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Discover Ecoya

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Discover Ecoya
Learn more about my favourite home fragrance brand Ecoya, from their story through to their craftmanship process, you will gain a greater appreciation for their Australian Made candles and diffusers.

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Bush Business Spotlight – The Dirranbandi Post Office

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Bush Business Spotlight – The Dirranbandi Post Office

It's time for you to get to know our town and the local bush businesses within it!

I’d like to introduce you to Gary and Alison a husband and wife team, who run the Dirranbandi Post office.

The post office is the lifeline for many people in regional areas and we are lucky that Gary and Alison, bringing knowledge from several walks of life to the table.

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From Faba Beans to Barley

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From Faba Beans to Barley

2020 saw the planting of several crops at home on our property in Dirranbandi.

In the ground this year we are lucky enough to have planted

  • Barley
  • Oats
  • Faba Beans
  • Wheat
  • Chickpea

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The arrival of new life this August

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The arrival of new life this August
August will see the arrival of newborn lambs on many farms across the district. A favourite time of year for many.

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Where on earth is Dirranabandi?!

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Where on earth is Dirranabandi?!

When I met my husband, we were both living in Brisbane surrounded by thousands of people on a daily basis. I never walked out of the house without seeing someone, there was never silence, or pitch-black surroundings for as far as the eye could see. That was normal for me and I must say I never thought much of it, that is until the first time I went west to visit his family at Dirranbandi. Like most other people from the city or coastal towns, I had absolutely NO IDEA where on earth Dirranbandi was. I had never heard of it...

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