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Quick video guide to this month on The Long Paddock

Posted on July 12th, 2015

Click here for a quick video review of all that is happening on The Long Paddock this July.  

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Get out of your office and get into mine

Posted on February 26th, 2015

A new ad, released this month, invites anyone who ever dreamed of being a drover to get on board the The Long Paddock Cattle Drive.  

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Deniliquin XXXX Gold Fishing Classic expected to draw huge crowd

Posted on February 17th, 2015

A prize pool valued at $60,000 will be up for grabs in the XXXX Gold Fishing Classic in 2015, including four boats. Held on Deniliquin’s picturesque Edward River and with the event’s headquarters positioned right in the heart of town, the 2015 Classic will be held from Friday, February 20 to Sunday, February 22. The […]

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Dan Sultan to play Riverboats Music Festival

Posted on January 15th, 2015

The Riverboats Music Festival continues to cements its place as one of Australia’s best boutique events with another outstanding lineup for 2015. The lineup features Dan Sultan, Sarah Blasko, Tex Perkins and the Dark Horses, The Whitlams, The Bamboos, Magic Dirt’s Adalita, Bad Seed Mick Harvey, Diesel, Fraser A Gorman, Sal Kimber & The Rollin’ […]

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Inaugural Long Paddock Cattle Drive announced

Posted on October 16th, 2014

  And the bush hath friends to meet him, and their kindly voices greet him In the murmur of the breezes and the river on its bars, And he sees the vision splendid of the sunlit plains extended,   And at night the wondrous glory of the everlasting stars. For generations, poets, writers and tourists […]

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$50 million to seal Cobb Highway

Posted on June 18th, 2014

This week’s announcement of $50 million towards the sealing of the Cobb Highway will provide a boost to tourism numbers according to Peter McCrabb, President of The Long Paddock Committee. “We have been involved in the lobbying to seal the Cobb Highway since the inception of The Long Paddock Committee in 1999. We greet this […]

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A picture is worth a thousand words

Posted on June 10th, 2014

Sunsets, like childhood are viewed with wonder not just because they are beautiful but because they are fleeting – so said Richard Paul Evens. Whoever he may be, his words capture the feeling we have all experienced when presented with a breathtaking sunset.  Sunsets are a reminder that try as we might, we will never […]

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New accommodation provider in Wilcannia

Posted on June 12th, 2013

Warrawong on the Darling is a brand new caravan and camping  park located just 3 km from historic Wilcannia. An ideal place to base yourself while you explore the northern end of The Long Paddock Warrawong on the Darling is ideally located on the Banks of the Darling River & with all new, modern amenities, beautiful […]

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Long time tribute installed on The Long Paddock

Posted on July 12th, 2012

Images from left to right – The Woodcutters, The Barge, Cut and Smoko. Artworks should start a conversation  – so the saying goes, and this week The Long Paddock Committee (LPC) are hoping to start a few conversations with visitors about the timber industry in the region with the installation of four major public artworks […]

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4 new exciting artworks ready to go….

Posted on January 17th, 2012

The Long Paddock Committee (LPC)  has recently overseen the design of four new artworks to be installed along the route. The artworks pay tribute to the contribution of the timber industry in the region.  The new artwork designs are currently on display in the Deniliquin and Mathoura Visitor Information Centres and can also be seen on […]

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