Larry the Lobster has sold

FURNER landowner Tom Brinkworth and his family has purchased “Larry the Lobster” at Kingston. The super-size fibreglass crustacean has been a Princes Highway landmark for decades and on the market for several months.It[…]

Red tape chokes tourism sector

EXCESSIVE bureaucracy and additional support for marketing were key issues highlighted by local tourism operators at last month’s “meet the minister” event with Tourism Minister David […]

Fringe Festival funding call

MOUNT Gambier City Council will contribute a further $15,000 towards next year’s Fringe in Mount Gambier Festival if the State Government commits $20,000 towards the event. […]

Suicide prevention network meeting planned

A SUPPORT network has been established in the Wattle Range region focused on filling the gap in suicide bereavement and prevention services. The Wattle Range Suicide Prevention Network[…]

Country cash splash

REGIONAL South Australia is the big winner of the State Liberal Government’s first budget, with more than $773m of investment across services, infrastructure and job creation. […]

Chief executive sings mill praise

GRANT District Council has congratulated Timberlink for its proposed significant investment to upgrade its processing facility at Tarpeena. This comes as the project will be one of the largest[…]