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Hospital receives $10,000 grant

IN celebration of a 100 year legacy of giving, Commonwealth Bank donated $10,000 to Gippsland Southern Health Service for its oncology unit last Wednesday. Commonwealth Bank employees will give $10 million to community organisations this summer, with 1000 Centenary Grants valued at $10,000 being distributed from February 21. Gippsland Southern Health Service (GSHS) received a […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Finns delight Meeniyan

THE posters mentioned two Finns. Yet on Tuesday and Wednesday night Meeniyan got a full reunion of New Zealand’s first musical family, as Neil and eldest son Liam were joined by mum Sharon on bass and backing vocals, and youngest Elroy on drums. Lyrebird Arts Council have had a handful of shows that have sold […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

Celebrate The Hills Are Alive’s 10th anniversary

GRASSROOTS Victorian music festival mainstay The Hills Are Alive is blowing out 10 candles in 2018 and the venue, The Farm at Krowera, is once again set to become the heart of Australian music come March. The three day music festival will be held from Friday, March 23 through to Sunday, March 25 at The […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

North meets south for dairy discussion

THE Biogipps Discussion Group recently hosted a group of dairy farmers from northern Victoria during one of its regular meetings. Krowera farmers Sean and Lisa Monson were the host farmers, welcoming the Murray Dairy region farmers on an unseasonably wet and windy summer’s day. The Murray Dairy farmers were keen to come down and see […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Rural News | Read More »

Sound shell proposal advances

THE campaign for a sound shell at a popular Inverloch park is gaining pace. The community project aims to build a modern performance centre to cater for the many shows already held in The Glade, with a vision to hold even more. The sound shell is a joint project of the Inverloch and District and […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Hospital receives $10,000 grant

IN celebration of a 100 year legacy of giving, the Commonwealth Bank donated $10,000 to Gippsland Southern Health Service for its oncology unit last Wednesday. Commonwealth Bank employees will give $10 million to community organisations this summer, with 1000 Centenary Grants valued at $10,000 being distributed from February 21. Gippsland Southern Health Service (GSHS) received […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Strong field contests Inverloch triathlon

JUST over 80 people took on the Bass Coast Barracudas Twilight Triathlon in Inverloch on Saturday. Participants completed a 500 metre swim at the Inverloch Inlet, a 25 kilometre bike ride to Cape Paterson and a five kilometre run. Wonthaggi’s Matt Sullivan placed first with a ripper time of one hour, five minutes and 14 […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Mossvale attracts musical crowd

MUSIC lovers enjoyed a peaceful and laid back day at the Music for the People event in Mossvale Park, Berrys Creek, on Sunday. South Gippsland Shire Brass Band, South Gippsland Concert Band, Wonthaggi Citizens Band and the Royal Australian Navy Band performed wonderfully throughout the day. Music for the People is a non profit event […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Community | Read More »

Magnificent show at Foster

WEATHER did not deter a big crowd from attending the 111th Foster Show on Saturday. An estimated crowd of 2500 visitors took a punt against the weather and turned out to the Foster Showgrounds to be entertained for several hours by various activities, exhibits and wonderful live music. “The main arena was the focus for […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Community | Read More »

The Hills Are Alive – 10 year anniversary

GRASSROOTS Victorian music festival mainstay The Hills Are Alive three day festival is blowing out 10 candles in 2018 and the venue, The Farm at Krowera, is once again set to become the heart of Australian music come March. The past 10 years has earned The Hills Are Alive a reputation for discovering and promoting […]

February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Arts & Entertainment | Read More »

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