LEGO helps build technology skills

WHEN most people think of LEGO they think of the small coloured building blocks, which quickly became a familiar staple in almost every child’s toy box. […]

Average rate increase calculated

MOUNT Gambier ratepayers will see a cumulative increase of around $150 on their average rates across three years as City Council strengthens its war chest for […]

Balnaves winemaker awarded

THE Australian Society of Viticulture and Oenology recently announced its 2018 Awards for Excellence winners with Pete Bissell of Balnaves of Coonawarra named winemaker of the […]

Rec-centre survery nears

MOUNT Gambier City Council is calling on residents to be informed ahead of an elector survey which will decide the fate of a proposed multi-million dollar […]

Community elects duo

FORGING a strong bond for the betterment of the Penola and Coonawarra district will be the focus of Wattle Range Council Riddoch Ward representatives Dean Burrow […]

Blue Lake city in the spotlight

THE Mount Gambier district’s spectacular network of natural wonders is driving an upswing in global tourism, which is throwing the Blue Lake city onto the international […]

Business among nation’s best

MAYURA Station’s Tasting Room and The Barn Restaurant were named among the best in Australia last month when they were recognised at the national industry awards.The 2018 Savour Australia Restaurant and Catering[…]

Convention beefed up

THREE local Beefsteak and Burgundy clubs will stage the International Beefsteak and Burgundy Convention in Coonawarra this weekend. Convention chairperson Rick Paltridge said it had been […]

Health alarm

A UNPRECEDENTED health snapshot has revealed potentially alarming levels of high blood pressure among the Limestone Coast’s population, which is a major risk factor for heart […]