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National conference to bring economic boost to Spencer Gulf

28 October 2016
Port Augusta will join with its neighbouring cities of Whyalla and Port Pirie to host a major national conference next year.
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Consultation on proposed land classification change

27 October 2016
Port Augusta City Council is seeking comment from the community on the revocation of the ‘Community Land’ classification on Section 327 CR5754/546 (Nerrilda Nursing Home) pursuant to Section 194 of the Local Government Act 1999. This classification is required to be removed to enable Council to transfer ownership to the purchaser of the nursing home.
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Kylie McKerlie named Australia’s top Animal Control Officer

25 October 2016
Port Augusta City Council’s Animal Control Officer Kylie McKerlie has been named Australia’s number one Animal Management Officer of the year. The award was announced at the Australian Institute of Animal Management (AIAM) Conference in Adelaide on Friday morning (21/10/2016), with Ms McKerlie the first South Australian officer to win the award.
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2016 Winners of Services to Aged Care announced

24 October 2016
The 8th annual Awards for Services to Aged Care were presented at an afternoon tea following the successful Positive Ageing Expo at the Central Oval complex on Thursday 20th October, 2016.
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2016 Positive Ageing Expo

18 October 2016
After many years in the work force, the idea of retirement can be very appealing. But when we finally make that break, it can be a challenging time, particularly if we haven’t planned for it, or considered how we might spend our time.
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Expressions of Interest Called for providers of Aged Care

11 October 2016
Advertisements have been lodged in the Financial Review and the Adelaide Advertiser seeking Expressions of Interest from organisations for the provision of aged care services at Nerrilda Nursing Home and AM Ramsay Village.
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Arid Sculptural Exhibition Winners Announced

10 October 2016
Port Augusta’s biennial Arid Festival came to a close on the weekend and the winners of the feature event, the Arid Sculptural Exhibition, have been announced.
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