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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!

Anna Christian, April 18th, 2019


Have you ever thought about the fact that towns in your area might not have a war memorial to host their own ANZAC day services? Kanmantoo was one such town until a small committee decided to lead a project to construct a war memorial in time for this year's commemoration. Chairperson of the committee Marilyn Deutrom said they thought it was important to recognise those from the town who had served in a more permanent way than the honour... Read Article

Morgan Burley, April 11th, 2019


Across the Adelaide Hills, a range of unique and beautiful experiences awaits travellers all year round, with activities suited for both locals and visitors. South Australia is renowned for its fertile and vibrant soil that grows world class produce, ranging through vineyards and farms. Golding Winery in Lobethal has stayed close to its Italian heritage with its... Read Article

Slime Time
Nick Ward, April 04th, 2019

Slime Time

Since 2002, BugsnSlugs have been promoting awareness of the important role that invertebrates, insects and molluscs play in the ecosystem. Kristen Messenger draws on her many years of experience in ecology and natural resources as well as children's theatre to present a program of interactive learning where kids can get up, close and personal with the... 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.