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September 5, 2019
Splashing Win For Neighbourhood

LEE Watts, manager of the Scone Neighbourhood Resource Centre is thrilled to tell the community the splash and play park will soon be a reality. Only three projects were chosen from throughout the Upper Hunter electorate, with Dungog and Gloucester also scoring a win. Lee Watts said she was surprised smaller towns in the electorate […]

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August 19, 2019
Piecing Together Indigenous History

By Taylah Fellows THE Upper Hunter Shire Council is conducting an Aboriginal heritage study, thanks to a $40, 000 grant from the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage. RPS Australia has been commissioned by the Council to help piece together the indigenous picture of the Upper Hunter, all community members are encouraged to share information at […]

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August 13, 2019
Huge Turnout for Westpac Dinner: Photos Inside

By Taylah Fellows AWE and appreciation filled the air on Saturday night at the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service fundraising dinner held at the Sporties Club in Scone. See photo gallery below. The dinner was a huge success with more than 100 attendees turning up to support and donate towards the service. Graham Nickisson, retired veteran […]

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August 7, 2019
Donate and De-stress at the Belltrees Ball

By Taylah Fellows THE highlight of the Belltrees social calendar is on again, giving locals the chance to forget about the drought, kick up their heels and raise money for the Belltrees Primary School. The Belltrees P&C Black Tie Ball now in it’s second year will be held on Saturday, August 24. The fundraising event […]

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July 16, 2019
Vote to Lift Moonan Flat

THE community of Moonan Flat are in the running for a community grant worth $109,000 to implement a village water system and renovate the heart of their community the Soldier’s Memorial Hall, but they need your support to vote for their project – “Lifting the Moonan Flat”. Please note: This is not a Council matter. […]

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