The Remarkable Forties and Progressive Fifties
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The Remarkable Forties and Progressive Fifties

The forties were a remarkable time for both medical science and Eudunda Hospital. Penicillin was used for the first time in South Australia, and immunisation against diphtheria became general, followed by immunisation against a wide range of diseases over the years. The guarding against German measles probably had the most impact on society. The polio…

Community Information – Kapunda, Tues 14th June 2022 – Interactive Education Session
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Community Information – Kapunda, Tues 14th June 2022 – Interactive Education Session

Join the Carers SA Kapunda Group WEDNESDAY June 14th 2022TIME: 2:00 pmWHERE: Kapunda LibraryRSVP Lee 0455 445 524 Community Information SessionEarly Childhood Intervention Facilitator Roslyn Briggs brings her experience as a Special Educator/Disability Advocate/Support Coordinator and a My Time FacilitatorTo an Interactive Education Session. Carer’s need support too and Carers SA Australia & Carers Gateway…

SSkids Tyres & Mechanical Help Jackson To Clean Up Eudunda’s Rubbish
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SSkids Tyres & Mechanical Help Jackson To Clean Up Eudunda’s Rubbish

Jackson Chenoweth is passionate to help make Eudunda a ‘Tidy Town’ and has been gaining praise far and wide, including local businesses such as SSKIDS Tyres and Mechanical’s Zac Green who has helped support Jackson’s efforts. Jackson wanted to say,“A Massive thank you to SSKIDS Tyres and Mechanical for taking the time and effort to…

Running the Eudunda Hospital 1922-1939
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Running the Eudunda Hospital 1922-1939

(Next instalment of the history of Eudunda Hospital prior to the Centenary celebrations to be held on the 9th Oct 2022.) In the early years when the Hospital was very busy, sisters were employed from Adelaide. They would travel up by train, and the Board always paid their train fare. Mr. Rawolle built the labour…

Carers SA Next Meeting  – Mental Health First Aid – Wed 8th June 2022
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Carers SA Next Meeting – Mental Health First Aid – Wed 8th June 2022

Join the Carers SA Eudunda Group WEDNESDAY June 8th 2022TIME: 10:00 amWHERE: Eudunda Community Hub & ShedRSVP Lee 0455 445 524 Hear from guest speaker about Mental Health First Aid in various settings and what courses and discounts are available. Carer’s need support too and Carers SA Australia & Carers Gateway is there to support…

Community Minded Jackson Out To Clean Up Eudunda’s Rubbish
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Community Minded Jackson Out To Clean Up Eudunda’s Rubbish

Young Eudunda boy Jackson Chenoweth is passionate to help make Eudunda become a ‘Tidy Town’ and has been gaining praise far and wide. “I like to spend my free time picking up rubbish in Eudunda to make our town beautiful and clean and removal of this rubbish also helps our wild life. “Thank for your…

The Realisation of a Dream to Establish a Hospital at Eudunda
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The Realisation of a Dream to Establish a Hospital at Eudunda

On December 2nd 1920, when in the presence of a large gathering Governor Sir Archibald Weigall laid the foundation stone for the Eudunda Hospital. At last the residents of the district could see the progress that their money and effort had achieved and in imagination they could visualise the end result – a house of…

Prompt Repairs To Heritage Gallery Floor After Flood Damage
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Prompt Repairs To Heritage Gallery Floor After Flood Damage

Many Thanks to Eudunda Family Heritage Gallery ‘Long Time Volunteers’ Peter & Paul Bonner who sprung into action to repair the damaged floor in the front window area where the March 16th flood highlighted the problems in the flooring doing the reapirs in early April. The Eudunda Family Heritage Gallery Committee say;“Well done and a…

PIRSA Warning – Japanese Encephalitis May Be In Our Region – Action Needed
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PIRSA Warning – Japanese Encephalitis May Be In Our Region – Action Needed

PIRSA Media Release More cases of Japanese encephalitis in SA piggeriesWednesday 30 March 2022 There have been two more detections of Japanese encephalitis (JE) in South Australian commercial piggeries. This brings the total number of cases in South Australia to six. The latest detections are in the local government areas of Clare and Gilbert Valleys…

Carers SA Next Meeting  – Eudunda Community Hub & Shed – Wed 13th April 2022
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Carers SA Next Meeting – Eudunda Community Hub & Shed – Wed 13th April 2022

Carer Peer Support Meetings have a new spot to meet in AprilWEDNESDAY April 13th 2022TIME: 10:00 amWHERE: Eudunda Community Hub & ShedRSVP Lee 0455 445 524 Carer’s need support too and Carers SA Australia & Carers Gateway is there to support our Carers. Are you caring for a family member or friend? Want to find…

Ultra Marathon Runners Here From 7th April 2022.
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Ultra Marathon Runners Here From 7th April 2022.

 “The Irrational S.O.U.T.H. (Southern Oz Ultimate Trails & Hills) 200 Mile – April 6th – 10th 2022”  “The Irrational S.O.U.T.H. 200 Miler Event Director, Shaun Kaesler has worked hard with stake holders along the 325km “Lavender Federation Trail” to return the event in 2022.  What an amazing challenge this event will be with 29 competitors…

Japanese Encephalitis Mosquito virus Identified in SA Pigs and Horses
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Japanese Encephalitis Mosquito virus Identified in SA Pigs and Horses

ALERT: Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus has been identified in samples from commercial piggeries in South Australia. JE is a nationally notifiable disease. PIRSA has established an incident management team with staff on the ground to conduct surveillance activities and to provide information and advice to primary producers. Minimise your exposure to mosquitos as people can…

CarersSA Celebrate A New Year With A New Day, New Venue – Meeting Next Wed 9th March
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CarersSA Celebrate A New Year With A New Day, New Venue – Meeting Next Wed 9th March

Carer Peer Support Meetings have a new Schedule beginningWEDNESDAY March 9th 2022TIME: 9 – 10:30 amWHERE: Eudunda School Community Library Due to Current Covid Restrictions with in the school environment –our proposed First Meeting for WEDNESDAY FEB 9th cannot be held at the Library BUT Lee Wingate Carer Connector,“I am delighted to offer a Shared…

SA Ambulance – Eudunda Are Recruiting For Their Important Community Service!
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SA Ambulance – Eudunda Are Recruiting For Their Important Community Service!

One of the great organisations that you can join is the SA Ambulance Service (SAAS) and Eudunda is blessed to have local services and wonderful volunteers. Want to find out more – Phone Volunteer Support Unit 08 8150 3460, orvisit the website at saasvolunteers.sa.gov.au