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Welcome to The Weekender Herald. A community newspaper distributed in the Adelaide Hills, The Weekender Herald provides news and information about local people and local happenings.

On this site you'll find all the things that make The Weekender Herald such a great read in print, along with extra pictures, stories and an archive of previous issues. There's also contact details, information on how to advertise in The Weekender Herald and how you can share your stories with the local community. Enjoy!

Clean Up
Melina Scarfo, August 17th, 2017

Clean Up

Warrawong may be back from the dead, but there’s still a long way to go before the national treasure is fully revived. 380 volunteers – or ‘busy bees’– gathered at the sanctuary in Mylor last Sunday to help tidy up the neglected land. They cleared debris, weeds and fallen trees that had settled over Warrawong during its four years of abandonment. New owners David Cobbold and Narelle MacPherson from Western Australia purchased the remaining 28 acres... Read Article

Coach For All
Amy Park, August 10th, 2017

Coach For All

Craig Palfrey is aceing his support for accessibility with his recent acceptance into a national wheelchair tennis coaching accreditation program. The current Birdwood and Mount Pleasant tennis coach has been involved with the game for many years, including playing when he was younger. “I have played tennis since I was five or six,” Craig said. “Obviously... Read Article

Give It A Bash
Melina Scarfo, August 03rd, 2017

Give It A Bash

The iconic Variety Bash will kick off in Mount Barker for the first time ever on Saturday, August 12. More than 100 cars and 300 entrants will gather in Gawler Street before the eight day journey to Mount Gambier. Variety Bash raises money for sick and disadvantaged children to provide specialist equipment, therapy, medical supplies... Read Article


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