Tuesday 28 May 2019


Barrier Daily Truth Tuesday 28 May 2019




* More volunteers than last year, including 20 players from the North Football Club, has ensured the Red Shield Appeal effort in Broken Hill was an improvement on last year.

* Megan Algate has taken part in an endurance event, finishing as the sixth best female and 29th overall out of almost 50 competitors.

* Have you ever wondered about that sandstone-coloured box-like building between the Maiden’s Hotel and Menindee Central School – just sitting there, shrouded in the mystery of a time gone by? Local historian Paul Armstrong lifts the veil on Ah Chung’s bakery and reveals a rather fascinating history, one certainly deserving of respect.

* Broken Hill bowlers rolled up a few ends over recent weeks to bring home some shiny silverware from South Australia.