Articles by Theo Courier

Jumps deal falls on deaf ears

A major horse racing sponsor has slammed the State’s racing industry as “disorganised and divided” after Racing SA knocked back close to $400,000 in financial…

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Council offices for central site

The Mt Barker Council will commit to its’ “long term” plan and move to new council-owned office spaces when the City Centre development is completed.The…


New safety measures for ATVs

A new law governing the safety of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) or quad bikes came into effect last Monday in an effort to reduce the number…


Club plans $8m sports centre

A state-of-the-art multi-use sports facility has been proposed for Strathalbyn by a local basketball club as part of a community push to turn land on…


Centre of attention

Dan Cregan’s brave move to defect from the Liberal Party and stand as an independent at the next State election is a sure sign the…


Defection Dan

The defection of Kavel MP Dan Cregan has undoubtedly sent shock waves through the Hills community … and the ranks of the first-term Liberal Government.As…


Plaza plan for Stirling

A major multi-storey re-development proposed for Stirling’s main street would include a village-style plaza surrounded by laneways, a hotel, apartments and shops, a leaked document…


Subdivision ignores guidelines: residents

A group of Littlehampton residents adjacent a new housing development claim the council has ignored its own guidelines after it approved a 14 block subdivision.The…


Consultation call for new town square

The Mt Barker Council will initiate public consultation in November to gather feedback on its proposed design of a new town square.The development in partnership…


Mt Barker to city in 61 minutes

A local engineer believes an hour-long passenger train trip between Mt Barker and the city could be developed at a fraction of the cost of…