Protected fish at home away from home

NATIVE fish are thriving in the large water catchment area at The Rail. In April last year, Natural Resources South East and Mount Gambier City Council […]

RSL saves environment and money

AN ANNUAL reduction in electricity costs of up to $35,000 is on the cards for Mount Gambier Community RSL with installation of a solar power system […]

Libs noncommittal over calls to block fracking

LIBERAL MP Nick McBride will seek party room support for a legislated ban on fracking but says the State Government believes the bill “does nothing but add more discussion and debate to parliament”.[…]

Blanket gas mining ban debate

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has rejected calls by a prominent environmentalist that all gas mining activities should be banned in the South East. South […]

Illegal dumping crackdown warning

COUNCIL authorities have issued a fresh warning over people continuing to illegally dump household rubbish on the fringe areas of Mount Gambier. With trailer loads of […]

Drill site waste move defended

GAS exploration giant Beach Energy has dismissed concerns by anti-mining activists over the dumping of South East drill cutting material into a McLaren Vale landfill site. […]

Dump ‘on hold’

A CAFPIRCO Road property owner has welcomed news the state’s environmental regulator has placed an asbestos dump application determination process “on hold” until further information becomes available.[…]

Dump backlash

GRANT District Council has raised fears the Mount Gambier district is being targeted as a potential dumping ground for asbestos by interstate contractors. This follows a […]