LIMESTONE COAST
Home Community News

Community News

Community help needed for charity handbag drive

HANDBAGS full of hygiene essentials and luxury items for women in need are starting to pile up at two Mount Gambier collection points -...

Toy Run to deliver Christmas cheer with a difference

THE popular Limestone Coast Toy Run will hit the road Saturday to support the region's disadvantaged youth with organisers only accepting monetary contributions to...

WEEKEND CRIME WRAP: Luxury car hurled in air, Drug overdose in Millicent

TWO Mount Gambier men were seriously injured after a single car crash on the city's outskirts over the weekend. Just before midnight on Saturday, a...

Devoted family man and football star remembered

Anthony (Tony) William Hodgens Born June 13, 1932 – Died August 14, 2020 (aged 88) ANTHONY William Hodgens – known to most as Tony...

Community reflects on suicide loss

LIMESTONE Coast residents touched by the grief and heartbreak of suicide gathered together earlier this week to reflect on the loss of a loved...

SA lockdown ends early, medi-hotel to close

THE Limestone Coast community is gearing up for a major reduction in COVID-19 restrictions with the State Government announcing it will repeal South Australia's...

Ex-Millicent woman to go the distance for mental health

FOR much of 2020, distance has negatively impacted Emma Donald’s life as she grapples with COVID-19 border restrictions preventing her from visiting her Limestone...

Foundation appoints new patrons

TWO Limestone Coast community stalwarts have been named Stand Like Stone Foundation's newest patrons. Penola's Doug Balnaves and Mount Gambier's Brian Page were both appointed...

Virus caps numbers for charitable Christmas Day lunch

PLANNING continues for the Mount Gambier Community Christmas Day Lunch with bookings essential this year as organisers aim to provide the charitable service in...

Reconsider need to travel, health authorities urge

THE state’s chief public health officer Professor Nicola Spurrier has urged elderly South Australians and individuals with chronic diseases to reconsider the need to...

COVID restrictions return in SA from midnight

SOUTH Australia will reintroduce restrictions as of midnight tonight in response to a coronavirus cluster in the state’s capital city. Gatherings at private residences...

Region told to remain vigilant as SA COVID cases climb

THE coronavirus outbreak in Adelaide should act as a wake-up call to Limestone Coast residents not to be complacent, the region’s medical chief...

Latest News

Community help needed for charity handbag drive

HANDBAGS full of hygiene essentials and luxury items for women in need are starting to pile up at two Mount Gambier collection points -...

Fight on hold