Find it in Forbes this Christmas

Chris Roylance and Marg Duggan drawing a winner at the 2016 Christmas festival.
Chris Roylance and Marg Duggan drawing a winner at the 2016 Christmas festival.

The Forbes Services Memorial Club Find It In Forbes promotion for 2017 has begun. 

Shopping tickets have been delivered to sponsors and participating businesses in readiness for the campaign. 

For your chance to win a share of the $20,000 Why Leave Town dollars drop into anyone of the participating businesses and explore the wonderful range of stock available for Christmas. Every purchase over $10 receives a ticket.  

Tickets can be filled in and left in store ready for the various draws that are taking place at the Forbes Christmas Festival on December 14 and 23.  

To ensure that your ticket counts please remember to fill in your full name and address and the business will validate your ticket/s.

Business Chamber president Brett Rout is pleased to announce that the Forbes Services Memorial Club has come on board as naming rights sponsor for this year.

Forbes Shire Council is gold sponsor, Terry Brothers Carpet Court the bronze sponsor.

This year’s Christmas Festival is on December 14, with celebrations in Templar and Rankin streets from 4pm to 9pm.

The festival will feature 10 $500 draws, entertainment, amusements, markets, food and fun. To book a market stall email

Supporters are: Central West Diesel, Forbes Advocate, Forbes Livestock & Agency Co, Forbes Phoenix, Forbes Toyota, Hazell and Field, Hughes & Co, Life Pharmacy, McCarron Cullinane Chudleigh Pty Ltd, Midwest Pest Management, W A Knights Steel Fabrication, 2PK Rock FM. 

Participating businesses are: Agriwest, Allure on Main, Bernardi’s Supermarket, Betta Home Living Forbes, Blue Sky Outdoor Experts, Blush Organic Beauty, Bowns Sports Power, Brons Hair Design, C & D Floor, Cahills Footwear, Chapter 2, Country Bakehouse, Eye Wear Specs, Flannerys Pharmacy, Forbes Family Dentists, Forbes Inn, Forbes Small Engines, Gottaluvit, Gunns Mensland, Hello World, Hozpots, Lady Bird Boutique, Little Extras, Loomzys Fish and Fix, Made Of Fridays, News On Rankin, Painted Daisies, Pantry Cafe & Catering, Phillip Wells Optometrist, Robbs Jewellers, Roylances Auto One, Turners Furniture One, Undercover Sleepwear, Vandenberg Hotel, Walkers Ag N Vet.

“The Business Chamber would like to thank the sponsors, supporters and participating businesses for their support,” Mr Rout said.