Rook Walk centenary celebrated

TODAY marks exactly 100 years since more than 2000 people assembled at the Blue Lake to build the Rook Walk in the largest day of community […]

Homestead to support RFDS

ONE of the region’s prominent historic homesteads will throw open its doors next weekend to raise money for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Steeped in nostalgia and history, the two day event at Kalangadoo’s Lowan House[…]

Wilkin Hall milestone celebration

HISTORY will be rekindled this month when South East community members celebrate Wilkin Community Hall’s 70th anniversary. Midway between Mount Gambier and Casterton, Wilkin Hall is […]

Service recognises war battles

VETERANS will gather in Canberra on Sunday to attend a national service to recognise the 50th anniversary of the battles at fire support bases Coral and Balmoral – Australia’s most protracted and costly battles of the Vietnam War.[…]

Lionesses look back with pride

CARING, supportive and determined are three words used to describe Lioness Club of Mount Gambier members who have gone out of their way to help those […]

Retirement village celebration

WOODLANDS Grove Retirement Village has transformed from a simple building to a home for many over the years as residents this week celebrated the facility’s 15th […]

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Yahl 150th celebration

GENERATIONS of former students gathered at Yahl Primary School recently to celebrate its 150th anniversary. Alongside current students, old scholars enjoyed live entertainment and food while […]

Never too young to help

IT MAY be a bit of a juggling act for local residents Tanya Reddie and Nicola as they manage work and family commitments, but taking time […]

Son relives mother’s cycling journey

RECREATING a historic ride his mother Janice completed from Mount Gambier to Horsham in 1967, avid cylcist James Collins recently set out on the journey to […]