Woodfired Eugowra Saturday August 7: Will you be heading to Woodfired Eugowra this year? At this stage we are still plan-ning to run this fantastic event on Saturday 7th August 10am – 5pm, following COVID guidelines at the time. Along with the cooking competitions and demonstrations, there will be market stalls, food vans, live music and free entertainment for the kids, like face painting! Book your tickets now! https://www.123tix.com.au/events/18448/woodfired-eugowra See you there!
Anything Goes Exhibition runs to 29 July: The rules are out the window for the mid-year members’ exhibition at the Platy-pus Gallery. The ‘Anything Goes’ exhibition opened at the Platypus Gallery last week, showcasing a diverse collection of artworks from Forbes Arts Society members. Forbes Arts Society Chair, Dr Karen Ritchie said, “Anything Goes is exactly what it implies. Without boundaries or restrictions, our members have the opportunity of creating work in any style, mediums or size of their choosing.”
“When it comes to art, creativity is limitless.” The ‘Anything Goes’ exhibition will run until Thursday 29 July 2021. All art-works will be available for purchase. The Platypus Gallery opening hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10am until 2pm and Saturdays, 9am until 1pm. In line with the current public health order, visitors are reminded to please check in using the QR code and wear a mask. For more information, visit www.forbesartssociety.com or follow the Platypus Gallery on Facebook and Instagram.
Waste Wednesday – Time to clean out the Garage! The next Bulky waste collection drive will be conducted the week of the 3rd – 7th August 2021. You can put your bulky waste out the weekend before for collection. The Contractor and Council have the right to reject any items that they consider unacceptable. For further information on what is acceptable or unacceptable visit Forbes Shire Council website https://www.forbes.nsw.gov.au/residents/waste-and-recycling/collection or phone our Waste & Environmental Specialist on 6850 2300.
Congrats to Topsoil Organics: Big congrats are in order for Topsoil Organics who have been announced as the major winner in the Regional Job Creation fund set up to create future job opportunities in Forbes!
Grazing already sold out! Grazing Down The Lachlan 2021 has sold out in 2 hours! There’s still a limited number of tickets available to Sundowners by the Lake if you fancy being part of the Grazing weekend fun. View the full program of events here: https://bit.ly/3wpM1qu