Tag: tarpeena

Fires engulf homes

Two homes have been destroyed by fire in the last few days, devastating two local families.
Fire caused $130,000 damage to a home in Tarpeena...

Timber future is now

NeXTimber’s Australia’s first Radiata Pine Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) and Glue-Laminated Timber (GLT) manufacturing facility has officially opened in Tarpeena. South Australian Premier Peter Malinauskas...

Small towns have say on priorities

Aplan to guide the long-term future of smaller communities within the Grant District Council has been approved and is ready for action.
The Inner Townships...

Community land sale gets green light

Aconditional agreement will be entered into between Grant District Council and Timberlink Australia Tarpeena mill. Following the sale of community land, council will negotiate an...

Timber history made

Timberlink’s NeXTimber facility at Tarpeena has pressed its very first Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) panel, marking another significant milestone in the construction of Australia’s...

Land sale paves way for mill carpark

Grant District Council will go ahead with selling community land for carparking space for Timberlink employees, despite the majority of community consultation respondents voting...

Timber manufacturing milestone

Timberlink last week welcomed the South Australian Parliamentary Select Committee to its Tarpeena manufacturing facility for the South Australian Forest Products Association’s Seed to...

Drivers in police sights

Limestone Coast Police detected a series of traffic breaches on the region’s roads in the last week. Just before 5pm on Friday a 38-year-old Millicent...

Man charged over Tarpeena collision

Aman has been arrested after a crash at Tarpeena on Monday morning. About 6.20am police and emergency services were called to the intersection of McEnroe...

Timberlink celebration

Timberlink Australia recently celebrated a milestone 10 years in business and revealed a fresh new website and branding. Timberlink was formed in February 2013, following...

Ash Wednesday ‘40 Years On’

The horrors of the Ash Wednesday bushfires were recalled last week, as people from across the region gathered to mark the 40th anniversary of...

Disaster impact study in spotlight

The longest follow-up study in the world to investigate the impacts of disasters and trauma on children is taking place in South Australia on...

Former councillor’s service recognised

The new Grant District Council has given a former councillor a standing ovation for her long serving contribution spanning 28 years. Former councillor Shirley Little...

Senior citizens’ contributions celebrated

More than 110 senior citizens across the Grant District Council recently came together to celebrate their contributions and successes within the community. In honour of...

Small town postal service scrapped

Postal services at Tarpeena will cease on October 17 after providing direct to the community for the past four years from The Pines Hotel. Recently...