Congolese refugee takes on parliament

CONGOLESE refugee Chanceline Kakule will discuss some of Australia’s biggest challenges next month as she takes part in YMCA SA Youth Parliament. Moving to Australia in […]

Health leader honoured

PASSIONATE child safety advocate Anne Johnson has made a powerful mark on the health sector in South Australia, with her dedication over many years recognised with […]

Brave women share emotional stories

TEARY eyes and hugs were in abundance last week as Mount Gambier women Di Chambers and Kathleen Donhardt shared their emotional stories of tragedy and triumph […]

Quiet achiever in spotlight

HUMBLE and generous Mount Gambier resident Allan Dowdell was yesterday recognised for his years of contribution to the community with the prestigious Order of Australia Medal […]

Saleyards celebrate 40 years

STOCK agents past and present joined Grant District Council members to celebrate 40 years of the Mount Gambier and District Saleyards at Glenburnie on June 8. […]

Empire state of mind

MOUNT Gambier local Ashlee Kalantarian of Ashlee Lauren Designs will live every designers dream this September when she packs suitcases full of intricate floral crowns and […]

Coldest sinkhole a ‘hidden gem’

KNOWN among cave divers as the coldest sinkhole in the South East, Ela Elap is hidden in a paddock on private property in Mount Schank. At […]

Highway to underwater heaven

A UNIQUE sinkhole in the middle of a state highway linking Mount Gambier and Port MacDonnell has been attracting cave divers to the South East for […]

Lone tree marks mysterious deep cavern

KNOWN as “One Tree” by the cave diving community, this water-filled sinkhole gained its name from a lone pine tree standing near its northern edge. On […]