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SALA Artist Daniel Connell

August is Art month here in South Australia, a time to celebrate and acknowledge our visual artists during the annual South Australian Living Artist Festival!

SALA 2015

Kelly Golding catches up with this years’ SALA featured glass artist Giles Bettison to talk about this years’ event.

Sculptor Ken Martin

Briony Hume meets a man with monumental skill, Port Lincoln artist and sculptor Ken Martin.

The Film Archives of Howard Speed

Grant Cameron meets Howard Speed - a man who’s captured some unique footage of Adelaide life.

Frocktober!

You’ve probably all heard of ‘Dry July’, and ‘Movember’ and I’m fairly confident that many of you may have showered yourselves with a bucket of icy water all in the name of charity. Well, this month celebrates

Bay to Birdwood 2014

Kelly Golding meets a group of car enthusiasts preparing their vehicles for this years’ ‘Bay to Birdwood’ Run.

The Lost Diggers of Vignacourt

Grant Cameron tells the amazing story of a collection of priceless photographs of young Australian diggers in France during the First World War.

Tribute to Pete Michell

We present a final tribute to Pete Michell - our wonderful friend which features some memorable highlights with a few of our favourite crew out-takes.

SA Life Magazine Celebrates 10 Years!

Today we celebrate a magazine milestone! SALife Magazine is turning 10..Briony Hume chats with the people behind the magazine to find out what goes in to producing this popular South Australian publication.

Liza Emanuele

Briony Hume meets Adelaide Fashion Designer Liza Emanuele. In the 12 years since launching her own label, Liza has taken her feminine and flirty styles from local catwalks to fly the fashion flag for Australia in Los Angeles and London.

Forging Ahead - Fleurieu Blacksmiths

Forging ahead - Briony Hume meets the Iron Men of the Fleurieu Peninsula! Briony meets two artists who are determined to keep this age-old skill alive.

Tim Jarvis - Shackleton Epic

Briony Hume catches up with our home town hero explorer Tim Jarvis. Recently returned from the Antarctic, Jarvis and his team re-created the greatest survival story of all time… polar explorer Ernest Shackleton’s gruelling 1916 quest to save

Sir Sydney Kidman - an Aussie Legend!

He was the Cattle King, an enigmatic man with a vision of opening up the interior of our country for the purpose of running stock. Sir Sidney Kidman’s achievements and generosity are legendary and Grant Cameron looks at a new book which celebrate

Adventurer Tim Jarvis - set to recreate Shackleton’s Epic Antarctic Journey!

Leigh McClusky chats with Adelaide’s own intrepid adventurer and learns about his next new challenge, recreating Shackleton’s epic Antarctic Journey, described by Hillary as one of the greatest survival stories of all time.

Landscape Photographer Pete Dobre's Lake Eyre

Leigh McClusky meets Landscape Photographer Pete Dobre who has just released his 17th book. ‘Lake Eyre – the Pelicans’ is the realisation of a project two years in the making.

Nick Mount - Glass Artist

Leigh McClusky meets South Australian glass artist - Nick Mount. Nick has a relationship with glass that spans four decades.

Peter Gago - the Winemaker's Winemaker

Leigh McClusky chats with Peter Gago, the custodian of Penfolds Grange - arguably Australia’s most famous wine. For more than two decades South Australian wine has been his passion and he was recently bestowed with the one of the most prestigious w

Our Police Greys

They’re some of South Australia most recognised identities … but how are our magnificent Police Greys trained to cope with frontline policing? Leigh McClusky meets the dedicated team of men, women and horses who spend many hours in training

Simpson and his Donkey - unveiled!

With ANZAC Day approaching Leigh McClusky investigates the story behind the latest stunning tribute to our Military Medicos now proudly in place on the corner of War Memorial Drive and King William Road.

Christmas Gift Ideas

Briony Hume plays Santa! On a strict budget and under orders to support SA small business she scours local shops and galleries to find a perfect present for everyone.

Sally Paech of Beerenberg Farm

We’ve all seen those little jars of yummy jams that have made Beerenberg a household name. And from its humble beginnings in the Adelaide Hills, Beerenberg Farm products are now found in dozens of countries around the world.

Barbara Hardy

Leigh McClusky meets the unstoppable Barbara Hardy. She’s SA’s environmental angel dedicated to preserving and protecting our states flora and fauna, working in the environmental field since the 1970’s.

The Old Fella!

Leigh McClusky catches up with comedian “The Old Fella”, Rod Gregory - a grand finalist in the year’s series of Australia’s Got Talent.

The Magical work of Linda Catchlove

Briony Hume meets Adelaide Artist Linda Catchlove who is showing her work as part of Carrick Hill’s current exhibition “Spectacular Tree Stories”.

Multimedia Artist Cindi Drennan

Leigh McClusky talks with Multimedia Artist Cindi Drennan ahead of this year’s Port Festival. By night, Cindi’s work temporarily illuminates and transforms buildings and streetscapes into fascinating visual artworks.

Cheesefest with Kris Lloyd

Leigh McClusky talks all things cheese with Cheesemaker Kris Llyold ahead of CheeseFest next month – the biggest celebration of the Speciality Cheese Industry in Australia.

Barrel making in the Barossa with Andrew Young!

Leigh McClusky meets Barrel Maker Andrew Young and discovers the ancient art of Coopering is alive and well in the Barossa Valley!

Mothers Day Charm Bracelet!

Leigh McClusky takes a look at a special 9 carat white gold Mother’s Day Charm Bracelet created by current TAFE students and recent jewellery manufacturing graduates. Auctioned on Melbourne Cup Day; all proceeds to Little Heros Foundation.

Tim Horton - Adelaide’s Integrated Design Manager!

Leigh McClusky meets Tim Horton, Adelaide’s Integrated Design Manager, the man helping to guide the way in which Adelaide and its seven surrounding suburban councils develop over the next three decades.

Photographer Dragan Radocaj Barossa Valley

Leigh McClusky meets photographer Dragan Radocaj – a man who’s transforming the way we look at the Barossa Valley with his magical photos. We also have one of Dragan’s stunning mounted photos to give away – to enter head to o

Phil Sunman - The Collector!

Leigh McClusky meets Adelaide’s avid collector Phil Sunman. Phil has millions of collectable treasures hidden away behind his unassuming shopfront on Goodwood Road in Kings Park. Philicia Antiques is an Aladdin’s cave of bows, buttons, boxe

City Dog Country Dog!

Leigh McClusky meets Adelaide Hills Photographer and Journalist Sally Harding, who has had her lens trained on the adoring two-way affair, captured beautifully in her new book, “City Dog, Country Dog”.

Richard Heathcote - Director of Carrick Hill

Leigh McClusky talks with Carrick Hill’s Director Richard Heathcote about Carrick Hill’s glory days, the Heyward family and how their elegant Edwardian house became a gift to the people of South Australia.