Anzac

Lest we forget

This year’s Anzac Day will be like no other. There will be no public commemorations as the nation concentrates on waging war against another enemy…

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Black spots

In a region where life-threatening bushfires are a very real possibility, good communication is essential. It is frightening then to know that just within the…


Water reform

Mt Barker’s Laratinga Wetland is one of the town’s biggest attractions and most appreciated pieces of public infrastructure. Each day it draws visitors, walkers, cyclists,…


Crowds down

It is clear to regular racegoers that the crowd at Oakbank’s Easter Racing Carnival on Monday was well down on previous years. While officials say…


Lest we forget

Before dawn tomorrow hundreds of people across the Hills will brave the cold and make the pilgrimage to their local war memorial. Ninety-nine years after…