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Port Augusta’s Renewable Energy Projects Worth $670M

Premier Stephen Marshall has turned the sod in Port Augusta, welcoming the beginning of construction of the two renewable energy projects worth a combined $670 million. $500 million has been invested by both DP Energy and Iberdrola into a hybrid wind and solar plant at Port Augusta Renewable Energy Park, whilst...

Port Augusta SES Volunteer Information Night

Port Augusta’s SES Volunteer Information Night is on tonight. The aim of this session is to provide locals with information on what is involved in volunteering for the SES and the various operational and non-operational roles available. Flinders Gulf District Officer Michael Baker, is encouraging people of all ages from the community...

Stop the Spread of Wild Artichoke

The Northern and Yorke Landscape Board are advising farmers to ‘Stop the Spread’ of the invasive Wild Artichoke, which has been declared weed that can dominate pastures and rob valuable nutrients and moisture from soil. Landscape Officer David Hughes is urging landholders to act now to prevent the spiky weed from...