Coastal wattle concerns

CONCERNED Penola resident Dean Galpin is disheartened with the lack of attention to stopping the spread of coastal wattle in the district after continued efforts to […]

Gas search is on

GAS exploration company Beach Energy has revealed drilling is likely to begin within weeks at its Haselgrove-3 well site south of Penola. The $12m drilling program […]

Literacy innovation

PENOLA Primary School is continuing to revolutionise the teaching and learning of writing in an effort to develop future writers by applying real life tasks to […]

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Penola High School quiz night

ROBUST discussion filled the Penola High School Hall this month as nine teams competed for a generous range of prizes at the annual Student Representative Council […]

Penola piper shares life memories

“I SUPPOSE I’d be the oldest piper in the south east,” Penola resident Jim Childs posited, speaking to The Border Watch a week after he celebrated […]

KNTFL: ‘Berky’ league’s best

FORMER South Gambier footballer Simon Berkefeld has added to his long line of personal accolades after being awarded the prestigious Kowree Naracoorte Tatiara Football League Mail/Virgo […]

Rising Penola power prices

BUSINESSES in Penola are feeling the crippling impact of the state’s dire power situation, with some looking to turn to solar options in the future in […]

Wine Equalisation Tax reformed

LIMESTONE Coast Grape and Wine Council chairman Pete Bissell has welcomed adjustments to the Wine Equalisation Tax (WET), but flagged restrictions may still impact negatively on […]