Two local soccer players, P’haige Hocking and Caitlin Lee, are hoping to go to Spain in November as part of the Christian Football Australia National Academy’s (CFANA) Women’s Soccer Team.
P’haige, who plays for Alma, was selected after impressing Christian Football Australia during a National Championship in Brisbane where she played for the South Australian state team.
Try-outs for the state team took place in Broken Hill soon after and Celtic player Caitlin was noticed by scout/coach Matt Jorgensen who invited her to come to Spain as well.
The Regional Art Gallery will celebrate its 115th anniversary with a special event on July 6 that includes champagne at the door, a three-course meal and a discussion about the gallery’s conservation work from paintings conservator Emily Kelleher.
Native fish are being found in “reasonable numbers” just below Weir 32 where millions of them perished in December and January, according to the Department of Fisheries.
Local off-road racers Nick Jackson and Lauren Johnson enjoyed a fantastic result at the Finke Desert Race, finishing third in their class and 20th overall.