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Riverland’s heritage-listed buildings receive a funding boost

Riverland’s heritage-listed buildings receive a funding boost

RIVERLAND heritage-listed property owners now have access to half a million dollars in State Government grants to undertake preservation and restoration works.

Tourism numbers on the up and up

THE Riverland has continued kicking tourism goals by contributing to the state’s record number of guests and boosting South Australia’s visitor economy to an all-time-high of $6.9 billion, according to new figures.

Visiting MP celebrates local women

STATE deputy premier Vickie Chapman led a celebration of local women in business on Friday as part of a one-day tour of the Riverland.

Have yourself a merry local Christmas

TWO local MPS are encouraging Riverlanders to think big and shop small this Christmas to boost the local economy – and local spirits.

Country Cabinet a ‘media stunt’

LIBERAL Member for Chaffey Tim Whetstone says the State Opposition’s visit to the Riverland this week was part of a “media stunt”, rather than a listening strategy.

Shadow cabinet to visit Riverland

RIVERLANDERS will be updated on State Opposition policy when SA Labor brings its Country Cabinet and Labor Listens event to the region later this month.

Licence to cultivate: hemp interest grows

RIVERLAND research trials into the cultivation of industrial hemp has contributed to growing interest in the budding industry, with 10 licences now approved by the State Government.

Drought cash opens up for Riverland

A RIVERLAND council is among 21 local government bodies across Australia now eligible for up to $1 million in drought funding.