Fire service fun

CHILDREN and adults alike enjoyed learning about what life is like for fire fighters in the region with a visit to the Country Fire Service over […]

Heat dries out region

SOUTH Australia recorded the fourth hottest summer on record in 2017/18 and the dry conditions were felt far and wide, including in the Limestone Coast. Staying […]

Defibrillator rollout continues

THE rollout of defibrillators to Country Fire Service vehicles across the state has been continuing steadily during the past 12 months. South Australian CFS regional commander […]

Bushfire air support

WITH two fire bombing aircraft stationed at Mount Gambier’s airport for the duration of the fire danger season, South East residents can rest assured the Country […]

Fire leaves $2m damage bill

EMERGENCY Services Minister Chris Picton has praised the mateship and community spirit shown in the wake of the devastating Sherwood bushfires as he toured the scorched region last week[…]

Phone coverage push

MEMBER for Barker Tony Pasin will push for improved mobile phone coverage in rural areas after residents of bushfire affected Sherwood area complained about patchy service […]

Brave volunteers praised for fighting fierce blaze

COUNTRY Fire Service (CFS) firefighters from across the Upper South East and beyond have been applauded for their courage shown to contain a devastating bushfire, which destroyed four houses in Sherwood on Saturday. […]