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South Australia News

  • Major pastoral station sells for $8.4 million at a...
    The historically significant Beltana Station in the Flinders Ranges sells at auction for $8.4 million, and will remain in local hands after failing to attract Chinese interest. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-18By Isabel Dayman And Khama Reid
  • Contract for Festival Plaza work contained conflic...
    Major flaws are uncovered in the awarding of a government contract for almost $3 million of work on the controversial redevelopment of Adelaide's Festival Plaza. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-18By Nick Harmsen
  • Electric cars could be ‘new beginning’...
    There are calls for Australia to take advantage of the plug-in car revolution as Holden closes its last manufacturing plant. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-18By Angelique Donnellan
  • Banded stilt attempting to nest more than first th...
    An Australian bird is breeding more than first thought - but researchers are no closer to understanding how it reads the weather from thousands of kilometres away. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-18By Patrick Martin
  • Which state has the best drinking water in Austral...
    A friendly competition run by the Water Industry Operators Association narrows down the best-tasting tap water in the country. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-18By Ben Nielsen
  • Teenager who killed her grandfather ‘motivat...
    A young Queensland woman who fatally stabbed her 81-year-old grandfather in Adelaide's north tells the Supreme Court she was motivated by the popular TV series, which focuses on humankind's capacity for evil. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-18By Rebecca Opie
  • SA’s Transforming Health program fails to ac...
    The major hospital reforms were meant to get SA's burgeoning health budget under control and make the system more efficient, but have actually cost money instead. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17By Leah MacLennan
  • SA Opposition announces $750m royalties for region...
    The South Australian Opposition will start a royalties for regions fund if elected, despite voting against a similar scheme four years ago. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17By Marty McCarthy
  • The violent childhood memory that drives Tracy Ell...
    Tracy Ellis has a black belt and a string of trophies, but they are not the karate achievements of which she's most proud. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17By Simon Royal
  • Woman ‘grabbed, forced to ground’ near...
    A woman was walking along Adelaide's War Memorial Drive, when she was grabbed by the arms by two unknown men dressed in business suits, who forced her to the ground, police say. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Demons send former top draft pick Jack Watts to Po...
    Former number one draft pick, Melbourne's Jack Watts joins Port Adelaide after nominating the Power as his desired destination at this year's AFL trade period. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17
  • SA school business manager to repay a fraction of ...
    The 34-year-old falsified invoices and financial reports to cover 609 transactions which he made from school accounts to fund a gambling and drug addiction. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17By Rebecca Opie
  • SA Government rethinks RAH radiology outsourcing
    Outpatient radiology services at the new Royal Adelaide Hospital will not be outsourced as was previously planned, following a backlash from health workers. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17By Leah MacLennan
  • Broken wheelchairs in transit and other perils of ...
    Martin Heng's biggest concern when he's travelling overseas is making sure his wheelchair is not a pile of unusable metal by the time he reaches the other end. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17By Avani Dias
  • ‘Complete victory for coal’: Weatheril...
    SA Premier Jay Weatherill lashes out at Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, accusing him of being powerless to counter the "vested interests" of the coal industry. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-10-17