Hope for fishers as Bill floated

THE State Liberal Party introduced a Private Member’s Bill in the Legislative Council to change the current boundaries of the Weatherill Labor Government’s marine park sanctuary zones last week. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Roads of ruin

THE horrific condition of arterial sealed roads in Balaklava and Owen was raised by Wakefield Regional Council chief executive officer, Cate Atkinson, during recent discussions with a visiting Liberal Party group. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

End of the line?

Port Wakefield’s future dependent on State Election result THE fate of Port Wakefield’s fishing community hangs in the balance of Saturday’s state election. A Labor victory will result in planned Marine Park Sanctuary Zones for the Upper Gulf St Vincent to come into force by October, potentially wiping out most of the commercial fishing viability […]

The heat is on

‘Champ’ scores points over challenger in debate stoush IT’S been an action-packed week in “the battle for Wakefield,” as both major political parties ramp up their campaigns. A debate held on Sunday night in Elizabeth between Mr Champion and Liberal candidate, Tom Zorich,  had tongues wagging and social media revved up. Read the full story […]