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Men’s Shed Grant Funding Applications Closing Soon

This Friday is the last day for locals to apply for Men’s Shed funding as part of the latest round of the National Men’s Shed Development Programme. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey has encouraged all Men’s Sheds in the Grey area to apply for financial support across the following funding...

Yorke Peninsula Reserve Upgrades

The Copper Coast Council are looking to upgrade four reserves on the Yorke Peninsula, with online public consultation now open. The four projects across Moonta and Wallaroo will include the upgrade of both Queen Square and McCauley Park in Moonta as well as the upgrade of Stately Way and the Wallaroo...

BREAKING NEWS

Two men will face court after police uncovered over $1,000,000 in cash inside a car travelling in to South Australia. Just before midnight on Saturday 14 November police were working at the Oodla Wirra checkpoint when a Holden ute entering the State from NSW was stopped. Police spoke to the driver, a...

Health Hub to Launch in Jamestown

Jamestown and Mid North locals will soon have another way to keep fit, with news of a brand new Health Hub launching next year. An iconic building in the Main Street will be transformed into a new gym and health hub for locals, with the refurbishment to commence immediately. Owner Nicole Lemke...

Man with Wheelbarrow Arrested at Port Pirie

A man was arrested in Port Pirie after his suspicious behaviour drew the attention of police. Police were patrolling the Port Pirie West area when they came across a man pushing a wheelbarrow down the street. They stopped to investigate and found that he was transporting house breaking implements and other tools...

Port Broughton’s Christmas Street Festival

Port Boughton’s Christmas Pageant may have been cancelled, but Christmas cheer will be in full force at the Port Broughton Street Festival. Saturday December 5th McKay Street will be filled with stalls, food and entertainment. There may even be a special visit from Santa at the Community Hall. Community Christmas Carols will...

Community Consultation Meeting in Melrose

There is a community consultation meeting in Melrose tonight. From 7pm locals can head to the Melrose Town Hall to hear more about the District Council of Mount Remarkable’s Draft Strategic Management Plan. The meeting will also give locals the chance to have their say on the 2021-2031 Draft Plan, which looks...

‘Travelling Light’ Wins National Award for Best Regional Event

illuminart’s ‘Travelling Light – Grand Projection Art Tour’ has won a prestigious award at the 2020 Australian Event Awards. ‘Travelling Light’ made it’s way through our region from Whyalla, up to Quorn, then south through Port Augusta, Wilmington, Booleroo, Port Pirie and Wallaroo, displaying vibrant colourful moving images on local silos,...

Five Youths Under 13 Arrested

Five youths have been arrested and charged after a house was broken into and a car was stolen from the property. Police were called to a Whyalla Stuart address after the victim, an 81-year-old woman, was confronted by two male youths inside her home, when patrols arrived, they discovered the victim’s...

Port Augusta's Fundraiser for Injured Player

Port Augusta’s Central Oval is set to host an upcoming charity event, for a local legend who was injured playing finals football. Port Augusta Police and the South Augusta Football Club have organised an Aussie Rules football match to raise money for injured player, William Bolitho who suffered a significant neck...

Pirie's Youth Art Exhibition Launched

Port Pirie Regional Art Galley’s much anticipated Youth Art Exhibition will launch today, highlighting works from artists across the region. The intention of the exhibition is to encourage young emerging artists and arts students to get actively involved in the local arts scene. The Youth Art Exhibition will also include the SACE...