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Be Transported
Nick Ward, May 23rd, 2019

Be Transported

Tales from the past have been given new life in Nairne, where Ink Pot Arts have transported the town back in time for South Australia’s History Festival. Artistic Director at Ink Pot Arts, Jo-Anne Sarre is the producer and project manager of the ambitious production, which focuses on the first 100 years of Nairne’s history from 1839 to 1939. “We have over 70 performers being coordinated by 20 of our staff from Ink Pot Arts, not to mention ... Read Article

Be A Builder
Samuel Squire, May 16th, 2019

Be A Builder

Mount Barker Toyworld is hosting their first ever Brick Head Master competition. Contestants have the chance to enter their own unique Lego creations to the Mount Barker Toyworld Brick Head Masters Facebook event page by May 18. Creations must be original, unique designs to qualify for the final on May 25. Toyworld owner Julia Campbell says... Read Article

Nick Ward, May 09th, 2019


The second Sunday of May will see women across The Hills acknowledged for the important role they have played in our lives and few groups have as great a collective understanding of this than the South Australian Country Women’s Association. President of the SACWA Stirling branch Jenny Holland said the important thing to remember on Mother’s... Read Article

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The Weekender Herald is an independent, innovative, good-news paper serving the Adelaide Hills and Mt Barker council areas. Founded in 1992, the paper is the leader in providing up-to-date, relevant lifestyle content. It seeks to maximise its appeal and relevance to readers and consumers on behalf of its advertisters.