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Parkinson’s fails to slow Trevor »

12:33 pm | ON Sunday, August 27, Leongatha’s Pearl and Trevor White will take part in their ninth Parkinson’s Victoria fundraiser: a walk in the park. Trevor was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease around 20 years ago.…

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Students shine on stage »

12:46 pm | PERFORMERS from Bass Coast Specialist School came home with medals around their necks following the Gippsland Parasteddfod last Tuesday…

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Brides flock to wedding expo »

12:42 pm |   MORE than 70 brides to be visited the South Gippy Wedding Showcase, held at the Wonthaggi Workmen’s Club…

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Kellie backs children »

12:38 pm | LEONGATHA resident Kellie Smith donated 40cm of her hair to form a wig for children with cancer. Kellie’s hair…

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Leongatha seniors celebrate »

12:36 pm | THE Leongatha Senior Citizens Club is looking forward to its next 50 years, after holding its annual general meeting…

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Spotlight on Chicago »

12:34 pm | THE opening night curtain is about to be raised on the Wonthaggi Theatrical Group’s second major musical for 2017, Chicago. Using the success of Miss Saigon for momentum, the tight ensemble piece with 18 cast, a band onstage, exquisite energetic choreography, and one of the most memorable and addictive scores in musical theatre is sure…

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Safety first at Pound Creek »

09:42 am | MAKING sure everyone goes home safely was the message from GippsDairy’s farm safety day at Pound Creek recently. More than 30 people turned out on a cold and wet day at the Jelbart farm to learn more about how they can protect themselves, their family and their staff from the many risks associated with a…

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Parkinson’s fails to slow Trevor »

12:33 pm | ON Sunday, August 27, Leongatha’s Pearl and Trevor White will take part in their ninth Parkinson’s Victoria fundraiser: a walk in the park. Trevor was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease around 20 years ago. The walk, which starts at Federation Square in Melbourne, is held to raise funds for Parkinson’s Victoria and awareness of the debilitating…

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Tigers take on Yinnar »

10:17 am | MIRBOO North centre Amber Sanders chases a loose ball in the C Grade match against Yinnar.   A Grade Mirboo North 47 defeated Yinnar 39 Best: Jess Le Page Coaches: Mikaeli Hilliar   B Grade Mirboo North 46 defeated Yinnar 44 Best: Karli Densley Coaches: Alexia Andrews   C Grade Mirboo North 19 lost to…

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Rural News

Safety first at Pound Creek »

09:42 am | MAKING sure everyone goes home safely was the message from GippsDairy’s farm safety day at Pound Creek recently. More than 30 people turned out on a cold and wet day…

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Fishy farmer nominates for Dairy Australia board »

09:38 am |   FISH Creek dairy farmer Graeme Nicoll has nominated for election to the board of Dairy Australia. He is among candidates standing…

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Co-op building now easier »

02:27 pm | SOUTH Gippsland farmers will be able to draw on local knowledge to use a new, free DIY co-op builder. Leongatha-based ag consultant…

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Steer trial offers insight » Gippsland Intrepid Landcare kicks off » Trade cattle sell firmer » Roughage in winter » Beef on the way down »

Business

NBN offers many benefits »

09:41 am | THE National Broadband Network (NBN) offers so many benefits to households and businesses in South Gippsland. Not only does the NBN offer…

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Satisfaction plus at Leongatha »

09:40 am |   FARMERS and contractors have voted CLAAS Harvest Centre, South Gippsland as delivering the highest level of customer satisfaction across the entire CLAAS Harvest Centre network in New…

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Chamber anticipates festival excitement » Investment boom in Bass Coast » Find your new direction at CCG open days » Return to community » Industries unite to back youth »

Smith Steel clears the way »

10:01 am | ALL steel was cleared at a successful clearing sale at Pound Creek last Friday. After 40 years of operation, Smith Steel closed recently and all left over stock and items…

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