Former farmer hopes climate turns against Nationals

The race for Calare is tighter than the Nationals had hoped after the entry of the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers party. By Sophie Scanlon

Labor Promises Big for the Bathurst Region

By Max Barnum and Chris Read With this month’s state election rapidly approaching, Bathurst’s electoral hopefuls gathered on Thursday for the opportunity to speak to members of the Bathurst community....

Why getting it done seems to have compromised farmers

By Justin Edwards & Vittorio Travan Brenden May takes tough stance on forgotten Central West Residents. (Source: Vittorio Travan)

The illusive Christian standing for Federal Parliament

By Kate Rooney Candidates at the Calare election forum in Bathurst on May 8, which the Christian Democrats did not attend. Photo: Jock Cheetham Calare...

Nationals propose millions towards Central West sporting facilities.

NBy Will Flynn and Ben Neely The National Party are pledging $27 million in sporting infrastructure across both Orange and Oberon in a huge boost for the central west...

New licensing regulations tighten Liberals grip on the live music industry

Billy Britton is a paramedic and DJ who believes the government's regulations will kill New south Wales' live music culture. Photo Supplied by Ryan Beetson.

Activist who seeks to protect the rivers

Stephanie Luke is the Greens candidate for Calare. Photo: Supplied By Claire Sams Stephanie Luke is the Greens candidate in the seat of Calare, which...

Labor Promises Big Funding for Early Education

By Mitchell Hiscock and Andrew Worldon Key Points: Labor plans $500m project for early education Focuses on Pre-Schools and Daycare CentresLabor's proposal to take large percentage...

Win for Hazelton means a win for health care

by Rachel Holdsworth and Nikita Kumar NSW state election candidate strives to increase the number of professionally trained nurses, given the alarmingly low nurse-to-patient ratio in the Central West....

Boosts to pension and big tax cuts, so where does all the money come...

Stephen Bisgrove, Liberal Democrats candidate for Calare, addresses an election forum in Bathurst on May 8. Photo: Jock Cheetham The Liberal Democrats have a huge savings surprise...