October 2019

Health crisis

“Minor tweeking” of health policy to address the doctor shortage across NSW is not the outcome sought by the Narrandera medical fraternity. Last week’s call…


Lacing up for Boot

A full complement of 24 teams will contest the Golden Boot Touch Carnival at Narrandera sportsground on November 13. Organiser Marc Lawrence is hoping the…


Holding on to harvest hopes

Headers began slicing into crops around the Narrandera Shire this week, heralding the start of the 2019 harvest and one of the smallest on record….




Grong Grong back on map

Businesses in Grong Grong are already noticing an increase in traffic and visitors to the town with the erection of new diversion signs on the…


Carpheads make a return to the crease

Narrandera Carpheads will have two teams, A and B grades, playing in the opening round of the Leeton District Cricket Association’s 2019-20 competition on Saturday…


Motorists slugged

Narrandera motorists are feeling less pain at the bowser than most Riverina towns with some of the lowest unleaded fuel prices in the region. The…


Tess makes PM’s XIII squad

Having shone in the Harvey Norman NSW Women’s Under 18s Origin team this year, Yanco-Wamoon’s Tess Staines is now pulling on her international footy boots….


Barellan’s future secured

Residential and business development can now be spearheaded in Barellan thanks to a new $4.87 million sewerage network slated for the town. The funding, part…