Mildura Weekly : Friday October 3 2014 Vol 8 No 48
Distributed FREE every Friday FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2014 WWW.MILDURAWEEKLY.COM.AU VOL 8 #48 NEWS PEOPLE SPORT PIPED natural gas is coming to Robinvale, and no-one is happier than long-time community leader John Katis. He’s been working on the project for 17 years! Page 6. THERE was great excitement in and around Mildura in the winter of 1958 – the Mobilgas around-Australia rally cars were approaching...and so was Gelignite Jack! Pages 8 & 9. OUR sports writer and avid Adelaide Crows supporter Adam Luitjes met one of his all-time favourite AFL players this week in Darren Jarman...and enjoyed it immensely. Page 31. FEATURE SOME people are born to do what they do. It’s in their DNA...a part of who they are. This month’s Community Hero and Scout David Searle is one of those people. Pages 24 and 25. Like a duck to water Photographs: PAUL MENSCH ...That was the story in a nutshell when some intrepid travellers arrived in Mildura this week on a unique river adventure – in some unique and unusual vehicles. See pages 13 and 14. • Adventurers Glenn McAllister, John Summer, Mitch Holland and Bruce Wilshire in Sunraysia this week. The Australian Government provides funding for pensioners and veterans to receive FREE hearing services at contracted hearing clinics. All an eligible person needs is to get a referral from their GP. Once you have a referral YOU have the choice to take it to ANY hearing clinic to receive services. Country Hearing Care is the ONLY locally owned and operated hearing clinic within the Sunraysia region. Providing high quality services that are ethically and morally grounded is our top priority. Choose local when you access health services to ensure we can continue to provide our community with the standard of service it deserves.
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