Child hit and killed by car at Port Augusta on National Highway One

Child hit and killed by car at Port Augusta on National Highway One

Updated May 08, 2018 08:23:48 An eight-year-old boy has been hit and killed by a car at Port Augusta in South Australia’s north. Emergency services were called to Victoria Parade, a section of the Augusta Highway which is part of National Highway One, at about 7:00pm on Monday after reports …

No ID, no wine: Hotels association gave go-ahead for Port Augusta cask wine walk-in sale ban

No ID, no wine: Hotels association gave go-ahead for Port Augusta cask wine walk-in sale ban

Posted May 05, 2018 15:48:28 A trial at a Port Augusta hotel that requires walk-in customers to present ID before buying cask wine, and has since been adopted by other liquor outlets, was given the go-ahead by the state’s hotels association. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a person involved in …

Port Augusta Power Station clean-up leaves residents dust-covered and disappointed

Port Augusta Power Station clean-up leaves residents dust-covered and disappointed

Updated April 16, 2018 18:35:07 Photo: Dust clouds at the site of the closed Port Augusta power station. (Supplied: Barry Price) The clean-up of decommissioned coal-fired power stations is a new challenge for Australia, and one regional South Australian community says it’s being denied clean air because of problems with …

Driver Mentor Volunteer – Port Augusta – Australian Red Cross (Volunteers)

Driver Mentor Volunteer – Port Augusta – Australian Red Cross (Volunteers)

Ongoing volunteer role Business hours, minimum one hour per week The program Seeking volunteers to assist with our Driver Mentor Program, which aims to assist learner driver’s gain their 75 hours compulsory learner driver experience as a part of their learner driver requirements. The opportunity You must hold current full …

Tiger Woods’ Masters comeback is a ‘miracle’ in a highly anticipated field at Augusta

Tiger Woods’ Masters comeback is a ‘miracle’ in a highly anticipated field at Augusta

Updated April 04, 2018 11:46:52 Photo: Tiger Woods’ comeback makes this year’s Masters one of the most anticipated in years. (AP: Matt Slocum) There was a time when Tiger Woods simply playing at the Masters was considered a miracle. That was when the 14-time major winner couldn’t get out of …

SIMEC Zen Energy to build world’s biggest battery near Port Augusta, overtaking Elon Musk’s facility

SIMEC Zen Energy to build world’s biggest battery near Port Augusta, overtaking Elon Musk’s facility

Updated March 16, 2018 11:04:53 Photo: Sanjeev Gupta’s proposed battery for Port Augusta will be larger than the battery built by Tesla’s Elon Musk. (ABC News/AAP) Elon Musk’s Tesla battery in South Australia’s Mid-North will no longer be the world’s most powerful — with a new, bigger battery being built …

Major clean-up operation after mass whale stranding at Hamelin Bay near Augusta

Major clean-up operation after mass whale stranding at Hamelin Bay near Augusta

By Elva Darnell Posted March 24, 2018 17:10:52 Photo: If left to decay the carcasses could cause environmental and safety issues. (ABC News: James Carmody) Authorities have spent the day racing to remove the decaying carcasses of the more than 100 short-finned pilot whales which beached themselves along a usually-pristine …

Mass whale stranding at Hamelin Bay near Augusta bonds rescue volunteers

Mass whale stranding at Hamelin Bay near Augusta bonds rescue volunteers

Posted March 24, 2018 08:12:34 Video: Rescuers help six surviving whales back out to sea after mass stranding (ABC News) Related Story: Why do whales become stranded? Related Story: Six whales helped back out to sea after deadly mass stranding They were perfect strangers, but many among the group of …

Mass stranding of up to 150 whales at Hamelin Bay near Augusta sparks shark alert

Mass stranding of up to 150 whales at Hamelin Bay near Augusta sparks shark alert

Updated March 23, 2018 13:10:05 Photo: Half the whales are already dead as rescuers battle to save the remaining mammals. (Supplied: Leaarne Hollowood) Up to 150 whales have become stranded at Hamelin Bay, 315 kilometres south of Perth, sparking a shark advice alert for the area as a major rescue …

The Masters: Tiger Woods is bookies’ favourite for Augusta, but could he win the green jacket?

The Masters: Tiger Woods is bookies’ favourite for Augusta, but could he win the green jacket?

By Steve Wilson Updated March 17, 2018 10:52:02 Photo: Tiger Woods could be primed for a remarkable run at this year’s Masters. (AP: Joe Burbank) He couldn’t, could he? A 42-year-old with a back fused from four separate operations, who last won a golf tournament five years ago and, as …