MANDELA AND ME

South African Church of Christ Pastor Carl Haasbroek, now living in Balaklava, met the late Nelson Mandela during a special visit from his former President. These are his impressions: THE sad news of the passing of human rights and equality advocate, Nelson Mandela, was felt right around the world last week, particularly by Balaklava Church […]

Wheels turning

Next step for cycle trail – but church misses on plan for ‘regional hub’ THE Shamus Liptrot Cycling trail in Balaklava has been successful in moving to the next stage of an application for grant funding from Regional Development Australia (RDA). Unfortunately, the $16.3 million community centre proposed for an area on Balaklava’s Gwy terrace […]

Piano recovered

NANTAWARRA • PORT Wakefield police recovered a piano and other accessories stolen from the Nantawarra Church last week. The church was broken into on Thursday night, with offender/s breaking a window and door then entering through it. Following up on information received from the public regarding a separate incident, police attended a premises at Port […]