The Regional Art Gallery will celebrate its 115th anniversary with a special event on July 6 that includes champagne at the door, a three-course meal and a discussion about the gallery’s conservation work from paintings conservator Emily Kelleher.
The event will also serve as a fundraiser for the gallery - the oldest in country NSW - with full ticket prices going towards conservation of its collection.
Galleries and Museum Manager Tara Callaghan said it would be a fun and fascinating night looking at the conservation work that goes on behind the scenes.
Two local soccer players, P’haige Hocking and Caitlin Lee, are hoping to go to Spain in November as part of the Christian Football Australia National Academy’s (CFANA) Women’s Soccer Team.
Local off-road racers Nick Jackson and Lauren Johnson enjoyed a fantastic result at the Finke Desert Race, finishing third in their class and 20th overall.
Native fish are being found in “reasonable numbers” just below Weir 32 where millions of them perished in December and January, according to the Department of Fisheries.