Local News

Big Week Back in Hockey

The Riverland Hockey season is well and truly back for 2014, with a mix of results for the A Grade sides last week. In the women's competition Berri had an easy win against Waikerie 7-0, with Naomi Wetherill as top scorer and Renmark defeated Loxton 1-2, with Danielle Weeks scoring both...

Pinnaroo Quarantine Extension

After news of local quarantine stations in Loxton and Pyap closing last week, the Pinnaroo station will now see an extension. In light of the increased fruit fly pressure

Close Call Sparks Warning

Riverland residents are reminded again of fire danger at all times, after a close call last week. Two local units were called to a fire in Paringa, which had

Zonta Nominations Close Today

Local businesswomen have one last chance nominate for the Zonta Women in Business Awards for 2014 and gain invaluable exposure for themselves and their business. Today is the final

RFL Enters Second Round

Round 2 of the RFL is on around the Riverland this Saturday, after a huge first round back in the season. You can catch the Berri home game against

Auskick for the Future of Footy

The Barmera Auskick season kicks off this afternoon, for all of the Riverland's future RFL and AFL stars. The Auskick program is community based and encourages families and friends

Our Murray Cod Makes The Menu

The prestigious Riverland farmed Murray Cod is being showcased on the Menu at Tasting Australia in Adelaide this week. From Today until Sunday, 4 of the States leading Chef's

Plant Thefts Continue

The on-going saga of plants thefts in the Riverland continues and Police are urging anyone with information to come forward. Murray Mallee Police are investigating the recent

Cultivator Causes Serious Injury

A man has suffered serious injuries after he was hit by a cultivator near Meribah. The incident happened at about 4:00 on Tuesday afternoon on Harvey Road.The 46 year

Success for Berri Sports Racer

Berri local Roger I'Anson has won the opening round of the Australian Sports Racer Series. At Malalla Motorsport Park, the 25 year old took the lead in the series