Saturday, August 8, 2020

A fond farewell to Karinya

Their name is synonymous with the rolling hills and rich farming land of Keyneton, but the time has come for fifth generation...

‘Respecting our past, creating our future’

A place with a vibrant, can-do community. That’s how Light Regional Council Mayor, Bill O’Brien and Deputy Mayor, Deane...

Industry remains steady during pandemic

Low interest rates coupled with grant opportunities to build are providing another boost to the real estate industry which remained steady during...

JobKeeper programme a lifesaver for Barossa businesses

“It has been a lifesaver.” That’s how Angaston based, Stainless Engineering and Maintenance (SEAM) owner/operator, John Evans describes the Federal Government’s JobKeeper...

Gungellan Hotel’s ghostly experiences

If you go to any old pub or hotel that has a rich history, chances are there’s been some kind of paranormal...

Rain on the way after dry July

Much of the state has experienced a drier than average July, with Nuriootpa’s weather station recording only 18.6mm for the month.

Altona resident praised for early fire preparation

Curls of smoke are a common sight across the region at this time of year as combustion heaters are stoked to ward...

Charlie has a new lease on life

Kapunda’s Charlie Quigley used to spend his days at home alone watching television. But thanks to Carers and Disability...

Ripper radish has Merv staggered

Avid readers of The Leader may remember the hefty Japanese radish Merv Ellis unearthed from his Kapunda garden back in May.

Age no barrier to vineyard pruning

There’s plenty of stories shared between mates, James Mader and Allan Baumann, as they reflect on  their pruning adventures and demonstrate age...