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There was a good attendance at the last meeting of the CWA on Friday, October 5 when the branch held their Annual GeneraL Meeting. Mrs Betty Jackson was again elected President. The following office bearers were elected:

Getting Involved: As a member of the Country Womens Association there are an endless number of ways you can be involved with your community. Each state or territory manages their own office, and acts as a guide for CWA branches across that state.

Secretary: Mrs Grace Chamberlain

Treasurer: Mrs Diane Donald

Vice Presidents: Mrs Mary Lamph, Mrs Hazel Griffith and Mrs Margaret McGlynn.

International Officer: Mrs Mary Ann Bourke

Handicraft Officer: Mrs Grace Chamberlain

Publicity Officer: Mrs Lee Thornton

Councillors: Mrs Grace Chamberlain and Mrs Lee Thornton

Mrs Jackson thanked the office bearers and members for their support last year and Mrs Jackson was also thanked for a job well done.

At branch level CWA has a diverse range of interests for its members wit..

There was a good attendance at the last meeting of the CWA on Friday, October 5 when the branch held their Annual GeneraL Meeting. Mrs Betty Jackson was again elected President. The following office bearers were elected:

Getting Involved: As a member of the Country Womens Association there are an endless number of ways you can be involved with your community. Each state or territory manages their own office, and acts as a guide for CWA branches across that state.

Secretary: Mrs Grace Chamberlain

Treasurer: Mrs Diane Donald

Vice Presidents: Mrs Mary Lamph, Mrs Hazel Griffith and Mrs Margaret McGlynn.

International Officer: Mrs Mary Ann Bourke

Handicraft Officer: Mrs Grace Chamberlain

Publicity Officer: Mrs Lee Thornton

Councillors: Mrs Grace Chamberlain and Mrs Lee Thornton

Mrs Jackson thanked the office bearers and members for their support last year and Mrs Jackson was also thanked for a job well done.

At branch level CWA has a diverse range of interests for its members with the study of a county each year and this year it will be New Guinea.

It also has a cultural and handicraft section and each year it studies a primary product as well as its flora and fauna. CWA raises money for various charities.

Nyngan CWA catered for the Far Western Group conference on Saturday, October 13 with members from other branches coming to Nyngan for a day of discussion and decisions.

Nyngan CWA will be holding a street stall on Friday, October 19 with raffles and goodies for sale. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

From getting involved in projects, campaigning on issues or becoming part of an interest group, the Nyngan CWA Branch offers a diverse range of opportunities.

Local participation can also include fundraising at events to sharing delicious recipes too!

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S&P/ASX 200 remains flat as banks and miners weigh on the market

S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) is flat at 5965 points by around 1.55 pm following a 1.5% surge on Friday and a strong lead from Wall Street.

The number of new COVID-19 cases in Australia continues to decline, with just five new cases identified in Victoria and no new cases for the second day in NSW.

Travel stocks including Webjet (ASX:WEB), Flight Centre (ASX:FLT) and Qantas (ASX:QAN) gained due to encouraging developments around COVID-19.

However, the major banks are down by as much as 1% following gains of between 3% to 7.4% on Friday after the Federal Government revealed plans to ease responsible lending rules which were introduced in 2009.

Top gainers[hhmc]
Todays top gainers on the ASX include FYI Resources Ltd (ASX:FYI) (+26.32%), Pharmaxis Ltd. (ASX:PXS) (+9.52%), Cauldron Energy Ltd (ASX:CXU) (+26.32%), Golden State Mining Ltd (ASX:GSM) (+9.30%), Macarthur Minerals Ord Shs (ASX:MIO) (+18.10%), Andromeda Metals Ltd (ASX:AND) (+9.68%), Vrx Silica Ltd (ASX:VRX) (+10.71%) and Piedm..

S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) is flat at 5965 points by around 1.55 pm following a 1.5% surge on Friday and a strong lead from Wall Street.

The number of new COVID-19 cases in Australia continues to decline, with just five new cases identified in Victoria and no new cases for the second day in NSW.

Travel stocks including Webjet (ASX:WEB), Flight Centre (ASX:FLT) and Qantas (ASX:QAN) gained due to encouraging developments around COVID-19.

However, the major banks are down by as much as 1% following gains of between 3% to 7.4% on Friday after the Federal Government revealed plans to ease responsible lending rules which were introduced in 2009.

Top gainers


Todays top gainers on the ASX include FYI Resources Ltd (ASX:FYI) (+26.32%), Pharmaxis Ltd. (ASX:PXS) (+9.52%), Cauldron Energy Ltd (ASX:CXU) (+26.32%), Golden State Mining Ltd (ASX:GSM) (+9.30%), Macarthur Minerals Ord Shs (ASX:MIO) (+18.10%), Andromeda Metals Ltd (ASX:AND) (+9.68%), Vrx Silica Ltd (ASX:VRX) (+10.71%) and Piedmont Lithium Ltd (ASX:PLL) (+53.33%).

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Piedmont Lithium soars 84% on signing Tesla spodumene agreement

Piedmont Lithium Ltd (ASX:PLL) (NASDAQ:PLL) has soared to a new 13-year high after forging a binding agreement with Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) for the supply of spodumene concentrate from the companys North Carolina deposit.

The agreement is for an initial five-year term on a fixed price binding purchase commitment from the delivery of first product and covers a fixed commitment representing around 33% of the companys planned annual spodumene production of 160,000 tonnes.

This arrangement may also be extended by mutual agreement for a second five-year term.

Shares have been as much as 84% higher to A$0.275 intra-day on the ASX, a new 13-year high for the company, on strong volume of more than 54 million.

“First US domestic lithium supply chain”[hhmc]
PLL president and CEO Keith D Philips said: “We are excited to be working with Tesla, which represents the start of the first US domestic lithium supply chain and a disruption to the current value chain.

“The agreement highlights the str..

Piedmont Lithium Ltd (ASX:PLL) (NASDAQ:PLL) has soared to a new 13-year high after forging a binding agreement with Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) for the supply of spodumene concentrate from the companys North Carolina deposit.

The agreement is for an initial five-year term on a fixed price binding purchase commitment from the delivery of first product and covers a fixed commitment representing around 33% of the companys planned annual spodumene production of 160,000 tonnes.

This arrangement may also be extended by mutual agreement for a second five-year term.

Shares have been as much as 84% higher to A$0.275 intra-day on the ASX, a new 13-year high for the company, on strong volume of more than 54 million.

“First US domestic lithium supply chain”


PLL president and CEO Keith D Philips said: “We are excited to be working with Tesla, which represents the start of the first US domestic lithium supply chain and a disruption to the current value chain.

“The agreement highlights the strategic importance of Piedmonts unique American spodumene deposit and confirms the trend toward spodumene as the preferred feedstock for the lithium hydroxide required in high-nickel batteries.

“Piedmont will now accelerate our mine and concentrator development to support Teslas plans, work to further expand our mineral resources and potentially increase our planned annual spodumene contrate production capacity.

“We will simultaneously be advancing our plans to produce lithium hydroxide in North Carolina using a combination of internally produced spodumene concentrate as well as material sourced from other producers around the world.”

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Buru Energy ships 71,038 barrels of oil under new marketing agreement with BP Singapore

Buru Energy Limited (ASX:BRU) completed the latest lifting of Ungani crude from the CGL storage Tank 10 at Wyndham Port on September 26, 2020, by the Anichkov Bridge oil tanker.

Anichkov Bridge lifted a total of 71,038 barrels gross with Burus share being 50%. The previous lifting of 74,819 barrels gross was completed on July 16, 2020.

Production between the two liftings was impacted by production downtime required to install an electric submersible pump (ESP) in the Ungani 7 well.

New marketing agreement with BP[hhmc]
The latest lifting was the first under the new marketing agreement with BP Singapore Pte Limited (BP).

BP has purchased the crude free on board (FOB) Wyndham and will deliver it to a refinery in South East Asia.

Under the marketing contract, the price received will be the actual price BP sold the crude to the refinery (a fixed differential to the average dated Brent price for the month of October), less shipping and associated costs.

Under these terms Burus 50% rev..

Buru Energy Limited (ASX:BRU) completed the latest lifting of Ungani crude from the CGL storage Tank 10 at Wyndham Port on September 26, 2020, by the Anichkov Bridge oil tanker.

Anichkov Bridge lifted a total of 71,038 barrels gross with Burus share being 50%. The previous lifting of 74,819 barrels gross was completed on July 16, 2020.

Production between the two liftings was impacted by production downtime required to install an electric submersible pump (ESP) in the Ungani 7 well.

New marketing agreement with BP


The latest lifting was the first under the new marketing agreement with BP Singapore Pte Limited (BP).

BP has purchased the crude free on board (FOB) Wyndham and will deliver it to a refinery in South East Asia.

Under the marketing contract, the price received will be the actual price BP sold the crude to the refinery (a fixed differential to the average dated Brent price for the month of October), less shipping and associated costs.

Under these terms Burus 50% revenue share from the lifting is estimated at between A$1.6 million and A$1.7 million, with the price finalised at the end of October.

Current field production is about 1,200 barrels of oil per day and the next lifting is expected to be in late November.

Ungani Far West 1 operations


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