Wee Waa Showground is set to benefit from the NSW Government’s COVID-19 stimulus package and receive $28,853 to resheet roadways. NSW Upper House MP Sam Farraway recently announced $332,511 in further improvement works to local showgrounds. Mr Farraway said Wee Waa, Wilcannia, Nyngan, Walgett, Binnaway and Dunedoo showground have been approved for upgrade work to improve the ‘safety, use and condition’ of their infrastructure and support jobs in the regional economy. “Our showgrounds play an important role at the heart of our communities so I welcome this further investment by the NSW Government,” Mr Farraway said. “These upgrades will improve […]
Gunnedah Shire Council has released the below media statement after a 10-year-old girl was found dead and a 14-year-old girl charged with murder. “It is with great sadness we’re hearing breaking news about the tragedy that has occurred in Gunnedah. “Police are currently investigating. Please contact them for further information. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. “We are a strong and tight-knit community – and together we will support the family and our community through this event.” If you are in need of assistance – please contact the below services Police/emergency services “Triple Zero (000) – to provide […]
Detectives have charged a teenager with murder after a young girl was found dead in the State’s north-west.
Detectives have charged a teenager with murder after a young girl was found dead in the State’s north-west. Emergency services were called to a home in Gunnedah after the body of a 10-year-old girl was discovered at about 7am (Wednesday July, 8 2020). Officers from Oxley Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation. A short time later, officers arrested a 14-year-old girl – who was known to the child – nearby. She was taken to Gunnedah Police Station where she was charged with murder. The teen has been refused bail to appear before a children’s court today […]
A teenager has been arrested after a young girl was found dead in the state’s north west today. About 7.15am (Wednesday July, 8 2020), emergency services were called to a home in Gunnedah, following reports a girl had suffered serious injuries, according to a statement released by Police media. “Despite attempts to revive her, the 10-year-old girl died at the scene. “Officers from Oxley Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation.” Shortly after, officers arrested a 14-year-old girl and she was taken to Gunnedah Police Station. “Investigations are continuing,” read the Police media statement.