Region inspires sea shanties

COMPOSING traditional sea shanties inspired by the Shipwreck Coast, Adam Hardcastle immersed himself in the life of a 19th century Portland resident last month. Eating a […]

Waterfront upgrade for Port MacDonnell

THE revitalisation of Port MacDonnell’s “waterfront precinct” will begin following a $585,000 windfall from the State Government. The funding will help kick-start the $1.17m “stage one […]

Stranded whale dies

A BEACHED humpback whale died at Finger Point near Port MacDonnell on Monday night following an unsuccessful rescue attempt. The nine metre mammal was stranded between […]

Humpback whale stranded

A DEPARTMENT of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR) rescue team was unable to save a beached whale off the coast of Port MacDonnell yesterday afternoon. […]

Sage calls for kangaroo cull

GRANT District Mayor Richard Sage has vowed to revisit the idea of a kangaroo cull in the region following the RAA’s announcement animal collisions have increased […]

Great white encounter

A LONG weekend fishing trip provided a group of amateur fishermen with a bigger shock than expected when a great white shark circled their boat near […]

Boat rescue saves four

FOUR Adelaide residents were rescued from their sinking boat 30 kilometres offshore at Port MacDonnell by two local fishermen yesterday afternoon. The crew aboard the MV […]