BOOSTING the local economy and supporting Riverland families during the festive season is front of mind for two local MPs.
A LOCAL date grower – who is now dominating the Australian market – was recently acknowledged with a state recognition award for his innovation and commitment to the food and beverage industry.
A HAILSTORM Heroes program – used to rescue the SA apple and pear industries in 2018 – could be adopted in the Riverland amid revelations this month’s hailstorm cost local growers $23 million.
A LOCAL high school student’s exemplary contribution to his school and wider community earned him an honourable mention at this year’s Minister’s Children’s Week Awards.
PARENTS and carers across the Riverland can now get their hands on $100 vouchers to help pay for their child’s swimming lessons.
CHANGES to a statewide health scheme will make it easier – and potentially cheaper – for Riverlanders forced to travel for medical treatments.
A LOCAL board has called on Riverland businesses to participate in an online training program to improve visitation experiences across the region.
MORE than 10 months of hard work and dedication by a group of locals culminated with the Renmark Rose Festival’s official opening and fair last weekend.