Community News articles

Berri Barmera freeze rates, introduce more relief measures

BERRI Barmera Council residents are set to receive some rate relief, with a nil increase in the rate in the dollar proposed for the next financial year, along with significant rate remissions for COVID-affected businesses.

Local VICs jumping for joy as tourists start to return

VISITOR information centres across the Riverland have started to reopen over the last two weeks as visitors return to the region and the local tourism and hospitality sectors begin to recover from the impacts of COVID-19 restrictions.

Get ready to treat yourself

LOCAL pubs, gyms, cinemas, places of worship, beauty salons and other sites will now be permitted to have up to 80 people on their premises from June 1 after a State Government announcement earlier this week, as long as appropriate safeguards are implemented.