Cyber safety initiative

AUSTRALIA’S foremost expert on cyber safety will deliver a “no nonsense” parent information session in Mount Gambier this month. Susan McLean was the first Victorian police officer appointed to a cyber safety role in the[…]

Pasin praises indoor centre survey plan

MEMBER for Barker Tony Pasin has welcomed news Mount Gambier City Council will conduct a survey on a proposed multi-million dollar sport and recreation centre. Council resolved this week[…]

Safer region funds open

COUNCILS and community organisations in Barker now have the opportunity to apply for a share of up to $1m in funding through the Australian Government Safer Communities Fund[…]

Pasin supports new Liberal leadership bid

FEDERAL MP Tony Pasin will back former home affairs minister Peter Dutton in a three-way Liberal leadership contest between Treasurer Scott Morrison and Foreign Affairs Minister […]

Sports infrastructure grants open

SPORTING groups in Barker now have the opportunity to apply for grants of up to $500,000 through a $29.7m Federal Government program aimed at upgrading community sports infrastructure[…]

Penola bypass a priority despite tight budget

DESPITE forewarning of a tough first budget, Treasurer Rob Lucas has reiterated the State Liberals’ election pledge to complete the Penola Bypass. Mr Lucas said the long-awaited stage[…]

Ambassador gives children a voice

MOUNT Gambier’s Ally Finnis has been selected from a nationwide field of over 450 applicants to be a UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador. The 21-year-old was among […]

Coastal golf course funds teed up

THE long-awaited expansion of the Robe Golf Course from 12 to 18 holes has drawn a step closer with the announcement of a $600,000 Federal Government […]