THE recently-redeveloped Barossa Visitor Centre has opened to the public, and Barossa Council is hoping it will help visitors feel more connected to the region.
FEDERAL Minister for Education Simon Birmingham has backed his state Liberal counterparts’ new plan to replace the controversial Safe Schools program with a new bullying initiative, saying it is an “integrated approach” to confronting the widespread issue.
CYCLING in Gawler just got more exciting, with the opening of the town’s first ‘bike hub’.
A “SECRET hit list” has revealed 1945 families in Wakefield could be worse off under the Federal Government’s new childcare changes – more than any other electorate in South Australia.
THE state and federal governments have locked into a proverbial game of chicken over education funding, with the State Government refusing to sign off on the Federal Government’s new funding model.
BOTH federal politicians from the local region have declared their support for marriage equality, as the nation prepares to vote in a controversial survey over same-sex marriage.
PUBLIC schools across the Wakefield electorate stand to lose $17.3 million over the next two years if the Federal Government goes ahead with plans to renege from a funding agreement with the State Government.
THE South Australian and federal governments came to blows over the state’s energy grid problems last week, as both jostled to present their solutions and deflect blame onto one another.