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April 24

Summary 

Page 1

Post Office Manager trying to keep the peace (photo Steve Baines)

New Ambulance volunteer - Adrian Pearce (photo Adrian Pearce, Tania and Hayden Squires)

Dual Citizenship Ceremony (photo Dr Kamitakahara, Ruth Kamitakahara)

Page 2

Break the apathy barrier: become a volunteer ambo (photo Brett Truelove, Audrey Hull, Mike Mance holding daughter Billy, Janet Brewer, Adrian Stephenson , Holly Wells, Jade Olsson, Krystin Mance , Siena Olsson , Sharyn Cant)

Fifteen out of 17 ratepayers fail to respond to Council orders

Hospital Board News

Page 3

Sydney based ex-opal miner involved in Prominent Hill (photo of cyclosizer)

Teddy Bear Picnic held at Oxiana Oval (Kyren Hele, Alexander Carmichael and Cassandra Mpeleris, Teddy Bear, Adrian Ware and Sarcha Taylor, Jamahl and Aailyah, Daniella and Matthew Lennon, Tahlia and Destinee, Cassandra Mpeleris, Mij Dukarich and her sons Zac and Sam O’Reilly; Tink Seekamp, Mini Gems, with Annika Holdrich, Blake Russell and Chloe Lewis, YAC’s Paul Madura, Tommy Kiosses and Richelle Borrett) 

  Page 4

Oxiana releases quarterly report

Opal Festival changes?

DCCP April General Meeting

Page 5

Coober Pedy in the media

Oxiana Emu-bob

Over 50 cars at Coober Pedy Drive in Cinema (photo Anthony Cabrera, Billy and Krystin Mance, Alyssa Cabrera, Fiona Stanley – Australian Red Cross and Debbie Jackson – Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services from Port Augusta , John Olsson and daughters Siena and Jade)

  Page 6 

Teddy Bear Picnic – Umoona Aged Care 

Kathy Wonga, Lilly Ulah, Eileen Brown, Angelina Scobie, Myra Watson, Fanny O’Toole, Angelina Wonga, Nellie Mindum, Cissy Riley, ‘Tjangala’, Jodie Mance, Bernie Denton, James Tappin, Travis Karam, Billy Mungie, Ronnie Brown

  Page 7  

   Opal Festival Street Parade 2008

 Fairy Float, Catacomb Church, Junior Football Carnival, Adrian Peace driving the Geoff Sykes “opal wagon”, Miners Store, Coober Pedy Kids, Ross Chatfield’s “spirited demonstration” racer, Brodie McCormack in the go-kart, Opal Inn, Rose Temple and Umoona Youth, Decorated mining ute, Coober Pedy Saints – Patrick Larkins, Anthony Prizzi, SES/Mine Rescue Coober Pedy, Brian Underwood, SES/Mine Rescue Coober Pedy

  Page 8

Opal Mining on Japanese TV (photo Tink Seekamp, Tomo Zarcovic, Joe Kovacik, Tim Seekamp,Pep Kovacik, Hiroshi. Photos from Merv Richards)

Page 11

New in the Ampol Restaurant (photo Sam, Poppy Skarmoutsos, Liz Marjanovic, Rachel and Jimmy Dimitrios)

Page 12

Roxby Lightning Carnival (photo Under 12’s listening to Mr Wildy, Dylan Orvad and Nicola Crisa, Sabian Warren, Sabian, Robert O'Toole, Jarrod Williams, Jack Burns, David Peace, Bernard Lennon, Tommy Parrott, Ian Warren and Tristan Wildy, Brandon Lennon, Clinton Woodforde, Yamina Wonga, Sabian Warren, Roy Murray, Kyle from Oodnadatta, Kyle Larkins. Photos supplied by Chris Butler)

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