Guyra Gazette

Guyra Gazette is Guyra's local newspaper, published and delivered weekly.

Articles and advertising can be dropped into The GALA Centre - 136 Bradley Street Guyra

Passing of local legend Ted Mulligan

11th May 2021
A large crowd is expected to farewell Guyra’s oldest citizen Ted Mulligan, who passed away on Thursday at the age of 104. A funeral service will be held at St Mary of the Angels Catholic Church on Monday May 17th, commencing at 2pm.Ted lived in Guyra all of his life except for his time in the armed forces during the second World War. His great passions were his family, farming, horses, crick...

New shed for Lamb & Potato Festival

11th May 2021
A ceremonial turning of the sod last week marked a start on construction of a new undercover performance and dining area for the Guyra Lamb and Potato FestivalFunding for the project has come from a $...

Fire station Open Day

11th May 2021
Come and meet your local firefighters and learn about home fire safety at the Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Open Day on Saturday, May 15th.  Guyra Fire Station wi...

New homes for Guyra Greater Gliders

4th May 2021
The sight of a chainsaw being taken to precious trees in the Wattle Ridge Indigenous Protected Area of Northern NSW for a housing project would normally create protest, but Indigenous Rangers, backed ...

Teddy Bear’s Picnic to celebrate Family Day Care Week

4th May 2021
This week, Guyra Family Day Care educators and children came together to celebrate National Family Day Care week, with a Teddy Bear's Picnic and play morning. The children brought along their favourit...

Latest Sport

Caspers top of the table

11th May 2021
After a week off Guyra came up against second on the table South Armidale in strangely warm and very humid conditions. Guyra started the game very slow and steady and a highly dubious call from the referee in the first 15 minutes gave the Scorpions a direct penalty. Des chose the wrong way in the goals and Souths were on the board 1-0. Raid after raid on Guyra came to a halt with all backs playing...

Close games at home

11th May 2021
Guyra could have easily come away with two wins from its first home game day of the season, but had to cop two close losses on the chin instead. A late try to teenage man of the match Liam Whitehill w...

Tough start to season for Spuds

4th May 2021
The Super Spuds return to the New Red Hill for a huge Ladies’ Day clash with old rivals Narwan this Saturday. After a tough opening round at Glen Innes the Guyra sides are hoping for b...

Spudettes lead the way

13th Apr 2021
The Spudettes got a taste of the try line in Saturday’s second pre-season game against Narwan and turned it into a feast. After heavy defeats in a trial against Kootingal and the first pre-...

Grand final win for third grade

30th Mar 2021
Guyra Cricket Club was represented in three grand finals on the weekend. Unfortunately only one team came away with a victory, with the third grade side coming out winners in their rematch with Ex Ser...

Great experience for junior tennis players

30th Mar 2021
Harry and Isabella Purvis travelled to Bathurst on the weekend to represent the North West region in the Under 12’s State Teams Tennis Carnival.  This was a wonderful experience for Harry a...