Pledge Made for Merriwa Road

The Federal Coalition Government and the NSW Government have committed to rebuild MR358 between Merriwa and Willow Tree if the Coalition is voted in at Saturday’s Federal election.

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Merriwa to the Rescue

BY JEM ANSHAW

It has been a long nine years coming for the Merriwa Volunteer Rescue Association (VRA), but finally they are one significant step closer to having the new shed they so desperately need.

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UHDCA resumes

BY ALEX TIGANI

Limited Upper Hunter District Cricket was played over the past fortnight due to the region’s heavy rainfall.

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New Life for Merriwa Train Station

BY JEM ANSHAW

It has been 43 years since the last regular train service ran to Merriwa but much to the delight of many in the region the railway station has recently been receiving some tender loving care.

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New life for Ellemara

Ellemara is a property that anyone travelling the Golden Highway between Sandy Hollow to Merriwa will know, and thanks to dedicated team it is getting a new lease on life.

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Women shine in the Upper Hunter

BY JEM ANSHAW

More than a dozen women from the Upper Hunter Shire have had their names included on the 2020 Hidden Treasures Honour Roll by the NSW Department of Primary Industries Rural Women’s Network.

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