Bypass construction schedule set

THE final instalment of the Penola Bypass project will start to take shape in as little as six months according to State Transport and Infrastructure Minister […]

Rising beef industry champion represents state

PENOLA’S Kate Fairlie represented South Australia last month as a state finalist in the 2019 NAB Agribusiness Rising Beef Industry Champion initiative. A fifth-generation livestock producer, […]

Women’s Auxiliary celebrates 80 years

THE Mount Gambier Community RSL Women’s Auxiliary will celebrate 80 years this month. Active since 1938, the organisation supports the RSL, wives of returned servicemen and […]

Safer region funds open

COUNCILS and community organisations in Barker now have the opportunity to apply for a share of up to $1m in funding through the Australian Government Safer Communities Fund[…]

Sports infrastructure grants open

SPORTING groups in Barker now have the opportunity to apply for grants of up to $500,000 through a $29.7m Federal Government program aimed at upgrading community sports infrastructure[…]

Penola bypass a priority despite tight budget

DESPITE forewarning of a tough first budget, Treasurer Rob Lucas has reiterated the State Liberals’ election pledge to complete the Penola Bypass. Mr Lucas said the long-awaited stage[…]

No internal challenge for Pasin

LIBERAL Member for Barker Tony Pasin will not face any internal challengers for a third term in the role. The Liberal Party called for nominations[…]