Government plans for forestry growth

THE State Government will canvass avenues to shore up log supply for regional processing facilities as part of a renewed focus on the region’s forestry sector. […]

Timber announcement welcomed

THE Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) has welcomed timber manufacturing business Timberlink’s announcement it will invest $100m into its Australian sawmills, which will see its processing capacity increase by more[…]

Larry the Lobster has sold

FURNER landowner Tom Brinkworth and his family has purchased “Larry the Lobster” at Kingston. The super-size fibreglass crustacean has been a Princes Highway landmark for decades and on the market for several months.It[…]

Country cash splash

REGIONAL South Australia is the big winner of the State Liberal Government’s first budget, with more than $773m of investment across services, infrastructure and job creation. […]

Investors tour South East

A SMALL delegation of Adelaide-based investors originally from China has visited the South East for a two-day tour to explore potential investment opportunities. The delegation was […]

Chief executive sings mill praise

GRANT District Council has congratulated Timberlink for its proposed significant investment to upgrade its processing facility at Tarpeena. This comes as the project will be one of the largest[…]

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 […]