FUNDING – revealed earlier this week – to improve the Renmark to Gawler corridor was the main item of Riverland-centric interest in this week’s Federal Budget.
SAFETY upgrades to a notorious Barmera intersection have been identified as a priority by a local MP following news of a $70 million federal funding commitment to improve the Renmark and Gawler corridor.
BERRI headspace is set to benefit from the Federal Government’s decision to commit a further $47 million to support the mental wellbeing of young Australians.
TWO local MPS are encouraging Riverlanders to think big and shop small this Christmas to boost the local economy – and local spirits.
MEMBERS of the Waikerie Youth Hub have 15,000 reasons to celebrate after receiving Federal Government funding for building repairs.
A RIVERLAND men’s shed will benefit from a $35,000 Federal Government funding boost to support its work in reducing social isolation.
A PETITION to secure an MRI machine in the Riverland received “overwhelming support” and tallied over 4000 signatures when it closed on Wednesday.
A RIVERLAND council is among 21 local government bodies across Australia now eligible for up to $1 million in drought funding.