Call to extend ban on plastic bags

FEDERAL parliamentarian Rebekha Sharkie has challenged New South Wales and Victoria to join the rest of the nation in banning lightweight plastic bags[…]

Gas ban demand

A LIMESTONE Coast environmental campaigner has called on political parties ahead of the state election to pledge a blanket ban on unconventional gas mining in the […]

Coastal Connections praised

GRANT District Council has praised the Natural Resources South East Coastal Connections program, which boasted a number of activities showcasing the marine environment across the region[…]

Drill rig hits 3.3km below surface

BEACH Energy’s drilling rig at the Haselgrove-3 conventional exploration well this week reached 3.3km below the surface as the company continues its program to target commercial […]

Community pride shared

SOUTH East residents are being encouraged to support their town this year and nominate for the annual KESAB Sustainable Communities Program.[…]

Resident recycles his way across South East

AN ENVIRONMENTALLY conscious 68-year-old Nangwarry resident is dedicating his time to cycling over the region and collecting recyclable rubbish to reduce the impact of waste on […]

Albino wombat spotted

A RARE albino wombat has recently been spotted on consecutive days in Canunda National Park. The lucky finder was Southend resident Corinne Tedham, who was four-wheel-driving […]

Green initiative

MOUNT Gambier City Council outdoor caretakers have ‘planted the town green’ this month as they increase the city’s street tree population by around 300 trees. City […]