RESTORATION of a 113-year-old river boat has been given a significant boost as part of a $1.34 million funding injection into river tourism projects across the Mid Murray district.
STREET scaping, signage, boat ramp facility upgrades and better river access are all on the cards for the Blanchetown Revitalisation project, with $495,000 to be spent on improving the town.
A LOCAL council will move to support allowing farmers to grow genetically modified (GM) crops within its district to assist economic growth in the agriculture and horticulture sectors.
A LOCAL tourism leader has urged visitors to “come and see the Riverland”, as the region’s tourism industry plots its course for the next decade.
A RIVERLAND West bowls club will rest easy soon with its greens protected from wind and vermin thanks to a council grant fund.
HUGH SCHUITEMAKER and JOSH BRINE MORE than $2 million of infrastructure funding under a Federal Government program will be aimed at generating “local stimulus” for all four Riverland councils. The Federal Government last week announced the four Riverland councils would share more than $2.1 million of funding under the Local Road and Community Infrastructure initiative, […]
A LOCAL council has included a rate rise of 3.4 per cent in its 2020/21 draft budget – a stark difference compared to its neighbouring councils.
RESTORATION works on the historic ps Canally could be completed within 12 months – if the volunteer restoration group receives certain grant funding.