Anne of Green Gables: A Barossa Musical

WORDS BY EMMA CLARK The iconic Collingrove Homestead will provide the perfect back drop next month for the Emma Knights Production Anne of Green Gables: The Musical.   A musical version of the classic tale of an orphan...

Bowling her way to Bronze

  WORDS BY ALICIA LÜDI-SCHUTZ Angaston Bowling Club has a National Bronze medallist in their midst. Thirteen year old Kate Argent-Bowden, the Club’s youngest member, placed third in the Girl’s Singles Championships at the Under 18 Australian National...

Giving back to our community

WORDS BY HEIDI HELBIG PHOTOGRAPHY BY ALICIA LÜDI-SCHUTZ It was in the blackened shadows of the Pinery Bushfire that Foundation Barossa truly came of age. As the community struggled to make sense of the catastrophic bushfire, the Pinery disaster...

Faith, family, farm – A legacy continues

WORDS BY ALICIA LÜDI-SCHUTZ PHOTOGRAPHY BY PETE THORNTON   A legacy continues...   There’s a hill on the outskirts of Greenock where Jersey cows roam happily, producing a “Barossa white” full of rich, creamy goodness. This is the home of the Kernich...

When the panther strikes

WORDS BY ALICIA LÜDI-SCHUTZ PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOHN KRÜGER He might not have taken a hanger at the MCG or hit a six in an Ashes test, but Angaston’s Greg Bain is proving just as inspirational. Greg is one of...

When truth is better than fiction

WORDS BY ALICIA LÜDI-SCHUTZ PHOTOGRAPHY BY PETE THORNTON There’s a Ferrari in Angaston that’s clocked up some serious mileage. She’s not your cliché four-wheeled sleek red duco type, that would be far too boring. No, Jane Ferrari is a...

Honouring a master’s legacy

WORDS BY TODD KUCHEL PHOTOGRAPHY BY SAM KROEPSCH Following a well-orchestrated transformation of the Nuriootpa High School stadium into a Taekwondo training ground, enthusiastic pupils patiently await their instructor.     Duan Maguire began learning from Master Paul Cooper at ILYO...

Eden Valley is putting Riesling on the map

WORDS BY HEIDI HELBIG PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOHN KRÜGER A minnow of Barossa wine varieties – Riesling – is taking on some major heavyweights in the quest for profile and market share. Waging the David-and-Goliath battle is a small but...