Council executive announces retirement

MOUNT Gambier City Council chief executive Mark McShane announced his retirement yesterday and will finish his role in mid-February. Mr McShane moved from Adelaide to Mount […]

$6m overhaul needed for stadium

BASKETBALL Mount Gambier’s tabled discussion paper considers three scenarios for the future of the association. To relocate all operations to the proposed $39.1m sport and recreation centre, to stay at the existing stadium and[…]

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[…]