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Sam’s a Sun – a dream is realised »

01:32 pm | Daniel Renfrey   BRIGHT days are ahead for Fish Creek’s Sam Flanders, after he was picked 11th overall by the Gold Coast Suns in last week’s AFL draft. With his dream becoming a…

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Samuel Johnson to visit Venus Bay for charity »

01:25 pm | ACTOR Samuel Johnson is on the road to The Cavity, Venus Bay to remind every mum to be breast…

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Toora to celebrate the roaring twenties »

01:11 pm | TOORA will bring in 2020 with a roaring ’20s themed ball – the town’s first ball in over 31…

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John was loved by many »

01:02 pm | MEENIYAN icon John Mackie was farewelled by family and friends at one of the biggest funerals South Gippsland has…

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Foster to celebrate 150th birthday »

02:52 pm | THE new year will mark many milestones for Foster, including 150 years since settlement, and will see many events…

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Artist from The Age visits Yarram »

01:08 pm | RENOWNED and witty cartoon, caricature and oil painting artist for the Age and Time magazine, Todd Davidson, is holding his first solo exhibition in Yarram. The exhibition, titled Art, Sweat and Tears, spans Todd’s remarkable career crafting works for esteemed news companies and magazines. It will run at Yarram Courthouse Gallery until December 17, and…

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Crothers to step down from Burra Foods’ helm »

01:14 pm |   GRANT Crothers is standing down as the leader of Korumburra dairy processor, Burra Foods. He wrote to suppliers advising that as of December 31, he would step aside as CEO and move to “the less active role of executive director”. “The last 29 years as CEO and managing director have been a wonderful journey,…

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Sam’s a Sun – a dream is realised »

01:32 pm | Daniel Renfrey   BRIGHT days are ahead for Fish Creek’s Sam Flanders, after he was picked 11th overall by the Gold Coast Suns in last week’s AFL draft. With his dream becoming a reality, the newest prodigy out of South Gippsland was thrilled when his name was called and officially printed on an AFL list.…

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Sam’s a Sun – a dream is realised »

01:32 pm | Daniel Renfrey   BRIGHT days are ahead for Fish Creek’s Sam Flanders, after he was picked 11th overall by the Gold Coast Suns in last week’s AFL draft. With his dream becoming a reality, the newest prodigy out of South Gippsland was thrilled when his name was called and officially printed on an AFL list.…

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Crothers to step down from Burra Foods’ helm »

01:14 pm |   GRANT Crothers is standing down as the leader of Korumburra dairy processor, Burra Foods. He wrote to suppliers advising that as of December 31, he would step aside as…

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Scholarship keeps rural dream alive »

02:02 pm | HANNAH Thorson has gone to the city to learn more about agriculture but her heart remains in South Gippsland. Thanks to receiving…

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Farmer says it’s time to speak out »

01:26 pm | LEONGATHA South dairy farmer Benjamin Vagg says it’s time for farmers to show the world what they have to offer. Benjamin, who…

Nov 12 2019 / 1 Comment / Read More »
Hundreds support clearing sale of Ginn family » Farmers to share tales over snags » Belinda takes Landcare message to Africa » Now’s the time to maintain dams » ACM takes share of milk supply »

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Industry thrives in Burra »

02:07 pm | THE Korumburra Industrial Estate may be the town’s manufacturing and wholesaling heart, but Noelene Cosson says many things have contributed to the…

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Many reasons to become a pharmacist »

01:29 pm | NO matter the population size, every town requires pharmacists. This career, which entails being qualified to dispense medications and in-depth knowledge of…

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Super Saturday set to stun at Marriott’s » Meeniyan bakery business rises to the top » All welcome at Central Cafe » Sustainable timber trade takes off in Foster » South Gippsland summer is a reason to celebrate »

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 said the company would be the “first independent…

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