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Welcome to The Weekender Herald. A community newspaper distributed in the Adelaide Hills, The Weekender Herald provides news and information about local people and local happenings.

On this site you'll find all the things that make The Weekender Herald such a great read in print, along with extra pictures, stories and an archive of previous issues. There's also contact details, information on how to advertise in The Weekender Herald and how you can share your stories with the local community. Enjoy!

Red Hot & Local
Samuel Squire, September 11th, 2019

Red Hot & Local

Adelaide Hills locals are backing for local chilli growers at Choo Roo Food after tasting some fiery chilli sauces at local market and festival stalls. Caprica Chilli Sauce, a product by Choo Roo Food, should be on every chilli enthusiast’s bucket list of hot sauces according to Business Owner Jakob Brunnbauer. Choo Roo Food is one of the Hills’ golden growers producing chilli thrills for locals to try. Jakob said chilli sauce can help your food pop with extra... Read Article

On The Up
Samuel Squire, September 04th, 2019

On The Up

Uraidla local Nick Norton has put his name forward to compete in the first ever Freestyle Tree Climbing competition at the Uraidla Show—it will be his second ever tree climbing competition following his participation in Red Bull’s ‘Branched Out’ a few weeks prior. The 27 year old has been climbing trees professionally for four years and... Read Article

Nick Ward, August 28th, 2019


Critters big and small from across the Hills will soon arrive in Wayville for the Royal Adelaide Show including a cheeky lizard who is quite used to being the centre of attention. Norbert the Shingleback has already had three books written about him by his custodian Leanne Stevens, student support officer and administrator of the Critter... Read Article

The Weekender Herald

The Weekender Herald aims to provide the best print medium for our clients to achieve the maximum exposure for their messages to our readers and their potential clients within our targeted area.

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.