The Leopard has landed

Bronte Hewett reports For those who haven’t noticed, a Leopard tank has arrived at Two Wells war memorial but not without significant effort from members of Two Wells RSL and a big transport operation. One of 30 in Australia, the historic tank was granted to Two Wells RSL late last year. The tank was delivered […]

Crop fire prods Balaklava on a sleepy Sunday

A HEADER bearing is the alleged cause of a fire in a crop farmed by the Roberts family east of Balaklava on Sunday afternoon. The fire, which started  about 6pm, sent clouds of billowing black smoke high above Balaklava, causing many residents to stir, seeking the cause. Dozens of vehicles came to the area. CFS […]

Police nab two over cannabis

Police from Port Wakefield, Balaklava and Hamley Bridge searched seven properties over the past week for drug-related offences based on information from the public. As a result, police reported a 31-year-old man from Hamley Bridge for cultivating cannabis and a 22-year-old man from Port Wakefield for the same offence. Six cannabis expiation notices were also […]