Paralympian set for golf day

INSPIRATIONAL Paralympic champion Kelly Cartwright will be special guest at Portland District Health’s 2019 charity golf event. While in Portland for the event, which will be […]

Tributes flow for historian

BARRY McGowan was acknowledged both nationally and internationally for his expertise in recording the history of gold mining in Australia and passion for the history and […]

Researcher digs up mining past

A FORMER Mount Gambier man has felt a sense of vindication for the historian profession after being awarded an Order of Australia medal on the Queen’s […]

Pride of nation

THREE Mount Gambier residents who have dedicated decades to serving the community through various organisations have been celebrated nationally in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours […]

National Honour

HORTICULTURE expert and former member of the Coonawarra wine community Victor Patrick was recognised in the Australia Day Honours with a prestigious Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for tireless services to the South Australian wine industry.[…]

Rotary stalwart’s birthday celebrated

CELEBRATING his 99th birthday yesterday, Mount Gambier resident and World War II veteran Colin Cameron OAM has lived a life of achievement. Humble and giving, Mr […]

Quiet achiever in spotlight

HUMBLE and generous Mount Gambier resident Allan Dowdell was yesterday recognised for his years of contribution to the community with the prestigious Order of Australia Medal […]