2021 Jamestown Show Cancelled

 A letter from the Show Sociey… The Jamestown A. H. & F. Show Society has made the difficult decision to cancel for the second year in a row. The 2021 Jamestown Show will not be proceeding after a committee reached a decision this month (August), due to ongoing implications of COVID to both the committee…

Those Barossa Girls get us ready for 2022

On Sunday 22nd August Marieka Ashmore and Sheralee Menz, also known as Those Barossa Girls visited Jamestown for day of learning the Art of Preserves and perfect show baking all thanks to the Jamestown show. You can get online at any time,www.jamestownshow.com.au and view the recipes and show categories for baking etc. and start planning…

Still time to donate

Apologies but the QR codes contained within the August Jamestown Journal were not working for easy access to help you make a donation to one of the many great initiatives set up to raise money to keep our Bundaleer Forest a great place to visit and enjoy for now and into the future.  For more…

A Brush with Art

The Flinders Ranges ‘A brush with art’ Festival is on again this spring. From September 4th until 10th October the region will come alive with art.  A brush with art is a month-long event showcasing a number of solo and group exhibitions and workshops scattered across the Flinders Ranges and adjoining regions. Participants this year…

Dr Stephan Langford Retires

After visiting Jamestown on a monthly basis for 38 years Dr Stephan Langford has handed over the treatment of his orthodontic patients to Dr Benlee Yap. On Thursday 8th July for his last visit we celebrated his retirement with a dinner at the Railway Hotel. Jane Redden has worked alongside Stephen for many of those…

Maple & Pine Official opening a success

 Premier of South Australia the Hon Steven Marshall MP officially opened Maple & Pine, the new event venue nestled in Australia’s oldest plantation forest, on Sunday 18th July. Premier Marshall congratulated the Bundaleer and Jamestown community for their work in developing Maple & Pine, funded by $660,000 in government grants and more than $500,000 of…

Pre-Order your J150 Book Now!

The Jamestown Sesquicentenary committee are happy to report that the new book, celebrating 50 years of Jamestown, is now available to pre-order. We have a limited quantity of this beautifully produced 300 page hard bound book being printed, so please make sure you go online today via www.jamestown150.com.au as soon as you can, to secure…

Jamestown Show

The Jamestown Show is well into the planning stages, with some great new things happening as part of our 2021 programme on October 3rd & 4th. Some of the locked in entertainment, that is set to impress young and old, are – The Austin’s – band, The Barossa Girls, Bubble Shows, Animals Anonymous and The…