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Regional

Primary Industries

Bilby bounces into oats industry

An oat variety developed in South Australia promises to be a healthier option for consumers and offer significant benefits for farmers.

Lifestyle

The country café with the dusty pink doors

The small and sleepy agricultural town of Cleve in the rural heart of the Eyre Peninsula is probably the last place you’d expect to find trendy raw slices, quinoa salads and turmeric chai teas.

Regional

Mid North barn transformed into thumping music venue

The Barn at Wombat Flat has had more than a few uses in its 150-odd-year life – its walls once stored hay and machinery and sheep were once sheared on its floor. Now, it’s home to a parade of country and folk musicians and is arguably one of South Australia’s most authentic country music venues.