Guyra Gazette

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

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Australia All Over in Guyra for Australia Day broadcast

21st Jan 2020
If you are a fan of ABC Radio’s Sunday-morning Australia All Over program or if you simply love a good yarn, this Sunday you will get the chance to catch up with Ian ‘Macca’ McNamara in person. Each year the popular presenter does around five to ten outside broadcasts and so Guyra is extremely lucky to have been chosen. Macca says he is coming to Guyra to help raise the spirits b...

Totems unveiled at Kolora

21st Jan 2020
Aboriginal totem poles now welcome visitors at the entrance to McLean Care Kolora. The totem poles, which were unveiled last week, are a thank you gesture from local artist Brian Irving.Brian has live...

Who will be our Citizen of the Year?

22nd Jan 2020
Nominations for Australia Day Awards in Guyra have unearthed four quality candidates for this year’s top honour. Chris Sole, Dianne Burey, Sue Adams and Julie Stride have been nominated for thei...

Art Exhibition branches out

21st Jan 2020
A fresh new approach has reinvigorated the Art Exhibition running in conjunction with the Lamb and Potato Festival. Previously the exhibition had run during the festival with collaborative works by lo...

Train passes the test

22nd Jan 2020
So far at this Lamb and Potato Festival, more than 800 passengers have enjoyed the ride on the Guyra Heritage Train. The train rides, which have been a popular attraction for many years, almost didn&r...

Latest Sport

Top of the Range Fours a success

21st Jan 2020
Well the Top of the Range Fours have been played for 2020 over the weekend January, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th. Twenty five teams graced the greens in light rain. Two rounds of 10 ends were played Saturday and Sunday three games were played. The winners were: Mick Pennell (Armidale Ex Services) Col Stanley, Chris Kliendienst and Boyd Stanley (sub) for Andrew Sparke (Guyra) with 4 wins and a dra...

Riders show improvement at camp

21st Jan 2020
The annual Guyra Pony Camp which was held in early January was down on numbers this year with only 45 riders attending. This was largely attributed to the current weather conditions with many members ...

Big dreams for young shooter

18th Dec 2019
At just 14 years of age Fletcher Richardson has achieved more than most in his chosen sport. Learning beside his father Jeff, he has been competing at clay target shoots with great success over the la...

Vale Colin Gadd

1st Jan 2020
Armidale Regional Council Mayor Simon Murray said the Armidale region has lost a strong advocate and one of its true champions in Colin Gadd who passed away on December 23rd. Colin was well known in t...

Super Spuds stride towards 2020

4th Dec 2019
The Super Spuds are taking giant strides towards the 2020 rugby league season.Not only are the players already turning up in good numbers to begin their preparations for next year, but the club has si...