Brick by brick and frame by frame, Jordan Baxter, 16, brings Lego to life. Jordan, son of Darren and Deborah Baxter, is a young film-maker who specialises in stop motion animation using LEGO. The painstaking process can take Jordan hours just to create a few seconds of material. Considering all of Jordan’s films are about four minutes long – that is a lot of time spent fiddling and filming. Jordan is currently completing Year 11 at Narrabri High School and has been making these kinds of films for four years, beginning as a project for the school’s MADD night. And […]
Thumbs up to the new Narrabri main street. Hopefully, with the re-sealing there will be clear parking lane markings painted. Narrabri drivers seem to suffer from chronic inability to park between the lines. Please, drivers, if you park just a little bit over the line you have effectively blocked out a parking space next to you. It’s not hard to park between the lines.
An innovative Narrabri organisation, the Women’s Shed, has got off to a flying start with a meeting attended by 40 women on Saturday. The Women’s Shed will be a group which will offer women, aged 15 and above, opportunities to learn practical new skills, create, socialise, network and enjoy each other’s company. Women in our community are looking to learn skills in woodworking, mechanics, welding, plumbing, and general industrial skills and they are wanting to learn how to use hand and power tools and be able to do general maintenance around their homes and also be creative with art and […]
The first of two Narrabri Basketball Association seasons for 2020 got under way at the local courts this week. The format of this season is similar to previous years, with mixed gender games to be played on Tuesday evenings, and men’s matches to be played on Wednesdays following junior basketball. The current season is referred to as the winter comp as it finishes in June, while the second one, which will begin around August, is called the summer comp as it finishes in December. Both senior competitions have grown in numbers this season compared to the last. There are five […]
Vegans don’t believe climate change activists are taking their concerns about the role of animals in climate change seriously enough. “The people who are dominating the so-called ‘climate justice’ space, from the grassroots to the large NGO’s are refusing to address animal agriculture as a leading cause of climate change and other environmental destruction” said ‘Vegan Rising’ in a press release.