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Unify gets bigger »

12:03 pm | TARWIN Lower’s heavy music festival UNIFY Gathering will have a new location in 2019, with the hope of attracting 12,500 patrons, up from 7500 in 2018. UNIFY Gathering is a multi day music…

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Students pay respects at Inverloch »

12:16 pm | STUDENTS from Inverloch-Kongwak Primary School joined Inverloch RSL members at the Inverloch cemetery on Friday to pay their respects…

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Centenarians love life »

12:13 pm | IT was a big week for Woorayl Lodge last week, when three residents of the Leongatha aged care hostel…

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Accountancy backs cancer research »

12:10 pm | RENEE McLennan donated an extra $5000 to Tour de Cure thanks to the generous support of Leongatha business Jim…

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Colourful start to term »

12:09 pm | KORUMBURRA St Joseph’s Primary School had a colourful start to term two with the running of its Lapathon last…

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News

The Web will captivate »

12:07 pm | A WHODUNIT for the modern age, The Web is a contemporary Australian drama by Kate Mulvany. Foster theatre company, FAMDA, is about to stage this gripping psychological thriller raising issues of the seductive power of the internet, life in rural Australia, family relationships, teenage angst and more. Its title could refer to the internet but…

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Martins see benefits in red »

01:49 pm | A PASSION for dairying and a love of the Aussie Red breed has helped Korumburra sharefarmers Dave and Amanda Martin produce a championship winning cow. In the recent Australian Red Dairy Breed on Farm Challenge, the Martins’ cow Glenroy Waratah was crowned overall champion, beating 200 other entries. Glenroy Waratah was also named best cow…

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Unify gets bigger »

12:03 pm | TARWIN Lower’s heavy music festival UNIFY Gathering will have a new location in 2019, with the hope of attracting 12,500 patrons, up from 7500 in 2018. UNIFY Gathering is a multi day music and camping festival, featuring hard rock bands from Victoria, Australia and overseas. Since 2015, the event has been held at the Tarwin…

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Weather shines on memorial ride »

01:42 pm | THE 11th annual John Sauvarin Memorial Ride was held at the Koonwarra Recreation Reserve on Sunday, an event organised by Tony Smith from the Leongatha Cycling Club. Mr Smith said the event not only honours the memory of friend and club member John, but also acts as a fundraiser for the Heart Foundation. “Participants vary…

Apr 10 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

Rural News

Martins see benefits in red »

01:49 pm | A PASSION for dairying and a love of the Aussie Red breed has helped Korumburra sharefarmers Dave and Amanda Martin produce a championship winning cow. In the recent Australian Red…

Apr 10 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

So much to see at Farm World »

01:48 pm | FARM World attracts more than 55,000 visitors and 850 exhibitors over four days to Lardner Park near Warragul. The event from Thursday,…

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Equestrian Expo to excite »

01:45 pm | FARM World is held in conjunction with the Equestrian Expo, which now in its third year, offers a program that will excite…

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Bull takes top honours » Honey much abuzz in Dumbalk » Rainfall missed in March » Outstanding phenotype, impressive performance » Top vealers make 333c »

Business

Service department reaps rewards »

11:21 am | NICK McRae accepted the Service Manager of the Year award for Hyundai recently. Nick is the service manager for Edney’s Leongatha, and…

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Emma wins apprentice of the year »

11:20 am | EMMA Wilson is a woman leading the way in what is typically a field dominated by men. She was named automotive parts…

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Hospital receives $10,000 grant » Leongatha CBD properties up for grabs » New owner plans expansion » Edney’s has a deal for you » Marty’s successful hospitality journey »

New life for video network owner »

02:03 pm | LEONGATHA mourns its video store. After seven years of effective and loyal services, one of the last Network video owners of the region, Julie Grant, said she had no other…

Apr 10 2018 / No Comment / Read More »

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