No positive Covid cases

As of Friday afternoon (July 23, 2021) there are no positive Covid cases in the Snowy Valleys, despite rumours that a contact had been identified.

News

Access to Blowering Dam’s western foreshore temporarily closed for urgent road...

Some of the structural damage requiring repair Extreme weather has forced the temporary closure of Blowering Dam’s western foreshore...

Another flood watch for Tumut River

Burrinjuck Dam. A flood watch for minor flooding of the Tumut River has been issued.

$400k worth of good news for Batlow Apple Tree Learning Centre

The Batlow Apple Tree Learning Centre has received $400,000 funding through the federal government’s Community Child Care Fund.

Bushfire impact still strong

The Black Summer bushfires may be 18 months ago, but their effects are still being strongly felt in the Snowy Valleys, so Anglicare Bushfire Relief Co-ordinator Jo Murrell is still as busy as ever.

McGirr calls on Minister to overturn decision not to demerge Snowy...

Dr Joe McGirr Independent Member for Wagga Wagga, Dr Joe...

No council demerger

The NSW Government will not proceed with the demerger proposals for  Snowy Valleys and Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional councils, Minister for Local Government Shelley...

Burrinjuck releases increased as next rain event looms

WaterNSW is increasing airspace releases from Burrinjuck Dam to increase storage capacity to capture more inflows anticipated from rain forecast by the Bureau of...

Covid resurgence bad for Goodes

Like many other businesses, Tumut’s Goodes Coaches is experiencing Covd-19 deja vu during the massive resurgence of the pandemic.

Sport

Local galloper named MTC horse of the year

Stand Your Ground and Maddison Waters after they combined to win the 1200m fillies and mares Maiden Plate at Wagga....

Batlow’s golden girl chases Olympic glory

Sharni Williams with her 2016 Rio Olympics gold medal. Sharni Williams has already etched her name into the...

“Tumut have been the benchmark” – Hewitt

Zac Masters will again lead the Tumut Blues into their Group 9 match against the Young Cherrypickers at Twickenham Oval on...

Eagles bracing for Pascoe Cup leaders

Ethan Kass will be playing a new role on Sunday as the Tumut Eagles look to surprise the top of the...

Juniors searching for winning formula

Jimmy Booby will play a key role if Tumut is to defeat Young in their Weissel Cup match on Saturday.

Pearce gives blood, sweat and tears for Blues

Adam Pearce helped Tumut to back-to-back Maher Cup victories in 2021. Photo: Tahlia Crane Photography. Adam Pearce...

“It’s all in our hands now” – Wells

Tumut Bulls coach Ray Wells believes it is now up to his players whether they qualify for the Southern Inland Rugby...

Blues counting on dynamic duo

Tumut’s dynamic duo Brayden Draber and Tom Hickson have combined to score 20 tries through the first 13 rounds of the...