Thanks for the memories

Upper Murray marine safety officer Steven Roberts aboard his 7.5 metre long and 2.8 metre wide vessel, Manno, patrolling the river near Renmark. PHOTO: Sara Gilligan
“I WILL miss the Riverland people the most”, Upper Murray marine safety officer Steven Roberts tells me as he looks out across the river that has been his office for more than six years

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Sara Gilligan


Sara Gilligan completed a Bachelor of Journalism and a Bachelor of Writing and Creative Communication at the University of South Australia in 2014. She has spent the past year working as a journalist at the Murray Pioneer's sister paper The River News in Waikerie. Sara grew up in the Adelaide Hills before moving to the Riverland to pursue her career. She enjoys reading, writing and exploring the outdoors.

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