Commonwealth Bank to close

The Commonwealth Bank has announced that the Molong and Blayney branches of the bank will close on Friday 4 June. This will also be the last day that the Commonwealth ATM will operate. The decision has elicited an angry reaction across all sectors of the community. Businesses and locals will have to travel 35km to Orange to access banking and fee free ATM facilities. In a statement to the Molong Express Norm Swift, the bank’s Regional General Manager said ……





Telegraph to get $.5m facelift

Molong’s Telegraph hotel is about to undergo a major redevelopment. In a project of a size not seen in the Bank St business hub for many years, some $1/2m is…



Fabulous Art in Bank Street

Molong artist, Kerri Ambler, held the first of a series of photographic exhibitions at the new Bank Street Pop-Up Gallery last Friday night. The exhibition includes portraits of local residents…


Molong water supply future to be reviewed

Cabonne Council is to engage professional consultants to prepare a Sub-Regional Water Strategy to address concerns with Molong’s ageing water supply infrastructure and future operational needs. The study will even…


New vision for “tired” town centre

When in doubt – get some fresh ideas from outside. Following consultation sessions and drop-in sessions held in August, Urban Design experts Sala4D and King+Campbell returned to Molong to display…


Town centre plans released

Following on from the enquiry-by-design consultation sessions and drop-in sessions held in August, Urban Design experts Sala4D and King+Campbell are returning to Molong and Canowindra next week to display their…