We are keen to hear how the past months have impacted on the diverse economy of the region and the day to day lives of local people.The Hon Margaret Beazley
Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC, Governor of New South Wales, and Mr Dennis Wilson, are visiting Forbes today as part of several days in the district.
The Governor says they're pleased to be back on the road and delighted to be heading to the Central West.
"This is our first multi-day regional visit after a long pause because of COVID and we are keen to hear how the past months have impacted on the diverse economy of the region and the day to day lives of local people," the Governor said.
In Parkes, the Governor and Mr Wilson has met with members of the Shire Council and the Chamber of Commerce, as well as visited several businesses to learn first-hand about current conditions and plans for the future.
In Forbes, the Governor and Mr Wilson will meet with members of the Men's Shed and enjoy a Community Lunch in Wheogo Park.
They began with a visit to the Platypus Gallery on Thursday, and will on Friday tour the Wiradjuri Dreaming Centre and the Aussie Biscuit Factory.
The couple will finish their regional visit with an afternoon at the Condobolin Races.