When Andre and Keryl De Hann moved to Coolamon with their young family, it was a big change from the lives they had in Sydney – and they couldn’t be happier. “You gain so much. It’s worth giving it a go – take the plunge!”
Journey on the Riverina’s Canola Trail through spectacular landscapes, history, a tantalizing array of food and wine experiences, and exciting and award-winning attractions, taking in the shires of Coolamon, Junee and Temora.
The school holidays April 8-23 provide lots of opportunities for parents to connect with kids on excursions across Coolamon Shire.
Around the region kids can connect with engaging history from Coolamon through Ardlethan to Ganmain to visit the Coolamon Fire Museum and heritage-listed Up-To-Date-Store and in Coolamon, learn about the origins of the Kelpie dog in Ardlethan, and take in the Ganmain Hay Display Centre and Historical Museum.
Last week, Coolamon's Brent Rollins sat down with local artist, Jordy Bos to talk all things paper-art in the lead up to her exhibition, "Into the Fold", which will be on show in the Up to Date Store from August 13 - 27. #visitcoolamonshire
Spoil Mum this Mother’s Day and enjoy everything Coolamon Shire has to offer!
Take a stroll around the heart of the Coolamon... you may just find that hidden treasure in one of the wonderfully unique and quirky shops. There's everything from beautiful antiques, quality clothes, individual homewares, stunning jewellery, home-made produce and so much more!
A record 120 individual competitors lined up to race in the Ganmain Public School P & C Triathlon on Sunday, in the second leg of the Riverina Tri-Series. With four previous winners of the event competing; Rohan Brill (2010), Andrew Bruce (2011), Caleb Noble (2013) and Ben Cattle (2015), there was fantastic depth in addition to the weight of numbers.
This Sunday, the fittest of the fit will flock to Ganmain in the toughest of contests to see who can out-ride out-swim and out-run their competitors to capture the Ganmain Public School P&C Triathlon Crown.
As we count down the final days to Christmas, squeeze in last minute Santa photos, shop for delicious food, wrap presents and drive around looking at fantastic light displays… at Coolamon Shire, we wanted to take a moment to reflect upon all of the good things we have in this community and the fun times we have shared together in 2015.
During the month of October we have witnessed some exciting new developments at the Coolamon Cheese Factory in Cowabbie Street. Here is the latest news from Barry, Anton and the team at Coolamon Cheese.
My name is Meg Campbell, and I’ve lived in Coolamon for my whole life with my Mum, Dad, and my 3 sisters. I have always loved growing up in Coolamon and being with the community and people you know and love the most.
There’s no better weekend to head out of Coolamon and see what the quaint surrounding Coolamon Shire towns have to offer. With a range of events in Ganmain and Marrar this weekend, it’s time to fill up your fuel tank and find out.
Bluegrass musician and comedian Peter Denahy is performing live at the Ganmain Hall this Friday night as part of his Riverina Tour. Kicking off at 7.30pm the show promises lots of laughs and variety appealing to all ages.
A hundred years ago, Ganmain Show was a highlight of the local social calendar, today it’s one of the few traditional country shows remaining in Australia, with the whole town involved in making the event what it is today.