Latest News

Local News

ROOS, PANTHERS & MAGPIES WIN IN ROUND 6

                Turning to sport and looking at round 6 of Riverland football where results went as predicted despite some very matches at times.

Costa Group Downgrades Guidance after Fruit Fly Found

Last week a female fruit fly was found during a routine trapping at a farm at Stuart’s Point. This means authorities are now implementing a 15-kilometre exclusion zone from the Riverland fruit fly free region.

Riverland Growers Avoid Major Reduction in Yield

Insights from several of National Australia Bank’s large wine customers in South Australia revealed that across most of the state’s wine regions, quality was very good in 2019 despite a reliance on irrigation and low water availability in some areas...

Mid Murray Council Initiative Wins Big

A project that has helped cut the number of developmentally vulnerable children in the Mid Murray district, from one in three to one in 10 within six years, has won State recognition.

MDBA Calls for Water Meter Checks

The Murray–Darling Basin Authority is encouraging Local Riverland water users who pump from the Murray River to check a list of approved water meters.