On 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 â€˜Open Dayâ€™
In 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
In glorious autumn sunshine, The South Australian Highland Breeders Group held its Feature Breed Show, on Saturday, March 18th at Mt Pleasant.
The event saw one of the states largest gathering of Highland Cattle and their exhibitors for 2006.
Before a large crowd of interested public, the breeders presented animals before judge Richard Arnold (Paltara South Devons). Continue reading SA Highland Breeders Group
Did 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.
In 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
The South Australian State Emergency Service (SES) has a special telephone number for emergency assistance.
If you need emergency assistance with flood or storm assistance, search and rescue, land search, marine rescue etc, call 132 500 from anywhere in South Australia, 24 hours a day, for the cost of a local call. (Calls from mobiles may be higher.) Continue reading 132 500 – SES to the rescue
On Thursday, March 9th, members of the Gumeracha Soldiers Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Torrens Valley Lionâ€™s Club and the Top of the Torrens Players were invited to the Gumeracha Soldierâ€™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