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Miss Fisher film comes to Leongatha »

01:52 pm | FILM and TV producer Fiona Eagger is ready to make a welcome return to the town and the people she loves. In her kitbag she’ll be carrying a very special gift: an advanced…

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AFL umpire to inspire at Leongatha’s Australia Day service »

07:50 am | AFL umpire Matt Stevic will inspire as the guest speaker at Leongatha’s Australia Day celebration on January 26. Matt,…

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Show celebrates country life »

11:39 am | WONTHAGGI was abuzz when the annual Bass Coast Summer Agricultural Show took place at the recreation reserve on Saturday…

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Feat of marriage »

10:26 am | THERE’S no secret to 70 years of wedded bliss, according to Pat Rodwell. “We just did not die,” she…

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Attention all landlords »

01:32 pm |   TENANT’S rights are being strengthened as a series of changes to rental law are being rolled out by…

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Miss Fisher film comes to Leongatha »

01:52 pm | FILM and TV producer Fiona Eagger is ready to make a welcome return to the town and the people she loves. In her kitbag she’ll be carrying a very special gift: an advanced screening of Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears. The big screen debut of the popular TV series will come to Leongatha…

Feb 11 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Dairying life inspires teen’s rural passion »

12:38 pm | A YANAKIE woman knows how lucky she has been to grow up on a dairy farm. Courtney Zuidema, a member of a South Gippsland dairying dynasty, credits her farming upbringing with helping her to secure a tertiary scholarship to pursue university studies. She will now pursue a teaching degree and wants to return to a…

Feb 11 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Miss Fisher film comes to Leongatha »

01:52 pm | FILM and TV producer Fiona Eagger is ready to make a welcome return to the town and the people she loves. In her kitbag she’ll be carrying a very special gift: an advanced screening of Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears. The big screen debut of the popular TV series will come to Leongatha…

Feb 11 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Cranbourne Cup – where the city meets the country »

04:04 pm | THE 46th running of greyhound racing’s annual Cranbourne Cup will take place on Saturday night, February 8, with entertainment for people of all ages.The Cranbourne Cup is the premier event held by the Cranbourne Greyhound Racing Club each year, and many champion greyhounds have won the race including last year’s winner Orson Allen, who went…

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Dairying life inspires teen’s rural passion »

12:38 pm | A YANAKIE woman knows how lucky she has been to grow up on a dairy farm. Courtney Zuidema, a member of a South Gippsland dairying dynasty, credits her farming upbringing…

Feb 11 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Beef Week field days attract cattle buyers »

11:46 am | SOUTH Gippsland’s beef studs were at their best despite the wet weather on Saturday for the highly-anticipated Beef Week open day. Hundreds…

Feb 4 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Buffalo surprise in the paddock »

10:55 am |   THINK of South Gippsland and milk, and one typically conjures up the image of a herd of Friesian or Jersey cows.…

Jan 14 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
Farmers gave hay to mates in need » Farmers urged to focus on biosecurity » Crothers to step down from Burra Foods’ helm » Scholarship keeps rural dream alive » Farmer says it’s time to speak out »

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Hard work pays off for Leongatha Travel »

01:24 pm | LEONGATHA Travel and Cruise was recognised with one of the Australian travel industry’s most respected awards for the fourth consecutive year, as…

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Marijuana facility to open »

01:19 pm | ON Friday, December 6, history will be made in Wonthaggi, with the grand opening of Medipharm Labs Australia. Medipharm CEO Warren Everitt…

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Burra raises $50,000 for bushfire appeal »

10:09 am | MILK processor Burra Foods will donate more than $50,000 to help people impacted by the recent Victorian bushfires. The money will go to the Victorian Bushfire Appeal and it includes…

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