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Port Lincoln Football Grand Final Results

Eyre Peninsula Football finals concluded over the weekend with the Port Lincoln Football leagues. Grand finals being played at Centenary Oval. The day kicked off with the under 13s with Boston Tigers defeating Mallee Park by 38 points. In the Under 15's Waybacks proved too strong for Lincoln South running out 16-point winners. In...

Port Lincoln to Join Global Climate Strike Today

Local students and workers will rally on the Port Lincoln foreshore today as part of a Global Climate Strike. The youth-led demonstrations are being backed by more than 1,600 Australian businesses who are allowing their staff time off work to attend the rally. The 'Not Business as Usual' alliance includes companies...

Port Lincoln 2019 Football Grand Finals

To sport and in Port Lincoln football, This weekend will see the last grand finals played on the Eyre Peninsula at centenary oval. Starting with under 13’s then under 15’, under 17’s, reserves and culminating with the A grade between Tasman’s and Mallee Park. These two sides have proven themselves to be the...

EPCF Grants Now Open for Community Groups and Organisations

The Eyre Peninsula Community Foundation is now offering small grants to community groups and organisations with applications now open. The EPCF grants are targeted at local charitable organisations, community groups and proactive visionary individuals who make a real difference to the development of our communities. Small grants will range from $500 -...

Tumby Bay Crack Down on Dog Owners

Following recent events in Tumby Bay where dog owners have failed to control their dogs in public and not restrained, rules and regulations have now been changed along the front beach. Tumby Bays new rules outline that all dogs are required to be kept on a 2m lead between 7 am...

Crazy Wind Warnings For the Eyre Peninsula

Residents living on the Eyre Peninsula are being advised to take caution and hold off on any burn-offs today following the hot and windy weather conditions.  Today is expected to see areas of raised dust across the region with up to 60 Km winds and gusts of nearly 100kn hr, emergency...

Port Lincoln RSPCA Shelter Now Have Dog Facilities

After ongoing renovations over the past two years, the Port Lincoln RSPCA now have dogs facilitates at their shelter to cater for dog adoptions. The shelter moved to their new location in 2017 and since have slowly been working on building space for dogs to occupy. Fencing and an open space area...

Kimba Take Pride in Cleaning up Township

The Kimba community are being invited to join organisers in a day of cleaning up their township next Sunday the 29th September from 10:30 am. The Kimba community are being invited to join the Kimba Community Development Group, LIONS and District Council for a Kimba Clean-up Day. The local organisations will be...

Dolly's Dream 'Parent Hub' to Help Regional Parents Tackle Bullying

The mother of Dolly Everett believes more can be done to help parents in regional and rural areas tackle the issue of cyberbullying with their kids. Kate Everett, whose daughter Dolly took her own life after sustained bullying, has helped launch a new resource that will give Local parents trusted information and...

Several Items of Jewellery Stolen in Port Lincoln Robbery

Police are investigating a break-in at a Port Lincoln residence where a number of distinctive jewellery was stolen along with other valuable items.  Sometime between the 10th and 14th of September a home on Parnkalla Avenue was broken into with several items stolen including several pieces of jewellery, a laptop, a...