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Wallerawang Power Station Controlled Blast

WALLERAWANG, NSW – 24 November, 2021. Greenspot and its decommissioning and demolition partner Liberty Industrial carried out a controlled explosive demolition event at Wallerawang Power Station near Lithgow this morning. The demolition of major structures marks a significant step towards transforming a decommissioned power station into a rejuvenated multi-use area comprising a sustainable energy and ... Read more
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2021 Central West is Best Photography Competition Winners Announced.

Regional Development Australia Central West (RDA Central West) received close to 400 entries in this year’s Central West is Best Photography Competition.  ‘There’s no place like home’ was the theme for 2021, with applicants encouraged to capture the essence of their hometown.  RDA Central West Chair, Ruth Fagan, said the competition, now in its third ... Read more
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From Lithgow to Poland, a musical journey

Lithgow local Isaac Trounce is calling another part of the world home these days, but his roots in the Lithgow Musical and cultural scene have been keeping him busy during his travels. Leaving Australia to travel and find his path in life, Isaac now calls Poland home and is following his musical passion with the ... Read more
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Australia Post champions mental wellbeing

 Australia Post is helping Australians stay connected by delivering more than 4 million specially designed prepaid postcards to rural and remote households across the country as part of its continued focus on mental health.  Designed in collaboration with Australia Post’s mental health partner Beyond Blue, the postcards are divided into two sections with a part ... Read more
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‘Lover, Come Home’

Creating connections and food memories  Owner of Lithgow’s Secret Creek Cafe and Vegan Weddings and Events, Tenille Evans, has used her lockdown time in 2020 and now in 2021, to create a cookbook she hopes will inspire people to come together and create food memories when the world hopefully goes back to normal soon. The ... Read more
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The Strength of Small Business

The snap lockdown of the region took everyone by surprise over last weekend, however, some business owners are just taking it in their stride as another hurdle to be crossed. Bathurst local Tanya-lee Holmes, owner and head baker at Imperfectly Perfect Sugar Cookies, is one of those resilient business owners that is getting on with ... Read more