FOOD industry representatives have welcomed the Federal Government’s compromise on the so-called “backpacker tax”, providing an opportunity for the legislation to be passed this week.
SA WATER has revealed further details about the feasibility study it has commissioned into the Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme (NAIS), saying it will take around a year to complete.
THE region’s state MPs helped defeat voluntary euthanasia legislation last week, but admitted the controversial subject has divided opinion in their electorates.
PINERY district farmers feel more equipped than ever to help combat fires in the area, after local businesses banded together to donate new fire protection clothing to them.
AFTER a week of reflection for the one-year anniversary of last November’s Pinery fire, local Country Fire Service (CFS) crews will now turn their attention towards the new fire danger season.
GAWLER & Barossa Jockey Club has elected a new chairperson, and three new committee members, at its annual general meeting held earlier this month.
WESTPAC Gawler branch was forced to shut down 10 minutes earlier than usual last Thursday after a ‘bug bomb’, set off nearby, activated its fire alarm.
THE sky’s the limit for Gawler-trained junior world champion glider pilot Matthew Scutter, who will be participating in the World Gliding Championships in January.