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Minutes of L&FRCA committee meeting held on 4th july 2017 at 7:30pm at Lenswood Primary school

Apr 12, 2016 Comments Off on Minutes of L&FRCA committee meeting held on 4th july 2017 at 7:30pm at Lenswood Primary school

Click read more to download The minutes from the Committee meeting held April 19th 2016   Download the Minutes of the meeting HERE

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Adelaide Hills growers want fruit fly free status recognised globally

Mar 20, 2016 Comments Off on Adelaide Hills growers want fruit fly free status recognised globally

An article  In ABC News by  Nicola Gage :- Cherry, apple, pear and strawberry industries are pushing for the Adelaide Hills region to become globally recognised as a pest-free area, like South Australia’s Riverland, Victoria’s Sunraysia and Tasmania. “We’ve initially identified Thailand — Taiwan is another market that recognises [it] and there’s also a lot of work being […]

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Work has commenced on the Lenswood Coldstore Redevelopment.

Oct 20, 2015 Comments Off on Work has commenced on the Lenswood Coldstore Redevelopment.

Minister Geoff Brock Minister for Regional Development Minister for Local Government. Monday, 21 September, 2015. 50 new jobs in Adelaide Hills Co-operative expansion. An $850,000 State Government Regional development Fund grant will go towards a major expansion at iconic Lenswood Apples facilities in the Adelaide Hills. Regional Development Minister Geoff Brock said the proposed $11.37 million […]

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Approach to A.H.C. re Croft & Mawson Roads Traffic

Oct 07, 2015 Comments Off on Approach to A.H.C. re Croft & Mawson Roads Traffic

  On the 11th of August a small group of Business Owners met to discuss emerging issues with the increased volume of traffic along Croft and Mawson Rds. Residents may be aware that the State Government has encouraged Bike SA to use Mount Crawford Forest for their activities.  Residents will also be aware of the […]

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Cherry Season

Mar 16, 2015 Comments Off on Cherry Season

Check the Cherries SA website for Availability of pick your own and Shed Door Cherry sales. The majority of cherry crops are harvested during December and January. More than 15,000 tonnes of Australia’s premium stoned fruit is picked throughout this period with climatic conditions determining harvest time across the six main cherry growing states. Cherries […]

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Mt Lofty Ranges Agrarian Landscape
World Heritage Listing Bid

Jul 11, 2014 No Comments

 What is the Mt lofty ranges world heritage liisting Bid?  What are the grounds for World Heritage listing of the Mount Lofty Ranges region? What are the potential impacts on farmers and tourism operators in the region? Read more at the website

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Apple Time

Mar 15, 2014 No Comments
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Wine in Lenswood

Feb 17, 2014 No Comments

  There are three winery Cellar Doors  located in  Lenswood. Each offer tastings, food and cellar door sales. Also  entertainment and catering for Special Occasions is offered. There are links to each winery for more information.   Mt lofty Ranges Vineyard Anderson Hill Wines Pike & Joyce Adelaide Hills Other vineyards and wine makers  nearby include […]

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Lenswood Centenary – Sunday October 15th 2017

Jan 18, 2014 Comments Off on Lenswood Centenary – Sunday October 15th 2017

The Centenary Picnic was held at the Lenswood Memorial Oval. A very successful day prepared and organised by a small group of volunteers from L&FRCA members. Some of the businesses, groups & people involved with the Centenary Picnic were:- Rebekha Sharkie MP – Member for Mayo The Lenswood Primary school Aberdeen Orchards / Vickers family […]

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