These 'Precious Gems' set to sparkle

Close to 60 girls enjoyed an afternoon of fun and pampering at Balaklava Uniting Church Hall last Thursday. Years four to seven girls from both Balaklava Primary School and Horizon Christian School were invited to attended Precious Gems, organised and run by the Youth United girls Christian group. The girls spent the afternoon having their […]

These ‘Precious Gems’ set to sparkle

Close to 60 girls enjoyed an afternoon of fun and pampering at Balaklava Uniting Church Hall last Thursday. Years four to seven girls from both Balaklava Primary School and Horizon Christian School were invited to attended Precious Gems, organised and run by the Youth United girls Christian group. The girls spent the afternoon having their […]

Harvest gets a new look

Early starts bring changing workforce to our local silos Every summer, as work gears up for harvest, so too does the action at silos and grain handling facilities dotted across the region. But as harvest comes earlier each year, grain handling companies have had to change the way they operate and attract a workforce. ABB […]

Mallala council acts on survey pointers

Mallala council has identified a series of actions needed as a result of recent community surveys and its strategic management plan review. The management plan review began in February, and surveys were conducted as part of this. Ratepayers were also given the opportunity to comment through public consultation, but no representations were received. Some of […]

Cosie's task to return Light to Libs

Gawler businessman Cosie Costa has won Liberal party pre-selection for the marginal State seat of Light. A former diesel mechanic, 46 year old Cosie established his earthmoving and mine equipment business in the mid-80s in Gawler and expansion has seen the business relocate to Wingfield. Cosie is involved in numerous community organisations and played football […]

Cosie’s task to return Light to Libs

Gawler businessman Cosie Costa has won Liberal party pre-selection for the marginal State seat of Light. A former diesel mechanic, 46 year old Cosie established his earthmoving and mine equipment business in the mid-80s in Gawler and expansion has seen the business relocate to Wingfield. Cosie is involved in numerous community organisations and played football […]

Bank on Tracy's friendly presence

Many Balaklava people would struggle if asked, “do you know Tracy Fumera? But if they were told what she does for a job, they would probably know her instantly. Tracy Fumera is the friendly security officer at Balaklava’s ANZ bank, who is often seen lending a hand to the elderly, or young mums negotiating the […]