Eight Coonabarabran High School students attended the annual Band Link workshops and concerts in Narrabri from 3 to 5 December. The students who participated were: Megan Hain (clarinet), Claire Butcher (clarinet), Clover Hippisley (clarinet), Riley Fleming (saxophone), Ellah Bowmaker (clarinet), Shafin Salim (percussion), Monique Bragg (clarinet) and Sophie Bunting (flute).
Mark and Jo Walton visited Coonabarabran High School on Thursday 21 November. Mark has been teaching ten students via Skype every Monday, Wednesday and Friday during lunch time since the beginning of last year and on Thursday, the students had another opportunity to have a face-to-face lesson with Mark. The students – Megan Hain, Ellah Bowmaker, Olivia Meier, Clover Hippisley, Monique Bragg, Riley Fleming, Declan Eshman, Caleb Smith and Alexander McWhirter – had a lesson with Mark followed by a lesson with his wife Jo for some extra input.