Tag: forests

Coonawarra wineries showcased in big city

Coonawarra wineries took off to Adelaide for Cellar Door in the City on Sunday, held at the National Wine Centre. The special one-day event gave Adelaide a chance to taste some of the finest wines the Coonawarra region has to...

Lake Leake weed infestation treated

The Limestone Coast Landscape Board recently joined forces with Burrandies Aboriginal Corporation’s environmental on-ground works team to treat the infestation of Sweet Pittosporum (Pittosporum undulatum) at Lake Leake.  Sweet Pittosporum, an evergreen tree native to the eastern states of Australia,...

Artists awarded at regional exhibition

Local self-taught artists Anita Von Stanke and Jenny Dean have been painted as winners for their creations at the South East Art Society’s annual exhibition in Mount Gambier recently. Society publicity officer Laurie Dacy said the awards were well supported...

Millicent representative chosen to guide fishing rules

Four new members from across South Australia have been elected to the State’s key recreational fishing advisory body. Following an independent nomination and open public election process Peter Dunnicliff from Millicent, Geoff Gallasch from Meningie, Timothy Doyle from Port Lincoln...

Locals get crafty 
for maker’s market

The Penola Maker’s Market has made a comeback this year, showcasing a range of items handmade with love by locals from Penola, Coonawarra and surrounds. The market will be open for the next two weekends from Friday through to Sunday,...