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                                                                    Goldstein, Spiral Dance, Siobhan Owen, Bygone Error, Junior,
                                                                    John Francis and the Tutti Ensemble.
                                                                        ―We’ve definitely tapped into a strong passion for acoustic
                                                                    folk and roots music among the younger generation. We’ve ex-
                                                                    panded our program this year to cater to that,‖ Festival organiser
                                                                    Peter Thornton said. ―The yo u n g p e rf o r m e rs ’ t en t w as
                                                                    o ve rf l o w i n g l as t ye a r. W e were swamped by the number
                                                                    of Under 25 performers wanting to play at this year’s festival and
                                                                    our youth program has doubled in size. ―It’s thrilling to think that
                                                                    we could be discovering the next Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, John
             Even Bigger in 2010...                                 Butler or Mumford and Sons.‖
                                                                        The annual festival represents one of the best value-for-
    The largest contingent of Generation-Y and interstate per-      money family music events in Australia. General entry to the
formers has been announced in the biggest program yet for the       festival this year will be $5 per adult per day with a charge of
State’s premier folk festival. Organisers of the 2010 Fleurieu      $10 per day to attend the major concerts in the Festival Hall or
Folk Festival have doubled the number of youth and interstate-      patrons will be able to access all events by purchasing a weekend
based acts for the popular three-day event at Willunga on Octo-     ticket for $30. Children under 15 are free when accompanied by
ber 22-24.                                                          a responsible adult.
    With 90 acts on the program representing roots, folk, Celtic,
acoustic, blues and bluegrass music (up from 85 acts last year),    Youth in Folk Project targets 18-25 Year
the festival is tipped to break its attendance records yet again.
Some of Australia’s finest musicians will be performing on 11
                                                                    Olds at Fleurieu Folk Festival
                                                                        This year at the Fleurieu Folk Festival, the Young Performers
different stages during the Festival.                               Program will take on a new local focus. Award-winning young
    Among the headline interstate acts for this year are Senor      local musicians, Sarah McGuire and Jeri Foreman, plan to pre-
Cabrales (NSW), Saoirse (Vic), Danny Spooner (Vic) Daniel           sent a project that invites visiting young musicians and interested
Champagne (NSW), Richard Perso (Vic), The Lurkers (NSW)             emerging local young musicians to
and String Theory (Vic). Top local acts include Chris Finnen,                                                 Continued on Page 7



   Choppers Australia Annual SA Chopper Muster...
                                 Chopper & Motorcycle Display
                                Opposite & at the front of the Alma Hotel
                                            Saturday 23rd October,
                                                 from 9am to 3pm
                               Trophy Presentation begins at 1.15pm sharp.
    Come along on Saturday morning, 23rd October to Chop-            show your idea of fancy dress. No bought costumes please.
pers Australia’s Annual SA Bike Display of chopper, custom              What’s a Chopper...? If you don’t know what a genuine
and classic bikes in front of the Alma Hotel.                        home-built old school and classic seventies choppers is, then
    Trophies... Trophies especially made by a couple of the          come along to the display and ask the owners to show you their
club members will be awarded for home built choppers and             bikes and what makes them different.
customs. This year in expectation of a number of classic and            History Collection... Have some stories to tell of your past
vintage bikes, a couple of extra trophies have been put together     chopper or motorcycle riding days? Come and tell us. We are
as well.                                                                   building up a large collection of photos of choppers of
    All can show but... To be eligible for a tro-                          the 60’s to 80’s. Bring YOUR photos along and we will
phy, bikes must have been ridden to the event                              copy them while you look at the displayed bikes.
and must have been predominantly built by the                              Some restored vintage and classic motorcycles will
owner, so you will see some unique entries and                             also be on display and some classic and custom cars are
they are all bikes that are regularly ridden.                              expected again this year.
    Pushbike Trophies for the Kids... Plus                                      Contact... Andrew for more information or if you
there will be a trophy for best chopper pushbike,                          would like to enter your pushbike.
best dressed pushbike and most uniquely dressed                                              0428 562 554
person. All are welcome to enter the Pushbike Display and
                                                                                     www.ChoppersAustralia.com

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                                                                      14th Willunga Garden Club… 7.30pm
           October Events                                                 Thursday. Lutheran Church Hall, 6 Aldersey St, McLaren
                                                                          Vale. Guest speakers Chris and Tony Hitchin. Lavender
Oct Fleurieu Fiesta!                                                      Farm, Plants and Products. There’s a door prize, raffle, com-
    Throughout October. See www.fleurieufood.com.au                       petition bench and supper. Members $2, Visitors (always
2-3rd“ By the Bell Tree” exhibition… 10am-4pm                             welcome) $3. Enquiries: Josie Rogers 08 8556 1233.
    Saturday & Sunday. Uniting Church Hall, St Andrew’s Tce,          15th Willunga Primary School Disco… from 6pm
    Willunga.                                                             See main article.
    Willunga Quilters’ ―By the Bell Tree‖ exhibition.
    Entrance of $5 includes morning or afternoon tea.                 18th Ladies' Probus Club of the Southern Vales…10am
    There will be a raffle with proceeds to local charities, door         Monday (the third Monday of the month) Lutheran Church
    prizes, viewers’ choice, a trading table and the shop ―the            Hall, Aldersey Street, McLaren Vale.
    Sewing Sanctuary‖ from Aldinga. Come along and see for                This will be a Birthday Celebration meeting, and Dave
    yourself some of the creative talent we have in Willunga.             Clarke and Kathy from the Singing Gallery, McLaren Vale,
                                                                          will be providing the entertainment.
3rd & 4th Art & Craft Fair…                                               Further club information: Nettie Mitchell 08 8323 9284
    Sunday& Monday at Hardy's Winery, Main Road McLaren
    Vale (Labour Day Weekend). McLaren Vale and Districts             20th Bushfire Ready Workshop… 7.30pm-9pm
    War Memorial Hospital Volunteers' 6th annual art and craft            Wednesday. Willunga CFS Station Understanding fire be-
    fair with stalls, plants, barbeque, ice-cream. Toe-tap to Blues       haviour. Learn about property planning for bushfire preven-
    Jazz, Country and Pop. Go along to this well supported                tion. Deciding whether to stay or go. How to design a bush-
    event and help your hospital.                                         fire action plan for your home. Personal safety in the event
                                                                          of a bushfire. Planning for horses and livestock. Fire safety
6th Australia's Small Botanic Gardens... 7.30 pm                          requirements around the home - pumps, hoses and sprinklers.
    Wednesday. Willunga Primary School (enter from Station                Free and includes sausage sizzle.
    Road). Trees for Life monthly meeting. Bill Dowling is a              Property visit: Sunday 24th October, 9am.
    guide at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens and he will share his           Willunga Environment Centre, Supported by: Adelaide & Mt
    favourite photos and speak about 14 special regional gardens.         Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board.
    These small gardens are real gems - beautifully planned,              Registration is essential: 08 8556 4188 or
    carefully maintained and botanically fascinating. Visitors            willungaenviro@westnet.com.au
    welcome. Inquiries: Joyce West 08 8323 7513.
                                                                      22-24th Fleurieu Folk Festival...
8th Acoustic Elements... evening                                          Friday to Sunday. A huge national event at Willunga Rec-
    Friday. The Peacock Farm, Norman Rd, Willunga.                        reation Park and various locations around the town. Come
    Acoustic Elements are two very talented guitarists from Vic-          along and join in the good ol’ family fun. See front page.
    toria, selected among a handful of young performers
    throughout Australia to play at the National Folk Festival in     23rd Choppers Australia Bike Show... 9-3pm
    Canberra this year. Created a terrific impression at S.A's            Saturday. Bike Display... Not just motorcycles... There’s fun
    Fleurieu Folk Festival in 2009. Find out more about Acoustic          for everyone... Dress your pushbike and enter the competi-
    Elements at www.acousticelements.com.au                               tion. Trophies at 1.15pm sharp. See front page.
    Support act for this concert is Rob Carlin from the UK.           25th Willunga Recreation Park AGM... 7pm
    Entry is $15 (Pensioner/Student conc. $10.00).                        Monday. RSL clubrooms, Willunga Recreation Park, Main
    Inexpensive meals available from 6pm.                                 Rd, Willunga. Come along and support YOUR recreation
    Seat bookings: Dave 0405 130 910. Meals: Julie 08 8556 4051           park. Remember, YOU own the park and it’s facilities, not
9th 3 Markets and Craft & Teas… 8am to 1pm                                the council or the government.
    Saturday. Town Square: Farmers Market,                            30th Hospital Garage Sale… 8am to 12 noon
    Recreation Park: Quarry Market in the grounds, Craft &                Saturday. At the rear of the Hospital, Aldersey St, McLaren
    Devonshire Tea in the CWA Hall, and Artisans Market in the            Vale. Furniture, clothing books, plants crockery, bric-a-brac,
    old Show Hall… all within walking distance.                           electrical, Sausage Sizzle and much, much more. Come and
    See Regular Events, page 2.                                           enjoy [see main article].
11th Visit Flying Doctor Headquarters...                              30th Willunga Lions Auction... 8.30am to noon
    Monday. Willunga Neighbourhood Watch. Daytime visit to                Saturday. Binney Rd, Willunga. For anything, including the
    Royal Flying Doctor Headquarters, Mile End.                           kitchen sink!!!! Great bargains, (or off load your unwanted
    Coordinator: Julia Hand 08 8323 9889.                                 items) yummy food and drinks. Support a wonderful hard
    Secretary: Judy Dunn 08 8556 2163.                                    working charity organisation! If you would like to help call
11th Lets South Barter Market…10am ’til 1pm                               Dean. Saleyards Organiser: Dean Hunt 0414 564 389.
    Saturday. Willunga Uniting Church, cnr St Judes st & St
    Andrews Terrace. Early settlers theme. See traders in cos-                November Events
    tume showing how the pioneers traded. Barter or buy our
    products. Refreshments available.                                 From November thru to March...
    Enquiries: 08 8556 2705.                                              Wednesdays. Willunga Bowling Club, St Peter’s Tce, Willunga.
13th Night Owls – Lawn Bowls for Everyone… 7pm                            Night Owls – Lawn Bowls for Everyone Every Wednesday
                                                                          @ 7pm. Weekly Fee $5.
    Every Wednesday from 13th October. Willunga Bowling
    Club, St. Peter’s Tce Willunga. Registration Fee $10.                 Club open from 6pm for light meals. Coopers Beer on Tap.
    Weekly Fee $5. Club open from 6pm for light meals. Coo-               Raffle. Bowls and Coaching available.
    pers Beer on Tap. Raffle. Bowls and Coaching available.               Details from: Nic Storer 0412 900 336 or 8556 2246 (answer
    Details from: Nic Storer 0412 900 336 or 08 8556 2246                 machine) or nicstorer@optusnet.com.au
    (answer machine) or nicstorer@optusnet.com.au                     3rd New Insights into Sleepy Lizards... 7.30pm
                                                                          Wednesday. Willunga Primary School (enter from Station
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       Road). Willunga Trees for Life monthly meeting.               O’Halloran Hill.
       New insights into Sleepy Lizard behaviour.                    Services
       Prof. Michael Bull from Flinders University will present          St Stephen’s, Willunga Saturday: Vigil Mass: 5.30 pm
       new findings into the remarkably complex social organisa-         St Ann’s, Aldinga Sunday: Holy Communion: 9.00 am
       tion of sleepy lizards, their long term monogamous partner-             with special time for children
       ships and stable home ranges. The use of remote recording         St Philip & St James, Old Noarlunga: Sunday:
       devices allows exploration of their personal habits, behav-             Holy Communion: 9.00am
       iours, personalities and social networks. There are also long     St Margaret’s, McLaren Vale: Sunday: Holy Communion:
       term implications for climate change and how to tackle                  10.15am with Sunday School.
       threats of exotic diseases. Visitors welcome.                     Wednesday: Holy Eucharist: 9:00am
       Inquiries: Joyce West 08 8323 7513.                               We welcome Fr Paul Devenport and his wife Helen to the
8th Flinders Ranges Memories… 7.30pm                                 Southern Vales Anglican Pastoral District.
       Monday. The Willunga Hub, Cnr St Peters Tce & Main Rd, Faith community looking for trees! …
       Willunga.      Willunga Neighbourhood Watch.           Guest      Festival organizers are looking for innovative and
       Speaker: Mrs. Dora Nippress. Topic: Memories of Flinders imaginative Christmas trees. Willunga Uniting Church
       Ranges over the past 47 years.                                looks forward to hosting its ninth annual Christmas Tree
       Co-ordinator: Julia Hand 08 8323 9889.                        festival. This festival continues to grow with over 50
       Secretary: Judy Dunn 08 8556 2163.                            trees entered last year.
11th Willunga Garden Club… 7.30pm                                        Our quest for a poster is completed. Lucie Helm
       Thursday. Lutheran Church Hall, 6 Aldersey St, McLaren        from Aldinga was the artist recognized. Lucie de-
       Vale. Guest speaker Kim Syrus. Subject: Clematis and signed a bright and welcoming bell tree and huge gold
       Climbing Plants. There’s a door prize, raffle, competition bell adding a festive touch. She also incorporated an indigenous
       bench and supper. Members $2, Visitors (always welcome) component to some of the detailing. Many thanks to all who con-
       $3. Enquiries: Josie Rogers 08 8556 1233.                     tributed.
                                                                         Submissions are now open for entries of decorated trees. The
                                                                     scope of design is only limited by your imagination. Groups, busi-
                  News & Reports                                     nesses, community organizations, families and individuals are
                                                                     encouraged to enter a tree. Please feel free to grab someone to
Birthday celebration                                                 have a chat about your ideas.
    Sylvia Waye of Willunga                                              The festival begins on Saturday, December 4th and Sunday the
recently celebrated her 95th                                         5th with tour bookings the following week. Festivities will con-
Birthday at an afternoon tea with                                    tinue throughout the week. The annual carol's evening will again
her friends from Save The Chil-                                      be held in the Bell Paddock in Willunga on Saturday the 4th.
dren where she has worked for                                            Willunga Uniting Church also has a girls’ brekkie or boys’ hay
the past 16 years.                                                   cart, craft group, bible study, Sunday school, social justice com-
    Sylvia was born at Norman-                                       munity group etc. Why not come along and see what you think?
ville but has lived in Willunga                                          Enquires: Jenny 08 8556 2758.
most of her life. Her husband
Reg was the local butcher and                                        The Green Room changes colour with
when he died in 1994 Sylvia vol-                                     summer…
unteered her services at the Save                                        After Sue’s visit to the Trade Fair in August the boxes came
The Children shop where she still
works one morning a week. Not                                        through the door at an alarming rate at the green room ON
bad for a 95 year old! Sylvia is                                     HIGH STREET, all containing exciting new products, to enhance the
the oldest serving volunteer at                                      range of goodies and some old favourites for you to choose from
Save The Children in Australia.                                      too… Lots of new children’s toys and games, a lovely range of
                                                                     Willunga fashioned children’s wear – boys and girls - including
McLaren Vale Hospital Garage Sale…                                   shoes. These are joined by range of linen and cotton voile clothes
    It is that time of the year again. Donations of good quality designed in Australia, inspired by French couture, in the quintes-
saleable items would be appreciated and may be left with the OP sential colours of summer – white, natural and black. There’re
SHOP at the Hospital on Mondays and Thursdays between 10am also bright colours and slightly quirky designs, some classy little
and 1pm or may be left under the Manning Wing verandah at the numbers for summer and men’s shirts. Also, Sue can’t stop devel-
rear of the hospital.                                                oping her vision for the green room as is evident in recent changes
    PLEASE NOTE we cannot accept mattresses, TV's, broken to the shop layout.
furniture, baby safety equipment or computers.
    Please come and help if you can; it is great fun with great peo-     One of the green room ON HIGH STREET ’s major fund-
ple for a great cause. About $70,000 was given to the Hospital last raising events...
year, and this year we have so far paid for one new floor, oven for      ...the GIANT PUMPKIN COMPETITION is underway with
the kitchen, air conditioner and a second crate for the Op Shop.     entry forms and seeds available at the shop. The 2011 competition
    Thank you for your help. We invite all Vollies and any new will be bigger than ever. There will be different categories, still
helpers to help set up on Friday morning 29th October and stay for including the scone, colouring in and carving competitions. Sue
lunch. We also need helpers on the Saturday. Please give your encourages us all to become involved. Really it is not so much the
name to Phillip Spry 08 8323 6617 ASAP.                              size of the pumpkin but the participation in this fun event to raise
                                                                     well deserved funds for the Willunga Country Fire Service. This
Anglican Pastoral District of                                        is an organisation which is so much a part of our townships life-
                             the Southern Vales…                     style, helping to prevent what could otherwise be quite devastat-
                                                                     ing situations.
Diary Dates for October                                              Editor: Q. Why does Sue at the green room get so many write-ups...?
    Sunday October 3: ABM Sunday                                      A. Sue paid her annual subscription to Willunga Media (for Willunga’s
    Sunday October 17: St Luke                                       websites, directories calendar and this newsletter) and she sends through
    Monday October 18: Ordination of Fr Paul at Christ Church, articles.

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runs until Sunday, 31st October so please these school holidays:-                                     Earth Repair Compost
continue to save the tokens through the Week 1 & 2 — Rainbow Fish & The Big                           Organic Loams
                                              Blue Whale
school holidays.
                                              STORY TIME—$3 For Children Under 5.                     Composted Mulches
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    Disco Come along and join in the fun at 8                                                            Call Marty Vaher
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Where – Willunga Recreation Hall Time – CRAZY CRAFT—$6 For Children 6-12
                                                                                                          0417 822 506
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Drinks & nibbles will be available on the Week 2 - Marine Dentist
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entry). Please note that only the years $10.00 per child. Bookings are essential                          phone    Debbie on
specified are allowed to attend their respec- please call the South Australian Whale                     0423 186 693
tive Disco and students from other schools Centre on 08 8551 0750.
are not allowed. No exceptions. Drinks and                                                                8556 2703
                                              FLEURIEU FOLK FESTIVAL 2010
nibbles will be available for purchase.
                                                  Young Talent Quest for Primary
COMMUNITY NEWS                                School Students. Saturday, 23rd October
Fleurieu Folk Festival 2010                   1.00pm – 2.30pm at Recreation Park, Wil-          Willunga Car Sales
                 Young Talent Quest. Open lunga. If you are 5-12 years check out our
t     o           primary school students (5 website for details                                        Richard Werner
-                                             www.fleurieufolkfestival.com.au
                                                                                                Specialising in supplying quality
                                                 Willunga Waldorf School                       vehicles to the local community...
                                                 snippets…
                                                     Waldorf Adeshua has passed onto me                 0408 824 177
                                                 details as to how well the class is going                     LVD 163623
                                                 with their rehearsals for Romeo and
                                                 Juliet… I am looking forward to seeing
                                                 them perform… Thursday and Friday
                                                 23/24 October… tickets available from the
                                                 front office
12year old) Saturday, 23rd October 1pm to            ACTIVITIES & EVENTS PARENT
2.30pm at Willunga Rec Park. For more            EDUCATION: Next term Janet Poulsen
details and on-line registration go to           will offer a talking in week 2 on Thursday
                                                 October 21 at 7.30pm about the 5-6 year           Sports injuries + Spinal pain
www.fleurierfolkfestival.com.au.
                                                 old child; a developmental picture of their         Tom Anthoney, Physio
School Holiday Soccer Clinic                     play and how we can support it. Janet will              Ph 8556 4416
     Soccer Clinic to be held at Panthers        also offer a Level 1 Parenting Education
Soccer Club - O’Sullivan Beach 5th Oct -
                                                                                                       41 High St Willunga
                                                 course. This is a six week course beginning           www.outbackphysio.com.au
8th Oct 2010 Coerver® Coaching SA the            on Monday 1 November. Brochures will be
―World’s No.1 Soccer Skills Teaching             available from Playgroup and the Kinder-
Method‖ is offering players the opportunity
to participate in a school holiday clinic. For
                                                 gartens.                                           Chiropractic
                                                     MONTHLY STUDY GROUP: Explor-
all levels of youth players (girls and boys)     ing ―The Power of Soul‖ by Robert              & Naturopathic Clinic
aged 7-15.                                       Sardello plus related texts. Newcomers are
     The Programme will be conducted by          warmly welcomed. Next meeting Sunday              Dr Georgina Kellett
former Socceroo, FFSA Hall of Fame               19 September, 2-4pm. Term 4 dates: 17             & Elinor Weaver ND.
member and current Senior Coach Steve            October & 21 November. 11 Station Road,
Maxwell. For further details and registra-       Willunga. For details & monthly theme
tion form visit www.coerversa.com.au or                                                                Willunga: 8556 2668
                                                 summaries email robertelark-                          Goolwa: 8555 0033
contact Steve Maxwell on 0411 797 227 or         ins@dodo.com.au or please phone Rob on
email contact@coerversa.com.au                   (08) 8556 2450.
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                                             Willunga Visitors Directory...                                                                    E&OE

Accommodation...                                                                                  Tariffs… Wknd rates may apply
Amande B&B                                   C 4            Lot 13 California Road, btw W & McL                                                8323 9898
Amaroo Water Gardens B&B                     N 22                   Bevan Rd, Hope Forest                                $275 per night      0404 801969
Avonlea Retreat                              H 13                    24 Main Rd, Willunga                                    Up for sale       8556 2379
Bindarah Valley B&B                          P 16                   St John’s Tce, Willunga                          $179/couple /night     08 8556 2819
Blushing Grape B&B                            J8                  75 Aldinga Rd, Willunga              From $140 incl full b/fast provs     08 8556 2997
Christina’s Cottages                         J 13                      27 High St Willunga                       $130-160/couple/night      08 8556 2379
Citrus Cottage                               K 14                      37 High St, Willunga                     $235-255/couple /night      08 8557 8516
Escape to Willunga                            J8                  73 Aldinga Rd, Willunga                        $200-220/couple/night      08 8556 4493
Hawthorne of Willunga                        H 12                  18 Main Road, Willunga                            $160/couple/night      08 8556 4595
Ingleburne Farm Accommodation                B 11 Penny's Hill Winery, Main Rd btw W& McL              $200/room or $800/whole /night       08 8556 4000
Linger Longer Vineyard                        H5         California Rd, White’s Valley, W.         $130-$180 incl full bfst prov & wine     08 8556 2358
McCaffrey Cottage                            K 15                 21 St James St , Willunga                     from $200/couple/night      08 8556 2902
Willunga House                               I 13                 1 St Peters Tce, Willunga                        $190-$250/ 2 nights      08 8556 2467
Willunga Peacock Farm                         G9                  80 Norman Rd, Willunga                 $150/night/dble inc cont b/fast    08 8556 4051
Willunga Sunsets                              P8                  2 St John's Tce, Willunga          110-135/couple/night, also spa suite   08 8556 2660
Food...                                                                                                                 Opening Hours
SEATED MEALS Alma Hotel                      H 13                       11 Hill St, Willunga      Lunch 12-2, Dinner 6-8, F&S to 8.30       08 8556 2027
Christina’s on High St Café/Restaurant       J 13                  27 High Street, Willunga         Wed-Fri & Pub Hol, 8.30am-4.30pm        08 8556 2379
                                                                                                                 Sat & Sun 8am-5pm
Fino Restaurant                              I 13                        8 Hill St, Willunga                   Breakfast-Sat 8.30am.           8556 4488
                                                                                                      Lunch-Tues-Sat. Dinner-Fri-Sat.
Golf Course Restaurant                       H 14                14 St Peters Tce, Willunga            Lunch 7 days, Wed & Fri from 6pm     08 8556 4300
Old Bush Inn                                 K 14                  51 High Street, Willunga              7 days, lunch 12-2, dinner 6-8     08 8556 2032
Slate Hill Café                              I 13                   8a Hill Street, Willunga          Mon-Fri 8-4.30, Sat 7-4, Sun 9-4      08 8556 2822
Tango Turtle                                 J 13            Shop 1, 30 High St, Willunga                             7 days 8am-4pm           8556 2735
The Kitchen Door Restaurant                  B 11            Pennys Hill Winery, Main Rd,               Lunches 7days 12 noon - 3pm            8556 4000
                                                            between Willunga & McLaren.                                                        8556 4460
The Willunga Hotel                           J 13                 3-5 High Street, Willunga                 Mon-Sat 12-2, 6-8, Sun 5-7      08 8556 2135

LIGHT FOODS Christina’s on High St
                     Cafe
                                             J 13                  27 High Street, Willunga         Wed-Fri & Pub Hol, 8.30am-4.30pm
                                                                                                                 Sat & Sun 8am-5pm
                                                                                                                                            08 8556 2379

Slate Hill Café                              I 13                   8a Hill Street, Willunga           Mon-Thur 8-4.30, Sat.7-4, Sun 9-4    08 8556 2822
the green room ON HIGH ST                     J13                   2 High Street, Willunga           Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-4pm          08 8556 4994
Willunga Bakery                              J 13                  16 High Street, Willunga                Mon-Fri 8-5.30 Sat/Sun 8-4       08 8556 2323
Willunga Health Foods/Cafe                   J 13                      29 High St, Willunga                        Mon– Sat, 9am-5pm        08 8556 4683
Willunga Takeaway Kitchen                    J 12                   1 Aldinga Rd, Willunga                       Tu 4-8, W-F 12-8pm,        08 8556 2290
                                                                                                            Sa 10-8, Su 12-8, M closed
Places to visit...                                                                                                      Opening Hours
Adelaide Biplanes (Aldinga Airfield)          P2                      Coleville Rd, Aldinga                        8.15am-dusk, 7 days      08 8556 5404
Amaroo Water Gardens                         N 22                   Bevan Rd, Hope Forest                         Tues-Sun, 10am-4pm        08 8383 0504
Brackenwood Vineyard Cellar Door &....       J 13          ...Wine Flights    17 High St, W       Wed-Sun, Pub Hols, 11-4. (Sat 10am)       08 8556 2999
Fox Creek Wines                               C5                       Malpas Rd, Willunga                           7 days, 10am-5pm       08 8556 2403
Magpie Springs Studio/Gallery/Cellar Dr      R 19             Meadows Road, Hope Forest               Fri-Sun/Public Hols, 10-5 or appt     08 8556 7351
Minko, Cellar Door/Providore                 J 13                  13 High Street, Willunga            7 days, 11am-5pm, Closed Tues        08 8556 4987
Off the Slate Gallery, original fine art     J 13                      29 High St, Willunga           Wed-Sun/Pub Hols 10-4, Sat 9-4        08 8556 4854
Paintball Sports                             U 28        Blackfellow Ck Rd, off Yundi Rd                     7 days, Bookings essential     1300 791 035
Painted Soul Art Gallery                     J 13                     5 Moore St, Willunga                   Sat 10am-3pm or by Appt        08 8556 2561/
Penny’s Hill Winery & Mr Riggs & Gallery     B 11 Penny's Hill Winery, Main Rd btw W& McL                            7 days, 10am-5pm       08 8556 4000
McLaren Vale Motorcycle Tours                                                       Willunga                           By appointment.      0423 668 342
Ross Roses Nursery                           N 12      St Andrew’s Tce thru tunnel, W Sth                        7 days, 10am –4.30pm       08 8556 2555
Tall Poppy fashion/gifts/baby clothes/toys   J 13       1/1 Aldinga Rd, Cnr St Andrew’s Tc             Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat 9-5, Sun 10-5      08 8556 2665
Willunga Courthouse & Slate Museum           L 15                  61 High Street, Willunga          Sat, Sun, Tue, Public Holidays 1-4     08 8556 2195
Willunga Leadlights & Glass Studio           K 13                      36 High St, Willunga          Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-12, Appts also      08 8556 2363



   If you wish to be included in this listing… call Andrew or Rilda on 08 8556 2554                    events@WillungaFestivals.com
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                                                                                                              The place for YOU to be!

(Folk Festival continued from Page 1)           www.fleurieufolkfestival.com.au/
     ...celebrate events and people of the      volunteers.htm - or you can pick one up
                                                from one of the local southern folk ses-
                                                                                                 Top range feeds
Fleurieu Peninsula through song and street
theatre.                                        sions.                                                    Phone/fax 8556 7083
     The Fleurieu Youth in Folk Project,        BILLETS REQUIRED...                                            Specialising in...
sponsored by Country Arts SA, will have             Due to the higher number of Interstate         all stock feeds and pet supplies
multiple components.                            acts performing at this year’s festival, we
                                                are still looking for more people who                      Open 6 days
     Local youth theatre group, JamaeRaw,
will showcase their talents as playwrights      would be willing to host some of our visit-              Delivery available
and actors in incorporating local history       ing performers. Billeting in Willunga
into street theatre performances, to be held    itself is preferred but this is not essential   Lot 1, Meadows Road, Willunga Hill
at the Festival.                                provided the artists can be transported to
     Young musicians from both South            and from the accommodation (sometimes
Australia and Interstate will collaborate in    at quite early or late hours).
song writing to tell stories of the region.         Please phone Annie if you’d like to
                                                help out on 08 8327 2797.
                                                                                                           Join the NEW
There will be a pre-festival workshop for
those involved in the project, as well as a
workshop presentation at the festival and
                                                CAMPING AT THE FESTIVAL...
                                                    Due to the high demand to camp on-                Willunga Media
the final songs will be performed at the        site at the Festival campsites will only be
Young Performers' Finale on the Sunday          available on a first-come, first-served ba-                        Team
afternoon of the Festival.                      sis and it will not be possible to pre-book
     The Fleurieu Youth in Folk Project         any sites. Camping is available on-site
                                                                                                Websites / Newsletter / Calendar
will also include a Career Development          (Friday & Saturday) and is still only $5
Workshop, aimed at inspiring and helping        per person per night. Local sporting clubs
other young performers to recognize and         will provide a cooked breakfast at a rea-            Graphic Work, Lay-up,
take advantage of opportunities that will       sonable cost. Entry for campers will be         Directories Listing, Bookkeeping,
assist them to develop their careers in a       via the Western Gate accessible from Rail-
                                                way Tce, off Aldinga Road between the
                                                                                                 Entries Maintenance, Sourcing
changing music industry. "This is an ex-
citing opportunity for us, both as individu-    hours of 12 noon to 12 midnight Friday              Advertisers & Sponsors,
als organising this project and as Young        and 6am to 12noon on Saturday. You will         Photography, Invoicing & Monies
Performers who will be participating in         need to pay your camping fees to the gate
this project" says Young Performers Co-         attendant and someone will also guide you
ordinator, Jeri Foreman. "It will be great      to a camping site. Please follow the direc-      New Friends, Purpose, Coffee,
to meet and work with other musicians our       tions of the gate attendant as there is lim-           Fulfilment, Fun
age, both local and from around Australia,      ited space and we are trying to accommo-
and to hear some of their ideas, both about     date the needs of all campers.
                                                FFF 2010 MAJOR RAFFLE...                                Call 08 8556 2554
song writing and also careers ideas." "It is
a great chance to celebrate the history of          This is one of our major fundraisers
the region. We hope that this will promote      for the festival and we need your help to
community awareness about local history
and to draw attention to young, emerging
                                                sell tickets. There are almost $2000 worth
                                                of fabulous prizes to be won and it’s still
                                                only $2 per ticket! Raffle book will be
                                                                                                        Willunga...
talent" says local singer/songwriter Sarah
McGuire. "We are both really looking            available from now until the festival                 The place for YOU to be...
forward to hearing and seeing the out-          weekend so please take a book or two to
comes of the workshops and also what            sell to your friends, workmates, etc.
JamaeRaw have to offer."                        Prizes for this year’s raffle are:-
     For more information about the
Fleurieu Youth in Folk Project contact...
                                                    1ST PRIZE: Seagull acoustic/electric
                                                guitar with heavy duty carry bag from             Willunga Car Sales
     -Jeri Foreman 0417 885 405,                Southern Music Centre - action adjusted to
     -Sarah McGuire on 0450 689 084 or          perfection in Southern Music’s specialist                  Richard Werner
     -Peter Thornton, Fleurieu Folk Festival    workshop - value $1000                           Specialising in supplying quality
Co-ordinator, (details at end).                     2nd PRIZE: 64Gb Ipod Touch from
                                                Radio Rentals – value $550
                                                                                                vehicles to the local community...
BECOME A FESTIVAL VOLUNTEER...
     One of the best parts of a folk festival       3RD PRIZE: 30min Scenic Flight for
is involvement. By volunteering, you will       1 from Adelaide Biplanes – value $250                      0408 824 177
make new friends and obtain great satis-            4TH PRIZE: 1 case of Premium                                   LVD 163623

faction from ensuring everyone has an           Aussie Cider - value $55
enjoyable and memorable time at the Fes-        QUIZ NIGHT...
tival. A good festival requires lots of vol-    Saturday 9th October – Port Noarlunga RSL:
unteers and your skills and time will be        Our final fundraiser for 2010 - bring your
highly valued. Volunteers get free on-site      friends along for a fun night!
camping, access to tea & coffee, atten-         $10 admission. Bookings: 08 8327 2797
dance at the Festival Thank You function,       COORDINATOR...                                  Excellent for garden, home & business
learn new skills, meet like minded people,              Peter Thornton                                water tastes cleaner and softer
support a great and unique community                                                                  plant growth more vital
                                                08 8327 2797 / 0407 614 990                           reduces effects of salty bores
event and are entered in a special draw to
                                                  admin@fleurieufolkfestival.com.au                   reduces scale build up & maintenance
win a great holiday prize! If you would
                                                 www.myspace.com/fleurieufolkfestival                 0418 807 529 info@ecovortek.com
like to join the Festival Team please visit
                                                 www.facebook.com/fleurieufolkfestival                     www.ecovortek.com
the Festival website and download a vol-
unteer registration form http://                www.fleurieufolkfestival.com.au
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                                                                                              The place for YOU to be!



  Why go to town…?

    GUNS & AMMO
          Rifles & shotguns
          New and used
          Competitive prices
          Repairs and service                                                              Cellar Door-Tastings
          In-house gunsmith                           Waste Water Services                 White Wine Flight: $10
                                                                                             Riesling with artichoke
          Gun safes                                                                   Sauvignon Blanc with goats’ cheese
          Large stocks of...               Aerobic Effluent Septic                      Chardonnay with smoked trout
                                               System Owners                                   Red Wine Flight: $10
            ammo
                                                                                            MC Syrah with venison pate
            reloading gear
                                                CALL NOW
                                                                                           Pinot Noir with smoked duck
                                                                                           Shiraz with smoked kangaroo
            cleaning gear
                                                                                              Chocolate Flight: $15

    The GTI Shop                                       08 8556 4111                   Sparkling Riesling with white chocolate
                                                                                                   and hazelnut
   6A High Street, Willunga, SA 5172                                                 Sparkling Shiraz with dark chocolate and
                                                                                                    red berries
                                         11 Jay Drive,                                RW Shiraz with bitter chocolate truffle
           08 8556 2177                  Willunga SA 5172
             F 08 8556 2199              Fax 08 8556 4222                                      08 8556 2999
                                         service@petestreat.com.au                     Wed-Sun & Public Holidays 11-4, (Sat 10am)
        www.pistols4u.com
                                                                                        17 High Street Willunga, SA, 5172
                                          www.petestreat.com.au                        www.BrackenwoodVineyard.com.au



 To place your Ad… call Rilda or Andrew 8556 2554
                                         McLaren Vale Family Practice
                                                      137 Main Road
                                                   McLaren Vale SA 5171
                                                                                                   Nigel’s
                                                      Ph: 8323 9266
                                        Serving Willunga and surrounds since 1994
                                                                                      Driving School


                                                                                                               P
    LCD/Plasma TV’s                            √    Full Family Care
     Latest in Audio & Visual                  √    Choice of Doctors
     Mobile Phones & Internet                  √    Female Doctor
     PDA & Convergence Devices                 √    Helpful Friendly Staff
                                               √    Practice Nurses
     Heating & Cooling
                                               √    Allied Health
     Home & office Phones                      √    Bulk Billing HCC Holders
     Computers: Leader Dealer                         & children under 16
     UHF Radio’s                               √    On Site Parking                      Authorised instructor
                                                    Allergy Clinic
     Washers & Dryers
                                               √
                                                                                         Modern dual control vehicle
                                               √    Immunisation Clinic
     Kitchen Appliances
                                               √    Minor Procedures &                   Pick up from home or school
     Split System Air-Conditioning                       Investigations                  Friendly & Patient
                                               √    Skin Cancer Clinic                   Servicing the Fleurieu Peninsula
                                                    Sports Medicine
                                                                                      
                                               √
                                               √    Travel Clinic
                                                                                          Located at Willunga
                                               √    Antenatal Care
                                               √    Weight Clinic                    Call Nigel on…
                                               √    Work Cover                       0417 847 307 or 8556 2703

           Cut-off Date...                20th Each Month                           (except Dec 10th for Jan issue)
EVENTS: 1st of month thru to 10th of following month        CALL: 08 8556 2554       SEND: events@willungafestivals.com
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