Diverse art delight

THE 27th Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival is set to uphold its reputation for showcasing diversity among art mediums and venues, offering something for all ages and […]

Nate on national level

YOUNG and talented Penola scooter rider Nathaniel “Nate” Oakley made the town proud at the Australasian Scooter Association Championships. Competing against others from across the country […]

Sculpture appeal

COMMUNITY members in Penola gathered at the town’s Poets’ Corner last week to mark the launch of Penola District Cultural Fund’s John Shaw Neilson bronze sculpture […]

Weston reflects on work life

FROM trekking across Australia with his beloved camels to years spent carting grapes in Coonawarra, Murray Weston has led a colourful life and made a significant […]

Art prize entries open

ARTISTS have a chance to showcase their talent and win big during the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival. All emerging and established artists are encouraged to apply […]

Young achievers awarded

THE valuable contributions, hard-work and dedication of the community’s younger members was commended at the 2018 Wattle Range youth recognition awards. Millicent’s Sally Sapiatzer, Madi Turner, […]

Aussie Camino spreads positivity

A GROUP of dedicated pilgrims arrived at the Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre this month after completing the challenging Aussie Camino, replicating the journey of Saint Mary […]

Youth Week ramps up

CHILDREN and adolescents from across the South East have united through diversity in celebration of this year’s Youth Week. A jam-packed schedule of activities and events […]

Sheds destroyed by blaze

A NANGWARRY resident had a frightening start to the morning yesterday when she woke to find her shed engulfed in flames. Police and firefighters responded to […]