Flood affected farmers slowly turning around

Stephen Burns
Updated February 28 2023 - 9:42am, first published February 23 2023 - 11:00am
Anthony Smith with son George checking the levy banks during the flooding before Christmas on their Forbes district property. Photo: Melissa Smith
Anthony Smith with son George checking the levy banks during the flooding before Christmas on their Forbes district property. Photo: Melissa Smith

The flooding along the Lachlan River attracted a lot of attention pre-Christmas for the havoc they caused residents in the valley.

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College

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