Picking begins

WITH grape picking approaching next month, Coonawarra vignerons are relying on international labourers to make the journey to the region to help kick-start the year’s vintage. […]

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Out of the Blocks book launch

A HISTORICAL book depicting the history of Coonawarra’s oldest vineyard – Wynns Coonawarra Estate – was launched recently after the completion of a 15 year process. […]

Wheelchair hoist wanted

PENOLA resident Anne Petersen is calling for a hoist to be introduced to the town’s hospital bus in an effort to improve accessibility for those with […]

Book launch celebrates history of Wynns

A HISTORICAL book depicting the history of Coonawarra’s oldest vineyard was launched last week among proud community members who celebrated the 15 year project. “Out of […]

Protests continue

PROTESTERS continued to show defiance against the production of gas at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 gas well with a gathering at the site entrance on Wednesday night. […]

Duo dedicated to region

COMMITTED community members Keith and Dorrie Bennier have dedicated their lives to the region through tireless volunteering efforts over their outstanding 60 years of marriage. In […]

Sporer inducted into Hall of Fame

THE talents of Mount Gambier country music identity Kevin Sporer were honoured last month following his induction into the renowned Australian Country Music Hall of Fame […]

Volunteers pick up vandalism pieces

THREE dedicated volunteers are selflessly restoring Penola’s historical headstones at the town’s old cemetery after ongoing vandlism attattacks. Over the last four months volunteers Ken Bowden, […]