Council keen on Copper Trail connection

THE Copper Trail is the proposed name of a linking route between the Shamus Liptrot Trail, which travels from Balaklava to Halbury, and the Riesling Trail at Auburn. Wakefield Regional Council will consider the title amongst several proposed but unnamed trails yet to be constructed in the district. The Riesling Trail committee has given its […]

FIX track TAX

Regional racing clubs are feeling the pinch thanks to the flow-on effects of the State Government’s consumption tax. The ‘betting operations tax’ is a consumption tax of 15 per cent on the net wagering revenue of betting companies that offer services to South Australian residents. All bets placed in SA with Australian-based betting companies are […]

Alan rolls up to 90

Born on February 21, 1929, means Alan Helps will celebrate his 90th birthday tomorrow. Before moving to Mallala, Alan worked on his family’s Edinburgh dairy farm and attributes his longevity to his hard work and bonding with the land. • Pictured: Michelle Helps, Bevan Helps, Dianne Woodford, Paul Woodford, Julie Harford, Kevin Harford, Doris and Alan […]

Choir leads drought benefit concert

ADELAIDE Plains Male Voice Choir will lead a drought benefit concert in Eudunda Lutheran Church on Sunday, March 31. Alongside the Male Voice Choir, two other acts will play, Caitlin Drew from Burra, and locals Polly and Chris. Proceeds from the concert will benefit households affected by drought in the eastern Eudunda area, with families […]