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Wally the Wipeout Waste Wizard Come To Port Lincoln

Wally the wipeout Waste Wizard show is coming to Port Lincoln this week that demonstrates and teaches kids how to reduce food packaging in schools.  The 40 minutes entertaining and interactive performance will enlighten children on recycling systems and the use of a two and three-bin system that will also incorporate...

Australian Red Cross Bring More Good Appeal

Eyre Peninsula are being encouraged to support the Australian Red Cross as it conducts it's annual 'Bring More Good' appeal.  It comes as figures reveal their volunteers made a total of more than one million phone calls to lonely and isolated Australians last year. Director of Community Programs, Kerry McGrath, says...

Mental Health Breakthrough Round Award Winners Announced

Award winners have been announced for the Eyre Peninsula Mental Health Breakthrough Round awards.  This year will be the first year that will see someone from each of the six EP football and netball leagues recognised for the award. The round is set to be played this coming Saturday, June 22nd with...

PTSD is higher in Paramedics than Other health Professionals

New research conducted at Flinders University has found that first responder paramedics are not receiving enough help to overcome psychological injuries caused by their work. According to researchers from the College of Medicine and Public Health at Flinders University, rates of PTSD among paramedics are estimated to be twice as high...

Additional Award For 2019 Film and Music Entertainment Awards

The Port Lincoln City Band have announced there is an additional award for the 2019 Film and Music Entertainment Awards, with only two weeks until entries close.  The new Industry Incentive Award, sponsored by Mark Thomas from Missing Link Media and Paul Rohan from OnEyre, will be offered to someone who...

Beef Industry Halve Its Carbon Footprint

A new report card on the nation's beef industry shows it's continuing to improve its care of the environment, animals and its people.  The latest update from the Australian Beef Sustainability Framework shows the industry has more than halved its carbon footprint and is on track to be carbon neutral by...

Port Lincoln Football Results 15/06/19

  To Sport and in Port Lincoln Football, Over the weekend the Port Lincoln football league played round 7 for the season.  Mallee Park and Lincoln South Battled it out with Mallee Park 19 goals 12, 129 thrashing Lincoln South 4 goals, 8, 32. It was a tight game for Bostons and Way backs...

Ceduna Man Faces Court After Attempted Sexual Assault

A Ceduna man will face court following the alleged kidnapping and attempted sexual assault of a young girl known to him in March this year.  Police will allege on Sunday 31 March, the man offered the girl known to him a ride home in his car, but allegedly took her to...

Rodeo by the Sea Champion Quest

West Coast residents are encouraged to get involved in the Streaky Bay Rodeo by the Sea Champion Quest with event organisers looking for an array of individuals to get involved.  The Champions will be ambassadors that will promote the event, create awareness through promotional tasks and raise money for the chosen...

Ceduna Organisations Awarded SA Healthy Towns Grant

T he Ceduna Aboriginal Corporation and Youth Hub has been one of five community projects to be awarded grants of up to $50,000 as a part of the SA Healthy Towns Challenge.  The projects aim to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in rural and regional areas across South Australia...