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Funeral announcement – Pearl Hawke

With regret, the family of Pearl Irene Hawke announce her passing on Wednesday 18th February 2015 at Sheaok Lodge, formerly of Tantanoola. Passed away peacefully.

Her funeral will be conducted at the Tantanoola Uniting Church on Tuesday 24th February at 2-00 pm, followed by the committal at the Tantanoola Cemetary.



Australia Day celebrations get underway

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The scene is set for Australia Day celebrations at Jubilee Park Millicent with the Lions barbeque well underway and crowds gathering. There is a crispness in the air but nothing an extra layer and a hot coffee can’t fix.

Celebrations are underway at:-

Millicent – Jubilee Park, North Tce Millicent. Mayor Gandolfi and Cr Sharon Cox will present the awards.

Penola – War memorial Park, Church Street Penola. Crs Thornetta and Burrows will present the Awards

Beachport – Lagoon Res, Sommerville Street Beachport. Crs McGrath and Dunnicliffe will present the Awards

Kalangadoo – Kalangadoo Institute Eliza Street Kalangadoo. Deputy Mayor Dycer and Cr Dale Price will present the Awards.

Tantanoola is also holding their annual Australia Day bbq and invite everyone to attend.

If you are attending any of these or others events, please send us have your pics to post on wattlerangenow, the local community news page of 5THE FM.

Text pics to me at 0400 290 664 or email to;- manager5thefm@live.com.au and we’ll post them for all to see.

From everyone at 5THE FM/wattlerangenow Happy Australia Day