Tag: community

Fire vigilance urged

As the Limestone Coast looks skyward for rain, the South Australian Country Fire Service (CFS) is urging the community to be vigilant when conducting...

How and why: City Council budget breakdown

The Mount Gambier City Council has released its spending priorities after endorsing its Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget (ABP&B) 2024/25, Draft Long Term...

Permanent CEO appointed

Glenelg Shire Council is set to welcome a new chief executive with substantial international leadership experience and a passion for community. Council has appointed former...

Training meets skills demand

TAFE SA training in forklift truck operation has recently been delivered at Naracoorte, providing an opportunity for local workers to gain in-demand skills and...

Radio star graces airwaves

Top rating Adelaide radio announcer Leith Forrest has given further support to a number of Millicent organisations.
Back in March, he was the master of...

State-owned housing stock builds

Rapid progress is being made in the delivery of dozens of new homes for frontline workers across regional South Australia, with the State Government...

Artists capture imagination

AVictorian artist has won the prestigious John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize at the 2024 Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival.
Artist Isabella MacKirdy (pictured below) received...

Federal MP takes aim at Budget

Member for Barker Tony Pasin MP has criticised last week’s Federal Budget, which he said failed to address the cost of living crisis and...

Dumped donations go to waste

Arecent post on social media has highlighted the ongoing issue of people dumping their donations into already overflowing bins and onto the foot path...

Rates on agenda

Mount Gambier City Council residents are facing the prospect of a proposed 10.24% rate rise, more than double the increase imposed two years ago.
 In...

Competition bond more than puppy love

At just 11-years-old Kate Henry and her Kelpie Kanika Croc embody youthful enthusiasm and the close bonds formed between young handlers and their canine...

Increased pet surrenders a sign times are getting tough

The South East Animal Welfare League (SEAWL) is at capacity with dogs due to a multitude of factors, including the rising cost of living.
The...

Regional palliative care jobs created

The State Government has recruited more specialist palliative care nurses in regional South Australia to support patients and families with end-of-life care, fulfilling an...

‘Picture perfect’ swamp experience

Wildlife motion cameras, GPS orienteering and a rare sighting of the endangered Southern Bell Frog were just some of the exciting adventures of this...

Cash splashed on swim club equipment

Member for Barker Tony Pasin has been the bearer of good news for the Blue Lake Y Swim Club after it was awarded $3000...