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Where should a new school be built? »

03:14 pm | THE Bass Coast community is invited to have its say about a new junior secondary campus. Students, teachers, parents, school council members and residents are invited to participate in an online survey and…

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Paint the town orange »

12:10 pm | IT’S WOW day this Wednesday (Wear Orange Wednesday), a national day of thanks dedicated to the 5000 plus Victoria…

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Talent on show at CWA event »

03:50 pm | BENA’S Maryke Dann was the belle of the Country Women’s Association Gippsland Hills Group exhibition at Inverloch on Friday…

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Dig deep for Red Shield Appeal »

01:32 pm | LOCALS will benefit from all donations given to the Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal in the region. The army’s…

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Edna’s values an inspiration to all »

01:29 pm | CELEBRATION OF LIFE EDNA JEAN JOHNSTON Born: October 10, 1926 Died: March 26, 2019 Edna Jean Johnston was born…

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News

Musical breakthrough »

12:25 pm | TRACKING down Leongatha’s own Josh Gardiner for an interview wasn’t easy now that his career in theatre had taken him across the globe, but eventually The Star found him in China, working on School of Rock the Musical.As if this isn’t momentous enough, Mr Gardiner, who grew up in Leongatha, has just been cast in…

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Burra jumps out of gate »

01:13 pm | BURRA Foods has revealed a positive opening milk price for the forthcoming season, up 14.5 percent on the current year. The Korumburra-based processor is the first company to announce its opening price, revealing a farmgate milk price range of $6.40-6.70/kg of milk solids for July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. Burra Foods chief executive…

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Where should a new school be built? »

03:14 pm | THE Bass Coast community is invited to have its say about a new junior secondary campus. Students, teachers, parents, school council members and residents are invited to participate in an online survey and a community drop-in session on Tuesday, June 4 from 2pm to 7pm at San Remo Recreation Centre, 1A Wynne Road, San Remo.…

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40 years of twilight netball »

12:40 pm | LEONGATHA and District Netball Association is celebrating 40 years of twilight competition this year.The twilight netball has been an enormous success for the association since its inception in 1979. A request from junior members to hold a night netball competition was presented and discussed but the majority were not in favour.A trial competition was agreed upon and…

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Rural News

Burra jumps out of gate »

01:13 pm | BURRA Foods has revealed a positive opening milk price for the forthcoming season, up 14.5 percent on the current year. The Korumburra-based processor is the first company to announce its…

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Dairy code on hold »

01:08 pm | FRUSTRATED dairy farmers will have to wait until after the federal election for the mandatory Dairy Code of Conduct to be released.…

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Inquiry to probe farm trespass laws »

12:29 pm | A PARLIAMENTARY inquiry to investigate farm trespass laws and protect Victorian farmers will be established. While the Coalition and the Victorian Farmers…

May 7 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
Mentors lend a hand on-farm » Can-Am vehicles turn heads » Burra’s optimism buoys farmers » Aaron inspires farmers through hardship » Control of wild dogs and foxes helped by bounty »

Business

Country star to rock Wonthaggi »

02:30 pm | Country Music icon, Troy Cassar-Daley, will ride into town this Friday on the back of the recent successful release of his Greatest…

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Team rapport most important »

01:16 pm | COMING to work is easy when you have a great team of staff around you. Ash Noorman, spare parts manager at Chapman…

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IGA community chest » Making a positive difference » TLC pays off for local winemaker » Taking all the pain out of life » TAXI ISSUES GETS RSL CLUB ROLLING »

Go New Zealand by rail, cruise and coach »

03:55 pm | A FULLY escorted trip, departing and arriving in Leongatha, is now available on a magnificent New Zealand departure in March 2020, courtesy Leongatha Travel and Cruise. Your holiday will encompass…

May 7 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

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