FAIR: Fireworks at Newrybar will be delayed this year due to wet weather.
FAIR: Fireworks at Newrybar will be delayed this year due to wet weather. Liana Turner

CANCELLATIONS: Wet weather forces change of weekend plans

TUESDAY 10.26am: Due to recent wet weather, some events have been cancelled on the Northern Rivers.

Here is a list of cancellations to date:

  • The Risk Market Fun Day date changed to Sun July 30 due to wet weather.

Jurassic Joe 11am, face painting, jumping castle, market stalls, games, hot food and beverages,animal nursery, auction and chocolate wheel
The Risk Public School
Gradys Creek Rd, The Risk

  •  Newrybar Fireworks event cancelled due to the rain - rescheduled Saturday August 5.

 

TUESDAY 6.26am: THE annual Newrybar Public School Fireworks and Fair originally scheduled for this Saturday has been postponed.

A update on social media confirmed the decision.

"Newrybar Fireworks scheduled for this Saturday 17th June have sadly been postponed due to rain," said the statement.

"New date to be announced shortly."

The event is a major fundraiser for Newrybar Public School.

The small educational precinct of 25 students benefits from the fair, which is attended by more than 700 people.

Funds raised from the Newrybar Fireworks & Fair pay for things such as an interactive screen, a quarter share in robotics equipment, new murals and playground seating.

Funds raised also directly help to halve the bus costs for school excursions and sporting activities including annual swimming lessons.

Newrybar Public School's annual Fireworks and Fair on was to be held this Saturday from 4pm at 10 Broken Head Road, Newrybar.


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