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Claims cost NLC $18,000

Claims cost NLC $18,000

By Chris Oldfield
TWO Native Title Claims covering the entire South East region by various people of Aboriginal heritage, have so far cost the Naracoorte Lucindale Council $18,838.65. If successful, it is unknown what impact the claims will have on Crown land, be it privately or publicly owned.
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The News Gives Back Program: Gratitude for Community News’ generous donation to Connect FM

The News Gives Back Program: Gratitude for Community News’ generous donation to Connect FM

By Sardia (SCAD) Kakoschke
We would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to the Community News for their generous donation to Connect FM. Their contribution will be used to purchase a lawn mower, which will greatly assist us and the Rotary Club of Bordertown in maintaining the station’s yards.
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Naracoorte South Primary School

Naracoorte South Primary School

1st February 2024
By Ms Edwards, Principal
Welcome back to our 2024 school year!
I am thrilled to welcome each of you back to another exciting school year at Naracoorte South Primary. Whether you’re a returning student, a new face, or a familiar one, we can’t wait to embark on this journey of learning and growing together.
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Cricket report

Cricket report

Lucindale made a statement by beating top team Millicent in the match of the round for Millicent and Naracoorte District Cricket association last Saturday. Sitting third on the ladder, Lucindale dominated the top side in the second-last game of the minor round, Millicent batted first and struggled badly, with opening bowlers Brandon Nicolle and Michael McGurk making early inroads with figures of 2/15 and 2/28.
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Southern Ports Tennis Association results: Round 12, 10/2/2024

Southern Ports Tennis Association results: Round 12, 10/2/2024

By Katelyn Baker
Wild wins at Wimbledon Round
Saturday, 10 th February saw the Southern Ports Tennis teams compete at Wimbledon Round, hosted by the Lucindale Tennis Club. Scores across all matches were tight as the competition closes in towards Grand Final Day in just three weeks.
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SE Veteran golf results

SE Veteran golf results

By Max Clifford
At Kingston 75 players visited on a fine but windy day. The course was in great condition and our best score for the day was Paul Bosco’s 39 points in Division 1. His runner up was Tony Steen with 36 and Lindsay Storer 35.
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Lucindale Bowls Club Men’s 4’s day

Lucindale Bowls Club Men’s 4’s day

By Alison Williams
Lucindale Bowls Club held its Graetzy’s Transport and Synergy Ag Men’s 4’s on 4th February. A very hot day for the comp with full rinks of 14 teams competing, a great turn out.  A welcome break for lunch was provided by Marg and her team of helpers.
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Bridge@Bowls

Bridge@Bowls

By Bridging the Gap
Last week 20 ladies enjoyed playing 30 boards, a solid afternoon of bridge! E/W direction certainly had the majority of high card points however contracts were played evenly in both directions. Huge congratulations to Shylie Yelland/Vickie Snodgrass who were E/W winners with a fantastic 65.31% followed by Mary Lush/Meredith Lawrie on 53.65% and then Janneen Wishart/Kathryn McCourt on 51.98%.
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Naracoorte Rangers Baseball report

Naracoorte Rangers Baseball report

By Martin Wirper
Naracoorte hosted the Central Magpies in a double header on the weekend. Brady pitched to Callum for the first game. The Rangers kept the Central Magpies scoreless in their first innings. Naracoortes first innings started shakily and were two down when a cracking hit by Ken hit Destin in the ankle.
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Your Say: Power price comparisons

Your Say: Power price comparisons

Your Say: Cliff Hignett, Naracoorte
(News 24/1/24)
I enjoyed Cr Grundy’s good old fashioned rant about how ‘power prices are ruining local businesses’. (Apparently farmers can’t afford to turn on their irrigation pumps) Most of what he says are worn out rumours that could have come from a Liberal party songbook of 15 years ago.
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Naracoorte RSL pennant results

Naracoorte RSL pennant results

By Linda Prentice
Last week all Naracoorte RSL Bowling Club’s teams played at home and on Friday the ladies hosted Port MacDonnell. Robyn Hansen, Linda Prentice, Helen Brody and Steve Hansen had a fantastic day against Elaine Pruis’s side and won very easily with 36 shots to 8.
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Bakery closure

Bakery closure

Alleged $300k theft forces business closure
By Nasik Swami
After serving the community for more than three generations, Naracoorte’s very popular Morris Bakery has shut its doors after losing about $300,000 in alleged theft. The bakery closed its doors on February 5, leaving the community devastated, with many lamenting the loss of a good old business.
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