Forest full of fun

There was mud and water, sticks and stones, and loads of fun being had in Bundaleer Forest last Thursday and Friday as almost 200 school and pre-school children converged for a nature play day. Education sites from within the Upper Mid North Partnership, including Jamestown, Crystal Brook, Gladstone and Laura, were involved in the play […]

Lucky numbers came up!

A three-person private syndicate from Crystal Brook spent the weekend in a state of disbelief after scoring a division one prize in the weekend’s Saturday X Lotto draw. The private syndicate held one of the four division one winning entries nationally, with each entry taking home a division one prize of $942,419.40. Sharing his joy […]

Volunteers celebrated

To celebrate Volunteer Week, Wakefield Regional Council (WRC) held a thank you event on Monday night at Balaklava Sports Club, with a large crowd attending. WRC mayor, Rodney Reid, thanked everyone for their efforts within the district, and presented two Premier’s certificates of recognition for outstanding volunteer service to Victor Marriott and Kossie Chegwyn. Balaklava […]