patton who recently kick-started an aircraft dealership called Just Aircraft Australia. As a subsidiary of the United States based company Just Aircraft, Brett and Corallee’s business will supply brand name airplanes to clients within the country. Just Aircraft presently manufactures three different airplane models including the Highlander, the Escapade and their most recent release, the...

A generous harvest

Sally Alden Our local community has generously united again with volunteer farmers, pilots, agriculture specialists, business houses and contractors donating considerable time, skill and resources to harvesting the Quirindi group 'Farming for Kids' first wheat crop last week. The crop planted on land surrounding the Quirindi Airport cut 87 tones of wheat, with monies raised from the sale of the crop to be donated by the group...

Unite in Pink

Jared Beaman About 50 Australian women are diagnosed with breast cancer or a gynaecological cancer every day. Cancer Council, one of the leading Australian advocates for cancer research, support and education, organises Pink Ribbon Day each year to raise funds and awareness in order to assist in battling women’s cancers. Pink Ribbon Day for 2014 aimed to raise $9.47million nationally. Under the banner ‘Unite in Pink’, volunteers...