Tag: education

Success continues for jack of all trades

One wonders when Mount Burr sportsman Jack Muhovics gets time to sleep.
With the change of seasons upon us, Jack has relinquished his dual role...

Digging up new species of giant fossil kangaroos

Palaeontologists from Flinders University have described three unusual new species of giant fossil kangaroo from Australia and New Guinea, finding them more diverse in...

Scholarships ease education burden

The Stand Like Stone Foundation has announced its annual educational scholarships after the region’s students have returned to school and university.
The foundation’s chief executive...

TAFE SA graduation (gallery)

TAFE SA’s Limestone Coast Graduation Ceremony was a night of celebration and recognition for the class of 2023.
 It was also a chance to acknowledge...

Tenison Woods athletes use home ground to advantage

Tenison Woods College proudly hosted the highly anticipated 79th Annual South East Interschool Athletics Carnival held at Marist Park last week.
 The event, renowned for...

University cuts ties with Millicent accommodation

Flinders University has relinquished the lease on two Millicent houses which had provided accommodation for their trainee doctors.
They were erected in Skeer Street Millicent...

Livingston House tops St Martins Athletics Day (gallery)

St Martins Lutheran College’s Middle and Senior School Athletics Day was a thrilling display of athleticism, sportsmanship and community spirit.
 In the heat, the four...

School milestone celebrated

Ayear of celebrations kicked off in Millicent last month as staff and students gathered for the opening ceremony for St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School’s...

Private college spills onto public reserve

Mount Gambier City Council may grant a licence for a local school to use nearby reserve land whilst undertaking building projects.
Council received a request...

‘Let essential workers jump childcare queue’

Priority for keenly-sought childcare places at a council-operated facility in Millicent should be given to the children of doctors, nurses, teachers, police officers, para...

Research precinct to expand

Members for the Mount Gambier Research, Education and Training Precinct steering committee met last week to move forward plans for development in the area.
The...

University students welcomed

The University of South Australia Mount Gambier Campus has been busy welcoming almost 100 commencing students recently.
The students are studying the diverse range of...

St Martins Lutheran College Swimming carnival (gallery)

It was a massive week in the pool for St Martins Lutheran College recently, with students breaking records in the College Swimming Carnival and...

Bank backs next gen

Community Bank Mount Gambier & District has awarded a record four scholarships to local students through its 2024 scholarship program. Grant High School student Gemma...

By George, what a look!

George the Farmer has joined forces with Iris & Wool, a distinguished Australian fashion label specialising in luxury designs made from 100% Australian merino...