The simpler things in life

SIR, – They say the only things certain in life are death and taxes.Allow me to add a third.I propose that here in Tumut...

Rail trails a productive use of public land

Sir, - Col Locke's letter of October 19, mocking efforts to promote the idea of a rail trail from Tumut to Batlow with yellow...

Bringing people along for the ride

Local Government in the Tumut region underwent its biggest upheaval in more than a century last year when two councils were dissolved and the...

Forced merger experiment has failed

Sir,- It is now over a year since the Snowy Valleys Council came into being, forced on the residents of Tumbarumba, Rosewood, Khancoban, Jingellic...

I thought I might have coronavirus, here’s what I did…

During any other March, I wouldn’t bother about having a slight fever, headaches and a sore throat. Generally, I’d get up and...

Ill-advised councillors need to take blinkers off

Sir, - Our voted representatives are at it again, making decision on a subject they know nothing about, and without proper consultation with those...

Visitors left wanting more

Sir, - We would like to pass on some comments, mainly from visitors over this last weekend.The Red Hot Summer Concert was a great...

Crashes occurring all too often

Sir, - I write to you after being involved in a recent motor vehicle accident at the intersection of the Snowy Mountain Highway and...

Mayor praises concert

Sir, - As neighbours to the Tumut Showground we have nothing but praise for the way in which the organisers, promoters, performers and patrons...

Rail trail concept expands

Sir, - The Tumut-Batlow Rail Trail (TBRT) Project committee is pleased to announce major enhancements to the Rail Trail Project.After months of research both...