The Roxby Downs junior soccer club will participate in a country championship for the first time when an under 12s and under 16s team travel to Barmera in August.
More reductions in BHP Billiton employee numbers could be on their way following reports of about 140 jobs being cut from its Olympic Dam operation last week.
An overhaul of Roxby Council’s 2015/16 Draft Annual Business Plan to reflect the economic challenges faced by locals was called for at last Thursday’s final consultation on the document.
The Marree and District Progress Association is giving visitors the opportunity to experience their unique brand of outback culture and humour during the Marree Australian Camel Cup this Saturday.
The cooling weather has kept netball spectators at bay, with very few braving the chilly night air, especially for the later timeslot on Friday night.
Coober Pedy celebrated 50 years of permanent policing in the town recently when a wide range of past and present officers attended the event.
The Roxby Downs community has rallied behind the Feltus family since the passing of Craig ‘Boogie’ Feltus last month.
The Sammy D Foundation visited Roxby Downs to share an important message with both students and adults last week.
Hurley was the overall winner at the St Barbara’s Parish School sports day last week.
Eldo Hotel head chef Aiden Sczesny was named one of Australia’s best during the Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year competition in Melbourne recently.
Roxby Downs Area School’s efforts to promote indigenous culture have seen it represented in four of six categories in this year’s local NAIDOC Week awards.
A record number of entrants competed in Roxby’s Got Talent at the roxbylink auditorium on Saturday night.
Lars Stanjovic of Andamooka Opals took out the highest male peg (120) for the week during last Wednesday’s Roxby Downs Darts League competition.
The Roxby Downs Area School (RDAS) Parents and Friends group had its most successful fashion show fundraiser ever at the RDAS Hall on Saturday night.
The first Far North Football League home game on Saturday saw the undefeated reigning premiers Roxby Districts take on the rapidly improving East Roxby Roos on a cool but sunny day.