Rain fails to dampen festival spirit

DREARY weather was brightened up with diverse entertainment at the 27th annual Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival at the weekend. Hundreds of people flocked to vibrant events […]

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Shenanigans

COONAWARRA Hall was festival-central on Saturday night for an annual smorgasbord of musical entertainment attracting hundreds of enthusiasts. The crowd at the Coonawarra Vignerons Shenanigans Music […]

National role for rural leader

A PASSIONATE local rural leader has been appointed to a national agricultural body. Penola resident Simone Kain is among ten people from across Australia selected for […]

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 […]