Anti-fracking film tours region

AN hour-long documentary which explores Australian and American communities living side-by-side with the unconventional gas industry will be screened across the South East over the next […]

Resource board leader chosen

KEITH’S Louise Densley has been appointed as the South East Natural Resources Management Board regional agriculture Landcare facilitator for 2018 to 2023 Based at the Natural Resources Centre in Keith, Ms Densley will[…]

Forestry growth plan revealed

A TIMBER industry workers union leader has called for a probe into whether water licences should be scrapped for plantations amid predictions the region’s forestry estate […]

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[…]