This table sets a high standard

Watervale artist takes Balco Art Prize WATERVALE artist Harry Sherwin was announced the winner of the 21st Balco Art Prize on Sunday. His work, entitled “Summer Table” a watercolour and mixed media, was crowned the winning piece in front of a packed Balaklava Courthouse Gallery. Balco Group managing director, Malcolm May, presented Mr Sherwin with […]

Warm the sockles!

Ooh la la, look at these lovely legs. The legs are sporting the latest trend for winter – the overknee-high socks. And it’s not just for the “oldies.” Even the younger brigade are happy to give them a whirl. Some of the Balaklava footballers and netballers gave them a test and said they were really […]

Balaklava CWA ‘top of the table’

BALAKLAVA CWA has won “best table” in a competition against other local CWA’s. Balaklava recently hosted almost a full house for the popular competition, with state CWA president, Rosalie Crocker, opening the day. Balaklava, Blyth and Brinkworth laid two tables with items, from tatting to knitted coat hangers to ANZAC biscuits. Karen Baum and Rosalie […]

Snowtown again on world stage

Les Pearson reports AFTER receiving strong critical acclaim during the Adelaide Film Festival in late February for his debut feature film, Snowtown, Gawler-raised director Justin Kurzel is hopeful of a similar public reaction when it opens in cinemas nationally, tomorrow. “Obviously there’s some trepidation in how the audience will respond and I think it’s a […]

The Gungellan

Good value country style meals are available seven days a week at Gungellan Hotel in Freeling. The pub serves lunch and dinner and visitors can tour the set of ‘McLeod’s Daughters’ while enjoying good old fashioned country hospitality and great Aussie tucker. The menu boasts a good selection of traditional pub meals and hearty daily […]

Scott and Rachael’s big day

Scott Edwards and Rachael Tallboy were married at The Cross of Sacrifice in Adelaide, on February 26, with their reception held at the Watershed in Salisbury. Bridesmaids were Erin Talbot, Tyson Tallboy (male bridesmaid) and Aaliyah Edwards, and groomsmen were Robbie Amari and Sean Heslop. Scott is the son of Phillip and Christine Rhode, and […]