Fundraising Concert: The Forbes Town and District Band will be holding a fundraising concert on the 17th of November, 2019. The concert will be held at the Forbes Services Memorial Club Auditorium and starts at 4pm. Tickets are $10 adults, $5 children and free for under 12 years. Come out and support your local band and listen to an afternoon of great music from local musicians.
Editor Wanted: The Forbes Phoenix are currently looking for a locally based reporter/editor. Hours are flexible to suit the right candidate. Come and join the amazing local team and deliver the good news to Forbes each week. If you are interested, please call Roselea on 6344 1846 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Forbes Home Security and Safety Expo: The Forbes Home Security and Safety Expo, a partnership between Forbes Neighbourhood Watch, Forbes Shire Council and Bunnings, will be held from 10am on Saturday 19 October, at Bunnings Warehouse. There will be representatives of the State Emergency Service, Police, Fire Brigade, and Rural Fire Service in attendance, as well as practical advice and home security and safety tips from the experts. There will also be product demonstrations on home security products including cameras, lights, locks and safes, giving you the opportunity to see the products in action before deciding what is best for your home. For more information on the day email jaclyn1952@ hotmail.com
Spring Photo Competition: The Forbes Phoenix has teamed up with renowned photographer Kim Storey from Avalind Photography to launch a Spring Photo Competition for 2019. Avalind Photography has kindly donated a family photo session plus a free print valued at $340 for the winner. To enter simply snap away some great “Spring Inspired” images in and around Forbes and email your photo to editor@ forbesphoenix.com.au or enter via the website www.forbesphoenix.com.au
Chemical Cleanout: The Household Hazardous Chemical Cleanout is coming up on the 17th of October between 1-4pm. Forbes residents can deliver household hazardous chemicals to the Forbes Council Works Depot in Bandon Street.
ANFD Giveaway: Enter now for your chance to win a double pass to the Australian National Field Days at Borenore to be held from Thursday 24th to Saturday 26th October 2019. It is so simple, head to www.forbesphoenix.com.au and click on the competitions tab.