Jam-packed Gawler Fringe

There will be a huge variety of events and activities happening for the 2021 Gawler Fringe from Friday, February 19 to Sunday, March 21, coinciding with the Adelaide Fringe. The newly developed Walker Place will host the Gawler Fringe opening event on Friday, February 19, from 3pm to 10pm. The opening evening will be an […]

Finke focus for ‘Shipo’

Thirty-six-year-old self-confessed offroad racing enthusiast Michael Shipton is hoping this Mad Max lookalike will take him safely from point A to point B when he tackles the infamous Tatts Finke Desert Race later this year. Shipton, of Two Wells, is the grunt behind PRT Racing and has spent the better part of two years building […]


Xavier College has the x-factor – that was the feeling for families as they stepped into the grounds of Two Wells’ new private primary school for the first time on Monday, February 1. Catering initially for students from Reception to Year 6, the school opened with around 160 students enrolled. Students Sia and Paul Lange […]

Ball in Carla’s court

Talented Two Wells netballer Carla Harris has been selected as part of Phase 2 of the State U17 netball trial process. Carla’s selection follows a standout performance at the Academy Games held at Priceline Stadium in October this year, where the 15-year-old represented the Northern Regional Netball Academy (NRNA). The next phase of the state […]

Taking down her shingle

Few believed horse vet Elizabeth Woolsey Herbert when, a year ago, she announced she would retire in 12 months’ time, for her 70th birthday. With that significant birthday coming soon, Elizabeth is indeed “taking down her shingle” on December 18, when her veterinary practice will close permanently. The “shingle” marking her home and veterinary practice […]

Village Green turns red

Adelaide Plains Council held a special meeting on Monday December 7 to discuss Two Wells’ much publicised Village Green project, which outlined a shortfall of more than $400,000 following closure of the tender process. The meeting also saw council redistribute funds from its Open Space Maintenance Fund to the Village Green project to meet this […]

Pye appointed to AUSVEG board

Australia’s peak industry body for the vegetable and potato industries, has announced the appointment of Renee Pye from South Australia as a grower director on its board. Renee will replace vegetable grower Danny De Ieso, who is stepping down after serving more than six years on the AUSVEG Board. Renee is the marketing and media […]