WITH coronavirus scares gripping much of Asia, the ripple effects are being felt all the way into the Barossa Valley.
THE Barossa has contributed to a record high tourism expenditure in South Australia, of $7.8 billion, over the past year.
NEXT week the Barossa will come alive as the Tour Down Under kicks off with the start, and finish line after five loops, in Tanunda. Barossa Mayor Bim Lange said he was proud of how the region is coming together to make Tuesday a special day.
LAST year saw Nuriootpa swelter through its warmest year ever, while Williamstown received 281mm of rain less than average during what was the state’s driest year on record.
THE Barossa, Light & Gawler women’s football competition finished off its year with the inaugural ‘Region of Origin’ match between the league’s North and South sides at Tanunda Oval on Sunday.
KAPUNDA has come from behind to defeat Nuriootpa by three goals in Barossa, Light & Gawler reserves football on Saturday.
LOCAL winery Seppeltsfield Barossa has been recognised as one of the top three wineries in Australia, and among the best 50 around the world.
TANUNDA continued to display its dominance with a 76-point win over Barossa District in Barossa, Light & Gawler A-grade football on Saturday.