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Students plant 300 trees

HEWETT Primary School students got their hands dirty on Friday, planting 300 native trees at the Hewett Centre. Years two, three and seven students worked together to plant the trees as part of the revegetation project. The initiative was funded by a $7950 Natural Resources Management grant. Hewett Centre co-ordinator Rhonda Smedley, who helped organise […]

Laurissa’s on show

GAWLER East singing sensation Laurissa Boyle will be showcasing her talent at the Royal Adelaide Show this weekend. The local youngster has been selected as one of 12 finalists performing in the event’s Talent on Show competition, which will be running throughout the week. Chosen as one of four wildcard entries after submitting an audition […]

CFS veterans honoured

BEING a volunteer with the Country Fire Service may cost him a few dollars here and there, but Roseworthy’s Peter Kemp wouldn’t have it any other way. The 35-year emergency services veteran recently received a second clasp for his National Medal when the CFS’ Region Two division held its annual award ceremony in Gawler. The […]

Swap Meet spectaular

COLLECTORS, car enthusiasts, the casual browser and their families are expected to flock to Gawler this Sunday for the annual Swap Meet event. Organised by the Gawler Veteran Vintage and Classic Vehicles Club, the Gawler Swap Meet is known for being one of the biggest of its type in SA. Swap Meet co-ordinator Trevor Bellchambers […]