Local police news

Sporting clubs targeted Sporting clubs are being warned to be vigilant after recent break-ins in the Barossa Valley and Gawler areas recently. Report any suspicious activity to police. March 11 A 25-year-old man from Two Wells was arrested at his home address for aggravated dangerous driving to escape a pursuit, driving disqualified, and driving unregistered […]

Drought funding success for Wakefield communities

Wakefield Regional Council (WRC) has been successful in receiving grant funding for three of the five projects applied for under the Federal Government’s Drought Communities Program. Falling under three key initiatives, 14 community projects across the WRC region have secured the funding under categories of Sustainable Region, Community Wellbeing and Road Access Improvements for Farm […]

Eudunda silos next on the list

EUDUNDA is the next country town to follow suit in the trend of silo murals, with completion hoping to be by the town’s next milestone anniversary. The Eudunda Community Business and Tourism (ECBAT) board, along with Eudunda ward councillor, Debbie Hibbert from the Goyder Council, have been busy getting the ball rolling to make this […]

New look for council parking

Many people have noticed works being conducted on the footpath and kerbing on the Edith Terrace side of the Wakefield Regional Council office. A WRC spokesperson said the trees had become distressed and if left untreated, could have created a safety hazard to those who park their cars there.   Read the full story in […]

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 […]