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'Warning Signs of a Heart Attack' Presentation

25 May 2015
The Heart Foundation invite the public to a free community presentation on the 'Warning Signs of a Heart Attack'. Being held on Thursday 11th June 2015 from 2pm-3pm at the Berri Resort Hotel. Guest speaker is the Heart Foundation SA Chief Executive. Bookings essential.

Library & Information Week (May 25th-31st)

25 May 2015
This week is Library & Information Week! Take some time out of your busy schedules to visit the Berri and Barmera Libraries and check out the diverse facilities, resources, events and services that our fantastic Library and Information Services offer.

LEARN TABLETS @ The Berri Library

20 May 2015
If your thinking about buying a Tablet Computer, get along to the free sessions that are being held at the Berri Library & Information Centre. Bookings essential.

Media Release

19 May 2015
Congratulations to Council's Mayor Peter Hunt who has been elected to Vice President of the Local Government Association SA Board.

A busy weekend of events in the Riverland

13 May 2015
We have a busy weekend coming up! This Saturday, Sunday and Monday sees the 28th Tennis Seniors SA Riverland Teams Carnival. On Sunday, the Riverland RSPCA Million Paws walk will be on again this year at Martins' Bend, Berri as well as The Riverland 2015 Mega May Auction at the Riverland Field Day Site.

Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget 2015/2016 Released

13 May 2015
Council has released its Draft Annual Business Plan 2015/2016 and Budget for public consultation and comment. A public meeting will be held on Tuesday 9th June at 7:00pm at the Berri Town Hall. Copies of the Draft Annual Business Plan are available from Council and submissions on the Draft Annual Business Plan and budget can be made to council by noon on Wednesday 17th June 2015.

National Volunteer Week (11th-17th May)

11 May 2015
It's National Volunteer week and Council would like to express its heart filled thanks to the many volunteers who make a significant contribution to our community. Whether it's assisting to organise the activities of a community group, providing support to disadvantaged community members, welcoming visitors to our region or tourism attraction (or one of many other activities that benefits others) then your time and passion is appreciated. THANK YOU!

Buried Treasures: Parenting Program

5 May 2015
‘Buried Treasures’ has been developed for mothers of young children to provide support, education and fun, in the company of other mums who are either pregnant or have given birth in the past year.

Immunise Australia Program

4 May 2015
The Immunise Australia Program aims to increase national immunisation rates by funding free vaccination programs, administering the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register and communicating information about immunisation to the general public and health professionals. The Government is strengthening the immunisation requirements already in place for Child Care Benefit (CCB), Child Care Rebate (CCR) and the Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Part A end of year supplement.

Nominations Closing Soon

4 May 2015
Regional Development Australia is currently running the Riverland Smarter Digital Region Awards. The awards aim to unearth, celebrate and reward the Smart Use of Digital Technology. With a wide range of categories, Businesses, Community Groups and individuals are all encouraged to apply.