Friday 25 October 2019


Barrier Daily Truth Friday 25 October 2019




* The Silver City Highway is closed until further notice while a specialist team investigates ways to fix the Bunnerungee Creek Bridge over the Anabranch.

* A woman who was last year acquitted for the 2015 murder of her violent partner is now suing government authorities involved in the matter, including the ambulance service, police, Corrective Services and the Department of Public Prosecutions.

* Keynote speaker at the Landcare and Local Land Services Conference, Charlie Arnott, has highlighted the importance of better conservation and rehabilitation practices on properties and landscapes.

* A local couple has come home with the Preservation Award for their immaculate Mercedes Benz 280B at the Bay to Birdwood rally.

* Not into horse racing? Head on out to the Silverton Hotel on Saturday night for Arias in the Outback, featuring Opera Australia tenor Bradley Cooper. Bus transfers are available from the Visitor Information Centre. A Book your tickets online –, at the Visitor Information Centre or phone 8080 3575