Australia Day – Members of the community are encouraged to attend Australia Day events that will be held around the Shire. At 10am the official Australia Day presentation ceremony will be held at The Royal Theatre, at Warrah Creek the annual 20/20 cricket match will start at 10.30am with the official ceremony at 2pm and at Werris Creek the BBQ dinner and games will start at 6.30pm with fireworks to finish the night. There will be free admission to both Quirindi and Werris Creek pools. Werris Creek pool will have the inflatable obstacle feature at a cost of $5.00 per person for unlimited rides.
Council Meeting – the first Ordinary Meeting of Council for 2018 is scheduled to be held on Wednesday 21 February from 2.30 pm. Council encourages residents to attend meeting.
The 2018 Quirindi Military Tattoo - will be held on 3 February 2018 at Longfield Oval. The event will be free entry and open to patrons of all ages. The days proceedings will commence with Market Stalls, music and food from 2pm. The official proceedings and bands will commence at 7pm and will conclude at around 9pm. There will be no charge for stalls holders, however, an application form still needs to be completed and confirmation of booking given by the organisers. To apply fill out an application form and return via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by mail to PO Box 152, Quirindi NSW 2343 or drop it in at the LPSC Administration Building. Application forms can be downloaded from https://quirindimilitarytattoo.files.wordpress.com/2018/01/stallholder-application-form-quirindi-military-tattoo-2018.pdf.
Quirindi and Werris Creek Swimming Pools – From Monday January 29 operating hours of both pools will be Midday to 8pm, Monday to Sunday. These hours will operate through until February 25. From February 26 hours will be Monday to Sunday 2pm to 6pm and Saturday and Sunday 11am to 6pm. Throughout this period Council will maintain flexibility with operating hours and if considered necessary due to heat wave conditions, pools will remain open later if the weather and patronage demand.