HELP FOR WESTERN NSW FARMERS
Buy A Bale, Daily Liberal, Western Magazine, Narromine News, Nyngan Observer, Wellington Times, Mudgee Guardian, Lithgow Mercury and Cowra Guardian have joined forced to help Western NSW farmers as they battle the most crippling drought in decades.
These farmers and their communities need our support right now and with your help we can make a difference. There are numerous ways you can support this fundraising drive to help Western NSW farmers.
This map shows just how devastating the lack of rain has been in Western NSW.
Current drought conditions in Western NSW
Take a look at the lack of rain
Source: Bureau of Meterology, 14 month rainfall deficiency (May 1, 2016 to April 30, 2018)
These images, taken over the past few months, show the devastation.
Photo credits: Tracey Carey, Jane Watkin, Andrew ‘Pony’ Munro, Nick Anagnostaras, Sally Ryan, AJ Murray, Sarah Mckiernan, Leanne Heffernan, Clare Kesby, Lauren Lindfield and Peter Small