Health

In the line of duty

For people to voluntarily stand out in the pouring rain and freezing wind for hours on end simply to do their civic duty and get…

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Another small step

News of a new mass Covid-19 vaccination hub in Mt Barker is another small step towards returning to a state of normality.While still subject to…


Health pledge

It is somewhat ironic the State Labor Party is today hammering the Marshall Government to improve health and transport services in this rapidly growing region.When…


Rollout rolls on

It would appear the wider community is finally warming to the idea of getting Covid-19 vaccinations.SA has largely been immune from this pandemic which has…


Ambulance crisis

Revelations that local paramedics believe the ambulance service is not up to standard are alarming.The service plays such an important part in our health system…


Community spirit

This is the final edition of The Courier for 2020. Thank goodness!I think we all need a break.This year has been nothing short of a…


Virus risk

The disastrous second wave of coronavirus engulfing Melbourne and parts of regional Victoria is a tragedy which SA has – so far – avoided by…


Time for change

Australians have embraced the Black Lives Matter upheaval which has spread around the world with gusto. Rallies across the nation over the past two weeks…


Silver lining

There are few other places in this Covid-riddled world you would rather be than Australia. One only has to look at the devastating impact this…


Hospital beds

The State and Federal governments’ move to enlist private hospitals to join the fight against coronavirus is one that shows foresight and pragmatism in an…