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Please support falls platform »

10:53 am | THE Friends of Agnes Falls has called on the South Gippsland Shire Council to consider funding a cantilevered viewing platform at the reserve. Presenting to the council meeting last Wednesday, the group’s secretary…

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Community

Race day excites at Wonthaggi Secondary College »

11:04 am |   PRIMARY school students discovered Wonthaggi Secondary College through its annual Fantastic Racers Day last Thursday. Senior students from…

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Footy colours for cancer »

11:03 am | STUDENTS St Laurence’s Primary School donned their favourite football team colours for the special Fight Cancer Foundation and raised…

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Fete ends term with a bang »

10:58 am | LEONGATHA Primary School celebrated another successful fete on Thursday afternoon. The warm weather brought along huge crowds of thousands.…

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Twin projects blessed by Bishop »

10:57 am | COMPLETION of Mary MacKillop College’s twin $1 million projects were celebrated with an official opening and blessing last Wednesday.…

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Lyric’s latest hits the stage »

10:55 am |   OPENING on September 29, Timberlake Wertenbaker’s “Our Country’s Good”, will give you an insight into what life could deliver for those men and women who arrived with the First Fleet, and the impact on the Aborigines. The play is based on fact and most of the characters were real people.   Leongatha Lyric Theatre’s…

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Jelbart’s Caldermeade herd to sell »

12:29 pm | THE Caldermeade Dairy and Cafe, which was owned by the Jelbart family has sold, after around 12 months on the market. The entire milking herd of around 340 Holstein Friesian autumn calvers will be dispersed at a sale on Friday, October 6 at 10.30am at VLE Leongatha. Tim Jelbart said the quality of the herd…

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Please support falls platform »

10:53 am | THE Friends of Agnes Falls has called on the South Gippsland Shire Council to consider funding a cantilevered viewing platform at the reserve. Presenting to the council meeting last Wednesday, the group’s secretary Kathy Whelan and vice president Peter Lee said the falls have been bringing people to the area for at least 100 years.…

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Knights stay strong against Lang Lang »

12:23 pm | LEONGATHA Knights Reserves took on Lang Lang United in a replay of last year’s Reserves grand final. Knights and United last played out a four all draw. The Knights had regular Reserves keeper Shem Murphy in goal and he was tested early when a clearance ricocheted off a Lang Lang player and looked like going…

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Rural News

Jelbart’s Caldermeade herd to sell »

12:29 pm | THE Caldermeade Dairy and Cafe, which was owned by the Jelbart family has sold, after around 12 months on the market. The entire milking herd of around 340 Holstein Friesian…

Sep 19 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Tim shows his auctioneering flair »

12:28 pm | TIM Gibson flew the flag for Alex Scott and Staff’s Korumburra office in a recent state-wide auctioneering competition. The livestock agent competed…

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Expo excitement builds »

12:27 pm | THE Strzelecki Lions Club is proud to be hosting the South Gippsland Dairy Expo in Korumburra on September 27 and 28. The…

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Brown champions beef » Landcare passion wins Kathleen a state award » Backyard farmer’s guide to strong chicken eggs » Focus Farm brings growth » Meet with Landcare, get a free tree »

Business

High pie recognition »

12:48 pm | KELLY’S Bakery serves mouth watering pies in Korumburra and their recent award proves that. Bakery owner, Jason Kelly collected a silver medal…

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Burra Foods praises top farmers »

12:47 pm | BURRA Foods honoured first class suppliers at an awards ceremony at the Korumburra Showgrounds last Tuesday, September 12. The Korumburra-based milk processor…

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Cheesemaker tastes victory » VET provides a head start » Supermarket comes closer » Build your business » Finish in sight for Anderson Street works »

Paul’s recipe for success »

12:50 pm | INVERLOCH is serving up success with the local Seniors football team winning its first premiership in 31 years on Saturday and local bakery Paul the Pieman winning a swag of…

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