Friday 24 May 2019


Barrier Daily Truth Friday 24 May 2019





* Entertainers and tourists will flock to Menindee for the Dancing on the Darling festival this weekend. Artists such as The Roweth Family and Greg Champion will kick off the festivities tonight in town (Menindee) before the main event in Burke and Wills Park this Saturday.

* As they celebrate National Volunteers Week, our local St Vincent de Paul in Argent Street is recommending volunteering as a great way to make new friends and learn new skills, and LiveBetter Broken Hill, who deliver services such as community transport and home maintenance, are also putting the call out for more volunteers to join their team.

* Water and waste charges will continue to rise after Wednesday night’s Central Darling Shire Council meeting saw the adoption of the Draft Delivery Program and Operational Plan 2019-20 and the Long-Term Financial Plan 2021-30.

* If you’re in the market for a cute new furry friend, then the RSPCA has the purrrrfect solution, desexed and ready for a loving home.