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Ben Gregory  TBW Newsgroup

Mount Gambier holds first sale of new year

BUYERS and vendors from far and wide flocked to the Mount Gambier and District Saleyards on Wednesday for the facility's first sale of the...
Adam Smith, Candina, Josh Williams  TBW Newsgroup

Community bales up support for KI residents

AFTER an outpouring of community support from its inaugural campaign, the Mount Gambier Hay Run has announced another charity drive. Initially started to support the...
Emma Millard  TBW Newsgroup

Farmers help long road to drought recovery

A MOUNT Gambier district resident has urged rural property owners to slash roadsides to produce hay for drought-stricken farmers, who are battling to feed...
Stuckeys  TBW Newsgroup

Under-resourced council denies desperate farmer’s droving bid

A LACK of Wattle Range Council resources has been attributed as a factor behind the decision to deny New South Wales farmer Gavin Stuckey...
Lamb (2)  TBW Newsgroup

Saleyard increase forecast despite decline in volume

SALEYARD prices for sheep meat will skyrocket in the 2019/20 financial year despite a decrease in volume and value, a national report has predicted. This...

Lucindale duo deliver goods to drought-affected NSW

FATHER-SON duo John and Andrew Pilmore of Lucindale were welcomed with open arms when they arrived in a drought-affected small town in New South Wales last month Delivering groceries and grain to locals in Pooncarie[...]

Drought relief convoy en route

THE regional community is rallying behind drought-stricken farmers south of Tamworth by organising a convoy of trucks laden with hay. Volunteers are expected to head...

Mount Gambier trio joins forces for farmers

A MAJOR Mount Gambier construction firm, shopping centre and city restaurant have teamed up to raise funds for Australia's struggling farmers. Mount Gambier Marketplace and...

Diners put money where mouth is

MILLICENT hotels are encouraging locals to "put their money where their mouth is" and devour a "parma" in support of a drought-stricken farmer. The national...

Drought relief help on its way

WATTLE Range Council staff will fill more than three semi trailers with hay and travel across the state to help relieve the impacts of...

Help at hand for drought affected farmers

FARMERS across Millicent and district have opened their hearts to the plight of their drought-afflicted counterparts on the eastern seaboard. They have already donated 180...

Critical decade for climate action

AUSTRALIA'S critical window of opportunity to tackle climate change is closing, according to a new landmark report from the Climate Council.[...]

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Back in town to transform community gym

A NEW era dawns for the Millicent Gymnastics Club, with a full time coach and club manager appointed this week. Fiona McDonald will take on...