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SA Councils Media Releases/News

Welcome to the Local Government Media Centre presented by the LGA. Below you will see a list of the Latest News and Media Releases from participating Councils across the State and the LGA.

The past month's headers are automatically drawn from SA council websites in order of release and refreshed on an hourly basis.

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Latest News and Media Releases List

Minutes 21 January 2019

(District Council of Grant)
22 January 2019 4:24pm
The Council minutes for the meeting of Monday 21 January 2019 are now available.

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Australia Day Celebrations

(Kingston District Council)
22 January 2019 3:45pm

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Council Advisory Committee Vacancies

(Campbelltown City Council)
22 January 2019 3:44pm
Council is seeking members of the public to fill vacancies on the Access and Inclusion, Active Ageing and Reconciliation Advisory Committees.

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Master Locksmith Access Key For 24/7 Access

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
22 January 2019 3:38pm

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Extreme Heatwave Warning

(Naracoorte Lucindale Council)
22 January 2019 3:21pm
Take action to make sure you and your family stay well during the heat. If you need to escape the heat the Naracoorte Public Library is open 9am to 5.30pm Wednesday and Friday and until 8.00pm on Thursday. The Lucindale Community Library is open 9am to 5pm on Thursday and 9am to 3.30pm Friday (closed for lunch 12.30pm to 1pm both days). Both venues are airconditioned.

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Public Consultation - Mobile Food Vendors

(District Council of Cleve)
22 January 2019 2:10pm

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Food Safety Recall - The Fabulous Food Company Candy Cane 40g

(Wakefield Regional Council)
22 January 2019 1:52pm
The recall is due to the potential presence of plastic. Sold at Target Australia Stores including Target Country 16 September 2018 – 17 January 2019 inclusive.

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A great cause!

(Roxby Council)
22 January 2019 09:33am

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2019 Citizen of the Year Award Winners Announced

(City of Victor Harbor)
22 January 2019 08:51am

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Tumby Bay Community Wellbeing Workshop

(District Council of Tumby Bay)
22 January 2019 08:44am
You're Invited

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Norton Park redevelopment

(Whyalla Council)
22 January 2019 07:41am
Community input sought on project

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Collaboration tackles skill shortage for Eyre Peninsula councils

(District Council of Kimba)
22 January 2019 07:07am
Innovative approach helps Kimba council avoid skill shortage burden

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January meeting snapshot

(Whyalla Council)
21 January 2019 6:57pm
A brief rundown of January's ordinary Council meeting

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2019 Starclub Education & Training Sessions January - June

(District Council of Clare and Gilbert Valleys)
21 January 2019 4:34pm

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Price Maurice Road Works

(District Council of Orroroo-Carrieton)
21 January 2019 4:08pm
Works on Price Maurice Road between Pekina and Tarcowie will commence in February 2019.

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Recycled Water Supply Interruption Non Residential Customers

(Mount Barker District Council)
21 January 2019 1:44pm

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Robe Obelisk Landslide Stability Assessment

(District Council of Robe)
21 January 2019 1:44pm

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Independent Member Sought Audit & Risk Committee

(Wattle Range Council)
21 January 2019 12:13pm

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From The Desk 2019

(District Council of Clare and Gilbert Valleys)
21 January 2019 12:13pm

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Main Street Precinct, Henley Beach

(City of Charles Sturt)
21 January 2019 11:51am
Imagine....The Main Street Precinct into the future! How do we make it a great place where people love to walk, cycle, visit, stop and spend time?

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Media Release - Port Pirie Come See Change Masters Games - Online Registration Launch

(Port Pirie Regional Council)
21 January 2019 11:03am

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Millicent Lake 50 Years Celebrations

(Wattle Range Council)
21 January 2019 10:50pm

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Nominations sought for Council Committees

(Wattle Range Council)
21 January 2019 10:30pm

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Strathalbyn Winners All Round

(Alexandrina Council)
21 January 2019 10:13pm
Announced as Santos TDU Best Dressed Town

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Coastal Access Management Strategy

(District Council of Robe)
21 January 2019 09:35am

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Media Release - Solidarity to Darling River Communities

(Alexandrina Council)
21 January 2019 09:04am
We express our dismay at recent fish kills

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Riddoch Councillors encourage local conversations with engagement initiative

(Wattle Range Council)
21 January 2019 09:00am

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Council calls for community ideas for Millicent shopping precinct transformation

(Wattle Range Council)
21 January 2019 09:00am

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Owen does it again! Rope4Hope wins state accolade

(Wakefield Regional Council)
21 January 2019 08:05am
The announcement was made just a year after another event from Owen – SA Country Women’s Association’s Plains on a Plate - won the same accolade.

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Notice to Residents – Removal of Eastside Jetty

(Port Augusta City Council)
18 January 2019 4:50pm
Port Augusta residents are advised that work to remove the Eastside Jetty will commence the week of 4 th February. All works will be conducted from water based floating plant. The plant consists of a 20 metre tow vessel, 12 metre jack-up barge with crane and small punt to push the barge into shallow waters.

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Removal of Eastside Jetty

(Port Augusta City Council)
18 January 2019 4:47pm
Work to remove the Eastside Jetty will commence the week of 4th February

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Make your space a better place- PAE Places grants

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
18 January 2019 3:59pm

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Media Release - Update - Asphalt for Florence and David Street

(Port Pirie Regional Council)
18 January 2019 3:59pm

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Gawler Street/Adelaide Road Intersection Works Sunday 20 January 7am - 11am

(Mount Barker District Council)
18 January 2019 3:39pm

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Rubbish Collection

(Regional Council of Goyder)
18 January 2019 1:47pm
Hampden, Julia Creek & Farrell Flat

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Have your say! - Waste Survey

(Copper Coast Council)
18 January 2019 12:11pm

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Health investigation

(Whyalla Council)
18 January 2019 12:09pm
Council assisting SA Health investigation into salmonella cases

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Exciting New Chapter For Orroroo

(District Council of Orroroo-Carrieton)
18 January 2019 11:55am
The new chief executive officer (CEO) of the District Council of Orroroo Carrieton is excited about working closely with the community to drive the long term prosperity of the district.

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PITCH IN

(Renmark Paringa Council)
18 January 2019 10:20pm
The purpose of PITCH IN is to provide you with the opportunity to contribute to Council's plan for 2019/2020. Through PITCH IN you will be able to highlight issues that are important to your community.

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Copper Post Newsletter Summer 2018/2019

(Copper Coast Council)
18 January 2019 00:00am

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Kangaroo Island Council Australia Day Ceremony

(Kangaroo Island Council)
17 January 2019 4:35pm
The Kangaroo Island Council Australia Day Ceremony will be held on Saturday 26 January at Hope Cottage, Centenary Ave Kingscote at 10.00am (NOTE NEW START TIME). Mayor Michael Pengilly will present the 2019 Citizen of the Year Awards and the 2018-19 Community Partnership Grants. The ceremony will be followed by morning tea. All are welcome.

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Media Release - Boat Ramp Maintenance

(Port Pirie Regional Council)
17 January 2019 4:32pm

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Mayor invites world to experience real Storm Boy Coorong

(Coorong District Council)
17 January 2019 4:21pm
Media Release

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Millicent Saleyards Public Meeting

(Wattle Range Council)
17 January 2019 4:14pm

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Australia Day - 26 January 2019

(Naracoorte Lucindale Council)
17 January 2019 3:25pm
Australia Day celebrations kick off at Naracoorte at 7.00am at the Naracoorte Town Square with breakfast supplied by local service clubs, entertainment starts from 7.35am. The official ceremony commences at 7.55am. This is followed by celebrations and a community lunch, supplied by community groups, at Lucindale at 11.00am at Centenary Park, Musgrave Avenue.

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Nominate Now for South Australian AG Town of the Year

(Adelaide Plains Council)
17 January 2019 3:05pm
South Australian towns flying the flag for primary industries can nominate for a new award – the South Australian Agricultural Town of the Year. Click the post to read more...

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Santos Tour Down Under Port Adelaide Highlights

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
17 January 2019 3:02pm

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2019 LeHunte Tennis Association Tournament

(Wudinna District Council)
17 January 2019 3:01pm

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Agenda 21 January 2019

(District Council of Grant)
17 January 2019 2:58pm
The Council Agenda for Monday 21 January 2019 is now available.

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Drought Assistance Funding Concerns

(Regional Council of Goyder)
17 January 2019 2:43pm
Drought Assistance Funding Concerns Peter Mattey Mayor, Regional Council of Goyder Chariman, Legatus Group

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Make Your Own Beeswax Wraps

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
17 January 2019 2:36pm

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Coorong Tatiara Local Action Plan Newsletter January 16 2019

(Coorong District Council)
17 January 2019 12:58pm
Coorong Tatiara Local Action Plan Newsletter January 16 2019

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Coorong Tatiara Local Action Plan Newsletter January 10 2019

(Coorong District Council)
17 January 2019 12:56pm
Coorong Tatiara Local Action Plan Newsletter January 10 2019

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My Local Services App

(Regional Council of Goyder)
17 January 2019 11:56am
Get local information, report issues and find out what's near you FREE!

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Alexandrina Road Temporary Partial Road Closure 21 January 2019

(Mount Barker District Council)
17 January 2019 10:55pm

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Coming Up: Heritage Advice Session - 13th February 2019

(Regional Council of Goyder)
17 January 2019 10:54pm
Our friendly heritage advisor will be available by appointment on Wednesday 13th February, 2019 between 1-3pm to provide information advice on various issues. Please call 8892 0100 to lock in your appointment.

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Australia Day Community Breakfast

(District Council of Franklin Harbour)
17 January 2019 09:34am
Please joins us to celebrate the recipients of the Australia Day Awards on 26th January, 7.30am at the Lions Park. Award Recipients are: Citizen of the Year - Allan Zerna Young Citizen of the Year - Ethan Grigg Community Event of the Year - EEPASSA Athletics Carnival (hosted by Cowell Area School)

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Lucky Bay Management Plan - Draft

(District Council of Franklin Harbour)
17 January 2019 09:23am

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Tree safety project

(Whyalla Council)
17 January 2019 08:59am
Council will be removing dangerous trees in Whyalla

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Community consultation begins on Kimba Youth Activity Park

(District Council of Kimba)
17 January 2019 08:00am
Kimba residents asked to have their say on proposed skate park

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Lease of Community Land Naracoorte Aerodrome

(Naracoorte Lucindale Council)
16 January 2019 5:42pm
Feedback is sought on the proposal to renew the lease of B and F Longbottom for a portion parcel of Community Land located on Doolans Road, Naracoorte and known as the Naracoorte Aerodrome.

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Australia Day Awards 2019

(District Council of Grant)
16 January 2019 4:37pm

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School Holiday Fun at Port MacDonnell

(District Council of Grant)
16 January 2019 4:36pm

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Australia Day 2019

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
16 January 2019 4:18pm

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Notice of Application for Category 3 Development

(Naracoorte Lucindale Council)
16 January 2019 3:52pm
An application comprising a CATEGORY 3 DEVELOPMENT under Section 38(5) of the Development Act, 1993 has been lodged for development assessment.

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Phone Issues

(District Council of Franklin Harbour)
16 January 2019 3:35pm
The Council office is currently having issues with our phones, if you need to contact us please call 08 8629 220 or email council@franklinharbour.sa.gov.au We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Working Group Positions

(Naracoorte Lucindale Council)
16 January 2019 3:34pm
Interested community members are invited to submit a written nomination for membership of one of three Working Groups.

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Media Release - Renaming Sections of Binney Road, Crystal Brook

(Port Pirie Regional Council)
16 January 2019 10:56pm

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Strategic Plan Consultation 2019 - 2022

(Copper Coast Council)
16 January 2019 09:22am

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Advice on Snapper

(Whyalla Council)
16 January 2019 08:35am
Localised fishing closures to protect Snapper.

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Loxton Recreation Complex - Main Works Tender

(District Council of Loxton Waikerie)
15 January 2019 2:59pm
After an extensive design and tender phase Adelaide company Badge Constructions (SA) Pty Ltd (Badge) have been appointed to build the Loxton Recreation Complex (LRC).

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Loxton Recreation Complex - Main Works Tender

(District Council of Loxton Waikerie)
15 January 2019 2:50pm
After an extensive design and tender phase Adelaide company Badge Constructions (SA) Pty Ltd (Badge) have been appointed to build the Loxton Recreation Complex (LRC).

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Public Consultation

(District Council of Elliston)
15 January 2019 2:45pm
Public Consultation on Council's draft Public Consultation Policy commences on Thursday 24 January for a period of 21 days. A copy of the draft Policy is available at the Council office, 21 Beach Terrace Elliston or see below.

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Ash Wednesday: The history and a modern look at bushfires in South Australia

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
15 January 2019 2:25pm

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Road Closure - USA Vs AUSTRALIA International Powerboat Challenge 26th January 2019

(The Berri Barmera Council)
15 January 2019 1:38pm

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Road Closure - Barmera Australia Day Celebrations 26th January 2019

(The Berri Barmera Council)
15 January 2019 1:24pm

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Inflatable Obstacle Course Times

(Wattle Range Council)
15 January 2019 1:16pm

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Millicent Swimming Lake Birthday Celebrations

(Wattle Range Council)
15 January 2019 1:15pm

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SA Heritage Grant Program Is Now Open

(Regional Council of Goyder)
15 January 2019 12:34pm
If you own a State Heritage Place or a place in a State Heritage Area and are planning a conservation project that will help to conserve or protect significant fabric or heritage values, you may be eligible to receive a SA Heritage grant from the Government of South Australia.

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2019 Upcoming Events

(Wudinna District Council)
15 January 2019 11:41am

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Australia Day 2019

(Wudinna District Council)
15 January 2019 11:39am

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WA Hay Run Overnight Stop in Wudinna

(Wudinna District Council)
15 January 2019 11:33am

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Drought Communities Funding Program

(Wudinna District Council)
15 January 2019 11:30am

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City of Prospect in Top 21 most Intelligent Communities

(The City of Prospect)
15 January 2019 11:06am

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Public Consultation - Lease Over Council Land

(The Berri Barmera Council)
15 January 2019 11:00am

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Australia Day Celebrations 2019

(Alexandrina Council)
15 January 2019 10:31pm
Saturday 26 January 2019

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Hundreds of Locally Created Flags Line The Port

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
15 January 2019 08:56am

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Eyre Peninsula bird count

(Whyalla Council)
15 January 2019 08:44am
Become an Eyre Peninsula Citizen Science member

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50th Birthday Splash

(Wattle Range Council)
14 January 2019 3:35pm

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Security proposal for airport

(Whyalla Council)
14 January 2019 2:59pm
Whyalla working with the Federal Government on workable security measure upgrades

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Daring Australia Day act

(Whyalla Council)
14 January 2019 1:02pm
Magician Mr Charisma will feature at this year's Australia Day celebrations

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2019 Australia Day Breakfasts

(District Council of Clare and Gilbert Valleys)
14 January 2019 12:49pm

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Informal Gathering of Council 22 January 2019

(Renmark Paringa Council)
14 January 2019 11:14am

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AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS 2019

(Regional Council of Goyder)
11 January 2019 5:02pm
Congratulations to all the recipients of the Australia Day Awards across the Goyder Region. Awards will be presented at the Australia Day Community Breakfasts on the Saturday 26 January 2019 in Terowie, Burra, Robertstown and Eudunda.

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Santos Tour Down Under Tuesday 15 January

(Port Adelaide Enfield)
11 January 2019 4:24pm

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Safety to be improved at the Barrier Highway Intersection at Copperhouse Road and Springbank Road Burra

(Regional Council of Goyder)
11 January 2019 4:20pm

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Media Release - Tatiara Australia Day Awards & Celebrations

(Tatiara District Council)
11 January 2019 3:11pm

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Drought Support for Communities

(District Council of Mount Remarkable)
11 January 2019 2:04pm

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SA's Agricultural Town of the Year! Nominate now!

(Wakefield Regional Council)
11 January 2019 1:39pm
Nominate before February 15 2019.

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Nine pays tribute to Whyalla

(Whyalla Council)
11 January 2019 12:01pm
Chelsea Carey spreads the word about our city

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