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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!

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... 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... Read Article


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The Weekender Herald is an independent, innovative, good-news paper serving the Adelaide Hills and Mt Barker council areas. Founded in 1992, the paper is the leader in providing up-to-date, relevant lifestyle content. It seeks to maximise its appeal and relevance to readers and consumers on behalf of its advertisters.