Woodside

Mine opposition

The results of public consultation about a proposal to re-open the historic Bird in Hand gold mine in Woodside are not surprising. Opposition to the…

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Sanctuary returns

The news that Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary has won the People’s Choice award at the SA Regional Showcase is good news for the park and the…


Mine decision

With community consultation about the controversial Bird in Hand gold mine set to wrap up next month, its fate will soon be firmly in the…


Inverbrackie reborn

In just a few years the Hills hamlet of Inverbrackie would be unrecognisable from its former role as a detention centre for refugees if a…


Bird in Hand mine

With plans to reopen Woodside’s old Bird in Hand gold mine edging closer, now is the time for the community to explore whether a local…


Inverbrackie sale

The sale and future development of the former Inverbrackie Detention Centre will undoubtedly bring many benefits to Woodside. Attracting residents to the 81 vacant houses…


Inverbrackie sale

The sale of the 80 houses at the former detention centre site at Inverbrackie is extremely welcome news. The likely injection of 80 new families into the Woodside economy will bring widespread benefits to the town and wider region.


Inverbrackie future

The news that the Federal Government will shut down the Inverbrackie detention facility at the end of the year is no surprise. The closure was…


Killer blow

Isobel Redmond’s gaffe last week, during which she outlined her desire to cut 25,000 SA public servants, could be the killer blow to her tenure…


Broken promise

When the Federal Government informed the Hills community in 2010 that the old Inverbrackie army base housing estate was going to be converted into detention…