MARLA-BORE HORSE TAKES HOME 120th CUP AT OODNADATTA

16 year old Marla/Mintabie schoolgirl, Daisian Taylor wins place at Bart Cummins and Gaye Waterhouse Equestrian School after local race    The Oodnadatta-Oz Minerals Cup this year was named in honour of past President Ron Napier, who managed Allandale Station.     Ron passed away earlier in the year, and his children, Greg, Kenny and Tracy Hayes  were on hand to…

TRUE COLOURS OF “OPAL SCAM”

Dear Editor, Are recession preditors turning on their communities? Upon reading the typical Advertiser (Adelaide Now) style  headline,  “Tourists duped in fake opal scam“, alarm bells began to ring.  Reading further and subsequently hearing it  rehearsed on regional radio, the picture became clearer.   “Boys cry wolf on competitors”.  Is this the new style recession marketing plan…