More at stake than a new library

There is more at stake than a new library / learning centre and hall with the announced proposal. The current location of the small library at the railway station has hindered development of modern library facilities, especially for students and youth and indeed the railway station itself. There are some downstream effects that we need to consider: Freeing the Railway Station for tourist development. Few towns have an historic railway station smack bang in the middle of their CBD. Even…

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Coloured buildings in Bank St

The unfinished paint job on the “Blue Building” in Bank Street continues to prompt readers reactions – including many who think we should be more colourful. Bob Burgess sent in this photo of the former Orange…


Our dying creek

Yes, we know. We are in the middle of a record drought – and Molong Creek often runs pretty dry. It wasn’t always like this, and when can you remember when Molong…


Fairbridge Children’s Farm Park Funded

Members of the Cabonne community and former students of Fairbridge Children’s Farm School have gathered to announce the NSW Government’s $500,000 investment into a Fairbridge Children’s Park to commemorate the…