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…

World Backup Day 31st March – Protect Your Data
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World Backup Day 31st March – Protect Your Data

Local Computer business, Web South would like to draw your attention to “World Backup Day” Peter Herriman from Web South says,“We actually recommend regular backups, and multiple storage locations and devices, but I learnt those techniques during the early ’80’s and on mainframe systems with data worth millions of dollars (back then, imagine now!). All…

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…

Council Media Release – Eudunda Storm Causes Havoc
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Council Media Release – Eudunda Storm Causes Havoc

23rd March 2022 A storm that passed through Eudunda last week lashed the area with up to 50mm in less than an hour. The storm caused minor flooding in the township and damaged numerous roads. While the clean-up will take some weeks it has highlighted that there is still further work required in Eudunda to…

Missed Delivery Scams Are Still Active
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Missed Delivery Scams Are Still Active

The “Missed delivery, call or voicemail commonly labeled the (Flubot) scams are still active. Please say on your guard and not get caught by this scam. It is actually easy to get caught. as most of us are expecting deliveries of some sort, and this is especially heightened since the COVID pandemic. The text messages…

Mid North Fire Season Open – 15th Nov 2021 to 30th April 2022
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Mid North Fire Season Open – 15th Nov 2021 to 30th April 2022

The full season in the Mid North region is the 15th of November 2021 until 30 April 2022 Info on the Fire Danger Season Date can be found on the SA CFS website here Why not review your Bushfire Survival Plan details here

Green Waste FREE Disposal to Reduce Fire Risk – Eudunda Area Wed 27th Oct & 3rd Nov and Sat 30th Oct & 6th Nov.
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Green Waste FREE Disposal to Reduce Fire Risk – Eudunda Area Wed 27th Oct & 3rd Nov and Sat 30th Oct & 6th Nov.

REDUCE FIRE HAZARD NOW! To assist with fire prevention in the region, the Regional Council of Goyder have organised free green waste disposal at all three transfer stations. Eudunda Wednesdays 27th Oct & 3rd Nov between 2-3pmEudunda Saturdays 30th Oct & 6th Nov between 10-12pm Acceptable items:Clean residential green organics including grass clippings, pruning’s, leaves, small…

Should You Disable Social Media Comments?
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Should You Disable Social Media Comments?

Food for thought. Facebook and other Social Media platforms have gained incredible growth over the years because they are interactive in that if configured so, they allow people to make comments right on the page (this is quite often the default setting). This can be quite beneficial for the page in that its popularity can…

FREE Green Waste Disposal to Reduce Fire Risk – Eudunda Area Wed 27th Oct & 3rd Nov and Sat 30th Oct & 6th Nov.
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FREE Green Waste Disposal to Reduce Fire Risk – Eudunda Area Wed 27th Oct & 3rd Nov and Sat 30th Oct & 6th Nov.

REDUCE FIRE HAZARD NOW! To assist with fire prevention in the region, the Regional Council of Goyder have organised free green waste disposal at all three transfer stations. Eudunda Wednesdays 27th Oct & 3rd Nov between 2-3pmEudunda Saturdays 30th Oct & 6th Nov between 10-12pm Acceptable items:Clean residential green organics including grass clippings, pruning’s, leaves, small…

Council FREE Green Waste Disposal to Reduce Fire Risk – Eudunda Area Wednesdays 27th Oct & 3rd Nov.
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Council FREE Green Waste Disposal to Reduce Fire Risk – Eudunda Area Wednesdays 27th Oct & 3rd Nov.

REDUCE FIRE HAZARD NOW! To assist with fire prevention in the region, the Regional Council of Goyder have organised free green waste disposal at all three transfer stations. Eudunda Wednesdays 27th Oct & 3rd Nov between 2-3pmEudunda Saturdays 30th Oct & 6th Nov between 10-12pm Acceptable items:Clean residential green organics including grass clippings, pruning’s, leaves, small…

FREE CSIRO Book About Oceans Is Very Informative
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FREE CSIRO Book About Oceans Is Very Informative

A very interesting book in the CSIRO Science and Solutions for Australia Series – “OCEANS” has an amazing amount of detail about the World’s Oceans and how they affect our lives. It looks like a good reference book for adults & most school children, covering every aspect of oceans including ecology, climate, territorial waters, industry,…

Warning For Local Business Owners With Domain Names
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Warning For Local Business Owners With Domain Names

Local Computer Business Web South would like to warn anyone who owns a Domain Name to be on guard against a Domain Confirmation SCAM. This one could easily catch anyone who has registered thier own domain name.DO NOT REPLY TO IT! This may vary but it is likely to look like this in the Subject…

Facebook Scam Alert
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Facebook Scam Alert

Here at Web South, your local computer shop, we try to keep on top of some of the threats around the internet. Earlier today a large number of emails came through with the subject‘ID Verification‘ and in the text ‘Your access has been temporarily disabled for identity check,’ and instructions on how to solve it….

Cyber Threats Include Ag Industries – Be Prepared
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Cyber Threats Include Ag Industries – Be Prepared

Agrifutures Australia has released and interesting article called “Cyber threats in rural industries – are we prepared?” The threat of computer hacking of equipment used by farmers has been around for quite some time. As many areas of farming become mechanized, many are controlled by electronic means, be it a dedicated EPROM or CPU that…