Community Diary articles

Locals blame waste fees for illegal rubbish DOWN IN THE DUMPS

FED up by the actions of illegal dumpers, locals are calling on Riverland councils to lower waste fees or find alternative solutions to curb the ongoing issue.

Destination dollars for regional tourism

DESTINATION Riverland (DR) this week received a $20,000 Federal Government funding boost to develop a strategic tourism plan for 2030 and ultimately maximise the region’s visitation and economic yield.

Drought dough for Loxton Waikerie

A LOCAL council last week received a $780,000 Federal Government funding boost as part of a drought relief initiative.

Trio of local bridge works ‘ridiculous’

LOCAL resident and grain trader Trevor Kernich has criticised the State Government’s decision to complete bridge works across the Riverland simultaneously.

Local’s proposal to stop Easter bridge-roadblock repeat… DETOUR AHEAD?

A LOXTON resident has offered a “simple solution” to avoid further delays at the Kingston-On-Murray Bridge during the upcoming peak Easter holiday period.

Fauna park review hopping along

THE future of Waikerie’s controversial fauna park is still up in the air following the submission of a business case in support of the facility’s survival.