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Demon delight for students

Melbourne Demon’s footballers arrived to legions of excited football fans when they conducted a football Superclinic at Leongatha Primary School last Tuesday (23). The clinic catered for students from Leongatha Primary School, South Gippsland Specialist School and St Lawrence O’Toole Primary School, with more than 300 students in attendance. The clinic was repeated Tuesday afternoon […]

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Mother, daughter survive crash

EMERGENCY services were called to Nerrena last Wednesday when a car veered off the road and into a paddock. The vehicle was carrying a mother and her five year old daughter when it lost control at the intersection of Nerrena and Christoffersens roads. Police said the vehicle hit a ditch, drove through a barrier and […]

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Riders tough it out with tempo

LEONGATHA Cycling Club conducted the annual road titles on Saturday at the Korrine circuit. A cold north west to westerly wind made it a tough day for riding. The Senior field completed three laps of the circuit whilst the B Grade field raced two laps, the Junior 17 field two laps and the Under 15 […]

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Council urged to lead CSG protest

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council has been urged to listen to the community and publicly oppose coal and coal seam gas (CSG) exploration licences and projects in the region. Council has been told to follow the lead of other councils – including Bass Coast Shire – and declare its unconditional opposition to the controversial mining techniques. […]

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Croquet with a cause

LEONGATHA Croquet Club donned pink on the lawn last Saturday at its fundraiser for cancer research. The club saw members of the Korumburra Croquet Club join forces for an afternoon of croquet, games and afternoon tea catered by club members and families. Leongatha Croquet Club held a raffle and all green fees for the day […]

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Boxing base for Leongatha

BOXING now has a permanent home in Leongatha with a new ring, matting and gymnasium established at 2 Holt Street, Leongatha. On Monday night, June 22 more than 50 enthusiasts, many being members of the Corner Inlet Boxing Club, got together to celebrate the opening. This included coaches Brad Anderson and Scott Bindloss, Sergeant Dale […]

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Careers explored at Newhaven College

NEWHAVEN College students looked to the future recently to explore their post-secondary options at the college’s annual careers expo. This year’s expo was the biggest yet, with 40 exhibitors providing 330 years 9 to 12 students and parents with ideas and advice on tertiary study and a broad spectrum of employment options. Careers coordinator Hugh […]

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Dumbalk dials up

MEMBERS of the Dumbalk community are elated by the prospect of improved mobile phone service in the area. State and Federal governments have announced a major project to construct 109 new mobile towers across regional Victoria over the next three years under the Mobile Black Spot Program. The project will see 14 new towers erected […]

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Hiring saves stress and money

WHY buy when you can hire? Whatever the job, usually there is a piece of equipment to hire to make the task easier. A chainsaw can be a temperamental piece of equipment and anyone who has used one knows the annoyance of blunt chains, and the danger for that matter. That kind of problem hardly […]

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Five years of exceptional dental implant care

SOUTH Gippsland Dental Clinic, one of the leading dental clinics in Gippsland, is celebrating five years of outstanding service to the Gippsland community in the field of dental implants. The clinic’s Dr Taehee Lee is thrilled to say that since introducing their dental implant service in Gippsland five years ago, when he moved his family […]

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