Rocket Launcher to be built on Eyre Peninsula

South Australia’s chances of being Space HQ will “sky-rocket” when a rocket launcher that sends satellites into space is built on the Eyre Peninsula, Premier Steven Marshall says. Th...

Regional Budget Address in Whyalla

During Minister Whetstone’s Regional Budget Address in Whyalla, a number of issues were raised for follow-up after the event. What are the next steps and what public consultation will be underta...

New ‘SA Ag Town of the Year Award’ announced

A new state award has been announced to celebrate the important role of agriculture in regional communities – the South Australian Ag Town of the Year Award.  The award was launched on National...

Drought meeting held in Arno Bay

A community meeting was held in Arno Bay on Saturday 17 November to discuss drought conditions.  Hon Tim Whetstone, Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development, and Member for Flinders P...

EPCF Back-to-School voucher funding

The Eyre Peninsula Community Foundation is accepting donations for a Back to School Voucher matched funding opportunity. The EPCF has an unexpected opportunity to take up $2,000 in matched funding for...

New Optus Towers for the Eyre Peninsula

The Eyre Peninsula is set to receive 3 new telecommunications towers by March 2019! Optus has announced an investment of a further $23.6 million into its South Australian network, on top of the $45 mi...

Data allowances to be boosted with Sky Muster Plus

November has brought some good news for rural and regional Australians on NBN Co’s Sky Muster satellite service.  NBN Co has announced its plans to no longer count the use of essential internet...