A LONG-SERVING Elizabeth Playford Lions Club member, a volunteer for disadvantaged youth, and a quick-thinking 17-year-old were among the winners of the Playford Council Australia Day awards.
GAWLER’S Australia Day ambassador for 2019, Sharyn Lewis, is looking forward to sharing her love and gratitude for her multicultural and opportunity-filled country this weekend.
TANUNDA’S Megan McLoughlin is in the running to become Australia’s Local Hero for 2019 for her work creating awareness about organ donation.
GAWLER Apex Club is looking to do “something a bit special” for its Australia Day community breakfast this year, so with the help of Gawler South Bakery it will be offering attendees Australia-themed shortbread cookies.
LIGHT Regional Council’s 2018 Citizen of the Year, Gavin Schuster, gave some humble advice to those who attended the Australia Day celebrations in Roseworthy, last Friday, saying that “great communities make for a great country”.
CROWDS braved the hot weather and came out in full force to celebrate all things Australian at the Adelaide Plains Council (APC) Australia Day breakfast in Dublin last week.
HUNDREDS of Barossans packed into the Tanunda Show Hall on Australia Day morning for the Barossa Australia Day breakfast.
RESIDENTS from across the local region flocked to Gawler’s Apex Park on Friday to enjoy the Australia Day festivities put on by Gawler Council and local service groups.