What an incredible few months - severe drought, wild winds, horrendous bushfires, finally beautiful rain (coupled with floods) and now a pandemic!
Towrang Brigade has advised that the following functions have been cancelled, following advice from NSW RFS:
- The general meeting that was to have been held on Friday, April 3; and
- The thank you barbecue planned for Saturday, April 4.
The Annual General Meeting will proceed as scheduled below.
Advance notification that Towrang Rural Fire Brigade will be holding their Annual General Meeting on Friday, May 8 commencing at 7.30pm at the Towrang Fire Station, 498 Towrang Road.
All positions will be declared vacant.
Nominations for eligible positions to be in writing to the secretary via firstname.lastname@example.org.
A quick general meeting will be held immediately after the AGM.
End of Bushfire Season
Officially bushfire season ends on Tuesday, March 31; after this time, permits are not required to do hazard reduction burning off - unless there is a change of date (check out the NSW RFS website for updates).
Officially bushfire season ends on Tuesday, March 31; after this time, permits are not required to do hazard reduction burning off.
However (as stated before), you do need to notify Yass Fire Control Office on 6226 3100, you do need to notify the Brigade on 0438 429 871 (preferably beforehand and definitely before you light up) and you do need to notify your neighbours (24 hours before you light up).
Pay attention to the weather conditions - check the wind direction and speed and if there is any doubt, don't light that fire.
If you require any information or advice, ring the duty mobile phone number above or send an email to email@example.com and we will be in touch.
Sixty family and friends travelled from Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne and various parts of NSW to celebrate the wedding of Allison Burman and Nicholas Scholar on Saturday, February 29 at Goolabri, Sutton.
The ceremony was held in the Garden Room Chapel and then the guests assembled at The Wren for a fantastic meal.
Thank you to Council
Thank you very much to Goulburn Mulwaree Council for your prompt clean-up response to resident's phone calls regarding the rubbish that was dumped last month on the Carrick Road.
It is very much appreciated.
Also appreciated is the lawnmowing around the Towrang Hall, Fire Station and along the road.
It makes a huge difference to the look of the village area.
Don't forget to turn your clocks BACK one hour before you retire for the night on Saturday, April 4 - the time will change at 3am Sunday morning.
Please check with organisers as these events may be affected by coronavirus shut downs.
- Friday, March 27: Towrang Tavern, Towrang Hall, 6.30pm
- Tuesday, March 31: End of bushfire season 2019/2020
- Sunday, April 5: End of Daylight Saving
- Friday, April 10-Sunday, April 26: School holidays
- Friday, April 24: Towrang Tavern, Towrang Hall, 6.30pm
- Saturday, April 25: ANZAC Day
- Sunday, April 26: Church service, St John's Anglican Church Towrang, 1pm
- Friday, May 8: Towrang Rural Fire Brigade AGM, Towrang Fire Station, 7.30pm