Monday 17 March 2020


Barrier Daily Truth Monday 17 March 2020




* Bruce Lord has taken his 1940 Chrysler Plymouth on a spin around town in the lead-up to the 50th Anniversary Bushman’s Rally.

* The Western Division of Councils conference which was due to start in Broken Hill this week has been postponed.

* Helloworld Broken Hill has been inundated with cancellations of holidays after the announcement of mandatory self-quarantine after any overseas trips.

* The Sulphide Street Railway and Historical Museum is in the process of recording data for thousands of items and needs more volunteers to help.

* The local basketball finals will not go ahead and the Broken Hill Basketball Association has cancelled the season amid the coronavirus outbreak.

* The AFL Broken Hill season is set to begin officially on Friday with the Auskick Launch, however the coronavirus pandemic has raised doubts about the rest of the 2020 season.