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Lobethal CFS & Onkaparinga SES ‘Open Day’

Story ThumbnailOn Sunday, June 4th the Lobethal Country Fire Service opened its doors to the local community for the commissioning of their new CFS 24P fire appliance (pictured right), a new SES road crash rescue vehicle and SES salvage and rescue vehicle.

Captain of the Lobethal CFS, Geoff Weidenhofer, welcomed the Minister for Emergency Services the Honourable Carmel Zollo, Mark Goldsworthy MP, invited dignitaries from the SA Country Fire Service and State Emergency Service and guests to the afternoons proceedings. Continue reading Lobethal CFS & Onkaparinga SES ‘Open Day’

Hahndorf Town Band celebrates 80th

Story ThumbnailIn a weekend of celebration, the Hahndorf Town Band honoured its forbears who established a legacy of musicmaking now enjoyed throughout the Adelaide Hills.

At a reunion dinner held on Friday, May 5th at the Hahndorf Inn, Musical Director, Dr Kevin Cameron, gave testament to the contribution of several key families who have given decades of service to the Band since its humble beginnings in 1926. Continue reading Hahndorf Town Band celebrates 80th


Story ThumbnailDid you know that although Northern Adelaide Hills Health Service is funded by the Government the hospitals are still owned by our community?

To protect our asset and to oversee the development and direction of both the Mount Pleasant and Gumeracha Hospitals and Glenview Homes we have a Board of Governors consisting of Trevor Manning Chairman, Elaine Work Deputy, and Board Members Harry Drewry, Valda Hannah, Colin Fergusson and Leanne Barker. Continue reading N.A.H.H.S.

New flag for Lobethal Lutheran School

Story ThumbnailIn February, students from the Lobethal Lutheran School were treated to a practical example of what their actions can achieve.

A fortnight earlier, the School Captains, Rebecca Larecki and Samuel Rohrlach voiced their concern at the well-worn appearance of the Australian flag flying from the flagpole daily in the School grounds, so it was suggested that they act to replace it. Continue reading New flag for Lobethal Lutheran School

Opening of re-decorated TV room at Gumeracha SMH

Story ThumbnailOn Thursday, March 9th, members of the Gumeracha Soldiers Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Torrens Valley Lion’s Club and the Top of the Torrens Players were invited to the Gumeracha Soldier’s Memorial Hospital for afternoon tea to thank them for redecorating the TV Lounge Room.

This has been a great way for members of the community to work together. Continue reading Opening of re-decorated TV room at Gumeracha SMH