GAWLER Council has moved to the next step of its $2.28 million revamp of Walker Place, despite objections from some elected members over the cost of retaining a 23-year-old piece of public artwork.
POLICE are currently investigating a spate of vandalism attacks that caused thousands of dollars’ worth of damage to multiple Gawler businesses last fortnight. Between Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16, windows in shopfronts along Murray Street and Walker Place were tagged by the offender/s, who scratched their marks into the glass. Police, so far, […]
GAWLER Council staff have devised a funding grant application that, if successful, would allow council to fund two pending infrastructure projects without using any additional ratepayer money.
THE Gawler Fringe Opening Event will once again be held in Walker Place for 2019, and also retain its three-day format, despite earlier concerns it would need to be relocated to Apex Park.
GAWLER’S Walker Place is set to become a paved plaza, while the toilet block at Apex Park will be relocated, after the State Government last week committed $1 million to redevelop the area.
GAWLER Council will apply for just over $1 million in State Government funding to turn Walker Place into the “centrepiece” of Gawler, following a special council meeting last week.
GAWLER’S Walker Place will again serve as the main venue for next year’s Gawler Fringe event.
THE official opening of the 2017 Gawler Fringe, held this past weekend, was best described as a “blur of awesomeness”, according to event co-ordinator and master of ceremonies Mark Dean.