Investment indicates ‘booming industry’

THE nation’s peak wood products industry group says the proposed pellet plant along with other industry investment demonstrates the regional industry is “booming”. Australian Forest Products Association SA branch manager[…]

RAA learns from past

ROYAL Automobile Association (RAA) chairman and president Elizabeth Perry is in Mount Gambier today to honour South East members who have been with the organisation for […]

Alliance seeks Princes Highway repairs

A GROUP of western Victorian regional councils has formed an alliance to lobby state and federal governments for $300m to upgrade Princes Highway West between Colac and the South Australian border. Warrnambool City{…]

Regional growth areas outlined over breakfast

FIVE key areas for regional development were outlined at the Mount Gambier Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting Wednesday. Regional Development Australia (RDA) Limestone Coast chief executive […]

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[…]

Roundhouse to be razed

THE demolition of Mount Gambier’s rail roundhouse will go ahead without any intervention from Mount Gambier City Council despite a last ditch effort by an elected […]