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GPcare off to a strong start with the Hills Community

Story ThumbnailGPcare, the new after hours general practice for the Hills community based at Mt Barker Hospital, was officially launched by Hon Alexander Downer MP on Friday, August 18th.

Mr Downer was opening the service following its commencement on August 1st on behalf of the Commonwealth Government which is providing almost 3 years funding to enable the community initiative to be implemented. Continue reading GPcare off to a strong start with the Hills Community

Kersbrook Tavern – New Management, New Faces and NEW CHEF

Story ThumbnailThe village of Kersbrook is located in the Northern Adelaide Hills in the Apple, Pear and Cherry growing district between Williamstown and Gumeracha – an absolutely stunning drive at any time of the year.

Paul and Robyn Griffin would like to announce the arrival of their new Chef, Scott Mac-Diarmid.

Scott has worked previously as head chef at the Bath Hotel, Norwood and Brompton Park Hotel. Continue reading Kersbrook Tavern – New Management, New Faces and NEW CHEF

Do you enjoy the antique and collectables shows on television?

Story ThumbnailPerhaps you would like to know more about the piece of china Auntie Marj left you?

Come and join the classes to be conducted in the Torrens Valley Community Centre, Gumeracha, commencing on October 18th and running until November 22nd.

For 2 hours a week (10am to 12pm) we will be showing, discussing and learning about all sorts of Victoriana, Australiana, glass, ceramics, Oriental and collectables of the future. Continue reading Do you enjoy the antique and collectables shows on television?

Call to Spectators & Motorcycle Enthusiasts

Story ThumbnailYou are invited to attend the Barossa Valley Classic Motorcycle club’s 22nd Annual One Day Rally on Sunday, October 15th at the Williamstown Oval.

This is one of the biggest one day motorbike events in South Australia with regular interstate and international visitors.

If you want to see classic Norton’s, Ariel’s, Royal Enfields, Harley Davidson’s, Moto Guzzi’s, Triumphs, BSA’s, Douglas’, Brough Superiors, Indians, Panthers, Scotts, Ducatis, Sunbeams and Vincent’s then this is a day not to miss in the Australian motorcycle calendar. Continue reading Call to Spectators & Motorcycle Enthusiasts

“Guardian Angel” knitters for World Vision

Story ThumbnailLadies from as far away as Victor Harbour and Adelaide answered the recent call from the Gumeracha Uniting Church knitters to become “Guardian Angel” knitters for World Vision.

The 8 local knitters along with their 28 volunteers, were soon busily click-clacking their knitting needles and produced: 62 jumpers, 33 rugs, 50 pairs of bootees, 71 beanies, 15 pairs of mittens and 3 scarves for the children in Mongolia, the country that World Vision is helping in 2006. Continue reading “Guardian Angel” knitters for World Vision

Palmer Hot Rod Street Party

Story ThumbnailThe Main Street of Palmer is the place to be on Sunday, October 1st, if you love great cars and great music!
Palmer is a small town with a population of approximately 80 people, located 16 kilometres west of Mannum on the Adelaide to Mannum Road.

The day features everything from 1920’s Hot Rods to the classic 50’s, muscle cars, and street machines, which will fill the main street of Palmer. Continue reading Palmer Hot Rod Street Party