No substitute for experience

The state government is in the process of drafting a new Bill to improve safety for motorcycle riders, with a major change being to lift the minimum age from 16 to 18 for learner riders to gain their licence. Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services Corey Wingard said this age rise will ensure […]

Exciting times ahead for Balaklava High

THE community of Balaklava High School is looking forward to a bright and exciting 2020, after receiving grant funding of $4 million from the state government’s $1.3 billion Education Capital Works Program. From the funding, new modern modular buildings will replace the last remaining three transportable buildings, which will be demolished in the term two […]

Recognition for relief concert

ALONG with being recognised as the Best Community Event of the Year in Robertstown in the 2020 Australia Day Awards, Robertstown’s Day in the Dust drought relief concert was also given the prestigious title of the Best Community Event in SA. Members of the Eastern Drought Community Action Group were awarded the title at a […]

Schools celebrate funding

LOCAL schools throughout the electorate of Grey have been successful in obtaining almost $200,000 under the Local Schools Community Program. Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey, said funding was for a number of projects ranging from purchasing technology equipment, funding for music projects, to installing shade structures and procuring furniture. “We had some fantastic applications […]