Best on the field
In Nuriootpa’s Centennial Park, tucked away past the netball courts, crickets nets and the Scouts’ hall, sits the Barossa United Football Club’s (BUFC) newly completed synthetic pitch, just in time for the 2023 season to kick off in March.
The perfect blend
Given his time over, Jamie Nietschke probably wouldn’t co-locate a dairy and a vineyard on the variable soils of the Moppa, but he’s not complaining – in fact, he’s counting his blessings.
The simple pleasures in life
Beneath the exquisite haute couture and accessories, it’s Jill Wehr’s joie de vivre that resonates from the pages of the 2023 Barossa Vintage Festival programme.
Queen of cakes
She may be show baking royalty, but Valmai Auricht rules with people at her heart, and a love of sharing life’s homely riches.
Racing towards a dream
Brad Vaughan is following his childhood dream of becoming a race-car-driver in Australia’s top level, Supercars.
Having a ball
In Langmeil Church hall on a Wednesday night, the banter is flying across the table almost as quickly as the little white ball. In a typical display of competitive spirit, the blokes at each end of the table have come to play, both for points and bragging rights.
A second chance at life
After spending 42 years as a winemaker, Peter Ruchs knows his way around a barrel, and has given hundreds of them a second chance at life.
Beautifying our Hometown
Our beloved Barossa is without a doubt one of the most beautiful locations in the world! A prestigious valley of luxury, opportunity, and pride. And while the impulse to travel will entice us to explore other parts of the world, upon each return our rolling hills and well-manicured townships provide an alluring reminder that this is our home.
The house that hospitality built
With 30 years of hospitality experience, Wendy Trotta is the undeniable darling of the local coffee and café scene.
Listening and a love for stories
Anne Marschall has a love for other people’s stories. The power of stories is what this principal of Good Shepherd Lutheran School, Angaston has drawn inspiration from for years.