State loans $200,000 to city RSL

MOUNT Gambier’s cash-strapped Community Returned and Services League received a boost from the State Government today as it announced a $200,000 loan to help the iconic […]

Pristine environment protection crucial

ALLENDALE East General Store owner John Lindquist believes tourism would step up if Piccaninnie Ponds Conservation Park was further developed, but warned it should be done […]

RSL lives to fight another day

THE Mount Gambier Community Returned and Service League has overcome its short-term financial woes thanks to a mammoth fundraising effort by the community. Ready to be […]

RSL call rallies community

A FLURRY of community donations and the prospect of selling its car park have enabled the embattled Mount Gambier Community Returned and Services League to postpone […]

D-Day looms for RSL

A TOTAL of 34 people could lose their jobs by the end of the week if the Mount Gambier Community Returned and Services League is put […]

Exploring the depths: The Shaft

AS we cautiously drop into the depths, I glance up to see daylight shining through a small hole far above us, knowing it is the only […]

WWII veteran remembered

THE life of World War II naval veteran and community service stalwart Colin Cameron OAM was celebrated at a recent funeral service after he passed away […]

Transporter put under administration

THE wood chip hauling operation of Mount Gambier’s Whitehead Group of Companies has been put under voluntary administration, potentially impacting the sustainability of around 40 jobs.[…]

Rolling thunder set to hit South East

A SCOUT group of 11 motorcycle riders from Adelaide’s Bayside Harley Owners Group rolled into Mount Gambier on the weekend in preparation for their rally to […]

Community honours Vietnam veterans

AROUND 40 people gathered at the Vansittart Park Soldier’s Memorial to honour the men and women who served Australia during the Vietnam War. Among them were […]