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Rally Round
Kirralee Thomas, December 05th, 2017

Rally Round

Oscar Matthews is not only the new brewmaster for the soon to be launched Uraidla Brewery, he is also a rally driver who will compete in the upcoming Adelaide Rally. Over 260 rally cars will be winding their way through the Hills as part of the Rally being held from December, 7-9. Uraidla especially will be on display, with a street party being held there on day three of the event. This is perfect for Oscar, as it’s a great... Read Article

Give a Gift
Romy Daly, November 23rd, 2017

Give a Gift

Christmas is the happiest time of the year for most families, however for those less fortunate it can be a time filled with anxiety over being able to provide gifts for their children on top of everything else. To make it a little bit easier for these families, the Adelaide Hills Library Service is taking part in the ‘Give the Gift of Reading’ initiative in conjunction with The Smith Family. “We’ve taken part in the Gift of Reading for... Read Article

Nature Based
Alyssa McKellar, November 16th, 2017

Nature Based

Basket Range Primary is a little school doing big things. Nestled in native bushland and surrounded by tall pines and eucalyptus trees, the school’s approach to education sets it apart. Aside from being one of only three schools in South Australia to implement the Steiner stream of education alongside mainstream curriculum, earlier this year the school managed to come first in a national mathematics competition.That’s no ordinary feat for a school of 36 students. Teacher Claire Gallagher attributes the... Read Article

Sword Play
Romy Daly, November 09th, 2017

Sword Play

If you’ve ever fancied trying out a new, left-of-centre sport then you should clear your calendar on Saturday, November 18 for the Adelaide Hills Fencing Club’s annual Golden Gauntlet. The fundraiser will feature fencing matches, demonstrations and novelty events. “It will be a really fun event as it’s a really intellectual sport to spectate,” head coach at Adelaide Hills Fencing Club Dov Spinks said. “It’s a good opportunity for the general public to see something different and little known because... Read Article

Who's A Good Boy?
Alyssa McKellar, November 02nd, 2017

Who's A Good Boy?

Everyone likes to have a moment in the limelight – even dogs and cats. Nairne based animal photographer Heather Reid captures pets’ best poses … sit, stay, shutter click ... Two years ago Heather established her business Furtastic Photography, which does exactly as you’d imagine – her business provides professional photos of people’s beloved four-legged friends. “When I was younger, I always had a camera on me,” Heather said. “And I’ve always been one of those typical animal... Read Article

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