Drill rig hits 3.3km below surface

BEACH Energy’s drilling rig at the Haselgrove-3 conventional exploration well this week reached 3.3km below the surface as the company continues its program to target commercial […]

Junior cricket focus a hit

NEWLY appointed South East country cricket coordinator Brendan Murphy continues his campaign to promote cricket in the region. Visiting schools around the South East, Murphy aims […]

Riders ready for charity run

THE Penola community will unite with a fundraising dinner on Saturday evening in support of Variety SA, which has supported Penola boy Max Croser as he […]

Quality stands test of time

SKILLED Lindeman’s Coonawarra winemaker Brett Sharpe dazzled judges at the prestigious Royal Adelaide Wine Show with his standout trio of heritage shiraz cabernet wines. The 2015, […]

Mental health recognition

PASSIONATE mental health advocate and The Border Watch journalist Kyra Sykes has been recognised at a state level for her outstanding contribution to raising awareness of […]

Wine lovers celebrate cabernet

THE Coonawarra Cabernet Celebrations have kicked off in Penola with the renowned strip offering an expansive range of food, wines and events for locals and visitors […]

Family wine shines at annual show

REDMAN Wines made a big impression at the Rutherglen Wine Show, walking away with an exceptional five trophies for a distinctive 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon and the […]

Penola author launches debut novel

PENOLA author Ann Jones recently launched her first novel Tempting the Temp at the Penola Library, celebrating with more than 40 of the town’s book lovers.[…]

Charity walk close to Katrina’s heart

DETERMINED Penola resident Katrina Hutchesson will be walking the equivalent of a staggering three marathons during October in an effort to raise awareness of heart disease. […]