Ahoy there! Gladstone’s Treasure Island tribute

St Joseph’s Parish School in Gladstone held its biennial school production recently, this year based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel Treasure Island and was directed and choreographed by local performer Judy Lewis. After more than a term of preparation, students performed in both a matinee and an evening performance over two days. Principal Martin Hayes […]

Christian Outreach celebrates 25 years

Clare Valley Christian Outreach (CVCO) celebrated 25 years of life and ministry in the Clare Valley on Sunday, October 22. CVCO manages the Christian Bookshop in Edwards’ Mall, the Thrift and Furniture Shop in Burton Street along with the Clare Christian Emergency Relief Centre and also supports school and youth ministry. Outlying ministries are the […]

Local ladies’ lavish luncheon

It was more of a lazy walk than a sprint for those attending the Two Wells Red Cross Melbourne Cup lunch on the first Tuesday in November, but with glorious spring weather bathing the venue in sunshine, no-one really cared. Two Wells local, Pam Duncan, opened up her home and hosted the event. Pam cooked […]

Radiant art work

The annual Balaklava and Riverton High Schools Art Exhibition, Radiance, officially opened last Wednesday at Balaklava Courthouse Gallery. The art exhibition has been running for six years, started initially by Balaklava, with Riverton joining in 2014. The first exhibition in 2012 was started to provide an opportunity for students to present their work in a […]

Spalding speedsters

The Spalding Primary School Annual Billy Cart Race sped back into town last Friday evening. Cart loads of fun was had as the vehicles sped through the streets, with Fastest Boy – Charlie Kriesl clocking up 37 kilometres per hour and Fastest Girl – Lucy Trengove coming in at 33/kmph. Charlton Hammat’s entry won Most […]