Volunteers pick up vandalism pieces

THREE dedicated volunteers are selflessly restoring Penola’s historical headstones at the town’s old cemetery after ongoing vandlism attattacks. Over the last four months volunteers Ken Bowden, […]

Priest welcomed to Penola

DESCRIBING Penola as a spiritual gem, Father Michael Romeo is delighted to immerse himself in the community as the town’s new Catholic priest. Growing up in […]

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Classic cars displayed

CLASSIC vehicles assembled at the Lady Nelson Visitor and Discovery Centre on Saturday as part of the Mount Gambier Veteran and Vintage Car Club’s 53rd Australia […]

Scooter superstar – Nate rides to nationals

PENOLA’S young scooter superstar Nathaniel (Nate) Oakley has successfully qualified for the Australasian Scooter Association nationals in Sydney this year after topping the South Australian qualifier […]

Experienced winemaker departs region

ACCOMPLISHED winemaker Sandrine Gimon will be sorely missed as she exits the region after 25 years dedicated to Rymill Coonawarra. Growing up around her wine making […]

Australia Day in Penola

PROUD community members congregated in Penola’s War Memorial Park to celebrate Australia Day and acknowledge the town’s deserving citizen’s of the year. Wattle Range Mayor Peter […]

Early vintage

WARMER weather conditions in the region have potentially moved Coonawarra’s vintage ahead by two weeks after what was expected to be a late start to the season.[…]

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Australia Day at Penola

THE Penola community united at War Memorial Park on Friday to celebrate Australia Day and acknowledge this year’s influential citizens of the year. A community breakfast […]

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1937 Dodge Coupe

BUYING this eye catching 1937 Dodge Coupe truck for a mere $45, proud owner Roger Telford has turned it into a timeless masterpiece. The truck is […]

Penola passion shines through

HIGH academic achiever and heavily involved community member Aliza Pfitzner has been recognised for her dedication to Penola with the prestigious Wattle Range Council Young Citizen […]