A petition – signed by almost 2000 people – urging the State Government to “remove impediments” to constructing a river front caravan park in Waikerie has been tabled in Parliament.
A RECORD second-day crowd has ensured the Riverland Field Days will retain its Friday/Saturday format.
A review into the disposal of all surplus State Government property – including closed regional schools – will be undertaken, thanks to Tim Whetstone.
The Lotus, built in 1910 and restored by volunteers, arrived in Renmark last week ahead of Chowilla Station’s 150th anniversary celebrations on Sunday.
Chowilla Station celebrated its 150th anniversary on Sunday with an estimated crowd of 8000, far exceeding initial expectations.
A local council will hire the services of a public relations firm to help it entice new business to Renmark and fill empty shops in the town centre.
MP Tony Pasin has urged his own party to close a “loophole” that benefits New Zealand winemakers ahead of Australian producers, including those in the Riverland.
Local primary school students rallied together and took to the track at a recent Riverland ‘mini’ Relay for Life to support people affected by cancer.