The 156-year-old church at the centre of a town struggle has officially been sold.
Government plans to stop farms on the outskirts of cities being chopped up for housing estates is doing little to slow the pace of sales.
The equivalent of the entire population of Tamworth pulled up stumps to flee Australia's capital cities and move to the country last year.
The 14,018 hectare Mitchell property Arlington will be auctioned by Ray White Rural in Roma on June 4.
The traditional owners of two remote Northern Territory cattle stations have celebrated recognition of their native title rights.