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Leongatha turns on Christmas spirit »

09:36 am | By Trudy Murphy   OH, what a night! Saturday night’s Carols in the Drome in Leongatha was a carols to remember with amazing performances from local bands, Leongatha Children’s Centre, local schools, Lisa…

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Santa delights at Capeview Mitre10 »

09:42 am | WHILE some of the younger visitors to Santa Claus at Capeview Mitre10 Leongatha found the experience a little terrifying,…

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Christmas cheer in Korumburra »

09:40 am | THE Korumburra community is set to celebrate the Christmas season during the town’s annual celebration Christmas In Korumburra on…

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Leongatha turns on Christmas spirit »

09:36 am | By Trudy Murphy   OH, what a night! Saturday night’s Carols in the Drome in Leongatha was a carols…

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Concert impresses »

09:20 am | STUDENTS at St Joseph’s Primary School, Wonthaggi, wowed their friends and family with their annual Christmas concert on Thursday,…

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Lyric tackles childhood anxiety »

09:40 am | GO Away Mr Worrythoughts was a book written and illustrated by Nicky Johnston from her experience as a mother of a child with anxiety. A play was then created from the book, and tells of the boy Bayden being crippled by worries, spoken to him by the frightening puppet head Mr Worrythoughts. This scary creature…

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Former MG chief Gary Helou to pay $200,000 penalty »

09:38 am | THE Federal Court has ordered former Murray Goulburn Co-operative managing director Gary Helou to pay $200,000 in penalties for being knowingly concerned in Murray Goulburn’s false or misleading claims about the farmgate milk price it expected to pay dairy farmers during the 2015-16 milk season. Australian Competition and Consumer Commission deputy chair Mick Keogh said, “The…

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Leongatha turns on Christmas spirit »

09:36 am | By Trudy Murphy   OH, what a night! Saturday night’s Carols in the Drome in Leongatha was a carols to remember with amazing performances from local bands, Leongatha Children’s Centre, local schools, Lisa Pellin Dancers, Combined Church Choir, South Gippsland Brass Band and drummers, Ashley Geary, Jackson Patterson, Adrian Darakai, Kiarna Smith, Britt Lewis, Kerryn…

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Gippsland preps for 2019 footy season »

10:48 am | GIPPSLAND Football Netball League released its 2019 fixture last week. Round one will kick off on April 6. Leongatha and Wonthaggi will both host home games in round one against Maffra and Warragul respectively. The first local derby will be battled out at Wonthaggi’s home ground in round three on April 19. They will meet…

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Rural News

Former MG chief Gary Helou to pay $200,000 penalty »

09:38 am | THE Federal Court has ordered former Murray Goulburn Co-operative managing director Gary Helou to pay $200,000 in penalties for being knowingly concerned in Murray Goulburn’s false or misleading claims about the…

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Jelbart joins DataGene »

01:45 pm | LEONGATHA South dairy farmer Tim Jelbart has been appointed to the board of DataGene, the dairy industry’s organisation to drive herd improvement.…

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Great spring kick starts Focus Farm »

01:40 pm | IT would be fair to say the Moon family’s first few months as Focus Farmers have been as good as it gets.…

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Cervus serves up fun of the farm » State award for Tarwin farm » Dairy farmers mix pizza with nutrition » Rain lifts prices in big yarding » Candidates back farmers »

Business

Round Table serves a treat »

11:57 am | THE Borough in Korumburra was bursting at the seams with a community celebrating the excitement for plans to revitalise the town last…

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Knitters get a challenge »

12:13 pm | QUIRKY teddies, symmetrical scarves and even a knitted succulent terrarium were on display at Leongatha Sew and Knit recently. As part of…

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Time to buoy business » Employers urged to look beyond disabilities » Building up ’Burra » MP: chance to grow horticulture » Event to inspire employers »

Expo attracts tradies »

01:52 pm | TRADIES gathered at the Wonthaggi Workmen’s Club on Thursday afternoon. The Capeview Mitre 10 Tradies Expo was on again with more innovative products to discover. Forty-three Mitre 10 suppliers set…

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