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27 August 2015
It's almost spring and the weather is warming, want to get out and about?

Are you currently studying or looking to study?

25 August 2015
The Chaffey Learning Exchange together with its partners are setting up co-learning hubs to support people studying online in an exciting learning space. Would you like someone to bounce ideas off? The first “Study Support” night is Monday 21 September from 7.00pm to 9.00pm at Flinders University Rural Clinic, Renmark.

Keep Australia Beautiful Week

24 August 2015
This week is Keep Australia Beautiful Week - Millions of pieces of litter are dropped across Australia each year. The theme for this week is “It’s Everyone’s Backyard” to encourage people to think twice before dropping their rubbish. Lets all do our bit to keep Australia Beautiful!

Relay for Life

20 August 2015
Relay For Life is a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services. Organisers are now calling for team nominations for the event to be held 24th and 25th October.

Black Dog Riders

17 August 2015
The Black Dog Riders raise awareness of depression and suicide prevention. Black Dog Riders in every State and Territory depart in August to ride throughout regional Australia, culminating in a national meet up in Uluru in the Red Centre. There are two groups arriving in our region tomorrow. The SA contingent will be holding a FREE community breakfast from 8.00am on Tuesday 18 August at Berri Riverfront. The NSW contingent is holding a dinner at Lake Bonney Tourist Park at 6.00pm (cost $15.00 per head).

Photo Competition - Town Entrance signs

14 August 2015
Out and about this weekend? Want your photo as a town entrance sign? Show us what best represents Monash, Loveday, Cobdogla, Winkie, Glossop and Overland Corner with your entries into our photo competition. Entries close 28th August 2015.

Where Can I Get Help??

6 August 2015
The recent Riverland ICE Forum raised a number of questions on where locals could go for help, information or assistance with drugs and alcohol. They are also seeking feedback, via a quick survey, from the recent forum.

Award for Muslim & non-Muslim Understanding

5 August 2015
Applications are now open. These awards celebrate the efforts of individuals and organisations (with no religious affiliation), that have worked to improve the understanding between Muslims and non-Muslims in Australia. If you know someone/organisation that has made a significant contribution to improving relations, is an inspirational role model - then why not nominate them! Applications close 18 September.

Your letterbox may never see another bill!

29 July 2015
You can now receive, pay and store your bills in your online banking. BPayView sends your bills and statements straight to the same online bank you use to pay them. With email, SMS or bank message reminders – Bpay View makes it easy to pay on time.

SA Community Achievement Awards

22 July 2015
The search is on for an individual, group, organisation or business that works towards building stronger local communities. Berri Barmera Council invites all residents to consider nominating someone who they believe makes a difference within the community. For more information and to nominate please go to www.awardsaustralia.com.au. Entries close 14 August 2015.