Broken Hill City Council decided refugees coming to Broken Hill should be discussed with the Broken Hill community before any decisions are made. The matter was raised through three motions attached to an item regarding the Local Government NSW conference.
Month: January 2022
Late nights gaming, online, or just watching movies over the school holidays will have kids sleep routines in a chaotic mess.
Broken Hill City Council’s new Economic Development Officer Bailey Sparrow says he is keen to see projects come to life in town. Last November, Mr Sparrow joined the Council staff and has started to settle into the role after officially relocating from Newcastle earlier this month.
More people are breaking up and living alone and the anecdotal evidence that it is worse for men than for women has been affirmed in a longitudinal study from the University of Copenhagen.
For the first time since 1974, there will not be a Broken Hill component in the SACA Senior Country Cricket Championships. This is the tournament that launched the career of first-class cricketer Jeff Vaughan.
An Eastern long-necked turtle that was crossing the road and inadvertently became part of a high-speed police chase is turtley fine. Car chase (CC) turtle was scooped up from the Barrier Highway by a 26-year-old man who claimed he was saving it from being run over and this is “quite believable,” according to Helen Semmens, who has been busy rescuing turtles for Rescue and Rehabilitation of Australian Native Animals (RRANA).
Home testing twice a week will become the norm in the first month of school according to the NSW Department of Education website. Parents are recommended to do the tests twice a week, in the morning, before the children attend school.
Maari Ma Health Aboriginal Corporation are administering COVID-19 vaccinations for children in the Broken Hill area.
Gunpowder Gin, a concoction of the smoothest essence to ever numb a mouth, has proudly won gold for Paul and Eric Hanna from the Broken Hill Distillery at the Tydvil Hotel.
Investigations into the death of a man in Broken Hill are still ongoing as authorities search for answers.