Naracoorte, March 02, 2024
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By Chris Oldfield NEW signage limiting 15 car parks to two hours only behind the Police Station – along the Western end of Robertson St, Naracoorte – has outraged daily users. The 15 parks are on the northern side – between McRae St and McGarey Crescent. Five of them will return to untimed parks, thanks […]
District audit By Nasik Swami Naracoorte-Lucindale mayor Patrick Ross has called for a district council audit of all the sporting facilities in the area. Mr Ross said an audit was strategically and vitally important for the council to determine the future requirements of the sports clubs and associations before progressing with any funding proposals. He […]
Your Say: Tony Pasin MP On July 25th more than 200 people attended a community forum at the Sir Robert Helpmann organsied and hosted by the Radiation Treatment Limestone Coast Working Party. I was extremely impressed with the event and I wish to commend the Working Party for its organisation. I also wish to congratulate […]
By Chris Oldfield Ratepayers at Robe will have an average rate increase of 7.7 percent, which mayor Lisa Ruffell believes is “fair and reasonable in the current climate”. Within that “average” residential property owners will pay around 2.9 percent more. At the top end of the rate rise sits primary producers who are likely to […]
by Wayne Hawthorne An inside look at international relations was the focus when an ex local spoke of her diplomatic career. Probus members heard from Suzanne McCourt, of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) who spoke of her career and current posting in Washington DC. Home on leave, Suzanne was educated in Naracoorte […]
By Nasik Swami The Naracoorte Public Hospital has gone digital with its medical recordings. As part of the digitalisation process, the hospital has commenced using electronic medical recording for patients, becoming the first subregional hospital to do so. Naracoorte-Lucindale Council representative to the Naracoorte Area Health Advisory Council (NAHAC), Cr Andrew Downward, said the upgrade […]
By Gretel Sneath, Limestone Coast Wine Show Entries for the 22 nd Limestone Coast Wine Show are now open! Judging for the highly anticipated event will return to Terra Rossa territory at the Coonawarra Hall from Monday, October 16, with previous LCWS panel chair Philip Rich set to take over from Tasmanian winemaker Sam Connew […]
By Tim Delaney, MLA Cattle: LWB 34 – LWY 303 – LWC 93 – OAY 35 Cattle numbers increased to 463 which was up 49 head on last week. Quality was mixed from very good pens of younger and grown cattle don to plainer secondary types in the Winter market. Heavy to medium weight cows […]
By Sally MacLeod The Avenue Inn kindly sponsored last Wednesday’s 5 th Monthly Medal, NGC Spoons and Veteran’s Trophy competition. The vouchers were very generous and we thank them for their continuing support of our ladies competition. The course is looking fabulous and the weather was stunning so there were no excuses for poor golf! […]
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