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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!

Edible Real Estate
Nick Ward, December 11th, 2019

Edible Real Estate

ar 10 students at Cornerstone College are bringing home the goods this Christmas with unique projects. The soon-to-be-seniors’ collaboration skills have impressed their teachers throughout the process of constructing gingerbread houses and wooden tables. Home economics and nutrition teacher Helen Brockelbank said students had fun supporting each other while working creatively and learning about nutrition. “One or two gingerbread houses just collapsed and these students would rally around and offer ideas to reconstruct,” Helen said. “The task has generally... Read Article

Back for 2020
Phoebe Christofi, December 04th, 2019

Back for 2020

The Stirling Fringe is back for its fourth season in 2020 from Friday, February 21 to Sunday, March 1 and the Adelaide Hills is buzzing with excitement. Coming off a high in 2019, the 2020 season promises to be even bigger and better with new locations and exciting performances. “We’re going to be moving to... Read Article

Robbie Falzon, November 27th, 2019


Our national parks are beautiful and teeming with native flora and fauna and what lots of people don’t know is that they are accessible to those with disabilities. The Department of Environment and Water (DEW) have been working towards inclusion and accessibility throughout their organisation. International Day of People with Disability is on Tuesday, December 3 and... 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.