Tag: youth

‘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...

Fresh look for small school

Students at Nangwarry Primary and Preschool are dressing to impress, with a new school uniform.
Volunteers on the school’s Governing Council and Uniform Committee brought...

New learning centre for historic school

The Mary MacKillop Memorial School has opened its innovative Woods Learning Centre, expanding its educational offering to the Penola community. The new building delivers dynamic...

Students get active on sports day

Excitement, happiness and lots of fun was had by students who participated in the Kalangadoo Primary School sports day last week.
 The day featured several...

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...

Best of the best dancers line up

Fifteen dancers from the Margaret Cleves School of Dancing travelled to Melbourne on the Easter long weekend to compete in the prestigious Champion of...

Teen pursues politics

Working in an MP’s office is regarded as the ideal way for Mount Gambier school leaver Amity Starick to spend her so-called gap year.
Her...

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...

Students put pedals to the metal

Mount Gambier hosted the first race in the 2024 Uni SA Australian HPV Super Series on Saturday at the 2.4km McNamara Park motorcycle circuit. Mount...

Main street ‘rite of passage’ revival for new generation

Anew lease of life is being breathed back into a oncepopular Mount Gambier tradition with the return of the “mainy”.
A group of car enthusiasts...

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...

Business rallies behind city kids

Alocal business has made a significant contribution to support vulnerable young people living in an ac.care child and youth residential care property.
O’Brien Electrical Mount...

Future forestry career seeds sown

More than 180 students from Casterton, Hamilton and Portland descended on the Casterton Racecourse last week to explore forestry career opportunities in the Green...