PORTLANDturned on a near-perfect day on Saturday as the community celebrated the sumptuous marine diversity created every year by the Bonney Upwelling. Attracting many hundreds of local people and visitors alike, this year’s Upwelling Festival was presented by the Rotary Club of Portland Bay. The inspiration for the festival, an upwelling of nutrients that attracts an astonishing variety of marine life to local shores, was not forgotten. A 20-metre inflatable whale — officially named ‘Bonnie’ at the suggestion of three-year-old [...]
A DOZEN Portland-area investors who lost millions of dollars by putting money into very risky investment products plan to sue their financial advisor. The advisor is from the south-west but for legal reasons cannot be named. A spokesperson for legal [...]
A TRUCK rolled just outside Grassdale shortly after 1am on Friday morning on a bend near the intersection of Dartmoor-Hamilton and Tahara-Grassdale roads. The driver of the truck, a 61-year-old fromHindmarshValleyinSouth Australia, did not appear seriously injured in the rollover, [...]
NO matter what sort of artistic subjects you fancy, from seascapes to birds to evocative depictions of rural Victorian life, chances are there was a picture to please you at the 30th annual Rotary Art Show which finished yesterday in [...]
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